New Envelople Portraits by Mark Powell

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, September 12, 2012
After having rotated through a hundred jobs or so, U.K. Based artist Mark Powell, enrolled in University courses by sheer accident. After viewing there studio facilities, he decided to do art full-time. Since then, he has been able to capture the world as he sees it everyday.

Feature: Dabs Myla in Conversation with The Yok

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Dabs Myla's big 'Marvelous Expeditions' recently opened to a huge response at Thinkspace. The Australian artistic duo have taken full ownership of the gallery with the exhibit centered around an interactive installation created with close friend Greg "Craola" Simkins that found patrons smiling and enjoying themselves all evening long. Today, they speak with The Yok.

The Works of Mexico's Raudiel Sañudo

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Raudiel Sañudo is a Mexican artist with a background and studies in graphic design. His folk work plays with Mexican popular culture and also includes contemporary elements and iconography. Part of his early works are reminiscent of the famous votive paitnings in Mexico.

Raking Light Projects

Tattoo // Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Raking Light Projects is an online contemporary art gallery that specializes in the sale of original art and collectible prints created by skilled tattoo artists. Based in Los Angeles, CA, the online gallery exhibits artwork from an array of internationally recognized artists with a background in or relationship to tattooing...

The Work of MTO

Street Art // Tuesday, September 11, 2012
Berlin-based artist, MTO, sent over photographs of two recent walls he painted in Rennes, France. We were unfamiliar with the artist’s work and pleasantly surprised while browsing through his portfolio. Attached is a video documenting the process of these newest walls.

Studio Visit: Sam Kieth

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, September 11, 2012
The first time I visited Sam Kieth's studio, about 10 years ago, he shared cubicle space directly above The Spaghetti Factory. And he had a janitor. The last time I ventured up to Sam Kieth's studio, 6 years later, he was literally working (comfortably, might I add) in a duct-tape-wrapped mummy of a chair in an underground hideout in the forests of Placerville, CA. By underground I mean UNDERGROUND. There was dirt on top of the ceiling...

XCIA's Street Art Project: iPad App

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, September 11, 2012
The story of Hank O'Neal isn't just that he just quit the CIA (yes, he is literally, Mr xCIA) to shoot street art, or to produce hundreds of jazz albums, or to edit and organize wonderful literary compilations for such modern giants like Djuna Barnes, or that his apartment sits in the heart of SoHo and therefore on the precipise of the emergence of graffiti and street art culture in North America for the past three decades...

Opening: Steve Powers "A Word is Worth a Thousand Pictures" @ Joshua Liner Gallery, NYC

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, September 11, 2012
We had the pleasure to be visit the opening of the most recent exhibition of Stephen Powers, aka ESPO, at the Joshua Line Gallery in NYC. A Word is Worth a Thousand Pictures is a wonderful translation of Powers' love of sign-painting, images, and colors. The pieces are made of enamel on aluminum with type, graphics and bright pigments, where Powers constructs a unique personal language that speaks to all.

The Art of NC Winters

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, September 11, 2012
Too often in our genre an artist is sprung into the spotlight too early, before they've been able to properly grow, develop their technique and actually experience being a gallery artist as a real job. We've been showing N.C. Winters at Gallery1988 for almost 7 years now, and there is no one we've shown who's been able to improve and benefit from that process more than him.

IN L.A.: Gold Coast @ THIS Los Angeles Gallery

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, September 11, 2012
  We stopped by THIS Los Angeles for the opening reception of Gold Coast, an exhibition of new works by San Francisco based artists Daniel Gibson and Mike Bertino. The show's theme is around the idea of California, and the "vortex that happens between this kind of ambition and the illusion of indifferent coolness that bastardizes everything it comes in contact with."

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