This is our first Blog Alert, but you can bet we're starting it off with a good one. The Brazilian blog, From Brazil, With Love, features collages by all types of artists. The idea: artists collage fashion advertisements to create newly remixed works of art. I love their mission statement. Hear,...

This is a really quick second post, in honor of Earth Day! Mark Langan shows that some recycled art can actually be pretty darn neat. His personal statement, a testament to texture, sums it all up:  "My personal interpretation to the term 'Corrugated Art' is the celebration of the unique properties...

What happens when you mix two familiar faces together? The result can be scary, we've learned, from those image-generating programs that mash two adults together to create warped, inbred-looking potential children. But somehow illustrator Jesse Lenz has mixed Andy Warhol's iconic image of Marilyn Monroe with creatures like Frankenstein and...

Creating street art installations is one thing, but Brusse is turning a lot of his art installations inwards -- into kitchens, bedrooms, and living rooms. With a series called Love Injections, Brusse takes carefully-planned messages of love and sprinkles them into everyday domestic settings, personalizing street art and showing his...

What better way to celebrate Earth Day (April 22nd) than by acknowledging our place within the cosmos as a whole? Well, okay, there might be better ways, such as getting out there and actually doing something (see the official Earth Day website for some ideas or get governmental by taking...

As if Portland didn't already have a big enough reputation for being a beard-friendly city, The Tribute Gallery has a new show, titled Keep Portland Beard, opening tonight. But don't worry: the opening itself isn't until April 24th! If you're not sure whether you want to turn out for the...

Joe Van Wetering's art is of a rare breed where his art actually looks better on t-shirts. Something in the way his lines spread their feathers over the contours of the human body really just works. Click on the images to buy the shirts! And, for good measure, here's one of...