RT'S MULTIMEDIA PROJECT ROMANOVS100 GRABS TWO WINS AT THE DRUM SOCIAL BUZZ AWARDS

МOSCOW, 30 NOVEMBER— #Romanovs100, the large-scale, cross-platform, multimedia project launched by RT to mark the centenary of the execution of the last Russian royal family, won in two categories at the Drum Social Buzz Awards, a competition honoring outstanding work in social media. RT’s project took first in the category ‘Best International Strategy’, as well […]

#ROMANOVS100: RT RECREATES THE LAST DAYS OF THE ROMANOVS IN NEW MULTIMEDIA PROJECT

MOSCOW, APRIL 8, 2018 — RT and its award-winning team behind #1917Live have launched #Romanovs100 to bring the story of Russia’s last royal family to life through thousands of Romanov family photographs recently unearthed from within the national archives. Working with nearly 4,000 original photos of the Romanovs – the largest media release of its […]

iTunes will stop taking LP submissions, ending multimedia album format

(credit: Dan Goodin) A small yet colorful part of the iTunes Store will be history by year’s end. According to an internal Apple email obtained by Metro, Apple will stop taking iTunes LP submissions this month. Apple confirmed the plans to The Verge, signaling the impending end of the paid multimedia album experience on iTunes. […]

Multimedia Exhibit Portrays an Immigrant Artist’s American Experience

The exhibition Candy Coated Evil, curated by artist and performer Kembra Pfahler (singer in The Voluptuous Horror of Karen Black) and presented by Howl! Happening, features the work of Japanese artist and Pfahler’s collaborator and former husband Samoa Moriki, best known simply as Samoa. The artworks feature pop culture icons in bold, colorful paintings that […]

Comically Giant Multimedia Conglomerate to Become Even More Giant

The Walt Disney Company will reportedly spend $ 52.4 billion to acquire a substantial portion of the 20th Century Fox media empire. According to Variety, the purchase will include the film studio (and its subsidiaries); a cable package that includes the FX Networks, National Geographic, and several sports and international channels; and Fox’s shares of […]

‘Between the World and Me’ to Be Adapted as a Multimedia Performance for the Apollo

Harlem’s Apollo Theater is probably America’s most crucial venue for the sharing of black music, performance, and experience, a space from which some of the country’s best art and social commentary is disseminated. Now, the New York Times reports that the theater will be adding Ta-Nehisi Coates to the catalog of artists who’ve come through its doors. In April 2018, a multimedia […]