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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 Comments Off on Court Battle In Austria Over Nazi-Looted Klimt Masterpiece

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 Comments Off on Frenchman Takes on Facebook Over Blocked Account

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 Comments Off on NASA Releases Largest Photo Ever & It Will Destroy You

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 Comments Off on Inspiration Nation: Hannah Yata’s Marvelous Monsters

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 Comments Off on Ace Hotel Hosts 3 Free ‘Inherent Vice’ Art Events

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 Comments Off on Inspiration Nation: Christine Wu

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

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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Feast On These Thanksgiving Movies

Feast On These Thanksgiving Movies

junkyardarts November 26, 2014 Comments Off on Feast On These Thanksgiving Movies

Christmas gets a lot of attention, but I believe that Thanksgiving deserves it’s moment to shine. While Hollywood has a lot of catching up to do, they have provided us with some exceptional Thanksgiving

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Jurassic World Official Trailer Is Here

Jurassic World Official Trailer Is Here

junkyardarts November 25, 2014 Comments Off on Jurassic World Official Trailer Is Here

The Park is open. Jurassic World

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