web analytics
EP: 93 Jodorowsky's Dune A Documentary about Epic Artistic Ambition and Failure

EP: 93 Jodorowsky’s Dune A Documentary about Epic Artistic Ambition and Failure






The documentary Jodorowsky’s Dune is a film that attempts to deify the director and his offbeat canon, as well as document just how this passionate 85 year old directed “greatest movie never made.”
In 1975 Chilean Director Alejandro Jorowsky was on top of the world. The runaway success of his films El Topo and its sequel, The Holy Mountain had loaded his pockets with a ton of Euro Box office cash and garnered him a huge following among the weirdo artsy types. Because of this he was able to secure the rights to Frank Herbert’s science fiction novel “Dune.”

Ep: 91 The EPIC History of the Color BLUE

Ep: 91 The EPIC History of the Color BLUE






For thousands of years man has desired the color blue for art. Unfortunately it was very hard to come by. True vibrant Blue could only be extracted from a rare rock called Lapiz Lazuli and it could only be found in a single cave in Afghanistan. It was more valuable than gold.

 Top 8 Art stories from 2013! Banksy, Picasso, George Dubya, and more

Top 8 Art stories from 2013! Banksy, Picasso, George Dubya, and more






First up, I’m sure I missed something. There were lots of big news in the Art World this year. Damien Hirst had another installation ripped off. Works of Fine art selling for record numbers, A&E the arts and entertainment channel finally went to shit. Anyway, sorry If I missed something this is just the stuff that really stood out to me. Bansky, Miyazaki, German Art Horde, Russian balls nailed to the floor, Bush paints kitty cats, Zimmerman painting, Picasso raffle. And now Here we go.

Ep: 77  Animation Color Diva Carol Wyatt; stories, advice, and insight from 29 years at the top of the talent list.

Ep: 77 Animation Color Diva Carol Wyatt; stories, advice, and insight from 29 years at the top of the talent list.






On today’s show I’m joined by my friend and colleague the phenomenally talented Carol Wyatt. In the span of her 29 year career in animation Carol has contributed greatly to countless productions with her expertise in color and design. She can draw, paint, supervise, develop, design, art direct, and juggle chainsaws. In addition to being a devoted wife and despite not being Latina, she is the mother of 5 awesome kids.