Juxtapoz Magazine - Juxtapoz Magazine - Home http://www.juxtapoz.com Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:10:59 -0700 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb 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. 
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.
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. 
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. 
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.
Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Juxtapoz Sat, 28 Mar 2015 02:36:28 -0700
THE DUCK SHOW: Curated by Ryan Travis Christian @ Minotaur Projects, LA http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/the-duck-show-curated-by-ryan-travis-christian-minotaur-projects-la http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/the-duck-show-curated-by-ryan-travis-christian-minotaur-projects-la THE DUCK SHOW: Curated by Ryan Travis Christian @ Minotaur Projects, LA
In late 2014, there was a Duck show curated by the great Chircago artist Ryan Travis Christian. Now, that Duck show has evolved into DUCKS! and is opening tonight (March 27) at our friend Louis Schmidt's new LA space, Minotaur Projects. There will be ducks painted by Jason Jagel, Richard Colman, Nat Russell, Mel Kadel, Paul Wackers, Ryan Travis Christian, Brian Willmont, Allison Schulnik, and so many more we can't even name them. 
Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Juxtapoz Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:53:21 -0700
Recap: Brixton & Juxtapoz Present Broadcast [Day 1] http://www.juxtapoz.com/music/recap-brixton-juxtapoz-present-austin-broadcast-day-1 http://www.juxtapoz.com/music/recap-brixton-juxtapoz-present-austin-broadcast-day-1 Recap: Brixton & Juxtapoz Present Broadcast [Day 1]
Here is a recap of day one, which saw us getting kicked off the roof of the Buckshot. Nots opened up at 4:00pm and got us all ready for the rest of the night’s lineup. Sheer Mag, The Rooms, Blind Shake, Adult Books, Arctic, Kim and the Created and Iceage are all some of our favorite live bands now.. and Kill the Kool aka THE SPITS might be the best band in the world.
Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Music Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:35:37 -0700
Music Video: Jamie xx "Loud Places" http://www.juxtapoz.com/music/music-video-jamie-xx-loud-places http://www.juxtapoz.com/music/music-video-jamie-xx-loud-places Music Video: Jamie xx
Jamie xx has finally announced a long-awaited solo debut album, In Colour, out on Young Turks, June 1st/2nd in the US. If you don't know, Jamie xx is the from the xx, the London-based trio that the kids like. Jamie xx's releases around In Colour have been fantastic, and this festival ready "Loud Places," (with a video directed by Simon Halsall & JB Babenhausen) is now on rotation in our office.
Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Music Fri, 27 Mar 2015 11:00:16 -0700
The Importance of Having a Professional Website http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/building-a-website-with-squarespace http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/building-a-website-with-squarespace The Importance of Having a Professional Website
Like a paintbrush and a canvas, building a website is an essential tool that every artist can utilize. These days there is no barrier between the artist and the general public. There is no doubt that with an online presence your work can more easily be found, shared, and recognized. Whether your are an artist, photographer, writer, or creative of any type, having a clean and functional website can be one of the most effective ways to market your work. 
Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Juxtapoz Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:26:41 -0700
Rina Banerjee "Tropical Urban" @ Jacob Lewis Gallery, NYC http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/rina-banerjee-tropical-urban-jacob-lewis-gallery-nyc http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/rina-banerjee-tropical-urban-jacob-lewis-gallery-nyc Rina Banerjee
Jacob Lewis Gallery is pleased to present Tropical Urban, an exhibition of new sculptures and works on paper by Rina Banerjee. This is the artist’s inaugural exhibition with Jacob Lewis Gallery, on view April 10–June 6, with an opening reception April 9, 6-8pm.
Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Juxtapoz Fri, 27 Mar 2015 07:58:26 -0700