Author Archives: davidvangough
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Livin’ devil may care

It’s a sneak peak wip for what will be the pivotal ‘Healter Skelter’ piece for Octobers show, and at times it’s felt I’m on a downward spiral. Please follow and like us:

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Last days of Summer

It’s over a month away, and I just took a week off the grid camping in Utah, playing at polygamy, hiking the kind of terrain the Mars rover would photograph,and drinking warm three percent proof wine on warmer night’s.  Please follow and like us:

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Sharons Back

It’s still wet, and the light is casting a glare, but I think ‘Pig’ is almost done. I kept it loose and raw, sometimes scoring into the wet paint with toothpicks or the end of the brush. Please follow and like us:

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Ziggy Stardust painted portrait

So Ziggy is forty,hard to believe for anyone who was there when the Starman first played guitar. Please follow and like us:

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Manson Show at Hyaena gallery in October.

Further to my previous post, I am delighted to reveal that I shall be showing my Manson/Tate themed works at the wonderful Hyaena gallery from October 1st, until October 31st, with an opening on the 6th. Please follow and like us:

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Ritual-a series by Emma Gough

My  daughter Emma has been busy these past several months, the seeds of which are now baring fruit at her graduate degree show at the Williamson gallery in England, which opened June 2nd.  Please follow and like us:

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Simpler times-new Frankenstein portrait

As an iconic image used to the point of obsolescence by everyone from Warhol to Ron English, I realise that it’s not bringing anything new to the table. Please follow and like us:

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Rise

‘Rise’ Oil on canvas 30″ x 40″ Please follow and like us:

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The Haunted-new self portrait painting by David Van Gough

The Haunted 36 “x 24” | oil on canvas Please follow and like us:

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Dennis Paul Batt | 1952-2012

Dennis Paul Batt-By Jen Trute 32″ x 24″ | oil on linen Please follow and like us:

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The Mission

The Mission 11″ x 17″ Oil on Canvas Please follow and like us:

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Staring at white walls

Felt like a corpse today- one of those plastinated exhibits by Gunther Von whatsisface-posed in permanent stance, brush aloft, eyes like razor slashes, skin like alabaster. The irony isn’t lost on me of all people. Please follow and like us:

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