The trash you leave on the side of the road could be the next great piece of art. Of course, Spanish street-artist Francisco de Pájaro would have to get to it before the garbage men. For his humorous series Art is Tra$h, de Pájaro works on site with full trash bags, discarded boxes, furniture and… Continue reading This Artist Turns Trash Into Art By Creating Funny Monsters
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What if You Could Actually Touch Things at the Museum?
We all know museums are very cold and you’re not supposed to actually touch anything. But what if you could? Does your favorite museum have a gift shop? Depending on the artists featured, it might be a little more like a gag store and not as fortunate as you think. Imagine how infinitely long it… Continue reading What if You Could Actually Touch Things at the Museum?
Out With a Bang: Street Artists Take Over Soon-to-Be-Demolished Building for One Last Month of Art
To help a building make one last stand before its impending demolition date, a group of street artists have converted a 10-story concrete and brick tower in Paris into an art gallery open to the public. When renovations for a former low-income housing project in Paris were deemed too expensive and the building was set… Continue reading Out With a Bang: Street Artists Take Over Soon-to-Be-Demolished Building for One Last Month of Art
Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr.’s Dream Through Art
Today August 28 marks the 50 year anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech, one of the most transpiring events to take place during the civil rights movement in America. Over the years, Dr. King has become synonomous with the ideas of change, hope and justice for millions in America, especially… Continue reading Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr.’s Dream Through Art