Mark Gagnon on popular culture

I just received these jpegs from painter and illustrator Mark Gagnon. Meet the cast of David Lynch’s Twin Peaks drawn in pen and ink from screen grabs.

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Gagnon has a knack for representing characters generated by the culture industry–politicians, stars, sitcom personalities– wrapped in nostalgia, as if they are long lost friends.

About Patricia Briggs
Patricia Briggs is the director of galleries and curator of exhibitions at Jamestown Community College in Western New York. She writes the blog "Scene Unseen: Viewing Notes" about visual art in her community.

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