Artistic Tributes To The Notre Dame Cathedral

Much of the world woke this morning to tragic news as images of one of the world’s most iconic cathedrals engulfed in flames flashed all over news outlets and social media. The beloved Paris landmark, the centuries old Notre Dame Cathedral, is one of the most widely-recognized symbols of both the city of Paris and the French nation. Considered to be one of the finest examples of French Gothic architecture, it’s been the subject of or has inspired many works of art, literature and film. Read more

True Detective à la Hardy Boys Book Covers by Todd Spence

Book Covers by Todd Spence

Self-proclaimed Geek art illustrator and editor of, Todd Spence, created these six fabulous mash-ups of the two main characters from HBO’s True Detective  with vintage Hardy Boys Detective novels. The results are friggen’ fabulous. Read more

Milton Glaser Designs Season 7 Poster For Mad Men – a Q&A With The Designer.

Milton Glaser promo poster for Mad Men season 7

At 84 legendary graphic designer Milton Glaser is still creating and was enlisted to design the promotional ads for the upcoming season of AMC’s Mad Men. Read more

I Think I Am In Friend-Love With Yumi Sakugawa’s New Book.

I have a confession to make.
I think I am in Friend-Love with you. Read more

Simpsons Animator Liz Climo Does A Cute and Quirky 12 Days Of Christmas.

liz climo 12 days of christmas

The 12 Days of Christmas as told by comic artist and Simpsons animator Liz Climo is a charming and hilarious exchange between a bear and a bunny that will warm your heart and give you the giggles. Read more

That Dad Who Colors In His Kids’ Drawings Is A Wicked Tattoo Artist, Inventor, Philanthropist and Environmental Activist.

We could all use a dad like Fred Giovannitti. Heck, we could all use a friend like him. An inventor and philanthropist, tattoo artist and environmental engineer, Fast Company has profiled him, he has spoken at TED and now he’s become famous as a Dad for coloring in his childrens’ drawings. Read more

A 9′ Tall Tower of 50,000 Wishbones and 20 Other Examples of Wishbone Art For Thanksgiving.

more wishbone art for thanksgiving

Last year I treated my readers to a selection of Wishbone inspired art on Turkey Day. This year I have a new round-up of contemporary art, furniture and other Wishbone items I’d like to share with you in honor of Thanksgiving. Read more

ARCHICINE: Famous Movie Architecture As Modernist Illustrations.

archicine architecture in movies

Artist and illustrator Federico Babina, best known for his Archipix, a series of well-known architects and their buildings rendered as pixellated 8 bit graphics, has now turned architectural icons of cinema into ARCHICINE, a series of modernist posters. Read more