“God Alone Knows”, Damien Hirst : A clever marriage of science and religion; an inventive use of preserved sheep carcasses in this instantly recognisable scene.

Contemporary art has always been somewhat of a hit and miss for me. When the contemporary man has neither time nor patience for frescoes or friezes, art can only seek to shock, intrigue, and scandalise; something to hold your attention just long enough till the next big thing comes along.

Could this be the natural evolution of art or merely symptomatic of our time?

Astrup Fearnley Museet
Strandpromenaden 2, 0252 Oslo, Norway

Art, Pangaea Picks, Travel

“God Alone Knows”, Damien Hirst : A clever marriage of science and religion; an inventive use of preserved sheep carcasses in this instantly recognisable scene.
Contemporary art has always been somewhat of a hit and miss for me. When the contemporary man has neither time nor patience for frescoes or friezes, art can only seek to shock, intrigue, and scandalise; something to hold your attention just long enough till the next big thing comes along.
Could this be the natural evolution of art or merely symptomatic of our time?

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INVADER: one city at a time

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I first came across this French urban artist during a walking tour of street art in Paris – much of his work is composed of square ceramic tiles inspired by video game characters, and can be spotted in more than 65 cities and 33 countries.

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Was delighted to stumble across this little guy in Bangkok when I was on my way back to the hotel after a grocery run. Always keep those eyes peeled!

Art, Travel

INVADER: one city at a time
👽
I first came across this French urban artist during a walking tour of street art in Paris – much of his work is composed of square ceramic tiles inspired by video game characters, and can be spotted in more than 65 cities and 33 countries.
👀
Was delighted to stumble across this little guy in Bangkok when I was on my way back to the hotel after a grocery run. Always keep those eyes peeled!

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