Erykah Badu & Janelle Monae shake up art world

Erykah Badu & Janelle Monae shake up art world

May 3rd, 2013 | Fashion, Music, Satire

Unless you have been living under a rock for the last few years, you will probably agree that Electric Lady Janelle Monae is the coolest sort of superdupermegastar we got right now and her latest video (featuring Erykah Badu, the other superdupermegastar all the boys… Read More

Speed Drawing Masterclass – How to draw really good

Speed Drawing Masterclass – How to draw really good

March 29th, 2013 | Education, Kids, Satire, Videos

It’s a long weekend for a lot of folks and you might find yourself bored on the sofa, thinking that you should maybe learn how to draw better if you ever want to be recognized as an artist. Oliver (age:24) has just the right tutorials… Read More

MoMA Curator Paola Antonelli on “The Colbert Report”

MoMA Curator Paola Antonelli on “The Colbert Report”

March 6th, 2013 | Applied Art, Design, Satire, USA, Videos

Do we need any more proof that Stephen Colbert does the best and most truthy TV program on visual art right now? Watch MoMA’s Architecture and Design senior curator talk about interfaces, a vase made by bees, and an earthquake-proof school desk. Antonelli’s new exhibition… Read More

Arty Bollocks Generator

Arty Bollocks Generator

February 21st, 2013 | Media, Satire

We bet you hate having to write your own artist statement. All those hours of trying to describe a piece of art and putting an emotional response into words. And then you end up with some unreadable hogwash about intercontextualisation or something like that. Well,… Read More

The Portlandia Art Project

The Portlandia Art Project

February 20th, 2013 | Satire, TV, Videos

Yes, the dream of the 90s is still alive in Portland and “Portlandia”, that wonderful little award-winning TV series from Independent Film Channel (IFC), is stil a lot of fun. Following the viral hit “Just put a bird on it”, the creatives have come up… Read More

W.A.G.E. ridicules Documenta for Not Paying Artists

W.A.G.E. ridicules Documenta for Not Paying Artists

February 12th, 2013 | Business, Satire, Videos

“If you were an artist, you didn’t get any money, no, because you were already invited to the exhibition and you got to produce your work, so we didn’t pay the artists.” (Caroline Christov-Bakargiev ) Art activists W.A.G.E. took this arrogant off-the-cuff admission made by… Read More

Matthew Frost – Fashion Film

Matthew Frost – Fashion Film

February 8th, 2013 | Commercials, Design, Fashion, Satire, Videos

Somesuch & Co. from London produced a satirical clip for fashion label Viva Vena which makes fun of every cliche ever seen in fashion videos. Follow Lizzy Caplan (previously of Mean Girls and New Girl) as the actress delivering a hevily breathing monologue about the… Read More

How to be art – Pranksters fool gallery visitors

How to be art – Pranksters fool gallery visitors

February 1st, 2013 | Galleries, Performances, Satire

A duo callled Doug and Mikael fooled the visitors of London’s Tate Modern and Saatchi Gallery by pretending to be art pieces themselves. With pingpong balls in their mouths, they were standing still against the wall or just laying on the floor. Of course some… Read More

Africa For Norway – Official Charity Christmas Video

Africa For Norway – Official Charity Christmas Video

November 20th, 2012 | Africa, Norway, Politics, Satire, Videos

Imagine if every person in Africa saw the Africa for Norway video and this was the only information they ever got about Norway. What would they think about Norway? If we say Africa, what do you think about? Hunger, poverty, crime or AIDS? No wonder,… Read More

Real Artists – The Web Series

Real Artists – The Web Series

September 18th, 2012 | Animation, Satire, Videos

This first episode of Real Artists finds a number of characters engaged in their daily routine in New York City. Presented as a collection of vignettes, the episode connects the characters and discussions in a digressive unpredictable way. Created by: Tim Bierbaum Photographed & Animated… Read More