Tag Archive: death

Ars Moriendi – Wellcome Collection

Through a party wall Joanna Walsh shared the experience of her elderly neighbour becoming gradually less able to look after herself and drawing closer to death. It prompted an investigation into the art… Continue reading

Light sculpture inspired by Buddhist ideas of death

Scooting round Vimeo as I sometimes do, I found a light sculpture by Rachel Garrard called ‘The Clear Light of Death’. The work uses motion sensors to control lights arranged in the shape… Continue reading

Louise Bourgeois, 1911-2010

Louise Bourgeois, originally uploaded by platoisboring. Louise Bourgeois died today at the Beth Israel Medical Center in Manhattan after suffering a heart attack at the weekend. She was 98. She’s probably best known… Continue reading