RAINBOW BODY: A miscellany with the curator…

Full Disclosure: I went to an art gallery one day, one thing led to another and here we are. I don’t know much about art, but I like words. When collected in a contained space, regardless of intended cohesion, sometimes these words take on a life of their own. Regardless of proper punctuation or standardized…

Scene Canvassing: Olka Osadzińska

Superlative scenes of contemporary brand culture artistry courtesy of Poland’s Pop Illustrator-in-Residence #warsawhol – welcome Olka Osadzińska https://twitter.com/ArtNouveaumag/status/453643618394206208 A young artist from Poland, Olka has worked on various national and international art projects. Her artistic experience spans across clothing, fashion and lifestyle as well as online through a collaboration with the influential magazines and websites…

Scene Canvassing: Oli Holmes’ “… Downtime,” “Paper Graffiti”

Oli Holmes is an artist by medium of craft installation and illustration, global citizen by way of Sydney #auslandwizardry and sheer creative by destined decree. Behind the monkier of Electric Puppet, Holmes crafts miniature masterpieces, subtle second glances, and pop portraitures with a fresh perspective. I love that with Oli’s work, the world is his…

Polaroid Grey Label: “… because I see myself living in GL20”

Last year at CES, Polaroid unveiled Lady Gaga as their new creative director – which was all well and good, until the collective question became: “Alright, outside of having a business card – and a Papa Germanotta-approved ‘real job’ – what does she actually do?” This year at CES, Polaroid unveiled the answer… in a…

The Quarter: Title Mag

The kid’s alright … Title Magazine Editor-in-Chief Catherine Bui stopped by the Motel to let us in on her latest work: The Quarter is a fourth of a dollar and the Fourth Estate went from promoting public opinion to profiting the private sector – but a quarter is still a fourth and it’s always a…