The Ghost of Romance Past
c. 2011 Michael St.Mark
Silver Birch with face in dated carved heart, Trent Park N. London. ( Taken on the winter solstice, 21st December.)
Signed Fine Art print on Hahnemühle Ultra Smooth 380gm paper 12″ X 15″
One worldwide. 12″ x 15″, for price contact the gallery
Updated, Summer 2014 evolution ( click to enlarge )
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Dada Black Hole – Portrait of Man Ray. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Man Ray, c. 1920…. . .. . . . & his dAdA spirit strong 38 yrs on
c. Michael St.Mark 2011
Stretched blank A1 Canvas with central white box frame holding a pure black photographic print made from a 35mm film negative, onto premium matt paper.
Unique Work, one worldwide. Price; contact the gallery email@example.com
* A chance to invest at the ground floor level in the only independent and morally-motivated new art direction in the world today – with authentic links tracing back to the original Dada movement of 1916-21.
Link to the Wikipedia Man Ray biography page ( recommended reading )
Self portrait, 1942
(Solstice Sunset ) The Shortest Day
c. Michael St.Mark, Dec 21st 2011
Something for the record – sunset on the winter solstice.
Trent Park, Cockfosters N. London
( Part-solarised digital photograph. Signed LE Giclee prints, details & POA ).
“Yea though I Paint in the Valley of the Shadow of Death I shall fear no Evil, for my Pot and my Brush shall Comfort me”
c. 2010 Michael St. Mark
Word/image play on common biblical saying.
Digital photo. Giclee print 10″ x 8″ excluding 2″ border. One off, titled & signed. £150
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Link to ongoing London Dada vs. Wolff Olins 2012 Olympic logo plagiarism claim.
by Dingo, c. 2011
Garage lights refracting through fuel spillages on terracotta forecourt, with fallen leaf.
Shell filling station, Mile End rd, E. London
( the autumn colors
London Dadaist Dingo; “ Seeing/Putting the extra in the ordinary” TMs
Winter Woodland Walkies ( The Chase )
c. Dingo 2011
( click on the enlargement.. to enlarge a mucky pups’ muddy woodland chase )
New Dadaist Dingo – ” Seeing/Putting the Extra in the Ordinary” TMs
* Purport of the work; The common association, with most dog-owners, of mud on the parked-up car from the bumpy drive along the dirt track to the rural car park, as the dog(s) eagerly disembark for their country/woodland “walk” – that invevitably becomes an excited yelping chaotic run once off the lead and a squirrel or rabbit is sighted.
The mud by the sill of Dingo’s Rangy is carefully manipulated into outlines and gaps using twig ends to create imaginary canine forms in chase mode.
Update, July 2014; Expose of artist Ali Banisadr’s painting ” The Chase”.
Mimicking the above Dada Work in the chaotic semi-abstract forms’ strong suggestion of animal movement.. and the direct title ” The Chase ” ; plagiarizer Banisadr adds color to create a painting then passed off as original and new.
The Chase, by Ali Banisadr.