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JoeMacGown

semi weird art/bug dude
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My Bio
I draw weird stuff whenever I have time. I see weirdness everywhere all the time. I don' t feel inspired or feel the need to be inspired, I just let things flow and have fun with it.

Current Residence: Starkville, Mississippi
deviantWEAR sizing preference: large
Favourite genre of music: rock/alternative, classical/Spanish guitar
Favourite photographer: so many
Favourite style of art: pen and ink
Operating System: macintosh
MP3 player of choice: don't use
Shell of choice: something I found on the beach
Wallpaper of choice: brick
Skin of choice: that which is on my djembe
Favourite cartoon character: bugs bunny
Personal Quote: theres something in my eye

Favourite Visual Artist
Durer, Dali, Escher, Monet, etc.
Favourite Movies
lord of the rings, mirror mask, old johnny weismuller tarzan flicks
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
led zeppelin, dead can dance, jimi hendrix, beck, blur, Santana, a bunch of other stuff
Favourite Writers
too many to choose
Favourite Games
volleyball/basketball
Favourite Gaming Platform
sand or wood
Tools of the Trade
pens, ink, chain saw, watercolor, etc
Other Interests
art, entomology, guitar, basketball, volleyball, weight lifting, running, science fiction
Joe A. MacGown works as a Scientific Illustrator/Research Technician at Mississippi Entomological Museum. When not working as an entomologist, he spends much of his time creating fantastical surreal art. His works range from energetic surreal paintings to highly detailed mixed media and pen drawings. MacGown's surreal work has been featured in numerous local and regional exhibitions as well as in international group shows in Dallas, TX; Chicago, IL; Memphis, TN; San Francisco, CA; Washington DC; Colombia; Toronto, Canada; Great Britain; the Philippines; Moscow & St. Petersburg, Russia; Belgrade, Serbia; the Netherlands; various venues in France; Dresden, Germany; Venice, Italy; Portugal; and other regions. To learn more about Joe, his artwork and current projects, visit Joe's website and social media sites. Thanks! Joe MacGown Art website: https://www.joemacgown.com/ Joe MacGown Art Blog: https://joemacgown.blogspot.com/ Joe MacGown Facebook Page:
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Energizing Radiance 2010 - Exhibition of the Energy Art Movement I will have two pieces in this exhibition: "Dreaming of Id" http://fav.me/d2mbtpg and "Infinity" http://neogothic-jam.deviantart.com/art/infinity-51320847?q=&qo=.  If you are in the area, please come check the show out. The opening is tomorrow night (July 9th) from 5-8 PM at Gallery Fifty Six locates at 2256 Central Avenue, Memphis, TN. For more about the show, go to http://www.facebook.com/l.php?u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.energyartmovement.org%2Fprojects%2Fenergizing-radiance%2F&h=26d22m2_N-0zPgyshOxXxeld37g :thumb158435620:  :thumb51320847: Gallery Fifty Six
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I had two pieces of art, "Organic Cosmic Lock" http://neogothic-jam.deviantart.com/art/Organic-Cosmic-Lock-121651373  and "Ossiforestation" http://neogothic-jam.deviantart.com/art/Ossiforestation-118439316 , accepted in this years Cotton District Arts Festival Juried Art Competition held in Starkville, MS on 17 April 2010. After the judging was over, I somehow managed to win Best of Show with "Organic Cosmic Lock" and first place in the painting/drawing division with "Ossiforestation"! Both awards included nice cash prizes too, so I was more than happy. :thumb121651373: :thumb118439316: In a student art competition held in conjunction with
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Oh my god, someone else from the same planet as me! Its hard to follow other folks that see weird stuff in similar ways. Really incredible work here!

Very nice work of surreal canvses , i like it so much

You’re welcome dear artist friend, it is my pleasure !

Thank you for your visits, Favorites and "waching", I appreciate your support dear artist friend.

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Happy Birthday!!!!:iconcakeplz::iconbluebplz: