100 Darth Vader's at the Warhol

Image by Official Star Wars Blog via FlickrThe Vader Project opens this weekend and The Warhol100 works by contemporary international artists utilizing 1:1 scale authentic prop replicas of the Darth Vader helmet used in the Star Wars films.From Vinyl Pulse (a blog about designer toys)The exhibit officially opens this Saturday, February 28th (12-4) with a make-your-own-vader mask event. Come out dressed up as your favorite character.The Vader Project opens at the Warhol this weekend.From I like … [Read more...]

Links Worth a Look – February 24th

Here are some links/articles/blog posts that are worth a look: The Banff Mountain Film Festival :: Byham Theater, Pittsburgh - The 2009 Banff Film Festival will be in Pittsburgh on April 10 and 11, 2009. Tickets are on sale now! Urban Velo #12 Preview at Urban Velo - I picked up a copy of one the past issues of Urban Velo and was really impressed. They do a great job with this publication, which covers lots more than Pittsburgh. I am looking forward to seeing issue #12 Peoples Cartel | We … [Read more...]

Winner of the Groundhog Celebration Story Contest

Congratulations to the winner of the Groundhog schwag. The winner will receive a commemorative plate celebrating 5 years of Groundhog and Shadow viral videos. (Check out this year's series Groundhog Dreams). Douglas Derda's story about his family's annual celebration on Feb 2nd was entertaining and enlightening. Douglas said, "In years past I have always had a fresh batch of groundhog cookies sent to me from my mother in law who lives by Punxy. This year proudly on display was my Punxy Phil … [Read more...]

Links Worth a Look – February 18th

Here are some links/articles/blog posts that are worth a look: Pop City - Spark lights the creative, high-tech spirit of children and young families - This is a new program from the Sprout Fund that is focused on providing funding for kid activites. "Spark provides funding for projects and initiatives that will energize children ages birth to eight in the creative use of technology and the media. Individuals, organizations, teachers, startups, artists—everyone, actually—will … [Read more...]