KENNY SCHARF’S NEW GRAFFITI COVERED LOCKHEED JETSTAR FOR THE ARIZONA BONEYARD PROJECT

April 5, 2013  |  art, Video  |  Comments Off

The Boneyard Projects :: Kenny Scharf from Jason Wawro on Vimeo.

The latest addition to curator Eric Firestone's Phoenix, Arizona-based Boneyard Project is a giant vintage Lockheed Jetstar covered in the trademark bright graffiti stylings of NYC Pop Art legend Kenny Scharf. For those not familiar with the Boneyard, it's a massive plot of desert land populated by vintage jets rescued from salvage yards and converted into "art planes" by a wide-ranging cast of art world anti-heroes including Shepard Fairey, Retna, Faile, and Richard Prince, to name a few. Read More

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YEAH YEAH YEAHS VIDEO FOR “SACRILEGE” DIRECTED BY MEGAFORCE

March 28, 2013  |  Music, Video  |  Comments Off

The Yeah Yeah Yeahs just released the official video for their ripping new single "Sacrilege," directed by Hal Needham, aka: Megaforce, and starring English actress  Lily Cole. The track will be featured on the band's upcoming fourth album, Mosquito, releasing on off their upcoming new studio album Mosquito, dropping on April 15th on Interscope Records. Read More

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NEWS///THE MAKING OF LANCE ARMSTRONG’S SHEPARD FAIREY-DESIGNED TREK MADONE

May 5, 2009  |  art, Cycle Killers, Lance Armstrong, Livestrong, News, Shepard Fairey, Video  |  Comments Off

Creating SHEPARD FAIREY's new TREK MADONE racing cycle for LANCE ARMSTRONG's run in this month's GIRO D'ITALIA was no easy task. Luckily, Trek artist SHANE SIEDSCHLAG is nice with a blade and a decal sheet...

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When pressed about Shep's new bike in Rome today, Lance told an AP reporter: "I'm a fan of his artwork. I collect his artwork. The bike that he did for this race I think is pretty stunning."

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PARIS///DALEK x MIKE GIANT AT GALERIE MAGDA DANYSZ

May 4, 2009  |  art, News, Openings, Paris, Video  |  Comments Off

Supertouch buddies DALEK and MIKE GIANT took over GALERIE MAGDA DANYSZ with their dazzling eponymous joint show that opened its doors last week...

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HYPE 2.0///SWINE FLU IS OLD NEWS

April 27, 2009  |  Hype 2.0, News, Video  |  Comments Off

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Before the media has everyone believing that the current SWINE FLU scare is likely to lead to a "28 Days Later"-style end-of-the-world zombie bloodbath, remember that way back in 1976 we went through the same hype fest as eloquently documented in these amazing PSA spots from the period.

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FILM///THE BEST MOVIE OF 2009 SO FAR?: ADAM BERG’S PHILIPS “CAROUSEL” COMMERCIAL

April 26, 2009  |  art, Film, News, Video  |  Comments Off

And you thought "Hannah Montana in 3D" was the shit: To celebrate the imminent arrival of the groundbreaking CINEMA 21:9 LCD TV, electronics company PHILIPS has launched a new website which will act as the dedicated online home of the world's first cinema proportioned television screen. Found on-line at www.philips.co.uk/cinema, the site is host to an exclusive fully interactive movie, entitled "Carousel," directed by ADAM BERG with music provided from MICHAEL FAKESCH. The 2 minute 19 second cinematic feature is filmed in one continuous tracking shot and offers an exploration into the world of movies being made for the cinema screen through the eyes of the director and the special effects and lighting experts. During playback of the movie, users have interactive touch points in which they can access additional content and feature demonstrations.

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ANIMATRIX///NEWS///JAMES JARVIS PUSHES “ONWARDS” FOR NIKE

April 26, 2009  |  Animation, art, News, Video  |  Comments Off


Onwards from AKQA on Vimeo.

Running obsessed British illustrator, artist, and toy junkie JAMES JARVIS brings his passion for "runner's high" and the moving line together in this amazing animation for NIKE. Now if only a network would grow a pair and sign him to a full-length series...

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SOUNDS///ANIMATRIX///DAVID LYNCH ANIMATES MOBY’S “SHOT IN THE BACK OF THE HEAD”

April 17, 2009  |  Animation, News, Sounds, Video  |  Comments Off


Shot In The Back Of The Head from Moby on Vimeo.

Favorite Supertouch weirdo genius DAVID LYNCH has just animated the song "Shot in the Back of the Head" from MOBY's forthcoming album "Wait for Me." Download the song for free HERE...

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SPAIN///FIRST LOOK///TAKASHI MURAKAMI AT THE GUGGENHEIM BILBAO

March 12, 2009  |  art, First Look, Japan, Murakami, News, Openings, Spain, Video  |  Comments Off

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As Japanese Pop Art master TAKASHI MURAKAMI's retrospective "© Murakami" show continues on its epic world tour, the grandiose GUGGENHEIM BILBAO museum plays host to its latest and most daunting stop to date. Settling into the swooping Frank Gehry-skinned art palace, the show—fresh off its recent stop in Frankfurt, Germany—replicates its general outlay previously established at the initial MoCA LA, and Brooklyn Museum stops, but this time the artist's epic painted and sculptural works are finally housed in a venue as aesthetically compelling as the whole of Murakami's oeuvre. HAVE A LOOK: Read More

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FILM///”TRAVELING WITH YOSHITOMO NARA” BY KOJI SAKABE

March 11, 2009  |  art, Film, Japan, Nara, News, Video  |  Comments Off

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