Min Jeong Seo - To Live On, 2005
The stalks these flowers are already dried up but their blossoms are preserved and kept fresh by the medical infusion bags. The life-span of every living creature is limited.The infusion bags stand for the progress in medicine and the prolongation of human life.They somehow carry an ambivalent message as they refer to both death and life an the same time. Both states are immanent here. To preserve the beauty of the flowers artificially with the help of the infusion bags points out man’s inclination to repress the fact having to die and to postpone death.
You wish your neurons were this pretty
Greg Dunn, having a Ph.D in neuroscience, was inspired to do this artwork by seeing neurons treated with certain stains. The neurons he saw in his microscope reminded him of the Asian art he loved so much already and went on to paint neurons in the Asian sumi-e style.
Exploring the fusion of art and science through designs in gold leaf
art and science: they work well together.
Grant Wood’un 1930 yılında tamamlamış olduğu aşırı sevimli tablosu American Gothic’in önünde hatıra fotoğrafı çektirenler ressamın tabloda kullandığı modeller. Yani kızkardeşi Nan Wood Graham ve dişçisi Byron McKeeby. Şimdiye kadar en çok parodisi yapılan tablolardan biri bu ayırca. Bazı örneklerine buradan ve şuradan bakabilirsiniz.
Sui Getsu Ka [Water Moon Flower] Grid
Hand-Dyed, Anodized Aluminum Paintings for upcoming solo exhibition “Mujo” [Impermanence] at Sundaram Tagore Gallery, NYC
“Sui Getsu Ka” [Water Moon Flower] are the words spoken by Zen Monks to Monks who have completed Zen Training. Like the reflection of flowers on moonlit water, all things are temporal- Miya Ando
Louis Wain (5 August 1860 – 4 July 1939) was a schizophrenic artist whose images of cats changed as his mental health deteriorated
or he just was into flowers by the end.