The Grotesque: International Art Exhibition is current showing at the Modern Eden Gallery in San Francisco, California. This is a group exhibition in the style of grotesques in which natural forms and monstrous figures are intertwined in bizarre or fanciful combinations. Here are samples of some of the various artists work:
With amazing attention to detail, color and surrealism, illustrator and cartoonist Lisa Hanawalt, creates illustrations of animals depicted in human settings, whether it be birds at a shoe store, horses on a subway or felines boogying down on a disco dance floor. Here are some samples of her work… Catty Crowd
Scott G. Brooks is one of the many artists whose work is currently being featured at the beinART International Surreal Collective titled “Dystopia” which runs through April 9, 2011, at the CoproGallery in Santa Monica, CA. Here are some samples of his work.
The 1929 silent film ‘Un Chien Andalou‘ (which means “An Andalusian Dog”), by Salvador Dali and Luis Buñuel, is a surrealistic mixed bag of non-related scenes strung together, that for it’s time was shocking and obscene. Ants crawling out of a man’s palm, a severed hand in the street and another with a man who suddenly starts [...]
Heidi Tailleffer’s artwork is a mix of surrealism and classical figurative painting and mythology. Her tastes range from the ridiculous and the absurd to the sacred and sublime, as she pursues the deeper meaning of things while possessed of a strong sense of humor. Here are some examples of her work… Angels of Our Nature
Michael O. creates absolutely stunning surrealistic digital art pieces! His style is best described as ‘photo-manipulation on steroids’ combining unique Photoshop techniques and digital painting. With the exception of the original digital photograph, his work is created entirely on a computer utilizing his knowledge of digital techniques and traditional art skills learned in his younger [...]
Born in November 1978, in Reghin Romania, Adrian Borda has been painting since he was 12. His paintings mix fantasy, with Dali-esque imagery, producing fantastical pieces filled with emotion. Cirque du Soleil