Juxtapoz // Monday, February 03, 2014
Like some sort of three-dimensional neon and pastel Mandala, artist duo Nicole Andrijevic and Tanya Schultz use sugar, pigment, polystryene, wax, modeling clay, paper, plastic, found objects, wire, beads, glitter, and much more to fill floors and spaces with their Candyland colored worlds.
Street Art // Sunday, February 02, 2014
On Thursday, Parisian street artist, Seth Globepainter, opened a solo exhibition at Géraldine Zberro Gallery in Paris. The artist presented an entire new body of work using a variety of mediums that included paintings, sculpture and even tapestry. Check out these photos of the large selection of work.
Graffiti // Sunday, February 02, 2014
Sever has cleverly depicted a fictionalized scene where the iconic graffiti writer from the Bronx, Stay High 149 (in the yellow sweater) and his crew examine the work of the L.A. innovator “Chaz”, the Godfather of Chicano graffiti. As Sever says of this piece, “Homage is offered to these legendary writers, to the early era of graffiti’s spectacular rise, and to the processes they developed and were allied with.
Illustration // Sunday, February 02, 2014
'His work stands out both for its vigor as well as for its technique. It is no overstatement to say that the work of Santaigo Caruso, which is well represented in the galleries and museums of Buenos Aires, USA, Mexico and Spain, is currently one of the most pleasant revelations of Latin American plastic arts.'
Graffiti // Saturday, February 01, 2014
During the 1970s and ‘80s, artist Martin Wong resided in the Lower East Side of New York and was a strong supporter of many pioneers of the New York City graffiti. Wong’s advocacy for the subculture resulted in an expansive collection of some of the most famed and influential artists of the time such as Keith Haring, Dondi, Rammellzee, Zephyr, Daze, Lady Pink, Lee, Futura and Sharp.
Erotica // Friday, January 31, 2014
As a painter and conceptual installation artist, Simon Birch was born in UK, and has lived and worked in Hong Kong since 1997. Well known for his large figurative oil paintings, he has also been responsible for enormous multiple media installations. Most recently the 2010, 20,000 sq ft, Hope and Glory.
Juxtapoz // Friday, January 31, 2014
On the sidewalk just outside the Miami Projects art fair, I could immediately recognize a colorful painting by Julie Oppermann, as it pulsed waves of color through the window from the Mark Moore booth. Standing in front of the large work, my mind worked to establish comprehension of an all over pattern.