These haunting, frightening images are the work of Isaac Cordal, who creates and poses tiny cement sculptures to reveal a dystopian vision of a sinking world. When he's done photographing them, Cordal leaves the figures in place:
Richard Rothbard is a master woodworker, a successful businessman and gallery owner--his American Craftsman galleries represent over four hundred artists nationwide—and the originator of a unique style of intricately carved wooden puzzle boxes.
"Louis Wain was often held up as THE classic example of a schizophrenic artist. In the final years of his life, Wain's cats became more abstract and less whimsical. His once playful cats began to resemble fearsome, almost kaleidoscopic, Hindu deities. Many psychological textbooks feature drawings from various stages in the artist's career to show the progression of Wain's schizophrenia. It has been suggested more recently that he had Asperger's syndrome and visual agnosia as well"