Sparkly Punk Buddhas by Metis Atash

Meet artist Metis Atash and her fabulous sparkly Punk Buddhas. The German artist’s buddha sculptures are outfitted with spikey mohawks and painstakingly clad with Swarovski crystals to emulate fashions inspired by the work of well-known artists and fashion designers. Read more

Thanksgiving Seconds: How Artists Would Plate Turkey Dinners

Back in 2014 I shared artist Hannah Rothstein’s Thanksgiving Meals on plates as envisioned by well-known artists with my readers. Now, she’s back with Thanksgiving Seconds and they’re even more appetizing. Read more

The Art Guide To Dismaland – Banksy’s Bemusement Park (58 photos)

The Art Guide to Dismaland

By now you’ve heard about artist Banksy’s dark and twisted alternative to the Magic Kingdom. Dismaland is a five week long festival of art, amusements and entry-level anarchism. With imagery and language not suited for younger children, the post-apocalyptic looking Bemusement Park features outdoor art installations and three large indoor galleries of contemporary art by 50 artists from 17 countries. Read more

Damien Hirst Keeps Striking A Chord For Charity With His Custom Guitars.

damien hirst custom guitars for charity

Artist Damien Hirst is known for many different things. The contemporary artist, who is often referred to as the richest artist in Britain, painted the floor for London’s opening Olympics ceremony, created the world’s most expensive diamond encrusted platinum skull, and has made us see ordinary things such as dots, butterflies and a little differently. Read more

Art Assault. 23 Artists Transform Decommissioned AK-47 Rifles In The Name Of Peace. ALL The Pieces From The AKA Peace Exhibition.

AKA peace Exhibition

The most celebrated names in Contemporary Art united for Peace One Day, to react against the horror of violence globally, with ‘AKA Peace’. Read more

If You Think Damien Hirst’s Work Is Trash, You’re Right. The New Damien Hirst Limited Edition Dotted Vipp Bin.

Damien Hirst Vipp Bin

The internationally renowned artist Damien Hirst has created a limited edition of the Vipp bin exclusively for Astrup Fearnley Museet. Read more

An Up-Close Look At Damien Hirst’s Spin Flag For The Olympic Closing Ceremonies.

damien hirst spin flag at Olympic Opening Ceremonies

Artist Damien Hirst’s giant interpretation of the union jack flag filled the entire floor of the Olympic Stadium as part of the magnificent celebration of the arts in Britain. Read more

Hungry For Art? Sandwiches As An Homage To Modern Artists.

Sandwiches As An Homage To Modern Artists
above: The Piet Mondrian Sandwich by Brittany Powell

Brittany Powell’s project, Sandwich Art, turns the classic sammy into interpretations of pieces by famous modern and contemporary artists. From Marcel Duchamp to Damian Hirst, cheese, lettuce and condiments are the medium and the bread is the canvas. Read more