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September, 2013

  • 11 September

    Burn All Crayons: Greg Haberny’s Crayola Nightmare @ Lyons Wier

    NEW YORK CITY – Wednesday, September 11, 2013 As the NYC Fall art season rolls in with a tidal wave of gallery openings I managed to make it over to Chelsea’s Lyons Wier Gallery for the debut of Greg Haberny’s new body of work Burn All Crayons. I first met …

August, 2013

  • 22 August

    Kickstart My Art: Manhattan Jigsaw

    Only one week left to crowfund-to-own a piece of the Manhattan jigsaw puzzle on Kickstarter.  A massive art undertaking that needs financial support if it is to ever exist. Artist Marshall Roshto explained the concept to me: “The project is to create 500 large puzzle-piece sculptures that all connect to …

  • 15 August

    YouTube Art School: The Precise & Brilliantly Animated Slapstick Comic Timing of Tom & Jerry

    NEW YORK, NY – Thursday, August 15, 2013 I’ve long thought that the back and forth slapstick violence of the Hanna-Barbera Tom & Jerry cartoons of the 1940s and 50s have yet to be rivaled by modern animators. In a recent video editorial by The Nostalgia Critic he painstakingly breaks …

  • 8 August

    John Waters Digs Into A Warhol Time Capsule For Art World Gold

    MURFREESBORO, TN- Thursday August 8,2013 I am on the road this week (hence the lesser amount of posts – trying to blog for the first time from my iPad and it is like catching flies with chopsticks so I apologize for bad formatting and messy paragraph breaks) and I wanted …

  • 1 August

    Crochet A Bicycle…That’s Pretty Impressive. Now How About Crocheting A Locomotive?

    LODZ, Poland – Thursday, August 1, 2013 If you thought Olek covering AN ENTIRE BILLBOARD WITH CROCHET was impressive, how bout an entire train, in just two days.  Impossible?  Here’s the proof: The blank canvas. A couple of sleepless nights later…and presto. In your face grandma. The train is on …