Art Nerd City Guides: New York · Los Angeles

Smooches ! Dali and Raquel Welch

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Obsessed with this pic of Raquel Welch’s gorgeous bod and of course, Dali. She’s so glamorous it hurts!

NO AD App Replaces Subway Ads with Art

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It’s finally here! I had the pleasure of getting a preview of the new NO AD app at the beginning of summer. Its so cool- when you download it and […]

Paridust: Where Fashion meets Art

Pari Ehsan at the Metropolitan Museum of Art/Image via Pari Ehsan, Instagram

  Fashion and art are inherently connected, but no one has quite nailed the aesthetics of this beautiful relationship quite like Pari Ehsan. Ehsan is an interior designer by trade […]

Puddle by Kertesz

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I have always LOVED this ANDRÉ KERTÉSZ photograph of a puddle in New York reflecting the Empire State Building in 1967. I think it sold for around $6,600 at Phillips- that’s […]

Vimeo Takes Over The L Train

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  It’s interesting when someone’s innocently Instagrammed share of their colorful commute to work turns up the volume on a debate over a corporations’ co opting of popular culture. My morning […]

Pierre Huyghe

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I remember coming across Pierre Huyghe’s “Les Grands Ensembles” at the Guggenheim years ago, and watching it for the duration of the video (a feat for me). The piece shows […]

Art History Meets IKEA: We love the Ikea b4-XVI tumblr.

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We wish we thought of Ikea b4-XVI. Created by @ceciliaazcarate, the art nerdy blog compares Renaissance paintings to current IKEA furnishings. Loving the nerdiness! You’re a clever one, Cecilia.

JON BURGERMAN PLAYS AROUND WITH KOONS PLAY-DOH SCULPTURE

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The Instagram that started it all. I was riffling through the #JeffKoonsRetrospective hashtag when I saw it.  This pic of a tiny little replica of the Koons Play-Doh sculpture housed in […]

William S. Burroughs: Forever Cool Kid

William S. Burroughs and Andy Warhol by Bobby Grossman-1980

  Thanks to the Ace for sharing these!

Mondrian Homes!

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I saw a very cool mondrian house on Arrested Motion’s Facebook page today and it got me googling. These are art nerd dream homes!!

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