Vera Wang’s new ad agency is so very lost

I am not a music purist or an art hardliner by any stretch of the imagination. I am daily amazed at the fact that the art world thinks advertising is a four letter word and that any ounce of success is met with buckets of scorn. I do have to say though that in all the...
Tracy Emin Supposed Plagiarizer Opens Library

Tracy Emin Supposed Plagiarizer Opens Library

Tracy Emin has been in the news twice this past week. Emin is currently one of six artists being considered for a £300,000 ($436,717.30) commission for the fourth plinth in Trafalgar Square. According to London.gov, “The Fourth Plinth is in the north-west of...
Murakami Steals Awesome Graffiti

Murakami Steals Awesome Graffiti

For two days in December, Los Angeles residents were blessed with some of the best public art I’ve seen in quite a while. A billboard for Takahasi Murakami’s retrospective was bombed by legendary writers AUGER/REVOK. LA weekly is now reporting that the...

Teaching Orange County

Roland Young is an often lauded and very well respected member of the design faculty of Pasadena’s Art Center College of Art and Design. A few years ago a “You Tube” video made its way around to the younger faculty at the art schools across America....