Category Archives: art

In memory of torsos

At the end of Japan’s furious summer, it is cool enough this weekend to actually want to wear a shirt. So I doodled this as a farewell to pale torsos. Advertisements

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Tweety tweety tweetvert

Tweetverts for the recent book, Sanctioned. All my own work (the tweetverts and the book). I tracked down the actual fonts used by The Sun and copied their typography for maximum tabloid effect. (Any echoes of Barbara Kruger may not … Continue reading

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Happy New Trump!

I should have put this up two weeks ago, but perhaps we can say it’s in time for the assumption. I wish now I’d made the drool blob piss yellow instead. All the best for the new year everyone!

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Sweet dreams are made like this

Look! My super-cool daughter has been making super-cool dreamcatchers. They are made with ivy from our garden, twine from the twine shop, stones mined from the more exotic moons of Jupiter or plucked from the rings of Saturn, and garnished … Continue reading

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Low art?

A picture I did this week that may or may not say something about my current state of mind.

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Screaming Mad Sunday and a close encounter with scary stuff

This (left) is what I have been up to this Sunday. I was hanging around at a particular university in Osaka when on a stairwell I came across a row of faces that were unattached to any head or body, … Continue reading

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Banksy-Sincura-Slave Labour update

According to a report on BBC online this morning, the Banksy artwork ‘Slave Labour’ was indeed offered for auction last night at an exhibition and sale organised by Sincura Group. If true, this sale is in direct contradiction to claims made … Continue reading

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Banksy and more greedheads — the plot sickens

It’s happening again. The Banksy work removed from a wall in north London and whisked to Miami is back in London. But not returned to the community from which is was taken. Oh, no. The art vultures continue to exploit ‘Slave … Continue reading

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Bye to the storm: Storm Thorgerson

More sad news. Yesterday Storm Thorgerson, designer of album covers for Pink Floyd (Dark Side of the Moon, Atom Heart Mother, Wish You Were Here, Animals, et al) and just about every other band on the planet died. Another inspiration … Continue reading

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