Seattle Burlesque Bombshell Iva Handfull!

For those of you that don’t know, Seattle is a hotbed for burlesque. Actually, that’s an understatement. Seattle is, quite possibly, one of the top 3 places for burlesque talent in the US. It’s resume speaks for itself. It boasts a burlesque academy – Academy of Burlesque, the Reigning Queen of Burlesque, Miss Exotic World […]

Support the Arts! Vaudeville Troupe Dark Follies Needs Our Help!

Dark Follies presents "Vaudeville on Vacation" June 21 - 23.

Dark Follies, an award winning vaudeville style variety show, needs your help to back their newest production: Vaudeville on Vacation – June 21 – 23. Their goal is a lowly $2000, this money goes to rent the theater, printing and promo costs, technical and design costs. They, of course, have other expenses like costuming, props […]

Heaving Up Some Art! The Work Of Millie Brown!

"Blue" by Millie Brown. All rights reserved.

Performance Artist Vomits on Canvas Performance and Shock Artist Millie Brown vomits colored milk onto canvases to create art. She also uses her “talent” on dresses, shirts and other items. She made a big splash (pun intended) for being in an interlude video for Lady Gaga’s Monster Ball tour. In the video she vomits on […]

And The Paint Flies!

Making Paint Fly! Brain Olsen is an interesting blend of Artist, Performer and Energizer Bunny. He creates large scale portraits of famous rockstars and pop icons live on stage before an audience. Armed with 3 paint brushes in each hand and the music blasting, he attacks the canvas with an almost reckless abandon. He throws […]

Ai Weiwei Offered Role In CPPCC Before Detention

Photograph: Peter Parks/AFP/Getty Images Ai Weiwei ‘was offered advisory role before his detention’ Tania Branigan in Beijing, Wednesday 13 April 201 “Artist Ai Weiwei was invited by Chinese officials to join a political advisory body days before his detention, according to his staff.” Coincidence? Not very damn likely. The article goes on to state… […]

Air Sex Anyone? The Air Sex Championships Are For Real & Cumming To A City Near You!

Air Sex-Sparks Fly!

Air Sex Championships: Men & Women Simulate Their Favorite Positions ‘Performance Art’ or filthy fun at a bar? Well, it’s both. If this event was held at an art theater with eloquent explanations of artistic expression and over inflated self-importance, it surely would be considered performance art. So, why not at the Alamo Drafthouse in […]

Detroit Art City? You Bet It Is!

Kresge Foundation Launches Art X Detroit to Celebrate Artistic Excellence and the City's Creative Spirit

Kristen Beaver. David Lewinski Photography A city as downtrodden as Detroit has got to have some seriously powerful and inspired Artists! Well, some of those Artists are getting a chance to show off what they can do. Detroit Art City! Good luck Detroit. All of us here at Give Us Art are rooting for you! […]