The Rejects @ Reed Projects Inaugural Show in Stavanger, Norway

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, May 29, 2012
Our good friends at Nuart, whom we featured in our May 2012 Public Art issue, and who hold down a few great public art and music festivals in Stavanger, Norway each year, just opend a permanent gallery space,  Reed Projects, and their inaugural show, The Rejects, in Stavanger this past weekend. They kicked off the new space with a group show that encapsulates a bunch of the artists who have created murals in and around Stavanger each year.

New Andrew Schoultz Mural in Toronto, Canada

Street Art // Tuesday, May 29, 2012
Juxtapoz’s good friend and our March 2012 Cover artist, Andrew Schoultz, sent over photographs of a new mural completed over the course of seven days in Toronto, Canada.  Schoultz is in Toronto for a two-person exhibition with artist Richard Coleman that opens this Friday June 1, 2012 at Cooper Cole Gallery.

Top 25 Classic Beer Labels

Top List // Tuesday, May 29, 2012
We came up with this yesterday... while drinking at the park. Enjoy!

Geometric Tape Floors by Jim Lambie

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, May 29, 2012
First off, did you know everyday tape comes in this many colors, because we didn't. Secondly, knowing this, Glasgow, Scotland-based artist Jim Lambie transforms spaces by turning the floors into geometric mazes of color bursts and visual stimulation.

Nintendo Characters in Ukiyo-e Style by Jed Henry

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, May 29, 2012
We saw these fun Ukiyo-e Posters, featuring classic Nintendo characters, by Jed Henry this past week, and have been receiving emails in the office about how much people like them. The classic style, from 17-18th Century Japan, has Henry working with Zelda, Mega Man, Metroid, and works in progress with Mario Kart and Donkey Kong.

Classic: Chris Ware Animations for "This American Life"

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, May 29, 2012
There’s no question Chris Ware’s work appeals heavily to a desire for buy-able products of today that hearken back to a vintage period in American advertising. He is one of the top artists able to do something with those nostalgic aesthetics. His first forays into animation–for National Public Radio’s televised This American Life– work perfectly within the show’s context.

The Photography of Lydia Roberts

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, May 29, 2012
The photography and self-portraits Lydia Roberts creates are magically haunting and emanate the same kind of ghastly beauty that resonates from dated found photographs. Her eerily dark portraiture and holographic staged shots have deep set mysticism and a ghastly, vintage feel, adding to the brilliance of her portfolio as a whole. Love...

The Work of Russia's Kathy Murysina

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, May 29, 2012
"...after all of these unexpected developments in my life, I started to think about death. It's not high philosophic thoughts, it's just some shapes and colors and feelings. Main question which have been in my head was 'What does happen with the human when the body stops working?' This illustration is not answer..."

Montana Colors limited Edition Artists Series T-shirts

Graffiti // Tuesday, May 29, 2012
Next month, Montana Colors will be expanding their products by releasing four new Limited Edition Artists Series t-shirts.  For their artist series line, they have reached out to Los Angeles graffiti writers, Kofie and Axis, who both illustrated a t-shirt design in their own signature styles.

Roid and Horfe in London Video

Graffiti // Monday, May 28, 2012
Topsafe London has released this new video featuring graffiti writers, Roid and Horfe.  The video documents the two painting a wall together, Roid in his studio, and Horfe talking about his work.  

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