Miscellaneous Cogitations of an Artist:
|Posted on April 7, 2010 at 9:40 PM|
Alan Kushan is about tuning, very subtle tuning! Everything about him is in tune. He builds his beautifully crafted one-of-a-kind bass Santurs from the finest oriental wood and adds extra bass strings and resonators allowing him to create a new harmonic pallet capable of exploring what he calls "the origins of our questions".
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|Posted on March 25, 2010 at 9:40 PM|
|Posted on March 24, 2010 at 12:55 AM|
Who is out there?
As long as I can remember, I have always been fascinated by the unlimited source of energy that shapes the magical mysteries of the universe. Certainly it is a great challenge forman's physical and mental capacities to comprehend the true dimensionsof such an enigma.Read Full Post »
|Posted on March 23, 2010 at 10:46 AM|
The musicians/artists in exile
For many Iranian artists living in exile, there are always the elementsof fear, doubt and self-aggrandizement.
Add to this the great disunity and general lack of solidarity amongst most Iranian people, who have originally never been "informed" (i.e. could b...Read Full Post »
|Posted on March 23, 2010 at 10:45 AM|
The Qajar king Mozafaredin Shah ordered the construction of a replica of Paris’ Champs-Elysées in Teheran.
This later came to be known as"Laalezaar Street", whose small theat...Read Full Post »
|Posted on March 23, 2010 at 10:38 AM|
Art and the human quest
Truly it would be very hard to explain or articulate what is art, or at least what we call art, within the parameters of man’s boundaries, even if one could.
First, one needs to understand and be clear ab...Read Full Post »
|Posted on March 23, 2010 at 12:47 AM|
Geometry in Music.
The sound of music, regardless of whether it is produced by an instrument such as a guitar, or a human voice, is always going to be limited foras long as we haven’t achieved a better understanding of our feeling sand emotions.
What is the ...Read Full Post »