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Knowledge Pupates

Here on Symbiartic we’ve featured hundreds of fine artists, illustrators, photographers, sculptors, comic illustrators and cartoonists, jewellery-makers, dataviz designers since we began.

September 25, 2013 — Glendon Mellow

The Art World is Too Safe Now: H.R. Giger has Died

No. 217 from Brain Salad Surgery, © HR Giger, 1973. Cover for the album by Emerson, Lake and Palmer. The art world has become safer, less dangerous and less disturbing than it ought to be today.

May 13, 2014 — Glendon Mellow
Invasive Species Inhabit Painting

Invasive Species Inhabit Painting

  Looking at Symbolist Master Gustave Moreau’s Orphée I am struck by something. No, not the exquisitely beautiful severed head. The two box turtles hanging out in the corner, trying to be under the radar.

August 31, 2013 — Glendon Mellow

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