Below: The first image is “Forty-Two Kids” (1907) by American painter George Bellows. The second is 10,000-year-old art from the “Cave of Swimmers” in Gilf Kebir on the Egyptian-Sudanese border, discovered in 1933. Over the […]
Ralph Goings (1928-2016) – “Still Life With Peppers,” 1981
Utterly amazing work by Russian artist Exellero, whose majestic sorceresses seem able to conjure the night or its end. Pity the weary traveler who stumbles upon them.
Tom Lovell (1909-1997) was an American illustrator and painter best known for his pulp fiction magazine covers. “Painting for the pulps was great training,” he said. “You learned to tell a story in close compass. […]
Italian company Studio Peregalli, specialize in old European style. Appropriately, their website is a single static page. If you want to hire them, you have to call or visit. http://www.studioperegalli.it/
Ignacio Cobo is an artist from Santiago, Chile who uses digital collage to make novel tarot cards out of old art. His “deck” eschews traditional major/minor arcana in favor of loose associative representations and a […]
Contemporary artist Theo Vandor has painstakingly removed the figures from Jan Van Eyck’s 1434 masterpiece, commonly known as “The Arnolfini Portrait,” which depicts a wealthy Italian merchant and his (eventual) wife in their home. Painted […]