Tor's award-winning art director Irene Gallo's been to the steampunk gallery show in the Hamptons
(which sports work by some of my favorite steampunk makers, including Jake von Slatt, Roger Wood and Datamancer) and come back wiht a short and glowing review:
Steampunk in the Hamptons
My favorite work was from clockmaker Eric Freitas. He took the interior mechanisms of the clocks and morphed them into organic shapes–metallic twigs, almost-leaves, and shapes reminiscent of insect exoskeletons. Stunning. They evoke both decay and growth:
Steampunk Art And Design Makes Hamptons Debut
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John Quiggin (previously) delivers some of the most salient commentary on the Brexit vote and how it fits in with Syriza, Podemos, Jeremy Corbyn, Bernie Sanders (etc) as well as Trump, French neo-fascists, and other hypernationalist movements.
By Happy Toast, from the B3ta Brexit Challenge.
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