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Old 04-06-2016   #41
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Re: Whomever is your favourite artist?

I'd already posted many of my favorites when I was more active on here. Multiple times now I've tried to post pics by Suguru Tanaka because his work strikes me as incredibly similar, albeit in a strictly visual sense, to that of Ligotti, Kafka, and Burroughs. Sigh, I'll just have to show the tumblr instead, my Mac doesn't interact well with this site.

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Seriously, scroll through those for a bit, tell me they don't send some weird juices flowing.
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Re: Whomever is your favourite artist?

Been interested in the works of Jacek Yerka lately.
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Re: Whomever is your favourite artist?

Rolf Nowotny. I'll link to three of his recent works:







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Re: Whomever is your favourite artist?

I must gush on this group for just a moment if I may. Whether on this post or similar ones where the discussion turns to literature, music, film, etc., I am constantly being introduced to new artists that I may have never heard of were it not for this forum's members. I sincerely cherish all the minds Here as they have enriched my horizons greatly. My humblest thanks to you all.

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Re: Whomever is your favourite artist?

I love Black/Death Metal album covers made by these artists.

Mark Riddick (RIDDICKART)
Chris Moyen (CHRIS MOYEN / THORNCROSS Official Art Site 2004-2016)
Timo Ketola, Manuel Tinnemans & Sami Albert Hynninen (Tabula Obscura)
Kristian Wahlin (K r i s t i a n W h l i n)

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Re: Whomever is your favourite artist?

At this point, my favourite artists are those i can talk to.
The artists i share a studio building with at locatieZ are incredibly smart interlocutors that teach me a lot about making art, even though i may or may not personally like their work (which in itself is something i learned). The artists whose work i have been incredibly lucky to encounter in the 11 years of running Baracca : BARACCA. The gents and ladies over at the EATEN BY DUCKS & les cadavres exquises

Live ones. Breathing specimens. Citizens. Humans.
Many of the other, more distant 'favourite' artists, i have internalized to such an extent that i really wouldn't be able to say if William Blake is my favourite artist or if my interpretation of him is my favourite artist, for example.

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Re: Whomever is your favourite artist?

John Coulthart, love his Lovecraftian work, but just a great all-round artist.
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I'm not knowledgeable about art, but I really like Peter Booth's paintings. They're incredibly, perversely beautiful.
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Re: Whomever is your favourite artist?

Right now, Arnold Bocklin, with two dots above the 'o'.

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Re: Whomever is your favourite artist?

Mike Mignola, always.
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Your fall should be like the fall of mountains. But I was before mountains. I was in the beginning, and shall be forever. The first and the last. The world come full circle. I am not the wheel. I am the hand that turns the wheel. I am Time, the Destroyer. I was the wind and the stars before this. Before planets. Before heaven and hell. And when all is done, I will be wind again, to blow this world as dust back into endless space. To me the coming and going of Man is as nothing.

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