Category Archives: Surrealism

Herbert Bayer “Lonely Metropolitan”

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Jacqueline Goddard

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Henry Wuorila-Stenberg

Love this Finnish painter. Feels like a mix of German Expressionism with Hundertwasser and Francis Bacon and a bit of Chaim Soutine and Neo Rauch. Add together,mix, add black, and you have Wuorila-Stenberg.

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Leonora Carrington

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William Blake, Beatrice Addressing Dante, 1827

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Cecil Beaton and the ‘Rabbit Coat’, 1937, Gordon Anthony, National Portrait Gallery, London

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Joelle Poulos

Very nice surrealistic one. Visit the site at joellepoulos.com

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Sergej Eisenstein by Margaret Bourke-White

Russian film director Sergej Eisenstein being shaved on the terrace of Bourke-White’s studio in the Chysler Building, NYC, 1932. There is something surrealistic here; at any rate, as a child, I loved Eisenstein’s expressionistic film Ivan the Terrible.  There is a lot of … Continue reading

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The Man with the Rubber Head (film, 1902)

I was NOT trying to find bizarre things to put up on this site…just happened across it during photo research and thought I would share it. This film is among others by the cineaste Georges Meliers.    

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Dream of Venus by Murray Korman w Salvador Dali

One of a series. View more about this 1939 photography here.

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