"Larry Sultan: Here and Home" @ LACMA, Los Angeles

Photography // Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Larry Sultan: Here and Home is the first retrospective of California photographer Larry Sultan (1946–2009). The exhibition includes more than 200 photographs ranging from Sultan's conceptual and collaborative works of the 1970s to his solo works in the decades following. 

Scene Report: Bay Area

Graffiti // Tuesday, November 18, 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. MrxClownxFace delivers this week’s Bay Area Scene Report.

Rebecca Drolen's "Hair Pieces"

Photography // Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Rebecca Drolen's Hair Pieces is a carefully crafted series dealing with society's complex relationship with hair. Her images dissect the complicated views we have on female body hair, finding the line between "the beautiful and the grotesque."

Sarah Moore’s “Expanse”

Photography // Tuesday, November 18, 2014
From 2007 to 2011, photographer Sarah Moore visually explored her native state of South Dakota. In her series “Expanse”, she used the landscape to explore her relationships with her family and her own issues with loneliness. Moore shows an intimacy through distance and places herself within the vast landscape to emphasize her feelings of isolation and visually draws the viewer into the never-ending terrain that surrounds her. 

Sketches from Anton Vill

Illustration // Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Some of the greatest creative finds are in an artist's sketchbook. Estonian artist Anton Vill demonstrates technical talent and a certain effortlessness in these works. There is nothing like a detailed drawing...

Michelle Guintu's Obsession

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Michelle Guintu has a highly anticipated show coming up at New Image Art on December 13. She re-imagines '80s and '90s pop culture icons in a unique way, depicting luminaries that range from Tupac to Ronald McDonald. "When she was around six years old, Michelle asked her mom to draw something; she drew a flower. Little Michelle fell in love. 

Hideya Kawakita's 70s Tokyo Subway Posters

Design // Tuesday, November 18, 2014
During the mid-70s there was a series of posters in Tokyo that featured appropriations of iconic western icons and promoted proper subway etiquette. The posters ran from 1974 to 1982 and were the work of Hideya Kawakita, a graphic designer who had a huge imace on the image of Tokyo's subway.

Nigel Stanford Makes Sound Visible In Music Video

Music // Tuesday, November 18, 2014
New Zealand musician Nigel Stanford has come out with a music video for his newest song, Cymatics, the first single from his latest album, Solar Echoes. In this fun and fascinating video are a series of experiments that show the way sound waves affect different types of matter, like water, sand and gas.

F. Scott Hess Book Release

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, November 18, 2014
As Issued Art + Design Bookstore and Laguna College of Art and Design (LCAD) alongside the Orange County Museum of Art (OCMA) are hosting the release and public book signing with associate professor of Fine Art Painting - F. Scott Hess on Friday, November 21st. He will be signing his recently published retrospective book from 7- 9pm for the public in attendance. 

Dietmar Eckell’s Abandoned Planes

Photography // Monday, November 17, 2014
When photographer Dietmar Eckell began wondering what happens to planes forced to make emergency landings in remote locations, he decided to embark on a world wide exploration into locating them and photographing them. From Canada to the Sahara, Eckell captures how each plane is morphing with nature and becoming an intriguing part of the natural landscape in the series titled “Happy End”.