Wednesday, June 29, 2011

la manga

death should always be accompanied by questionable tile work - la manga cemetery - cartagena - colombia

Sunday, June 26, 2011

Thursday, June 23, 2011

flores - cartagena

no posts means that i was in colombia. i place that is difficult to do justice, but we're going to try with some pictures i took along the way.

Thursday, June 9, 2011

propaganda peronista


political propaganda can made for some great graphic design and if dear old juan and eva knew how to do anything it was make good "graphic design". they said it best, your mom might take care of you, but only eva love you....

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

lori earley

portrait of ms. ciccone - oil on board - 2009 - i stumbled upon lori earley, a painter from ny. i like that i see varo here, but i like this one for obvious reasons....

Friday, June 3, 2011

kara walker

since post-racial america came and went about as fast as i can read my birth certificate (it mentions durham country regional but we all know i was popped out in the heart of riyadh) i decided to tea party myself on over to explore kara walker's work. this risd grad and columbia professor's use of silhouette to explore power, sex, race, gender and violence with a humor and exactness that is pretty unnerving and amazing. these two come from: Gone, An Historical Romance of a Civil War As It Occurred Between the Dusky Thighs of One Young Negress and Her Heart