The Big Smack Himself.

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Peoria, IL, United States
I created this blog to help my students find new inspirational artists and works, all while strengthening their interest and pride in their work and themselves as artists. :D i'm also an aspiring artist myself.

Thursday, October 22, 2009

Simparch: Bradley Visiting Artist Fall 2009

Meeting the Simparch Guys

Team Work


Design/Concept Meeting

Power Tools

Power Tools Again

Day Three

Continued Planning and Discussion

Working Hard

And the Last Night to Help Simparch
Livin' For the City

Wednesday, October 7, 2009

Tuesday, October 6, 2009

Sarah Sze

One of my favorite artist of all time.

Sarah Sze's installations bridge harmoniously line and space.

Hidden Relief, 2001

Hidden Relief, 2001
installation (detail)

Sarah Sze working on Corner Plot (2006)


James Jean

James Jean is an amazing illustrator/artist. Those of you interested in pop culture and illustration check out his work.

James Jean
tea ceremony?


Monday, October 5, 2009

Where the Wild Things are...awesome video 02

we should as a class go and watch this.

and oldie for the clsss. just remember color is fun.

another sony bravia commerical!

Awesome Videos 01

Band: SOUR

Song : 日々の音色 (Hibi no neiro)
Tone of Everyday

Created By: Matt Harding and Melissa Nixon

Vocals: Palbasha Siddique

Song: Praan

Thursday, October 1, 2009

In the beginnging

and so another batch of drawing students think i'm a teacher...

I'm actually a gallery working Super Hero!

I fight crimes against art with my sidekick.

The Jerryfish and The Shinn race to the crime scene!! The Crime this week...DIRTY PODIUMS!