TRASHed at Coachella 2012. Over 30 of the Artist Decorated Recycling Trash Bins.


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above: Kozyndan’s Decorated Trash Bin for Coachella

Global Inheritance invited 100+ artists to decorate recycling bins for their for The Coachella Music & Arts Festival 2012. The entire collection was exhibited at the Lab Art Gallery in Los Angeles prior to being rolled out at the festival. After the festivals, these redesigned recycling bins will be donated to schools in Southern California. (more…)

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A Brush With Talent: The Charity Artist Brush Auction


above: many of the brushes have illustrated images by the artists who used them

The Rotofugi gallery, a designer toy store and gallery located in Chicago, Illinois, had this wonderful idea of auctioning off the actual used (and signed) art brushes of some of today’s hippest lowbrow surrealist, and underground artists and illustrators on ebay to benefit Gigi’s Playhouse. (more…)

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100 Kickin’ Kokeshi Dolls By Various Artists.

100 Kokeshi Dolls by Various Artists

The Japanese American National Museum in conjunction with the Los Angeles Toy, Doll And Amusements Museum is presently having a showing of artist decorated and designed Kokeshi Dolls. Curated by Christina Conway, the pieces in the show are for sale as well as being on exhibit and are so beautiful, I wanted to show you ALL of them. It’s a looong post, so get your coffee, your Red Bull or your Goji berry drink and start scrolling. (more…)

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Bunny Bonanza: In Art. In Books. In Movies. As Brands. And Just Big. (Over 80 pics!)

Bunnies in art
Dieter Roth, Shit Hare, 1975

Happy Easter, Happy Bunny Day, Happy Christ Resurrection, Jesus Zombie Day and all that. In honor of the holiday, I’m going to share with you a bunch o’ bunnies. Bunnies in art, in literature, in movies, as brands and some of the biggest bunnies in the world. I had to really cull down this post or by the time you finished reading it, it’d be Christmas. (more…)

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