Category Archives: people i admire
Made this. Love him. Here’s a link to his website.
Seven Nine (!) filmmakers I am way excited about right now. Michael Medaglia: Because he is about to release his short thriller Kitty Kitty on VODO (look for it on June 10th) and because he has a script he’s shopping around right now that is OFF THE HOOK good. Maya Newell: Because this Australian filmmaker […]
I’ve always been a big fan of art collaboratives. As such, Micah Hahn recently introduced me to the work of The Date Farmers. From their site: “Artwork by The Date Farmers echoes Mexican-American heritage rooted in California pop culture. Their paintings, collages and three-dimensional sculptures contain elements influenced by graffiti, Mexican street murals, traditional revolutionary […]
Otavio and Gustavo Pandolfo are twin brothers from São Paulo in Brazil. Going by the name Os Gêmeos they’ve been painting walls since the 80’s. Some liken them (and their work) to the Rococo painters of yore. I like to think of them as Disney Imagineers on acid, and with a chip on their shoulder.
Sad news about the design world’s so-called ‘enfant terrible’ Tobias Wong, who died earlier this month at the age of 35. Wong suffered from episodes of sleepwalking, and his long-time partner thinks his apparent suicide was the result of one of what the director of the Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center terms ‘parasomnia pseudo-suicide‘ — […]