Articles tagged laura olmstead

12 Mar 2008 // 11:00 PM

My Kid Could Paint That

Marla is the most abstract part of the story; a girl with no motive caught in a web of adults who are full of them.

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The Best Big Screen Eye Candy of 2007

When flipping through my mental catalog of the year's films, certain scenes stand out. This past year offered a veritable feast of visual goodies.

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15 Oct 2007 // 8:52 AM

Filmmaker’s ‘Paint’ plumbs truth behind kid’s art

SAN FRANCISCO - In September 2004, “My Kid Could Paint That” director Amir Bar-Lev stepped, somewhat gingerly, into the media frenzy surrounding a 4-year-old art prodigy

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10 Oct 2007 // 4:48 AM

My Kid Could Paint That

My Kid Could Paint That asks viewers to ponder how certainty and doubt reinforce one another, how the need for truth creates its own truth.

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//Mixed media

Considering Twitter: An Interview with App Artist Nora Reed

// Moving Pixels

"Twitter is a place where bots prevail. And where they don't rule, people, acting like bots, rule. This uneasy person-bot rapprochement offers a fertile space for artistic exploration.

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