Posts tagged ‘artist’

August 16, 2019

Norman Gilbert : Just Do It !

by duncanr

91 yr old ‘rebel’ artist Norman Gilbert reflects on his life, and career

May 31, 2019

‘Raju’

by duncanr

a homeless man – known locally as ‘Raju’ (not his real name) – in the Indian state of Kerala is drawing crowds painting beautiful murals on walls and buildings using plant leaves as brushes and plant saps, mud, charcoal and natural pigments as paint.
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apparently, ‘Raju’ was a talented artist and designer who . . .

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August 22, 2012

Blow Job

by duncanr

blow jobIf you’re reading this post because of the title, you’re in for a disappointment.

It’s not what you think . . .

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January 5, 2012

Artist Hangs Himself

by duncanr

Andrzej Sobiepan snuck one one his paintings into the Polish National Museum and hung it on the wall of a room full of contemporary Polish art when the guard wasn’t looking. It was 3 days before Museum officials spotted the unauthorised addition to their exhibition

Museum director Mariusz Hermansdorfer said the issue revealed some security breaches, but that he also considered it a “witty artistic happening”

The museum has kept the painting on display – in its cafe. It will be offered for sale at Poland’s biggest charity auction on Sunday.

via Arbroath