WHAT THE HELL

Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

Artists, speak up

I’m sure many of my readers think the word that might best describe my frame of mind lately is “doomscroller,” and I’m not sure that’s wrong. It’s hard to avoid … Continue reading

March 31, 2022 · Leave a comment

New rules

Artist Richard Diebenkorn had some rules about the way he should approach his work. I can’t remember where I got these, but I was inspired enough to copy and paste … Continue reading

May 10, 2021 · 14 Comments

3D art

Contemporary art is one of those things that doesn’t tickle me fancy that much, since it appears to have evolved over the years toward the absurd, as provocative as it … Continue reading

July 11, 2017 · 3 Comments

The fightin’ Vorticists!

Somehow I got picked to be on the team of Percy Wyndham Lewis, trailblazing artist and editor of BLAST. I learned very quickly that Percy didn’t like to be called … Continue reading

February 21, 2017 · 7 Comments

Quotables

  Just a little something to tack up on your walls. Behold, a whole series of posters featuring quotes from some of your favorites: Brontë, Austen, Wilde, Woolf, and a … Continue reading

September 3, 2013 · 6 Comments