Photographs by David Ellingsen

Juxtapoz // Monday, November 04, 2013
Canadian artist David Ellinsen's series Future Imperfect  "questions if our seemingly blunted instinct of self-preservation will overcome the entrenched, destructive cultural norms," the removal of man from his natural environment.

Update: Paper collages by Eiko Ojala

Juxtapoz // Monday, November 04, 2013
This morning we check in with Estonian illustrator, graphic designer, and art director Eiko Ojala. Eiko lives in Tallinn, Estonia and is back with some more fantastic paper cutting work!

Paintings by Istvan Nyari

Juxtapoz // Monday, November 04, 2013
This morning we take a look at the bizarre, surreal paintings of Budapest and London-based artist Istvan Nyari. In his work, Nyari always searches for topics and situations that could happen in real life but for whatever reason they don't or calling to life lifeless subjects such as puppets.

Newsprint Paintings by Gabriel Vormstein

Juxtapoz // Monday, November 04, 2013
Berlin-based artist Gabriel Vormstein draws and paints on sheets of newsprint, of mostly four newspaper double-spreads glued together. His effortless watercolor sketches appear minimal but are rich in detail. The female figure is central to his work, often appropriating them from their original source whether it be Egon Schiele, Modigliani, or others…

Music Video: Portugal. The Man "Modern Jesus" (Mike D Remix)

Music // Sunday, November 03, 2013
We have worked with both Portugal. The Man and Mike D's Beastie Boys in the past (the latter an entire issue earlier this year), and we loved that both Mike and the Portugal guys teamed up for a remix of their "Modern Jesus" track. And, we just saw, there is a music video... enjoy some Sunday tunes... 

video and photos: Ian Strange 'SUBURBAN' Exhibition

Street Art // Sunday, November 03, 2013
Since 2011, New York-based artist, Ian Strange, has worked with a film crew and volunteers in Ohio, Detroit, Alabama, New Jersey, New York and New Hampshire to create, photograph and film seven site specific interventions incorporating suburban homes. In late July, the National Gallery of Victoria in Melbourne, Australia held an exhibition entitled “Suburban”...

Picturesque Los Angeles...

Graffiti // Sunday, November 03, 2013
There is flawless formula when you combine the delectable ingredients of burned out cars and graffiti. It’s instant magic every time. This is a postcard scene of what the Los Angeles streets are capable of offering.

"Highlander System" by Kofie

Street Art // Saturday, November 02, 2013
Los Angeles-based artist, Kofie, has been painting abstract geometric shapes and forms long before it became fashionable among the current wave of street artists. Loosely influenced by architectural drafting, Kofie’s work is rich in composition and detail. This piece entitled “Highlander System” was painted at the corner of Highland and Melrose in Los Angeles, with spraypaint and acrylic.

The Text Work of Karol Gadzala

Illustration // Saturday, November 02, 2013
Incredible text based illustrations from Polish creative Karol Gadzala. 'My works are a result of pas­sion for let­ters and dec­o­ra­tive hand craft. I am always look­ing for coa­les­cence to idea and eye catch execution.'

KAWS @ Mary Boone + Galerie Perrotin, NYC

Juxtapoz // Friday, November 01, 2013
If the year of KAWS hasn't gone well already for the Brooklyn-based artist, he will be opening concurrent exhibitions at Mary Boone Gallery and Galerie Perrotin's new NYC space this weekend, November 2, 2013. Some people would like to have one show. Some people think two would be nice. Some would like just one show in NYC. One in Chelsea? Even better? How about two shows at Mary Boone and Galerie Perrotin, at the same time? On the same day? That is a lot of champagne.  Oh, and he has a museum show in Philly right now. There's that trifecta we were looking for!