Homer Simpson joins the ice bucket challenge, nominates Donald Trump, Lenny, and Flanders

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in Video on Saturday 30 August 2014

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge that’s been going viral around the world has finally reached a new destination: Springfield. The clip below shows a half-naked Homer Simpson dumping a glass of ice over himself and unconvincingly says, ‘Boy, ow, that was cold, brrr… but it was all worth it to raise awareness for ALS’. He […]

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Obsessed Simpsons fan builds scale model of the entire town of Springfield out of 500,000 LEGO bricks

Milo Sumner Contributor

By Milo Sumner in New Design on Wednesday 13 August 2014

At the start of 2014, LEGO announced the latest in the series of crossovers with successful franchises such as Star Wars and Harry Potter. Now it’s the turn of The Simpson’s to feature in the world of bricks as LEGO released a collection of minifigures in February.

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Dazzling 3D recreations of the Futurama universe

Milo Sumner Contributor

By Milo Sumner in New Art on Wednesday 23 July 2014

We all remember Futurama, Matt Groening’s second brainchild and sparkly younger brother to The Simpsons. Although no new episodes are in the mix, or have been for a while, the show still sits in the collective memories of teenagers and twenty-somethings the world over.

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Here’s what your favourite cartoon characters USED to look like

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Illustration on Saturday 31 May 2014

Back in the 80’s when The Simpsons first aired on TV, Homer, Marge and the kids looked a whole lot different than they do today. Marge’s blue hair was nowhere near as tall as it is today, and Bart’s expression was a lot less cheeky and a lot more aggressive.

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Banksy uploads original storyboard to his Simpsons intro

Zolton Editor

By Zolton in New Trends on Thursday 20 January 2011

After narrowly escaping having the long-held secret to his identity revealed on eBay, Banksy has uploaded the original storyboard for his (in)famous Simpsons intro onto his website. Marvel at the genius of it all.

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Bart’s blackboard at London’s Work Club

Greta Hoffman Reader Find

By Greta Hoffman in New Events on Tuesday 8 June 2010

I will not burp in class. I did not see Elvis. I will not encourage others to fly. Every six months, London agency, Work Club, invites an up-and-coming artist to come in and decorate the 22 metre wall that spans their office. This time round, illustrator Matt Williams (dressed as Bart Simpson) skated on in, […]

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