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Gary Baseman

'Mythical Creatures' Is An Animated Holocaust Film Unlike Anything You've Ever Seen

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 07.31.2014 | Arts

Los Angeles artist Gary Baseman is currently raising funds for his upcoming film project, "Mythical Creatures," based on the heartbreaking story of hi...

12 Illustrators You Should Know

Posted 10.11.2013 | Arts

Illustration nerds, it's time to get your geek on. A new book out from Taschen this December aims to pinpoint 100 of the most significant illustrators...

One of Tim Biskup's Latest Works 'Feels Like an Acid Trip'

Susan Michals | Posted 12.08.2013 | Arts
Susan Michals

Tim Biskup is kind of a 'dude.' Actually, he's more of a dude/nerd -- but that's a good thing. His quirky persona and occasionally off-kilter sense of humor is part of what makes his artwork so engaging.

The Most Delicious Ice Cream Art

Posted 06.01.2013 | Arts

On a hot summer day, there's no better treat than a tasty ice cream cone. From perfect scoops to melty messes, we've put together a list of the most d...

The Adorable, Weird and Somewhat Scary World of Gary Baseman

Edward Goldman | Posted 06.30.2013 | Arts
Edward Goldman

Los Angeles-based artist Gary Baseman has been one of the busiest and most successful commercial artists for almost three decades. His illustrations f...

Going Home With Artist Gary Baseman

Tom Teicholz | Posted 06.28.2013 | Arts
Tom Teicholz

There's an old saying that goes something like this: We spend the first half of our lives running away from home and the rest trying to get back. Consider Homer, way back in ancient Greece. The same could be said of Gary Baseman, whose career retrospective opens this weekend.

Smoking Art in Downtown LA

Edward Goldman | Posted 01.06.2013 | Arts
Edward Goldman

Paraphrasing Mark Twain, let me say that reports of the demise of the Downtown art scene have been greatly exaggerated. 2012-11-07-goldmandowntown.jpg

Gary Baseman and the Love of Toby (VIDEO)

Eric Minh Swenson | Posted 11.19.2012 | Arts
Eric Minh Swenson

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Street Art Indoors: Contemporary Wing's Off The Wall Exhibition

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 08.15.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- August is the ideal month to see some art. The tourists are away, Congress is out of session and strolling comfortably through a gallery...

Morgan Spurlock Gives Los Angeles a Taste of 'New Blood' in Gallery Show

Lisa Derrick | Posted 06.25.2012 | Arts
Lisa Derrick

Filmmaker Morgan Spurlock injects his passion for bold, brash and modern paintings into the art scene by curating "New Blood," which includes all original works from established artists and the new blood they chose to exhibit with them.

Join The (Polaroid) Revolution

Posted 02.06.2012 | Arts

The polaroid camera, master of the instant image, is both a perfect art form for our age of instant-gratification as well as a retro relic of a lost a...

The Art of Giving: This Artweek.LA (December 12-18, 2011)

Bill Bush | Posted 02.12.2012 | Arts
Bill Bush

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The Blackbird Diaries: Chatting with Dave Stewart, Plus Nightmare and the Cat's Sam & Django Stewart

Mike Ragogna | Posted 10.21.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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PLAN ForYourArt: June 2-8

Bettina Korek | Posted 08.02.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

Join the Craft and Folk Art Museum for the first ever in a new Etsy Craft Night series. The evening will transform the museum's outdoor courtyard into a hub of crafting and festivities.

When the World Was Small and Man Knew His Place in It: This Artweek.LA (May 30 - June 5)

Bill Bush | Posted 07.31.2011 | Arts
Bill Bush

Art Critic Mat Gleason Visits Gary Baseman's Studio

Mat Gleason | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Mat Gleason

Maybe I could have picked a less frenzied time to visit Gary Baseman and Denise Gray at their home less than three weeks until the opening of Gary's l...

On Arts Patronage, Corporate America Should Take a Hint From Hint Mint

Mat Gleason | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Mat Gleason

Today's patronage is tomorrow's art history, be it the church and royalty in the Middle Ages, the railroad tycoons in the late nineteenth century or socially responsible confectioners today.

Manifest Equality: Art, Hipness, and Civil Rights for All

Pamela Ezell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Pamela Ezell

Like many Californians, the Manifest Equality team was elated the night of Obama's victory, and then stunned the next morning with the news that Proposition 8 had passed.

Art & Activism: LA Rallies To MANIFEST EQUALITY (PHOTOS)

Manifest Equality | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

On Tuesday night in Hollywood the formerly abandoned Big Lots on Vine was packed with Angelenos uniting in the name of art and activism for the openi...

Equality, Focus, & Tight Shortz: Your Weekend To-Do List

Flavorpill LA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

For the rest of the best in art and culture this weekend, check out Flavorpill LA Manifest Equality FREE Mar 3-7 Wednesdays (10am-6pm & 8pm) Thursday...