Cast of Characters / Barbara Kruger

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Barbara Kruger, Untitled (Cast of Characters), 2016. Digital print on vinyl 152,4 x 304,8 cm. Courtesy Sprüth Magers gallery
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Political portraits / Lola Dupre

Lola Dupre -David Cameron

David Cameron

Lola Dupre -Andreas Papandreou

Andreas Papandreou (commission)

Lola Dupre -Vile Vlad

Vile Vlad

Lola Dupre -Judge Griesa

Judge Griesa

Lola Dupre -Shimon Peres

Shimon Peres

Lola Dupre - H Clinton

Hillary Clinton

Lola Dupre -Sarkozy

Sarkozy

Paper and scissors portraits by -one of WWT fav- collage artist and illustrator Lola Dupré

Greece / Cleon Peterson

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Black-figure print titled Greece by L.A. based artist Cleon Peterson.

Reverse Racism / Aamer Rahman

Reverse Racism by Aamer Rahman from the Australian stand-up comedy duo Fear of a Brown Planet

Poster Boy II

lord of flies poster boyLord of Flies – shitty loans attract the flies

black friday poster boyBlack Friday – Buy nothing today

Army of One-too-many poster boyArmy of One-too-many

I'm Vomin It-  poster boyI’m Vomin’ It

revis - poster boyREVI’S – now available in the matrix

More brilliant attacks from NY based street artist Poster Boy.

Portrait of a Generation / JR

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From the project 28 Millimeters, Portrait of a Generation by photographer / artist JR, at Tate Modern, London.
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Time / Rafaël Rozendaal

Rafaël Rozendaal torn composition

Time is absolute, the experience of time varies.

Some days fly by and some days drag on forever.

It’s our personal perception of time that we have to live with

Austin Lee interviews Rafaël New York based artist Rafaël Rozendaal for SFAQ magazine, read here. Image Torn Composition, courtesy of the artist.

Before they pass away / Jimmy Nelson

Before they pass away - Jimmy Nelson Samburu warriors

Kenya’s rapidly disappearing tribe of the Samburu people, from the series Before they pass away by British photographer Jimmy Nelson

He sees you when you’re sleeping. He knows when you’re awake.

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Vladimir Putin’s portrait painted by George W. Bush, here on a throw pillow from Society6. Read story here.

Bye Bye Barcelona / Eduardo Chibas

 

Last year, the 1.5 million Barcelonians received more than 7.5 million tourists in 12 months, for the first time in city’s history. Check out this 55 minute online Spanish documentary (w/engl.subs), directed by Eduardo Chibas and titled Bye Bye Barcelona, for the destructive effects of mass tourism and over-commercialisation in the Catalan capitol.