Gurney Journey: Somewhere in the Desert

This weblog by Dinotopia creator James Gurney is for illustrators, plein-air painters, sketchers, comic artists, animators, art students, and writers. You’ll find practical studio tips, insights into the making of the Dinotopia books, and first-hand reports from art schools and museums. Contact You can write me at: James Gurney PO […]

We’re in this Together | FineArtViews

We’re in this together, dear artists. Or, rather, we should be in this together. Let me explain. We live in an era of unprecedented opportunity for creatives. We call it the Sovereign Artist Era. Some people call it the “creator economy.” Whatever you call it, it refers to the convergence […]

All About Silo by James Rosenquist

Title of Artwork: “Silo” Artwork by James Rosenquist Year Created 1963 – 1964 Summary of Silo The original inspiration for this graphic was the “T-zone” (for “taste zone”) featured in Camel cigarette commercials. In its original form, which was depicted on the exhibition poster, it was included in Rosenquist’s “Candidate” […]