Paintings of an Astronaut Exploring the Strangest Planet of Them All:…

The NASA astronaut who stars in Scott Listfield's ever-growing series of paintings explores a world much like our own, but with a fantastical twist. It's a planet Earth where crop circles appear in the streets, where Star Wars droids shill for Coca-Cola, where every pop culture apocalypse is happening at the same time. » 1/27/13 5:00pm 1/27/13 5:00pm

For $149, you could own this painting of an all-Spock soccer team

Who's in the mood for aesthetics? Okay, we see a few hands. Now, who's in the mood for aesthetics involving an entire football club populated by the same Starfleet officer? Whoa, we've never witnessed such a veritable hydra of arms! » 9/20/12 12:45pm 9/20/12 12:45pm

Portraits of proper Victorians with their pet troll heads and yetis

Upper class Victorians had a great affection for pets, from fashionable lap dogs to canaries, and even the occasional monkey. But Travis Louie envisions some far more fanciful companions for his proper gents and ladies, who keep squids and giant spiders as beloved family pets. » 4/22/12 4:30pm 4/22/12 4:30pm

Lichtenstein's Aquaman, Norman Rockwell's Optimus Prime, and Other Fine…

Earlier this week, we showed you Hillary White's amazingly bizarre mashups of pop culture characters with classic paintings. Now other artists are getting in on the act, taking Wolverine, Black Canary, and a host of other heroes out of their normal comic book element and putting them in pieces of fine art. » 4/21/12 7:30am 4/21/12 7:30am

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