These aren't all about visual art but audio documentaries I'm feeling at the moment:
99% invisible Short documentaries about design.
Love and Radio: Some of the best unconventional docs I've heard particularly the recent ones. The one about the bank robbing cyclist and the boxing promotor...
Since watching 'Tims Vermeer' I've been hammering arts docs, loads of decent old BBC ones archived on Youtube. The 'three cities' thing on bbc4 was pretty good also.
Any stand out ones that come to mind?
Seems like a bit of a a golden era at the moment for official releases anyway. Not really sure why, lots of kids I meet seem to be getting in to Fela. Prob helped a bit by Nas sampling Mulatu Astatke, William Onyeabors success, ethnomusicy blogs, and resurgence of digging and vinyl culture.
Sound Healers Volume 1 (Free Compilation)
Sound Healers Volume 1 is a free Compilation project compiled by Leeds Producer Bambooman , created to help shed light on some amazing forward thinking producers from across the globe.
The Compilation includes 14 beutifully crafted tracks from the...
Map of libraries under threat: http://maps.google.co.uk/maps/ms?ie=UTF8&oe=UTF8&msa=0&msid=210849821991286385577.00049636af20aee18bb14
Basically I'm offering some free graphic design work for anyone who's interested. Since being made redundant last year. I've had a bit of a career rethink. I'm currently working part-time, so have a bit of time on my hands and I'm thinking about retraining in design.
I need some proper briefs...
I seem to be in the minority here but found 'inception' dreadful, like being trapped inside of a perfume advert, expensive, over stylized and vapid. A heady mix of trixy Escher optical illusions, ropey dreamlike surrealism and post-matrix cod philosophy all made me fell a bit woozy and cheated...
I keep watching this video at the moment. One of the best things to come out the 90's.
I suppose you cant talk about rap videos without mentioning Hype Williams.