Monday, December 21, 2009

Funeral Wreath

+ a dead rat = a threat on your life. Pretty sure.

Click HERE or HERE to read examples of a Funeral Wreath used as a threat.

Friday, December 18, 2009

Trial Run

Here is us doing a few tests for the final piece.

Slow Dance

Artist Carrie Schneider has an awesome video piece, Slow Dance, at the MCA's 12x12 space.

Above, a quick homage to the piece by Steven Hudosh and myself.

Sunday, December 06, 2009

Pixies Doo Little

Pixies play DooLittle front to back at the Aragon Ballroom. They made my night by also playing, Wave of Mutilation, Something Against You and- yes people - Where is My Mind.

Milwaukee Avenue

Friday, December 04, 2009

The Evolution of the Hipster 2000-2009

The Evolution of the Hipster
2006: The Mountain Man
He seeks working-class authenticity, taking pride in his full beard and the fact that he’s often mistaken for a homeless person.

Below, my buddy Steven.
He sent me this link saying, "This is bullshit!" Steven insists that he is NOT a hipster. To prove this point, we took a photograph of Steven in a similar pose. As you can see, there is only a very slight resemblance...

Sgt. and Mrs. Polk

My mother's parents.

Glenn Polk 1916 - 1982

Friday, November 27, 2009

My Mother's Parents

My mother's mother, Ruth Piquette Polk (1920-1996).

And her father Glenn Polk (1916-1982).

Sunday, November 08, 2009

Which One?

These were both taken in Hanoi, Vietnam in 2006. I am going to submit one of them to a show (open theme). Anyone have a preference?

Friday, November 06, 2009

Tattoo Bruise with Bonus Arm Bruise

Elements of Water

So, I entered a photo contest, called Elements of Water.
I have a lot of images involving water but these are the four I decided to enter.

Wave Pool, HCMC (Saigon), Vietnam

Sun (floating)

Dave (in the Lake)

Sunday, November 01, 2009

DJ Major Taylor Brought the Halloween House DOWN!

Halloween Night Deux

I went as a Ninja. Jay was a scary guy. Frank was a skeleton girl. Spooooooooky!

Double Door Show (13th annual)

Here are a just a few of the amazing costumes at the Double Door on Friday night.

Chicago Weather

It has been cold and rainy here in the Chi.The other day it was 60 degrees in my house when I got up! That's some Bull Sh*t!