Erotica // Sunday, April 21, 2013
Aitken Jolly's love for photographer emerged when he was the age of 8 taking a portrait of his pet gold fish, claiming that still to this day it's one of his best. Bunking off school to work in camera shops and assisting some of the biggest names in the industry, Jolly has become one of the most versatile and interesting photographers in fashion at this moment...
Graffiti // Saturday, April 20, 2013
Brooklyn-based publisher, Carnage is releasing two new graffiti zines that focus on the gritty bombing of New York City. Each one has a screen-printed cover, is 48 pages and comes in a limited edition. The zines will be available tomorrow at the Brooklyn Zine Fest at Public Assembly and online on Monday.
Street Art // Saturday, April 20, 2013
A new gallery space will be opening next week started by Nick Bargezi and Los Angeles-based gallery owner Seth Carmichael that will be locatedin the highly active Libauer Strasse area of Berlin. For their first exhibition they have enlisted some of the most active street artists from around the globe, including artists that have we feature often like Intereseni Kazki, Inti, Jaz, M-City, Sowat and more. The grand opening is on April 26, 2013, so be sure to check them out if you are in or around Berlin.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, April 20, 2013
Boston-based designer and architect Preston Scott Cohen's design for the Datong Library in China is currently under construction. The 'grand architectural gesture' is a book ramp, which ties four floors of books together. Aircraft design software was used to realize a complex skin that envelopes the 'dramatically soaring tectonic form.'
Juxtapoz // Friday, April 19, 2013
KAWS just unveiled his fantastic 16-foot Companion (Passing Through) sculpture at the 30th Street Station in Philadelphia. Not only will the sculpture be on display from now until May 14th, KAWS' work will then be on display starting in October of 2013 at PAFA (Philadelphia Academy of the Fine Arts). We wish we could check it out!
Illustration // Friday, April 19, 2013
Chamo San uses ink and black and blue ballpoint pen to create stunning photorealistic illustrations. Chamo studied Fine Arts at UB (Universitat de Barcelona), Barcelona, and ENSBA (Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux-Arts), Paris. Though he considers himself above all a draftsman, he's a fan of all artistic media. He is based in Barcelona, Spain.