New Works by Yuko Shimizu

Juxtapoz // Sunday, October 28, 2012
YUKO SHIMIZU (????) is a Japanese illustrator based in New York City and instructor at School of Visual Arts. Newsweek Japan has chosen Yuko as one of “100 Japanese People The World Respects???????????100)” in 2009. Her first self-titled monograph was released world-wide from German publisher Gestalten in 2011. The first childrens book is scheduled to come out from Abrams in 2013.

Pun 18 in Puerto Rico

Juxtapoz // Sunday, October 28, 2012
A few days ago, the impressive The Talking Walls festival in Puerto Rico ended, and from our team at Juxtapoz Latin America, they have been thrilled with the results. Here images of the process and the completion of thae mural by Puerto Rican artist Pun 18.

Henry Lewis: A Buffalo Tattoo

Juxtapoz // Sunday, October 28, 2012
San Francisco based talent Henry Lewis seems to have his hands in everything from tattooing to painting and drawing. His epically dark and intricate signature style is hard to miss, especially when its looking right at you from the eyes of a strong, noble buffalo hand tattoo.

BEGR Goes Truckin'

Juxtapoz // Sunday, October 28, 2012
Sunglasses recommend but not required. Begr goes real bright on this box truck.

Illustrations by Naomi Wilkinson

Juxtapoz // Sunday, October 28, 2012
Naomi Wilkinson is an illustrator currently living in Bristol that graduated with a BA in Illustration from UWE, Bristol in 2012. She has done a wide variety of  commercial illustrations, by way of her solid, simple signature style and is currently represented by East Wing. Her beautiful, hand-painted works have a soft appeal and an often humorous narrative.

xCIA Rock the Vote Event, November 3 @ Lab Art, LA

Juxtapoz // Saturday, October 27, 2012
As we have mentioned on the site in the past few months, ex-CIA agent, Hank O'Neal, just released a book through Siman Media Works, xCIA. The book and app is a collection of some of Hank's fantastic documentation of over 30 years of street art in NYC and abroad. To celebrate the book, app, and the upcoming election, Juxtapoz is sponsoring a Rock the Vote event at Lab Art in Los Angeles on November 2...

Incredible Pumpkin Carvings by Ray Villafane

Juxtapoz // Saturday, October 27, 2012
Tis the season to get your carving skills on, and nobody does it better than Ray Villafane. Having appeared on the CBS Evening News, Martha Stewart Show, and carved pumpkins at the White House, Ray has also won two back-to-back Food Network Challenges in the category of, you guessed it, pumpkin carving. Get inspired, and your mind blown.

Diane Gaeta "Lolitas" @ America Martin Gallery, Los Angeles

Juxtapoz // Saturday, October 27, 2012
The America Martin Gallery is proud to present Lolitas, a solo exhibition by Los Angeles based artist, Diane Gaeta. Emerging from cross-continental social media correspondence that traded the boundaries of traditional language communications for imagery, Lolitas is a manipulated translation of photographs taken by a Parisian teenager.

Judith Supine x Jesse Hazelip

Street Art // Saturday, October 27, 2012
Earlier this week, we posted news of Judith Supine’s work popping up around the streets of Brooklyn, something we hadn’t seen in some time.  Now, a number of Supine’s wheatpastes with the illustration work of Jesse Hazelip have found their way outside as well. The additional layering of cholo style tattoos on Supine’s characters makes for a completely different result, plenty more menacing! If you want to see them in person, we suggest walking through the streets of Williamsburg and look for the fluorescent green, not hard to miss.

Reminder: Saner @ New Image Art Gallery, LA

Juxtapoz // Saturday, October 27, 2012
This Saturday, October 27, Mexico City-based Saner is set to open Catharsis, a new body of work at New Image Art Gallery in Los Angeles. No matter it be preview, body of work, or mural, there are few artists we cover these days that garner the attention and excitement of Saner. The readers have spoken...