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Paper Puppetry is OK

By • Sep 14th, 2007 • Category: Art, Music

A really great lo-fi video done for Shitdisco’s song OK. Directed by Price James.
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Illustration Friday – Red

By • Jan 30th, 2007 • Category: Art, Design Geeky

Not enough time for fancypants composition on this one, but here’s this week’s scribbling for Illustration Friday. See it bigger over here.
(Because I’m kind …



Typography Tuesday is Born

By • Oct 24th, 2006 • Category: Art, Design Geeky, Typography

I was reading up on the background of a typeface I’ve had a lot of interest in lately—Brothers (Emigre)—when I was reminded of what …



Lookit All The Pretty Horsies

By • Oct 19th, 2006 • Category: Art, Portland, Random Oddities

A Pony in the Pearl and a Rocco nose.
Since arriving in Portland in June, I’d wondered if the rings I saw embedded …



Better Than Cock Rock. CrotchRock.

By • Jul 15th, 2006 • Category: Art, Design Geeky

Cranbrook Academy of Art (Doug Johnston)
CrotchRock is a piece built for a chair show at Cranbrook Academy.
From the description written for the show:
“CrotchRock” has its …



Striping With Kafka (not *that* Kafka)

By • Apr 6th, 2006 • Category: Art, DIY

The Kafka pinstriping system from Eastwood (not *that* Eastwood) looks cool as hell. Probably the next best thing to living next door to Von Dutch …



Burning Man 2006 Installation is a Go!

By • Mar 19th, 2006 • Category: Art, Burning Man

Sunflower Robots

Stefano’s Sunflower Robots received grant approval and should begin taking shape. This is really exciting. Stefano was/is part of our BRBC 99.1 …



The Art*o*mat Makes Almost Anyone an Instant Art Collector

By • Nov 4th, 2005 • Category: Art

I was having a conversation today with a friend about vending machines and the Art*o*mat popped into my head. I hadn’t thought about them in …



Life Size Mousetrap Game Crushes 1000 lb. Pumpkin

By • Nov 1st, 2005 • Category: Art, Random Oddities

Mark Perez and crew set up the Life Size Mousetrap in San Francisco for a run of three nights of shows October 28-30. The finale …