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The Wrong Store

The Wrong Store

A store that's chock full of exquisite merchandise but you can't go in? That's because this store is actually a gallery and if you do buy something you have to buy the entire contents of the store. Can you say cha-ching?

Buff Monster

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Buff Monster is bringing his twisted brand of pink-hued fun to the Corey Helford Gallery for a solo show opening tomorrow nite. It's called "Happy Squirter" and you can interpret that however you'd like.

Detour: Moleskine Notebook Experience

Detour

What is it with the cult of Moleskine? Detour: The Moleskine City Notebook Experience is an exhibition of 70 notebooks created by architects, artists (that's James Jarvis' notebook pictured above), designers, illustrators and writers that opens tomorrow at The Art Directors Club. Take note!

Beams T

Beams T

Beams T's T-Shirt Factory book is like crack for all you t-shirt junkies. It was compiled by Beams T and features 300 of their best designs from over the past 5 years.

Crafty Wonderland

Crafty Wonderland

Click your heels a couple of times and hopefully you'll come to at Portland's own Crafty Wonderland, hosted monthly at the Doug Fir. With over 40+ independent artists peddling their crafty, handmade and one-of-a-kind wares, you might want to start saving up now.

Jeremy Dickinson

Jeremy Dickinson

It's been a colorful day for us and we've gotten a dose of inspirado from the paintings of Jeremy Dickinson.

Professor Murder

Professor Murder

Professor Murder are rocking our world seriously hard right now.

Peter Zimmerman for Mekanism

Mekanism

Mmmmmm.....psychedelic popsicle sticks.....Peter Zimmerman customized 50 of these beauties for Mekanism.

Kyo Hashimoto

Kyo Hashimoto

Not only does she make jewelry we want to float away on, but Kyo Hashimoto does a brilliant job of documenting her work via her blog as well.

Art Star Craft Bazaar

Art Star

Over 100 vendors - plus free stuff if you show up early! Held rain or shine over the first weekend of June at Philadelphia's Liberties Walk. More info here.

200 Troubled Teenagers

200 Troubled Teenagers

Heavy metal kids from across the globe, captured on film by photographer Angela Boatwright. Check them out alongside Patrick O'Dell's snaps of skateboarders, both at the Standard Downtown starting May 31st. More info here.

Comme des Garçons - PLAY Bird

PLAY Bird

PLAY Bird: 3 exclusive t-shirts designed by Filip Pagowski for Comme des Garçons. (Only at DSM and CdG stores.)

Jess Hutchison

Jess Hutchison

California artist Jess Hutchison does amazing things with yarn, transforming rayon into robots and mohair into back into bunnies.

Carson Ellis

Carson Ellis

Seen a Decemberists album? Then you've probably seen the artwork of Carson Ellis. Go see more in the form of journal scans, scrapbook outtakes and unexpected sketches.

East Van Bike Polo

Bike polo. No, seriously.

Man Man Boulder In-Store

Man Man

The FreeYrRadio series is hotter'n a 5 alarm fire. And speaking of blazing, Man Man did just that during their explosive set at our Boulder store. (Donate to KGNU here. More pix here.)

Corners of My Home

Corners of My Home

Go behind closed doors with Flickr's Corners of My Home pool. (Photo via Flickr.)

The Vader Project

The Vader Project

For the 30th Anniversary of Star Wars, 75 artists put their spin on the Dark Lord's iconic helmet. Catch Star Wars Celebration IV this weekend at the Los Angeles Convention Center. May the Force...and all that.

GoodShapeDesign

GoodShape

We all need these brighten up your world type things. Thank you GoodShape.

Mister Rob Ryan

Mister Rob Ryan

Robert Ryan's intricate paper cuts are fragile, unique wonders. His prints are no less amazing (detail above).