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A Boy Scout Jamboree At Subliminal Projects

A Boy Scout Jamboree At Subliminal Projects http://www.laimyours.com/46608/a-boy-scout-jamboree-at-subliminal-projects/ " Duane Paul’s huge sculpture of various colored, fragmented scouts have similar effects. Paul’s piece hints at a less overt theme in the show, one that gets outside of the organization’s anti-gay agenda: minorities in American boy scouts have only existed on the margins. His colorful and quietly confrontational figures hit every element of the show–rainbows, black bodies, white bodies, broken bodies, sexualized bodies–without flamboyantly expressing these concepts" What... [more]
Posted by Duane Paul on 6/26/13
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In With the Out crowd

by Greg Stacy
Given all that he's done, it's kind of amazing that you've never heard of John Van Hamersveld. It's not unlikely you grew up with one of his images taped to the wall of your bedroom. This remarkable graphic artist designed instantly recognizable album covers for bands ranging from the Beatles (Magical Mystery Tour) and the Rolling Stones (Exile On Main Street) to Blondie and Public Image. He also created the poster for the 1964 surf movie classic Endless Summer and he even designed the Fatburgers logo. In addition to his ubiquitous commercial work, he's had a subversive sideline as a street arti... [more]
Posted by Greg Stacy on 3/9/09