Tag Archives: 198X

jef stuyven’s art

Enjoy the images (c) Jef Stuyven and go see the expo @ De Specht, Ravenstraat 116 in Leuven (Louvain), Belgium, until 2016-05-31. If only for the man’s remarkable collection of objects, e.g. the fisherman’s anthropology! (Or how would yoù call … Continue reading

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tanner alain tanner

Halfway between Varda and Faraldo, there’s Tanner. Alain Tanner, from Geneva. Discreet charm, clever man, singular cineast, both poet and sociologist. Worked with John Berger, too, and was influenced by Pérec, methinks. Do dig! After my post on the exquisite … Continue reading

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paul kirchner’s bus

Paul Kirchner’s “The bus” (as published in Heavy Metal and other magazines from 1978 / 1979 onward, first book edtion by Ballantine 1987) has been reissued with extras by Tanibis (2012-03), both in English (ISBN 9782848410227) and translated into … Continue reading

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dirty brussels

A very cool & clever photograph by Bram Tack taken in Brussels’ rue du Chevreuil (Reebokstraat), courtesy Brussel Deze Week aka Brusselnieuws … depicting Brussels as dirty as it gets – day in, day out. For more evidence & outrage, see:http://www… Continue reading

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edward gorey not richard corey

Edward Gorey, an original artist and illustrator who’s clearly been an inspiration to artists as diverse as Glen Baxter, Tim Burton or David Shrigley … and to many of today’s up & coming draughtsmen and illustratrices too … I’m very curious fo… Continue reading

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adam curtis on ghostwatch

Adam Curtis – click the tag for more on him – has just blogged “a brief history of the appearance of ghosts and poltergeists and other spirits on television. Not fictional ghosts – but real ones, or the reports of their appearances, that you find … Continue reading

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