Juxtapoz Magazine - Juxtapoz Magazine - Home http://www.juxtapoz.com Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:24:59 -0700 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Two More Days to see Raul De Nieves “I’m in a Story” @ MaRS in LA http://www.juxtapoz.com/fashion/two-more-days-to-see-raul-de-nieves-i-m-in-a-story-mars-in-la http://www.juxtapoz.com/fashion/two-more-days-to-see-raul-de-nieves-i-m-in-a-story-mars-in-la Two More Days to see Raul De Nieves “I’m in a Story” @ MaRS in LA
MaRS (Museum as Retail Space) is a new art space in LA, and their inaugural exhibition featuring work by Raul De Nieves is open for just a couple more days until April 1, so head over there before you miss it. Besides 2D works, Nieves is showing some insane sculptures that take the shape of avant garde shoes and crossover easily into the world of fashion, which is part of the artist’s multi-layered output. 
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Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Fashion Mon, 30 Mar 2015 02:46:44 -0700
Sanaz Mazinani @ Asian Art Museum, SF http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/sanaz-mazinani-asian-art-museum-sf http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/sanaz-mazinani-asian-art-museum-sf Sanaz Mazinani @ Asian Art Museum, SF
Curator Marc Mayer invited artist Sanaz Mazinani to create a new, site-specific installation at San Francisco’s Asian Art Museum, on view through May 3, 2015. In the artist’s words, “I make large photographic collages that use images relating to the destabilizing effects of war to dissect and puncture our normative experience of the original source. In exploring visual language through a process-insensitive method of creating original patterns, I strive to make sense of media images and how they define our relationship to war.”
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Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Juxtapoz Mon, 30 Mar 2015 02:25:02 -0700
New Work by Agostino Iacurci in Rome http://www.juxtapoz.com/street-art/new-work-by-agostino-iacurci-in-rome http://www.juxtapoz.com/street-art/new-work-by-agostino-iacurci-in-rome New Work by Agostino Iacurci in Rome
Agostino Iacurci elevates the mural game once again with a banger of a piece in Rome, integrating the architecture and design of the building.
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Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Street Art Mon, 30 Mar 2015 02:20:30 -0700
The Latest from HOTxTEA http://www.juxtapoz.com/street-art/the-latest-from-hotxtea http://www.juxtapoz.com/street-art/the-latest-from-hotxtea The Latest from HOTxTEA
We’ve always enjoyed the work of HOTxTEA, a street artist who ditched spray cans for yarn who now creates beautiful images, often using color gradients mixed with his simple, graphic installations. The use of yarn is inspired by his grandmother, who taught him to knit. 
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Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Street Art Mon, 30 Mar 2015 02:19:49 -0700
Amir Fallah "From the Primitive to the Present" @ Charlie James Gallery, LA http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/amir-fallah-from-the-primitive-to-the-present-charlie-james-gallery-la http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/amir-fallah-from-the-primitive-to-the-present-charlie-james-gallery-la Amir Fallah
LA painter Amir Fallah was featured in our magazine last year and we always enjoy keeping up with his latest projects. For a new show at Charlie James Gallery, he created five large-scale paintings inspired by a family’s personal objects he collected from an estate sale in North Hollywood. Incorporating these objects into his imagery, he built a narrative around them through his investigation of the objects, including diaries and home videos, and the new series is the evidence of his process. We asked him a few questions about this new project.
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Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Juxtapoz Mon, 30 Mar 2015 02:18:56 -0700
EYES WIDE SHUT http://www.juxtapoz.com/photography/eyes-wide-shut http://www.juxtapoz.com/photography/eyes-wide-shut EYES WIDE SHUT
In her latest series “How We See” artist Laurie Simmons explores the notions of beauty, identity, and persona, by photographing close-up portraits of young women; evoking the tradition of the high-school portrait—when teenagers present their idealized selves to the camera. 
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Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Photography Sun, 29 Mar 2015 06:22:55 -0700
An update with Begr http://www.juxtapoz.com/graffiti/begr-234923343484234 http://www.juxtapoz.com/graffiti/begr-234923343484234 An update with Begr
Begr continues his Y'all Don't campaign spraying his name all over the City of Angels.
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Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Graffiti Sun, 29 Mar 2015 06:00:34 -0700
Snapshots of “Dangerous” Women http://www.juxtapoz.com/photography/snapshots-of-dangerous-women http://www.juxtapoz.com/photography/snapshots-of-dangerous-women Snapshots of “Dangerous” Women
Coinciding with Women’s History Month, Rizzoli Publications will be releasing a book containing a collection of photographs gathered by art collector Peter J. Cohen depicting adventurous and rebellious women during the 1930’s, 40’s, and 50’s who visually pushed through the boundaries of acceptable behavior for women in their time. 
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Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Photography Sat, 28 Mar 2015 06:05:41 -0700
David Jien "Exodus" @ Richard Heller Gallery, LA http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/david-jien-exodus-richard-heller-gallery-la http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/david-jien-exodus-richard-heller-gallery-la David Jien
David Jien makes some fantastic, provocative, narrative works in each show he creates, and if you happen to be in Santa Monica from March 28—May2, 2015, go check out his new show "Exodus" at Richard Heller Gallery. 
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Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Juxtapoz Sat, 28 Mar 2015 03:20:24 -0700
Laylah Ali "The Acephalous Series" @ Paul Kasmin Gallery, NYC http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/laylah-ali-the-acephalous-series-paul-kasmin-gallery-nyc http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/laylah-ali-the-acephalous-series-paul-kasmin-gallery-nyc Laylah Ali
Paul Kasmin Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of The Acephalous Series, a solo exhibition of new paintings by Laylah Ali. This is the artist’s first show with the gallery and her first solo exhibition of paintings in New York since 2005.
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Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Juxtapoz Sat, 28 Mar 2015 02:36:28 -0700