The World of Jenks

Graffiti // Sunday, May 13, 2012
Although we may have posted this before, we felt it needed to be revisited based on it being one of the most unique pieces we have ever seen.  Welcome to the strange world that is Jenks Town.

The Work of Juan F. Leguizamon

Juxtapoz // Sunday, May 13, 2012
Juan F. Leguizamon is an interactive art director specializing in illustration, design and motion graphics. Juan is based in San Francisco, Ca. His illustrations are witty and humorous as are the animations he puts together... these drawings aren't just doodles anymore.

Mural in Brest, France

Street Art // Sunday, May 13, 2012
A calm painterly mural located in Brest, France painted by an unknown artist. Anyone have a guess?

Derek Ballard's Very NSFW, Work

Juxtapoz // Sunday, May 13, 2012
Comic artist and illustrator extraordinaire Derek Ballard thrusts you into the weekend with some of my top erotic picks. Bright and risque, the work of Ballard is easily recognizable with his tight, geometric, signature style and appeal. Ballard lives and breathes in Florida.

"(Invisible) Relic" @ Park Life Gallery

Juxtapoz // Saturday, May 12, 2012
Tonight in San Francisco, Park Life Gallery will be hosting a group exhibition curated by local curator, publisher, and artist, Andrew McClintock.  The show entitled “(Invisible) Relic”, examines works by two generations of California Conceptual Artists working with performative actions and re-appropriated objects in a variety of mediums including video, photographic, audio, sculpture and performance.

Homemade Rainbows by Michael Jones McKean

Juxtapoz // Saturday, May 12, 2012
Coined by Hyperallergic as "instant happiness", artist Michael Jones McKean's project The Rainbow: Principles of Light and Shapes Between Forms has achieved the phenomenological triumph of creating manmade colorful arcs in the sky.

New Mural by Xuan Alyfe

Street Art // Saturday, May 12, 2012
Spanish artist, Xuan Alyfe, has been creating some very surreal murals using eclectic imagery.  This newest one is among the strangest yet.

Birds in Britain (In Legos) by DeTomaso Pantera

Juxtapoz // Saturday, May 12, 2012
We can't identify specific birds of Britain, we need Wikipedia for that. But now that we see DeTomaso Pantera's bird of Britain series, made from Lego bricks, we still sort of need Wikipedia to identify the birds of Britain. But we have colorful examples to go by.

Animal Prints by Ber Arce

Juxtapoz // Saturday, May 12, 2012
Animal Print is the new animal print. Always in fashion but never completely loved or hated, leopards and zebras take part of every season. Of course, the animal print is here to stay, it has been here before fashion itself. Animalia is an editorial shoot by Ber Arce for the Weather Chanel.

Chalk to Board by Dana Tanamachi

Juxtapoz // Saturday, May 12, 2012
Dana Tanamachi’s creates some amazing chalk drawn type, the old fashioned way- hand to chalk to board. Even cooler are the time lapse videos of her process in action, like this one for the Nagging Doubt Viognier wine label. Art Direction by Bernie Hadley-Beauregard & Laurie Millotte of Brandever.