The Walkabout Woods! A Burning Man Installation

Friends, Romans, “Burners”! The Walkabout Woods Needs You! The Walkabout Woods is a large, interactive art installation being built by Fishbon, a non profit arts organization from CA, for the 2011 Burning Man festival. Fishbon, who’s mission is to encourage collaboration between artists, designers and builders, needs some help. First a look at the project. […]

John Osgood wants to Bherd!

The Contemporary Urban Art of John Osgood. John Osgood, a Seattle based Artist, has a style that comes as much from street art and graffiti as it does from the great Artist’s of the past. His work is heavy in the feel of “tagging,” yet pushes the boundaries of “What is Street Art?” and “What […]

The Art Installations of Burning Man!

Photo © Tristan Savatier – All Rights Reserved Photo © Tristan Savatier – All Rights Reserved A Small Look At The Art Of Burning Man Dedicated Artists. This is one of the reasons that Burning Man doesn’t suck. The amount of time, energy, money and skill needed to create these installation pieces, from previous Burning […]

A Highbrow at Lowbrow!

Lowbrow Art: A Definition by Wikipedia “Lowbrow, or lowbrow art, describes an underground visual art movement that arose in the Los Angeles, California, area in the late 1970s. Lowbrow is a widespread populist art movement with origins in the underground comix world, punk music, hot-rod street culture, and other subcultures. It is also often known […]

True “Insider” Outsider Art

Alien or Citrus? Both. When you look at this work, what do you see? I see an amazingly detailed work that looks to be molded of clay and worked with tools to get the shape and depth. Then maybe it’s painted or stained many times to get that depth of color. Finally, it would be […]

Designer Drug Jewelry: Yes She Did!

Photo by Make Shop Designer drug jewelry? Yup. When I read this article, I knew I had to post it! Breast Cancer survivor Susan Braig, a 61 year old from Altadena, California, began making jewelry from medication as a to cope, now she sells her creations to try to pay her stack of medical bills. […]

Matchstick Sculpture: One At A Time

Incredible Miniatures Carved from Matchsticks By Spooky on March 28th, 2011, http://www.odditycentral.com It seems you can make sculpture out of just about anything. I thought I already knew that. But, I’d never really seen someone “sculpt” from a single matchstick. Sure, I’ve seen matchsticks used like lincoln logs to create, rather impressive if not more […]