Rio Carnival 2014

The largest and most famous Carnival –in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil–took place this weekend. The city’s 6 million residents, along with more than 900,000 tourists, crowded the streets for days of rowdy, joyous parades and extravagant processions by the city’s best samba schools. (via)  

Underwater by Trish Woodford

“I am a photographer who loves capturing a moment in time. I love to take images that reflect a mood, a feeling, a connection with the viewer – to create a permanent memory. Each moment will never be the same, they are fleeting……but can be captured thru the lens so it can be re-lived and…

LANDED by Ian Strange

Positioned on the forecourt of the Art Gallery of South Australia, LANDED is a new site specific sculptural work commissioned for the 2014 Biennial of Australian Art made by Ian Strange. Art Gallery of South Australia. (via Lustik)    

Tran Nguyen

Tran Nguyen is a Georgia-based artist. Born in Vietnam and raised in the States, she received a BFA in Illustration from Savannah College of Art and Design. She is fascinated with creating visuals that can be used as a psycho-therapeutic support vehicle, exploring the mind’s dreamscape. Her paintings are created with a soft, delicate quality…

William Klein: In Pictures

An exclusive interview with photographer William Klein and a first-ever glimpse behind the scenes at his Paris studio. ‘Almost everything is coincidence and luck and chance.’ William Klein is one of the twentieth century’s most important photographers and film-makers and in this interview for Tate Media, he discusses his experience photographing on the streets of…

Richard Mosse: The Impossible Image

Artist and photographer Richard Mosse reveals the stories behind the making of his latest film, ‘The Enclave’ (2013), in the Democratic Republic of Congo, which will be shown in the Irish Pavilion at this year’s 55th Venice Biennale. — Ireland’s representative at the Venice Art Biennale 2013, the world’s foremost art event, will be Richard Mosse.…