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May, 2013

  • 7 May

    Stop-Motion Animation Giant Ray Harryhausen Dead at 92

    London, England – Tuesday, May 7, 2013 Today a legend in stop-motion animation died.  Ray Harryhausen’s stop motion model animation not only influenced Steven Spielberg, James Cameron, Peter Jackson, and George Lucas, but basically breathed life into an art form which would have otherwise not have gotten a second wind. …

  • 4 May

    New Museum IDEAS CITY is Today!

    New York, NY – Saturday, May 4, 2013 Woke up late and having a lazy Saturday?  Want to get out of the apartment, get some fresh air, and do something fun to do that involves music, visual, and performance art?  Well, you are in luck.  Right now till 6 pm …

April, 2013

  • 30 April

    1938 Disney Rejection Letter To A Potential Female Animator

    New York, NY – Tuesday, April 30, 2013 This amazing 1938 Disney rejection letter (below- click to enlarge) to a female artist named Mary V.Ford from Arkansas shows how far we’ve come as a society. They mentioned in this rejection letter that the only work she could get would be …

  • 18 April

    New Photo Trend: Dragon Ball Z-ing

    New York, NY – Thursday, April 18, 2013 Of all the weird photo trends, memes, or whatever you want to call them, this one I actually like.  Fuck Planking, owling, and all the others it’s time to see some live-action Dragon Ball Z-ing.  Japanese School girls started this by taking …

  • 16 April

    The OTHER 25 Coolest Illustrated Snack Mascots Of All Time

    New York, NY – Tuesday, April 16, 2013 I worked for Complex back when it was only a fledgling magazine side-venture for fashion designer Marc Ecko (I wrote and illustrated full page comics in issues 2-10), now the website Complex.com is an awesome art and pop-culture portal. Yesterday they posted …