Webster Pierce's invention recently won top prize at one of New Orleans' premiere startup competitions. Could it actually help preserve Louisiana's disappearing shoreline? Swampy innovation lessons for all!
Scott Campbell is a tattoo artist in Brooklyn who got kinda’ famous for inking cool-kid celebs like Marc Jacobs and Heath Ledger -- something he somehow managed to parlay into a place in the world of gallery art.
His latest exhibit, Noblesse Oblige at the new OHWOW gallery in L.A., is proof positive. It includes etchings on copper plates, morbid images drawn inside delicate ostrich eggs, charred currency, and, descending deeper into the pocketbook here, a skull carved out of $11,000 cash. Somebody get this guy a spread in Vice magazine! (Oh, wait, maybe not.)