Still want to go on a road trip here.
James Turrell, Roden Crater, Arizona
“Situated near the Grand Canyon and Arizona’s Painted Desert is Roden Crater, an extinct volcano the artist has been transforming into a celestial observatory for the past thirty years. Working with cosmological phenomena that have interested man since the dawn of civilization and have prompted responses such as Stonehenge and the Mayan calendar, Turrell’s crater brings the heavens down to earth, linking the actions of people with the movements of planets and distant galaxies.”
If I hit 15k, I’m declaring RSS bankruptcy and marking all as read.
Wow, the MUTO guys are at it again. What a great art form. I would love to know how they work…how they choose a site and how much of the unfolding story is planned in advance. Or maybe I just want to watch, mesmerized.
Mt. St. Helens Vietnam Band filmed this excellent video for their song “Albatross Albatross Albatross” in Washington’s San Juan Islands — partly at my family property on Orcas Island.
My brother and his friends arranged it – see my bro’s behind-the-music shots here.
Update: Devin details the entire production process on Crunchgear.
Two great things:
NYC mural by Brazilian brothers Os Gemeos. Need more of this.
Lady Gaga’s “Paparazzi” reminds us how great a music video can be.
Look who took a break from dancing on a moving train, falling for Deepika Padukone, shilling for Pepsi, and generally being the icon of a billion people…to add me on his Twitter!
Hi, Chris Coldewey (krrish).
Shahrukh Khan (shahrukh_khan) is now following your updates on Twitter.
Check out Shahrukh Khan’s profile here:
Facebook social network visualization from Nexus.
Hat tip to SM
While we were living in Mumbai, I got hooked up in the Bollywood scene and ended up shooting a highly ridiculous video for playback singer Kumar Sanu. The song was finally released in January 2009, and my efforts are embedded below for your viewing pleasure.
Kumar Sanu – Dekhun Raat Din Tere Sapne – (or as we knew it during filming, Wee Yahee Yahoo)