Posts tagged "art"

Stars Fête Prada’s 24-Hour Museum

As I’m sure you’re well aware, Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week is in full swing, and so is all the festivity that comes along with it. Last night, the biggest…

rachelkrause | January 28, 2012 - 5:00 pm

The Only Crocs I’d Ever Wear

I have a sister, who shall remain nameless despite the public humiliation she deserves, who not only wears Crocs but actually wears Crocs with socks. Crocs with socks! I am…

Jessica Wakeman | January 22, 2012 - 10:00 am

A Real Sandwich Artist

There’s playing with your food, and then there’s taking that play to an artform, which is exactly what Brittany Powell over at Low-Committment Projects did. Here, she made a sandwich…

Julie Gerstein | January 20, 2012 - 1:40 pm

Flesh Love: I Don’t Think These Vacuum Packed Couples Could Get Any Closer

Getting close to another person requires giving up some of your personal space. Coupledom can be wonderful, but it can also be confining at times. Japanese artist, Photographer Hal explored…

Ami Angelowicz | January 16, 2012 - 1:40 pm

A Not-So-Subtle Way To Discourage Houseguests

Well, these framed pieces by artist Steve Lambert just say it all, don’t they? The three-piece companion set of Lambert’s work, entitled Drawings for 3 Rooms in Your Home, is…

Julie Gerstein | January 9, 2012 - 4:40 pm

Woman Rubs Her Bare Butt All Over $30 Million Painting

Like many of us, the first thing I like to do when I’m wasted is find the nearest multi-million dollar painting and rub up all on it. That’s just what…

Julie Gerstein | January 5, 2012 - 4:20 pm

Smoking Kids Are Startling Art

Holy disturbing, Batman! These little nuggets are much too small to be sucking on the cancer sticks! Thankfully photographer Frieke Janssen didn’t give the children real cigarettes or cigars —…

Jessica Wakeman | November 27, 2011 - 10:00 am

Perfect Dresses Made Of Paper

Artist Susan Stockwell makes intricate, gorgeous dresses out of paper goods, like maps and sheets of currency. The dresses mimic colonial styles, and reflect her interests in ecology, geo-politics, mapping,…

Julie Gerstein | November 20, 2011 - 10:00 am

Celebs Reimagined In Classic Portraiture

Lining the walls of the MTV Voices Dinner were a collection of classic portraits reimagined with celebrity faces. Beyonce was cast as Queen Elizabeth I. We should probably expect the…

Ami Angelowicz | November 13, 2011 - 3:00 pm

The Most Unappetizing Kitchenware Collection Ever

Artist, Christine Chin created this line of kitchenware entitled Sentient Kitchen. “While it is the nature of the human ego to cast suspicion on a challenge to human intellect, Sentient Kitchen

Ami Angelowicz | October 25, 2011 - 10:20 am

Money Shot: The Art Of The Finger Bang

That is exactly what you think it is. An sculptural interpretation of finger banging. There’s more where that came from at South Korea’s Jeju Love Land, an erotic sculpture park…

Ami Angelowicz | October 14, 2011 - 12:40 pm

The Best Way To Get Your Art Collection Started

It was bound to happen. You got older. You got wiser. “The Crow” and the “Pulp Fiction” posters that were tacked up in your college living room made way for…

Lori Zimmer | October 11, 2011 - 9:20 am

Really Cool Thing Worth Checking Out: The Sketchbook Project

This past weekend I stumbled into the Brooklyn headquarters of the Sketchbook Project and I’m now one of its biggest fans. Around for the past six years, the Sketchbook Project…

Julie Gerstein | September 15, 2011 - 10:40 am

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: Words Of Wisdom

My friend Katelyn is terrified of flying. Like, sweating, crying, white-knuckles-gripping-the-armrest terrified. We took a trip to Hawaii a few years ago and things got really turbulent about halfway through…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 21, 2011 - 4:00 pm

Ron Swanson In Paper Doll Form Is As Awesome As It Sounds

Illustrator Kyle Hinton creates paper dolls based on his favorite TV characters, and man does he have good taste. He’s paper-ized the cast of “Arrested Development” and “Breaking Bad” and…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 8, 2011 - 4:14 am

Tanya Vlach’s ‘Grow A New Eye’ Camera On Kickstarter

When they rebuilt the Six Million Dollar Man, the doctors of the 1970s TV series made him “Better…stronger…faster.” Now, if San Francisco artist Tanya Vlach gets her way, she…

Huffington Post Weird News | July 16, 2011 - 6:30 pm

“Jersey Shore” Season 4 Promos Offend Italians, Art Historians

Nothing is sacred to “Jersey Shore,” not even world-renowned priceless art. The season four promos, plugging the just-wrapped season the GTL gang filmed in Italy, depict juiced up and Snooki-fied…

Jessica Wakeman | July 12, 2011 - 6:20 pm

Young Sean Connery In A Thong

Consider all of your curiosities about Sean Connery’s derriere satisfied. Before he was the dapper James Bond, Sean stripped down to his skivvies for art students when he needed extra…

Ami Angelowicz | July 12, 2011 - 1:40 pm

Do Your Eyes Match Your Sign?

How cool are these sketches of the eyes of the zodiac? I thought my round Taurus eyes were accurately represented, and when I showed it to my best friend, an…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 6, 2011 - 5:40 pm

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: Jaws Of Life

I have one of Berkley Illustration’s awesome shark-wearing-a-suit prints hanging in my house, but now they’ve expanded their offerings to include this bottle opener featuring the world’s best-dressed great white.

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 30, 2011 - 6:20 pm
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