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    Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

    Postby Omphalos » 19 Apr 2011 12:46

    SandChigger wrote:Cool.

    (Isn't this the sort of thing you would expect the HLP to want to be involved in? ;) )


    At the very least, take notice of it and say "hey, we can do that too!" But no. All that Dune money probably will go to the next Merritt clan kegger.

    Those exhibits look fantastic, Kwisatz. I assume that most of the costumes that you have are from the European productions? Without trying to make a joke here, wise choice leaving the hats out. I do joke about those hats a lot, but I'm with Freak; they were just plain silly.
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    Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

    Postby Kwisatz » 19 Apr 2011 12:54

    I have all costumes from both miniseries (11 so far). Any props from Lynch's attempt are way too much expensive.
    No hats were for sale unfortunately.

    There would be 2 more exhibitions till June, one after another. One of them will also accompany the ceremony of honoris causa for Polish astronomer.
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    Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

    Postby Freakzilla » 19 Apr 2011 14:38

    Kwisatz wrote:No hats were for sale unfortunately.



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    Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

    Postby Kwisatz » 05 May 2011 07:48

    Hello,

    There is new Dune exhibition in Paris (France ;) ) on 19 of May to 22 of May 2011. Wojciech Siudmak will be on vernissage on 19.05 from 6.00 PM.
    Anyone is invited! ;)

    Also if some of you are on French Dune forums - please spread this information there.

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    Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

    Postby Kwisatz » 11 May 2011 14:28

    More info about exhibition - directly from Roi Dore Gallery:


    Roi Doré Gallery is pleased to invite you to the opening of the exhibition
    S I U D M A K
    « FANTASTIC UNIVERSE »
    &
    « DUNE – FANTASY EPIC »
    peintures, dessins, objets

    on Thursday, May 19 from 18 pm to 24pm,
    in the presence of the artist


    The exhibition will unveil a selection of exceptional works made by
    W. Siudmak for the legendary novel "Dune" by Frank Herbert.

    The exhibition will be accompanied by two authentic accessories from the film "Dune" directed by David Lynch, from a private collection, currently presented at Cité des Sciences et de l'Industrie in Paris.

    « Audrey & Louis », haute couture designer, will present two unique pieces : a magnificent dress and a tiara inspired by the drawings of W. Siudmak for "Dune" by Frank Herbert.

    Christian Privé, designer and sculptor of ideas, will present some original objects inspired by the drawings and projects of W. Siudmak.

    The jewellery inspired by the universe of "Dune" and by the projects of W. Siudmak will also be presented during the exhibition.


    This exceptional exhibition will be presented as part of Journées Nomades:
    from 19 to 22 May 2011

    Friday, May 20: 12 to 21pm, Saturday, May 21: 12 to 24pm, Sunday, May 22: 10am to 21pm
    http://www.journeesnomades.fr
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    Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

    Postby Kwisatz » 13 May 2011 09:06

    New exhibition in next city Białystok translated as 'White hillside' ;)

    TV report here: http://www.tvp.pl/bialystok/informacje/ ... tart_rec=8
    Dune exhibition is from 12 min and there is also Legion 501 from 10 min.
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    Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

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        Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

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        Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

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            Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

            Postby Kwisatz » 17 May 2011 15:13

            Nice!
            Thanks for spreading good news ;)
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            Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

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            Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

            Postby Kwisatz » 02 Jun 2011 09:12

            Photos from our new exhibition in city of Poznan. It's a double exhibition Dune and 'Eternal Love' Project. It also commemorates a honoris causa title for Polish professor.

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            It's a photo of Vice President of the Polish Dune publisher and corresponding drawing where she was drawn as a 3rd person from the left:

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            Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

            Postby Omphalos » 02 Jun 2011 12:23

            When are you coming to Sacramento? :P
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            Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

            Postby Kwisatz » 02 Jun 2011 13:11

            Hehe, maybe in the future ;) (HINT) If somebody would ask Mr Siudmak to come to a Worldcon (or other big convention) and would like to make such an exhibition it's a very good chance that he says yes ;) He was a Guest of Honor at Worldcon held in Boston. I don't remember which year was it.
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            Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

            Postby Omphalos » 02 Jun 2011 13:44

            Hmmm. One of the guests to the 2011 Renocon died (Charlie Brown), so there is a position open. I wonder how you go about getting someone invited? Not much of a conner myself.
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            Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

            Postby Kwisatz » 02 Jun 2011 17:12

            Yes, I know. He was at Polcon in Poland few years ago. I think it's too late to invite him this year, but maybe next year? He also mentioned to me that it would be a good idea to make an exhibition in various city in States.
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            Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

            Postby SandRider » 02 Jun 2011 17:30

            I don't get it .... how is KEVIN J. ANDERSON's name attached to this project ?
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            Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

            Postby Kwisatz » 02 Jun 2011 18:15

            I don't get it either ;) What do you mean by that exactly?
            (happy now you language purists? English is not my first language and I didn't use it much since high school ;) ) Let's focus on the merits.
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            Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

            Postby inhuien » 03 Jun 2011 05:20

            SandRider wrote:I don't get it .... how is KEVIN J. ANDERSON's name attached to this project ?
            That's the wonder of it, its not.

            And this piece is outstanding. Do you know what it's cast from?
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            Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

            Postby Kwisatz » 03 Jun 2011 06:56

            It's a miniature of Eternal Love sculpture on rotated basis. It's a photosensitive resin based on stereolithography image of prototype of his sculpture also based on his painting Eternal Love from 1981.

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            You could see this process on the pictures below. He finished and polished this resin by himself.
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            Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

            Postby Nekhrun » 03 Jun 2011 09:08

            Kwisatz wrote:I don't get it neither ;)

            Nebiros, can I get a ruling here?
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            Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

            Postby inhuien » 03 Jun 2011 10:36

            Kwisatz wrote:It's a miniature of Eternal Love sculpture on rotated basis. It's a photosensitive resin based on stereolithography image of prototype of his sculpture also based on his painting Eternal Love from 1981.

            Thanks. :D

            And another Q, the prints, do they all have Dune as there inspiration or are some interpreted as being fitting?
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            Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

            Postby Kwisatz » 03 Jun 2011 10:45

            They all have Dune as an inspiration, but mind of this artist is working in very mysterious ways ;) He is making references in his drawings to other ideas, art and future possible technology. That's why these drawings are rather a dialog with the books than simply illustrations of the story. It's his own interpretation of the ideas behind the story.
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            Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

            Postby SandRider » 03 Jun 2011 17:29

            my implied question was along the lines of : what is the "involvement" of the "HLP" ? (meaning Brian Herbert who signs
            what Keith & the Lawyers tell him to ...)(admittedly speculation, but I've no seen proof otherwise, and this speculation
            accounts for 100% of the "HLP's" behavior in the McDune Era ...)

            also, from the photos, I was struck by how beautiful, professional, and serious this exhibit is;
            perhaps best explained by the non-involvement of the "HLP"; if this thing was held in America, it would
            be in the circular foyer around a basketball arena, or the side banquet rooms of a Marriott Hotel; Keith
            would be sitting there in a folding metal chair behind a folding 6-foot banquet table badly skirted with
            pleated orange nylon & polyester, HellHole posters duct-taped to the concrete-block wall behind
            him, cardboard boxes of non-revenue-generating trade paperbacks, pre-signed, strewn about ... two of
            the five stormtroopers of the 501st "Honor Guard" would be twitching back and forth between Internet
            Tough Guy and Sheer Fucking Terror that the OH was about to show up and give them wedgies thru their
            buttplate armor, two of the 501ers would be standing in front of the candy machines, helmets off, arguing
            who would win Darth Vader vs. Sheena Queen of the Jungle if Sheena had one of those double light
            saber things or unobtainium grenades ... the fifth one would be pretending to adjust his utility belt's
            rigging to his codpiece armor plate but actually masturbating to the two fat chicks who showed up in the
            Princess Leia Slave Girl costumes ... and the public attendance to the exhibit would be zero ...
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