Posts Tagged ‘artwork’

As a Former President, Obama Deserved Better Than This

Former President Barack Obama commissioned a radical leftwing artist to create his “formal portrait” that will forever hang among presidential portraits in the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C. Obama unveiled his formal portrait on Monday, and the public’s response has been harsh, to say the least.

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Artist Cannaday Chapman’s Amazing Google Doodle Honors Martin Luther King, Jr.

Every holiday, Google.com selects an artist to commemorate the day of observance with a scaled-down work of art called a Google Doodle. For Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2018, Google commissioned Cannaday Chapman to pay tribute to the late civil rights leader, Baptist minister, and Nobel Laureate who dedicated his life working tirelessly for peace…

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Jay-Z Turns Down Offer to Perform During 2018 Super Bowl *Update*

Scroll down for update… Jay-Z reportedly turned down a request to perform during halftime at the 2018 Super Bowl. The aging rapper declined the offer to show solidarity with unemployed quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who is currently blackballed by the NFL for taking a knee during the national anthem.

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The High Museum Rejects Beyonce’s ‘Madonna and Child’

The High Museum of Modern Art has rejected without explanation a painting of bordello singer Beyonce and her daughter Blue Ivy. Apparently Beyonce thinks she’s a modern masterpiece, and that her likeness and that of her child should hang in a museum for art lovers to enjoy.

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Did George Zimmerman Steal The Concept for His Painting From a Stock Image?

Someone is ready to splash out serious cash for an “original hand painting” by unemployed nightwatchman George Zimmerman. Zimmerman is auctioning his painting on eBay.com to raise cash to pay off his mounting debts. With one day left in the auction, the bidding has reached $100,099.99. But a sharp-eyed New York mag writer says the…

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Jay Z Buys Mercedes Benz Car Hood Painted by Swizz Beatz

Earlier today, rap mogul Jay Z explained the inspiration behind his upcoming CD Magna Carta Holy Grail. The 45-year-old rapper whose real name is Shawn Knowles-Carter, says the album’s tracks were influenced by his father leaving him as a boy. Carter said the track “Jay-Z Blue” was inspired by his own childhood experience, plus the…

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The Unveiling of “Michelle Obama’s Makeover For America”

Just when I was wondering where is Michelle Obama when Barack needs her the most, a controversial bust designed in the likeness of Michelle Obama was unveiled yesterday in NYC. On his website, the artist, Daniel Edwards, described his artwork as an accessorized mannequin bust of Obama that foregoes the conventional pearl necklace, and provides…

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