Spectacular fan art of the world’s dictators

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Art on Saturday 19 April 2014

Why place an oil painting on the wall when you can get your hands on fan art? Alessandria Masi compiled these somewhat awful, somewhat incredible dictator artworks, which can be bought for as little as $115. How about a portrait of Bashar al-Assad on the hallway wall? Or ‘Al Putino’ in the den? My personal […]

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Kim Jong Un looking at things, too

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in Cool Websites on Monday 13 May 2013

Following art director Zachary Smith’s brilliant Tumblr blog, Kim Jong Il Looking At Things Tumblr, which shows, er, the esteemed leader looking at things when he was still alive, someone else has gone ahead to set up a Tumblr of his successor and son, Kim Jong Un, looking at things too. We like the original […]

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Hungry Kim Jong-un meme

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Trends on Saturday 21 April 2012

Like his dad, Kim Jong Il, Kim Jong-un is fast catapulting to superstar status on the Internet. First there was the Kim Jong-un Looking At Things blog, a spinoff of the Kim Jong Il Looking At Things blog, but North Korea’s reigning Supreme Leader has shown promise in inching out of his dad’s shadow, as this modest image collection gathered from around the world wide web evidently shows.  

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