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Experience the world of moving image art through Pamela Kramlich’s eyes as we journey through her visionary collection of art built up over the past 30 years

In Conversation With Moving Image Collector Pamela Kramlich

Experience the world of moving image art through Pamela Kramlich’s eyes as we journey through her visionary collection of art built up over the past 30 years

By the time of the Millennium, moving image art had infiltrated the art world. Artists like Pipilotti Rist and Bill Viola were becoming household names, Rist’s lavish large-scale installations and Viola’s theatrical ‘total environments’ had proven how moving image art works could create transfixing experiences that could extend beyond the screen.

A BRIEF HISTORY OF MOVING IMAGE ART: PART II

By the time of the Millennium, moving image art had infiltrated the art world. Artists like Pipilotti Rist and Bill Viola were becoming household names, Rist’s lavish large-scale installations and Viola’s theatrical ‘total environments’ had proven how moving image art works could create transfixing experiences that could extend beyond the screen.

As moving image art enters a new era of heightened relevance, consistently reflecting our shared experiences, one of the main inspirations for the Dream Commission, so we look back to the humble origins of the medium to see how it has evolved from experimental novelty to a futuristic mainstay of contemporary art.

A Brief History Of Moving Image Art: Part I

As moving image art enters a new era of heightened relevance, consistently reflecting our shared experiences, one of the main inspirations for the Dream Commission, so we look back to the humble origins of the medium to see how it has evolved from experimental novelty to a futuristic mainstay of contemporary art.

We explore the innovative work of the dream commission winner, who has gained critical acclaim for arresting visual displays that harness digital technology to explore themes including identity, memory, and longing.

Winners Dream Commission: Life In Dreams

We explore the innovative work of the dream commission winner, who has gained critical acclaim for arresting visual displays that harness digital technology to explore themes including identity, memory, and longing.

Introducing the winner of Muse, the Rolls-Royce Art Programme’s Dream Commission 2021: American artist Sondra Perry.

Winners Dream Commission

Introducing the winner of Muse, the Rolls-Royce Art Programme’s Dream Commission 2021: American artist Sondra Perry.

Uber-art collector and founder of Beijing’s X Museum, Michael Xufu Huang, joins Muse in conversation.

Generation Next

Uber-art collector and founder of Beijing’s X Museum, Michael Xufu Huang, joins Muse in conversation.

Like many fairy tales, the world of immersive art lies beyond the imagination. By placing the viewer centre stage, with senses ignited, this far-away land comes to life.

Art in 360

Like many fairy tales, the world of immersive art lies beyond the imagination. By placing the viewer centre stage, with senses ignited, this far-away land comes to life.

From algorithmic beauty to multisensory installations, prepare to be immersed and transported into a land of dreams.

2021: Looking Ahead to a Year of Moving Image Art

From algorithmic beauty to multisensory installations, prepare to be immersed and transported into a land of dreams.

Moving-image works took on a whole new relevance in 2020 as an unprecedented shift to digital ignited creativity in this field and allowed it to reach an audience on a scale like never before.

Muse - A Year In Moving Image

Moving-image works took on a whole new relevance in 2020 as an unprecedented shift to digital ignited creativity in this field and allowed it to reach an audience on a scale like never before.

Muse, the Rolls-Royce art programme and their partner Fondation Beyeler looked at the fascinating world of art collecting in relation to moving image art.

Collecting and Curating Media Art

Muse, the Rolls-Royce art programme and their partner Fondation Beyeler looked at the fascinating world of art collecting in relation to moving image art.

The Dream Commission celebrates moving-image works created by emerging and mid-career artists worldwide.

The Dream Commission

The Dream Commission celebrates moving-image works created by emerging and mid-career artists worldwide.

The Dream Commission, Muse’s flagship initiative, strives to support this spirit of innovation at a time when it has never been more vital.

The Dream Commission - Shortlist

The Dream Commission, Muse’s flagship initiative, strives to support this spirit of innovation at a time when it has never been more vital.

Discover new pioneering commissions from today’s most exciting contemporary artists and creatives.

Pioneering Commissions

Discover new pioneering commissions from today’s most exciting contemporary artists and creatives.

A forward-looking vision that fosters creativity through collaboration with boundary-pushing artists.

Cao Fei: Blueprints

A forward-looking vision that fosters creativity through collaboration with boundary-pushing artists.

A forward-looking vision that fosters creativity through collaboration with boundary-pushing artists.

Muse: The Rolls-Royce Art Programme

A forward-looking vision that fosters creativity through collaboration with boundary-pushing artists.

Muse, the Rolls-Royce Art Programme proudly presents Art of Perfection: Data Painting, an original work from acclaimed media artist Refik Anadol.

Art of Perfection

Muse, the Rolls-Royce Art Programme proudly presents Art of Perfection: Data Painting, an original work from acclaimed media artist Refik Anadol.

Dan Holdsworth’s ‘Acceleration Structures’ explores and examines the topography of three great Alpine glaciers using geomapping technology, like no artist has done before.

A Topographic Tale of Beauty

Dan Holdsworth’s ‘Acceleration Structures’ explores and examines the topography of three great Alpine glaciers using geomapping technology, like no artist has done before.

Commissioned as part of the Rolls‑Royce Art Programme, Isaac Julien’s Stones Against Diamonds explores the subjects of beauty and natural creation within the landscape of Iceland.

Stones Against Diamonds by Isaac Juilen

Commissioned as part of the Rolls‑Royce Art Programme, Isaac Julien’s Stones Against Diamonds explores the subjects of beauty and natural creation within the landscape of Iceland.

Rolls-Royce champions artists of international merit through its curatorial commissions, which enable artists to realise projects, explore ideas and engage new audiences.

Curatorial Commissions

Rolls-Royce champions artists of international merit through its curatorial commissions, which enable artists to realise projects, explore ideas and engage new audiences.

Join artist Mohammed Kazem and Rolls-Royce Bespoke Designer, Michael Bryden as they discuss a unique artistic collaboration.

Inspiring Minds

Join artist Mohammed Kazem and Rolls-Royce Bespoke Designer, Michael Bryden as they discuss a unique artistic collaboration.

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