A knitted skeleton by artist Ben Cuevas of the Wassaic Project.
Look at the teeth.
"The purity of his own stand in front of all occurrences, all solid, neat and clean by hand all around gradually trampled."
By Tomoko Konoike
Pencil, watercolor on paper 25.6 × 36.4cm 2004
Street Art of the Day: For her latest urban intervention, Polish-born, NYC-based artist / guerrilla knitter Agata Olek (AKA Crocheted Olek) yarnbombed the bejusus out of the Wall Street Bull.
Guerilla Knitter. Yarnbombing. FANTASTIC!
3 Meter Girl by Takashi Murakami to be exhibited at the Gagosian Gallery, London.
“In ABSOLUT BLANK, ABSOLUT has boldly made its iconic bottle into a blank canvas to inspire artists throughout the world to collaborate and fill it with creativity. We brought together creative collaborators from a variety of disciplines and watched the journey from pure white canvas to exceptional pieces of art. The result depicts how artists and creativity are inspired through ABSOLUT,” — Mark Hamilton, Global Marketing Director at The Absolut Company on the ABSOLUT BLANK PROJECT
In his first new work since being released from government custody, chinese art star Ai Weiwei collaborates with W on a series of arresting images—from half a world away.
“I don’t believe in dating—it’s so American. This is my advice to Americans: dating doesn’t work. I just heard that you can Google what you want and you go this special restaurant and then you can fast date 30/40 people so you don’t lose time. Again, I think this shows how we are polluted by the internet and technology. No, I go to Machu Picchu, meet an Inca god, and then we see.”
REASON NUMBER 1 WHY ART BASEL MIAMI ROCKS THIS YEAR. Also this homage.
I-Love-Lucy-episode-in-real-life of the day: Elderly woman destroys 19th-century fresco with DIY restoration.
It looks like a mouthless woolly monkey. (Great find, Ade!)
Edit: It’s now viral!