Jonas Mekas Biography

jonas mekas

Jonas Mekas was born in a small village of Semeniskiai, Lithuania, in 1922. In 1944 he and his brother Adolfas Mekas were captured by the Nazis and taken to the labor camp on Elmshorn, Germany. Once the war was over, he pursued a degree in philosophy at the University of Mainz. In the late 1940s, … Read more

George Maciunas Biography

George Maciunas

George Maciunas was born on 8TH November 1931. He was an American artist of Lithuanian origin born in Kansas. He was a founder and the central coordinator of the Fluxus Movement. Fluxus is an international community of architects, artists, designers, and composers. He was famous for organizing and performing early happenings and assembling several influential … Read more

Paula Scher Biography

Paula Scher

Paula Scher has played a vital role in the ‘retro’ movement of the 80s. Influenced by her surroundings, Paula Scher executes her high-energy designs that reflect the diverse environment and cacophony of New York City. She is considered the ‘master conjurer of the instantly familiar,’ and in her designs, she often blurs the lines between … Read more

The Fluxus Art Movement

Fluxus Art Movement

The Fluxus Art Movement at it’s core was an interdisciplinary movement that’s main focus was on the process of art and not the final ‘product’. Art is essentially two things – an expression of creativity and an echo of freedom. Throughout our history, humans have shown a natural urge for freedom of imagination and expression. … Read more