'Skullduggery – Pop Art Skull Painting by Merry Sparks'

There seems to be a fascination with skulls in art, particularly since Andy Warhol painted his Skull series and now every Pop-Artist and his dog is painting them. So thinking outside the square, here’s an interesting twist – a carved Asian bull’s skull.

How can something so macabre become so beautiful and intriguing?

Pop Art Skullduggery No 2 by Australian Artist Merry Sparks

Skullduggery No 2

There seems to be a fascination with skulls, particularly since Andy Warhol painted his Skull series and now every Pop-Artist and his dog is painting them.  So thinking outside the square,  here’s an interesting twist –  a carved Asian antelope’s skull – it’s not quite so menacing. How can something so macabre become so beautiful […]

Skullduggery 1 pop art painting by Australian artist Merry Sparks

Skullduggery No 1

There seems to be a fascination with skulls in art, particularly since Andy Warhol painted his Skull series and now every Pop-Artist and his dog is painting them.  So thinking outside the square,  here’s an interesting twist –  a carved Asian bull’s skull. How can something so macabre become so beautiful and intriguing? FOR SALE […]


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