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Puppet Slays Tom Sawyer

Puppet Slays Tom Sawyer

junkyardarts April 16, 2015 0

Completely mesmerizing.  I’m impressed (and laughing hysterically)…and ooh man, 2:30m onward

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Call For Art: Creative Salem 3×5 Show

Call For Art: Creative Salem 3×5 Show

junkyardarts April 4, 2015 0

I am loving the rise of the small works shows.  They not only allow a larger number of artists to participate but the works themselves are priced to sell which allows normal art-loving folks

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Court Battle In Austria Over Nazi-Looted Klimt Masterpiece

Court Battle In Austria Over Nazi-Looted Klimt Masterpiece

junkyardarts March 11, 2015 0

The Art Restitution Advisory Board in Vienna ruled unanimously not to return Beethoven Frieze by Gustav Kilmt to its heirs and instead it should remain in Austria.  A claim by the heirs of Erich

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Frenchman Takes on Facebook Over Blocked Account

Frenchman Takes on Facebook Over Blocked Account

junkyardarts March 9, 2015 0

A small victory in the ongoing battle between artists, their art, and social media’s inability to distinguish art from porn: A Paris court has ruled that “Facebook’s clause forcing all users to agree that

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NASA Releases Largest Photo Ever & It Will Destroy You

NASA Releases Largest Photo Ever & It Will Destroy You

junkyardarts January 20, 2015 0

Space is a place and concept that I understand in it’s basic form, but ultimately the scope and scale is so beyond my understanding that I tend to get panicky when looking at high

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Inspiration Nation: Hannah Yata’s Marvelous Monsters

Inspiration Nation: Hannah Yata’s Marvelous Monsters

junkyardarts January 20, 2015 0

Hannah Yata’s Artwork.  It’s equal parts terrifying and beautiful, fanciful and erotic, surreal and familiar.  I find that I am mildly nauseated and wildly enchanted by her work – I just can’t stop looking.

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Inspiration Nation: Victor Grasso’s Naughty Nightmares

Inspiration Nation: Victor Grasso’s Naughty Nightmares

junkyardarts January 19, 2015 1

Victor’s paintings are a perfectly unnerving mix of surreal fantasy and photorealism and the combination is as unsettling as it is dreamy.  While the concepts are a bit fluffy, the execution smooths all that

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Ace Hotel Hosts 3 Free ‘Inherent Vice’ Art Events

Ace Hotel Hosts 3 Free ‘Inherent Vice’ Art Events

junkyardarts January 5, 2015 0

The Ace Hotel has teamed up with Warner Bros. Pictures to host a series of art shows celebrating Paul Thomas Anderson’s latest film Inherent Vice.  Art shows in the Los Angeles and New York

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Inspiration Nation: Christine Wu

Inspiration Nation: Christine Wu

junkyardarts January 4, 2015 0

Artists have always used the passing of time as a concept in art, sometimes even a tool.  Photographers are probably the most common, using open shutters to capture everything from running water to create

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Major Exhibition of Bruce Davidson & Paul Caponigro Heads to West Coast

Major Exhibition of Bruce Davidson & Paul Caponigro Heads to West Coast

junkyardarts December 1, 2014 0

Two of the most prolific photographers of the last 40-50 years comes to The Huntington in San Marino, California with the exclusive West Coast exhibition Bruce Davidson/Paul Caponigro: Two American Photographers in Britain and Ireland.

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