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Quirks of art: Creators who work in madcap media
Marvel at artwork made from pennies, Oreo cookies, shoelaces, rubber bands, pumpkins, CT scans and — ummm — brightly colored vomit.
First listen: J.K. Rowling’s ‘singing sorceress’
Take an exclusive listen to a song by one of the “Harry Potter” author’s favorite “off-stage” characters, Celestina Warbeck, as the fictitious sorceress and her backing group “The Banshees” perform “You Stole My Cauldron, but You can’t Have My Heart.”
Celebrity portraits get trashy
Artist Jason Mecier pays homage to stars like Michael Jackson and Lady Gaga by creating portraits using pills, candy and junk. See images of his work.
Beauty queen scandals
They may be beautiful, but the competition can get ugly. From blackmail to sabotage, check out the underside of the pageant circuit.