Modern & Contemporary Art? Tumblr’s Art-Documents Might Be The Answer!

I’m not what you call a ‘modern art’ kind of guy. Don’t get me wrong, I appreciate the creativity behind it, the pushing and pulling at the limits of the ‘art’ envelope. But usually, it just falls flat in my eyes. It doesn’t mean it’s bad. It just means it’s not for me. That said, […]

THUNDERBIRD is coming! The New Exhibition by Primal Artist Obi Kaufmann!

"Thunderbird" The new show by Artist Obi Kaufmann

Artist Obi Kaufmann has made the Give Us Art! blog again. His new solo show titled “THUNDERBIRD” opens November 19th and shows until December 18th, 2011. If you’re a follower of the blog you’ll recognize Obi’s name. Previous posts Dark, Powerful, Visceral: Obi Kaufmann!, Vampire Tree: Part 1 and Vampire Tree: Part 2 discussed his […]

Dark, Powerful, Visceral: Obi Kaufmann!

The Caveman Art of Obi Kaufmann Obi Kaufmann likes to say he paints by candlelight in a cave. After spending some time with his art, it’s an apt description. His use of line weight is bold and powerful. It creates a strong visual image that is hard to look away from. Just the kind of […]