Design // Monday, March 03, 2014
Last Gasp has announced their first ever Last Gasp Logo Contest! Design an original Last Gasp skull logo and claim your place in history. Fame and fortune await! Last Gasp's mercurial skull logo has been around since Last Gasp was just a twinkle in Ron Turner's eye...
Juxtapoz // Sunday, March 02, 2014
Yesterday we presented the first installment of photographs and videos from the collaborative venture between Italy-based artist, 2501 and Argentina-based artist, Pastel entitled the “MIRRORLESS PROJECT.” Amidst this year’s annual mural painting influx that occurs in the Wynwood District of Miami during Art Basel, these two artist’s constructed several unconventional installations on a number of residential houses in the area (four in total).
Erotica // Sunday, March 02, 2014
Born in 1967 in Cleveland, artist H. Craig Hanna studied the arts in New York and first exhibited his work at the age of 29. He quickly gained success and in 1998 an entire floor was reserved for him at Bergdorf Goodman and he...
Illustration // Sunday, March 02, 2014
Illustrator Johnny Dombrowski was born in Connecticut and now lives in New York City where he received his Bachelors degree at The School of Visual Arts. Johnny also works as the Art Handler at The Society of Illustrators...
Juxtapoz // Saturday, March 01, 2014
Amidst this year’s annual mural painting influx that occurs in the Wynwood District of Miami during Art Basel, a very different, offbeat installation project transpired between artists 2501 and Pastel entitled “MIRRORLESS PROJECT.” Creating spatial interventions by using objects and paintings that include mirrors, this project materialized with the residents of Wynwood in mind and with the aim in bringing awareness to the tension spawning from the rapid shifting changes over the last few years.
Music // Saturday, March 01, 2014
We have shown you the work of South Korean artist Lee Jin Ju on the site in the past, and the artist has contributed album cover art for Pains of Being Pure at Heart's new LP, "Days of Abandon." (due April 22, 2014). The American band picked the painting "The Material of Mind," to be the cover, and now that Pains has released a single, lets listen in...
Photography // Saturday, March 01, 2014
Ryan McGinley is one of contemporary photography’s most celebrated practitioners, known predominantly for his images of the naked youth in transcendent landscapes. AnOther Magazine recently featured McGinley in their printed magazine, publishing his earliest works that initiated his sensibility and style. "This selection was hidden away in my archives, I had to blow the dust off the negatives."
Graffiti // Saturday, March 01, 2014
Kems recently launched a new website entitled "All Chrome" with various features including a new interview with Siddharta Steel about hoping freight trains across Canada and India. There are many impressive photos accompanying the interview and be sure to check out the rest of Kems' website for more visual awesomeness.
Juxtapoz // Friday, February 28, 2014
The photorealistic painting of the Dutch artist Jantina Peperkamp emit a soft and exquisite light with an incredible precision, while the viewers can read a certain loneliness and desolation in it. The final result is established by the energy that arises between the artist and her model, as the artist functions as observer and as identifier. Because Jantina Peperkamp considers all her paintings as self-portraits, and it is very important for the painter to recognize herself in her models.