Category Archive: Design

Edward Hopper – What We Experience When We Are Without

Artworks by Edward Hopper: “Great art is the outward expression of an inner life of the artist, and this inner life will result in his personal vision of the world . . .”… Continue reading

“What I Do For Love”

In the 1990s, Meat Loaf had a #1 pop song (in 28 countries according to Wikipedia) with the amusing lyric: “I would do anything for love But I won’t do that No, I… Continue reading

Signs of Life – Moments of Want

“Dogs and cats.  Living together.  Mass hysteria.” - Ghostbusters. Artworks by Robert Larson: http://www.flickr.com/people/lifeontheopenroad/ Artworks by Mary-Anne McNeney: http://www.flickr.com/people/maryannemc/ Artworks by Puja Parakh: http://www.flickr.com/people/puja/  Artworks by Lauren Bentley, aka “CinemaCowgirl:” http://www.flickr.com/people/cinemacowgirl/ Artworks by tetheredto:… Continue reading

Jean-Léon Gérôme

Artworks by Jean-Léon Gérôme: (Click on the images if you wish to view them individually or larger.) – – – - Jean-Léon Gérôme painted at least 3 exceptional paintings of naked slave women… Continue reading

Alexandra Catana

Artworks by Alexandra Catana: (Click on the images if you wish to view them individually or larger.) © All rights reserved by Alexandra Catana. Alexandra Catana on Flickr – – – - Most… Continue reading

Albert Brooks – The Muse – White Pages

There’s a funny scene in Albert Brooks’ movie “The Muse” where he plays a screenwriter who is lamenting to his wife about his writer’s block (his lack of creative inspiration).  He says to… Continue reading

A Spy in the House of Love

Last night in my sleep, I dreamt that my friends and I were playing a clever game of practical jokes, a sort of humorous “Spy vs. Spy.”  The object of the game was… Continue reading

Anton Corbijn – Sexuality and Rock n’ Roll – 2 of 2

Artworks by Anton Corbijn: (Click on images to view them individually.) Mick Jagger: Bruce Springsteen: REM: U2: © All rights reserved by Anton Corbijn. http://www.corbijn.co.uk/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anton_Corbijn – – – - Anton Corbijn has… Continue reading

Juergen Teller

Artworks by Juergen Teller: (Click on the images if you wish to view them individually or larger.) © All rights reserved by Juergen Teller. Juergen Teller on Wikipedia – – – - Most… Continue reading

Resources For Blogging – Image and Word Search Tools

Image Searching and Other Pleasant Discoveries There probably is no such thing as a perfect search engine.  And I realize that sources like Google and Yahoo! often limit or narrowly direct queries towards… Continue reading

Posy Simmonds

Artworks by Posy Simmonds: (Click on the images if you wish to view them individually or larger.) Posy Simmonds was the cover interview for the most recent issue of The Comics Journal: Posy… Continue reading

Melissa – Motions and Joy

Artworks by Melissa, aka “fullerrmm:” (Click on the images if you wish to view them individually or larger.) © All rights reserved by Melissa, aka “fullerrmm.” http://www.flickr.com/people/humantreephotography/ – – – - Most Recent… Continue reading

.séverine

Artworks by .séverine: (Click on the images if you wish to view them individually or larger.) – – – - dream. 2 – – – - – – – - somewhere between waking… Continue reading

Xavier Ramonède – XAV – Lusts For Life – 2 of 2

Artworks by Xavier Ramonède, aka “XAV”: (Click on the images if you wish to view them individually or larger.) © All rights reserved by Xavier Ramonède. http://www.sushixav.com/ http://sushixav.blogspot.com/ http://www.myspace.com/xaaav – – – -… Continue reading

Things That Could Not Be Improved #8: po-pad, Anne Frank’s Love of Photos, Ernie Colón, J Brand Ad, Christian Oth, Bruce Barone, and Christina Ricci

Above artwork by po-pad.  http://www.flickr.com/people/po-pad/ – – – - This is the 8th edition of “Things That Could Not Be Improved,” a grouping of things that need not be, or could not be, improved. … Continue reading

Stéphane Coutelle

  Artworks by Stéphane Coutelle: (Click on the images if you wish to view them individually or larger.) © All rights reserved by Stéphane Coutelle. http://www.coutelle.com/ – – – - Most Recent Artworks   All… Continue reading

Gustav Klimt’s Lost Paintings

Artworks by Gustav Klimt: (Click on the images if you wish to view them individually or larger.) “If you can’t please everyone with your deeds and art, please just a few.” – Gustav… Continue reading

Romance – One More Definition

Romance - n. – a human desire for the world to be more intent on kindness, emotions, sensory connections, and love. Above Artwork by rougerouge. http://www.flickr.com/people/rougerouge/ (Click on images to view them individually.) – – – -… Continue reading

Xavier Ramonède – XAV – Lusts For Life – 1 of 2

Artworks by Xavier Ramonède, aka “XAV”: (Click on images to view them individually.) © All rights reserved by Xavier Ramonède. http://www.sushixav.com/ http://sushixav.blogspot.com/ http://www.myspace.com/xaaav – – – - Most Recent Artworks   All the Artists’ Artworks… Continue reading

Pascal Renoux – 3 of 3

Artworks by Pascal Renoux: (Click on images to view them individually.) © All rights reserved by Pascal Renoux. http://www.pascalrenoux.com/ – – – - Most Recent Artworks   Index of all the Artists’ Artworks   my43things

Innovation In Art – There Are Good Reasons Why We Place More Value On Human-Crafted Artworks Than We Do On Mirrors

The above drawing is by me.  It is from a photo of George Harrison taken by Pattie Boyd. Sunshine is more than just love.  It is illumination, warmth, growth, renewal, new days .… Continue reading

Terry Moore Reveals An Intimate Moment Between Francine and Katchoo

Artwork by Terry Moore: (Click on image to view it individually.) © All rights reserved by Terry Moore. I visit Terry Moore’s blog most days.  His rare combination of intelligence, talent, and humor… Continue reading

Norah Jones – Broken

(Click on images to view them individually.) “Broken” lyrics by “Norah Jones” & “Lee Alexander” He’s got a broken voice and a twisted smile Guess he’s been that way now for quite awhile Got blood on… Continue reading

Sharon Sprung – Honoring The Shades, Surfaces, And Colors Of Want

Artworks by Sharon Sprung: (Click on images to view them individually.) © All rights reserved by Sharon Sprung. http://sharonsprung.com/ – – – - Most Recent Artworks   All the Artists’ Artworks Index   my43things