Category Archives: ART

Early 20th century surreal postcards

I came across a super exhibition of nuts early 20th century surreal postcards when I was in Helsinki, at the brilliant Finnish Museum of Photography. Some of the cards below are from as early as 1905 so pre-dated the Surrealist … Continue reading

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Estonian Abstract Art

“Windmill” Kuno Veeber, 1918 Another post here about my travels in Estonia, following on from my earlier interview in Tallinn with Estonian painter Jüri Arrak.  Lots of my images were stuck on a defunct hard drive until now so now … Continue reading

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Studio Visit and Artist Interview: Jurri Arrak

I first came across the work of Estonian artist Jüri Arrak through friends of Kuriosas 50 Watts in the US who unearth all kinds of beautiful and crazed book illustrations from around the globe. These images of Arrak’s children book … Continue reading

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Len Lye

Very excited to be introduced to the work of highly unique and pioneering experimental film maker Len Lye.  His early voyages into the world of colour which must have astonished his audiences in the 1930’s The vivacity and abstract, psychedelic … Continue reading

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Nathaniel Russell

Loving the characters of American artist and illustrator Nathaniel Russell  His five dollar pet looks like a bargain

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Mark Farhall

     Had some fun here recently discovering the manic felt tip trippery of Mark Farhall.  More of his drawings and things are here.

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Miriam O’Connor

Very happy to recently come across the work of Dublin based photographer Miriam O’Connor. She seems to cultivate some mesmerising images out of mundane everyday scenes. More of her work can be found here

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