Posts tagged ‘County Museum of Art’

May 22, 2011

It has Recently Been Brought to My Attention that, Tim Burton is an Artist

by Accidental Bear

Tim Burton works at L.A. County Museum of Art

Tim Burton’s Blue Girl With Wine is on display with other works by the artist/filmmaker at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

So it turns out that Tim Burton, best known as a filmmaker whose vision ranges from quirky to, well, nightmarish, is also an artist, photographer and writer. Beginning next weekend, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art will show 700 of his drawings, paintings, photos, storyboards, puppets, costumes and uncategorizable ephemera, many of them from his own archives. Fans of his films will recognize the popular culture, fairy tale and gothic references in both the subject and the style of many of his creations.

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