Tag Archive: commission

Everything is Better With Mice: #41

The attack on the commission backlog continues with the micefication of Rubens’s “The Three Graces” (1635) for my dear friend and fellow writer Brooke (read about her work here). Mouse nudes are not… Continue reading

Everything is Better With Mice: #40

Meanwhile, the summer vacation is to end soon, and I haven’t done anything to sort out my commission backlog. So here is a long overdue micefication of Valentin Serov’s “Girl with peaches” (1887) —… Continue reading

Everything is Better With Mice: #36

Before the fall of a starving artist got suspended because life happened, I had amassed a huge number of commissions, since I was absolutely sure I would continue appropriating one work of art a… Continue reading

Everything is better with mice: #27

Mouse Van Gogh? Why not?

Everything is better with mice: #26

After a one-week hiatus caused by the early onset of grading dementia, the fall of the starving artist continues with a commission for a dear friend: “A mouse with a pearl earring.” ‘Nuff said.

Everything is better with mice: #25

The fall of a starving artist starts strong with “A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of Grande Jatte” (1884) by Georges Seurat. It is not only an exercise in imagining what this painting… Continue reading

Everything is better with mice: #24

The summer of the starving artist is crowned with Jan van Eyck’s “The Arnolfini Portrait” (1434).

Everything is better with mice: #21

I micefied the portrait of “Jeanne Hebuterne with Hat and Necklace” (1917) by Amedeo Modigliani for my friend Lena. I am particularly grateful for this commission, because (i am not sure if I… Continue reading

Everything is better with mice: #19

Are nightmares better with mice? Seems like at least “The Nightmare” by Henry Fuseli (1781) is. This piece was commissioned by my dear friend, wonderful poet and fellow deathling Annah. I have always… Continue reading

Everything is better with mice: #18

When a jam-making person runs out of sugar AND jars, it is a dark time indeed. Hence, the inspiration for the Goya below. Serendipitously commissioned by my friend and great tango-DJ Mike, who… Continue reading