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Inspiration : Absolution


Dan dos Santos

James Vandermeer, the Author of the highly successful novel 'Annihilation', recently announced a surprise fourth novel in the book series. The series, which one might categorize as 'biological horror', has garnered a lot of attention since it's Hollywood adaptation staring Natalie Portman. With the release of the new novel, and subsequently new cover art, the publisher decided to also re-release the previous 3 books in a hardcover edition featuring all new cover art as well.…

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Why’d You Make That?


Julie Beck

July 12, 2024 - I recently posted an older painting on IG with some close up detail shots. I asked what people's interpretation of it was without revealing my personal intention behind the idea. I had a few people chime in with their thoughts and some gave me a new perspective on the piece myself! In a previous Muddy post, I exposed the timeline of the process for one painting. (see that post here) I thought it might be fun to zoom into just the idea and elaborate how and why I landed on the composition for "The Creation of Eve", and reveal the meaning behind it. Do paintings needs to mean something? No. Each person needs to decide what brings them satisfaction in what they make. For some, there needs to be a deeper meaning. Others are content…

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