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jeff_m

climber
somewhere fairly insignificant
Jan 7, 2011 - 12:59am PT
Got to go with Magritte at the moment















Along the Miro lines is this artist (a good guy, too):
http://rafaelperea.com/view-artwork/mixed-media/
tiki-jer

Trad climber
fresno/clovis
Jan 7, 2011 - 01:28am PT
FortMental that is a big piece.
Good job very impressive.

The 'Stand" never ceases to amaze.
Say is that venetian plaster on the back wall in pic behind easel?
Timid TopRope

Social climber
Paradise, CA
Jan 7, 2011 - 09:39am PT
Some of my favorites.
Philip Guston.  It took me a couple of years to come around to him.
Philip Guston. It took me a couple of years to come around to him.
Credit: Timid TopRope
Yayoi Kusama does incredible installations of color, mirrors and light...
Yayoi Kusama does incredible installations of color, mirrors and lights. She's in a mental hospital in Japan.
Credit: Timid TopRope
Keith Haring is often co-opted.  I took this without a flash at the NY...
Keith Haring is often co-opted. I took this without a flash at the NY MOMA so a little fuzzy
Credit: Timid TopRope
Gustav Klimt.  Again, a slightly out of focus photo from the MOMA
Gustav Klimt. Again, a slightly out of focus photo from the MOMA
Credit: Timid TopRope

I've been fortunate to get a lot of contemporary art exposure from my brother.

justthemaid's work is really beautiful. Hope you get a big show some day.
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climber
north fork
Topic Author's Reply - Jan 7, 2011 - 10:50am PT
Mental, nice work, looks the same. Master copies are fun to figure out how they did it.


Jeff m. I was about to post Magritte. By far the smoothest painter I've seen in person. The MOMA in SF has some of his work in their permanent collection. You can't find any brush strokes standing a foot from his paintings and his colors are spot on. Going to check the other artist you named.
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climber
north fork
Topic Author's Reply - Jan 7, 2011 - 11:05am PT
Another artist linked to the band Tool
Chet Zar
Chet Zar
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Chet Zar
Chet Zar
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Chet Zar
Chet Zar
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Spider Savage

Mountain climber
SoCal
Jan 7, 2011 - 11:29am PT
Many good posts above. Most of my fav's have been covered.

Here is a fun new artist: Josh Angle, aka "Shag"

http://www.shag.com/gallery.html
Pate

Trad climber
Jan 7, 2011 - 01:08pm PT
Diane Arbus 1923-1971

Credit: Allen Arbus

Credit: Diane ARbus
Credit: Diane Arbus
Credit: Diane Arbus
tiki-jer

Trad climber
fresno/clovis
Jan 7, 2011 - 01:24pm PT
Spider...I've always liked Shag's stuff too. Retro.

I always thought that Michealangelo's study of the Libyan Sibyl had what appeared to be a climbing pose. As homage I did one in charcoal back in
Credit: tiki-jer
'94.

I have a few more in the works too.
Hangs on the wall here at the hut.
drljefe

climber
El Presidio San Augustin del Tucson
Jan 7, 2011 - 02:04pm PT
Nice family album there, pate.
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climber
north fork
Topic Author's Reply - Jan 7, 2011 - 02:16pm PT
Here's a few of my own...
Carl Jung's Near Death
Carl Jung's Near Death
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3'x4' oil on canvas
3'x4' oil on canvas
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4'x6' Oil on canvas
4'x6' Oil on canvas
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Stain, Wood Dyes, Charcoal, and Laquer &#40;lots of it&#41;. 2'x2'
Stain, Wood Dyes, Charcoal, and Laquer (lots of it). 2'x2'
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A couple in progress...
Stain, Charcoal, Oil on Gesso, Graphite
Stain, Charcoal, Oil on Gesso, Graphite
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Close up of 8'x4'
Close up of 8'x4'
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This last series of rain made me paint...
Oil on Canvas 2'x 3'
Oil on Canvas 2'x 3'
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Please throw vegetables at will, but no tomatoes. I hate Tomatoes.
Nate D

climber
San Francisco
Jan 7, 2011 - 02:38pm PT
Justin,
Really like the 4th and 5th one posted! 6th in progress is really interesting as well.
Hope it rains a bit more. :)

Tiki - I knew you saw rock climbing in everything (a familiar affliction), but even in Michelangelo, eh?

Good stuff all, and amazing undertaking Mental. Down to mixing your own paint!
The frame recreation is off the charts obsessive!
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climber
north fork
Topic Author's Reply - Jan 7, 2011 - 02:46pm PT
Thanks Nate, I hope it rains at about 8,300 feet to melt that snow.
Timid TopRope

Social climber
Paradise, CA
Jan 7, 2011 - 08:01pm PT
Dali comes to mind. His paintings are all disappointingly small, many no bigger that an 8 X 10 sheet of paper. FortMental

Gotta agree. For a painting that looms large in the 20th century psyche, I too was a little disappointed at the small size of The Persistence of Memory

Yet another fuzzy point and click photo..........
How much is that Dali in the window?
How much is that Dali in the window?
Credit: Timid TopRope

This guy's pretty cool. A good friend of my brother's. He's burning a thousand framed and empty canvases. This was up in some swanky place in mid town.
Artist, Tom Berkhart
Artist, Tom Berkhart
Credit: Timid TopRope

tiki-jer

Trad climber
fresno/clovis
Jan 7, 2011 - 08:25pm PT
Hey thanks FM.

You know it Nater, look at architecture the same way!!

Here is a sign from bitd.
Have a dark beer design in da werks too
Have a dark beer design in da werks too
Credit: tiki-jer

Justin, I like the last one dude....gotta finish it.
Ya know perhaps we can colla-beer-ate on beer labels ;)
You guys still brewing??

Outta my mind
Outta my mind
Credit: tiki-jer
That was done under stress aand done fast.
Mixed media on Illustration Board.

Credit: tiki-jer
This one turned into a logo. Watercolor on Illustration Board.
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climber
north fork
Topic Author's Reply - Jan 7, 2011 - 09:12pm PT
Jerry that beer label is classic. We need to brew some, haven't in a while but some fugg looks good to drink.
nita

Social climber
chica from chico..waiting on spring days..
Jan 7, 2011 - 09:26pm PT
I'm a big fan of Chiura Obata's art..I also love the Supertopo artists. Matisse..mtnmum..Miss L.. Jeannie..Annie Cashner and all S.T's. Great photographers .
Credit: Obata
Tuolumne ..Before thunderstorm .
Tuolumne ..Before thunderstorm .
Credit: Obata
Credit: Obata's

Different Artist.....Hiroshi Yoshida
Different Artist.....Hiroshi Yoshida
Credit: Hiroshi Yoshida

Tiki, I forgot about that.
tiki-jer

Trad climber
fresno/clovis
Jan 7, 2011 - 09:32pm PT
Of course Nita that last one was used by Patagonia for a catalog right?
TFPU.

Justin, Thanks. How about 'Shuteye Stoat' (tm).
Slater

Trad climber
Central Coast
Jan 7, 2011 - 10:05pm PT
OK JR if you don't think this is art then 'EXCUSE ME'!!

http://www.surfline.com/video/featured-clips/outer-banks-shackfest_51353

or how 'bout this!

Tidal Bore
Tidal Bore
Credit: Slater
Them is river surf... Sumatra I think. Tidal Bore. Look at that symmetry! Nature imitating art.
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climber
north fork
Topic Author's Reply - Jan 7, 2011 - 11:10pm PT
You're excused Tom. That photo is indeed art. Let's see some slatervision!
Slater

Trad climber
Central Coast
Jan 7, 2011 - 11:13pm PT
Did you check out that video link?
Those dudes were doing hand held video INSIDE the wave while getting tubed.
Outside the box thinking my friends, that is cutting edge stuff... a liquid medium, but still art.
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