Venus Of Utapau
March 27, 2009 7:26 AM   Subscribe

A long time ago in an art gallery far far away: Star Wars as Classic Art via
posted by The Whelk (13 comments total) 14 users marked this as a favorite

 
These are particularly good, I thought.
posted by ODiV at 7:35 AM on March 27, 2009 [1 favorite]


Jar-Jar as Saturn devouring his children will get me through this otherwise grueling morning. Thank you!
posted by hermitosis at 7:43 AM on March 27, 2009 [1 favorite]


These would sell like hotcakes, if they were for sale. I would definitely hang this one on my wall.
posted by SpacemanStix at 8:07 AM on March 27, 2009


What a fantastic and wonderful waste of talent is SA. I'd never join for the same reason I stay away from World of Warcraft--I'm pretty sure anything that gloriously escapist would suck my personality into its engines and I'd never be heard from again. Unlike MetaFilter, which is more like playing a CD-ROM game from Encyclopedia Britannica. No offense, but as cool as it is to use my brain I'm not going to get addicted.

k time to go respond to 25 askmes
posted by Potomac Avenue at 8:12 AM on March 27, 2009 [1 favorite]


Ok, some of these are actually really good.
posted by odinsdream at 8:14 AM on March 27, 2009


I was about to get angry at The Whelk over this, then I saw Vincent Van Yoda. I lol'd.

Trust The Whelk.™
posted by fleetmouse at 8:16 AM on March 27, 2009


Ha! The last one on the very last page is a poster I actually own. The original, that is.
posted by vernondalhart at 8:49 AM on March 27, 2009


delightful
posted by srboisvert at 8:57 AM on March 27, 2009


Heh. Ceci n'est pas le lune.
posted by Slarty Bartfast at 9:04 AM on March 27, 2009


The bad ones are really bad, but the good ones make it worth paging through. I love the Greedo one on the fist page, and the respin of the Escher self-portrait was pretty sweet as well.
posted by mcstayinskool at 9:07 AM on March 27, 2009


The thread has a corrected version of the Death Star one (it's une lune) along with several other good ones that didn't make it to the front page article for whatever reason.

As always, the Something Awful forums are either incredibly annoying or impossible to read without membership.

Here are some more.
posted by ODiV at 9:21 AM on March 27, 2009


This one actually makes a pretty good point about the similarity of the images.
posted by Potomac Avenue at 12:19 PM on March 27, 2009


Ceci n'est pas une mauvaise poste.
posted by rudster at 3:27 PM on March 27, 2009


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