Video: Dmote gets down in Mexico

Graffiti // Sunday, May 04, 2014
Dmote recently traveled to Mexico to celebrate the one year anniversary of Velvet Mexican Streets and got loose on some walls and on a van while he was there.

Sawe launches a website

Graffiti // Saturday, May 03, 2014
One of our favorite writers Sawe now has his own website. The site features not only Sawe's graffiti, but his murals and some cool animations as well. Great time killer for those boring days you're stuck in the office looking at the computer!

The work of Noell S. Oszvald

Photography // Saturday, May 03, 2014
With a shadowy and highly conceptual aesthetic, like the images of dreams upon awakening, Hungarian photographer Noell S. Oszvald presents powerful, surreal self-portraits rich in sentiment and composition. At 22-years-old her portfolio, although small, holds the sophistication of a photographer who has been established for years. 

video: MORE THAN THE RAINBOW - TRAILER

Photography // Friday, May 02, 2014
New York street photographer, Matt Weber, who will be gracing the pages of our printed magazine in an upcoming issue is the subject of new documentary from Dan Wechsler. As it chronicles the life and times of former cabbie Matt Weber, More Than The Rainbow becomes a vibrant conversation about the photographic medium, artistic expression and NYC. 

Kiripi Katembo's "Un Regard" photo series

Photography // Friday, May 02, 2014
Congelese photographer Kiripi Katembo Siku began his career as a painter before moving to photography, and this transition becomes all the more apparent in his portrayal of daily life in Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Entitled "Un Regard", Katembo captures the routines and vicissitudes of the denizens through reflections of dirty water and puddles, giving the series a painterly effect as if rendered from the hand of an impressionist. 

Mark Ryden, The Gay 90's: West @ Kohn Gallery

Juxtapoz // Friday, May 02, 2014
In the inaugural exhibition Mark Ryden, underscores his aesthetic forays into cultural kitsch through his exploration of the lost but not forgotten “Gay 90s”. Employing the visual trappings of the formally idealized 1890s in America—women dressed in satin skirts with large bows, large wheeled bicycles, Main St. USA, vaudevillian stages—Ryden recreates scenes from this marginalized slice of pop culture...

Tim Barber "Relations" @ Capricious 88 Gallery

Photography // Friday, May 02, 2014
Relations, Barber's most recent body of work, is a continuation of his ongoing photographic explorations. Culling from everyday life experience, Barber’s images reveal the subtle yet complex narratives hidden in seemingly mundane subject matter...

Yung Lenox "LA's Most Wanted" @ Gallery 1988 (West)

Juxtapoz // Friday, May 02, 2014
Yung Lenox, who we profiled in the September, 2013 issue of Juxtapoz Magazine, will be making his first major west coast debut at Gallery 1988 (West) on Thursday, May 8th, 2014. "The artist was not able to attend his own debut. He was at home. Asleep. It was past his bedtime. Probably due to the fact he was six years old. The Yung God, who is now seven, happens to be my son. There are two ways my dude does these drawings...

Fred Tomaselli "Current Events" @ James Cohan Gallery

Juxtapoz // Friday, May 02, 2014
For Fred Tomaselli, art has psychotropic properties; it creates a pathway to altering and rearranging our perceptions of reality. Over the course of a career that spans three decades, Tomaselli has transformed his daily life and many obsessions—gardening, birding, fly-fishing, recreational drugs into mind-bending, consciousness-expanding paintings...

Derek Weisberg "Saving | Face" @ Lyons Wier Gallery, NY

Juxtapoz // Friday, May 02, 2014
Saving | Face is the first commercial gallery solo exhibition from California transplant Derek Weisberg. Weisberg has been making sculpture in ceramics for over 20 years, and earned a BFA in ceramics, at California College of Arts and Crafts, in 2005. Weisberg spent the early part of his career cutting his teeth on the Left Coast...