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Bernie Sanders Has A Posse

Bernie Sanders Has A Posse

junkyardarts February 21, 2016 0

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 0

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 0

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 0

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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Krampus Having Banner Year in 2015

Krampus Having Banner Year in 2015

junkyardarts November 18, 2015 0

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 0

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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Inspiration Nation: Tyler Thrasher’s Crystalline Creations

Inspiration Nation: Tyler Thrasher’s Crystalline Creations

junkyardarts October 6, 2015 0

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 0

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 0

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 0

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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