See/Buy: "Our Vinyl Weighs a Ton: This is Stones Throw Records"

Music // Friday, May 30, 2014
In the next few months, Juxtapoz is going to be looking into the visual art behind one of underground hip-hop/jazz/music's true innovators, Madlib. If you are a fan, you know that the Beat Konducta has many monikers and identities, characters that he lets take centerstage over his own look. Madlib has long been associated with Stones Throw Records, and the label is the subject of a great new documentary, "Our Vinyl Weighs a Ton: This is Stones Throw Records," that you can watch, buy, and stream online right now. See it, and get ready for some upcoming Juxtapoz coverage...

Juxtapoz Presents: Greg "Craola Simkins" - Good Knight

Juxtapoz // Friday, May 30, 2014
“Good Knight” is the latest series from Craola, revisting the fears and curiosities of childhood, dragging them from dreamland into reality. Video, photos and more after the jump..

Marcel Dzama "Hollow Laughter" @ Kunstmuseum Thun, Switzerland

Juxtapoz // Friday, May 30, 2014
Switzerland is a lovely place to visit in the summer. Mix that with the fact that Marcel Dzama's art is a lovely thing to look at and immerse yourself in, we suggest perhaps a summer vacation in Thun to visit the exhibition, "Hollow Laughter" at the Kunstmuseum Thun to see the works of the Canadian artist. Dzama's dark, dystopian, but fairy tale like work has been capturing audiences attention from around the globe for years, and his explorations into film, performance, installation, sculpture and drawing get more and more interesting and provocative through the years.

Marcus Yam’s “Global City”

Photography // Friday, May 30, 2014
Aerospace engineer turned photographer Marcus Yam’s series “Global City” captures the movement and chaos of Seattle’s rapid growth, technological advancements, and population boom. By creating triple exposure images, Yam is able to juxtapose images that portray the idea of the “old” Seattle with depictions of the transforming ever-growing city and the multiple facets growing with it.

New Tech Mandalas By Leonardo Ulian

Juxtapoz // Friday, May 30, 2014
Artist Leonardo Ulian offers some new interpretations of the mandala using electronics, such as copper wire and computer chips.

Plans To Install a Self-Assembling Moonhouse

Design // Friday, May 30, 2014
Since the beginning of space travel, it belonged to a select group but Swedish artist and entrepreneur Mikael Genberg wants to change that with a crowd funding initiative proposing to install a self-assembling house on the moon.

Just Before Brazil @ Alice Gallery, Brussels

Juxtapoz // Friday, May 30, 2014
Earlier this month Alice Gallery in Brussels opened Just Before Brazil, a group show featuring A3 works on paper by Maya Hayuk, Todd James, Steve Powers, Poch, HuskMitNavn, Sozyone Gonzalez, Atelier Pica Pica, Invader, Hell’O Monsters, Parra, Boris Tellegen, Colonel & Spit, Momo, Paul Wackers, Bruno Brunet, Bjarke P z Olsen, Sophie d’Ansembourg, Jaba, HoNeT, Dave Decat, Sixe Paredes, Michael Swaney, 2 shy, Guy Yanai, Samuel François, Escif, and Cleon Peterson.

Scott Hove "Master of Rapacity" @ Hashimoto Contemporary

Juxtapoz // Friday, May 30, 2014
This Saturday, May 31st, Hashimoto Contemporary is opening “Master of Rapacity” the latest solo show by gallery artist Scott Hove. Featuring several new wall mounted taxidermy works, two free standing assault weapon sculptures, and an interactive installation element, “Master of Rapacity” is one of the artist’s most ambitious undertakings yet...

An Epic Digital Collage By Yang Yongliang

Juxtapoz // Friday, May 30, 2014
Chinese artist Yang Yongliang has unveiled his largest work to date, From the New World. In this epic digital collage, Yongliang constructs a dystopian future, a crowded and creepy landscape. This piece continues the same necessary dialogue as his earlier works, commenting on the critical effects of unsustainable and unchecked development most of us are witnessing in large cities close to us

The Works of Jason Graham

Juxtapoz // Friday, May 30, 2014
Based out of Portland, Oregon, Jason Graham works full time as a tattoo artist at Grizzly Tattoo. However, inbetween zapping people and enjoying delights the city has to offer, he hides away to paint and draw stunning compositions with eccentric juxtapositions (usually with Frasier on loop). Using solely India ink on watercolor paper, his pieces evoke a flash tattoo style utilizing bold black lines and integrating geometric patterns.

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