Fat Wreck Chords founder and NOFX bassist, Fat Mike Burkett is now officially in the business of combining punk rock with beers in the name of a newly formed festival called Punk in Drublic. Set for six cities this year, the festival is a combination of the every-growing craft beer festival circuit meets rock and roll and makes for the perfect opportunity for nostalgia over cold ones. While the Bay Area date in Concord was postponed Saturday due to concerns about the air quality from the fire disasters in Northern California, we had a chance to get out to the Sacramento show and had a blast.
Past cover artist Aryz (January 2013 to be exact) recently spent some time in Naestved, Denmark, working on a new mural titled Menyspreu / Menosprecio (Disparagement). Battling unfortunate weather conditions, the Catalan artist successfully wrapped up yet another exceptional public artwork, once again reinventing and challenging his style and aesthetics.
Danish photographer, Peter Funch, placed these rigid confines upon his 9 year photographic project, 42nd and Vanderbilt. Narrowing the infinite opportunities NYC has to offer an artist, Funch brings to the surface the minutiae contained within a fragment of our daily routine, the short walk from Point A to Point B, reminding us that the practice of photography in general, and street photography specifically, has only scratched the surface of possibility.
American artist James Stanford’s visually stunning and intricately constructed modern mandala series, Indra’s Jewels, will be premiered during Asian Art in London 2017.
Filmmaker and composer John Carpenter has soundtracked countless deaths for slash-happy films like Halloween (1978), Escape From New York (1981) and Big Trouble In Little China (1986). As the musical genius behind 30 films, stretching over four decades, he has manufactured a sound that’s synonymous with horror
Baton Rouge Gallery is now accepting submissions for Surreal Salon 10, the juried exhibition celebrates the growing quality and popularity of the pop-surrealist/lowbrow movement in contemporary art.
Last weekend, The Garage contemporary art space in Amsterdam hosted their second solo exhibition with Ludovic Vernhet, aka Ludo. For his comeback show after 6 years away from Amsterdam, the Paris-based artist turned the gallery space in the historic part of Amsterdam into a pop-up tattoo parlour.
Guy Bourdin was a groundbreaking image-maker and undoubtedly one of the most influential fashion photographers of the twentieth century.
A wrinkly orange humanoid rises from a laboratory table. A man is executed in a coin-operated electric chair. A sea serpent is unearthed on a California beach. And there are 13 Studebakers in the front yard. Welcome to the curious world of Clayton Bailey, Certified Nut Artist.