Artist of the Day- Robert Voerman (click on the image to see more)

Robert Voerman is a Dutch artist. The theme of much of his work has to do with architecture in sort of post apocalyptic city scapes. I’ve always thought of ‘apocalypse’ as a word describing the end of the world… like the movie Mad Max. But Voerman’s paintings sometimes describe a Utopia…a new world after the fall. I have recently finished a series of books by James Howard Kunstler, about a small town in upstate NY trying to establish a new society after the Apocalypse. I found it fascinating and quite postitiveRobert Voerman is a Dutch artist. The theme of much of his work has to do with architecture in sort of post apocalyptic city scapes. I’ve always thought of ‘apocalypse’ as a word describing the end of the world… like the movie Mad Max. But Voerman’s paintings sometimes describe a Utopia…a new world after the fall. I have recently finished a series of books by James Howard Kunstler, about a small town in upstate NY trying to establish a new society after the Apocalypse. I found it fascinating and quite postitive