New sculptures sit on the corner of 24th and Grand at Katy Park. The sculptures were created by Sedalia artist Don Luper to honor Lt. George Whiteman. A B-2 and a plane that Lt. Whiteman piloted, a P-40, are now great pieces of artwork to honor the legacy of Lt...
We make a regular practice at ComicsAlliance of spotlighting particular artists or specific bodies of work, as well as the special qualities of comic book storytelling, but because cartoonists, illustrators and their fans share countless numbers of great pinups, fan art and other illustrations on sites like Flickr, Tumblr, DeviantArt and seemingly infinite art blogs that we’ve created Best Art Ever (This Week), a weekly depository for just some of the pieces of especially compelling artwork that we come across in our regular travels across the Web. Some of it’s new, some of it’s old, some of it’s created by working professionals, some of it’s created by future stars, some of it’s created by talented fans, awnd some of it’s endearingly silly. All of it is awesome.
The Daum Museum is one of the hidden gems of Sedalia. I think it's something we're all familiar with and we've probably been a few times. But the Daum is always changing, growing and expanding to cover different areas of art and technology and innovation.
Folks, if you remember a while back, I got to talk with Barbara Cooney of Camp Blue Sky about all the new activities the kids would be getting into this summer. Well, the camp has been meeting all week long, and I went over to check it out for myself. I started at the Stauffacher Center and made my way all around to the different buildings.
We've been mourning the sad loss of 'Calvin and Hobbes' ever since cartoonist Bill Watterson stopped producing the beloved comic strip in 1995. But apparently the strip hasn't gone completely forgotten, since a piece of original 'Calvin and Hobbes' artwork recently broke a record at auction by selling for hundreds of thousands of dollars.