Down the Dark Path Books, Paintings, and delicious darkness from J Edward Neill

My Top 10 Painters of All Time

October 18, 2017 | Art! | Permalink

Here’s ten artists who’ve shined a powerful light on me (and my walls.)  They’re in no particular order. * * * Allen Williams Allen Williams, master of graphite powder, lord of charcoal, is among the most interesting illustrators and conceptual artists I’ve ever stumbled upon. He’s done film work, but the works I’m struck by are […]

Painting with Extreme Darkness

December 4, 2015 | Art! | Permalink

A few months ago, I got it in my head that I wanted to paint something huge. Something to be the centerpiece of an entire wall. Something that if people walked by, they’d have to stop and look. And of course, it had to be dark. Because…well…you know. I present to you: Ocean of Knives   […]