We’ve featured Brandon Bird’s fantastic pop art on io9 before, mainly because it is uniformly awesome. But his newest piece, in which a certain post-apocalyptic rocker has been ousted by the maddest man of all, Kenny G, may be our favorite yet. Check out more of Bird’s mind-blowingly great pieces on his website.
By now, hopefully you guys know the talent of artist Brandon Bird (if not, get on that). Bird recently assembled a pantheon of awesome artists to recreate, in their own way, the pages of a completely bizarre X-Men coloring book from the ‘90s. The results are, and please forgive me, X-ceptional.
Fact: at 4'5", Game of Thrones actor Peter Dinklage is actually closer to Wolverine's height than Hugh Jackman is. Brandon Bird's latest pop culture portrait (appropriately titled "Reboot") casts the Emmy-winner as the beer-swilling, claw-wielding mutant. Maybe Bird is on to something.[jump]
Last weekend, The JP "Just People" Show ran in Los Angeles. This gallery showcase consisted of a series of portraits focusing on the human side of Jurassic Park. Here are some of the kookier pieces. Let's start it off with this lovely Dr. Ian Malcolm portrait by John Larriva. For $500, this objet d'art could be…
Comic shop and gallery Meltdown Comics is currently hosting the show "These are Their Stories," featuring art based on one-line descriptions of Law & Order episodes. And some of the artists' interpretations have been positively scifi.