Grogan's works focuses on the fusion of both modern and visually exciting art, while remaining loyal to this Indigenous Aboriginal roots. This combination of passion, beauty and history is central to this post when we bring all of these aspects into our daily lives.
"Carnelian is a gem stone used in jewelry since the Biblical days. It is said to have properties of good luck or good fortune to those who wear it. The Egyptians used the Carnelian as a protective stone. It has been referred to as the 'Blood of Isis.'" It is said to protect against negative emotions and spirits and to bring good luck and fortune. Lets hope my little pinky ring brings some more good times while looking rad! A HUGE thanks to Valerija for giving it to me.
Barneys New York announces today its Holiday 2011 campaign: GAGA’S WORKSHOP. A unique collaboration between Lady Gaga and renowned creative talents of artists Eli Sudbrack and Christophe Hamaide Pierson of Assume Vivid Astro Focus (AVAF), and Mugler Creative Director and Lady Gaga Fashion Director, Nicola Formichetti, to create Lady Gaga’s interpretation of the iconic Santa’s Workshop.
For the first time ever, Barneys New York will convert an entire floor of its Madison Avenue flagship for the holiday initiative. Starting in mid-November, GAGA’S WORKSHOP will be brought to life throughout the fifth floor of the Men’s Store and the store’s iconic Madison Avenue windows.
(Text from http://thewindow.barneys.com/lady-gagas-workshop/)
Proof that good packaging can really sell anything. Justin Gignac a New York City based artist began selling New York garbage in 2001 to prove to a co-worker the significance of packaging design. Justin has since sold 1,300 of his garbage cubes in 29 countries!