123Klan's Bandit1$m Fall/Winter Collection

Design // Monday, October 06, 2014
123Klan debuted a new short film last month to debut their fall/winter apparel collection, and it's a slow-motion joyride through the streets of Montreal.

Miranda July's Brand New Bag

Juxtapoz // Monday, October 06, 2014
Since featuring Miranda July in 2012, we like to keep up with her widely varying projects, and the newest one is a mega-customized purse—a limited edition art object with a few unexpected messages inside.

Get Crazy With Alex DeSpain

Illustration // Monday, October 06, 2014
Alex DeSpain's work is the kind that lights up your Instagram feed, offering moments of colorful and clever entertainment.

Big Bad Wolf: Make Your Kid Look Cooler

Juxtapoz // Monday, October 06, 2014
Amy Luu Wong, member of the POW! WOW! royal family, just launched a new line of limited edition artist-designed T-Shirts for the little homies.

Wolfbat and The Resurrection of Big Mary

Juxtapoz // Monday, October 06, 2014
Dennis McNett (aka Wolfbat) has been on the move this year. We caught up with him last Spring in Austin, TX during SXSW where he spent the week building a massive ship in the parking lot of the Yellow Jacket Social Club for Juxtapoz Projects. More recently, we saw him in August when he stopped through the bay area to build a giant Bison for us at Outside Lands Music Festival. Since then he has made his way to Tennesse, Indiana, and Mexico City! While in San Francisco, Dennis told us the story of Big Mary, a circus Elephant who was executed by hanging in Johnson City, TN in 1916. Well, let Dennis tell you the story:

Foundation: When the Beginning is the End @ Marcas Contemporary

Juxtapoz // Monday, October 06, 2014
In art, an under painting is an initial layer of paint applied to a ground, which serves as a base for subsequent layers of paint. Renaissance painters Vermeer, Da Vinci, Titian and others were masters of under painting. Under painting is rarely practiced today as for the last century, artists usually paint directly on commercially pre-prepared white canvases...

"New York" by Neil Winokur

Photography // Sunday, October 05, 2014
American photographer Neil Winokur’s work proposes that it is possible to depict a culture through its most ordinary objects. As a native New Yorker, he applied these thoughts to his hometown for his series New York in 1999. He brought in the viewer with a variation of color that gave each object a great deal of importance. 

Hit it out of the park

Photography // Saturday, October 04, 2014
For about seven years now, Don Hamerman has been collecting lost and abandoned baseballs that he finds on playing fields. Hamerman has recently begun photographing them after years of decay. To the artist they speak of youth, childhood, and memories. 

"Atomic Overlook" series by Clay Lipsky

Juxtapoz // Friday, October 03, 2014
"I was raised during the height of the cold war, when the threat of nuclear war loomed between two superpowers. The dramatized depictions in tv and film of such an apocalyptic demise both intrigued and scared me as a child, yet the actual historical record of the atomic age was full of antiquated, black and white images that seemed dated and a world away. This series re-contextualizes a legacy of atomic bomb tests in order to keep the ongoing nuclear threat fresh and omnipresent. . . "

Judging America

Photography // Friday, October 03, 2014
In his photographic series “Judging America”, Joel Parés explores the common stereotypes put upon the many races and sexes that form the makeup of America. In the series, Parés finds subjects who fit into the chosen prejudiced categories and applies the most severe of those prejudices to portraits that he then takes of each subject.