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Salgood Sam's Store | Society6
iA drawing of a exploded view of a SW revolver, done as cover art for one of my comics in ink and brush. The washes applied over a copy. A lot of gun lovers like this, and that's ok. I'm a pacifist and I've used guns a few times. I understand the attraction and the fear both. But I also did this in the context of a story, as a analogy for deconstructing violence and ethics and assault. And the sexness and horriblness of machines. And because i like diagrams.
Installation art by Damián Ortega
Installation art by Damián Ortega Born in 1967, Mexico We could consider Damián Ortega’s art as a plea for the instrumentation of scientific and technical knowledge in the very process of artistic creation. In his celebrated Cosmic Thing (2002), Ortega invited viewers to consider the controversial history around the production of the Volkswagen Beetle by disassembling it, then re-composing it in mid-air like an illustration in a mechanic’s instruction manual. And it isn’t without humour that...