Air Force honors American soldiers in art

by Marisa Martin -- For millennia the realms of war and art were as entwined as a soldier's fingers in his trusty gauntlet. Along with religion and the grandeur of monarchs, military more…

Los Angeles bows to Islamic propaganda

by Marisa Martin -- Heads are rolling and infidel blood is pouring – play the Caliphate rag, boys. While we're at it, why don't we hold a massive, regional art exhibit praising more…

Utter goofball draws for God

by Marisa Martin -- A small town in Washington quietly incubated the "spaghetti-and-meatball school" school of art until the 1970s. If you have never heard of this movement, join the club of more…

Stunning treasure trove of art commemorates 9/11

by Marisa Martin -- Slogans of camaraderie and encouragement blossomed across car windows and city halls directly after the 9/11 attacks. The nation stood as one for just a moment, grievously energized more…

'Archie' takes bullet for 'gay' cause

by Marisa Martin -- Archie Andrews was the love of my life at 12 – but I was forced to share him with sweet Betty and sultry Veronica, of course. How galling. more…

Money, politics collide in war for art

by Marisa Martin -- Is a painting real property or intellectual property? This is just one of the hotly debated issues over the "American Royalties Too Act of 2014," cleverly shortened to more…

Wake up, West! Russia marches to 'holy' war

by Marisa Martin -- Something very strange is happening in Russia – stranger than Putin's fawning female devotees or half nude, Siberian hunting excursions. Byzantium II is resurrecting – or attempting to more…