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Links - Art & Artists

"Art is important because it is better than shopping and television" - Billy Childish

iKlimt: The Life & Work of Gustav Klimt: An Austrian Symbolist painter and one of the most prominent members of the Vienna Art Nouveau (Vienna Secession) movement. His major works include paintings, murals, sketches, and other art objects. Klimt's primary subject was the female body and his works are marked by a frank eroticism.


Stuckism International: International art movement for contemporary figurative painting with ideas. Anti the pretensions of conceptual art. Anti-anti-art. The first Remodernist art group. Daubers (daubing is the new painting).


Felicien Rops Museum: Belgian artist, and printmaker in etching and aquatint.He was closely associated with the literary movement of Symbolism and Decadence. Like the works of the authors whose poetry he illustrated, his work tends to mingle sex, death, and Satanic images.


The Lumper:  A pile of art links, some are new discoveries and some are old favorites. The idea is to have a place that all kinds of art is promoted and enjoyed. Updated Daily.


The William Blake Archive: The William Blake Archive offers resources for your pleasure, study, or intensive research.


Billy Childish: A cult figure in America, Europe and Japan, Billy Childish is by far the most prolific painter, poet, and song-writer of his generation. In a twenty year period he has published over 40 collections of his poetry, recorded over 100 full-length independent LP’s and produced over 2000 paintings.


Art Brut Centre Gugging: This website belongs to the community of Maria Gugging, Klosterneuburg. Since 1981 it has been housing the Gugging Artists, people who have gained a worldwide reputation due to the high quality of their drawings, paintings, writings and objects.


Wurzeltod: Giving taste a bad name since kindergarten!


Bethlem Gallery: The Bethlem Museum was established in 1970, as a small exhibition space in the new building which housed the Bethlem and Maudsley Hospital archives. Originally intended to display historical documents and the few pictures and artefacts which had already been passed to the archives department for safekeeping, it was first opened to the public as the Bethlem Historical Museum.


Raw Vision: Outsider Art, Art Brut & Folk Art.