According to his website, Sean Kenney “is a full-time artist who works exclusively with LEGO bricks.He hopes that children who see his work become inspired to create great things themselves.” I don’t know about the children, but I am feeling a bit inspired to pull the old legos out of the closet.
Many readers have been pointing us to the amazing lego build that was recently featured on Gizmodo: “They have every single character there, from his wife Michelle and his daughters Malia Ann and Sasha—the youngest resident of the White House since JFK Jr—to Vice President-elect Joe Biden and his wife Jill, President George W. Bush and First Lady Laura Bush, VP Dick Cheney…”
Spotted on Ebay:”You are bidding on a very rare custom made portrait of Barack Obama as portrayed by contemporary artist and Obama supporter Shepard Fairey. A portion of the proceeds from this auction will go towards the Barack Obama / Joe Biden 2008 Presidential Campaign. Please read the entire description for details about the donation. The portrait is made completely of Lego bricks. The cost of Lego bricks is not cheap. The reserve is set at $600. The cost of the bricks alone was about $130.”