100 Years Of Olympic Logos

Design // Tuesday, February 18, 2014
  In today's design world we're seeing a lot reference and inspiration coming from logos and marks that once were. Looking back at 100 years of Olympic logos things weren't always great type-treaments and ever-so-slightly distressed...

C215 "Back to Black" @ Stolenspace Gallery, London

Street Art // Tuesday, February 18, 2014
There is no question that C215 is one of the most unique and accomplished stencil artists working today, who had dedicated himself to both getting stencils on the streets of Europe as well as developing a gallery career. "Back to Black" is C215's first show at Stolenspace in London, and our friend Butterfly shot some photos from the opening... 

Juxtapoz Psychedelic Dance Party @ Madrone Art Bar, SF

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, February 18, 2014
This Wednesday evening, at 9:30PM at Madrone Art Bar in San Francisco, Juxatpoz will have a special celebration of our Psychedelic 1960's issue with a "Juxtapoz Psychedelic Dance Party" with DJ Sonny Phono. Come down, free admission, 21+, listen to some good tunes, dance a little, have a cocktail, Uber home, say hi to the staff, whatever you want... but come to our special issue release gathering this Wednesday, February 19, at 9:30PM.

Another Look at the Drawings of Oldřich Kulhánek

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Oldřich Kulhánek is a Czech painter, graphic designer, illustrator, stage designer and pedagogue passed away last January. In 1917 he was arrested by the Secret Police and imprisoned for 'defamation of the allied socialist states.' His distorted portrait of Stalin and other graphics were considered 'ideologically dangerous.' Kulhánek created the design for the current Czech banknotes and postage stamps.

Drawings by Zachari Logan

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Zachari Logan was born in 1980 in Saskatoon (Canada) where he currently lives and works. He paints and draws his own body as subject, engaging personal narratives that contradict and question existing notions of masculine representation. As a queer man interested in the vocabulary of realist figurative painting and drawing, his body is catalyst for his fascination with masculine stereotypic portrayals.

Psychedelic 1960s: The Photographs of Grant Jacobs

Photography // Tuesday, February 18, 2014
We loved Grant Jacobs’ candid chronicles of 60’s rock stars and  their free concerts in the park, and three pages weren’t enough. A lifelong sailor and sojourner with a love for Nepal, Tibet, India and Mexico, Grant has documented all those travels, but we want more  seldom seen moments with  these musical icons and the places where these legends were created.

A 30 foot Star Wars Tapestry by Aled Lewis

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, February 18, 2014
This 30 foot long tapestry by London-based artist Aled Lewis tells the story of Star Wars beginning with Episode one all the way through Episode 6. The tapestry features quotes from the films written in Aurebesh and all the main characters. The hand-stiched tapestry, The Coruscant Tapestry, is currently on display at Gallery 1988 in Los Angeles.

View Artwork in Extreme Detail at The Google Art Project

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, February 18, 2014
We recently re-discovered the Google Art Project his weekend, a colletion which features extremely high-resolution images of art works from museums in over 40 contries, allowing the viewer to zoom in and view them in extreme detail. The feature is part of the Google Cultural Insitute...

Baroque style paintings from Roberto Ferri

Erotica // Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Italian artist Roberto Ferri is deeply inspired by Baroque painters. Roberto has applied this classic style of painting to what some would call more modern and provocative scenes. The drama and grandeur of these pieces are consistent with...

Nicole Coson's "Spirit Captures"

Illustration // Monday, February 17, 2014
Nicole Coson's series entitled "Spirit Captures" explores the use of mono-prints. Named appropriately, Nicole's black and white portraits are detailed enough for us to grasp the essence of her subject. This series draws upon Nicole's Filipino...

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