Sunday, October 24, 2010

Surealistic Sunday

Today a mash of surrealist works from yesterday and today and every time in-between!  No chronological order as well as spotty information and links, qualify this post as...ur..random?  ;-)  Just enjoy the images and let your eyes have some fun!

 Méret Oppenheim

 Evening Flight
Vladmir Kush

Panic Attack
Russian-Canadian artist

The Expulsion of the Demons from Arezzo
Detail of  Fresco
St. Francis, Upper Church, Assisi, Italy

 Love Street
Muayad Muhsin
 Iraqi Surrealist Painter


  1. So many more artists I didn't know. Thanks!

  2. Thanks for the visit. I am so glad I have found your blog.I am an OCD art and art museum person. This selection is superb and so cool for the week of Halloween. Thanks for all the work you did to compile this group for our enjoyment.I have to admit that “The Conversation” is my the lighting and the reflection.Have a great week.

  3. Panic attack almost gave me one!

    And night flight was like a drug....

    Aloha from Honolulu

    Comfort Spiral


  4. Beautiful art work photos in time for the forth coming Halloween.

    Lovely photos.

  5. These images I found soothing tonight. I think the surreal speaks to me right now! Great stuff.

    I think Today's Flowers should be OK now. I had the same problem, but it seems to be resolved now.

  6. These are, each and every one of them, Too Cool! I don't always like surrealism, but this was a real nice selection!

  7. evening attac is really interesting!

  8. Some conversations are so so longs.
    I like first panel.

  9. Woah provacative images!Love it. Especially the girl and skeleton conversation and the train in the ocean which looks like a weird Freudian dream. Actually they all do!

  10. Thank you all for the comments!

    LD: You may know this but Freud met Dali in 1938,in London. I may do a post on that meeting. It's interesting.

    Sandy: I'm genuine pleased that looking at this post made you feel relaxed. Art always relaxes me. That is, when it's not shocking me, which I also enjoy!

    Fabien: I love that painting. Delvaux is so good!

    Genie: great! I'm glad to have you as a new visitor and to get to know you through your blog, as well.

    Cloudia: :-) Thanks for the visit, my friend.

    Marty: I think of all of these, Evening Attack is my favorite.

    CR and Jams: thanks for checking the post out!

    Peace and love,

  11. Really awesome stuff. I always say I must learn more about art, visit a gallery and pay more attention. All I need to do is come here for the lessons. Great job Ms. Sphinx.


  12. Hey, Joe. Always good to get your comments, my friend. You pay attention to a lot of good and important things in your life, so if the only time you really take in art is here and there, that's okay! Glad it's here. :-)

  13. This is a very interesting collection of strange pictures - Giotto and Delvaux being the only artists with whom I'm familiar. You've done it again Pagan and I hope you do post what you discovered about the meeting between Freud and Dali.

  14. Enjoyed all the photos especially the train. I've done a couple posts on haunted places and trains

  15. Fascinating images, always enjoy the art work you introduce us to.


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