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Art for All: Sci Fi Nerds

Art for All: Sci Fi Nerds

junkyardarts April 30, 2014 Comments Off on Art for All: Sci Fi Nerds

Welcome back to Art for All, wherein I make my best attempt at bringing artists and their work to the forefront of a subculture that might not already be aware.  This Sci Fi Nerd

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So…What’s The Difference Between Art & Craft?

So…What’s The Difference Between Art & Craft?

junkyardarts April 10, 2014 Comments Off on So…What’s The Difference Between Art & Craft?

What makes art fine? What makes craft…not? It could be a matter of opinion, could be a matter of timing, could be a matter of location.  Here’s a great little video from TEDEd that

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Art For All: Mathletes

Art For All: Mathletes

junkyardarts April 1, 2014 Comments Off on Art For All: Mathletes

Welcome to a new series I like to call Art for All. You all know that The Junkyard’s mission is to bring art to everyone because we believe that it’s  for everyone.  Thing is,

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Children’s Massacre Site Monument is Facing Criticism in Norway

Children’s Massacre Site Monument is Facing Criticism in Norway

junkyardarts March 24, 2014 Comments Off on Children’s Massacre Site Monument is Facing Criticism in Norway

Memorial sites are bitter-sweet. Using art, usually the beautiful or elegant kind, to commemorate a spot in which people were murdered or otherwise experienced some other unsavory deeds, is not a job for the

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Inspiration Nation: Michael Borremans

Inspiration Nation: Michael Borremans

junkyardarts March 4, 2014 Comments Off on Inspiration Nation: Michael Borremans

In honor of his next major retrospective at BOZAR, in collaboration with the Dallas Museum of Art, we give you some of our favorite paintings by Michaël Borremans. Bozar / Michael Borremans

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Every Best Actress Winner’s Dress In One Handy Graphic

Every Best Actress Winner’s Dress In One Handy Graphic

junkyardarts March 2, 2014 Comments Off on Every Best Actress Winner’s Dress In One Handy Graphic

They were exceptionally kind to Jennifer Lawrence’s mother-of-the-bride Dior monstrosity, if you ask me.  One thing  is missing, though: Cher’s amazing headdress! The look just isn’t the same without that giant, feathered mohawk. Media

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How Good is a $628k Bottle of Scotch?

How Good is a $628k Bottle of Scotch?

junkyardarts January 26, 2014 Comments Off on How Good is a $628k Bottle of Scotch?

Good is such a relative distinction.  Wine that is ‘good’ to me means it doesn’t taste like vinegar, has a cute label, and is under $20.  Good can mean a whole lot of things

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This Kickstarter Campaign Is Your 80’s Childhood Dream Come True

This Kickstarter Campaign Is Your 80’s Childhood Dream Come True

junkyardarts January 13, 2014 Comments Off on This Kickstarter Campaign Is Your 80’s Childhood Dream Come True

Supporting a Kickstarter campaign can be a uniquely rewarding experience for everyone involved. Helping creative people get their feet off the ground and bring their products to the world stage is about as good

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Junkyard Gift Guide: Clubs, Certificates, & Other Printable Last Minute Gifts

Junkyard Gift Guide: Clubs, Certificates, & Other Printable Last Minute Gifts

junkyardarts December 23, 2013 Comments Off on Junkyard Gift Guide: Clubs, Certificates, & Other Printable Last Minute Gifts

So I’ve done a crap job of giving you enough suggestions for gifts this year, and you are lazy with too much shopping left to do and we’re just a few more days til

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Junkyard Gift Guide: Homes For Your Phones

Junkyard Gift Guide: Homes For Your Phones

junkyardarts December 18, 2013 Comments Off on Junkyard Gift Guide: Homes For Your Phones

Everyone’s got a phone and they use them for much more than just making calls.  Because everyone you know has got one and needs to put it somewhere, why not get them a great

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