Welcome to the theatrical edit of my quarantine project @ringmasterrex (eight episodes, ~5 minutes each). Some things to note: Ringmaster Rex deals in abuse, trauma, horror and adult themes. I of course think it’s worth it, but please use your discretion. This project began as … ContinueRingmaster Rex
Oct 12 – 13, 2019 | 11 AM – 5 PM | Free! 96 artists welcome you into their studios for an interactive experience. Make sure to have your Studio Tour Passport stamped at each studio address you visit. Once you’ve collected at least 7 … ContinueTacoma studio tour
WARNING: THIS POST IS BANDWIDTH HEAVY Wake to Extinction was a collaboration with 350 Tacoma‘s Art Activists and Arts Bridging Communities, combining grief precessions and artmaking featuring giant illuminated insect lanterns, and the projected imagery created by participants of Extreme Makeover with Beverly Naidus from the University of Washington. As we … ContinueWAKE TO EXTINCTION
The “I Poop on Rape Culture” leggings I co-designed with William Courtney in 2014 are being discontinued as part of Bombsheller closing up shop. If you want a pair of these ever (in my CFR logo font even!), order by May 19th 2019. Use “StayBadass” … ContinueCLOSEOUT: Poop on Rape Culture leggings
Originally posted on twitter Hello! It looks like @patreon is up to it again, so I’d like to offer a thread illustrating why and how I went about leaving the platform in 2017 as an artist who wasn’t quite making nothing, but wasn’t quite making … ContinuePatreon
5.5×8.5″ Pencil and ink on Canson paper $450 including shipping, beautifully double-matted and framed to 11×17″ – neevita.net/payments
I open my current multimedia set with this act, covering Metric’s “Gold, Guns, Girls”. This NSFW video is further imagined from the proof of concept performed to include more visuals that would be projected onto a screen which was behind me. In the live performance, … ContinueNSFW: Courtnee Fallon Rex covers Gold Guns Girls at Soulfood Coffeehouse in Redmond
Friday, September 14 7 PM – 10 PM SoulFood CoffeeHouse and Fair Trade Emporium 15748 Redmond Way Redmond, WA 98052 Aaron J. Shay, Courtnee Fallon Rex, and Dogwood & Johnstone are playing songs for you! Admission is free though there is a tip jar! We’ll … ContinueFREE SHOW: 9/14/18, Soulfood CoffeeHouse – Redmond, WA
6×13″ Watercolor and Ink cutout on canson watercolor paper. SOLD – neevita.net/payments
Black faux leather 6oz flask made of food grade 18/8 stainless steel with MAN TEARS hand painted on the back, and a cigarette/joint holder on the front. $60 including U.S. shipping – neevita.net/payments Smokes compartment measures 4 x 2 x 5/16 inches. It fits up … ContinueMan Tears Flask
8×10″ Print”The Wall” by Courtnee Fallon Rex – Berlin, Germany $40 including U.S. Shipping – neevita.net/payments Alternative payment methods, alternative sizing, and shipping areas outside of the U.S. — email firstname.lastname@example.org
Many thanks to my Itty Bitty Hizzy Tiny House contributors John H. $70, Phil B. $50, Scott S. $51.50, Sam L. $30, Eric B. $8, Shatter N. $23 (to get me to $1337. \m/ \m/ ), Edgars K. $50, Jason S. $40, Peter V. $35, … ContinueThings I’ve Learned on the Road
| Download | Buy CD The flashpoint where Courtnee ran out of fucks; A neurotic album with multiple personalities, Cold Front explores the worlds between both the beautiful ambient-electronic vocal landscape lullaby songs of CFR’s “Not Applicable” era works, and vulgar feminist punk ukulele diddies … ContinueCold Front, 2018
5.5×8.5″ pencil creature from imagination using 2h, 2b, 6b pencils on 98lb canson XL paper. $80 including U. S. shipping – neevita.net/payments
THE EXPRESSIONISTS: SET OF TWO 8×8″ Acrylic on canvas, with 2×2″ canvases mounted in the center. Artwork is 3-dimensional, as center canvases protrude 1/2″. August, 2017. SOLD
Someone in your life needs this shirt! Around $25, sizes SM to 5X, many different styles, in greys and blacks. Stickers also. Makes a great gift, fair warning, and conversation starter. Made ya chuckle? Me too, that’s why I made it. Get it! https://teespring.com/nogaslighting “I … ContinueNO GASLIGHTING T-SHIRT
SILENT TREATMENT: 5.5×8.5″ watercolor and ink self portrait on canson 98lb XL. FRAMED!
My bon voyage show in Seattle was a success, and I am officially back on the winter road for the third year in a row! Patron-only video evidence is on its way. Show images courtesy of Chris Clark. Opening performers Aaron J. Shay, Dogwood and … ContinueHappy Hour / CFR Birthday Show – Nov 3, 2017
I had such a wonderful time collaborating with Vera Pash Photo and Kat St. John MUA to create these beautiful images. We worked out of Urban Light Studios in Seattle, WA and I could not be happier with the results!
October, 2017 Model, concept, post: CFR Photographed by @chrisclarkphotos Circuitboard stock by brujo.deviantart.com
Provided no significant changes occur between now and then, I’ll be back on the road mid-November. While traveling, I tend to update mostly with photo galleries and music-related things, but this year I am anticipating prioritizing other artforms as well, including aerial. The length of … ContinueRoad life: Year three 2017/2018
September, 2017 Model, concept, post: CFR Photo by @johncornicello Cable stock by tobis007.deviantart.com
I’m showing two abstract expressionist pieces in The DRAWNK Show at the Pioneer Square Saloon in Seattle, WA. $40 each.
I am showing work at Seattle Center until the 5th of July KEXP On the Record – June 10 to July 5 2017 In collaboration with The Drawnk artist collective Showing: Acrylic and Ink on vinyl, record #27 472 1st Ave N, Seattle, Washington 98109 … ContinueKEXP On the Record June 10 – July 5
#coldfronttour is officially ON! Two new dates (Tucson, AZ and Taylor, TX) added to February! Press kit and blah blah blah at http://courtneefallonrex.net Preview of a recent rehearsal: Support the tour: http://patreon.com/courtnee Follow the music: http://courtneefallonrex.net/ Other shit: http://neevita.net/ Touring the southern US in 2017! … ContinueCold Front Tour: Winter/Spring 2017
Last trip, I bought a Sigma 18-35mm wide angle to take images with. It was beautiful, but far too expensive to keep. Since then, I’ve picked up Canons 50/1.8 and 24/2.8 pancake lens. I used the 50/1.8 to shoot a wake, and it worked well … ContinueTrip shots: Canon 24mm/2.8 pancake lens
Some of these are of modeling quality, but most are candid moments captured by photographer, patron, and long-time friend Per Edman during the 2016/2017 holday season.
DATE/TIME VENUE DETAILS Sun Oct 30 2016 8:00p Devils Night House Show Seattle, WA Age Limit: All Ages Tickets: Donation Details: A great evening of acoustic music, burlesque, housewarming, and spooky stuff! Fri Nov 18 2016 8:00p The Hobb Seattle, WA Age Limit: All Ages Tickets: Donation … ContinueUpcoming shows, 10/30 and 11/18, Seattle
| Download | Buy CD Comprised largely of sultry, torchy cover songs, Decatur hails directly from the melancholy streets of New Orleans. Less challenging in subject matter/language than CFR’s albums Cold Front or Keep Going, Decatur is a crowd pleasing, atmospheric marvel noted for a … ContinueDecatur, 2016
W.I. will be released on July 4th, 2016. Patrons have access now.
Songs Performed: Sway and Black Widow Seattle: Your first chance (that I know of so far) to see me perform again is at La Petite Mort’s Anthology of Erotic Esoterica for the month of June. “The setting is very intimate and so tickets will be … ContinuePERFORMANCE: Grey Twins
The title track to my album, Decatur, available at http://courtneefallonrex.net/buy-music Recorded and Mixed by Mark Bingham Produced by my supporters at http://patreon.com/courtnee Photography by Louis Miastros and Courtnee Fallon Rex
SOLD!! Enjoy her, Tiffany and Ben! I’m wanting to let fans and friends know that I am ready to find the right person to pass my violin along to, before expanding into craigslist/music store territory. It is a full size, crafted in 1978, and I … ContinueSOLD: Red Violin
This house has stories. Many, many stories. Some of them have been stolen and then trapped here, I think. Some of them died, became the earth, and now have nowhere else to go. They preside, vibrating, low and powerful, a collaborative magnet in the soul … ContinueWRITING/MUSIC: Wishing for Collapse
Decatur is here!! Short and sweet, it’s: 11 (mostly) busking songs Nearly all live performances in the studio Recorded and mixed by the legendary New Orleans producer Mark Bingham With images taken by photographer Louis Maistros Available on CD (along with Keep Going and Embodied.) … ContinueALBUM RELEASE: Decatur, produced by Mark Bingham
In addition to being an excellent event/portrait/candid street photographer, Louis Maistros is also an impressive author. His book, The Sound of Building Coffins is some of the best fiction I’ve ever read. The writing is lyrical and sophisticated without being pretentious — in fact I … ContinueLouis Maistros: Lower Decatur Street, New Orleans
Prints available at http://society6.com/courtnee/prints — if you don’t see what you want, contact me.
| Download | Buy CD CFR’s inarguable coming of age project, Keep Going is an aurally pleasing soft rock album about patriarchy, rape culture, and heartbreak. Solidly rooted and lyrical, these songs illustrate the direct acknowledgement and rejection of a previous life of amatonormative struggle … ContinueKeep Going, 2015
NOTE: I first wrote the below guidelines on a personal blog many years ago, and in the time since, I have again a mere fraction of the physical belongings I did then, now living most-time in a van (which is not nearly so glamorous as … ContinueHOW I SEPARATED FROM MY Stuff
5×5″ watercolor and ink, framed to 7×7″. $125
9×13″ Watercolor, Blood, Ink, Acrylic. Framed, Mahogany, 17×19.5″ This piece references the beautiful resin doll “Expecting” created by the amazing Christine Polis. http://christinepolis.com/site/?q=album/8-expecting
THE BEGINNING As has happened to many before and since, I officially stopped being able to afford Seattle, my home of 17 years, as a small (massage) business owner around 2009. I stayed another 6 years due to the generosity of my housemates, and my … ContinueRoad Life
Photographs from Colorado and New Mexico
And so Roadlife begins. Note: the panoramic previews look fuzzy, view in full size for quality.
Coming from a standard of a landing strip and hairless everything else, even as I rebelled in other ways (like shaving my head skin bald) I have rarely left my body hair growth in a natural state. I’ve gone from trimming to shaving to brazillians … ContinueFedora el Morro: Let me get pretty for you
On Friday the 13th I’m putting on a CD release performance of the music from Keep Going, my new studio album, officially releasing Feb 14th 2015. Spooked In Seattle Ghost Tours 102 Cherry St, Seattle, Washington 98104 Doors at 6:30, show from 7-8:30ish. Please come, … ContinueKeep Going CD release performance
Drove to the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah this week, through Washington, Montana, Idaho, Utah and Oregon. Nice, and desperately needed, solo road trip, in which I periodically stopped along the highway to take pictures.
Psychogirl by Courtnee Fallon Rex (Courtnee Papastathis/Not Applicable) Print Available Photography Digital Artwork Music Violin painting by Courtnee Fallon Rex.
I recently went to Los Angeles as Amanda Palmer’s guest during her Art of Asking book tour, to talk with her and her fans about my contribution to her book. In summary, I am the massage therapist she met on her birthday, who had something … ContinueHey You – Art of Asking book tour with Amanda Palmer
Photographed by Chris Clark Digital artwork by Courtnee Fallon Rex Print available
16″ x 20″ Oval : Acrylic and Ink on Canvas
Photographed by Chris Clark Digital artwork by Courtnee Fallon Rex
Psychogirl by Courtnee Fallon Rex (Courtnee Papastathis/Not Applicable) Written and performed by Courtnee Fallon Rex Vocals, Violin, Keys, Sound Engineering, Mastering by Courtnee Fallon Rex Album Artwork self-photographed and designed by Courtnee Fallon Rex Please support this work by paying to download this song, or … ContinuePsychogirl – Second single from “Keep Going”
Wounded by Courtnee Fallon Rex (Courtnee Papastathis/Not Applicable) Written and performed by Courtnee Fallon Rex Vocals, Accordion, Keys, Guitar, Sound Engineering, Mastering by Courtnee Fallon Rex Album art photographed by Chris Clark designed by Courtnee Fallon Rex Please support this work by paying to download … ContinueWounded – First single from “Keep Going”
Photograph by Chris Clark. New ink courtesy of Mike from All Star Tattoo in Tacoma, WA.
Note: This is, first and foremost, a personal thinkpiece about living with, and interacting with, my own suicidal ideology, followed by resources that have helped me cope. Though I hope my sharing these things helps, the following is not meant to specifically address acute crisis. If … ContinueSuicide
Public Artists Reception December 6th, from 6-11pm All ages are welcome. RSVP at the Facebook Event. Music begins at 8pm. Celebrating my first Tacoma Art Showing with an artist reception on December 6th at Cafe Brosseau. Work will be showing through the month of January. … ContinueCafe Brosseau Artist Reception: December 6 2014
Art & Design by Courtnee Fallon Rex in collaboration with Ben Dobyns and William Courtney Buy Now! Flash your sass, strut your stuff, and make your stand all at the same time; Let your clothing be your ally in the fight against street harassment. This … ContinueI #PoopOnRape Culture leggings
Courtnee Fallon Rex as Zita the Aerialist from Paul Hawxhurst on Vimeo. Performed June 9, 2010 for “There must be something in the Air”, a benefit for Versatile Arts. Music from the Batman Begins soundtrack by Hans Zimmer and James Newton Howard. Video footage courtesy of Block My … ContinueZita The Aerialist
Note: Since this is long and I may lose you before I mention this at the end: I am a full-time artist musician facilitator accomplice mender person, and I rely on those who appreciate my work to fund it. If my publishing this helped you, … ContinueRape Culture
5″ x 7″ Oval : Acrylic and Ink on Canvas SOLD
9×12″ Watercolor – Print Available
9″x12″ Watercolor Inspired by the art of Lucas David
ON SALE! $10-$15 plus shipping and tax until May 2014. Graphite on Acid-Free 75lb/110gsm Bright White Certified Sustainable paper. Available in 4×6 and 5.5×8 sizes. Actual values have been ranging from $25 to $90 once finished Successful subject examples leave room for interpretation: I.E. Fierce … ContinuePencil Sketches
2″x3″ $60 Blood, Acrylic, Thread on Canvas
Pencil, 4″x6″ Sketchbook, Tombo dual brush pens in skin tones, iPhone camera, Snapseed Retrolux.
Ballpoint pen, 2×3 inch sketchbook, iPhone camera, Snapseed Grunge. I googled “How to draw facial expressions” and came to Dani Jone’s/ awesome blog post. This was the immediate result of having sketched a few of her expressions there. Thank you so much Dani for sharing … ContinueExploring Expressive Faces: Sketches
I occasionally drop in for open mic with Zach and Steve at Scratch Deli in Seattle. I always have a good experience. My art is on the walls in the back room right now, too. Thursdays, from 8:00-10:00pm Scratch Deli 1718 12th Ave Seattle, WA … ContinueScratch Deli Open Mic
After my photo shoot today, I came home to find that my cat was not coming when called from outside. She’d been out for more than 4 hours and very rarely leaves the yard, but was nowhere to be found in any crevice in my … ContinuePhotography: My Day
5×7″ $80 each
Sang with James Papastathis III and sister in law Dana Moret with their band, Mr. December’s Wintery Fresh Grooves, a unique blend of blue soul with a classic funk-rock twist. I’m really excited to be stretching into a completely new territory with both the musical … ContinueEdgars Klepers: Torchfest 2013, Sacramento, CA
Taken at Fort Casey
I am performing “Covering Lisa” and an adaptation of my signature aerial piece with the Floating Mountain Poets in their spring show entitled The Tomb and the Womb. BUY TICKETS Saturday, May 4 2013 at 8:00pm Tin Can Studio 3130 Airport Way S #510 Seattle, … ContinueThe Tomb and the Womb: May 4 2013