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!! OMG, Visionary Alert: Perfume Genius !!


I’m completely obsessed with this YouTube character named Perfume Genius. I’m not even going to try to describe the stuff; just watch the above video and then click (through your tears!!) over to his (her?) YouTube channel.

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!! OMG, Tweets Come to Life !!

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At the Museum of Modern Tweets, artist Odessa Begay turns celebrity tweets into neon, Patrick Nagel-y reality. The site’s a little bare-bones at the moment, cause Odessa’s only posting one tweet a week, but based on the illustrations that are already posted, it’s poised to be one of my favorite online museums ever!

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!! OMG giveaway: ‘Winnipeg Babysitter’ !!


In the late ’70s and throughout the 80s, Winnipeg experienced a “golden age” of public access television. Anyone with a creative dream, concept or politic would be endowed with airtime and professional production services.
Artist and OMG Buddy Daniel Barrow has curated a hilarious and moving collection of these programs that he presents with a mix of live narration and overhead projected slides. The collection is called Winnipeg Babysitter, and Daniel will be performing it in Chicago on October 17:

Winnipeg Babysitter live performance by Daniel Barrow
Saturday, October 17, 8:00 PM
at the Nightingale Theatre
1084 N. Milwaukee
Chicago, IL 60642

Also, we have a special treat for !! omg blog !! readers: The first person to email the correct answer to the following question to [email protected] will win a free copy of the Winnipeg Babysitter DVD!
The question:
During what year did the Pollock and Pollock Gossip Show first air?

Please remember to email your entry, as comments are disabled for this entry. The winner will be announced exclusively on our Twitter feed.

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