The Wes Anderson Alphabet

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, November 06, 2012
Why not? We have been in a Wes Anderson mood with the "Bad Dads" show at Spoke Art, so might as well move onto the Wes Anderson Alphabet as produced by Madrid, Spain-based Hexagonall. We don't get all 26, but 18 posters representing the film canon that is Wes Anderson will suffice on this election day.

Mirage by Katie Grinnan

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, November 06, 2012
Obviously, unless you have been under a rock, you know that it is Election Day here in the United States of America. That said, go vote. Don't read blogs. Wait, maybe the New York Times, but not art blogs. But if you happen to be on the art blog rounds today, we found this sculpture by Katie Grinnan called Mirage, that we thought spoke to the coming together of people to do something in unison. Hopefully vote blue. Or perhaps that Mirage thing is too much to ignore...

Teaser: Conor Harrington for December 2012 issue

Juxtapoz // Monday, November 05, 2012
Funny to think, we are getting ourselves into the "end of the year" season, where we gear up for holidays and top-10 lists and reviews aplenty. And here we are, announcing our December 2012 cover artist, Conor Harrington. What a year the London-based Harrington has had: stand-out show, brilliant street works, all the while turning himself into quite the production house. Here is a look at the cover...

In L.A.: Saner's "Catharsis" @ New Image Art

Juxtapoz // Monday, November 05, 2012
Last weekend saw the Los Angeles return of Mexico City-based Saner with the exhibition Catharsis at New Image Art Gallery. Curated by Medvin Sobio of 33third Los Angeles/Mid-City Arts, Catharsis represents the final act in a cycle of solo exhibitions Saner has been developing, where each one has looked to generate an emotional change over the spectator, guiding the viewer towards a path of rebirth, freedom & purification.

IN L.A.: Steve Olson @ Hadid Gallery

Juxtapoz // Monday, November 05, 2012
Last weekend, we stopped by the opening reception of Steve Olson’s latest solo exhibition Inside Out, at Hadid Gallery In Los Angeles. Olson works is a post modern work collection that embeds narrative themes of capitalism, pop culture, social decadence and modern platitudes all with his drive of primal punk style. Photos and more after the jump...

Opening: KAWS "Imaginary Friends" @ Galerie Perrotin, Paris

Juxtapoz // Monday, November 05, 2012
This weekend in Paris at Galerie Perrotin, NYC-based artist KAWS opened a new exhibition, Imaginary Friends, to massive international attention. Juxtapoz contributor made it to the opening, which featured some of the iconic KAWS pieces, and a very large, weeping Companion piece outside the gallery. 

Winter Illuminations: Light Festival in Japan

Juxtapoz // Monday, November 05, 2012
From now until March 31, 2013, you can see this incredible festival of LED lights, Winter Illuminations at Nabana no Sato, a botanical garden on the island of Nagashima in Japan. With this year's theme being nature, the highlight is an incredible tunnel of light with tens of thousands of LED lights.

Public Art From Rain

Juxtapoz // Monday, November 05, 2012
Polish-American sculptor and illustrator, Adam Nilewicz, cleverly created this silhouette of a tree by gluing large rubber stamp pieces to the brick wall and applying weatherproofing treatment to everything else. The image does not appear unless it rains or a timed series of lawn sprinklers turns on for around 20 minutes everyday to bring the tree to life.

An Aerial Before and After Hurricane Sandy

Juxtapoz // Monday, November 05, 2012
These aerial views of coast side communities before and after Hurricane Sandy roared across the East Coast offer impressive details of the power of the storm. Boats were moved from harbors into neighborhood streets, piers were demolished, roofs ripped off, and sand was pushed into and over blocks and blocks of homes.

The Work of Brooklyn's Erik Jones

Juxtapoz // Monday, November 05, 2012
Erik Jones is an artist and illustrator focusing on contemporary figure painting and cover illustration. His colorful abstractions and geometric configurations add an unexpected element to his portraits of topless beauties. Jones is based in Brooklyn, New York.

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