Rockets’ Red Glare

Huckleberry Hound Lands on the Moon What could be more fitting for Independence Day than this fine specimen of vintage Americana? This is a ca. 1960 View-Master reel featuring none other than our old friend and southern blue dog, Huckleberry Hound. It is a fine example of the intersection of pop culture, art, science (optics),…

AAAART INNNNN SPAAAAAACE!!!!

STS-132 10-Year Anniversary It is hard to believe that it was ten years ago that space shuttle Atlantis made its penultimate flight. STS-132 was Atlantis’ second to last trip to the International Space Station. For me, this flight was meaningful for another reason. My artwork was onboard Atlantis. I attended the launch with my wife…

Watch This Space!

Creating Space This blog is about creating space. In particular, the space art that I create and the spacey things that inspire, delight, amuse and bemuse me. I’m Dave Ginsberg, the artist behind Pixel Planet Pictures. I hold a fascination with a special segment of space art that I call “blunders”. I will share commentary…