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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.
Billy Joel, Shirley Maclaine among Kennedy honorees
Musician Billy Joel, actress Shirley Maclaine and opera star Martina Arroyo were among the recipients of the Kennedy Center honors for influencing American culture through the arts.
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.