Tag Archives: fine art
Gardar Eide Einarsson proving sometimes all you need is black and white.
Eric Beltz makes drawings that plunge you into the religious rhetorical myths of the origin of America. Frontiers men going insane in their log cabins an axe in one hand the bible in the other, pagan ideas rising from the … Continue reading
Amazing images from Etsuko Fukaya reminiscent of early zoological illustrations they contain mind boggling complexity.
Futo Akiyoshi creates this series of leg paintings, which resemble flags. We can detect a possible subtext here of cultural diversity,to these images he attaches the suggestive titles “leg of woman who dislikes me”,A,B,C,D etc this opens an experiential narrative … Continue reading
Jorinde Voigt produces works that look like blueprints for strange complex happenings, this diagramatical feel is allied to a sense of rhythm and intensity for interesting results. The visual tradition of a diagrams is used to draw the viewer in … Continue reading
Brian Dettmer takes what is fast becoming the arena of antiquity- the paper book and to coin a modern term ‘remixes’ it. He seals the book by glueing the edges then with scalpel cuts back into the layers and reselects … Continue reading
Francis Hollenkamp Brooklyn-based artist Francis Hollenkamp created an art installation comprised of 10,000 little green and brown plastic toy soldiers! The miniature military forces are lined up evenly into squared rows and columns, separated by weapon of choice. Hollenkamp’s intention … Continue reading
Joan Miro The blending of the representational pictoral plane with a sense of flattening and abstraction or symbolization of reality. Joan Miro takes us inside his vision that drips with atmosphere and feeling. The composition runs around the circle at … Continue reading
David Bomberg “The mud bath” by David Bomberg the poetry of the machine let loose on the human form. Calm yet feverish forms settle in an apparently random pile, order shines through a minimal chaos. Contempary painting at the turn … Continue reading
William Eggleston William Eggleston visionary of colour photography from memphis and northern mississippi. Discovering beautiful moments from the everyday oeuvre. He went against the artistic grain in the sixties in his use of colour for ‘serious photography’.
Julie Blackmon photography. She unfolds a beautifully strange circus of family life touched by the influence of 17th century dutch painters. These images have a great undercurrent of surreal narrative all clad in a great palette of colours. Though contempary … Continue reading