Juxtapoz // Monday, December 01, 2014
Starting December 6 at the 63 Bluxome Street Gallery there will be an exciting installation by over 30 Bay Area artists. On display will be an installation including Paintings, Drawings, Sculpture, and other crafts all depicting Santa Claus’ counterpart the “Krampus.”
Graffiti // Sunday, November 30, 2014
Join Paul “Cavs” Cavalieri on a journey through graffiti history and the evolution of a major cultural landmark. In this account, Cavs shares his experiences under the Bronx’s East 238th Street bridge, which over the years has become a Bronx “Graffiti Hall of Fame,” through an astonishing, lifelong photographic diary.
Photography // Sunday, November 30, 2014
Roger May (b. 1975) is an Appalachian American photographer currently living in Raleigh, North Carolina. He was born in the Tug River Valley, located on the West Virginia and Kentucky state line, in the heart of what is commonly known as Hatfield and McCoy country.
Photography // Saturday, November 29, 2014
Not the most pleasant day outside and you rather stay in bed a little longer on this Saturday morning? Reely and Truly by Tyron Lebon is just what you need. This 30 -minute film shot on a variety of formats ((65mm, 35mm, super 16mm, 16mm, and super 8mm) investigates the psyche of contemporary photographers and their practices.
Juxtapoz // Friday, November 28, 2014
This magazine has spent the past half decade championing the merits of Public Art. Whether on a community-level, city-planning organization, or even nationally funded endowment, supporting contemporary muralism an Public Art initiatives should be a high priority for every city. Our belief is simple: art makes you feel good. Art makes you think. Art can make you connect with your surroundings, define a community's historical heritage, or enlighten its current state. And for the most part, cities are beginning to recognize the trend of highly talented artists who can transform the appearance of a locale and make it a little more engaging.
Graffiti // Friday, November 28, 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. Walter Yetman aka The Harsh Truth Of The Camera Eye delivers this week’s Los Angeles Scene Report.
Photography // Friday, November 28, 2014
David Schalliol's series Las Vegas - In the Shadow of the Strip focuses on the area of Las Vegas outside the strip. "The actual city of Las Vegas" Schalliol says "is increasingly overshadowed by its southern neighbor, the unincorporated area of Paradise, which is home to the most grandiose contemporary casinos.
Design // Friday, November 28, 2014
The Criterion Collection is the argument for owning "things," and by "things" we mean a library of DVDs that act like an art book collection or vinyl LP collection. They make the best films better, take forgotten cult classics and illuminate their importance, and put their carefully edited films in a historical perspective. And now, after years of preserving the concept of film, there is a new "Criterion Designs" book to capture the art behind the archival products.
Illustration // Friday, November 28, 2014
We love the direction this work is going. Danish illustrator Rune Christensen. Just great details, use of color, and great sense of the world around him. Apparently, according to his bio, he travels quite a bit, and some of the colors and patterns in his work really seems to be inspired by the movements around the globe.