RIP Lou Reed 1942 – 2013
Artist of genuine integrity and talent who fearlessly portrayed the full spectrum of life around him and who relentlessly upheld core human values; ‘telling it like it is’ regardless of career-limiting consequences
“Dirty Boulevard” from the 1989 New York album
“ Give us your hungry, your tired, your poor; we’ll piss all over them“
That’s what the Tory/Lib Dem coalition say.
Watching Art Dry / Pictures at an Exhibition
c. 2013 Michael St.Mark
( Outdoor paints testing station near the shoreline, E. Sussex )
As per previous work – when all the pretty pictures and patterns, dead animals and flashy SFX are done, where might art go next .. retire to the seaside?
Fish Supper Couple ( for the love of food )
c. Michael St.Mark 2011
20″ x 15″ digitally-enhanced hand-finished giclee print.
the image manip’ effects used to intentionally create an
impression of movement, intimating the hand-to-mouth
action involved in eating take-out foods.
( Click over to fatten-up the image )
* * * * * * * * * *
Linkback to related LD 2011 work 469, “Catch of the Day”
Related link to work 206, from 2008..