PostArctica: 3 Quotes

I like common materials, whatever is at hand, but especially stones. I like the idea that stones are what the world is made of. Richard Long …if the villain – who is of course a coward – takes refuge behind the ropes, claiming his right to do so by a brazen gesture, he is pitilessly ...

PostArctica: Some Sculptors

Subodh Gupta “Subodh Gupta (born in 1964) is an Indian Contemporary artist based in New Delhi. Trained as a painter, he went on to experiment with a variety of media. His work encompasses sculpture, installation, painting, photography, performance and video. He is married to artist Bharti Kher and is represented by Hauser & Wirth and ...

PostArctica: 3 Post-Photographers

Yang Yongliang   is a Chinese artist who uses photography and video to create new versions of  landscapes and the city.   Website Rune Guneriussen is an artist after my own heart, installing, photographing, and moving on.   Website   Cristina de Middel   (born 1975 in Alicante, Spain) is a documentary photographer and artist living ...

cartoon life: ‘Murica…

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cartoon life: Colour in a black cat

Still looking to find colour in a black cat, when I have the occasion. Filed under: art Tagged: Cat

cartoon life: Today’s nap

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cartoon life: Settling in for nap

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cartoon life: Old man cat reflecting on his childhood

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cartoon life: Cat with jacket

I tried a more careful drawing system, knocking in grey tones, and going in both directions. Results look about the same. As a more direct approach. Filed under: art

wmtc: our papyrus painting is finally on the wall

You can read the story of how we got these: here. This, below, is the smaller painting that the salesman added to the pot after the price would budge no further. It is possibly painted on banana leaf, a cheaper and less durable papyrus substitute. There is also a third, yet smaller painting, also “thrown ...

cartoon life: Black cat on couch

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cartoon life: Pumpkin! 2017

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cartoon life: Existential chair

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cartoon life: Cats and Beasts #15

🙂 Yes, there is a cat in this scribble. Filed under: art

cartoon life: Cats and beasts #14

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cartoon life: Cats and beasts #13

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cartoon life: Cats and beasts #12

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cartoon life: Cats and beasts #11

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cartoon life: Ministers of the faith #10

There are a few fire and brimstone street preachers downtown. Unusual, and quite harassing to women and men who might choose to dress lightly, baring flesh for warm weather. I thought that with the Ministers series, I might work up a cartoon for LondOntLife jumping off the creepy ministers series. Filed under: art

cartoon life: Ministers of the faith #9

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cartoon life: Ministers of the faith #8

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cartoon life: A North Korean defector

North Korean defector Choi Seong-guk draws cartoons to convey life in the North and the challenges defectors face when they move to the South. (Saša Petricic/CBC) This certainly fits with the theme of Cartoon Life ‘The lifestyle is brutal’: North Korean defectors take risky journey out and fear for family left behind Filed under: art

cartoon life: Ministers of the faith #7

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cartoon life: Ministers of the faith #6

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cartoon life: Ministers of the faith #5

Real nice blunt opaque wood-cut quality to this brush. Probably with some reshaping and multiplying onto a wood texture layer, it could look real good. Filed under: art