Freudian Friday: Diablo Cody on Inspiration

Diablo Cody (Juno, United States of Tara)

As you are about to see, Diablo Cody is a badass. If you need more than that in order to click the little triangle then: Diablo Cody is important because she shows us creatives the value of writing the stories our parents warned us about.

Video coutesy of Artisan News Service.


Mind Food Monday: A cut Above.

Street Art Superhero: Above

Do you like your art dauntless? Do you like it informed, accessible and unashamedly adventurous? Do you crave art drenched in word play, mystery and geometric fun? If the answer is no, then go away, no one loves you perhaps this isn’t the post for you, come back tomorrow for hipster pictures of flowers and food stuffs.

If you are part of the remaining awesome hoards, you need to check out Above.

That’s not a religious insinuation, Above is the name of an artist – or superhero – or both (Supertist? Artero?). He likes to keep his identity a secret and travels internationally on self-funded art tours.

‘Broad Daylight Illegals’ in Miami U.S.A. Image courtesy of

Above has his hand just about everything street art related. He gets an honorable mention for his many charitable ventures, raising awareness for causes like homelessness and natural disaster victims.

Homeless not Hopeless. Image courtesy of

If you need something up-lifting, check out the one person powerhouse that is Above, he’s proof that a single creative vision can bring about big change.

Check out Above’s 100% profit donation ‘Homeless not Hopeless’ project here, and his controversial Wall St Banker and blood diamond works here.