Alternative Artifacts is artist Jeff Bartels’ latest series of hyperreal oil paintings which feature strange antiques that never existed. The bizarre objects stretch and bend the truth about our past in order to bring a focus on the deceptions going on in our world today. The old and worn out objects have a surreal quality that are meticulously painted which causes the viewer to question the … [Read more...] about Jeff Bartels’ Alternative Artifacts: Strange Antiques in a Post Truth World
øjeRum Collage Art
Copenhagen based collage artist. oejerum.dk … [Read more...] about øjeRum Collage Art
Miles Johnston works primarily in pencil drawing. His surreal art explores psychological transformation in portraits and figurative images. Captivating. Mindbending. Recursive. Face melting. Gorgeous.Johnston's art is our psyche staring back from the void. Beyond the threshold of strange changes; he illustrates not a calculus infinite worlds, but the infinite selves it is possible to … [Read more...] about Miles Johnston
5 Amazing Surrealistic Things!!!
Here is a short list of five surrealist things I am thinking about this week. 1. Alejandro Jodorowsky's Endless Poetry Through renowned father of the midnight movies Alejandro Jodorowsky’s intensely personal lens, Endless Poetry tells the story of his years spent as an aspiring poet in Chile in the 1940’s. Against the wishes of his authoritarian father, the 20 year old Jodorowsky leaves home to … [Read more...] about 5 Amazing Surrealistic Things!!!
Christie Neptune Surreal Video Art: An Afro-Surrealist Sci-fi Future
Christie Neptune's "She Fell from Normalcy" Stills Note On Surrealism, Past and Present Followers of contemporary surreal art, and perhaps this blog, may forget that surrealism (and it's precursor, Dada) were politically inspired art movements. Dada's "anti-philosophy" developed in reaction to World War I. Surrealism became notorious for many reasons. One of these was affiliating … [Read more...] about Christie Neptune Surreal Video Art: An Afro-Surrealist Sci-fi Future