News & Press


CBS Sunday Morning - Art Inspired by Retail

The Colbert Report - Brendan O'Connell explains why he paints Jif jars and classic American blondes shopping in Walmart

NBC 11 Alive Atlanta - Atlanta native paints Walmart masterpieces

CBS Boston - Quincy Walmart service as unique artist's latest canvas

FOX CT - Connecticut painter bringing Walmart art to the masses

ABC Houston - Artist finds inspiration in the aisles of Walmart

Magazines and Newspapers

Time Magazine - Brand name painter

The New Yorker - Walart, a career epiphany in a supermarket

Cosmopolitan - See These Incredible Paintings of Taylor Swift, Kim Kardashian, and Lena Dunham

The Boston Globe - As artist finds inspiration in Walmart's aisles

Houston Chronicle - Walmart's Warhol has fans in the shopping lanes

The Atlanta Journal Constitution - Walmart artist fosters events for 300,000 children

Atlanta Magazine - Watching the Warhol of Walmart

The Manifesto - Talk shop: Brendan O'Connell


NPR's Morning Marketplace - The art of Walmart: A painter turns his canvas on store aisles

KUHF Houston Matters - Walmart's Warhol comes to Houston

NPR's Studio 360 - Paintings of Walmart

KPFT News - Brendan O'Connell

NPR Atlanta's City Cafe - Price check, with a side of nostalgia: A visit with the Walmart Warhol


USA Today, Inspiration Nation - Artist on aisle three, man paints Walmart masterpieces

AOL Homepage - Man spends 10 years painting Walmart

NPR's The Salt - Spirituality and sprite, aisle 1? What an artist sees in Walmart

Creative Loafing, Atlanta - Brendan O'Connell returns to this hometown Walmart

The Atlantic - The hidden beauty of a Walmart store

NWA Online - Students' Wal-art' inspires national project

Ellen's Good News - Artist finds inspiration in an unlikely place

MSN Money - Artist finds inspiration at Walmart