This French artist is best known for his graphic novels Persephone and Pocahontas: Princess of the New World. His bright colors and fluid lines give his work vitality and make it seem as if his […]
“It looks like fantasy art because it comes out of my head. I rarely go and look at what anything actually looks like.” Interview with the artist at the Smithsonian American Art Museum: https://americanart.si.edu/videos/meet-artist-inka-essenhigh-49921
The artist’s use of color adds depth and complexity to what is fundamentally simple line work.
The French philosopher and literary critic Roland Barthes developed an extension of Saussure’s semiotics that he aptly called mythology, where strictly speaking ‘-ology’ means ‘study of’ rather than ‘collection.’ For Barthes, the semiological system of […]
It’s true that much of the world is ridiculous. I think most people would agree with that. However, in their agreement they would be wrong. This is because at the moment of utterance, the cynical […]
Vladimir Kush (b. 1968) is a Russian painter who emigrated to Hawaii in 1990, toward the end of communism. He has since opened galleries in Hawaii, Las Vegas, and Laguna Beach. Working primarily in oil, […]