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February, 2014

  • 7 February

    Making a Walking Dead Style Walker: Lessons From a SFX Makeup Artist

    New York – Friday, February 7, 2014 The Walking Dead is my favorite drama on basic cable, and in honor of it’s return this Sunday night I asked special effects makeup artist  Stella Barber to break down the steps involved in transforming a perfectly good human, into a perfectly rotted …

September, 2013

  • 28 September

    Today Is Free Museum Day!

    UNITED STATES- Saturday, September 28, 2013 Rejoice, and visit a museum.  It’s Museum Day, Saturday 9/28/2013. Today is a day to do it on the house.  That’s right, if you have ever been to Washington DC, the museums there are free, and in that tradition, Smithsonian magazine teams with museums …

July, 2013

  • 2 July

    TED TALKS: Anatomy of A New Yorker Cartoon, Bob Mankoff Will Reject You

    New York, NY – Tuesday, July 2, 2013 I don’t know if you have seen any of the TED talks, but by and large they are  brilliant.  TED stands for Technology, Entertainment, Design, and these conferences where the innovators meet and lecture symposium style for 15-18 minutes, with the focus …

June, 2013

  • 11 June

    YouTube ART SCHOOL: 2013 Art World Trend: Recursive Mirrors

    New York, NY – Monday, June 11, 2013 2013 can be noted as the year of the word “Epic” as well as the year The Illusion of Depth mirror art (usually enhanced by neon), a trend that  took the Art World by storm. I first noticed and pointed out this …

April, 2013

  • 30 April

    Artiholics Intro To ArtLife Hacks

    New York, NY – Tuesday, April 30, 2013 Being an artist and having a studio in a city like New York isn’t easy (it isn’t easy wherever you live).  Artists have a lot of balls in the air, and not much space to maneuver in. When ideas are flowing out …