Erotica // Monday, April 27, 2015
From Neil Craver's series, Underwater Nude Rock Quarry: "This photographic series is visual voyage of metamorphosis; into the Subconscious waters of the mind. The ultimate metaphysical quest into the undercurrent of consciousness."
Juxtapoz // Monday, April 27, 2015
London artist Super Future Kid is not running for president but we would consider voting for her, simply because her paintings are dazzling and bewildering. Youth, mystery, strangeness, the occult, spirituality and myths are all themes mentioned in her artist statement, which sums up her symbology.
Juxtapoz // Monday, April 27, 2015
If you've ever wished you could gaze up into the sky and see a giant flying gummy bear, artist Esther Pearl Watson has got you covered. We featured her work back in 2012 and have been fans forever. Like her signature narrative paintings of flying saucers inspired by her dad's inventions, she is exploring ideas about spacecraft through these fun photographs made by sticking candy to a car windshield. She just released a new print...
Photography // Sunday, April 26, 2015
Space 1026 is pleased to announce Build Us A Path, a solo exhibition with Los Angeles-based photographer Clint Woodside. As a former member of Space 1026 for over 8 years, Woodside is honored to be returning to Philadelphia to showcase over 30 new works in the influential gallery and collective. Build Us A Path weaves Woodside’s documentarian style of photography with archival photographs, creating a landscape that is powerfully familiar yet vague and distant.
Graffiti // Sunday, April 26, 2015
Remio just dropped some prints over at 1x Run and made this video to accommodate the release where he paints with Haeler, Begr, Kuma, Pear, and Meme in negative degree temperatures in the Motor City. Check out the video and if you have some money burning a hole in your pocket make sure to pick up a print before they're all gone!
Juxtapoz // Sunday, April 26, 2015
Being that some of us on staff just got back from Japan, and one of those staff members quite enjoying a few different varieties of sake, this trailer for "The Birth of Saké" loooks very appealing (not to mention beautiful). ItsNiceThat reports that director Erik Shirai "went to live among the workers at the 144-year-old Yoshida Brewery in northern Japan during the gruelling six month stints during which the 2000-year-old brewing process takes place." Watch the trailer!
Photography // Saturday, April 25, 2015
In his series Be HAPPY!, Russian photographer Igor Samolet closely follows a group of young Russian protagonists as they party through the night in condemned buildings, capturing rampant alcohol and drug use, reckless violence and destruction, and meaningless sex.
Street Art // Saturday, April 25, 2015
French street artist and all around art megastar JR has his film, Les Bosquets, is showing at the Tribeca Film Festival all week, and in the meantime, the NY Times created a timelapse of JR's new street mural near the Flatiron Building in Manhattan. The short timelapse was shot in conjunction with the Walking New York issue of The New York Times Magazine.
Raymond Pettibon "From my bumbling attempt to write a disastrous musical, these illustrations muyst suffice" @ Regen Projects, LAJuxtapoz // Friday, April 24, 2015
Regen Projects is pleased to announce From my bumbling attempt to write a disastrous musical, these illustrations muyst suffice, an exhibition of new work by Raymond Pettibon (cover artist of our issue n100 from back in 2009).. This marks the artist’s tenth solo presentation since joining the gallery in 1993.