Monthly Archives: June 2008

http://img184.imageshack.us/my.php?image=320430853dde7782b62o660fw8.jpg Here I like the artist sense of humour! Anna Peaker at http://www.annapeaker.co.uk. Advertisements

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http://img367.imageshack.us/my.php?image=9b49872e4152417b4a5e2a5zs0.jpg An expressive cat, from the illustrator Andreas Banderas at http://andreasbanderas.com/index.php?/projects/2007 ( 2007).

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http://www.eyeconart.net/history/sculpture.htm I am not convinced about Christo’s art: it seems like a repetitive trick ; but this photograph of “Running Fence” is rather interesting – for the amateur, postcards and posters of his creations are exposed near Piazza San Marco … Continue reading

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http://img293.imageshack.us/my.php?image=icefall882186de5.jpg Glass and steel sculpture, “Ice Fall”, Alex Bernstein. Thank you for the link, johnshaven ! To be found at: http://www.onessimofineart.com/artists/Bernstein/18.html.

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http://img162.imageshack.us/my.php?image=00951fa85gs6.png The fragmented world of Rosalie Gascoygne (Auckland 1917-Canberra 1999) ,in the same Roslyn Oxley Gallery. “Poplars”.She deconstructs objects ( here, roadsigns- and, beyond the aesthetic, their beeing signs and reflective doesn’t seem without meaning ) to rebuild them in … Continue reading

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http://img103.imageshack.us/my.php?image=014393459ns5.jpg I’d love to see light playing through this and painting the ground! The sculptor is Oliver Bronwyn (AUS 1959-2006) and I owe the link to the site (http://www.roslynoxley9.com.au/artists/30/Bronwyn_Oliver) to the richly artistic pages of rayliffe24, thank you!

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http://img293.imageshack.us/my.php?image=chairparis582a3cbf9.jpg Remarquable technique and use of light in this realistic oil painting; its title- guess what: “Chair”! Author: Kenny Harris, a young californian artist at http://www.georgebillis.com/artists/kenny_harris.html. Thank you for the link, onyxstone.

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http://img440.imageshack.us/my.php?image=picturecontentpidde7b11cw3.png Ira Buikova , “Lemonade”. A photographer specialised in still life prepared with utmost care, like an Old Master’s painting. To be seen at http://www.lensart.ru/album-uid-5d8-aid-b82-sh-1.htm?ps=18.To enlarge them on the site is worth it! – and have a look at “With … Continue reading

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http://img359.imageshack.us/my.php?image=7040410lgdb93abik9.jpg Such plenitude of simplicity. Ion Viorel, no title, at http://photo.net/photodb/folder?folder_id=816073.

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hear Issas haiku

http://haikuguy.com/issa/keiko.html ‘Fighting the mountain wind on foot… a wren’ A rare opportunity for many haiku lovers: to listen to some verses of Kobayashi Issa in japanese (read by Keiko Higuchi-Vayman); such musicality ! A heap of thanks to sidewaysstation!

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ryquails reviews – StumbleUpon

http://ryquail.stumbleupon.com/ Here is a direct link to Ryquail’s nature blog. Full of personality and very rich in botanical tidbits. A must for cacti lovers. The plant shown here is a Monotropa Uniflora, aka ‘indian pipe’. I stumbled on some of … Continue reading

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http://img359.imageshack.us/my.php?image=20771222378129ef0e25b45yw6.png Another photograph by LynchburgVirginia, who transforms images till they coincide with an inner vision of the landscape. See the author’s blog at Zack12349.

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http://img387.imageshack.us/my.php?image=36bannex2357d3bgy6.jpg The sculptor and graphist Rob Voerman imagines eerie cities, far from the too secure and aseptic models of his own country (NL) he says ; to be seen at http://www.robvoerman.nl/index.html. He prints from linoleum and uses silkscreen, sometimes watercolour … Continue reading

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http://img184.imageshack.us/my.php?image=42532400jx8hs9.jpg Two expressive heads that mutually enhance each other, a brilliant association by the painter Egbert Visscher, also known as Beertje . Dank U wel hoor!

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http://img171.imageshack.us/my.php?image=of199x7tppqoqgnll3ft78tgg7.jpg Here is no digital abstract, but a photograph of Africa from the sky ( after a thunderstorm? ). No mention of author nor location, by the way. It comes from “Amazing Africa” at http://www.bored-todeath.com/?p=1229.

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http://img394.imageshack.us/my.php?image=af290red4837852rx0.png Some dancing dots and lines of Joan Miro http://www.thefineartcompany.co.uk/surreal/surreal4.htm. Title: “Birds and Insects”.

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http://www.pinhole.nl/canyondrive/index.htm About pinhole photography, here is a rich site by the artist Bethany De Forest (1966),where you can also find information on the technique. Go to the “Canyon” serie to look at those eerie landscapes with the matching music! And … Continue reading

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