HAHA MAG’S TOP 5 BLOG POSTS OF 2013

tumblr_my3ysmAhTQ1qa6dtuo1_1280

tumblr_my3ysmAhTQ1qa6dtuo3_1280
ABANDONED AMUSEMENT PARKS
 (132,000+)The response to these haunting pictures taken in abandoned amusement parks by Francesco Mugnai was overwhelming. Most of you thought it was “creepy yet beautiful, scary, cool or wanted to find one of your own to film in.

tumblr_my3ysmAhTQ1qa6dtuo4_1280

ERIN RILEY’S TABOO TAPESTRY (77,000+)Fiber artist Erin M. Riley tackles depictions of female sexuality, drug use, birth control, car crashes, selfies, among others…all on her loom.  77,000 of you think these are some bad ass tapestries – and I agree. Erin had a great year as well. She had several solo shows and was repped’ hard at Pulse NY Fair and Miami’s Select Fair. If you don’t have the dough to pick up one of her pieces – you can still make off with one of her limited edition patches. I’m thinking late stocking stuffers.

tumblr_my3ysmAhTQ1qa6dtuo5_1280

YOU AND ME (25,000+)You folks really enjoyed Zhang Zhaohui’s interactive adult sized metal cut out’s, ‘You & Me’ set up in the famous 798 Art District in Beijing China.

tumblr_my3ysmAhTQ1qa6dtuo6_1280

PARISIAN STREET ARTIST: LEVALET (6,000+) In the midst of the Banksy NYC residency, photos of French Street Artist, Levalet were popping up all over Instagram. His black & white wheat pastes interacting with their surroundings in a way that continued to amuse us in the way Banksy did in the past.

<tumblr_my3ysmAhTQ1qa6dtuo7_1280
IZZIYANA SUHAIMI
 
(5,000+) We stumbled onto a gem when we caught sight of Singapore artist, Izziyana Suhaimi who incorporates embroidery into her pencil & watercolor portraits. These quirky mixed media portraits surprise and pop with color and depth – you guys loved how she transformed this traditional form of stitching.

ABANDONED AMUSEMENT PARKS

I cannot stop surfing through these haunting Francesco Mugnai pictures. His photo series on abandoned amusement parks brings chills to my body as thrilling as the excitement I can recall back from visiting the amusement parks of my childhood. Here are all the memories rotting in fields and perhaps hosting some ghostly visitors.

via hahamagartconnect, indulged

tumblr_ms5fusVz0L1qa6dtuo9_1280 tumblr_ms5fusVz0L1qa6dtuo8_1280 tumblr_ms5fusVz0L1qa6dtuo5_1280 tumblr_ms5fusVz0L1qa6dtuo7_1280 tumblr_ms5fusVz0L1qa6dtuo4_1280 tumblr_ms5fusVz0L1qa6dtuo3_1280 tumblr_ms5fusVz0L1qa6dtuo2_1280 tumblr_ms5fusVz0L1qa6dtuo6_1280 tumblr_ms5fusVz0L1qa6dtuo1_1280