Wooden Sculptures by Willy Verginer

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, August 27, 2013
Italian woodcarver artist, Willy Verginer, creates these very realistic wooden sculptures of people, with an addition of a simplistic layer of color. Each sculpture is life-sized, entirely sculpted from wood.

JADE RIP

Graffiti // Monday, August 26, 2013
A master of handstyles and an influential graffiti writer in the Bay Area. Here are over 75 photos documenting the work of this prolific bomber. Our thoughts and condolences to friends, family and crew members. JADE RIP.

Vintage Polish album covers

Juxtapoz // Monday, August 26, 2013
A few years back, the outstanding site 50 Watts had a collection of vintage Polish album cover designs, collected from the archives of a state owned Polish record label, "Muza" (Muse). This collection spans from the 1950s to the 1970s, and features a various array of abstract and psychedelic styles of the era. 

Japan Rocks by Anna Tsubaki

Illustration // Monday, August 26, 2013
Based in Tokyo, Japan, illustrator Anna Tsubaki's bright and kinetic work takes a modern spin on the traditional art of ukiyo-e, using blocks of vivid color and bold linework to create her own visions of a floating world overflowing with rock n' roll swagger. Tsubaki's figures run the gamut from demons to rock stars to ninjas, all possessing a characteristic buoyancy of movement and personality that mimics the insouciant bluster of the rock n' roll lifestyle: cool, confident, and ready to rock your socks off.

Gus Van Sant, March 2011

Vault // Monday, August 26, 2013
One of the great independent filmmakers America has ever produced, with notable films such as Good Will Hunting, Milk, My Own Private Idaho, Elephant, and so many more, we were able to sit down with Gus Van Sant at his home in Portland, Oregon in March 2011, to discuss photography, filmmaking, and the intricacies of art.

David Lyle "Bits And Pieces" @ Addict Gallery, Paris

Juxtapoz // Monday, August 26, 2013
This one should be fun. David Lyle, who creates paintings that mix nostalgia and pop-culture, clashes cultural stereotypes, and even adds a little sneaky comedy in each piece, is set to open a new body of work, Bits and Pieces, at Addict Gallery in Paris on September 12, 2013. We collected some of Lyle's older paintings to showcase his style...

Stunning Paintings by China's Zhang Linhai

Juxtapoz // Monday, August 26, 2013
Chinese-based artist Zhang Linhai's paintings are surreal but politically charged pieces of art that take the anonymous, homogenous character and places them in either isolation or repetitive masses. The result is an unblinding support for an ominous power.

Sculptures by Rebecca Stevenson

Juxtapoz // Monday, August 26, 2013
London-based artist Rebecca Stevenson sculpts wax heads bursting with floral blossoms, transforming the faces into equally beautiful and disturbing figures.

Underwater Photographs By Wayne Levin

Juxtapoz // Monday, August 26, 2013
Wayne Levin shoots beautiful black and white film photographs of all things underwater and aquatic. From surfers to incredible schools of fish, Levin captures an eerie and mysterious underwater world. 

Illustrations by DZO Olivier

Juxtapoz // Monday, August 26, 2013
French graphic designer DZO Olivier is a self taught painter and illustrator who is attracted by all forms of artistic expression. He is currently studying at the Graduate School of Fine Arts in Toulouse.