a tale of a few cities


Peter CombeI DO / SVP, 2011

M/M (Paris) is approaching 9,000 Facebook fans…and who wants a free bottle of M/MINK?



Peter Combe, canT afFORD, 2011

Peter Combe, canT afFORD, (TOM FORD), 2011

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Peter Combe, London Bridge, 2011

Peter Combe, London Bridge, 2011


Peter CombeBayswater, 2011

Peter Combe, TfL, 2011


Peter Combe, TfL, 2011

ig•nis mu•bar•ak•u•us

Posted in All is not as it seems., appropriation, Art, Cairo, Photography, Wordsworth, WTF? by petercombe on February 10, 2011

ig•nis mu•bar•ak•u•us |igˈnəs moōbärˈæk’ū-əs|

noun (plural igˈnəs moōbärˈæk·u·i /ˈigˈnəs moōbärˈæk’o͞oˌī/),

something deceptive or deluding (on a grand scale).


used to describe the narcissistic & delusional dictator’s trait of (preoccupation with) chasing rainbows.

gut feeling,

also known as externating one’s inner disgust.

early 21st century: modern Latin, derived  from dictator Hosni Mubarak’s spotting of Cairo’s rainbow filled sky & his ‘WTF?’ Feb,  10,  2011 speech for Egypt.

see also: ignis fatuus (ig·nis fat·u·us)

meg•alomaniac out

Posted in altered subtitles, appropriation, Collage, Gif, Peter Combe Art, Peter Combe Gif, Wordsworth, WTF? by petercombe on November 2, 2010


Being a Canadian in San Francisco, I can’t vote. I can have an opinion though.

In the style of Barbara Kruger.

UPDATE  – Rich Executives Bomb at the Ballot Box >

more meg >

Barbara Kruger, Past/Present/Futures

Posted in architecture, Art, Installation, text, type, Wordsworth by petercombe on November 2, 2010

Open August 2010 – Next January 2011
Stedelijk Museum
Paulus Potterstraat 13
1071 CX Amsterdam
The Netherlands



Posted in All is not as it seems., Wordsworth, WTF? by petercombe on September 18, 2010

meg•alomaniac |ˌmegəlōˈmənēˌak|


a person who is obsessed with their own power.

….• a person who suffers delusions of their own power or importance.

another way of saying “über-bitch”.



exhibiting megalomania.



meg•alomaniacal |-məˈnīəkəl|

• [ adj. ] used to refer to someone sharing an attribute with certain ‘Hun-like’ creatures, i.e. Meg Whitman.

….those inspired by ZEALOTS,

some of whom include:

Francisco Franco (Generalísimo)

Margaret Thatcher

Attila the Hun

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