peter stichbury is one of New Zealand’s most unique portrait artists. Much of his work echoes the smooth and glossy feel of magazines but with unsettling undertones more in line with underground comics and a clear element of social satire or critique.
you can buy me a print of chinese girl with yellow jacket by vladimir tretchikoff. or balinese girl, or malay bride – i’m not fussy. note: it’s my birthday in september.
in my kitchen, specifically. artist: holly farrell
pardon all the art related posts, but i musn’t forget about this (as i did a couple of weeks ago). i stumbled upon it again today and just love love love it. In Love With A. Lincoln by Maira Kalman
chelsea bentley james has some pretty rad paintings
There is just so much negativity all around us these days, have you noticed? It’s infesting the internet, it’s taking over the big screen, it’s cutting you off, it’s showing up on your bank statement, it’s staining your new shirt, it’s breathing down your neck, it’s not giving you a vacation, it’s talking behind your back, it’s stuffing you in a locker, it’s cheating on you, it’s charging you more, it’s giving you less, and it’s making you miserable! It’s making us miserable! I don’t think I know of a single person who couldn’t use some encouragement, so here it is!