Review: A Rolling Stone @ Porter/Contemporary Gallery, NYC

Juxtapoz // Saturday, April 21, 2012
A Rolling Stone is now on view at New York City's Porter Contemporary, a group exhibition celebrating "50 years of the Rolling Stones, while also seeking inspiration from the proverb A Rolling Stone Gathers No Moss. Afterall, as the proverb suggests, those who keep moving are never lacking fresh ideas or creativity.

Recent Work from Triangulo Dorado

Street Art // Saturday, April 21, 2012
Here is a selection of beautiful works from the muralist collective, Triangulo Dorado, from a recent gallery show at Elsi Del Rio located in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Evolution by Boolab

Juxtapoz // Saturday, April 21, 2012
Boolab is a production house dedicated to motion graphics, animation (2D and 3D) and the development of other visual techniques, both traditional and cutting or bleeding edge, and this is a reminder of where we came from and where we are going. A simple, infectious piece of animated art.

Strange Matter @ Parlor Gallery, Asbury Park

Juxtapoz // Saturday, April 21, 2012
New Jersey's destination art stop, Parlor Gallery, opens Strange Matter this Saturday, April 21, 2012, a group exhibition featuring wearable art as well as art made with unusual materials. Check out a preview here, and be sure to check out the real thing Saturday night in Asbury Park.

Cigarettes, Phone Cards and Hip Hop Clothing @ FFDG

Juxtapoz // Friday, April 20, 2012
If you find yourself in San Francisco on this rare warm night, we suggest you head on over to Fecal Face’s gallery in the Mission for their group show Cigarettes, Phone Cards and Hip Hop Clothing. This exhibition will feature a range of artists from across the country working in various mediums and several artists featured by Juxtapoz including Kelsey Brookes, Marco Zamora, and Ryan Travis Christian.

FRIDAY SPOTLIGHT: ASKEW

Graffiti // Friday, April 20, 2012
Every Friday we feature someone old or new, traditional or unconventional, active or not, and so on. This week’s spotlight is on Askew.

Preview: Greg "Craola" Simkins "Cloud Theory" @ Merry Karnowsky, LA

Juxtapoz // Friday, April 20, 2012
Saturday, April 21 will see the much-anticipated opening of Greg "Craola" Simkins' his newest solo show, Cloud Theory at Merry Karnowsky Gallery in Los Angeles. We stopped by Greg "Craola" Simkins' southern California studio for a sneak peek at what he’s been working on for his exhibition. Photos and more after the jump….

Alex Prager "Compulsion" in Los Angeles, NYC, and London

Juxtapoz // Friday, April 20, 2012
Few photographers create the cinematic scenery that Alex Prager depicts in her work. Part film noir, part Wizard of Oz circa 2025, Prager has taken an aesthetic and made it one of the most recognizable in the world of contemporary photography. That is hard to do in this day and age. Right now, her Compulsion series is on simultaneous display at three galleries: Michael Hoppen Gallery, London until May 26, at New York’s Yancey Richardson Gallery until May 19, and M+B Gallery, LA until May 12.

Opening: ROA "Hypnagogia" @ Stolenspace, London

Juxtapoz // Friday, April 20, 2012
They definitely should create an iPhone app that is called 'Where in the World is Roa?" It seems like the man darts the world and leaves evidence of his black and white animals for the world to enjoy. The Belgian street, public, fine, and installation artist just opened a new solo show at Stolenspace in London, and we went to go check it out last night. Photos after the jump . . .

Ron English for Your April 20 Festivities

Juxtapoz // Friday, April 20, 2012
As you probably know, or forgot about 15 minutes ago, but today is the infamous 4-20, a full-court press of weed jokes and eating fast food you don't really want. To celebrate the occasion, we turn to witticisms of Ron English, who not only is featured in our May 2012 Public Art Issue, but is also an artist who can create a clever weed advertisement. Enjoy.

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