Thursday, March 26, 2009

American Gothic People Magazine Article

An Iowa Town Debates the Fate of Grant Wood's Gothic Backdrop

Wednesday, March 11, 2009

Farmbo American Gothic


"Never argue with a man carrying a pitchfork, especially if he's Farmbo. Rodney Bohner of Story City, Iowa created the new symbol for struggling farmers by combining the face of Grant Wood's "American Gothic" farmer with the body of the film character Rambo." 

Thursday, March 5, 2009

Nan Wood Graham: Model for American Gothic

Another 'not-a-parody' but an article and photo my grandmother had in her collection. Nan Wood Graham was Grant Wood's sister - the model for the American Gothic woman.

Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Newspaper Illustration: Farm Life


Not a parody but it still made the collection.