November 27, 2010
— CAC A moron in the last art thread asked if and when I will bring up Dada. So to open tonight's thread, Brian Eno and David Byrne give us (part of) a Hugo Ball poem, Gadji beri bimba, with I Zimbra:
On the subject of early 20th century art, tonight's Super Serious work from the world of art is an oldie courtesy of the lovely Meret Oppenheim:
Object. 1936. Fur-covered cup, saucer, and spoon. (Museum of Modern Art, New York)
Her work got only more racy from there.
As I mentioned in the last one, I am featuring art by you pudding-loving morons in every art thread. If you want to show off your goods, shoot a JPEG to me HERE. Be sure to include your AoS handle (if you are a lurker, your real name), title, dimensions, medium/materials, and year.
Now, onto this edition of
THE ART OF THE AOS MORONS:
From moron Johnny I, it is just another day at the Hoboken Train Station:
Shoe Shine '07. 2007. Digital Photo
Moron BeckoningChasm demands you come inside and ignore the duct tape and rope:
Vista. 1984-1989. 24x 36 (4 panels) Oil on Canvas.
Two_heroes' wife REAAAALLY wants you to visit Katz's:
Katz's Delicatessen. 2005. 54 x 42 Acrylic on Canvas. (Private collection of Katz)
Longtime lurker Jeff sent in this upbeat still life:
Still Life with Poe. 2007. 18x18. Oil on Linen.
and lastly, Patrick Flynn insists upon haunting the nightmares of liberals everywhere:
Fisher Price Nuclear Family. 2010. 5 x 7. Pastel on Paper.
If you submitted and image and did not see it here, do not fret. I am uploading 4-5 images per thread. If you wish to contact any of these artists about their work personally, shoot a message to zee email and I will forward their info.
In closing, I give you a condom filled with babies:
Posted by: logprof at November 27, 2010 06:43 PM (BP6Z1)
Posted by: Bob at November 27, 2010 06:46 PM (4DoFz)
Posted by: Art Major at November 27, 2010 06:46 PM (BP6Z1)
Posted by: OSU at November 27, 2010 06:49 PM (BP6Z1)
Object. 1936. Fur-covered cup, saucer, and spoon. (Museum of Modern Art, New York)Her work got only more racy from there.
Yeah, next up in my collection... fur burgers.
Posted by: Meret Oppenheim at November 27, 2010 06:52 PM (YSoL7)
Posted by: Hurricane Desk at November 27, 2010 06:52 PM (BP6Z1)
Posted by: two_heroes at November 27, 2010 06:53 PM (djSha)
Posted by: Johnny I at November 27, 2010 07:00 PM (yHUFx)
Posted by: eman at November 27, 2010 07:01 PM (kn74g)
Posted by: eman at November 27, 2010 07:02 PM (kn74g)
I have a great Idea!
Why don't you post some comic book covers!
Posted by: Beethoven von Sanchopanza at November 27, 2010 07:06 PM (rTKU3)
Posted by: Journolist at November 27, 2010 07:14 PM (LwLqV)
Puts the Discipline video in perspective, though -- looks like Belew was playing against Roland guitar synths everywhere he went around that time.
Posted by: cthulhu at November 27, 2010 07:16 PM (kaalw)
1980. Belew joined up for Remain in Light if I am not mistaken.
Posted by: CAC at November 27, 2010 07:36 PM (lV4Fs)
Real Moron Art:
Winner of the 2010 Iowahawk Endowment for the Arts Steelcage Blogger Cagematch Smackdown Vote.
Posted by: USCitizen at November 27, 2010 07:38 PM (a1FJJ)
Posted by: some wench at November 27, 2010 07:43 PM (uJBct)
pity that none were featured here.
I kid, I kid.
Posted by: Grey Fox at November 27, 2010 07:49 PM (ExLU1)
HONG KONG, Nov. 28 (Yonhap) -- The Chinese government said Sunday it will make an "urgent" announcement later in the day amid rising military tensions surrounding the Korean Peninsula.
China's foreign ministry said it will hold a press conference at 4 p.m. for both domestic and foreign reporters based in Beijing, adding that it will not accept any questions during the conference.
Posted by: Alexander at November 27, 2010 07:51 PM (2FsSh)
Posted by: Anon Y. Mous at November 27, 2010 07:52 PM (BqPdR)
Posted by: jmflynny at November 27, 2010 08:04 PM (JItMh)
Posted by: ParisParamus at November 27, 2010 08:06 PM (gMzAL)
Posted by: Kenneth at November 27, 2010 08:12 PM (d4U17)
Did you see the story about Conyers reading Playboy on a commercial flight? Seemngly made no attempt to cover it up to avoid offending others.
Posted by: jmflynny at November 27, 2010 08:12 PM (JItMh)
I find it hard to be offended by a magazine whose founder's dick probably wheezes during sex.
Posted by: CAC at November 27, 2010 08:17 PM (lV4Fs)
I'm sure the mothers and the flight attendants felt the same way.
Posted by: jmflynny at November 27, 2010 08:20 PM (JItMh)
Circa 1910. "The nursery" is all it says on this one. Come play with us! 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company.
Posted by: Miss'80sBaby at November 27, 2010 08:21 PM (yfJ6g)
I have Oceans's 11 playing in the background on TV.
I'll give it a whirl now as a listener..
Posted by: Deety at November 27, 2010 08:44 PM (Jb3+B)
Posted by: USCitizen at November 27, 2010 08:53 PM (a1FJJ)
Posted by: AndrewsDad at November 27, 2010 09:00 PM (C2ahi)
Posted by: Otis Criblecoblis at November 27, 2010 09:04 PM (fjoLg)
******************************************** OK, tell us what "insipid" means to you, and WHY Claire meets 31's criteria yields "insipid" and your yields "evocative". . You should get goddamn concrete with your analysis, lest you appear to be FLAKES who are basically saying "I didn't like/ liked it it but I can't tell you why"
Posted by: Liberace's Love Child at November 27, 2010 09:42 PM (UIqfz)
<a rel="dofollow" href="http://tipsforskin.com"><strong>tips for skin</strong></a>
Posted by: tips for skin at November 27, 2010 10:16 PM (DP5E2)
Posted by: tips for skin at November 27, 2010 10:21 PM (DP5E2)
Posted by: Otis Criblecoblis at November 27, 2010 11:18 PM (fjoLg)
...or a stream of bat spit. Take your pick.
Posted by: George Bernard Shaw at November 28, 2010 12:29 AM (u5eVT)
Posted by: Dr. Varno at November 28, 2010 01:27 AM (K5sqE)
I was sitting here enjoying a hungover post-Thanksgiving morning dividing up my weekly ration of pills and eating the last of the homemade dinner rolls for breakfast (all you guys eat your heart out if you don't have a wifey who makes homemade bread).
In any case while I was doing all this I was listening to the satellite music channel Sirius Holiday Traditions. They were playing Glenn Miller w/ the Modernairs doing a radio broadcast version of Jingle Bells complete with a commercial for Chesterfield cigarettes.
I LMAO because when I first turned the TV on it was tuned to Fox News and it came on with the inevitable commercial for the asshole lawyers doing the class-action lawsuit for the hip replacement doctors/company.
The freaking liberals have made our lives so much better by banning those evil cigarettes from TV and replacing them with ads for fucking lawyers suing doctors into bankruptcy. Perhaps that is why TV turned to shit in the late 60s.
But, things got better when they followed up Glenn Miller/Modernairs with Tommy Dorsey/Pied Pipers and Winter Weather. For those of you who aren't familiar with the Pied Pipers they were a young Jo Stafford with a couple of also-ran guys. (I keed)
Posted by: Vic at November 28, 2010 02:07 AM (e4sSD)
Posted by: Vic at November 28, 2010 02:29 AM (e4sSD)
Posted by: Otis Criblecoblis
Two of my daughters play very well and they play all the signature pieces. Once My oldest played Claire de Lune in a recital and it was quite moving.
I am coaching my youngest to swing Tsshaikowsky's Concerto No1.
Maybe I could post a short clip sometime.
Posted by: sTevo at November 28, 2010 02:48 AM (VMcEw)
Who is the artist?
I tried "Binging" the pic and got no joy.
Don't care if the artists' intent was to be a fucking ironic douche-bag commenting on modern western culture, that's an awesome and very evocative sketch!
That right there!
People wonder why artists used to paint boring shit, like baskets of fruit or a skate hung up in some filthy kitchen in France somewhere.
When true painters paint (or pastel), there is just something that they can bring to their subjects no matter how banal.
Too bad most young artists are being trained to deride their basic humanity.
There are just some things that can't be captured in a photo. Too cold.
I much prefer the warmth and "pregnancy" of a pastel sketch, from time to time...
Thank you, CAC!
Posted by: Deety at November 28, 2010 05:06 AM (Jb3+B)
Posted by: Janet Napolitano at November 28, 2010 05:08 AM (zgZzy)
Posted by: CAC at November 28, 2010 09:06 AM (Gr1V1)
I am the moron in question. Glad you like it, thanks.
Posted by: Phlegn at November 28, 2010 10:43 AM (SoEjL)
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