Secret Identities: Superheroes and Selfhood @ Driscoll Babcock Gallery

Juxtapoz // Monday, August 10, 2015
There is one week left to check out a show about superheroes at Driscoll Babcock Gallery in New York. Closing August 14, the show includes works that are playful on the surface but dive deep into notions of identity

Anna Jensen’s Psychological Landscapes

Juxtapoz // Monday, August 10, 2015
Anna Jensen makes quite a scene and we’re into it. The imagery in her paintings is uncanny, real and surreal at the same time. It’s absurd, and also somehow believable. The mystery is thick in these paintings, and although you’ll never figure out how Mr. Rogers ended up in the back of a Chevy truck on 4th of July with an empty bottle of Rough Rider whiskey nearby, the image will stick with you.

"Danny's Lot" by Jocko Weyland published by Dashwood

Photography // Sunday, August 09, 2015
"Danny’s Lot is a compendium of color photographs taken over a two-year period of a truly remarkable temporary autonomous zone situated on the shores of the famously befouled Gowanus Canal, a domain benevolently and mischievously ruled over by the eponymous Danny Tinneny of the title. 

Lords Crew in Linz, Austria

Graffiti // Sunday, August 09, 2015
Members of Lords Crew in Austria were recently joined by San Francisco writer Quake to paint a massive mural to an area called Mural Harbor in Linz Austria. Quake explains how the Lords crew have grown from a bay area based crew to how they met members Fader, Nychos, Shue77, Phekt, and Shed who helped expand the crew into Europe.

Eamonn Doyle's "ON" book

Photography // Saturday, August 08, 2015
Printed in an edition of 999, photographer Eamonn Doyle’s newest publication “On” is a large collection of street portraits from Dublin city centre all shot in black and white. 

video: Bay Area Graffiti #2 by Fresh Paint

Graffiti // Saturday, August 08, 2015
Fresh Paint just dropped their second installment of their Bay Area graffiti series. Featuring over 30 minutes of bombing from writers such as Pemex, Vic20, and Eric.   

Luke Pelletier "Tourist Seizin'" @ New Image Art, LA

Juxtapoz // Friday, August 07, 2015
After living and going to school in Chicago for a few years, Luke Pelletier went back to his rural-tourist-driven-hometown, Brevard, North Carolina, for a few months to make the work for his first solo in over three years. Living in a tourist town for much of his life, he has been heavily influenced by seasonal economies, as well as the multi-level relationships, dependence and resentment, between tourists and locals.

The Phantasmal Imagery of Tommy Nease

Photography // Friday, August 07, 2015
Seattle-based photographer Tommy Nease’s work explores surreal and supernatural themes with an illusory aesthetic. Similarly to the artist Chris Bucklow, Nease often portrays his subjects as illuminated, translucent bodies. Nease’s work pertains to the horror/macabre genre and his work can be interpreted to contain themes of death and exorcism.

Book & job 3-year anniversary show

Photography // Friday, August 07, 2015
Tomorrow, Book & Job Gallery in San Francisco will be celebrating their 3-year anniversary with a group show of friends and families work. Being a solid supporter of the local photography talent in San Francisco, we only hope for continued success and more great shows in their future.

An update with Blief

Graffiti // Friday, August 07, 2015
Today we check in on what Bay Area graffiti writer, Blief from HCM Crew has been up to in the spray department.


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