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Bang A Gong: Johnny Depp, Tim Burton Bring Humor To 'Dark Shadows' In First Trailer

Posted 05.15.2012 | Entertainment

If the first images of Johnny Depp as Barnabas Collins in "Dark Shadows" had you worried that it was going to be another one of Depp's "weird," post-J...

WATCH: From Tim Burton To Bolivia's Wearable Paintings

Posted 03.08.2012 | Arts

In the BBC's arts roundup this month, we first experience Tim Burton's exhibition, featuring over 700 works by the bizarre and lovable filmmaker. You'...

A Statistical Analysis Of 6 Popular Vampire Myths

Pavarti K Tyler | Posted 04.29.2012 | Home
Pavarti K Tyler

The mythos and portrayal of vampires vary greatly by tradition and region, but in popular culture the vampire is almost always defined by an unquenchable thirst for blood, skin that is cool to the touch, avoidance of the sun and garlic and the lack of soul.

President Obama Hosted Alice In Wonderland Party With Johnny Depp At White House

Posted 03.09.2012 | Entertainment

President Obama threw a star-studded, "Alice In Wonderland"-themed Halloween party at the White House in 2009, New York Times correspondent Jodi Kanto...

Tim Burton... Hitting Up The Club?

Posted 02.28.2012 | Entertainment

No, Tim Burton and Mark Wahlberg's 2001 remake of "The Planet of the Apes" wasn't very well received by critics. On the plus side, it sparked a friend...


C. M. Rubin | Posted 02.04.2012 | Home
C. M. Rubin

In the year 2143, will we be able to say Harry Potter lives, Harry Potter is global, or even that Harry Potter's enduring legacy continues to inspire all age groups? There is one book we can say that about today.

WATCH: Guernica Goes 3D

Posted 12.04.2011 | Arts

First came Titanic, then came The Lion King and now Guernica; epic works of across visual media are being intensified through 3D technology. Guernica,...

Tim Burton Balloon Revealed

Posted 11.25.2011 | Home

Tim Burton's stitched-up, outcast of the balloon crowd made its way across Manhattan Thursday in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Burton first caug...

PICTURES: Rejected Tim Burton Macy's Thanksgiving Parade Floats | Posted 01.22.2012 | Comedy

For the first time ever, Macy's has invited Tim Burton to contribute a piece to their Thanksgiving Day Parade. But due to the often macabre nature of ...

The Nightmare Before Halloween: LACMA's Dead Man's Ball

Melody Godfred | Posted 12.31.2011 | Los Angeles
Melody Godfred

2011-10-31-pullquote.jpgAfter LACMA's Dead Man's Ball on Saturday night, we may want to consider renaming Halloween after Tim Burton.

Johnny Depp: Artist?

Posted 12.26.2011 | Arts

We know the talented Mr. Depp for his eccentric caricatures, flamboyant swagger and uncanny ability to rock eyeliner. But in the vein of Hollywood boy...

PLAN ForYourArt: October 27-November 2

Bettina Korek | Posted 12.27.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

In celebration of the final weekend of Tim Burton, LACMA will be open extended hours, with parties, performances, and things to do all weekend long.

Tim Burton Will Build Macy's Parade Float

Posted 12.21.2011 | Arts

We might associate director Tim Burton's macabre characters and gothic aesthetic more with Halloween than with Thanksgiving, but Burton's upcoming con...

WATCH: When Great Artists Collaborate

Posted 11.23.2011 | Arts

You know the saying: they go together like peanut butter and jelly... spaghetti and meatballs... Christian Louboutin and David Lynch. When two big bra...

PHOTOS: Ryan De La Hoz Channels Tim Burton And Matisse

Posted 11.15.2011 | Arts

(Via Beautiful/Decay.) The work of Ryan De La Hoz exists in a very particular world, a world comprising haunting, nostalgic paper cut-outs and draw...

PHOTOS: Sweet And Sinister Painting And Sculpture At Obsolete Gallery

Posted 11.12.2011 | Arts

'Power in Each Step,' a new show at Obsolete Gallery in Venice, probes the depths of birth and death. Marianne Kolb paints isolated portraits of a...

LA Date Night: Dinner & A Movie With Tim Burton

| Lien Ta | Posted 10.18.2011 | Los Angeles

The Tim Burton exhibit is halfway through its run at the LACMA -- have you peeped the Burbank-born Burton's 700 works of drawings, puppets and large-s...

'Watch Me Move' Showcases The Wide World Of Animation

Posted 10.16.2011 | Arts

'Watch Me Move: The Animation Show,' now exhibiting at the Barbican Art Gallery, London, is almost absurdly ambitious. Organizers of the show, the lar...

WATCH: Stop Motion 'Zero' Questions The Value Of Life

Posted 09.02.2011 | Arts

"Zero" is beautiful stop motion short film about a world where people are born into a numerical class system. Our hero is born with a zero on his ches...

Elvis Mitchell Enlisted To Head LACMA's Film Program | Posted 08.17.2011 | Arts

Elvis Mitchell, the film critic and host of KCRW's "The Treatment," has been named the new head of the film program at the Los Angeles County Museum o...

'Tim Burton' Opens At LACMA

Posted 07.31.2011 | Arts

This weekend the "Tim Burton" exhibit opened at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Previously at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the exhibit'...

Tim Burton, Topanga Fair: Your Los Angeles Weekend

| Katie Bain | Posted 07.26.2011 | Los Angeles

This four-day weekend is packed with music, dancing, drinking, culture, and fun in the sun events clear through Monday afternoon. Make it a weekend to...

PLAN ForYourArt: May 26-June 1

Bettina Korek | Posted 07.26.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

See the first retrospective in the U.S. devoted to Paul Thek. These early works, which Thek began making in 1964 and called "meat pieces," resemble flesh and were encased in Plexiglass boxes.

Monday Madness: Chatting with Rob Zombie, Danny Elfman, Devo's Gerald Casale and More

Mike Ragogna | Posted 07.22.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna


Alice In Medicareland: One Voucher Makes You Larger...

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 07.06.2011 | Comedy
Richard (RJ) Eskow

"If I had a world of my own," said Alice, "everything would be nonsense. Nothing would be what it is because everything would be what it isn't." The...