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STICKY NOTES SAVE THE DAY

This cool post came to us via Designboom Office workers install 8-bit superhero mural using 8,024 sticky notes all images courtesy of bruck7   A group of coworkers with drab office walls wanted to spruce up the sterile space around them. Using 8,024...
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THAXTON ARTIST TO WATCH: SOEY MILK

This came to us via Juxtapoz Though she is still a student, Soey Milk’s name has been on the lips of many in the art world as the young artist’s work continues to appear in galleries and art fairs — from the recent exhibition, “Supersonic...
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Artist Sues NYPD for Falsely Arresting Him as Banksy

This came to us via Artnet A Brooklyn man is suing the NYPD after they arrested him for graffiti—street art that he claims was actually done by Banksy. Richard Pfeiffer, 33, and his fiancé were in the East Village this past July when they stopped...
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Post-Punk Rock Stars As Marvel Superheroes

This came to us via Huffington Post It's a bird! It's a plane! It's Morrissey, looking so very solemn. If you've ever experienced a life changing revelation thanks to a weepy moment with The Smiths or , you'll certainly get a kick -- and perhaps a POW!...
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Sweet Yeezus: Dr. Kanye West to Curate the Venice Biennale?

This came to us via Artnet.com Given the unstoppable conflation of entertainment, music, and art, the petition to have Kanye West appointed artistic director of the next Venice Biennale can be read either as a joke—or as a prophecy. The...
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Surreal Life: Psychic Claims Dali is Her Daddy

This came to us via Artnet.com Pilar Abel, a 58-year-old astrologist and tarot reader from Gerona, Spain, has filed a paternity suit in a Madrid court, claiming she is the daughter of the Spanish artist Salvador Dalí,El Mundo reports. Abel has also...
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Artist of the Dirty South, Well Atlanta That Is…

In 2010, the city of Atlanta was ranked as the ninth-best city for the arts by American Style Magazine. Which comes as no surprise for a city that has every type of visual art represented in its communities. Atlanta is a major center for contemporary art,...