Kat Von D

Kat Von D, also known as Katherine von Drachenberg was born on March 8, 1982 in Montemorelos, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. Her grandmother, Clara von Drachenberg inspired her for art and music. She got her first tattoo at 14 and quit school at 16 to become a tattoo artist. Von D married fellow tattoo artist Oliver…

Week 9 Activity,Cuisine

  I chose cuisine for this week’s activity. As we know, we can mix any food stuff together to have a new food. But, the important here is that not only it should have the body needs, but also at the end it should have a good taste and appearance to eat. One of the…

Activity of week 8, street photography

This week’s activity was very fun, and at the same time hard. I liked the idea, but I wasn’t sure I could do it. I decided to take pictures of fashion people like Scott Schuman. Before doing this activity, I didn’t know that finding fashion people on the street is this much hard. I live…

Scott Schuman

Scott Schuman is a Founder, blogger, and photographer. He began The Sartorialist with the idea of creating a two-way dialogue about the world of fashion and its relationship to daily life. After leaving his position as director of men’s fashion at his showroom to take care of his daughter in September 2005, he began carrying a digital…

Janet Cardiff

Janet Cardiff was born on March 15, 1957. She is a Canadian artist who works chiefly with sound and sound installations; especially a form she calls audio walks. She works in collaboration with her husband and partner George Bures Miller. They have been working together since the mid 1990s, creating illusionary spaces in which the acoustic…

Week 7 Activity: Visiting LACMA museum

This week’s activity is visiting a museum. I visited the LACMA museum for this activity, and I enjoyed a lot of the different art works there. We can see many different art work like contemporary, modern, Islamic,… in this museum. I enjoyed seeing all the works of arts that the museum displayed and they were…

Week 6 Activity, Landscape with a corpse

This week’s activity is kind of wired. Actually, I don’t like to die, so I prefer no even think about it. At the beginning, when I saw the topic, it seemed funny. But later, when I thought this is serious and I have to think about my own death, I became sad. Because, I didn’t…

Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol was born on August 6, 1928 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, when he was 8 years old, he contracted Chorea, a rare and sometimes fatal disease of the nervous system that left him bedridden for several months. His mother was an embroiderer. While Warhol was sick in bed, his mother that herself was a skillful…