Artist, and Boing Boing pal, Gus Harper continues to create beautiful things. This collaboration with videographer Isaac Rodriquez is lovely. Gus has been experimenting with body painting.
Gus had this to say about the project:
It's a collaborative piece with me as the artist and professional cameraman Isaac Rodriquez as the videographer. We had this as a video installation at the last show. It was a big hit. The models are mostly body painted in front of my backdrops. It was just a way of documenting my body painting by capturing the ephemeral body art on film. The title comes from the fact that there is a lot of copper in the imagery. It made a port friend of my think about the iron age, the Stone Age, the Bronze Age… How through all this roughness there is always been the soft beauty of femininity.
Kent Tyler Smith made this lovely documentary covering artists Gus Harper and Gronk’s collaborative painting. Gus and I are old friends, and it is no surprise to hear him describe his process, hobbies and life as fairly solitary. Over the years, however, I’ve seen Gus collaborate with a number of artists to create works that […]
Hawk Jensen at Smock Productions made this quick short of artist Gus Harper working in his studio. It is a lot of fun watching Gus create, but you have to remember to ask him if you want a time lapse of your commission. Here is a time-lapse video of Gus working, and some photos our […]
I’ve always loved sharing artist Gus Harper’s work. Regardless if it is time-lapse videos of Gus working, photos our readers have told me ARE safe for work, or just news about a forthcoming show. This time I get to share something special! Gus painted the owl above for me, to fix my living room and […]
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