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John Staughton
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Attended University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Lives in Chicago
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Some artists create beauty, while others, like Corrie White, find beauty all around us and simply bring it into focus. Check out her remarkably beautiful liquid drop art in my latest article on the stranger side of art.
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Have you stumbled over a man in a tuxedo sitting on a toilet last time you went swimming? If not, you're going to the wrong beach...check out these stupendously strange living sculptures by Andrew Baines!
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There are two ways to look at the world, as though nothing is art, or as thought everything is art. Turkish artist Sakir Gokcebag clearly believes in the latter.
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Tear your college posters off the wall. Spanish artist Alejandro de Antonio has something for you to show off your musical taste like an adult.
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Who says pictures are only snapshots of an instant? The stunning photography of Fong Qi Wei is the subject of my latest article on the weird world of art...
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In this modern era where everything is getting smaller, faster, and more complex, Lori Nix's unbelievably small worlds fit right in, although you can't fit much into them....
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Some men just want to watch the suburbs burn....the fascinating and thought-provoking art of Ian Strange.....
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Celebrities are strange enough as it is, but Marie-Lou Desmeules wraps their image around normal people and things get even stranger....
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My latest article on art, advertising, and the delicate lines we've built between them. Get your morning fill of philosophy, free of charge!
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See what crustaceans are doing inside these castles and citsycapes from Japanese artist Aki Inomata!
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15 people
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Jamie Murphy's profile photo
Maura Lydon's profile photo
Takuya Hongo's profile photo
Terra Scott's profile photo
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Occupation
Freelance Writer
Skills
Writing, Editing, Thinking Critically
Employment
  • Self-Employed
    Freelance Writer, present
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Chicago
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Tagline
Joker, Smoker, Writer, Dreamer.
Introduction
I've been wandering from one side of the world to the other for the past few years, and now find myself back on solid ground, finally putting words on paper and chasing down dreams.
Bragging rights
Survived a year in Japan, two years as an art dealer, and a whole lifetime as myself.
Education
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    English, 2005 - 2009
  • Goldsmiths College
    Philosophy/Theatre, 2008
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Male