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12.02.13 Marina Galperina

ANIMAL’s feature Artist’s Notebook asks artists to show us their original “idea sketch” next to a finished piece. This week, New York-based artist Katie Torn talks about “The Calm Before the Storm,” a digital animation piece sourced “junk scavenged from both the physical world and the Internet.” My process usually begins with an image that I can’t get […]

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09.20.12 Lily Streeter

Here’s a short documentary featuring the artist Vince Hannemann, AKA the “Junk King” and his tiny universe of found objects. Hannemann, who has been making found art since he was 16, began building the The “Cathedral of Junk” in 1988. Since then, the structure expanded rapidly and has grown to become a tourist attraction. Weighing […]

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02.11.10 Kari Ferrell

Jail Week is quickly coming to an end, and though next week I will have to find something else remotely interesting to write about, today we are still going strong. So far we’ve discussed the food, defecating in public, and the people; which naturally brings us to the drugs. As I’ve mentioned before, the majority […]

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