The Anamorphic Illustrations of István Orosz

Juxtapoz // Friday, January 30, 2015
The altered anamorphic illustrations of Hungarian artist István Orosz are mind-expanding for sure. What appears distorted at first melds into recognizable images when a cylindrical mirror is perfectly placed.

"Old English" ft. Young Thug, Freddie Gibbs & A$AP Ferg

Music // Friday, January 30, 2015
Animator/director Ruffmercy, who was behind Run the Jewels' latest video, has been busy this year. And last year. And probably the year before that. Earlier this month Young Thug, Freddie Gibbs & A$AP Ferg released their video for "Old English" which Ruffmercy directed. Previously he has also done videos for Disclosure, Danny Brown, Dudley Perkins, Blu + Flying Lotus, and House Shoes among many others...

The Mineral Art of Katrina Eibatova

Juxtapoz // Friday, January 30, 2015
Minerals have powers. And so do their images. Katrina Eibatova, artist and illustrator, knows this and translates this power into gorgeous, evocative and inspiring watercolors bursting with magic.

This Machine Will Teach Your Hand How To Draw

Design // Friday, January 30, 2015
Design, science and philosophy blend together in Datta’s creations. For his thesis project at Copenhagen’s Institute of Interaction Design, Datta developed devices that teach simple tasks, like drawing, by stimulating a haptic experience.

Scene Report: Los Angeles

Graffiti // Thursday, January 29, 2015
Each week we feature updates on current graffiti scenes in a number of major U.S. cities with the help of a few select photographers. Walter Yetman aka The Harsh Truth Of The Camera Eye delivers this week’s Los Angeles Scene Report.

Urban Beach Week in Miami

Photography // Thursday, January 29, 2015
In his series “MIA: Soliloquy Of A Dream”, photographer Wayne Lawrence documents the excitement and extravagance of Miami’s Urban Beach Week. Lawrence also explores the culture of aspiring to excessive materialism and vanity created by the impact of wealthy drug cartels that once ran the streets of Miami. 

LAND "Poison Valley" @ Space 15 Twenty, LA

Design // Thursday, January 29, 2015
This Saturday, January 31st, Ryan Rhodes and Caleb Owen Everitt (aka LAND) will be opening "Poison Valley," a solo exhibition at Space 15 Twenty in Los Angeles. This will the first time the pair have exhibited in Los Angeles and comes just off the heels of their recent Tokyo exhibition with Deus ex Machina. 

Closing: Masterworks @ Long Beach Museum of Art

Juxtapoz // Thursday, January 29, 2015
If you are around Long Beach this weekend there will be a big closing event and artist panel discussion. The event is free, come on out and chat about art, paintings, get your book signed or your sketchbook doodled in. The amazing Ron Nelson, executive director of LBMA will be moderating the art panel discussion that includes Esao Andrews, Natalia Fabia, Sean Cheetham, Greg Simkins, Jeff McMillan, Nicola Verlato, Nathan Spoor. 

Mike Spears' Erotic Snaps

Erotica // Thursday, January 29, 2015
Mike Spears was born in the lovely state of Indiana and later grew up in Puerto Rico. He went to film school at Boston University, where his passion for the provocative developed. Brooklyn has been his home since 1999 and is the base for most of his erotic photography work.

Jonathan Leder's 35mm Photographs

Erotica // Thursday, January 29, 2015
NYC-based photographer and Jacques founder Jonathan Leder's erotic photographs seem more like vintage film stills. Utilizing analog cameras--35mm and Polaroid--and shunning all artifical lighting and retouching practices, Leder infuses his portraits of young, often nude, women with a grainy, blurry quality that gives them an intimate, sometimes voyeuristic edge.