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Mark Hosford Creates Images From the Dark Places of his Brain

By: Robyn Currie - Published: Jun 28, 2010   Updated: Apr 14 2011 • References: sugarboypress and neatorama
Definitely influenced by all things evil and potentially nasty, he treats his subject matter with refreshing neutrality.

Not quite sure whether he is awake or dreaming, Mark Hosford attempts to relay the graphic worlds he encounters when his eyes shut. Amazingly talented and detail-oriented, this is one guy to keep an eye on.

Implications - Dreams have long been considered a way into the human psyche. With their often incomprehensible plots and symbols, dreams give consumers a glimpse into what's lying beneath the surface of their thinking. By creating drawings that mimic the types of things that can be found in dreams, Hosford highlights a perennially captivating subject, one that can be be used not only in art, but also in advertising, film and other mediums.