Got an Extra $2.3M? Buy the House from Ferris Bueller

Got an Extra $2.3M? Buy the House from Ferris Bueller

The suburban Chicago home (Highland Park) made famous in 1986 movie “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off” is up for sale for $2.3 million. At 5,300-square-feet the house was the fictional home of Ferris Bueller’s friend, Cameron Frye. In the movie, Frye...
Call for artists: re-envision the for rent sign

Call for artists: re-envision the for rent sign

via Christopher Albert: Artists are invited to re-envision the FOR RENT sign as one part of a series of installations and collaborations created by Christopher Albert as part of the annual 10x10x10 exhibit in Ellenville, NY. Every year, 10x10x10 invites 10 artists...

LEGO Pirate Theater

I have always loved tiny toy people in their miniature plastic worlds. I was addicted to such stuff as a kid, and can’t seem to stop myself from buying it for my own offspring, but this–this is beyond mere child’s play. This transcends play into...
The Obamas have an eye for art.

The Obamas have an eye for art.

The Wall Street Journal reports on the new works of art the Obamas are adding to the White House walls, their political implications, and the potential market effects for the artists they’ve selected (particular the lesser-known ones). From the article: The...
Friday’s Links Roundup

Friday’s Links Roundup

Has anyone gone to see the new Star Trek movie? Nichelle Nichols was a totally better Uhura than Zoe Saldana. She just looks so bad ass in that pic. Here are some of the stories from this past week. Have a great three day weekend! Stolen Moore Now Scrap Metal, Police...