Daily Dose Pick: Sketch Theatre


Combining art and music, Sketch Theatre presents a frequently updated series of short, single-shot, time-lapse videos of artists drawing while digging the tunes that inspire them.

Artists including Brandi Milne, Syd Mead, Ron English, and Lola have all been filmed for the site, drawing along to their favorite songs — from Dirty Projectors, the Raconteurs, Daniel Johnston, and Holly Golightly, respectively. An eclectic and mesmerizing testament to the mysteries of inspiration and artistry, Sketch Theatre is also a treasury of killer sounds.

Explore Sketch Theatre’s complete video archive, watch interviews with participating artists, become a fan on Facebook, and enter your video in the site’s monthly contest.

Watch some of our favorite videos from the site below.