Word Paintings by Wayne White

Los Angeles-based painter Wayne White takes vintage reproductions of landscape and still life paintings and carefully integrates over-sized words into them, providing humorous and thought provoking commentary, in a series called Word Paintings. Wayne’s biography is an interesting read, too. He’s created illustrations for publications like the New York Times, worked as a designer for the TV show “Pee-Wee’s Playhouse”, and was an art director for music videos like “Tonight, Tonight” by the Smashing Pumpkins. Most people could only dream of such an illustrious career!






2 Responses to “Word Paintings by Wayne White”

  1. omg, i friggin’ love these to death. wayne’s site seems down, i was looking to see if he sells them.

  2. Martin says:

    Seems like Wayne’s site is back up. Here’s a link to his store…he does not have a ton of items for sale but it’s something.


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