ART SUCKZ: DAMIEN HIRST MAKES MILLIONS AMIDST THE GLOBAL FALLING ECONOMY & THE STARVING POOR

16 09 2008

The press are surprised he’s made so much money, why?? The mega rich have not curbed their ways-they aren’ as affected as ANY of us in this. When I say rich-I’m talking ‘I’m worth £500 million plus’, even a little less.

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STREET ART IS DEAD! LONG LIVE STREET ART!!

15 05 2008

BANKSY

“It’s a cycle that has become all too familiar. Anything subversive, anything meant to disrupt the status quo and challenge traditional models of thought and behavior is eventually adopted into the mainstream it is swimming against. Once caught in the currents of convention, it becomes powerless. Just another commodity to be traded in the system.”
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How the mighty highty have fallen: Pete Doherty

25 04 2008

Wasn’t it just about a year ago that we-the UK were all obsessed with everything Pete Doherty and Kate Mosside? Well, the opening of Pete’s art show opened to little funfair and even smaller comments by the usually ruthless Daily Mail readers. Oh Pete, you are a prat ain’t cha kiddo?

Pete\'s work of his replationship with Kate Moss
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Walt Disney eat your heart out! Takashi Murakami wants your crown!!

16 04 2008

Vendor from SLATE magazine

‘The bags they were selling were real: authentic Louis Vuitton merchandise with prices to match. The vendors, played by actors hired for the occasion, were faux. Vuitton orchestrated this brilliant bit of marketing jujitsu in collaboration with the museum, touting the event in a press release as “an unprecedented and daring way to bring attention to the problem of counterfeiting.”
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Leonardo Da Vinci’s mother was actually, gulp, an Arabic slave, yo!?

14 04 2008
    THE Mona Lisa

The art world reports on the story they initially found “seemingly far-fetched”; with little fanfare and shock at the concept that someone who isn’t white was/can actually be a genius.
Grrrr. Hmph. Ahhh
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Beautiful dreamy work…..sigh…

5 04 2008

I swore I wouldn’t write any more posts on Art and the like but I love me some Ryan McGinley. His work is just b-eau-tiful...
WOW
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