Monday, January 31, 2011

no that's not distracting not at all


A post from Art Babel may be viewed here.

you don't bring me flowers


A short description is here.

Friday, January 28, 2011

Thursday, January 27, 2011

florida keys


An article may be viewed here.

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

divided flock


An article may be viewed here.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

gay zombie porn, no?


An article may be viewed here.

red ribbon deal


An article may be found here.

blood of the world


An article may be viewed here.

Monday, January 24, 2011

where in the world is Prageeth Eknaligoda


January 24 is the first anniversary of the disappearance of this Sri Lankan cartoonist, formerly critical of the government. An article with a slideshow may be viewed here.

Saturday, January 22, 2011

shoeless (from the archives)


An article may be viewed here.

Friday, January 21, 2011

hold your horses


MF Husain's work removed on day of the India Art Summit; an article may be viewed here.

Thursday, January 20, 2011

family matters


An article may be viewed here.

flash point


Thomas Hawk is being sued by the World Exotic Art Museum for posting photos to Flickr; an article here. The image is of an erotic devil jug by Randy Tobias.

The defendant's photoblog, may be viewed here; the Plaintiff's website is here. Flickr's IP policy may be viewed here. In 2008, Thomas Hawk wrote a blog post called 'Top 1o Tips for Getting Attention on Flickr; All Fresh and New for 2008, which may be viewed here.

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

oh keep your shirt on


The police were called to the gallery but decided (emphasis supplied) not to ask for the 7 foot tall painting to be removed. It was displayed outside the gallery; an article may be viewed here.

nasty


Thomas Nast's anti-Irish cartoons are on exhibit; an article may be viewed here. The image is discussed here.

Monday, January 17, 2011

free women of color


An article may be viewed here.

lotus flowers


An article may be viewed here.

Sunday, January 16, 2011

xx


An article may be viewed here.

Saturday, January 15, 2011

brains


An article may be viewed here.

Friday, January 14, 2011

Thursday, January 13, 2011

euro solar foxes


An article featuring the trophy may be viewed here.

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

blood libel


An article from a European source may be viewed here. A definition may be viewed here.

the apprentice



An article may be viewed here.

haggling


An article may be viewed here.

in the family way


An article may be viewed here.

settle meant


A settlement has been reached in the Shepard Fairey/AP case; an article may be viewed here.

extreme makeover


An article may be viewed here.

mondrian st. laurent


An article may be viewed here.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

glock lock reload: seconds count


Occasionally, there is a second amendment issue featured on this blog; an article may be viewed here. The Congresswoman claimed to have owned a Glock 9mm as well, and presumably for self defense purposes, as reported here. Six dead, 14 wounded.


Monday, January 10, 2011

heaven help us



"For Heaven's Sake (2008) is a life-size human baby skull cast in platinum and covered in 8,128 pavé-set perfect diamonds: 7,105 natural fancy pink diamonds and, on the fontanel, 1,023 white diamonds. This spectacular memento mori was cast from an original skull that formed part of a 19th-century pathology collection that Hirst acquired some years ago." An article may be viewed here.

Sunday, January 9, 2011

descarifying


An article may be viewed here.

Saturday, January 8, 2011

knowles it all


The singer accused of stealing this legging design; an article may be viewed here.

les petits


French Vogue published photos of young children in haute fashions; an article may be viewed here.

cheeky performance


This loyalist paramilitary's affirmative defense of "performance art' was rejected by a court; an article may be viewed here.

munchie


This Munch work sold at Bonham's; an article may be viewed here. Yes that is an embryo.

Friday, January 7, 2011

feed your flock


The article and the ad may be viewed here. Doffing the ArtSmith.

Thursday, January 6, 2011

yurts


Yurts have become a planning issue in France; and article may be viewed here.

Wednesday, January 5, 2011

moca dc


An article may be viewed here.

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

hello again kitty


An article may be viewed here.

Sunday, January 2, 2011

can't wait


February 2011 will mark the end of the year of the Tiger and herald in the year of the Rabbit, according to the Chinese zodiac. Time to take a breath, calm your nerves. This image is Leo the sea lion writing the word "rabbit" in Chinese characters at an aquarium in Yokohama, Japan; an article here.

Saturday, January 1, 2011

mac men

I just liked this image, by someone called eatmyshorts; here. An interview of Michael leBron, the Adman as Artist, may be viewed here.

The leBron court case is here.

medium rare


An article may be viewed here.