Mike Stilkey

Los Angeles based Mike Stilkey, is doing awesome things.  He gives discarded books a new life as the canvas for his strange and whimsical characters.  They give the work a very different feel that we really like.  He has a solo show right now called “Certainly Not Without a Cause” in Ketchum, Idaho at Gilman Contemporary Gallery.

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A Friendly Invasion with Mike Stilkey: Exclusive Interview

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There are times when you look at an artist’s work and think, ‘why didn’t I think of that?’ Mike Stilkey is an incredibly imaginative man who paints on stacks of books whose work is simply so beautiful and makes such sense that we can’t help but wonder this. Richard Scarry and Chippy Coates talk to the artist while at The Bristol Museum of Art.

 

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