best/favorite painters

Post Reply
User avatar
cronus
Black Market Analyst
Posts: 17480
Joined: Thu Oct 11, 2012 7:09 pm
About me: amicus mortis
Location: United Kingdom
Contact:

Re: best/favorite painters

Post by cronus » Mon Oct 23, 2017 11:32 am

Scot Dutchy wrote:No sorry I dont find much like it. Hopper late night coffee place is much bigger and open. Hopper had to use is wife as she did not wont him using other models. All the women in all his pictures is her. He used himself for all the male parts. In Nighthawks all three men are him.
His early work of bridges and so forth notorious for the lack of figures, guessing it was something he had problems with regardless of the ball and chain. :tea:
"Let Me Drink The Red Fluid, And Die."

User avatar
Scot Dutchy
Posts: 7861
Joined: Tue Feb 23, 2010 2:07 pm
About me: Dijk beschermer
Location: 's-Gravenhage, Nederland
Contact:

Re: best/favorite painters

Post by Scot Dutchy » Mon Oct 23, 2017 1:52 pm

I always think this Tom Waits song belongs to Nighthawks.

"Wat is het een gezellig boel hier".

User avatar
cronus
Black Market Analyst
Posts: 17480
Joined: Thu Oct 11, 2012 7:09 pm
About me: amicus mortis
Location: United Kingdom
Contact:

Re: best/favorite painters

Post by cronus » Mon Oct 23, 2017 4:02 pm

"Let Me Drink The Red Fluid, And Die."

User avatar
Brian Peacock
Tipping cows since 1946
Posts: 19325
Joined: Thu Mar 05, 2009 11:44 am
About me: Ablate me:
Location: Location: Location:
Contact:

Re: best/favorite painters

Post by Brian Peacock » Tue Oct 24, 2017 3:07 pm

Ronald Davis (b.1937) describes himself as an artists, geometrician, and abstract illusionist. This one, Arch Duo and Vented Star, 1976, looks like trippy farm machinery to me.


.

"It isn't necessary to imagine the world ending in fire or ice.
There are two other possibilities: one is paperwork, and the other is nostalgia."

Frank Zappa

"This is how humanity ends; bickering over the irrelevant."
Clinton Huxley » 21 Jun 2012 » 14:10:36 GMT
.

User avatar
DRSB
Posts: 4305
Joined: Wed Jul 07, 2010 12:07 pm
Location: Switzerland
Contact:

Re: best/favorite painters

Post by DRSB » Tue Nov 14, 2017 4:16 pm

Boris Kustodiev, 1921
Attachments
Boris Kustodiev 1921.jpg
Boris Kustodiev 1921.jpg (52.29 KiB) Viewed 1285 times
"Change will lead to insight more often than insight will lead to change." A wise person said.

User avatar
DRSB
Posts: 4305
Joined: Wed Jul 07, 2010 12:07 pm
Location: Switzerland
Contact:

Re: best/favorite painters

Post by DRSB » Tue Dec 12, 2017 9:08 pm

Zinaida Serebryakova
Attachments
Zinaida Serebryakova.jpg
"Change will lead to insight more often than insight will lead to change." A wise person said.

User avatar
DRSB
Posts: 4305
Joined: Wed Jul 07, 2010 12:07 pm
Location: Switzerland
Contact:

Re: best/favorite painters

Post by DRSB » Thu Jan 11, 2018 6:32 pm

Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin
Did you notice the reflection of the ginger cat in the samovar?
Attachments
Prudkov-Vodkin.jpg
"Change will lead to insight more often than insight will lead to change." A wise person said.

User avatar
Sean Hayden
Microagressor
Posts: 8033
Joined: Wed Mar 03, 2010 3:55 pm
Contact:

Re: best/favorite painters

Post by Sean Hayden » Sun Jan 28, 2018 10:22 pm

Image

Abraham Teniers

This painting is actually making fun of people. :biggrin:
St Trump, who art so bigly YUGE, and handsome, like totally a pussy magnet, truly, make me an instrument of your stable genius.

User avatar
DRSB
Posts: 4305
Joined: Wed Jul 07, 2010 12:07 pm
Location: Switzerland
Contact:

Re: best/favorite painters

Post by DRSB » Wed Feb 07, 2018 6:29 am

Leonid Sokov (1941) Shirt
Attachments
Sokov.jpg
"Change will lead to insight more often than insight will lead to change." A wise person said.

User avatar
JimC
The sentimental bloke
Posts: 57750
Joined: Thu Feb 26, 2009 7:58 am
About me: To be serious about gin requires years of dedicated research.
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Contact:

Re: best/favorite painters

Post by JimC » Thu Feb 08, 2018 4:38 am

The style is a little wooden, IMO...
Nurse, where the fuck's my cardigan?
And my gin!

User avatar
rainbow
Posts: 8002
Joined: Fri Jun 08, 2012 8:10 am
About me: Pre-Modernist
Location: Africa
Contact:

Re: best/favorite painters

Post by rainbow » Thu Feb 08, 2018 5:54 am

Äitisi nai poroja!

User avatar
DRSB
Posts: 4305
Joined: Wed Jul 07, 2010 12:07 pm
Location: Switzerland
Contact:

Re: best/favorite painters

Post by DRSB » Thu Feb 08, 2018 10:14 pm

A nice Bulgarian signature, but who is the artist?
"Change will lead to insight more often than insight will lead to change." A wise person said.

User avatar
DRSB
Posts: 4305
Joined: Wed Jul 07, 2010 12:07 pm
Location: Switzerland
Contact:

Re: best/favorite painters

Post by DRSB » Fri Feb 09, 2018 5:11 am

Self-portrait "Yellow Shirt", Mayakovsky, 1918
Attachments
Self-portrait Yellow shirt Mayakovsky.jpg
"Change will lead to insight more often than insight will lead to change." A wise person said.

User avatar
DRSB
Posts: 4305
Joined: Wed Jul 07, 2010 12:07 pm
Location: Switzerland
Contact:

Re: best/favorite painters

Post by DRSB » Thu Feb 15, 2018 6:08 am

Arsenij Shulc, 1910 - 1976
Under the lamp, 1930
Attachments
Arsenij Shulc.jpg
"Change will lead to insight more often than insight will lead to change." A wise person said.

User avatar
rainbow
Posts: 8002
Joined: Fri Jun 08, 2012 8:10 am
About me: Pre-Modernist
Location: Africa
Contact:

Re: best/favorite painters

Post by rainbow » Thu Feb 15, 2018 11:24 am

DRSB wrote:A nice Bulgarian signature, but who is the artist?
Jimmy Floyd. Ashington Group.
https://www.theguardian.com/uk/2006/oct ... s.artsnews
Äitisi nai poroja!

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest