Leftist 'Taliban' can't scrub God from D.C.

by Marisa Martin -- Don't like Christian art? Close your eyes while driving through Washington, D.C. Our nation's Capitol is a vast limestone, granite and marble rebuttal to the asininity of the more…

Mideast kids learn 'dancing with the enemy'

by Marisa Martin -- In Israel a few new grooves on a Jaffa dance floor are cranking up hopes of peace for the Mideast and catching the attention of Hollywood's producers. Arab more…

Jesus Christ: The bare naked truth

by Marisa Martin -- Edward Knippers has been making Jesus naked for at least 30 years. A pillar of contemporary Christian art, Knippers consistently paints raw and often disturbing images of Jesus, more…

Performance 'art' goes completely bonkers

by Marisa Martin -- Blouin-Art Info recently asked readers, "Is killing chickens art?" Word-for-word my thoughts when I first heard of fowl slaughterer cum-performance artist Miguel Suarez and his controversial "work." Canadian more…

International art thieves swipe billions

by Marisa Martin -- In the vast wave of criminal skullduggery sweeping over the globe in recent years, art has played a five-star, leading role. Thefts of paintings and other artwork blossomed more…

George W. Bush gives art world conniptions

by Marisa Martin -- Celebrity model Miss Beazley has been storming the art scene lately, claiming more than her share of the spotlight in major social and media outlets. Her quirky looks more…