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Inspiration Nation: Tyler Thrasher’s Crystalline Creations

Inspiration Nation: Tyler Thrasher’s Crystalline Creations

junkyardarts October 6, 2015 Comments Off on Inspiration Nation: Tyler Thrasher’s Crystalline Creations

I’ve been ogling the work of Tyler Thrasher since I first laid eyes it.  A bewitching union of crystalline crusts bursting from bones, bugs, and whatever else Thrasher can fit in his jars of

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This Dude Really Hates Renoir

This Dude Really Hates Renoir

junkyardarts October 6, 2015 Comments Off on This Dude Really Hates Renoir

You’ve heard the news already about the hilariously upset person (people?) behind Renoir Sucks At Painting who are picketing the Boston MFA, so I don’t have a lot more to offer on the subject other than

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Is This Mascot Obscene?

Is This Mascot Obscene?

junkyardarts August 25, 2015 Comments Off on Is This Mascot Obscene?

So. Is this mascot obscene? A nubile young woman.  Hanging out near her bucket in a brisk breeze.  Tucking her raven hair behind her ear…while she lets her crotch breathe. What if I said

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Do This: SeaGlass Carousel at Battery Park

Do This: SeaGlass Carousel at Battery Park

junkyardarts August 23, 2015 Comments Off on Do This: SeaGlass Carousel at Battery Park

New York is no stranger to exciting public art installations and permanent structures.  The absolutely gorgeous SeaGlass Carousel at Battery Park is just another example of the city’s dedication to enhancing public spaces and

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I Know We All Hate Times Square, But Don’t Miss This!

I Know We All Hate Times Square, But Don’t Miss This!

junkyardarts August 22, 2015 Comments Off on I Know We All Hate Times Square, But Don’t Miss This!

Midnight Moment is an ongoing project by the Times Square Ad Coalition and Times Square Arts bringing just a few moments of joy to our lives through digital art each midnight.  Since most reasonable

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Strandbeests Make Their Way Through Boston

Strandbeests Make Their Way Through Boston

junkyardarts August 22, 2015 Comments Off on Strandbeests Make Their Way Through Boston

You’ve been hearing a lot about these Strandbeests (“beach animals”) and are probably thinking “oh, yeah, I should look into what the hubbub is about”. Well, fellow Bostonians, the beests will be in our backyard,

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Jurassic Park in High Heels Will Make Your Life

Jurassic Park in High Heels Will Make Your Life

junkyardarts July 23, 2015 Comments Off on Jurassic Park in High Heels Will Make Your Life

There’s a lot of this about this Jurassic Park: High Heels Edition Collector Set that I adore. First, it is reminiscent of the Showgirls PG-13 ‘floating bra’ version on VH1 which was not only

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Exhibition Alert: Joan Miro Exhibition at Rijksmuseum

Exhibition Alert: Joan Miro Exhibition at Rijksmuseum

junkyardarts June 22, 2015 Comments Off on Exhibition Alert: Joan Miro Exhibition at Rijksmuseum

News that lifts my heart to say: Joan Miro’s sculptures are coming to the Netherlands.  The Rijksmuseum will feature a total of 21 sculptures outside in the gardens and 2 in the museum atrium.

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Auction House Sells Painting by Hitler, Hilarious Press Release Ensues

Auction House Sells Painting by Hitler, Hilarious Press Release Ensues

junkyardarts June 22, 2015 Comments Off on Auction House Sells Painting by Hitler, Hilarious Press Release Ensues

It’s pretty hilarious reading the press release I received regarding the recent auction of Adolph Hitler’s watercolors. Mostly due to the vague ways in which they try to justify this auction and subsequent purchasing

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Why Science In Film Might Drive You Space-Mad

Why Science In Film Might Drive You Space-Mad

junkyardarts May 11, 2015 Comments Off on Why Science In Film Might Drive You Space-Mad

Ed. Note: We’ve got a special piece written by friend of the Junkyard, Maria Ramos.  Maria originally brought the idea of a piece on the intersection of science and art to us a little

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