Surreal Erotica by Czech artist, Karel Teige

Erotica // Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Not only a Czech essayist, Dadaist, and influential leader of the Czech Surrealist, as well as an architect, painter, writer, social activist, a key figure of typographic aesthetics ... Karel Teige was all of these things, but today we will focus on the more erotic works. His collection of collages were both provocative and surreal, and show Teige as not only a talented artist, but adept at social criticism as well. 

Scene Report: Detroit

Graffiti // Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Each week we feature updates on current graffiti scenes in a number of major U.S. cities with the help of a few select photographers. German Friday delivers this week’s Detroit Scene Report.

Influences: Égrégore @ Yves Laroche, Montreal

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Starting his namesake gallery in 1991, Yves Laroche has become one of the preeminent ambassadors of what is an international art movement of outsiders turned definers. Illustrating its vast historical perspective and contemporary foresight, the Yves Laroche Galerie d’Art will open Égrégore on October 30, 2014 with a massive group show that not only tells the story of Pop Surrealism, but of contemporary art itself. 

Low Bros for EL-P & Killer Mike's "Tag The Jewels"

Street Art // Tuesday, October 28, 2014
El-P and Killer Mike just dropped their highly anticipated new album "Run the Jewels 2" and as part of the launch the group invited over 30 artists across 6 continents to remix the iconic album cover art by Nick Gazin of two opposing hands, one forming a gun, the other holding a chain. Here is Berlin-based Low Bros (featured in our October 2013 issue) version!

Elbow-Toe "Liner Notes" @ R. Jampol Projects, NYC

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, October 28, 2014
We have been huge fans of Elbow-Toe for years, with both his street work and recent fine art output being some really standout bodies of work. Through November 2, 2014, the artist has a show up at R. Jampol Projects, "Liner Notes," featuring and expanding upon Elbow-Toe's sketchbook works.

video: Kaput in NYC

Graffiti // Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Converse Cons has released a new video shot by Will Robinson Scott that focuses on Canadian graffiti writer and illustrator, Kaput (Featured in our September 2011 issue) following him on a nostalgic trip through the concrete jungle of NYC. Kaput gives some insight on what keep his spray finger motivated and reminisces about the city of lights that continues to be a source of inspiration.

Wilderness Living

Photography // Tuesday, October 28, 2014
In her series “We’re Young, Wild and Treeplanters”, Montreal-based photographer Sara Hini documents the lives of tree planters in the Canadian wilderness and the environments that they surround themselves with.

Paintings by Gabriel Grun

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, October 28, 2014
'Gabriel Grun, born in 1978 in Buenos Aires, has exhibited at Art Madrid, ArteBA, and the Cultural Center of Recoleta, Buenos Aires, among numerous other renowned spaces and galleries. He was only trained formally for a brief period before breaking away from a constrictive educational system that he finds contrary to his style as an artist.'

Drawings by Joe Biel

Illustration // Tuesday, October 28, 2014
This morning we take a look at the drawings of Los Angeles-based artist Joe Biel. His most recent work has increased both in scale and complexity, addressing a theme of poetic collision between beauty and the (sometimes cruel) absurdity of the contemporary world. "This collision produces a variety of situations, ranging from the ridiculous to the sublime, all of which reveal a vulnerable sense of humanity."

The Work of Hayv Kahraman

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, October 28, 2014
To Iraqi artist Hayv Kahraman, "the body as object and as subject has a central function within his work."  Kahraman's paintings explore the victimization and displacement of women and 'social spatiality in which notions of hybridity, Diaspora and the third space are prevalent."

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