"The Fragile Beasts" Paper Sculpture

Juxtapoz // Thursday, January 30, 2014
17 undergraduate architecture students from Łódź University of Technology designed and constructed the Fragile Beasts sculpture using digital modeling software and scripts to break down the forms into shapes suitable for curved folding. "Curved folding isn't just the aesthetic, it's also the structure: it can lend substantial stiffness to fairly flimsy material."

Victor Castillo "Pure Pleasure" @ Merry Karnowsky Gallery, LA

Juxtapoz // Thursday, January 30, 2014
Following "Under Heavy Measures" last year, Victor Castillo (featured in our March, 2013 issue) returns to Merry Karnowsky Gallery with Pure Pleasure, featuring 12 black-and-white paintings on paper and a large-scale mural installation that emphasize the artist's deft hand and brilliant compositions. Pure Pleasure is a pause, a departure...

Mauricio Garrido & Claudia Peña "Sleeplessness" @ Merry Karnowsky Gallery, LA

Juxtapoz // Thursday, January 30, 2014
Mauricio Garrido and Claudia Peña will be opening an exhibition titled "Sleeplessness" at Merry Karnowsky Gallery in Los Angles tomorrow Saturday, Feburary 1st, 2014. Often described as Neo-Baroque, Garrido’s multi layered collages reference various media such as sculpture, collage, textiles and video art. Pena’s paintings show a index of images whose fragmented composition are...

Video: JR discusses his New York City Ballet Art Series project

Street Art // Thursday, January 30, 2014
Last week, the inaugural special performance and unveiling of photographer JR’s newest collaboration with the Lincoln Center for the New York City Ballet Art Series occurred and we’ve heard nothing but good things. Viewers saw several very different installations; most notable being the massive photograph of 80 ballet dancers on vinyl spread across the entire floor of the theater's lobby. 

Works from Javier Ruiz Flores

Illustration // Wednesday, January 29, 2014
California native illustrator Javier Ruiz Flores works with black ballpoint pen and adds color in a delicate and thoughtful way. In this series, Native American imagery is modernized and given a...

Austin McManus’s "Partner in Crime" prints with 1XRUN

Graffiti // Wednesday, January 29, 2014
"I took the original photograph that inspired the Partner in Crime series under a bridge near Yosemite National Park in California. There were layers of civilian graffiti on the wall and we decided to add some of our own. My friend Lauren had never used a spray can before and took a turn. I shot a few photos while she sprayed and I didn’t look at them for another year or so. I remember vividly how wide her smile was and how ecstatic she was after doing it. "

Sage Vaughn "Nobody's Home" @ Lazarides Rathbone, London

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Always excited to see a brand new body of work from an artist we have worked with closely over the years. Los Angeles-based Sage Vaughn is set to return and open "Nobody's Home," at Lazarides Rathbone in London on January 31, 2014. 

F.Scott Hess "Retrospective" @ Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Timed perfectly with our extensive feature on F. Scott Hess in the current issue of Juxtapoz, the artist will have a presentation of classic works at the Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery opening Feburary 2, 2014. Curated by Mike McGee, the show is a collaboration between CSU Fullerton, Begovich Gallery and LAMAG.

Update: The Faux 3D Work Of Ron van der Ende

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Ron van der Ende is a sculptor living in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. He specializes in wall mounted bas-reliefs constructed from found wood. He is a photorealistic sculptor using found wood! " Van der Ende's faux 3D perspective often has viewers convinced that his sculptures are paintings, clearly a testament to his skills...

The Work of Bill Durgin

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Bill Durgin's 'photographs reflect a fascination with the body as form. The complex figurations, undulating arrangements of flesh, as the body seems to collapse onto it self, image an almost abstracted figure lacking appendages and hair...  

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