Nick Cave @ Boston ICA, Boston

Juxtapoz // Thursday, February 06, 2014
As Juxtapoz is preparing our special print edition feature with the Chicago-based artist Nick Cave, we were excited that we got a chance to meet up with him in Boston prior to opening. But that is for another day... we are here to tell you to go and see Cave's new exhibition at the Boston ICA. Cave is famous for his his “Soundsuits”: full-body outfits crafted from discarded objects found in antique shops and flea markets.

Teaser: Cody Hudson x Case Studyo "Vibes MeltDown 2043"

Design // Thursday, February 06, 2014
Cody Hudson has long been a favorite designer and artist around these Juxtapoz parts, and Case Studyo's special artist edition projects tend to be some of our favorite collectibles on the market these days. Put these two together, get yourself a teaser video, and you have yourself a vibe maker. Literally.... 

New Book: "In the Good Name of the Company," Colby Printing Company in focus

Design // Thursday, February 06, 2014
One of our favorite purchases from the weekend at the LA Art Book Fair was a copy of Picture Box Inc's (in conjunction with ForYourArt) wonderful book, "In the Good Name of the Company: Artworks and ephemera produced by or in tandem with the Colby Printing Company." Long an iconic visual look of Southern California that has traveled the globe, we have long admired the history of the Colby brand, and have wanted to see a nice comprehensive history of its aesthetic. And now there is one... 

The Works of Samantha Wall

Juxtapoz // Thursday, February 06, 2014
We just ran into the works of Samantha Wall this morning, a Korean born, Portland-based fine artist who creates portraits of distress. One of her series, Partially Severed, "uses the female body as a site of struggle between subjective narrative and representations of women in Asian horror cinema." Like we said, distress. 

Jane Perkins Uses Found Objects to Re-Create Artwork

Juxtapoz // Thursday, February 06, 2014
Using toys, buttons, shells, beads, jewelry, and a plethora of other found objects, UK-based artist Jane Perkins re-creates everything from impressionist art to famous portraits and photos. Perkins adds no color to her work, the pieces are simply arranged by their size, shape, and color!

Pow! Wow! Hawaii: Exploring The New Contemporary Movement

Juxtapoz // Thursday, February 06, 2014
Pow! Wow!: Exploring The New Contemporary Movement will be a special exhibition at the Honolulu Museum of Art School curated by Andrew Hosner from Thinkspace. Opening February 8th, 2014 and running through the 15th, the exhibition features 2 x 2' works from Andrew Schoultz, Curiot, Dabs Myla, Joram Roukes, Low Bros, Seth Globepainter, Soey Milk and many more...

Malika Favre: The Kama Sutra from A to Z

Erotica // Thursday, February 06, 2014
Words from Malika Favre: "I am a French illustrator based in London. My approach to illustration is about paring things down as much as possible. I try and get to the essence of my subject by using...

Paintings by Cindy Tower

Juxtapoz // Thursday, February 06, 2014
'Painting from direct observation in relatively high-risk and difficult environments, Tower often brings along a body guard. Obviously not shy of a challenge, Tower enthusiastically tackles her subject matter with a die-hard scrutiny...

Sarah Folkman "The Burden of Adoration" @ Corey Helford Gallery

Juxtapoz // Thursday, February 06, 2014
On Saturday, February 15th, CHG Circa will present “The Burden Of Adoration” the highly emotive and captivating works of Los Angeles artist Sarah Folkman, her first solo show with the gallery. Folkman is recognized for using exotic woods as her canvas and for infusing nature and the female figure. . .  

March 2014 On Sale Now: Psychedelic Poster Art + more

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, February 05, 2014
All 2014 long, Juxtapoz will be looking back at our roots, celebrating our 20th year with a mixture of history and the contemporary. For the March 2014 issue, we look at how Juxtapoz was born out of 1960's Psychedelic experimentation, from the art and groundbreaking imagery created by some of San Francisco's finest poster artists...  

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