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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 Comments Off on I Know We All Hate Times Square, But Don’t Miss This!

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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Strandbeests Make Their Way Through Boston

Strandbeests Make Their Way Through Boston

junkyardarts August 22, 2015 Comments Off on Strandbeests Make Their Way Through Boston

You’ve been hearing a lot about these Strandbeests (“beach animals”) and are probably thinking “oh, yeah, I should look into what the hubbub is about”. Well, fellow Bostonians, the beests will be in our backyard,

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Jurassic Park in High Heels Will Make Your Life

Jurassic Park in High Heels Will Make Your Life

junkyardarts July 23, 2015 Comments Off on Jurassic Park in High Heels Will Make Your Life

There’s a lot of this about this Jurassic Park: High Heels Edition Collector Set that I adore. First, it is reminiscent of the Showgirls PG-13 ‘floating bra’ version on VH1 which was not only

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Exhibition Alert: Joan Miro Exhibition at Rijksmuseum

Exhibition Alert: Joan Miro Exhibition at Rijksmuseum

junkyardarts June 22, 2015 Comments Off on Exhibition Alert: Joan Miro Exhibition at Rijksmuseum

News that lifts my heart to say: Joan Miro’s sculptures are coming to the Netherlands.  The Rijksmuseum will feature a total of 21 sculptures outside in the gardens and 2 in the museum atrium.

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Auction House Sells Painting by Hitler, Hilarious Press Release Ensues

Auction House Sells Painting by Hitler, Hilarious Press Release Ensues

junkyardarts June 22, 2015 Comments Off on Auction House Sells Painting by Hitler, Hilarious Press Release Ensues

It’s pretty hilarious reading the press release I received regarding the recent auction of Adolph Hitler’s watercolors. Mostly due to the vague ways in which they try to justify this auction and subsequent purchasing

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Why Science In Film Might Drive You Space-Mad

Why Science In Film Might Drive You Space-Mad

junkyardarts May 11, 2015 Comments Off on Why Science In Film Might Drive You Space-Mad

Ed. Note: We’ve got a special piece written by friend of the Junkyard, Maria Ramos.  Maria originally brought the idea of a piece on the intersection of science and art to us a little

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Illustration Art Auction: From Pin-Ups to Wizards and Beyond

Illustration Art Auction: From Pin-Ups to Wizards and Beyond

junkyardarts April 26, 2015 Comments Off on Illustration Art Auction: From Pin-Ups to Wizards and Beyond

The Heritage Auctions Signature event in Beverly Hills opens May 14-15th and features a bizarre mix of playful pin-ups by the likes of Vargas and Elvgren, sci-fi illustrations by Henrique Alvim Correa and Carl Lundgren, all

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Inspiration Nation: AJ Fosik

Inspiration Nation: AJ Fosik

junkyardarts April 26, 2015 Comments Off on Inspiration Nation: AJ Fosik

We love a man who works with his hands!  AJ Fosik’s work is a kaleidoscope of color and texture, humor and iconography.  They bring to mind totems of the Pacific Northwest, made by a

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Puppet Slays Tom Sawyer

Puppet Slays Tom Sawyer

junkyardarts April 16, 2015 1

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 Comments Off on Call For Art: Creative Salem 3×5 Show

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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