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June, 2013

  • 27 June

    My Apologies To Madame Tussauds, We Have A New Winner For Worst Wax Figure Museum

    Los Angeles, CA – Thursday, June 27, 2013 In an article a few months ago about possibly the best celebrity (mostly horror) sculptor I’ve ever seen (Artist Mike Hill Brings Long Dead Horror Movie Monsters Back To Life- Artiholics) I mentioned Madame Tussauds sculptors as being a bunch of “hacks.” …

  • 24 June

    Osiris Just Brought It… Anubis,You’ve Been Served!

    Manchester, England – Monday, June 24, 2013 In a bizarre, as-of-yet *unexplained ancient art phenomena, a statue dedicated to Osiris, the god of death, in an enclosed museum display case in Manchester, England is spinning like a top…a very, very, slow top.  *(well, not conclusively)   “[Physicist Brian Cox] thinks …

  • 21 June

    Alright Class, Please Put Down Your Dissected No. 2 Pencils

    New York, NY – Friday, June 21, 2013 Yesterday I showed you what a miniature sculptor can do with Crayons, today let’s go even smaller.  Budapest-based artist and sculptor, Cerkahegyzo, creates seemingly impossible sculptures out of simple pencils.  Just wrapping your brain around the fact that these were once ordinary …

  • 20 June

    A-Z Next Level Crayon Sculpting

    New York, NY – Thursday, June 20, 2013 Miniature art is impressive, especially when it involves objects you can easily identify or have handled first hand.  Seattle artist Diem Chau carved the alphabet, as well as corresponding animals who’s first letters begin with the letters of the alphabet out of …

  • 14 June

    Has Photoshopping The Sexy For Print Gone Too Far?

    New York, NY – Friday, June 14, 2013 There is a point where a topic reaches critical mass.  Yesterday three different articles about “overdoing it” with photo-retouching or “airbrushing” of models in magazines, film posters, and advertising popped up in my feed.  So let me once again talk about this, …