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Enjoy Some Porn Without The Porn (NSFWish)

In this pornographic photo series, Obscene Interiors by South African artist Brandt Botes (aka Von Brandis), you get to fill in the blanks. He used pictures of vintage porno scenes…

Ami Angelowicz | July 6, 2012 - 2:00 pm

The “The Hills” As Art

I can’t quite tell you why, but I was pretty darn addicted to MTV’s “Laguna Beach” and “The Hills,” and, to a lesser degree, “The City.” Nothing ever actually happened on these shows and…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 27, 2012 - 2:40 pm

Be The Pizza Ninja You’ve Always Wanted To Be

Artist Steph Mantis has done some pioneering work with pizza: specifically, encasing real pizza slices in resin to preserve it, in her words, “FOREVERRRRR.” These “pizza ninja stars,” which turn…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 27, 2012 - 9:40 am

Dive Into This Beautiful Photograph

I’m drawn to art that evokes a strong emotional reaction, and when I look at this beautifully simple picture, a feeling of calmness and freedom washes over me. I’d love…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 25, 2012 - 11:40 am

Turns Out Sweaters Do Grow On Trees

Okay, not really. This is an art installation by Seattle artist Suzanne Tidwell, who stitches large scale pieces out of brightly colored yarn and then wraps them around trees, sculptures,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 11, 2012 - 8:30 am

“Wizard Of Oz” Meets Haute Couture

“Storytelling” is an exhibit that went up in Dublin last month. Design duo Harmless Creatures recreated The Scarecrow (made of hay), Tin Man (made from hand-shredded cards) and the Cowardly Lion…

Ami Angelowicz | June 6, 2012 - 4:40 pm

Clint Eastwood’s Daughter And Boyfriend Tyler Shields Burn $100,000 Birkin Bag

I take issue with many women who carry Birkin bags (unless, I mean, you’re Jane Birkin), and I swear it’s not envy. Let’s admit that most anyone who totes a…

Rachel Krause | May 29, 2012 - 12:20 pm

The Work Of Renowned Illustrator René Gruau Gets Reinterpreted For Real

I am a well-documented believer in the life-changing (or, at the very least, day-changing) potential of makeup. Many girls are completely cool with going au naturel, while others like myself…

Rachel Krause | May 28, 2012 - 5:00 pm

Etsy Spotlight: Quirky Handmade Signs From Oh Dier

Oh Dier is an Etsy shop run by an adorable husband and wife team from St. Paul, Minnesota. They create handmade acrylic and wood signs with a fun, cheeky aesthetic–they…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 14, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Pancake Art That’s Good Enough To Eat

Remember when you were a kid and your parents would make a whip cream smiley face on your pancake and you thought it was the most amazing thing that had…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 12, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Pete Doherty Auctions Off A Painting Featuring Amy Winehouse’s Blood

Musician Pete Doherty is one of my favorite misunderstood anti-heroes, a true artist and transcendent thinker whose messages are often sadly sacrificed to his drug-addled lifestyle. He said it best…

Rachel Krause | May 9, 2012 - 3:40 pm

The Stickiest Art You’ve Ever Seen

Dutch street artist Max Zorn makes elaborate and gorgeous works of art — out of translucent packing tape. By layering bits of tape over and over itself on plexiglass, Zorn…

Julie Gerstein | May 3, 2012 - 4:20 pm
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