Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Jack Kerouac: Artist

Many folks don't realize that Jack Kerouac was not only a prose stylist and poet, but he also dabbled in painting and drawing (click here to purchase a book of his visual art). One example is his above hand-drawn cover for On The Road.

Another example is his collaboration with Italian artist Franco Angeli on the above painting titled, "The Deposition." It's currently on display with Angeli's personal photographs at Rome's Museum of Imperial Forums.

I want to head over there right away!

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