| May 18, 2010
| 6:16 PM
You may not have heard the names " Banksy" and "Poster Boy," but if you live in the Lower East Side or Dumbo chances are you've seen their work.
They are graffiti artists who are at war with one another. Just look at some of their works in the photos....
| Jan 16, 2011
January has always been slump month when it comes to new pop music. Musicians tend to turn bearlike around this time, hibernating until conditions seem friendlier. Yet the resourceful pop lover will be anything but bored right now, with so much to reap...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 6:46 AM
"The King's Speech" dominated the Oscar nominations on Tuesday morning, earning 12 nods including best picture and best lead actor for Colin Firth as King George VI, who battles to eradicate his stammer before he unexpectedly takes the throne.
| Jan 26, 2011
In writer-director Christopher Nolan's sci-fi thriller "Inception," Leonardo DiCaprio portrays a dream-time cat burglar who smuggles ideas in and out of people's minds. But on Tuesday, many Oscar prognosticators felt that "Inception" itself had gotten...
| Feb 20, 2011
| 1:31 AM
LOS ANGELES - The question that's kept Oscar observers guessing since nominations were announced last month - Will Banksy show up? - remains unanswered. But the motion picture academy says the bad-boy British street artist is more than welcome to attend....
| Feb 24, 2011
| 2:26 PM
A vinyl-sticker depiction of President Obama has appeared on a wall in Montrose in the style as the world-renowned, yet secretive, graffiti street artist Banksy.
The vinyl-sticker — on a concrete wall on Ocean View Boulevard near Foothill...
| Feb 28, 2011
| 8:41 AM
OCEANSIDE, Calif. -- Whether it's the work of the world's most famous and mysterious graffiti artist or not, the giant rat on the side of an Oceanside restaurant is drawing lots of attention.
Banksy is an anonymous, faceless, British graffiti artist...
| Feb 27, 2011
| 2:39 PM
“The King’s Speech” was crowned best picture Sunday at an Academy Awards ceremony as precise as a state coronation, the monarchy drama leading as expected with four Oscars and predictable favorites claiming acting honors.
| Jun 26, 2011
I Heart Design
Remarkable Graphic Design Selected by Designers, Illustrators, and Critics
Edited by Steven Heller
Rockport: 216 pp., $45
What makes a particular design — the familiar Coca-Cola bottle, say, or the vivid yellow Kodak film box ...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 8:04 AM
It's not every day you hear a guitarist open up about the relative merits and flaws of modern vs. postmodern painting. But that's Shawn Persinger for you. One half of the acoustic duo Prester John, Persinger is a dazzling guitarist who has made a career...
| Apr 29, 2011
In Field of Dreams, Kevin Costner hears a voice that says “If you build it, they will come.”
He then ruins his cornfield crops to build a baseball field. This doesn’t make his wife happy, or the bank. They were on the verge of taking...