June 30, 2009

kees goudzwaard: the viewer viewed


coated, 2007, oil on canvas



screen, 2006, oil on canvas



quarter turn, 2007, oil on canvas





tissue, 2002, oil on canvas




line fragments, 2005, oil on canvas

kees goudzwaard (b. 1958, Utrecht, Netherlands) studied art in arnhem in the netherlands. since the eighties he has been working painstakingly on the highly personal trompe l'oeil oil paintings you see sampled here.
for detailed discussion on methods and more, see the paintings of kees goudzwaard: the viewer viewed and other texts on his website

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June 29, 2009

sibylle pasche: marble sculpture



sasso, 2005
white carrara marble




history of time, 2006
bardiglio marble




fragments of the past, 2002
marble, sandstone, limestone




night of san lorenzo, 2005
bardiglio marble




night of san lorenzo, 2006
black belgian marble




erotic objects, 2004
statuary marble, black belgian marble, wire

outdoor sculpture:

reflection of stars, 2008
white carrara marble




detail, reflection of stars




trace of life, 2007
bardiglio marble



detail, trace of life

b. 1976 in lucerne, lives and works in zurich, carrara and USA
all content © sibylle pasche, via www.sibyllepasche.ch

more modern sculpture

at work on smiling stars, 2006







June 28, 2009

meditation: dirk skreber


untitled, 2001
© dirk skreber, via www.saatchi-gallery.co.uk

more meditation posts
more modern painting







June 27, 2009

all that is solid melts into air

from the current exhibition at museum van hedendaagse kunst antwerpen (MuHKA):
via mukha.be

all that is solid melts into air, 2008
jimmy durham



one black cube
gabriel kuri



watching the waves, 2005
johannes vogl



work n°260: things, 2001
martin creed



you've really got to prepare if you're going to try to be spontaneous 1, 2009
valérie mannaerts






June 26, 2009

friday photo: niklas plessing



la gomera roof
© niklas plessing (CC-BY-NC-ND) some rights reserved

more abstract photography
more friday photos






June 25, 2009

disequilibrium: photography & painting



sarah (the big valley, 2008)
© alex prager
via alexprager.com



undo (from archive 2003-2006)
© alex prager
via alexprager.com



falling couple, 2006
© robert jessup
via robertjessup.com



falling woman, eve, 2006
© robert jessup
via robertjessup.com



falling man, suit, 2006
© robert jessup
via robertjessup.com




dressing gown
© julia fullerton-batten
via julia fullerton-batten.com




© julia fullerton-batten
via julia fullerton-batten.com



staircase
© julia fullerton-batten
via julia fullerton-batten.com







June 24, 2009

j neuberger: illuminated by shadow



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© j neuberger all rights reserved




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© j neuberger all rights reserved




winter swim
© j neuberger all rights reserved




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untitled
© j neuberger (CC-BY) some rights reserved

many thanks to jay neuberger for permission to post these images
see more j neuberger on flickr






June 23, 2009

lost in a moment



one take impromptu film made in tokyo by dennis wheatley and stefan mcClean
recommended viewing: full screen, scaling off

more about this film
more posts with video
more urban realism






June 22, 2009

abstract photography: colour field (2)

objective | colour field | abstract photography from the wealth of images on flickr (continued):


pared roja. málaga
copyright © gonzález-alba



abstract (in gold)
copyright © tanakawho




shrouded 5
copyright © pete pick




the descend
copyright © milena mihaylova




"erasing the lines" (a valentine for paul)
copyright © robert in toronto




goldwasser
copyright © jurek d.




blue circles
copyright © talbright




stained fence
copyright © jbushnell

more abstract photography
more minimal photography
abstract photography: color field - (other versions)







June 21, 2009

otkuda: business



business
© otkuda (CC-BY-NC-SA) some rights reserved