Category Archives: Art

Art Du Jour: The Velveteria

Blowhard, Esq. writes: When Sir Barken was recently in L.A. on a cultural tour for his daughter, we met up for a day so I could show them around downtown. Sure, LACMA and the Getty are fine, but the city has … Continue reading

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The Art of Contempt and Delight, Pt. II

Sir Barken Hyena writes: Now, having just had a nice rant about the “New York Art Scene” and implying that LA is so much better, a correction is in order: I don’t think any such thing, and I’m not in any … Continue reading

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The Art of Contempt and Delight, Pt. I

Sir Barken Hyena writes: Hola amigos, sorry it’s been so long since I’ve rapped at ya, but I’ve been quite the traveler lately, ever on the trail for potential new Lady Barkens. Most recently, this sweetly-scented trail has brought me to … Continue reading

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Art Du Jour

Eddie Pensier writes: George Washington Lambert, The Sonnet, c.1907 Related More Lamberts in my Ladies of the AGNSW gallery. Donald of 2Blowhards was a Lambert fan.

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Art Du Jour

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Frank Frazetta’s cover for Carson of Venus by Edgar Rice Burroughs. Click on the image to enlarge. Related Three erotic Tarzans. Fabrizio on the 80s movie adaptation of KING SOLOMON’S MINES.

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Happy Halloween

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Source. Click on the image to enlarge.

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Who Needs Architects?

Blowhard, Esq. writes: A few weeks ago, inspired by the book Buildings Without Architects, I put together a number posts about vernacular architecture. That book was no doubt inspired by another, Bernard Rudofsky’s Architecture Without Architects. Have any of you read it? I … Continue reading

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