Favorite Works of Art (broadly construed)

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These are some of my favorites, for some reason or other (often unknown even to me).

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Illustration: Yes! David Shrigley drawings in the new Süddeutsche Zeitung Magazin David Shrigley, Jenny Holzer, Louvre, Forever, Life Drawing, Cute Drawings, Les Oeuvres, Illustrations Posters, Cool Art

Illustration: Yes! David Shrigley drawings in the new Süddeutsche Zeitung Magazin

Ever-innovative _Süddeutsche Zeitung Magazin_ have just launched their annual art special which sees the Glaswegian master of silliness David Shrigley follow in the likes of Jeff Koons, Jenny Holzer and Anselm Kiefer.

Artist : david shrigley 傻子與騙子是最佳情侶檔 The fool and the liar is the best couple. David Shrigley, Poesia Visual, Turner Prize, Perfect Match, The Fool, The Magicians, Cool Art, Illustration Art, Doodles

Sublime Spy

My eye is searching, spotting, spying on all signs of the sublime. Art, design, fashion, culture,...

Edward Gorey - Illustration - The Gashleycrumb Tinies, comfortably creepy. Illustration Arte, Art Plastique, Dark Art, Art Photography, Drawings, Artwork, Image, Edward Gorey Books, Alphabet Books

Macabre Humour

I enjoy wandering through second-hand book stores. Sometimes I find genuine treasures. Unluckily, most store owners recognise the gems before I spot them. A case in point was a very expensive book …

Art Deco Silver Tea Pot / Kettle on stand with burner Peter Müller-Munk ca. 1931 Silver and ivory Motif Art Deco, Art Deco Design, Art Nouveau, Art Deco Period, Art Deco Era, Interiores Art Deco, Pittsburgh, Schrift Design, Vase Deco

Peter Müller-Munk | Sugar bowl | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Peter Müller-Munk (American, 1904). Sugar bowl, 1931. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Herbert R. Isenburger, 1978 (1978.439.4ab)

20 x 24 inches - Reproduction artist: Giorgio de Chirico - - Make to order - oil on canvas painting art - Gift idea by ChiangPaintingArt on Etsy Art Visionnaire, Art Terms, Magic Realism, Traditional Paintings, Italian Artist, Visionary Art, Fantastic Art, Surreal Art, Oeuvre D'art

‘The Painter’s Family’, Giorgio de Chirico, 1926 | Tate

Artwork page for ‘The Painter’s Family’, Giorgio de Chirico, 1926 In the mid-1920s de Chirico reworked many of the themes of his pre-war paintings in the light of his interest in the art of the old masters. In contrast to their pre-war counterparts, the mannequins in this work have a flesh-like solidity, while their grouping echoes traditional scenes of the Holy Family. The easel and painting stick appear to refer to the artist's belief in the importance of old-fashioned technical skills…

David Shrigley, Artists, Galerie Francesca Pia Favorite Words, Zurich, It Works, David, Artists, Nailed It, Artist

Selected Works

David Shrigley at Galerie Francesca Pia, Zurich.

David Shrigley, Artists, Galerie Francesca Pia Favorite Words, Zurich, It Works, David, Artists, Nailed It, Artist

Selected Works

David Shrigley at Galerie Francesca Pia, Zurich.

David Shrigley, “MEMORIAL” artist sketch (courtesy the artist and Anton Kern Gallery) . The real thing — a granite sculpture of a shopping list — will be the next public artwork to be installed in Central Park’s Doris C. Dazzle Camouflage, Art Fund, Light Crafts, Favorite Words, Diy Arts And Crafts, A 17, Public Art, Shower Gel, Central Park

David Shrigley's Giant Sculpture for Central Park - artnet News

New York's Public Art Fund has announced that on September 8, the British artist David Shrigley will unveil a 17-foot-tall sculpture in Central Park.

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Clock Clock 24 | Modern / Contemporary Clocks

This statement-making object re-contextualizes time through an ingenious marriage of analog and digital. Twenty-four round clocks come together to create one giant digital display. The clock hands are choreographed, liberating the clocks from the sole purpose of telling time. Can be set for 12- or 24-hour time in three different modes: minimal, medium or elaborate movement between minutes. Includes USB power adapter.