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December 2011

Art and Music Links For 12/26/2011

Vania Zouravliov via Cgunit

Pierre-Auguste Renoir- Nu féminin


Nude Female (1880)

Nicoletta via Kathy Hare


You already know

The Rabbit Dreams of Dr. Freud's Niece


Illustration from Buch Der Hasengeschichten

Alice Drowning
New from Natalie Shau.


Alice Drowning by Natilie Shau

Josephine Baker - Blue Skies - 1927 - Irving Berlin

 
Josephine Baker

Billie Holiday - I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm

 
Billy Holiday

Lil Green - Why Don't You Do Right (original 1941)

 
Lil Green

Jascha Heifetz plays Paganini Caprice No. 24

 
Jascha Heifetz

John Coltrane - India

 
John Coltrane

The Fantastic Johnny C - Boogaloo Down Broadway

 
The Fantastic Johnny C

Fellini's Roma - Catholic Church Fashion Show

 
Fellini's Roma

WAR - All Day Music (HD)

 
War

Charlie Haden Quartet West feat. Norah Jones - Ill Wind

 
Norah Jones

Melody Gardot - Baby I'm a Fool


Melody Gardot

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Monday 12/19/2011

Art and Music Links For 12/19/2011

Shiori Matsumoto
New artwork from Shiori Matsumoto.  Shining River would look great in my living room!


Shining River (2011)

Fuco Ueda
The latest and greatest from Fuco.


Untitled (2011)

Remedios Varo via Little Hokum Rag
There is going to be exhibit of her artwork starting in January 2012 at the Frey Norris Gallery in San Francisco.


Sea Maiden (1958)

Yumiko Kayukawa
New artwork from Sweet Yumiko.


Cry Baby (2011)

Loreto Contreras via Anormal Magazine


Reverso

Jun Kumaori
"Found artwork attributed to Jun Kumaori.  It's nice in any case.


Merry Christmas

Sarah McLachlan - Adia


Sarah McLachlan

Bossa Nova Ville (Ultra Lounge) - One Note Samba


Bossa Nova Ville 

Parov Stelar - The Mojo Radio Gang


Parov Stelar

Nicola Conte - Like Leaves In The Wind


Nicola Conte

Guided By Voices - Hold on Hope

 
Guided By Voices

The Decemberists - June Hymn


The Decemberists

Eric Idle - Fuck Christmas  (+lyrics)


Eric Idle

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Monday 12/12/2011

Art and Music Links For 12/12/2011

The Oz Collection
This is a delightful set of fully scanned vintage Oz books from the University of Minnesota.


Ozma Cover


Ozma image


The Lost Princess of Oz

Yuji Moriguchi - Octopus Shunga
There is a great tradition of erotic art in Japan called Shunga.  One of my favorites is Hokusai's "Dream of the Fisherman's Wife (1814)".  I like this new painting by Yuji Moriguchi just as much.  It's a remarkable work of art.  Also, see my "The Octopus In Japanese Erotic Art" article.  See more of Yuji's work here.


Shunga Painting by Yuji Moriguchi (2011)

Soft Candy - The Girls of Danni Shinya Luo
This is a sneak peak at images from Danni Shinya Luo's hard cover book to out in 2012.


Soft Candy Sneak Peak

New Cate Rangel Painting


Painting for the "Black Christmas Show"

Giant Godzilla Christmas Tree Spruces Up Tokyo Mall


Godzilla Christmas Tree

Emotions - Best Of My Love

 
Emotions

Brinsley Schwarz - (What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace Love And Understanding

 
Brinsley Schwarz

Bird song - Orange Pekoe (Japan)


Orange Pekoe

Nicola Conte - Arabesque


Nicola Conte

Lemongrass - Bonjour

 
Lemongrass

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Monday 12/05/2011

Art and Music Links For 12/05/2011

Takashima Ohisa - A Ukiyo-e Muse
Here's what the British Museum says about Ohisha: "Ohisa was one of the favourite subjects of several Ukiyo-e print artists in the 1790s, especially Kitagawa Utamaro (died 1806). Ohisa was the daughter of the proprietor of the Takashima chain of cake-shops and tea shops in Edo and seems to have made her reputation serving tea at the family shop near Ryōgoku Bridge.".  This print of Ohisa sold for $138K at Christies.


Takashima Ohisa by Utamaro


Takashima Ohisa by Utamaro


Takashima Ohisa by Utamaro


Three Beauties of the Present Day (Tôji san bijin):
Tomimoto Toyohina, Naniwaya Kita, Takashima Ohisa.
Note: I have a copy of Three Beauties made by Hashiguchi Goyo's studio.

Chôbunsai Eishi
He is another great Ukiyo-e master.


Kisegawa of the Matsubaya, Chaya Bijin Rokkasen


Painting (Ga), from the series The Six Arts in Fashionable Guise

The Paul Butterfield Blues Band - I Got A Mind To Give Up Living


The Paul Butterfield Blues Band

Eric Burdon & War - Spill The Wine


Eric Burdon & War

Aphex Twin - Donkey Rhubarb


Aphex Twin

Boards of Canada - Everything You Do is a Balloon


Boards of Canada

Flying Lotus - Kill Your Co-Workers


Flying Lotus

Air - Alone In Kyoto

 
Air

Blood Orange - Bad Girls


Blood Orange

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