Here’s is a follow up to the Die Antwoord video I posted yesterday. A short documentary about how they got to where they are, their views on reality, and some unforgettable posturing.
Michael Hall presents a series of paintings studying the various abandoned coastal defense structures scattered throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. These defense structures were used as outlook posts for possible attacks that never came. It is interesting to see these bunkers still standing on guard as the ground beneath them attacks, and erodes their surface. This show was on view at the Patricia Sweetow Gallery in San Francisco.
Monica Cook’s paintings are weird, gross and somehow really delicate and pretty at the same time, I love it.
Beautiful/Decay is calling all artist and designers! We are teaming up with Plywerk to offer one talented person the opportunity to get their own artwork printed and mounted on a 12″ X 12″ environmentally friendly bamboo Plywerk panel worth $63.
Submit your artwork to our B/D Flickr Pic Pool (become a member first) and after all the artwork as been submitted, we will choose the most interesting piece as the winner. Artwork may be submitted in any medium, so long as it is scanned or in some digital format.
Deadline: August 25th, 2009 @ 6:00pm PST
- Join the B/D Flickr group if you haven’t already and submit to our Flickr group pool
- Title your work with “Plywerk Contest Art” after uploading it so we will know to count it for the contest
- Any genre of artwork is acceptable but it must be in some digital format (scanned or photographed)
Good luck to all! We look forward to seeing your submissions!
Jennifer Cronin’s narrative paintings create an absurd mythology of the seemingly banal where anything (and sometimes nothing) can happen.
American Juggalo is a look at the often mocked and misunderstood subculture of Juggalos, hardcore Insane Clown Posse fans who meet once a year for four days at The Gathering of the Juggalos. Very Ape Productions went to The Gathering of the Juggalos and let the Juggalos speak their minds. Watch the full documentary after the jump.
Italian born, London based artist Manuel Vason explores the relationship between performance art and photography.