Ebbets Field Flannels: A Shop Visit

Juxtapoz // Thursday, August 22, 2013
A few weeks ago, Juxtapoz visited the Northwest, settling in Seattle to explore the various companies and artists that live in probably the most beautiful city a Sound could offer. One of the places we have been intrigued by over the years is Ebbets Field Flannels, a company born out of a love of sports, but to us, a company and brand that signifies great traditions in both artisty and craftsmanship. Recreating exact silhouettes of classic and forgotten baseball teams, as well as apparel of other vintage baseball, football, and hockey teams. We stopped into their Seattle shop to get a glimpse of the team behind Ebbets... 

Who Writes Erotic Fiction?

Erotica // Thursday, August 22, 2013
Slate.com is debunking the question of who is behind erotic fiction in conjuction with photographer David Woolfall. Who is dreaming up accounts of leather-clad dominatrixes and mid-day office romances that are driving erotic sales higher everyday? They're not necessarily who you might expect-- these saucy authors are by and large women. Woolfall reached out to some of these women and found that they are often conservative, shy people, quick to emphasize that their stories and characters are not based on their own lives and desires. Read more here to get more info and excerpts from these racy writers.

Last Days to See "10 Years of Wooster Collective" @ Jonathan LeVine Gallery, NYC

Juxtapoz // Thursday, August 22, 2013
Earlier this month, we made our way to NYC to see a special pop-up space hosted by Jonathan LeVine gallery to celebrate 10 Years of Wooster Collective. The opening brought out old friends, lots of artists, and many examples of just how far the Street Art genre has grown even in just under a decade. From Shepard Fairey to Faile, Space Invader to JR, ROA to Swoon, the curation by Marc and Sara Schiller help capture the spirit of one of the original pioneers of sharing Street Art across a web-based platform, helping turn a burgeoning art scene into an international following and kinship amongst artists and enthusiasts. 

The Paintings of Joshua Hagler

Juxtapoz // Thursday, August 22, 2013
If you have had a chance to open up our September 2013 issue, the one with Geoff McFetridge on the cover, you would have noticed a fantastic interview with Bay Area based artist, Joshua Hagler. The artist has been on our radar all year, beginning with a standout exhibition of paintings at Figure One Gallery at the University of Illinois. Today, we wanted to share a colleciton of Hagler's work... 

Herakut "You Have Diamonds In Your Mind" w/Lebasse Projects @ JOYCE, Shanghai

Juxtapoz // Thursday, August 22, 2013
LeBasse Projects just opened its first in a series of exhibitions in Asia by presenting German duo Herakut in a collaboration with JOYCE, a pioneer in luxury retail. JOYCE was the first to discover and introduce international fashion designers to Hong Kong in 1971 and today collaborates with the world’s most talented creatives to provide a personalized and unique edit of the very best fashion and artistic collections. This show launches the opening of the new JOYCE Shanghai flagship store. 

Evan Roth, October 2010

Vault // Thursday, August 22, 2013
Evan Roth might be having the most fun of anyone in art. Not only did he create an algorithm that allows for his website to come up first when you Google search "bad ass motherfucker," but he is the man behind innovative and inspiring works for both web and the physical world, including the Graffiti Research Lab and Free Art & Technology Lab (F.A.T. Lab), a web based, open source research and development lab. You know that Google Driverless car rampage? That was Roth and friends, and this is our interview with Roth in October 2010. 

Violeta Hernandez "Afrodea" @ FIFTY24MX Gallery, Mexico City

Juxtapoz // Thursday, August 22, 2013
Our friends and colleagues in Mexico City @ FIFTY24MX Gallery are set to open a great new exhibition, Afrodea, featuring a new set of erotic-themed paintings and illustrations by Violeta Hernandez. Based in what is becoming a creative hotspot in Monterrey, Mexico, Hernandez sites the likes of Mark Ryden, James Jean, and Leonora Carrington amongst her influences. 

Paintings by Yong Sung Heo

Juxtapoz // Thursday, August 22, 2013
We are enjoying the paintings of South Korean artist Yong Sung Heo this morning.

The Work of Kyung Sunghyun

Juxtapoz // Thursday, August 22, 2013
We are enjoying these paintings by Kyung Sunghyun today. The Seoul, South Korea based artist says the capturing of the shaky image reveals the subject’s true emotional and psychological state.  

Watch: Outdated Technology Orchestras by James Houston

Music // Thursday, August 22, 2013
James Houston uses old technology such as SEGA Mega Drives, Commodore 64s, floppy disk drives and other random computer parts to create music. His newest music video, titled Polybius is shot in the bottom of a swimming pool and follows a preview cover of Radiohead's "Nude."

Vault

Full magazine features from Juxtapoz

visit the VAULT >