Juxtapoz // Monday, March 03, 2014
Musical instruments are prosthetics for body parts we never had. They can extend and transform voice, gesture, and exhalation. The mystery of their forms is matched by the invisible oddity of their sounds. But what if the prosthetics were unnecessary? This series by Shawn Feeney imagines bodies with musical anatomies, referencing musicians from a variety of genres and traditions.
Juxtapoz // Monday, March 03, 2014
Chris Trueman studied at the San Francisco Art Institute, graduating in 2003 with a dual degree in painting and digital media. Now based in Southern California, Trueman has exhibited around the world with an upcoming solo show, Beneath The Skin, at Edward Cella Art + Architecture in Los Angeles, opening March 8th.
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."