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who inspires you?

Discussion in 'Brick Slayers' started by SIELOETTE, Oct 21, 2001.

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  1. SIELOETTE

    SIELOETTE Senior Member

    Joined: Nov 13, 2000 Messages: 1,107 Likes Received: 0
    anyways..heres some of the images that have inspired me recently or even years ago..im bored at work..lets play

    "so post yours..and maybe those will inspire me too"


    http://www.nymuseum.com/Mucha%20Museum/Mucha%20Jpgs/salome.jpg'>
    my favorite artist EVER!- alphonse mucha


    [img]http://www2.vscc.cc.tn.us/jschibig/images/ETandwifeadj.jpg'>

    [img]http://www.barbaraarcher.com/images/tbrown1341.jpg'>
    tubby brown

    [img]http://www.fireflies.claranet.fr/girls/girlspics5/42.JPG'>
    miss van..from fireflies in the dark.com

    [img]http://www.interestingideas.com/out/pix/girl2.jpg'>
    strange days

    [img]http://www.interestingideas.com/out/pix/jmskate2.jpg'>
    40,000...a old war artist

    [img]http://www.homeusers.prestel.co.uk/boauk/storm12.jpg'>
    i just like this idea..storm boy

    [img]http://www.derekhess.com/images/gallery/2000/atp0001.jpg'>
    derek hess..gets a bunch of my respect..a huge inspiration over the years

    [img]http://www.derekhess.com/images/gallery/2000/deeperthewound.jpg'>
    derek hess again

    [img]http://www.derekhess.com/images/gallery/2000/recedingtide.jpg'>
    yup hess again..

    look for more hess at derekhess.com hope i didnt ruffle any feathers borrowing those images

    [img]http://www.kinseyvisual.com/images/painting15.jpg'>
    kinsey is pretty cool

    [img]http://fpx.metmuseum.org/fif=collections/as/as1977.78.X.fpx&obj=iip,1.0&wid=500&hei=350&rgn=0.483053589484328,0.160196446627184,0.353892821031345,0.353892821031345&lng=en_US&cvt=jpeg'>
    tang dynasty

    http://fpx.metmuseum.org/fif=collections/dp/dp29.107.28.X.fpx&obj=iip,1.0&wid=500&hei=274&rgn=4.59874739039666E-02,0,0.572025052192067,0.572025052192067&lng=en_US&cvt=jpeg'>
    rembrandt

    [img]http://www.guerillaone.com/feature_artist_09_20/images/05.jpg'>
    agent orange..taken from guerillaone.com

    [img]http://www.guerillaone.com/feature_artist_09_20/images/10.jpg'>

    [img]http://butternut.forest.net/~insult2injury/gallery/go2_001.jpg'>
    old ass gotue TITS picture from [url]www.insult2injury.com[/url]

    [img]http://www.sfmoma.org/images/ma/collections/paint_detail/diebenkorn_ocean2.jpg'>
    diebenkorn

    [img]http://www.indiana.edu/~kinsey/images/art/fan-big.jpg'>
    just a great picture

    [img]http://butternut.forest.net/~insult2injury/gallery/good_bebe_retna.jpg'>
    retna off of [url]www.insult2injury.com[/url]

    [img]http://www.whitedust.demon.co.uk/mode2/mode029.jpg'>
    this image by mode 2 man..i remember being really excited

    [img]http://www.yourphotos.com/users/5512/themac_luiswhole.jpg'>
    (be still my beating heart) ,,The MAC ng wall

    [img]http://www.yourphotos.com/users/5512/luiscloseup.jpg'>

    [img]http://www.yourphotos.com/users/5512/cranefade.jpg'>
    old siloette sticker

    so who inspires you? of course these are all random..and some are rated totally different..none of these are in order..from favorite to least and what not..
     
  2. WebsterUno

    WebsterUno Guest

    Storm Boy, Derek Hess, Mode 2, and El Mac!
    Nice set, Ill see what I can dig up.
    Hola!
    :mexican:
     
  3. Southern kid

    Southern kid Elite Member

    Joined: Apr 19, 2000 Messages: 3,965 Likes Received: 0
    well arent you up early?
     
  4. I_Love_Freights

    I_Love_Freights New Jack

    Joined: Sep 23, 2001 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 0
    To be quite honest, I think that my biggest influences towards graffiti are Old "KREWS BA" stuff, and some of the TITS crew styles. I like skinny letters that go hella wildstyle..

    I can dig. Of course my own crew inspires me a lot, AGE! Dekoy, TARS! ESIS. Silo letter structures are inspiring in a way too actually. Very unique in my eyes.
     
  5. THE LAW

    THE LAW Guest

    THE LAW is a huge fan of Mucha and has been for quite sometime, although that is not his favorite image.
     
  6. NATO

    NATO Guest

    grafwise at the moment banksy,mode 2,shok 1 + fr8ophiles
     
  7. wisp1

    wisp1 Junior Member

    Joined: Aug 27, 2001 Messages: 194 Likes Received: 0
    artsy influences

    Graham Rounthwaite--
    http://straintheory.4t.com/photos/r1.jpg'>
    [img]http://straintheory.4t.com/photos/r2.jpg'>
    [img]http://straintheory.4t.com/photos/r3.jpg'>
    [img]http://straintheory.4t.com/photos/r4.gif'>
    [img]http://straintheory.4t.com/photos/r5.jpg'>
    [img]http://straintheory.4t.com/photos/r6.jpg'>
    and
    Egon Schiele--
    [img]http://straintheory.4t.com/photos/es1.jpg'>
    [img]http://straintheory.4t.com/photos/es2.jpg'>
     
  8. Fuxus

    Fuxus Member

    Joined: Oct 9, 2001 Messages: 262 Likes Received: 0
    Wow! Nice list, and many of those are great inspirations to me as well.
    Mucha, Hess, Rob Schrab (Scud artist and creator), Rob Mack (Kabuki comic creator/genius), Dr. Seuss, Barry McGee, Doze Green, Tim Burton, Salividore Dali, Daniel Eldon, Bukowski, Harmony Korine, Tom Robbins, George Orwell, and so many more.:idea:
     
  9. boxcarwilly

    boxcarwilly Senior Member

    Joined: Nov 8, 2000 Messages: 1,288 Likes Received: 0
    nice to see the hess and schiele.

    rothko, twombly, mune, schiele, aronofsky, KAFKA, kerouac, duchamp, motherwell, ANDY FUCKING GOLDSWORTHY, robert stimson, histo, gogol, kierkegaard.

    the list is too fucking long ill post pics of the lesser known stuff i gotta shower.
     
  10. Pizointer138

    Pizointer138 Senior Member

    Joined: Jan 11, 2001 Messages: 1,581 Likes Received: 0
    yah ya do
    -pointo
     
  11. *ZEMONEDOE$

    *ZEMONEDOE$ Veteran Member

    Joined: Mar 4, 2001 Messages: 6,137 Likes Received: 0
    bangin like a bug eyed benzito
     
  12. Pilau Hands

    Pilau Hands Guest

    a lot of lyrics
    today's soundtrack: Fikus

    Fikus dreamed a dream for me
    it cost me nothing it was free
    he dreamed of walking in the sand
    of blossoms forming in his hand...

    Autumn
    http://www.ditell.com/~dwhitten/images/311.jpg'>
    [img]http://www.ditell.com/~dwhitten/images/bigbrook.jpg'>
    [img]http://www.ditell.com/~dwhitten/images/aspensandmaples.jpg'>
    Boston
    [img]http://ext212.com/yasumi/leaves_g.jpg'> [img]http://ext212.com/yasumi/leaves_j.jpg'>
    SanFranciso
    [img]http://ext212.com/yasumi/view2.jpg'> [img]http://ext212.com/yasumi/house3.jpg'>
    Paniolo country (Hawaiian cowboys)
    [img]http://www.maui.net/~panna/MauiHands/graphics/shigekawa2.jpg'>
    for the Mucha lovers
    possibly my favorite
    [img]http://www.primenet.com/~byoder/amdance.jpg'>
    Norman Rockwell and how he made the mundane events become extraordinary
    [img]http://www.normanrockwellvt.com/Big.jpg/FlyingHigh.jpg'>
    Haida
    [img]http://www.aabc.com/leon/raven.jpg'>

    others:
    the concept of flight
    saturday mornings
    children
    the sky
    blueberry pie

    ...none of this was charged to me
    for as I said it was free...
     
  13. Ezra1.0

    Ezra1.0 Junior Member

    Joined: Jun 7, 2001 Messages: 242 Likes Received: 0
    Retna's a cool ass mu'fucka, I met him when he did a opening at the ZeroOne shop (hey, if you're on this board somewhere, what the deal with the backwards sweater????) and he's seriously on some next shit. Not exactly a person that inspires me, but someone I seriously give mad respect to. (And I don't respect a lot of people...)

    Influences? Kinsey, my guy AukWords (I know you're on this board somewhere, email me nigga!), Mear (his compositions and paint technique are fuckin sick, he's the king of making shit look better in picture), Joker IHU (just 'cause), Robert Aspire (not sure on the spelling, he did a pornographic comic series for Penthouse- his female characters are stupendous), Stan Lee, old Mcfarlane, Rob Liefield (Xforce was off the hinge, no lie), whoever does the cabinet work for the newer StreetFighter games (the anime styled stuff, that artist is mad talented, he has also done covers to a few RPG games...)

    I don't really have too many "graff" inspirations, 'cause I'm finally understanding what makes letters good, so I'm really into trying to make my own little niche... but I still gotta admit, LA graff is what makes the 3rd leg stand...

    (Oh yeah, PLEASE give Kofie UTI more props!!! His characters are fucking sick, top notch can control... DOSE GREEN DOSE GREEN DOSE GREEN DOSE GREEN DOSE GREEN...hahaha)

    ::pEACE::
    Ezra
     
  14. Harpo Marx

    Harpo Marx Senior Member

    Joined: Feb 7, 2001 Messages: 1,525 Likes Received: 3
    http://www.ralphsteadman.com/images/dr.gonzo.jpg'>
    Ralph Steadman
    The man, the myth, the legend: Dr. Hunter S. Thompson
    Ocean, Freud, Bare, Sonik (art), Hipnos.

    Hipnos, Freud, Ocean. Guys know whats up with AS.
     
  15. bear

    bear Elite Member

    Joined: Jan 1, 2001 Messages: 2,930 Likes Received: 0
    hasn't done the last several album covers for converge? i think so.
    he's amazing i think
     
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