Tag Archives: dreams

Alien nightmare

It’s not unusual for me to have vivid dreams and nightmares but last night was one of its kind. I was on the iPad or computer messing around, and seeing a man with deformed hands like flippers, I clicked to … Continue reading

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Nath Planas, Araceli y Giovana

Stunning and reminds me of the Victorian photography of Margaret Cameron.

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Charles Amable-Lenoir, Reverie (Dream), 1893

I’m going to make this last post tonight unapologetic schmaltz. Academic painter Lenoir’s lighting is beautiful here, something straight out of Peter Pan.

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Odilon Redon or The Eye Like a Strange Balloon Mounts Toward Infinity (Guy Maddin, 1995)

This is Guy Maddin’s interpretation of Odilon Redon. It’s so expressionistic and surreal, that at first I wondered if it might have been an early film like Bunuel’s. Very Dali-esque. The basic plot is competition between father and son for … Continue reading

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Anastasakos Manolis, Dreaming of Fishing, 2008

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Atsuku Goto, Pray and Curse

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Atsuko Goto, unsure of title. Ghost painting exhibition.

Works in watercolor and lapis lazuli on cotton. Amazing Japanese artist. The effect also reminds me of Belgian Symbolist painter Fernand Khnopff.

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Kamalky, The Dream of Change

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Elke Wassmann, Allegories of the Subconscious

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Foggy Dreamscape by Mike Behnken

from this photostream

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