A week after Halloween
the various neighborhood gourds-
(we’re partial to pumpkins)
Their merry, carved faces-
now drooping- are flaccidly frightening,
and could conceivably even
scare off the ghosts.
"My heart wants roots. My mind wants wings. I cannot bear their bickerings."
E. Y. Harburg (via cavum)
Asakura Kouhei (Japan)
Japanese artist Asakura Kouhei grew up close to nature, in a place rich with greenery and filled with surprises. Inspired by the natural surroundings of his childhood, he focuses on translating nature’s journey through watercolour, coloured pencil and unique color and pattern combinations.
EMPTIED GESTURES BY HEATHER HANSEN
LA, New Orleans-based Artist Heather Hansen (tumblr) - "Emptying Gestures is an experiment in kinetic drawing. In this series, I am searching for ways to download my movement directly onto paper, emptying gestures from one form to another and creating something new in the process."
Photos by Bryan Tarnowski