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Death's Dream Kingdom 01: Salamandrine

#29 Human Fly On The Loose

Octrui (Inspired by Roberto Matta)

#26 The Fallen Astronaut

#24 Missiles of Mercy

#23 Death Who Walks Beside You

#21 Interdimensional Transmission

Death's Dream Kingdom 01: Salamandrine

#29 Human Fly On The Loose

Octrui (Inspired by Roberto Matta)

#26 The Fallen Astronaut

#24 Missiles of Mercy

#23 Death Who Walks Beside You

#21 Interdimensional Transmission

Death's Dream Kingdom 01: Salamandrine

#29 Human Fly On The Loose

Octrui (Inspired by Roberto Matta)

#26 The Fallen Astronaut

#24 Missiles of Mercy

#23 Death Who Walks Beside You

#21 Interdimensional Transmission

Chongqing Apartments, China

Blue Fishing Boats, Na Trang

Mount Popa Monkey with baby, Burma

Composition with feral temple cats, Chiangmai

Blue Door, Savannaket

Blue Agama, Amarapura

Yellow Flowers and Farmhouse, China

Old man in Mao suit, Chengu, Shaanxi

Alligator Lizard in the Water

Salvia Splash-Over

Wednesday Evening

Hole

Abstract Self Portrait

Fairy Tale Heroines 4:5

its been a while

Near Death Experience

Cause Of Death...

Frankenshine

the exhumation of Cenin

Sleep 'oil'

Bloom

Sun is breathing colors

Salvia Splash-Over

Hole

Ascension to Nebula

Weird Nature OEC Collab

the exhumation of Cenin

Spotlight

Awakening Upon Death of the Bride of the Creature

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Spotlight

Spotlight

Robot Vs Monster

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Spotlight

Swell with Bikini Dancing Girls

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Spotlight

Bare Knuckle Brawl

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My Bio
Masters in Fine Art: UC Irvine
BA (Studio Art): UCLA
~ but I like to think of myself as self-taught anyway

I strive to make original and evocative imagery that reflects my own subjective being in the world.

Favourite Visual Artist
I don't think I have one anymore.
Favourite Movies
Too many to list. Recently got into Lars Van Trier movies.
Favourite TV Shows
My TV only gets Chinese programs, and I can't understand them. But I can watch Democracy Now streaming on the internet.
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
Way too many to list. I like my prog/psych/folk rock. Lots of world music. I'm all over the map.
Favourite Books
No time to read. Wish I had more time to read.
Favourite Games
Zuma. And, uh, ping pong.
Tools of the Trade
teaching English as a Second Language. It's my vocation these days.
Other Interests
keeping aquariums and terrariums. travel. politics. lizards.

Good artists copy, great artists steal. Not.

Good artists copy, great artists steal. Not.

“Good artists copy, great artists steal.” What does this maxim mean? Why do people like to repeat it now? Something smells fishy. People seem to think this is about taking shortcuts, but it’s nearly the antithesis. Read the rest of the article on my blog here: https://artofericwayne.com/2017/01/06/good-artists-copy-great-artists-steal-not-so-fast/

The year of art starts today

The year of art starts today

(above) You're right, it's just Photoshop, and I look incredibly pretentious. All deliberate. Just felt a need to kick off the year with some sort of announcement. Six weeks ago I announced I was going to take a year off teaching and devote myself to making art. I resigned from my job, but stayed on to finish out the term. Now the journey is underway. And what hubris it takes to "quit the day job", and tempt fate to teach me a lesson for being so audacious. I've budgeted $6,000 to fund the year off. I'm reserving enough money to find a job and relocate if and when I have to strap myself back into the harness of working for peanuts for other

Video of my art with stages and close-ups

Video of my art with stages and close-ups

I put this video together to help people appreciate my digital painting, "Seafood Spaghetti Sunday". Check it out in HIGH DEFINITION and full screen mode! :thumb364614370: You may have missed my new blog (WordPress), which is also pretty cool: http://artoferickuns.wordpress.com/ fb:https://www.facebook.com/artoferickuns?skip_nax_wizard=true Prints: http://fineartamerica.com/featured/seafood-spaghetti-sunday-eric-kuns.html

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kachicacheStudent Traditional Artist
Thanks for the fav! I really appreciate it :)
DarestarmyHobbyist General Artist
Nice brush.
awesome43Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you very much for the fave on my work. Your support is very much appreciated.. You have an incredible gallery. :clap::clap::clap:
sylvainArtistProfessional Traditional Artist
Thanks! :bow:
I found your blog a while back and really loved some of your art criticism writings.  I look forward to reading some more when I have the time.
Great! Glad you like it.
JeanMichelBasketcaseProfessional General Artist
Have you attained the results of that toxicological hair follicle study yet?