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Inspiration Nation: millo

Inspiration Nation: millo

junkyardarts July 21, 2016 0

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 0

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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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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Hiro Exhibition at Boston MFA

Hiro Exhibition at Boston MFA

junkyardarts December 1, 2015 0

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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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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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 0

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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