If you're ever looking for a concise graphic overview of art in the 20th Century, you can't go wrong with this "artmap" by Rama Hoetzlein.
|See it in a larger size here at the artists site|
He cleverly includes media, politics and science to provide even more context of each movement. Wander around his site for a while - cool stuff to behold...
Next up, we have an array of vintage magician posters from Rebecca O'Connell at Mental Floss. Now, who doesn't love a magician? Me, for one. But the classic style of these advertisements have a strong pulp sensibility and you can see the influence they had on early comic book covers as well.
Guillaume Cornet - his intricate and geometric illustrations are just fun to stare at for while:
There's a bunch more here
Everyone has seen this before, correct? Norman Rockwell's Freedom From Want:
Since Thanksgiving is tomorrow, how would you like to see about three dozen parodies of the above image? I know I would, so let's click here and enjoy, courtesy of Philip Van der Vossen at Gunaxin.
Here's one more:
Have a great long weekend and travel safe!