Lucian Perkins' Photos of the DC Punk Scene

Photography // Saturday, November 08, 2014
In 1979, photographer Lucian Perkins, who was at the time an intern for the Washington Post, found himself in the middle of the fast growing DC punk scene. Capturing the early days of bands such as Bad Brains, Trenchmouth and Teen Idles, Perkins' photos document a pivotal time in the scene's history. 

"Further/Farther" @ The Seventh Letter Gallery, LA

Graffiti // Saturday, November 08, 2014
Tonight in Los Angeles, The Seventh Letter Flagship Store and Gallery will be showing a new body of work from Pose, KC Ortiz, Vizie, and Omens. They have worked together collectively for years, so it would make sense they would create a body of work to show as a group. The show, titled “Further/Farther” is a reflection of the collectives influence from psychedelia, youth and popular culture, design, depth, mind-bending colors, and buddhist prayer flags. 

Andreco "FROM CLOUDS TO ROCKS" @ Traffic Gallery, Bergamo, Italy

Juxtapoz // Friday, November 07, 2014
Italian artist Andreco was one of our absolute favorite aritsts from the Nuart program this year. With an emphasis on environmental and political themes, Andreco works in multiple genres, including street art, gallery work, and the occasional performance and installation piece. His new show, "From Clouds to Rocks," is up now at Traffic Gallery in Bergamo, Italy, and Andreco summarizes it as "inspired by the natural transformations and the phase transitions between solid, liquid and gaseous states of matter. In particular from gas to solid (deposition) and from solid to gas (sublimation). The show is part of the research work called 'Nature as Art'."

Compliments by Leta Sobierajski and Wade Jeffree

Photography // Friday, November 07, 2014
Complements is an on going project by Brooklyn based couple Leta Sobierajski and Wade Jeffree. Both working artists, the two decided to collaborate on a project that showcased their love of design as well as their sharp humor.

New piece by Spone

Graffiti // Friday, November 07, 2014
Every piece Greg Lamarche, aka SpOne, drops gets a lot of coverage and for just reason. The colors, the flow, the technique, oh mannnn look at that thing!

Landlocked

Photography // Friday, November 07, 2014
In his series of work titled “Landlocked”, Canada-based photographer Eamon Mac Mahon captures the deep inland communities located in northwestern Alaska and Canada. Mac Mahon’s images show the expansive unpopulated landscape surrounding each community and the mimicked desolation and remoteness that is found within the neighborhoods he photographs. 

Mike Perry "My Mother Caught Me Doodling"

Juxtapoz // Friday, November 07, 2014
My Mother Caught Me Doodling is a new exhibition by prolific daydreamer Mike Perry that looks at the awe-inspiring naked female form.

Ballet Slippers Create Drawings From Dancer's Movements

Juxtapoz // Friday, November 07, 2014
Designer Lesia Trubat has created a pair of electronic ballet slippers that capture the dancer's movements and transformm them into visual sensations. 

Marco Mazzoni, Keita Morimoto Open @ Thinkspace Gallery

Juxtapoz // Friday, November 07, 2014
"Immune" is Thinkspace Gallery's first solo exhibition of works by Italian artist Marco Mazzoni. A graduate of the Brera Academy of Fine Arts in Milan, Mazzoni has established himself internationally with his unique mastery of dry media. Using a medium often derided for its lack of sophistication, Mazzoni creates superbly detailed works with only colored pencils; drawings made with Faber Castells that could rival the painted chiaroscuro techniques of the old masters. 

Hiroshi Sato "Windows And Doors" @ Hespe Gallery, SF

Juxtapoz // Friday, November 07, 2014
San Francisco-based artist Hiroshi Sato opened "Windows and Doors" and Hespe Gallery this week. Hiroshi Sato’s work presents a refreshing take on exact moments in time. The contemporary realist paintings are seen as snapshots, capturing intimate and still moments. He emphasizes form with his use of light and dark and evokes strong emotions by highlighting different sections of each painting...

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