Tagged ‘surreal’

Untitled (Fish from “Art Forms From the Ocean” Exhibit) by Ben Lawson

BEN LAWSON

“Pseudo-scientific illustrations on antique encyclopedia pages.” How awesome is that. Great ink drawings. See more at Ben Lawson’s website

February 26, 2009

Organic Abstract No 1 and Others by Michael Herring

Organic Abstract No 1 by Michael Herring

Michael Herring is an artist both from Des Moines, Iowa, and Joliet, Illinois—home of the Blues Brothers if I’m not mistaken.  Looking through Mike’s work I had a hard time picking anything out, there are just so many good drawings.  Besides the fluid, organic abstractings…

February 1, 2009

Untitled (2 Eyes 1 Body) by Saara Maria Piispa

Untitled (2 Eyes 1 Body) by Saara Maria Piispa

Although I would argue that Finnish Saara Maria Piispa’s paintings are much stronger than the small collection of drawings she currently displays on her site, I nonetheless feel some of them are quite compelling.  Sometimes the idea and though behind a drawing, simple as it…

March 20, 2008

Untitled (Figure with Worm Eyes) by Ken

Untitled (Figure with Worm Eyes) by Ken

These drawings by an artist simply identified as Ken are haunting in their simplicity and surrealism. Borderline macabre, they leave me wondering as to their meaning.

February 28, 2008

Untitled (Figures on Pedestal) by Tomas Schats

Untitled (Figures on Pedestal) by Tomas Schats

Tomas Schats from Holland creates some deceptively simple but utterly fascinating drawings.

February 20, 2008

Sketch by Coro36

Sketch by Coro36

This drawing is but a small glimpse into the deliciously twisted and borderline perverse world of Coro36. Whether realistic figure or full-fledged fantasy drawings, this guy is ridiculously talented.

February 19, 2008

“Prosthetic Pirate” by Heiko Windisch

"Prosthetic Pirate" by Heiko Windisch

Very imaginative, unique, and surreal drawings. By Heiko Windisch

February 19, 2008

“It’s Me, Meu!” by Mel Kadel

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This drawing is one of many wonderfully dark and macabre drawings by Mel Kadel.

February 15, 2008

“3 Spheres” by M.C. Escher

"3 Spheres" by M.C. Escher

I’m sure you’ve heard of this guy before: M.C. Escher. His drawings are classic.

February 15, 2008