"Artworks are the virtual traces of a ceaseless process of becoming." -- Henri Focillon

"THESE HANDS" call for entries

"THESE HANDS" call for entries
Click photo to view details of newest CHRISTINE TARANTINO project.

FLUX-USA welcomes visitors from over 40 countries daily. Artists, curators, and other arts leaders who wish to contribute to this blog, please contact me. tarantinochristine@yahoo.com


September 2012

Christine A. Tarantino - Hjuler BROTKATZE collaborations on exhibit at FzKKe Gallery, Germany, Sept. 1 - 30, 2012. http://fluxusa.blogspot.com/2012/09/brotkatzen-exhibit-opens-sept-1.html

With the Blood of a Daylily - Poems & Drawings by the Homeless Poet by Christine A. Tarantino, published by Words of Light:

THESE HANDS PRAY FOR GERONIMO, a visual poem of American Indians, by Christine A. Tarantino, published by Words of Light:

Christine A. Tarantino's ECDYSIS, snake skin artist book exhibited with 99 other book artists in Italy, curated by Maddalena Castegnaro. http://fluxusa.blogspot.com/2012/09/mirabilibrimostra-internazionale-di.html

Christine A. Tarantino, Sign and Language Group Exhibit, Open Stal, The Netherlands.

Christine A. Tarantino series of 40,"Being Human" published by Redfoxpress, Assembling Box #20, Ireland.

RED LIPS - What is Your Version for Me? by Christine Tarantino is published by Words of Light now available in print or eBook formats. New version includes ALL 42 artists from 13 countries plus additional text and images by Christine Tarantino.

August internet art exhibit @ CHRISTINE TARANTINO COLLECTION features artist STEVE RANDOM. http://christinetarantinocollection.blogspot.com/2012/08/steve-random-usa.html

WORDS OF LIGHT BOOKS, Art Publications By Contemporary Artists, new blog offering various format books published by Christine A. Tarantino. www.wordsoflightbooks.blogspot.com

Christine A. Tarantino/Words of Light publishes THE SKY EMBRACES THE GREAT WORLD by Walter Festuccia. http://www.lulu.com/shop/walter-festuccia/the-sky-embraces-the-great-world/paperback/product-20294750.html

Christine Tarantino, "Instant Person 1 & 2", self-portraits with Polaroid Camera for POLAROID MADNESS, project of Franticham, Ireland. On-line exhibit and exhibition Kassel, Germany during the DOCUMENTA 2012.http://wordsoflightart.blogspot.com/2012/02/no-426-instant-person-1-2.html
Exhibition "INSTANT PEOPLE"250 polaroid self-portraits by 175 artists from 22 countries.11.– 23. Juli 2012 Zur Eröffnung der Ausstellung am Mittwoch, dem 11. Juli 2012 ab 19 Uhr möchten wir Sie und Ihre Freunde herzlich in denKasseler KunstvereinWerner-Hilpert-Straße 2334117 Kassel, einladen.

Christine A. TARANTINO, "Ecdysis" artist book exhibited at Villa Excelsa, Sannicola, Italia. Curator, Maddalena Castegnaro
Opening night: http://fluxusa.blogspot.com/2012/07/naturalia-animalia-artist-book-exhibit.html

July internet art exhibit @ Christine Tarantino Collection features Anna Banana, Darlene Altschul, & John Mountain.

"THESE HANDS" call for entries, newest project from Christine TARANTINO.

June internet art exhibit @ Christine Tarantino Collection features Antoni Miró.

"Fear No NewNew Art" artist book published by Redfoxpress, Assembling Box #19, Ireland.

"E-mail Between the Artist & Her Lover" artist book exhibited Villa Giulia, Italia. Curator Marisa Cortese.

"WHO AM I?" artist book exhibited Mostra Internazionale, Italia. Curator Virginia Milici.

"RED LIPS of Christine Tarantino", art booklet by Bruno Chiarlone published in Italy. http://fluxusa.blogspot.com/2012/05/red-lips-of-christine-tarantino-by.html

May internet art exhibit @ CHRISTINE TARANTINO COLLECTION features artist RYOSUKE COHEN.

Christine TARANTINO, "RED LIPS FOR DALAI LAMA" exhibition @ INviso, Padiglione TIBET, Associazione
Sal Viana frazione Saliana Pianello del Lario (CO)curated by Ruggero Maggi. http://fluxusa.blogspot.com/2012/04/inviso-padiglione-tibet-cura-di-ruggero.html

April internet art exhibit @ CHRISTINE TARANTINO COLLECTION features artists Daniel C. Boyer and Richard Canard. http://christinetarantinocollection.blogspot.com/2012/04/daniel-c-boyer-richard-canard.html

Christine Tarantino, "NEWNEW ART Mono-Prints" published in
"Franticham's Fluxus Assembling Box Nr 18", Redfoxpress, IRELAND.

DODODADIANI featured this month in internet art exhibit at
Christine Tarantino Collection. Dododadiani internet art exhibit.

RED LIPS Project: What is your version for me? Send to:
tarantinochristine@yahoo.com or RED LIPS, Box 121, Wendell, MA 01379 USA
"Sometimes I need red apple. Sometimes I need red
Nam June Paik
Your RED LIPS art modification will yield online documentation, mailed
documentation, and potential publication. Please include a mailing address with
your submission.

Christine Tarantino, "Better Together: Harmony; Radiance; Consciousness; Evolution",
International Mother Language Day Art Exhibit, Kathmandu, NEPAL, by invitation of Rafique Sulayman, Curator.

Christine Tarantino, "Flux-USA Gallery of Stars with Lucy Chew Intervention" http://wordsoflightart.blogspot.com/2011/12/no-403-flux-usa-galaxy.html
exhibited in Group Show: Fluxfest Chicago 2012 (Chicago, USA) FROM THE ARCHIVE Mailart and Fluxus from the archives of Fluxus/St. Louis. Opening reception Chicago Art Institute, Joan Flasch Library.

February online art exhibits from 'The Christine Tarantino Collection' features Belgian artists Guido Vermeulen and Gerson Wenglinski. http://christinetarantinocollection.blogspot.com/2012/01/guido-vermeulen-and-gerson-wenglinski.html

Christine Tarantino, "RED-BERRY Series" published in "Franticham's Fluxus Assembling Box Nr 17", Redfoxpress, IRELAND.
http://wordsoflightart.blogspot.com/2011/05/no-377-red-berry-stained-series.html http://www.redfoxpress.com/ass.box17.html

FAX Exhibit, The DeVos Art Museum, Michigan, USA, curated by Ribas; organized by The Drawing Center and ICI, NYC. TARANTINO "I of the EYE-FAX", asemic writing series: http://wordsoflightart.blogspot.com/2012/01/no-416-i-of-eye-fax.html

Wooden Postcard Exhibit, Stehekin Post Office, Stehekin, Washington, USA. Work by Christine Tarantino: http://christinetarantino.blogspot.com/2012/01/outgoing-wooden-postcards-mail-art.html

Christine Tarantino, "PhotoBooth" work published in new book, "Photobooth Performances" by Ginny Lloyd.

Christine Tarantino, Mail Art and Video Performance at Galleriea Terre Rare, Bologna, Italy, January 28 - February 8, 2012. Project of Maurizio Follin, Italia. http://fluxusa.blogspot.com/2012/01/no-commercial-potential-phaze-ii-show.html

Christine Tarantino, RED LIPS for Dalai Lama, collage exhibited at Venice Biennial Tibet Pavilion – Palazzo delle Esposizioni Sala Nervi - Torino, project of Ruggero Maggi, Milan, Italy.

Christine Tarantino exhibited at Foundation IK New Year Celebration Exhibit "I WISH", The Netherlands, by invitation of Ko de Jonge.

The Christine Tarantino Collection, newest Christine Tarantino art blog started on January 1, 2012. Showcasing selected works from my 20 year collection of works on paper from artists around the globe.

Christine Tarantino-Hjuler BROTKATZE Collaboration exhibited at GALERIE "Offenes Atelier D.U. Design", Austria, Barbara Rapp, Curator.


Festival Miden

Cari amici, noi siamo felici d'informare la partecipazione del GRUPPO SINESTETICO (Video "This is art") al Festival Miden Carge a Soul in Chios il 5 novembre 2011 il video in 4 programmi di schermatura dall'ultima edizione del Festival, come presentato a luglio 2011 in Kalamata, in Chios una bella isola greca di Mare Egeo ed Orientale.
I programmi selezionati sono:
Charge a Soul, LOL, Feeling Lucky and A last Instruction to the Grass.
Saranno presentati sabato 5/11/2011 (la Carge a Soul, LOL) e domenica 6/11 (Feeling Lucky, A Last Instruction to the Grass), 7-9 di sera ad Artspace "Kalliopi" in co-operazione con Chios Photography Club, con ingresso gratis per il pubblico.

Subject: participation in special screenings of Festival Miden in Chios
Dear friends,
we are happy to inform you that Festival Miden has been invited to present 4 screening programs from the last edition of the festival, as presented in July 2011 in Kalamata, in Chios, a beautiful Greek island of Eastern Aegean Sea.
The programs that have been selected are: Charge a Soul, LOL, Feeling Lucky and A last Instruction to the Grass.
They will be presented on Saturday 5/11/2011 (Charge A soul, LOL) and Sunday 6/11 (Feeling Lucky, A Last Instruction to the Grass), 7-9 p.m. at Artspace "Kalliopi" in co-operation with Chios Photography Club, with free entrance for the public.
Participating artists/works:
Saturday 5/11

1. Nadine Arbeiter, Realities we live in, Germany 2011, 3.12

2. Constantin Luser & Stefan Arztmann, The Red Rope, Austria/Croatia 2011, 8.25

3. Hua Peng, Inhibited the time to live, China 2008, 4.41

4. Paul Freeman, Sigmund & Jacques: Beneath the Valley of Object A, Canada 2011, 3.35

5. Martha Koumarianou, Pixel Memories, Greece 2009, 2.39

6. Aurimas Švedas, Two Figures (Basics of Communication), Lithuania 2010, 4.14

7. Alexander Miehle, The trail begins, but the travel is already over, Germany 2010, 2.30

8. Aris Triferis, Reverie, Greece 2011, 2.45

9. Lucija Mrzljak, Borders and bridges, Croatia 2009, 1.17

10. Anka Kocevar, Ex passu , Slovenia 2009, 4.02

11. Victoria Traub, Rain, Hungary 2008, 5.00

12. Yuliya Lanina, Birds and Bees, USA 2010 2.46

13. Balazs Szabo, Rom, Hungary 2010, 5.11

14. NOMINT, The Holy Chicken of Life and Music, Greece 2010, 3.00


1. Nenko Genov, Where is your head, Bulgaria 2010, 6.54

2. Jeroen Nelemans, Red Alert, USA 2008, 1.42

3. Jose Salas, Totes Kino, Germany 2010, 4.32

4. Boe-lin Bastian, Jellies (Coupling Series), Australia 2010, 4.13

5. Stefan Adamski, Induction, Poland 2010, 3.16

6. Chiara Balsamo, MI2 from outer space, Italy 2010, 2.32

7. Yuliya Lanina, Dodo-Valse, USA 2010, 2.46

8. Eva Olsson, Repeating itself, Sweden 2010, 3.42

9. Christin Bolewski, Universal tourist, Germany 2010, 7.46

10. Jenn Berger, Cheeta, USA 2009, 0.43

11. Rudolf Costin, O dada, Romania 2010, 1.43

12. Joacélio Batista, If I ask myself, Why do my lips refuse to answer?, Brazil 2010, 3.00

13. Timo Wright, Self-Portrait, Finland 2010, 2.19

14. GRUPPO SINESTETICO, This is art, Italy 2007, 0.30

15. Wolf D. Schreiber, 60 seconds out of humour, Germany 2010, 1.00

16. MOBTIK, Departure 09:15, Germany 2010, 0.05

Sunday 6/11


1. Paride Di Stefano, Video Anthropos III “Melamangio”, Italy 2010, 4.25

2. Konstantinos Bourdos, Blue Color Blue, Greece 2009, 7.03

3. Tsimpinis Thanasis, KARPOS, Greece 2010, 3.34

4. Espiridon Roumeliotis, 3aRt ‘the movie’, Greece 2011, 1.57

5. Mayye Zayed, The Lady Bug, Egypt 2010, 0.35

6. Igor Masera, The Island of Iz, Slovenia 2010, 4.58

7. Lei Benben, Original face, China 2009, 10.00

8. Masha Diamonshtein, Datura, Israel 2009, 1.30

9. Daina Papadaki, Nightfall of Eden, Cyprus 2010, 8.40

10. Marina Fomenko, (Non)strategies, Russia 2008, 3.23

11. Dulce Villasana, Sometimes, Mexico 2008, 1.14

12. Gian Luigi Braggio, Water Source, Italy 2009, 2.33

13. Susanne Wiegner, Just Midnight, Germany 2010, 3.37

14. Juliana Alvarenga, Winter garden, Brazil 2010, 3.40

15. YELP & MeMSéA, Still Burnt, Greece 2010, 8.00

16. CILEMA REISEN, Untitled, Italy 2010, 7.26

17. Viktoria Gudnadottir, Curiosity, Netherlands 2006, 1.00


1. Jung-Chul Hur, Moment Two, Korea 2010, 5.45

2. Kayoko Omi, Animal Farm, France 2010, 3.48

3. Christine Lucy Latimer, Fruit Flies, Canada 2010, 1.30

4. Jonathan Moss, St Louis. Path 1, France 2011, 2.27

5. Ioanna Myrka, Sorry mum, Greece 2006, 3.00

6. Sofia Touboura, SAMPLE RETURNS, Greece 2006-2011, 7.36

7. Emeka Ogboh, Land of opportunity, Nigeria 2010, 3.12

Thank you once again for your participation in Festival Miden and best wishes to everyone!
The festival's team
(Kindness of Antonio Sassu, Italia)

No comments: