This stop-motion animated film titled ‘Madame Tutli-Putli’, takes viewers on an exhilarating existential journey into the fully imagined, tactile world of Madame Tutli-Putli. As she travels alone on the night train, weighed down with her all her earthly possessions and the ghosts of her past, she faces both the kindness and menace of strangers. Finding [...]
NEW WORKS OF ART BY GREG “CRAOLA” SIMKINS Greg “Craola” Simkins solo exhibit Storyteller opens tomorrow November 5, 2010 at Gallery 1988. Check out this video from Juxtapoz Magazine on Greg ‘Craola’ Simkins and his creative process.
Shot over the summer for his debut film, “TimeScapes,” here is ‘Rapture’ by Tom Lowe, a modern portrait of the American Southwest. See other TimeScapes videos here.
SALLY MANN: THE FLESH AND THE SPIRIT EXHIBITION AT VIRGINIA MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS This will be the first exhibition VMFA has ever presented of one of Virginia’s most celebrated contemporary artists, Sally Mann. The exhibition which opens November 13, 2010 and runs through January 23, 2011, focuses on the theme of the body and emphasizes [...]
We found this hysterical video of illustrator Alex Pardee who “invades” actor Shia LaBeouf’s home in order to paint a mural on the wall as a birthday present for Shia. Warning the language gets a little R rated.
This fan made opening title sequence of AMC’s new series The Walking Dead by Daniel M. Kanemoto is absolutely brilliant. Kanemoto is a writer/director whose 1999 debut, A Letter From The Western Front, won the Gold Medal for Best Animated Short at the Student Academy Awards. For the past decade, Dan’s diverse body of work (from [...]
Synopsis: Filmed over nearly three years, WASTE LAND follows renowned artist Vik Muniz as he journeys from his home base in Brooklyn to his native Brazil and the world’s largest garbage dump, Jardim Gramacho, located on the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro. There he photographs an eclectic band of “catadores”—self-designated pickers of recyclable materials. Muniz’s initial [...]