Art And Text

For any artworks using text as a prominent feature of their artwork, Like Xu Bing, Basquiat etc.


  • strawberries

    Better Things by strawberries

    The days are growing darker,
    The nights are getting colder,
    The sun hides behind grey clouds,
    While my heart grows ever harder.

    The carefree days disappear,
    The dark of night becomes a thing to fear,
    The …

    238 words
  • Ozcloggie

    There is no culture here (in Sydney). Back to the future. by Ozcloggie

    One of these was also Dutch and (as often happened) the topic was the lack of culture, compared to Europe.

    660 words
  • strawberries

    Love Song by strawberries

    Dance for me baby,
    Make my heart beat,
    Sing me the melody,
    And I’ll be the riff.
    Come on now, don’t be shy,
    Show me what you got honey.

    Make my world move,
    Sing to me those naughty words,
    Spin the world rou…

    135 words
  • Kylie  Mc

    Done? by Kylie Mc

    Why is this so hard??

    How could I be so far away from home?

    I like attention….but now I wonder.



    Fall back

    I would’ve laughed, oh not so long ago.

    Tears of clarity as memories …

    50 words
  • Kylie  Mc

    Say it by Kylie Mc

    Sitting and thinking all the wrong things,

    Knowing the truth but still I let my wandering thoughts sting.

    Turn off the lights and lay in the dark,

    Don’t want to watch the minutes tick by til th…

    85 words
  • Sunil

    The Democratic Republic of Tibet" by 11 March 2016 Let th... by Sunil

    Welcome to His Holiness & Divine Grace Dalia Lama in Australia! The birth of “The Democratic Republic of Tibet” and “The Democratic Republic of China” by 11 March 2016.

    1887 words
  • strawberries

    Lets play pretend by strawberries

    Can we, for just one moment,
    Pretend that we are together?
    Can we play pretend for one night?
    And dance in the light of the moon.
    Would it be ok if we got lost in the moment?
    Could we, for just one night,…

    196 words
  • strawberries

    Mindless Soldier by strawberries

    Friend, you have no heart, no imagination
    You’re just another mindless soldier

    245 words
  • strawberries

    Eternity by strawberries

    It was foretold, you and I,
    A love written in the pages of history.
    A love for the ages, you and me,
    Together forever, for all eternity.

    The times are about to change,
    The tables of time are turning,

    155 words
  • strawberries

    in pairs by strawberries

    Two cups of coffee in our hands,
    Two hearts beating in time,
    Two smiles, meanings the same,
    But one love to last a lifetime.

    Two voices, together melodious,
    Two worlds, forever entwined,
    Two pillows, one …

    99 words
  • strawberries

    My Unhappy Valentine by strawberries

    Today was for me,
    Tomorrow do what you want,
    Left me alone,
    Here in this house of leaves and rain.
    How am meant to feel?
    My unhappy Valentine.

    Head upon my pillow,
    Tears on my cheeks,
    Heart in pieces,
    Too sm…

    212 words
  • strawberries

    Guardian Angel by strawberries

    I’ll watch over you, keep you safe,
    Save from your darkest dreams,
    Love you in the dead of night.
    Never to be truly seen,
    Forever invisible,
    Your Guardian Angel.

    I’ll be the little voice, tell you what yo…

    131 words
  • strawberries

    Head's a mess by strawberries

    I have to stop now. I have to think.
    Shut my eyes, and sit for a minute.
    My head is a monster of my own creation.

    I have to pause for a moment, let the dust settle,
    I can’t see much but I know it’s all …

    108 words
  • strawberries

    Imaginary Friend by strawberries

    I am going to tell you all a story.
    Once upon a time there was a little girl,
    Who stood out from the crowd.
    When you’re five this is not a good thing.
    But this little girl found solace,
    In her imagina…

    296 words
  • strawberries

    Waiting by strawberries

    waiting to be found, or to fade away into darkness.
    in the light of the moon i stare and wait.
    a glimering of hope lingers in my heart, keeps me here,
    waiting to be found or fade away into shadows.
    in th…

    252 words
  • strawberries

    In Heaven by strawberries

    Weep not for me my love, my dear,
    I am not dead but sleeping here,
    I’ve gone to where I’ll feel no pain,
    I hope in Heaven we will meet again.

    Do not let your heart break for me,
    Eventually we will reunit…

    127 words
  • strawberries

    Forever silent by strawberries

    Forever silent,
    never to know
    the pain and the heartache
    of not telling you
    i love you
    but you’ll never know
    simply because
    I will stay
    silent forevermore.

    Forever silent
    not a word spoken
    a love lost is a …

    115 words
  • strawberries

    Products of Society by strawberries

    I have something to say and I will be heard
    We don’t need someone like you telling us what to do
    I won’t refer to the past coz’ the war is never won
    The future is in OUR hands, but the past is in yours

    293 words