Given his smart-ass sense of humor and his history of using collaged porn in his artwork, Scott Calhoun is one of the last people you would imagine making works that draw on things like Victorian faerie paintings and chinoiserie. But for the past several years, Calhoun has had a day job working in the library at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, where he comes into contact with a far more eclectic range of material than most of us would probably ever run across in a decade of library visits. Maybe there's also less time for porn, because Calhoun's work has been completely overtaken by images from art books and... More >>>
Courtesy of Mixture Contemporary Art
The prettiness of Calhoun's works is undercut by strange and creepy details.