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Kobi Levi: Design Me A Dream

junkyardarts October 18, 2010 Comments Off on Kobi Levi: Design Me A Dream

Kobi Levi, footwear designer, has some pretty interesting concepts for adorning our tootsies

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How Ink Is Made: Porn for Color Theorists and Tactile-obsessives

junkyardarts October 15, 2010 Comments Off on How Ink Is Made: Porn for Color Theorists and Tactile-obsessives

For those of us enamored by images of dripping paint, the way soap suds spiral in a dance down the drain, or nearly orgasm at the sight of The Pacific opening credits because of

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The Simpsons: Keepin’ it Real for the Artists of the World

junkyardarts October 11, 2010 Comments Off on The Simpsons: Keepin’ it Real for the Artists of the World

Ooh The Simpsons.  Pop culture and art references have always been prevalent on this historic show, and last nights Season 22 opener was no exception. At the jump: art camp, Flight of the Conchords,

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It’s Fashion Week! (v.whatever)

junkyardarts September 30, 2010 Comments Off on It’s Fashion Week! (v.whatever)

This week Junkyard Arts will be featuring stories from Fashion Week as they relate to the arts.  As Tim Gunn mentioned in a recent Project Runway, Fashion is not Clothes.  It is a statement, it is

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Art & Porn: But Who Really Cares? – in case you missed it

Art & Porn: But Who Really Cares? – in case you missed it

junkyardarts September 21, 2010 Comments Off on Art & Porn: But Who Really Cares? – in case you missed it

Oh Boy. This week the Los Angeles Film Fest premieres Destricted (shown in Europe since 2006 to critical acclaim) – a film created by a few very well known artists, that circles around sex. 

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Basquiat – it is bad that I don’t care? – in case you missed it

junkyardarts September 19, 2010 Comments Off on Basquiat – it is bad that I don’t care? – in case you missed it

A new film is coming out about the life and work of Jean-Michel Basquiat…and even though the trailer does much to attempt to convince me that this film will be great…I just couldn’t give

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