The Birdhouse is a place for residents in Knoxville, TN to share ideas, work on creative projects and gain experience in a variety of skills. This seems similar to a co-working space, but more open and free.
In her recent work, Bees, Sarah Hatton arranges a dizzying array of dead honeybees into various optical illusions. The reason behind the works is to comment on the link between pesticides and the declining population of honeybees.
Geoffrey Stein is a New York City artist painting figurative work that explores the tension between abstraction and realism.
Here are a couple of songs from, new to me, The Tallest Man on Earth.
I guess I am on a toy kick. Maybe it is all of the superhero movies that are out this summer. Anyway, these superhero logos are created by Alex Litovka.
Jason Freeny is an “artist, illustrator, crazy person,” his quote not mine. But, he is also an illustrator that also happens to be an amazing sculptor. Freeny’s dissected toys are 1 part cool mixed with 1 part creepy to make a really awesome body of work.
Visitor created the video below to promote their up and coming new album, Coming Home, releasing on September 10. And, Visitor recently released the first full song, RNB, on Sound Cloud.
Just an awesome music video by Canada for Justice’s song New Lands.
I am absolutely loving the paintings of Conor Harrington. Living somewhere between street art and more “traditional” painting, Harrington’s artwork combines character and controlled styles from the 17th-18th centuries with vibrant color and free-flowing movement found in the street art of today.
Martin Heuwold aka MEGX, has a knack for transforming uninteresting or abandoned urban structures into something spectacular. First up are some installations where MEGX transforms vacant storefronts into an expression on the opposite nature of vacant (dead) and occupied (living) storefronts.