Most of us have probably been to craft fairs. They're usually the same ol same ol rehashing of vendor after vendor setting up on fold out table after fold out table. Raised in Craftivity, curated by Maria Buszek, features crafty art that is less practical...

Industrial artist Reis Niemi makes some interesting art. He welds his own guns, makes embroidered underpants, and creates images of wigs serving as hair for cellphones. It seems only natural that he would purchase handkerchiefs from a 100 year old man's garage sale and attempt...

Opening January 31st at the MarinMOCA (which is not in Marin, but in Novato, California -- go figure) is a photography group show entitled Depth of Perception. The show features dozens of artists, including Sebastian Davila, Dan Van Winkle, and Andrea Land. The artist I would...

Jeff Koons is a man with a plan. Twenty days ago, a modern art exhibit at Versailles ended, and on display there was a giant glass balloon animal, as shown above. We'll come back to more about Jeff Koons later on, but for now, people...

Camilla Diedrich is a Swedish designer who does all sorts of installation and textiles works, including some pieces for IKEA (what any good Swede should do)! Wallpapers, in their current common incarnations, haven't quite lived up to their previous glories during the Renaissance and Victorian...

  What would animals do if our positions were reversed? Some might adore us, but others might do what strong>Ericailcane has portrayed in these drawings, which fall somewhere between visions of doom and illustrations belonging in children's fairytale books. Now until January 28th at the Carmichael Gallery...

Based in Berlin, we first found out about Melissa Murillo on MySpace. Her drawings make it quite obvious that Murillo is an absolute stickler for details, and that lack of color doesn't take anything away from her images. The drawing above is a world in...

Tomorrow is Inauguration Day, and Obama artists are continuing their support through visual means. Above is artist Tatyana Fazlalizadeh's tastefully done rendition of Obama, which will be showcased in Washington DC for the ManifestHope:DC art exhibition. It is entitled "Colors of One." See the flyer below for...

The Franconia Sculpture Park, located 45 miles northeast of Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota, is looking for sculpture submissions for 2009!...

By now, it's hard to create completely original art that hasn't been seen by just about everyone and their mom's, but Yulia Brodskaya manages to. Brodskaya, a Russian-born artist who currently lives in London, does all sorts of art, from illustration to graphic design. But...