Welcome back to another art-link extravaganza!
◊ I like Drew Green‘s graphic style—cartoony but with personality. This piece is a little different from his other work, and I like what he’s doing here, too:
◊ Some of the most recent work by the very talented photographer Ellie Lane:
◊ Here’s another self-portraitist: 14-year-old Zev, who creates surreal self-portraits with the help of his 17-year-old sister Nellie. Below is one of my favorites, but check out his flickr for more (Demilked also has a nice gallery) or his blog for behind-the-scenes. Thanks to Liz Hand for posting the link on Facebook!
◊ turquoisebeads made quite an impressive use of a quotation in this image:
Al Mutanabbi’s proverb:
“Just because you see the lion’s teeth, don’t assume that the lion is smiling”
The quote is written exactly six times through the image of this lion.