Category Archives: artists

should be fairly self-explanatory.

the mark of the fan

“Absurdity is what I like most in life, and there’s humor in struggling in ignorance. If you saw a man repeatedly running into a wall until he was a bloody pulp, after a while it would make you laugh because … Continue reading

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it’s black and white.

According to those mysterious creatures that I like to term other people, hardly anything is. I’m often (quite accurately) accused of posing everything in extremes and refusing to see the grey areas on any given topic, particularly when it comes … Continue reading

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out of left(ist) field

“‘Reality,’ sa molesworth 2, ‘is so unspeakably sordid it make me shudder.’” – Nigel Molesworth I know it’s not what you signed up for, but I will be breaking all the rules and discussing a work by the French impressionist … Continue reading

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chicken

This isn’t really going to be about chickens. Let me just say that right now. What it is going to be about is an artist that I am researching for a seminar class this semester, Itō Jakuchū (1716-1800). One of … Continue reading

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