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Exhibition Alert: Tara Donovan at Milwaukee Art Museum

Exhibition Alert: Tara Donovan at Milwaukee Art Museum

junkyardarts May 14, 2012 Comments Off on Exhibition Alert: Tara Donovan at Milwaukee Art Museum

Ongoing until October 2012, hit up the Milwaukee Art Museum to see new breathtaking, inspiring and quizzical installations by Tara Donovan. Her work is really quite beautiful, even when her materials are not.  She creates seemingly

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Dissecting Famous Artists is Bloody Genius

Dissecting Famous Artists is Bloody Genius

junkyardarts May 2, 2012 1

What’s more wonderful than a cleverly cultivated piece of art?  And what’s more clever than these ads from advertising agency DDB, Brazil for the MASP Art School? Not a whole lot. Ive always wondered

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Courtney Stodden: Harbinger of Love’s Search for Sexxxy Veggies

Courtney Stodden: Harbinger of Love’s Search for Sexxxy Veggies

junkyardarts April 24, 2012 Comments Off on Courtney Stodden: Harbinger of Love’s Search for Sexxxy Veggies

My love for Courtney Stodden known no bounds. I love her hooker shoes. I love her fantastic clear bra straps. I love her frosted lips & freshly baked & out of the oven tan.

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Screw You, Music Video, & the Wave Of Emotion You Rode In On

Screw You, Music Video, & the Wave Of Emotion You Rode In On

junkyardarts April 13, 2012 1

Seriously? First I was all “oh hey! Cute owls and a music video, I’ll watch that, neato!” Then I was all “aww look at those awesome puppets! This is so creative!” Then I was

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‘Gladiators’ Climb Colosseum in Protest

‘Gladiators’ Climb Colosseum in Protest

junkyardarts April 11, 2012 Comments Off on ‘Gladiators’ Climb Colosseum in Protest

On Monday, some dudes dressed as ‘gladiators’ got really pissed that the powers-that-be in Rome didn’t want them posing with tourists at the Colosseum anymore. While the men claimed they were evoking ‘history’ through

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Inspiration Nation: Saturno Butto

Inspiration Nation: Saturno Butto

junkyardarts April 7, 2012 Comments Off on Inspiration Nation: Saturno Butto

I have, unarguably, the best fans on the interwebs.  Not only because they support this very site by consistently reading and sharing articles, but because they engage about art, pop culture and all the

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Here, I Brought You Something Beautiful

Here, I Brought You Something Beautiful

junkyardarts March 12, 2012 Comments Off on Here, I Brought You Something Beautiful

Coming to you from Esteban Diacono is this marvelous piece of non-objective wonder.  Like tiny, recurring fireworks underwater, or flecks of colored charcoal exploding off a page; like watching ink drip into stirring water,

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Inspiration Nation: Vision Magazine Homage to McQueen

Inspiration Nation: Vision Magazine Homage to McQueen

junkyardarts February 22, 2012 Comments Off on Inspiration Nation: Vision Magazine Homage to McQueen

After lamenting the decline of fashion magazine’s efforts to break free of the ‘jumping model’ and ‘dead behind the eyes’, we search for fashion photographers working outside of the realm and often find ourselves

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Face Off S2: Rock Your Body in Your Birthday Suit

Face Off S2: Rock Your Body in Your Birthday Suit

junkyardarts January 26, 2012 Comments Off on Face Off S2: Rock Your Body in Your Birthday Suit

Welcome back!  This episode we have a quickfire, some bullshit, some nips, some peen… Yes, it’s time for the Face Off Body Paint challenge.  I know you guys have been waiting all year for

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Inspiration Nation: Manipulated Wood

junkyardarts January 21, 2012 Comments Off on Inspiration Nation: Manipulated Wood

It’s time for Inspiration Nation!  And this round we have a doozy – wood sculptures from the French artist collective Bonsoir Paris.  These beautiful works represent melting wooden frames and the manipulation of the materials is

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