Posts tagged "artist"

Madonna Reminisces On Her Time With Basquiat

Apparently when late artist Jean-Michel Basquiat broke up with someone, he broke up with them hard, because according to Madonna, their relationship ended with the artist taking back canvases he’d…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 16, 2015 - 11:30 am

For $10, This L.A. Artist Will Tattoo Any Two Words Of Your Choice On Her Body

Los Angeles muralist Ilma Gore will trade you ad space on her skin for the insanely low cost of a $10 Kickstarter pledge. She’s trying to cover her entire body…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 14, 2015 - 2:30 pm

Disney Characters Dressed Up As Pop Stars Makes Me Smile

Most Disney fairytales take place in a land far, far away, where fame doesn’t exist, Twitter is just a noise birds make and Lady Gaga is some royal who lives…

Katie Oldenburg | November 8, 2014 - 11:00 am

The End Is Nigh: Costco Starts Sells Andy Warhols Now

Costco, the big box retailer, sells virtually everything — engagement rings, meats, coffins — and now they’re extending their empire to the art market.

Apparently Costco used to…

Julie Gerstein | October 9, 2012 - 12:40 pm

Hats And A Leather Jacket, Carved From Wood

Artist Fraser Smith will carve you a whole outfit if if you let him. The Natchez, Mississippi-based master carver has a special skill set — he makes realistic-looking clothes and

Julie Gerstein | August 21, 2012 - 2:40 pm

The Polka-Dotted World Of Yayoi Kusama

Artists with obsessional focus in their work have always fascinated me, but none more than Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama, whose work literally drove her insane. “Obsessions, phallus obsessions, obsessions of…

Julie Gerstein | May 27, 2012 - 3:00 pm