Tag Archives: Artist

Runaway

So, by now, knowing that all of my visitors are the coolest cats around, I will be assuming that you’ve seen Kanye West’s brilliant new musical film, Runaway, unleashed upon the world simultaneously across MTV, MTV2, Vh1, and the internet … Continue reading

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Arastic Artist: Frank Frazetta

So, I should have done this a long time ago.  Frank Frazetta.  Illustration superstar and idol unfortunately passed away early this summer in May.  He will always be remember as a great talent, and the producer of many famous images … Continue reading

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Chaz Buzan

So, my friend, David, a phenomenal dancer in his own right,just came to school for a visit today, and showed me this amazing video of a dancer performing what he thinks might be some of the best dancing he’s ever … Continue reading

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MoMA

So, for the last day of my abbreviated Spring Break, I had the opportunity to travel by Greyhound motor-coach with my sister by my side, up the east coast a little ways to the greatest city in the world…The Big … Continue reading

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Jean Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child

Jean Michel Basquiat.  You’ve heard the name before.  Hopefully.  If you haven’t, he’s, or at least he was, a super popular artist and general culture figure of the eighties.  His paintings, sold for massive amounts of money, and he rolled … Continue reading

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Artastic Artist: Parra

A few years back, I saw the art of Parra online.  I was confused.  At first glance, it all seems so simple that you can almost write it off.  But after actually looking at his work, you see that it’s … Continue reading

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Artastic Artist: Kehinde Wiley

It’s been a while since I’ve put up an Artastic Artist post, so I thought it time, once again to bring a little bit of art to the masses.  Sometimes I get a bit reluctant to put up art stuff, … Continue reading

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Artastic Artist: Stephen Wiltshire

Okay, so this might be the single most amazing Artastic Artist post I’ve made to date, or will ever be able to make.  While Stephen Wiltshire’s art is great, its really his mind that astounds me!  Stephen is autistic, and … Continue reading

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Artastic Artist: KAWS

KAWS, or KAWSONE is an artist that I’ve known about and seen the work of for a long time, but haven’t really payed attention to until just recently.  Growing up in New Jersey, he got into graffiti, and turned that … Continue reading

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Death of an Artist

This is really breaking and shocking news.  Jeanne-Claude has died!  Doesn’t mean anything to you?  Don’t worry, up until literally a few days ago, that wouldn’t have meant anything to me either.  I just learned about her and her husband … Continue reading

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