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Stormtrooper’s Guide to the Holidays

Stormtrooper’s Guide to the Holidays

junkyardarts December 31, 2010 0

Always up for a good time, mischief and general tomfoolery, these two show us the best way to spend time together this holiday season! As adults, we don’t get to spend as much time

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Another Day, Another Crap Article from an Art Critic

Another Day, Another Crap Article from an Art Critic

junkyardarts December 31, 2010 0

Seems like Mat Gleason over at the Huffington Post has beef with some of the most popular artists of the past 10 years. That’s cool.  You don’t have to like work, whether it is

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Horse Shit: Crap Article Makes Me Go Bananas

Horse Shit: Crap Article Makes Me Go Bananas

junkyardarts December 5, 2010 3

Every once in a while I read an article that makes me gasp at the sheer inanity of it. Lisa Paul Streitfeld’s article: The Erotic (R)evolution of Photographer Stephen Klein, does just that. Strap

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Ugh. Censorship. You’re Such a Drag

Ugh. Censorship. You’re Such a Drag

junkyardarts December 1, 2010 0

There has been all sorts of censorship in the news lately, on multiple fronts: the Smithsonian being pressured to remove an installation, the absurd rating of NC-17 for the film Blue Valentine, and, well,

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Rich People Fight Over the Stupidest Shit

Rich People Fight Over the Stupidest Shit

junkyardarts November 22, 2010 0

This monstrosity, a pair of legs mid-stride, was created by artist Larry Rivers. The legs reside outside an old Baptist church, now owned and resided in by 2 Greenwich Villiage art dealers. Some people

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CIA Used Modern Art to Fight Cold War: No, Really

CIA Used Modern Art to Fight Cold War: No, Really

junkyardarts November 12, 2010 0

While rumored to be true in art circles for decades, the CIA finally comes clean: they used the existence of American abstract expressionism to prove American exceptionalism during the Cold War: and exceptional it

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To Kill The Point: FL High School Stops Production of ‘Mockingbird’

To Kill The Point: FL High School Stops Production of ‘Mockingbird’

junkyardarts November 8, 2010 0

Thanks for friend and artist Elsa Dimitriadis, this doozy was brought to my attention and seems to fit right in to my incessant ranting over perceived appropriateness (see examples here and here): Flagler Palm

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Art & Porn: But Who Really Cares? – in case you missed it

Art & Porn: But Who Really Cares? – in case you missed it

junkyardarts September 21, 2010 0

Oh Boy. This week the Los Angeles Film Fest premieres Destricted (shown in Europe since 2006 to critical acclaim) – a film created by a few very well known artists, that circles around sex. 

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Wilkins Coffee Will Kill You…if you are a muppet

Wilkins Coffee Will Kill You…if you are a muppet

junkyardarts August 5, 2010 0

In strange-things-Lauren-managed-to-stumble-upon-today news, in researching about Jim Henson and the amazing exhibition I missed on him in MA, I found this archival footage of Wilkins Coffee ads. 

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Fashion Sucks and the Photographers are even Worse

Fashion Sucks and the Photographers are even Worse

junkyardarts May 28, 2010 0

Not sure if y’all have been to a Bloomingdale’s lately. Or Neiman’s. Or just walked down a street in which you would see high end fashion designers threads in the windows. If you haven’t,

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