Tuesday, August 19, 2008

Calligraphy Exhibition

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Gennadiy Vasilyevich Pavlov - Earth and Sky



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Jean Larcger - Latin Alphabet



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Karen Ackoff - Aardwolf



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Çevik Savaş - Thuluth Basmala.
Signed. In the name of God, most gracious, most merciful



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Victor Egorovich Saliev - A script sketch



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Vsevolod Petrovich Sventokhovsky - The Terratological Alphabet



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Claudio Gil
(Alterated uncial. Flora Graphica silk screen poster.
Vinilic gold and black ink on paper)



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Gennadiy Vasilyevich Pavlov - Ognevoushki



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Georgy Ivanovitch Kozubov - Dance of letters



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Hans Maierhofer - The Golden Sphere


All illustrations are © the respective artist.


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11 comments :

Jeanie Nelson said...

These are incredible! Did you compile this group just for Bibliodyssey, or is there and actual "Calligraphy Exhibition" going on somewhere. I'm also intrigued by comparing the lettering styles of so many different cultures.

trirrafael said...

BREATHLESS

peacay said...

Yes, there is an actual exhibition going on but no, it's nothing to do with me.

September 16-21, 2008
MVK International Exhibition Company has launched a new socially important project, International Calligraphic Exhibition. The aim of the project is to form a beautiful and healthy society through the art of calligraphy.
Venue: St.Petersburg State academic institute of painting, sculpture and architecture n.a. I.E. Repin of the Russian Academy of Arts.
Organizers: the National Union of Calligraphers and MVK Exhibition Company [LINK]

Karla said...

I like the idea of "a beautiful and healthy society through the art of calligraphy." After all, our physical activities have their effect on the brain...

gl. said...

so, SO beautiful!

Julia said...

They Are so beautiful that I had to comment and I'm glad that I did cause of the exhibition details.

meggiecat said...

Oh, thank you. I am almost always enchanted by the feasts you provide.
Kathy

peacay said...

Nice to hear from you Meggiecat!

sweety said...

WOW! HOW?

kathymccreedy said...

SUCH beautiful calligraphy work shown here! I'm having a hard time deciding on a favorite! Wish I could see the entire exhibit in person... thank you for sharing this with us!

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