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So Long, Farewell, Auf wiedersehen

So Long, Farewell, Auf wiedersehen

junkyardarts January 2, 2017 Comments Off on So Long, Farewell, Auf wiedersehen

Well, I could lie and say this is bittersweet but frankly it’s not.  It’s time, and it’s cool. The Junkyard has been an incredible outlet for me for nearly a decade, I have seen

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Inspiration Nation: millo

Inspiration Nation: millo

junkyardarts July 21, 2016 Comments Off on Inspiration Nation: millo

I simply adore the work of mural artist Francesco Camillo Giorgino, more commonly known as millo.  His larger than life black and white murals bring to mind the whimsy of Keith Haring with the emotional resonance of Os

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Making Modern At The Boston MFA

Making Modern At The Boston MFA

junkyardarts July 21, 2016 Comments Off on Making Modern At The Boston MFA

Lovers of Modern masters have a new exhibition to flock to, and it’s at the Boston MFA.  This summer the museum hosts an impressive and inspiring array of Modernist works from the MFA’s collection, new

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Bernie Sanders Has A Posse

Bernie Sanders Has A Posse

junkyardarts February 21, 2016 Comments Off on Bernie Sanders Has A Posse

Shepard Fairey, he of OBEY and Obama’s HOPE campaign fame, has officially endorsed Bernie Sanders for President. I’m supporting Bernie Sanders for President because I think that he’s the candidate most likely to work for

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ICYMI: Shia LaBeouf Spent Friday In An Elevator

ICYMI: Shia LaBeouf Spent Friday In An Elevator

junkyardarts February 21, 2016 Comments Off on ICYMI: Shia LaBeouf Spent Friday In An Elevator

The New York Times wrote a whole long thing about LaBeouf spending 24hrs in an elevator, chatting with the normals as they popped in and out. You can read it if you want.  I

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Art Docs (You’ve Never Heard Of) To Watch Right Now

Art Docs (You’ve Never Heard Of) To Watch Right Now

junkyardarts February 21, 2016 Comments Off on Art Docs (You’ve Never Heard Of) To Watch Right Now

While we love to celebrate docs of all kinds, it’s important for us to highlight achievements in documentaries that shed light on the artist and the process.  Here are some of our favorites, totally

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Inspiration Nation: Stella Maria Baer

Inspiration Nation: Stella Maria Baer

junkyardarts February 21, 2016 Comments Off on Inspiration Nation: Stella Maria Baer

Here at the Junkyard we talk a lot about how science and art intersect.  Whether it’s artists using emerging science as a means of inspiration, or recognizing the complimentary nature of scientific experimentation and art

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Hiro Exhibition at Boston MFA

Hiro Exhibition at Boston MFA

junkyardarts December 1, 2015 Comments Off on Hiro Exhibition at Boston MFA

A little bit surreal, one hundred percent sensual and sophisticated glamour, Hiro’s photographs have been at the forefront of fashion since he broke out on his own (he was mentored by Richard Avendon) in

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Krampus Having Banner Year in 2015

Krampus Having Banner Year in 2015

junkyardarts November 18, 2015 Comments Off on Krampus Having Banner Year in 2015

Everyone’s favorite Christmas nightmare, Krampus, is having a hell of a year with two major movies coming out featuring his horned and hoofed horror. First up, A Christmas Horror Story, featuring William Shatner as

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UNESCO Uses Art & Technology To Send Message Of Peace

UNESCO Uses Art & Technology To Send Message Of Peace

junkyardarts November 18, 2015 Comments Off on UNESCO Uses Art & Technology To Send Message Of Peace

To celebrate the institutions 70th anniversary, UNESCO had planned on a beautiful display at the headquarters. A visual splendor featuring a large-scale projection project illuminating various facades at the site called Mosaic of Change, and

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