• ART THAT DOESN'T QUITE MAKE SENSE

    1 month ago - By Illustration Art

    Here are three hilarious drawings. Each one employs simple lines to force us to reconsider the rules of the game:
    Lynda Barry
    Many years ago, Louis Magila snuck a little Theater of the Absurd into an unappreciative magazine for men
    Basil Wolverton
    When we look at these pictures, we start out processing them in our customary, linear way but quickly find our assumptions derailed. They take us outside the realm of habit and into a realm of higher plasticity. That's where creativity dwells.
    Oscar Wilde wrote that art that is "too intelligible" fails. No matter how skillful, no matter how...
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