Banksy directs the Simpson’s opener? Yep. GoGo.
Flavorwire » The Best Banksy Controversies… So Far. You know the controversy is dead when you see your work on Flavorwire. Jeez. Commercialism at its finest. Gogo.
Lawsuit Describes ‘Blacklist’ for Collectors of Marlene Dumas – NYTimes.com. This seems to me to be a case of simple betterthanyouism. The artists (and gallerists) see themselves as preserving the public good, encouraging collectors to hold onto artworks and eventually donate them to Museums. The collectors see themselves as, well, collectors. And like any other […]
Caracas Journal – Artists Embellish Walls With Political Visions – NYTimes.com. …the government… supports Mr. Zerpa’s creations and the work of many other street artists, and is increasingly making them a central element of its promotion of a state ideology. Government-financed brigades of graffiti artists and muralists are blanketing this city’s walls with politicized images, […]
Astoria Scum River Bridge on Vimeo on Vimeo via Astoria Scum River Bridge on Vimeo. So this is totally awesome. Like, it’s teh Roxxorz, for sure.
Via the NYT, Design – The Toxic Side of Being, Literally, Green re-published, or re-presented, or whatever from the International Herald Tribune. I had no idea that ‘greenwashing’ (as a term) had been around for so long—almost 25 years—and was interested to read of the history of green pigments and green in culture. Good times. Also, […]