The Dirty Show 2015
The Dirty Show is the world’s largest erotic art exhibition and is held in Detroit every Valentine’s weekend. The guest artist for this year’s event is John Waters, and he’ll be speaking on the opening night of February 12th, which is anticipated to bring a large crowd.
R.I.P. – The Death of H R Giger
H. R. Giger ( Hans Rudolf “Ruedi” Giger ) the infamous godfather of so much of today’s contemporary art and graphic styles, died Monday from injuries sustained in a fall. Sad news for so many artists and others who had their imaginations blown open by his truly original works. He single-handedly brought dark surrealist imagery into the foreground through his creatures and designs.
Exhibition Preview: Risqué, Dirty Little Pictures
Opening tonight at the Long Beach Museum of Art is Risqué, Dirty Little Pictures, curated by Nathan Spoor and Jeff McMillan. The erotic works will be displayed on the museum’s second-floor Kilsby Gallery – a little above children’s immediate perusal. It is always wonderful to see a “museum” hosting a show with an incredible roster of real contemporary, New Brow artists, so get on down to Long Beach if you can.
Just received news that some new Ray Caesar works are available and had to pass on the good word. There’s nothing like a new Ray to put some sunshine in your day!
Clicking around for Valentine’s related art I was lucky enough to find Zoe. A true eclectic twist for the love day- from geishas to sexy vixens to the trans-gender darkness of Marilyn Manson (below), this artist rocks. Sweet, but not …