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Face Off S2: Underwater Amalgamations

Face Off S2: Underwater Amalgamations

junkyardarts January 19, 2012 Comments Off on Face Off S2: Underwater Amalgamations

We start off our second episode with some real trash talk – exactly how I like it.  And this challenge is going to be a doozy: teams of two must create a sea monster

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Face Off S2: The Lion, The Witch & The MakeUp Artist

Face Off S2: The Lion, The Witch & The MakeUp Artist

junkyardarts January 12, 2012 Comments Off on Face Off S2: The Lion, The Witch & The MakeUp Artist

Are you ready? Because I’m effin’ ready for season two of the best reality show on TV.  This time around on FaceOff we’ve got 14 contestants, 7 women and 7 men, and what looks

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Museum Wants You To Crochet A Coral Reef – Get Crackin’

junkyardarts January 4, 2012 Comments Off on Museum Wants You To Crochet A Coral Reef – Get Crackin’

Got some time on your hands? Love to crochet and knit? Looking for a hobby at the start of this new year? Do you happen to live in, or around, or plan to travel

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Defaced Statue by Banksy to be Displayed at Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool

junkyardarts December 27, 2011 Comments Off on Defaced Statue by Banksy to be Displayed at Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool

Once upon a time, a young whippersnapper took an 18th Century replica bust of a priest, and carved off its face&#

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Inspiration Nation: Mehmet Ali Uysal’s Spacial Illusions

Inspiration Nation: Mehmet Ali Uysal’s Spacial Illusions

junkyardarts December 3, 2011 Comments Off on Inspiration Nation: Mehmet Ali Uysal’s Spacial Illusions

Turkish-born artist Mehmet Ali Uysal is doing something pretty fantastic with his sculptures on spacial relationships. Whimsy, humor, thoughtfulness and sparks of genius are ahead!

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23 1/2 Ways To Tie A Scarf

junkyardarts November 21, 2011 Comments Off on 23 1/2 Ways To Tie A Scarf

I’m a scarf person. I love a good scarf.  I practically wear one every day!  But I am constantly asked “how do you wear a scarf?” and my answer is usually one of three

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First Retrospective of Maurizio Cattelan at The Gugs

junkyardarts November 11, 2011 Comments Off on First Retrospective of Maurizio Cattelan at The Gugs

For the first time, a retrospective of Contemporary master Maurizio Cattelan’s work will be at the Guggenheim – and this may mark the first time I’m really over-the-moon excited about a Contemporary show. Mark

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Some Clues As To Where Harper Lee’s ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ Takes Place

junkyardarts November 7, 2011 Comments Off on Some Clues As To Where Harper Lee’s ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ Takes Place

On November 8th, the auction of a letter to a fan written by Harper Lee gives us some clues about her historic Civil Rights novel, To Kill A Mockingbird. Where, oh where is Maycomb

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Inspiration Nation: Painting with Shadow

junkyardarts October 22, 2011 Comments Off on Inspiration Nation: Painting with Shadow

These ambitious and no doubt patient artists use twisted metal and light to create these ridonkulous shadow installations. It’s kind of insane when you think about it. I mean…HOW?? This is shadow puppets for

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Iconatomy: What Was Old is New Again in the Faces of Hollywood

junkyardarts October 11, 2011 Comments Off on Iconatomy: What Was Old is New Again in the Faces of Hollywood

You know this face. In fact, I’m willing to bet you know both of these faces. Jewelry designer and artist George Chamoun of Sweden has blended ‘Icon’ and ‘Anatomy’ and created, well, some pretty

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