Author Archives: philistinus

Copycat © #41

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Copycat © #49

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Tabloid #1 of many I hope

It’s a crappy image, but I think you get the idea. Tabloid #1acrylic, latex, oil, ink, pencil, and newspaper on hinged canvases2002 I gotta make more of these! This is a deconstruction of a tabloid newspaper. I boiled it down … Continue reading

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Today’s Pick

Untitled1940s Joseph Cornell American, 1903–1972 wood, metal, paper, paint, glass, smalt, and rubber3 5/16 x 7 7/8 x 11 1/2 in. (8.4 x 20 x 29.2 cm) Gift of The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation Signed:on bottom of box, … Continue reading

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Alexander Rodchenko Maquette for the poster for the film ‘Battleship Potemkin’, by Sergei Eisenstein Courtesy Unique Art Gallery, London © A Rodchenko & V Stepanova Archive / DACS 2009

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World War I Propoganda

Chilling…

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Today’s Pick

Alexander RodchenkoPoster for the Film ‘The Sixth Part of the World’, by Dziga Vertov 1926Collection Merrill C.Berman© A Rodchenko & V Stepanova Archive / DACS 2009

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Amanda

Hey all, I haven’t bragged on my wife in awhile. She’s become an amazing photographer and I am immensely proud of her. http://www.amandaroese.com She also runs a blog of her work: http://midwesternlovely.blogspot.com/

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Tavis Coburn

Graphic designer Tavis Coburn designed the program covers for this year’s BAFTA (British Academy of Film and Television Arts) Awards, and they’re retro-cool! Each one features elements from the nominees for the Best Picture Award. Here’s the cover featuring Up … Continue reading

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Today’s Pick

The Stenberg Brothers. General. 1929. Offset lithograph. 42 3/8 x 28 1/8″. Batsu Art Gallery, The Ruki Matsumoto Collection, Tokyo. Is it just me or does the guy in the poster there look like Christopher Walken?

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