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Inspiration Nation: Teodora Axente

Inspiration Nation: Teodora Axente

junkyardarts October 26, 2012 Comments Off on Inspiration Nation: Teodora Axente

I am just totally taken aback by the work of Theodora Axente in such a wonderful way. I’ll be honest, I’m not entirely sure what she’s saying in all of them, but that’s my

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Inspiration Nation: Slagletron

Inspiration Nation: Slagletron

junkyardarts September 4, 2012 Comments Off on Inspiration Nation: Slagletron

I met Jessica Slagle in a whiskey bar in New York City when I was there on biznass a week or so ago.  We hung out, had some beers, talked about our lives, had

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Inspriation Nation: Helen Musselwhite’s Paper Dreams

Inspriation Nation: Helen Musselwhite’s Paper Dreams

junkyardarts July 8, 2012 Comments Off on Inspriation Nation: Helen Musselwhite’s Paper Dreams

It’s not difficult for me to be awe struck.  I just love art, and I love finding new artists that surprise me, shake me up.  Maybe I’m just a cheap date.  But I like

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Inspiration Nation: Amazing Miniature Meals

Inspiration Nation: Amazing Miniature Meals

junkyardarts June 29, 2012 1

Proof that things get more awesome/adorable the smaller they get, are the teensy-in-stature food creations from artist Shay Aaron. I mean, c’mon.  Look at em’. They are adorable!  And delicious!  Ok maybe not delicious

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Musical Monsters Will Rock Your Other-World

Musical Monsters Will Rock Your Other-World

junkyardarts May 26, 2012 Comments Off on Musical Monsters Will Rock Your Other-World

Not too much needs to be said about these paintings by Jason Edmiston because everything is so obvious. They are obviously perfectly conceived. Obviously executed to perfection. I think my favorite part about these

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Inspritation Nation: Charlotte Caron

Inspritation Nation: Charlotte Caron

junkyardarts May 18, 2012 Comments Off on Inspritation Nation: Charlotte Caron

Guh.  Love.  I just love this series. French artist Charlotte Caron, as best I can transcribe from my high-school French lessons, talks about this series as examining the duality of the subject and the

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Inspriation Nation: Jonas Burgert

Inspriation Nation: Jonas Burgert

junkyardarts May 10, 2012 Comments Off on Inspriation Nation: Jonas Burgert

German artist Jonas Burgert is just wonderful. There, I said it. He has a way of mercilessly blending iconography and ritual with urban exploration, civilization (re)discovery and dangerous whimsey.  It’s as if someone slipped

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MetBall to be Live – It’s Just Like We’re There!

MetBall to be Live – It’s Just Like We’re There!

junkyardarts May 6, 2012 Comments Off on MetBall to be Live – It’s Just Like We’re There!

Well, except not a one of us is as badass as Iman in a gold jumpsuit.  Obviously. But for the rest of us who used to have to wait for the glamour, the garbage

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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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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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