Tag Archives: artists

  • Daniel Johnston’s First Public Mural in 20 Years Unveiled (Photos)

    Daniel Johnston’s First Public Mural in 20 Years Unveiled (Photos)

    Even if you don’t know the name “Daniel Johnston,” you’re probably familiar with the Austin, TX artist‘s work, if for no other reason than Kurt Cobain famously wearing a t-shirt bearing his famous Hi, How Are You cover art, which also happens to be a prominent mural near the UT Austin campus. Now, Johnston has […]

  • “Uncle Snoop’s Artists”: Snoop Dogg Releases Instagram Apparel Collection (Photos)

    “Uncle Snoop’s Artists”: Snoop Dogg Releases Instagram Apparel Collection (Photos)

    The latest project from Snoop Dogg represents Snoop’s wish to help out and give exposure to his favorite undiscovered artists on Instagram. It’s called “Uncle Snoop’s Artists,” and it’s a collection of apparel designed exclusively by artists on Instagram that Snoop likes. The “Uncle Snoop’s Artists” collection includes cases and sleeves for smartphones and notebooks, […]

  • Humza Deas Selling Prints of Instagram Rooftop Shots (Photos)

    Humza Deas Selling Prints of Instagram Rooftop Shots (Photos)

    The stereotype about Instagram and other similar services favored by people who have never actually used them is that it’s just a bunch of 17-year-olds taking pictures of their lunches. Instagram user Humza Deas has found an impressive level of success on Instagram, and even though he is only 17 years old, he’s putting a […]

  • Six Mile Pencil Measures Your Drawing In Miles (Photos)

    Six Mile Pencil Measures Your Drawing In Miles (Photos)

    When you become prolific in any creative field, it becomes natural to be obsessed by questions of quantity. A writer might wonder how many words he’s written in a year, or a painter might think in terms of gallons of paint or number of brushstrokes. For an artist who works in pencil, one way to […]

  • Artist VSE OK Shows Action Figures in the Real World (Pics)

    Artist VSE OK Shows Action Figures in the Real World (Pics)

      Russian photographer VSE OK has one very specific specialty: Photographing action figures in various (and sometimes disturbing) real world situations. The pictures are dark, funny, and probably aren’t going to win VSE OK any fans among these characters’ corporate overlords any time soon. One of the cool things about VSE OK’s work is that […]