Best of 2014: Clarity Haynes' "The Breast Portrait Project

Juxtapoz // Friday, December 12, 2014
The large-scale paintings I am currenty working on come out of a decade-and-a-half long feminist art project. The Breast Portrait Project exists in the intersections of art and social intervention, merging drawing, painting, artist book production, documentary photography, and writing. My work is a subversion of traditional purposes of portraiture, with a focus on making discoveries and facilitating transformation in my subjects, myself, and in communities of viewers...

A'Design Awards: Packaging Design

Design // Friday, December 12, 2014
As you have seen on the site over the past few weeks, the Juxtapoz staff has been looking through all the finalists for the various categories in the A'Design Awards. In summary "In a world where there are millions of products and designs launch each year, the award was born out of the desire to underline the best designs and well designed products." Today, we look at some really awesome ideas for packaging design, which could be anything from Coca Cola cans, wine bottles, rum bottles, cookies, and some really good branding for meats and fish. 

PES's "Submarine Sandwich"

Juxtapoz // Friday, December 12, 2014
PES, the Academy Award nominated artist behind some of our favorite stop-motion films including Roof Sex and Fresh Guacamole, is back with his latest titled "Submarine Sandwich." Watch a football, baseball glove, socks, and other delicious items are sliced and added to a sandwich.

Art School Skateboards

Juxtapoz // Friday, December 12, 2014
Artschool Skateboards began about six years ago as a need-to-do-something-more-artsy in the skateboard world. Founders Jeff Talbot and Mark Kowalchuk felt that skatebaord decks were loosing the individual artistic expression that had once identified a brand or a rider. Instead of focusing strickly on their riders like most companies, Artschool chose to emphasize pro model artist series graphics.

Scene Report: New York - Sure Tribute

Graffiti // Thursday, December 11, 2014
Each week we feature updates on current graffiti scenes in a number of major U.S. cities with the help of a few select photographers. Ray Mock aka Carnage NYC delivers this week’s  New York Scene Report with a special edition in tribute to Sure.

The Juxtapoz Holiday Gift Guide

Juxtapoz // Thursday, December 11, 2014
Yes, it's that time of year again. The time where you get to send direct links to your parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, girlfriends, boyfriends, brothers, and sisters to let them know EXACTLY what you want for Christmas and the holidays. The Juxtapoz staff sat down and compiled a list of the things we sent to our respective group of present-givers and wanted to share our personal wants with you. So without further ado, here is the Juxtapoz Holiday Gift Guide. 

Nudes and Photos by Seoul's RangBang

Erotica // Thursday, December 11, 2014
We are just loving this series of black and white photos from Seoul, South Korea's RangBang, aka Sanghyeok Bang. Just a fantastic sense of light and shadows, sexual and voyeurtistc black and whites that hypnotize you as you gaze and wander through the series. 

Stephen Orlando's photographic light paintings

Photography // Thursday, December 11, 2014
Ontario-based photographer Stephen Orlando is known for his fascination with human movement. He uses programmable LED light sticks and attaches them onto things such as kayak paddles, people, and other objects in order to translate the movement into photographic light paintings. 

Best of 2014: Casey Gray in the March Issue

Vault // Thursday, December 11, 2014
We're looking forward to what San Francisco-based artist Casey Gray has in store for us in 2015. We talked to him back in the March issue where he reflected on growing up in California and then again in September issue ahead of his "Of Land & Sea" exhibit at Circuit 12 Gallery in Dallas, TX. Here is his March interview, enjoy!

Best of 2014: Milo Manara's Erotic Comics (NSFW)

Erotica // Thursday, December 11, 2014
Milo Manara is an Italian comic book writer and artist known best for his domination over the erotic medium. He specializes in the representation of elegant, beautiful women caught up in unlikely and fantastical erotic scenarios...

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