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Classic Album Covers Painted on Empty Cigarette Packs

There’s nothing cool about lung cancer, but just try telling that to the lizard brains of those of us who grew up worshiping the chimney-like rock icons of the ’60s through the ’90s — and leave it to a Parisian to remind us of smoking’s illicit appeal. 120 more words

Music

Beneath the Surface

BENEATH THE SURFACE
Two painters, one sculptor.

Proposal for a group exhibition in the Allsop Gallery, Bridport Arts Centre

On the surface, distinctions between our work are clear, while the connections between our core ideas and working practices combine to ignite a very positive charge. 148 more words

Visual Arts

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ANSCO SPEEDEX 4.5 SPECIAL ( 1940 )

Ansco Speedex

The Speedex was made by the merged Agfa/Ansco company in Binghamton, NY. in 1940.

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Photography

Bouquet of Flowers

I’ve done this one some time ago, never got round to posting it until now. Just another little exercise provided by the PAINT magazine.

Usual stuff – watercolours in A5 size sketchbook. 15 more words

Traditional

WADDESDON MANOR - 1

Waddesdon Manor, near Aylesbury, is a veritable treasure house of paintings, furniture, ceramics, and objets d’art, particularly from the French 18th century. Each year they have special exhibitions which can be drawn either from the collections or are of a more contemporary nature. 342 more words

Visual Arts

Settling 

My friend Jessica Safran coined the term ‘identity shift’ to apply to how one’s view of self changes when a settled way of life suddenly changes. 447 more words

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