Tourist Lane – Improv Everywhere
The folks over at the the public scene-causing supergroup Improv Everywhere have just released a new video called “The Tourist Lane”. We don’t want to give too much away, but let’s just say we think there are a lot of New Yorkers out there who are wishing this wasn’t just a prank. While exploring more of their hilarious videos, be on the lookout for RADAR contributor Katie Sokoler (RADAR 011 – Color Me Katie) , who is an Improv Everywhere agent.
You and I – Washed Out
No-fi music maker Washed Out (aka Ernest Greene) has just released a new single “You and I” featuring vocals from Caroline Polachek of Chairlift. Head on over to Greene’s merch page to purchase other 7″ featuring Washed Out and another RADAR-featured band, Small Black, and be on the look out for Washed Out touring this summer.
MP3 (via Pitchfork): Washed Out: “You and I [ft. Caroline Polachek]“
Letting The Style Flow Freely – Luca Laurenti
Check out this interview with Luca Laurenti, the illustrator and graphic designer who won the “Digital Design Tournament in 2-D” category at Cut & Paste (RADAR 006 – Cut & Paste) 2009 in Milan, Italy.
Find new work and events on Luca Laurenti’s blog
The Art Monkey’s Ball – Dr. Sketchy’s
Come on out this Saturday, June 12th, for an evening of life-drawing meets cabaret meets insanity at Dr. Sketchy’s Presents The Art Monkeys Ball. Art installations by Molly Crabapple (RADAR 008 – Dr. Sketchy’s) will be on display, and glitter covered gals will be present. Costume attire gets you in at a discounted price, so gather your most glamorous garb and make a trip to the Red Lotus Room at 6 PM this Saturday.
Saturday, June 12th – 6p
The Red Lotus Room
893 Bergen Street, Brooklyn
Tickets: $15 at the door in costume
Artist Scott Blake has a thing for barcodes. He started making art with the sales stickers right before Y2K when he was inspired by the impending digital shut-down, and he hasn’t stopped since. Visit his website to have a look at some of his portraits, including Barcode Jesus and Book Cover Oprah, email him your street address to receive a free barcode art postcard, and experience the interactive Barcode Yourself page.
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