The Controversy Surrounding President Obama’s Artist Who Painted His Presidential Portrait (Involves Decapitated Heads) — February 20, 2018

Here is his Barack Obama’s official presidential portrait….. For comparison here are past presidential portraits…….Nothing too controversial here just something very different from past portraits of corrupt officials and past CEO’s of the USA Corp. The real controversy stems to the artist that was selected to paint Barack Obama’s presidential portrait. The artist is named Kehinde…Read more & paintings

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Artist Reimagines World Leaders As Refugees In Powerful New Series — June 21, 2017

Credit: Abdalla Al Omari It’s easy to judge others when you live a life of affluence and security is a companion. For the millions of people who have been displaced due to war, however, such luxuries are rarely afforded. It is for this reason artist and Syrian refugee Abdalla Al Omari created a powerful series…

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Some Brilliant Satirical mind-blowing art by Pawel Kuczynski// Quelques illustrations satiriques éblouissantes de Pawel Kuczynski – May 30, 2017

“Polish artist and illustrator Paweł Kuczyński is famous for his political and satirical take on world events filled with thought provoking messages ( in some of them )as his works  specialize in satirical illustration. He’s one of the most influential contemporary artists in his field.Take a look at the gallery below for some more of his satirical illustrations and make sure to check out Paweł Kuczyński’s Facebook.

Was Born in 1976 in Szczecin, Poland, he graduated with a graphics degree from the Fine Arts Academy in Poznan. Pawel has been focusing on satire since 2004 and has garnered nearly a hundred prizes and distinctions since then.Let’s take a look on some of them.

Much of his artwork deals with serious themes such as poverty, greed, politics and mortality. While his subject matter is stark, his illustrative style is whimsical and cartoonish. This provides great contrast and makes his work interesting to analyze.If you’re interested in prints, they’re available through Pictorem.

1. That’s why they call it a revolution. It all comes round again? So full of truth!

Le peuple est conduit par la misère aux révolutions et ramené par les révolutions à la misère.

Pawel Kuczyński revolution?

Read more & Watch more Satirical Art at: Eyes on Europe & Middle East

Artist Uses Discarded ‘Junk’ To Create Mesmerizing Steampunk Sculptures-[Photos] – April 14

Credit: Artūras Tamašauskas You don’t need to tell Artūras Tamašauskas twice that trash is a big problem worldwide. The artist, who is based in Lithuania, is quite aware that few humans consider the effects of their actions when tossing everything from plastic bags to appliances into landfills. Fortunately, he’s figured out a brilliant way to repurpose…

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