Nagi Noda dead at 35

Nagi Noda dead at 35

On Sunday September 7th Japanese artist/designer Nagi Noda passes away. She was 35. There is no word on the exact cause of her death; but people have speculated that it was related to a car accident she was in last year that had left the artist with Chronic pain and...
Buddha sells for $14.3mil, Breaks Japansese Art Record

Buddha sells for $14.3mil, Breaks Japansese Art Record

A newly discovered wooden sculpture of a Buddha that had religious objects sealed in its torso for 800 years sold for $14.3 million, setting a world record for any Japanese work of art, Christie’s auction house said. The seated figure of Dainichi Nyorai, or the...
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...
Episode 108: Marc Fischer

Episode 108: Marc Fischer

http://media.libsyn.com/media/badatsports/Bad_at_Sports_Episode_108-Marc_Fischer.mp3 download This week Anthony Elms and Duncan talk to Marc Fischer about the Public Collectors project and other things. Then Marc LeBlanc and Brian Andrews talk about how Marc is...