$1000 Lichtenstein Painting To Be Auctioned For $50 Million + Other Reasons YOU Should Buy Art


BUY ART. I'm an artist, so of course I'm going to tell you to buy art, but honestly, it's not self-interest that has me writing this post. Investing in art (that you love) is a good idea. First off, I have a LOT of artist friends, so it's hard NOT to to accumulate work, as time ... See the Rest

#WeekendInstagram: Madge, Kylie, Miley, Michelle, Sharon, Amanda, Nicole, JLo, JLaw, Rosie, Taraji, Serena…


Here's a sh*t load of snaps from my always-entertaining Instaglam feed over the weekend: Miley was with pals in Vegas, Madonna hit #1, Michelle Visage & Sharon Needles were on the road again, Nicole Richie & Derek Blasberg were all smiles in Sydney to see Kylie, Bradley ... See the Rest

#HowBezar: Bradford Shellhammer’s “Bezar” New Site Launches Today


In 2013, Bradford Shellhammer stepped down as chief design officer of Fab, the design shopping site he founded in 2011 along with Jason Goldberg, the company’s CEO. Fab was a hit early on, scooping up hundreds of millions in venture capital, but it started to experience growing ... See the Rest

#DirtyLaundry: Author Kevin Sessums’ Long, Strange Trip From The Valley To “The Mountain”…


My old friend, Kevin Sessums could be my older brother. We've had similar lives, both being gay, from the south and moving to the big (New York) City at a young age. But he's honestly had a FAR more glamorous life than I (I'm not being falsely modest) and he's had to be MUCH ... See the Rest

#VDay: 14 Artists Give You Dozens of Roses For Valentine’s Day

Annie Liebovitz

"What's in a name? that which we call a rose/ by any other name would smell as sweet." –William Shakespeare, Romeo & Juliet Flowery prose and art for you on Valentine's Day. What more do you want in a post? From Picasso's "Rose Period" to Annie Liebovitz's portrait of Bette ... See the Rest

#Optimism: The Future Was Better – 2015 Edition


“Optimism is a strategy for making a better future. Because unless you believe that the future can be better, you are unlikely to step up and take responsibility for making it so." –Noam Chomsky I love this quote because it articulates the reasoning behind "being positive" ... See the Rest

#CyberMonday: Support Your Local Artists (Like Me!)


I would say this is a shameless self-promotion, except that it's really neither. Well, I AM plugging my own website, as I, like every other viral marketer is using social media to get the word out today. But I'm not ashamed. I'm an artist and my work is really about connecting ... See the Rest

Only In New York: We Are Fam-il-y, Part II


So, Thursday night was the second installment of Nora Burn's New York Stories at the Stonewall Inn. I was lucky enough to be in attendance, as well as tell of my own little slice of Big Apple pie. The lineup (other than yours truly) was pretty legendary, as was the audience, who ... See the Rest