Tag Archives: Surrealism

Le sang d’un poète

“Poets . . . shed not only the red blood of their hearts but the white blood of their souls,” proclaimed Jean Cocteau. Le sang d’un poète (1930), aka The Blood of a Poet was the first film written and … Continue reading

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UbuWeb: Films

Good news from The Crime in your Coffee: the Film session of UbuWeb is back! Super! So don’t waste more time and start downloading / watch some classics from surrealism, among other cool films. I will start with my favourites: … Continue reading

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Stelio Diamantopoulos

Stelio Diamantopoulos: pop art paintings with aliens, comics, movies scenes, stars, cars, surrealistic images and lithographs. (via The Cartoonist)

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PJ Fidler

PJ Fidler has a very nice pop-surrealistic work of collages, illustrations and some animations.

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Alex Gross

The Art of Alex Gross: illustrations and paintings. Very nice work with influences of Balthus, Max Beckmann, Tsukioka Yoshitoshi, George Tooker and Fra Angelico. (via male.dei)

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Robert Dobbie

Bob Dob: illustrations. His works are have beautiful colours and flirting with surrealism. (via male.dei)

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René Magritte: the Illusion of Reality

I couldn’t resist to this link: René Magritte – the Illusion of Reality. I love Magritte’s paintings: the illusion, the images, the design, the colours, the symbols, the message behind them – what a wonderful imagination. The site has many … Continue reading

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Sergei Aparin

Fantastic painting by Sergei Aparin. Fantastic universes, strange dreams, bizarre creatures and surrealism in Aparin paintings. Or, as it is writing on the site, his work is describe as enigmatic, metaphysical, fiction, figuration, magical, mystical, sub-consciousness, paradoxical metamorphosis, metaphoric discourse. … Continue reading

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