memorials and tributes to celebrities we’ve lost

How The World Searched in 2012 and A Little Analysis of Google Search Trends For The Past Five Years.

How The World Searched in 2012

A look at How The World Searched in 2012 according to Google. (more…)

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Vidal Sassoon Dies But His Cuts Live On. A Look At The Hair Master’s Muses And Styles.

Vidal Sassoon

“My idea was to cut shape into the hair, to use it like fabric and take away everything that was superfluous.” – Vidal Sassoon (more…)

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Rest In Peace Maurice Sendak

Maurice Sendak tribute

Author and illustrator Maurice Sendak, best known for his Caldecott Medal winning book, Where the Wild Things Are, has passed away. (more…)

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Ready, Aim… Frame. Bullet Casing Portraits of Lennon, Lincoln, Kennedy and Others.

Bullet Casing Portraits

Another artist who has found a way to use ammunition in his work, David S. Palmer, joins the ranks of these talented folks about whom I’ve written; Al Farrow uses bullets in his amazing reliquaries, Unearthen makes stunning jewelry of bullet casings and gems, Jason Clay Lewis has a series of engraved bullets and artist Walt Creel uses bullet holes to create his artwork. (more…)

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Remembering Eva Zeisel 1906-2012. Her Life and Her Work.

remembering eva zeisel

The world lost a legend on December 30th when Eva Zeisel died at the age of 105. In honor of her passing, I am reprinting a post I wrote on her amazing life and work in April of 2010. (more…)

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Eye Popping Pill Portraits of Celebrities Amy Winehouse, Heath Ledger & More.

jason mecier pill portraits

Get a load of Jason Mecier pill portraits of celebrities Amy Winehouse, Michael Jackson, Heath Ledger, Witney Houston, Courtney Love and Kelly Osbourne made with actual pills. While it’s true that some of these subject’s undoing was the medium itself, others, like Kelly Osbourne have successfully kicked the habit. Either way, these are interesting homages to them. (more…)

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