Art is Hard

A place for snippets of things that myself as an artist like, hate, and just plain don't know what to make of.
centuriespast:

unknown Chupicuaro artist (Chupicuaro), Female Figure, ca. 300 BCE/100 CE, ceramic and polychrome slip
Portland Art Museum

centuriespast:

unknown Chupicuaro artist (Chupicuaro), Female Figure, ca. 300 BCE/100 CE, ceramic and polychrome slip

Portland Art Museum

(via blushingcheekymonkey)

rayjohnsonestate:

Ray Johnson T-shirts—now for the bargain price of only one million dollars each.

rayjohnsonestate:

Ray Johnson T-shirts—now for the bargain price of only one million dollars each.

skunkbear:

The mighty Tremoctopus. Behold!

And here’s some folks reacting to the blanket octopus (on what appears to be a Japanese game show?):

(via rhamphotheca)

By Susan Jamison

Drowning Dress, silk, embroidery, lead weights, 2013 

In tribute to Virginia Woolf (who wore an overcoat with its pockets full of stones and drowned herself)

source

(Source: breathingvioletfog, via thedaintysquid)

blue-voids:

Dorothea Tanning and Max Ernst with the cement sculpture Capricorn - Sedona, Arizona 1948

blue-voids:

Dorothea Tanning and Max Ernst with the cement sculpture Capricorn - Sedona, Arizona 1948