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Chatty Feet Launches Paper Artist Sculptures

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Chatty Feet, purveyors of fun socks for men, women and children, have just launched Chatty Feet Paper Artist Sculptures. A series of fold-them-yourself paper characters in the likenesses of 6 world-known artists that when assembled become 3D models you can display. (more…)

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Pierre et Gilles: Factory of Idols At The Philharmonie de Paris

Pierre et Gilles: Factory of Idols At The Philharmonie de Paris
Les deux marins - autoportrait, 1993 © Pierre et Gilles

Designed as a musical and visual installation, and curated by Milan Garcin, this exposition at Paris’ Musee de la Musique explores the universe of Pierre & Gilles through an assembly of more than a hundred of their photo-paintings of celebrities and icons, complete with a an online playlist, a host of objects and video documents. (more…)

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Vintage Items Made Irreverent With Typography

Canadian artist Marie-Claude Marquis (aka MC Marquis) as adds irreverence to vintage china tableware and embroidered tapestries and they are a hoot. She finds old needlepoint and dinnerware upon which she prints intricate typography referencing explicit swear words, Québécois slang, and hilarious pop references. (more…)

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All The Artist Designed Thanksgiving Day Parade Balloons To Date

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The Blue Sky Gallery is a special balloon portion of the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, which invites contemporary artists to transform their original creations into novelty balloons. (more…)

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New Star Wars X Barbie Collaboration: These ARE The Dolls You’ve Been Looking For.

Star Wars X Barbie Dolls

For the first time Mattel’s most famous blonde is channeling the iconic characters from Star Wars- only with a high fashion edge. Sculpted and styled as a sultry Darth Vader, an elegant Princess Leia and a fashionable R2D2 droid, Barbie and Star Wars collectors alike will covet the New Star Wars X Barbie Collaboration. The available-to-preorder-now dolls retail for $100 USD each and will be released in November of this year. (more…)

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Awesome Welcome Mats For Pop Culture Fans

Why greet your guests with a predictable and boring “welcome” when there are so many fun ways to encourage – or discourage – their visit. A slew of new Officially Licensed Coir Door Mats for pop culture fans have recently hit the market. Running the gamut from classic TV shows like Friends and The Simpsons to the latest trends from Netflix and Marvel, we’ve got them all for you in our curated Amazon store. (more…)

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