This Warrior's Dream
August 21, 2012 6:08 PM   Subscribe

The drawings of Ron Franciere circa 1962-1988 — "Ron Franciere was something of a mystery to me. Ran into many dead ends trying to find information on him. I posted some images on my website Bighappyfunhouse. I received emails that held a few stories of Ron and his life - but nothing ever lead me to contacting Ron Franciere. Then, I received an anonymous comment on my website."
posted by unliteral (7 comments total) 9 users marked this as a favorite

 
That's pretty amazing stuff... thanks!
posted by HuronBob at 6:18 PM on August 21, 2012


I knew I'd seen these before. Website by MeFite Bighappyfunhouse and posted to Projects where there's a bit more info from the "Finder".
posted by carsonb at 6:24 PM on August 21, 2012


That's some bad ass art Mr. Franciere. Hope your enjoying yourself on the other side.
posted by incandissonance at 6:46 PM on August 21, 2012


It's amazing that the colours are still so vivid after so much time! Usually marker drawings always tend to lose something after a few years or exposure to sunlight.
posted by Calzephyr at 7:17 PM on August 21, 2012


Great post, thanks
posted by doctor_negative at 7:57 PM on August 21, 2012


That is some pure testosterone-fueled work! Makes ol' Pollock look like a girlie-girl.
posted by memewit at 8:48 PM on August 21, 2012


Here's source of the quoted text, with more about how Bighappyfunhouse tracked down Ron.
posted by filthy light thief at 12:27 PM on September 7, 2012


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