Archive for May, 2008

Shu Yong’s Bubble Women

Monday, May 26th, 2008

Like big breasts? How ’bout Chinese artist Shu Yong’s creations? These can be seen as politically incorrect objectifications of women or as politically correct comments on the objectification of women.

Charlie White’s Champion

Sunday, May 25th, 2008

Charlie White has the groovy distinction of having created a number of internet memes, which isn’t nearly as groovy a distinction as his being represented by Andrea Rosen Gallery.

The work below is entitled The Persuaders.

Charlie White

Paul St. George’s Telectroscope

Saturday, May 24th, 2008
Telectroscope 1

Paul St. George wants you to believe.

“Hardly anyone knows that a secret tunnel runs deep beneath the Atlantic Ocean. In May 2008, more than a century after it was begun, the tunnel has finally been completed. An extraordinary optical device called a Telectroscope has been installed at both ends which miraculously allows people to see right through the Earth from London to New York and vice versa.”

Telectroscope 2

Yeondoo Jung’s Wonderland

Friday, May 23rd, 2008
Yeondoo Jung 1

Yeondoo Jung is a Korean artist and photographer. The photos above and below are real life recreations of children’s drawings. The first is called I am coloring, my mom and sister are taking a picture and the one below is He didn’t sleep for three days.

Yeondoo Jung 2

Sarina Brewer’s Siamese Twins

Thursday, May 22nd, 2008
Sarina Brewer

Sarina Brewer has the whole thing going down. She considers herself a “naturalist” and is in the business of recycling animal carcasses.

Check out her picture below.

Sarina Brewer