Another Look: Patrick Krzyzanowski's Watercolors

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, December 31, 2014
For anybody who is sitting at their desk, needing a little humor, nostalgia, and glam wrestling, then the watercolor works of Patrick Krzyzanowski will definitely put you in a good mood. "Professional wrestling is multi-faceted and complex..."

Art exhibitions inspired by the film "Inherent Vice" @ Ace Hotel

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Ace Hotel and Warner Bros. Pictures have partnered to curate a series of art shows inspired by Paul Thomas Anderson’s psychedelic surf noir Inherent Vice (in theaters nationwide on Friday, January 9th. The Inherent Vice art shows will open to the public simultaneously at Ace Hotel Downtown Los Angeles and Ace Hotel New York on Tuesday, January 6.

Installations by Jee Young Lee

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Korean artist Jee Young Lee creates beautiful dreamscapes in her Seoul studio space. Constructing every last detail by hand, she perfectly composes everything for a photograph, a self portrait of sorts that gives us insight into her vibrant imagination.

The Work of Samira Hodaei

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, December 31, 2014
The works of the Iranian artist Samira Hodaei remind the viewer of writings of Persian poetry. Haunting, double-edged, rich in symbolism and complexity. But clearly the most distinctive feature of the artist’s oeuvre is to be found in her unusual technique. Samira Hodaei applies meticulously tiny dots of glass paint to the canvas millimeter for millimeter that are based on photographs...

Agenda: Emerge Conference w/ Shepard Fairey, Bob Hurley, and more

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Agenda Emerge is a creative and brand building conference featuring today's most iconic creative directors, industry leaders and entrepreneurs in the youth marketplace. A highly curated platform where industry insights and business intricacies are shared. Agenda MErge will take place on January 6th, 2014 in Long Beach, CA and will feature a heavy-hitting line-up of speakers including Shepard Fairey, Tinker Hatfield...

The Joy of Montana Life

Photography // Tuesday, December 30, 2014
In his series “Montana Life”, photographer Jason Lindsey gives us a glimpse into the wild west side of Montana living. Through the use of photographic triptychs and diptychs, Lindsey not only romanticizes the lives he portrays, but also exposes the camaraderie and love that exists within the communities he photographs. 

May the Road Rise to Meet You

Photography // Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Following her father, a traveling salesman, on his trips around the country, American photographer Sara Macel created the body of work May the Road Rise to Meet You. Exploring the life of someone alone on the road, Macel dissects the changing nature of what "the road" really means. 

Best of 2014: Cleon Peterson, October Cover Artist

Vault // Tuesday, December 30, 2014
These paintings are violent, rampant with murder, rape and brutality, all the things envisioned when thinking of a Gestapo past or some distant Orwellian vision. Upon looking at these paintings or anything that physically disturbs us, there is always a hesitancy to acknowledge the present. The “right now” is rarely considered, yet we all know violence and intimidation aren’t just the products of secret war missions and totalitarian aspirations...

Best of 2014: Pink, A series by Prue Stent

Erotica // Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Let's take a moment to celebrate the color pink, in all its glory, in all its rare use in the natural world or art in general. For some reason, seeing this great series of Pink by Melbourne's Prue Stent made us realize just how rare pjnk is used, or better yet, how rare it is that pink is used well. From Staged Photography, "The themes of her photography center around femininity and the struggle of identity in women. The color pink is used to represent femininity either physically or emotionally throughout her work."

In the Magazine: Rachell Sumpter & Jacob Magraw

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Escaping to the beautiful landscape of Puget Sound, the collaborative efforts of Sumpter and Magraw have turned nature into technicolor explosions.