Italian artist Matthew Trotta studied industrial mechanical engineering and lives and works in Montecchio Precalcino, Vincenza, in northern Italy. Trotta first works out the design of his sculptures on paper, then molds the iron himself, which is a slow and arduous process. Wire is wrapped around a steel skeleton one by one filling out the [...]
Currently showing at Jablonka Galerie in Cologne, Germany is the Sherrie Levine Crystal Skull Böem Chapel exhibition. Crystal Skulls will run until September 11, 2011.
ERICA SCHREINER’S DESSERT & DISORDERS EXHIBITION AT BILL HODGES GALLERY Dessert & Disorders, artist Erica Schreiner’s first solo exhibition. In a dark humor vein, Dessert & Disorders links together the ideas of the final course of a meal and human obsessive-compulsive disorders. Murky impulses and mental dysfunctions are presented or “served” as a treat, through a [...]
The Alamo Drafthouse is known for hosting classic film events and the month of June is no different. This month they have The Texas Monthly Rolling Roadshow which includes ten Texas films: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Bonnie and Clyde, Blood Simple, Hud, Giant, No Country For Old Men, Red River, Tender Mercies, The Last Picture Show [...]
Daily Design Inspiration is just that. A daily dose of eye candy to highlight artworks we find for your viewing pleasure and inspiration. In the last edition we highlighted nature with different renditions of Trees. In this edition we highlight the creature found in nature…Rabbits. As cute and cuddly as they are, rabbits can also [...]
If you weren’t one of the chosen few who had their snail mailboxes graced with an invitation to the Met’s Gala honoring Alexander McQueen’s Savage Beauty exhibit, then this video will be a treat. Watch as all the pretty people arrive at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and see Florence and The Machine performed her [...]
With amazing attention to detail, color and surrealism, illustrator and cartoonist Lisa Hanawalt, creates illustrations of animals depicted in human settings, whether it be birds at a shoe store, horses on a subway or felines boogying down on a disco dance floor. Here are some samples of her work… Catty Crowd