8.6.06

recent paintings.

(click on image to view)

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8.6.06

a subversively packaged brandy bottle bought on a trip to sha xi cun,yunnan a few days ago.

Duty Free Shops wont be carrying this in the near future

(click on image to view)

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6.20.06

im working on some big drawings...

this one is called rain.

(click on image to view)

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6.4.06

the papercutting continues

on a larger scale

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6.4.06

every day i prey

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5.23.06

inspired by h.c.andersens papercuts.

ive begun to play with the sizzors.

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5.20.06

i've been in europe for 2 months.

Bologna,for the childrens book fair, Paris for fun.and Denmark to teach some workshops at the Danish Design School,to see one of the student projects click image above.

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2.17.06

phew! mr.antsandwich finally left and i can get back to some serious hair curling.

a series of drawings in progress.

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2.16.06

attendance boostin stunt at the track.

a lil' doodle i did with mr.antsandwich whose visiting from utah.

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2.16.06

that ant.just wont leave me be...

kept me up til three drawing

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1.21.06

pack rat

notebook page

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1.21.06

ha,ha,ha

 

some funny pictures

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1.21.06

dead + alive

mr.antsandwich and i sat down and drew all the alive people we could think of. then i drew all the dead ones...turns out we can think of more dead than alive ones.

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1.21.06

inspiration lubrication

asian packaging

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1.21.06

inspiration lubrication

blotted out graffitti in guangzhou china

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11.9.05

a brief history lesson

from the center kingdom.

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10.1.05

cover idea for my upcoming kids book" hubert the pudge"

designed by scott magoon, at candlewick press

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8.5.05

wishlist, a notebook

started in toronto still in progress.

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7.21.05

some recent paintings and alterations

and altercations that that i'm working on.

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7.11.05

wu wing yee and henrik drescher got married

my new name will be

hank wu.

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7.4.05

drawings from my son joakim,in wellington new zealand.

previous drawings here

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7.2.05

drawings from my current notebook

concrete chair in tree,japanese freaky hypnotic eyes,andy warhols green complexion, everything limited to the ugly combination of green and purple.

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6.28.05

cult-revving in china.

ive been busy buying cultural revolution ephemera for a friend in the states who is working on a book about that period..

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6.25.05

im working on some vertical chinese scrolls.

heres one of them

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5.20.05

a notebook ive been working on.

called stonesthrow.

drawn on newsprint.

its a big download around 1.75 Mb.

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5.17.05

while in china i made these objects.

and a napkin drawing

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5.12.05

the ping pong collaboration between myself and Rolf Steensig continues.

previous work was my reaction to his poetry,now i have sent him a pdf of some notebook images for him to supply text to.

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5.2.05

my pal and partner and wu wing yee has been dressing gourds in cotton worm pillows.

very cozy,very calm.

she doesnt know why. which is why i like them.

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4.28.5

i paid a visit to the medical museum of Hong Kong and was reminded of this image, which is a drawing of a 17th century doctor in his anti- bubonic plague accoutrements

I originally saw this image many years ago.

rediscovering it inspired a series of notebook pages.

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4.25.5

im ping-ponging with a danish poet named Rolf Steensig

using notebook images

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4.20.5

from a little notebook that im putting together

thoughts on picture making.it goes with these scans of my old notebook~portfolio

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4.14.5

last night mr.antsandwich and mr.drescher partied with the pens.

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4.13.5

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4.5.5

im scanning my old notebook/portfolio its an Unwieldy behemoth weights around 10 pounds.

for many years it was a kind of traveling circus moving between design offices it filled it with images that not only showed what i had made, but more importantly it was presentation of what i wanted to make.

i have thoughts about publishing it.

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3.29.05

i had a cough for easter.

i learned a lot about cough syrup.

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3.29.05

more drawings from my son joakim

dispatched from wellington new zealand.

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3.27.05

P R I N T

fresh off the presses!

made by henrik drescher and wu wing yee {babblelab} working as artist in residence at MICA in baltimore last year.

based on the letterpress plates used in the babblelab edition book, with additionally: 2 etchings and a woodblock print incorporated into the image.

size: 26" X 10 3/4" (inches)

edition 31 total.

price u.s.$ 400.00

>purchase<

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3.19.0

a day in the park in Guangzhou china!

(900k quicktime)

3.11.05

below are links to 2 kids book dummies.

neither has found a home yet.

3.10.05

ive begun to work on a new kids story called "squid kid"

about a family of squid that move in-land to live amongst humans.

3.2.05

"expressing urgency"

{napkin drawing}

2.28.05

this just in!! bran-spankin' new scrawls from my offspring! joakim.

2.25.05

here in guangzhou,its entrance exam time at the art school. the streets are filled with wanna-be art students,18 years young,just finishing high school. they must take a very challenging exam.the competition is fierce.their classical drawing ability is on a very high level, higher than anything i've ever seen in the west.

2.24.05

dark outside,dogs barking.

 

desktop snapshot and me in guangzhou in the fog

2.24.05

a little chinese story

"mrs.chans charm,lies naked,like a landmine,in a rice paddy"

2.17.05

a painting that im working on

2.5.05

hot off the presses!!