shoot # 57

  Lund, November 6, 2016 Click on images for info, links or prices  Content   • Welcome to shoot - a gateway to the art world • On Edvard Munch, Jasper Johns and crosshatching • New editions, including photo paintings • Collages from Iran • GlobalArt Magazine • Instagram - let's follow each other! Jan Oberg - Oberg PhotoGraphics - Click…

Munch and Johns and crosshatching

"Take an object Do something to it Do something else to it" - Jasper Johns  In 2011 I made two photo collage works (see below) dealing with the similarities between the Norwegian Edvard Munch and American Jasper Johns - both outstanding painters and printmakers, both interested in psychological explorations and one associated with European/German expressionism, the other with American…

Warhol auction hysteria and collector vanity

This is the art world gone mad and this is a comment with just a little irony! Up to USD 227 000 for a work not even signed by Warhol - and no edition size mentioned! In addition it is an utterly simplifying, uninventive, reductionist and boring piece. What's was your point, Andy? "The Scream" was…