Author Archives: davidvangough
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Illusion Magazine article

“His paintings are complex, for where there is kitsch and playfulness, there is also discomfort and violence, together gesturing towards an inevitable end for the bodies and cultural eras they depict.” Hayley Evans-Illusion Magazine Please follow and like us:

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Fake News Schism

“Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly — they’ll go through anything. You read and you’re pierced.” ― Aldous Huxley, Brave New World Please follow and like us:

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Conjoined 7

So on the day millions of women from around the world took to the streets against the new dark ages and muddy California Skys cascaded a tumult in accord, a little corner of Bergamont station was marking these times of dark herald, with Chet Zars Conjoined 7. Please follow and like us:

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The blind patriot will eat himself

“The past was erased, the erasure was forgotten, the lie became the truth.” ― George Orwell, 1984   Please follow and like us:

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Leviathan

Oil on canvas-42″ x 80″ Please follow and like us:

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George and the Dragon

12″ x 14″-Graphite on paper Please follow and like us:

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Conjoined 7 at Copro

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Years End 2016

“Here comes the fire Our funeral pyre, baby” Neil Hannon with the Divine Comedy-Here Comes the Flood   Please follow and like us:

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Mourning Star

“Hallelujah noel be it heaven or hell The christmas we get we deserve” Greg Lake-I believe in Father Christmas   Please follow and like us:

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Art and Cake Review

“In Van Gough’s vision, the devil is not in the details but in the distractions” Please follow and like us:

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Understanding Necrophilia

…the history of art is littered with a necrophilic undercurrent, and sex and death it seems is a constant, irresistible theme: from Carravagio’s use of drowned corpses as models for the holy virgin, to Hans Bellmer’s Doll, it is the inanimate body venerated as holy object, a soulless vessel procured for desire. “ Please follow […]

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Dark Realism/Dark Surrealism Opening

So two weekends, Gregorio Escalante gallery, an artistic pantheon presenting the absolute pinnacle of dark Art. Please follow and like us:

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