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Ansel Adams: Negatives Fight is Just That – in case you missed it

junkyardarts September 20, 2010 Comments Off on Ansel Adams: Negatives Fight is Just That – in case you missed it

Months ago, Californian Rick Norsigian announced that a box of  glass negatives he purchased for $45 at a yard sale were original Ansel Adams creations

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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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Black Swan – Showgirls meets Mulholland Drive? – in case you missed it

junkyardarts September 19, 2010 Comments Off on Black Swan – Showgirls meets Mulholland Drive? – in case you missed it

Previously I had written about the upcoming film Black Swan, by Darren Aronofsky.  I poseted that the movie could go one of two ways: interestingly directed and choreographed, moody and penetrating thriller or…Showgirls II

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Art Field Trip: Boston AHTS Festival!!

junkyardarts September 16, 2010 Comments Off on Art Field Trip: Boston AHTS Festival!!

Take one gorgeous day, add a dash of Fanieul Hall (chowdah!!), a smattering of artists and a tidbit of typewriter music and what do you get? The Boston AHTS Festival as experienced by Lauren

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The Museum of Science: Art, Animals and Altered States

junkyardarts September 7, 2010 Comments Off on The Museum of Science: Art, Animals and Altered States

Oh, Escher.  You never got much credit in your day for your work as an artist, but the mathematicians sure did like you!  And so do Susie and

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Avedon.

junkyardarts August 31, 2010 Comments Off on Avedon.

The master. The man. Richard Avedon. His life’s work is featured at the Museum of Fine Art, Boston this fall and winter and it is an absolute must-see

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Sketchy Duel – Simple Hilarity, Cartoon Heaven

junkyardarts August 26, 2010 Comments Off on Sketchy Duel – Simple Hilarity, Cartoon Heaven

Cartoons never fail to entertain me.  Whether they do old school Nicktoons or Pixar brilliance, the kid in me will always love the animated character.  What is even better, is the appeal for animation

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Work of Art – Nature, Nonsense & the Never Ending Story

junkyardarts August 5, 2010 Comments Off on Work of Art – Nature, Nonsense & the Never Ending Story

Is saying that Tits McGee looks like a deer in headlights too obvious since their challenge is to make work from nature? Cuz Im doin’ it. You’d think that as an artist, even from

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