Juxtapoz Magazine - Juxtapoz Magazine - Home http://www.juxtapoz.com Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:32:42 -0700 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Takashi Murakami x Vans Vault Launch @ Hotel Du Grand Veneur, Paris http://www.juxtapoz.com/fashion/takashi-murakami-x-vans-vault-launch-hotel-du-grand-veneur-paris http://www.juxtapoz.com/fashion/takashi-murakami-x-vans-vault-launch-hotel-du-grand-veneur-paris Takashi Murakami x Vans Vault Launch @ Hotel Du Grand Veneur, Paris
Paris Fashion Week already has a buzz and turns one of the world's best cities into even more a hotspot. We were excited to be in Paris this pass weekend for a special showcase and worldwide launch party for the Takashi Murakami x Vans Vault collection at Galerie Perrotin's Hotel du Grand Veneur space in the Le Marais neighborhood. Showcasing a special talk with Takashi, the entire collection of shoes, clothing, decks and some custom-artwork from the artist, it was a great reason to enjoy Paris for a few days.
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Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Fashion Tue, 30 Jun 2015 15:26:55 -0700
“Plucked” by Geir Moseid http://www.juxtapoz.com/photography/plucked-by-geir-moseid http://www.juxtapoz.com/photography/plucked-by-geir-moseid “Plucked” by Geir Moseid
Geir Mosied (b. 1978) is a Norwegian photographer whose work is derived from recounts of domestic, everyday life. His series “Plucked” examines various themes ranging from alienation, segregation, and the relationship between humans and constructed spaces. According to the artist, “The home is often known to be a safe space where one can be private and intimate. The home has a sentiment of security that is built around the fact that we can seclude ourselves, distancing oneself from the interference and surveillance of others.” 
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Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Photography Tue, 30 Jun 2015 06:45:16 -0700
An update with Sawe http://www.juxtapoz.com/graffiti/sawe-23482342342344343 http://www.juxtapoz.com/graffiti/sawe-23482342342344343 An update with Sawe
Every once in a while we check in on Barcelona-based graffiti writer, Sawe, simply because his sprays are playful and creative. Here are some recent photos he’s been sharing on his Instagram, some old some new.
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Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Graffiti Tue, 30 Jun 2015 06:40:13 -0700
Gerry Judah's Latest Sculpture for the Goodwood Festival of Speed http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/gerry-judah-s-latest-sculpture-for-the-goodwood-festival-of-speed http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/gerry-judah-s-latest-sculpture-for-the-goodwood-festival-of-speed Gerry Judah's Latest Sculpture for the Goodwood Festival of Speed
For the last 18 years, sculptor Gerry Judah, who we've covered before both in the magazine and on the site, has made a sculpture for the Goodwood Festival of Speed, each time focusing on a different car brand. This year's 40-meter high installation celebrates Mazda and features 120 tons of steel and his most complex and sophisticated one to date!
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Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Juxtapoz Tue, 30 Jun 2015 02:42:48 -0700
Bizarre Porcelain Sculptures by Jason Briggs http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/bizarre-porcelain-sculptures-by-jason-briggs http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/bizarre-porcelain-sculptures-by-jason-briggs Bizarre Porcelain Sculptures by Jason Briggs
Jason Briggs lives in rural Tennessee where he teaches part time in Nashville and spends the rest of the time in his studio creating these bizarre porcelain sculptures. Through his work, Jason is searching for a fresh perspective and trying to create objects that he's never quite seen before and "whose inherent mystery and intrigue quietly insists upon viewer interaction." In his words, "Obvious sexual references, along with an extravagant, fetish-like attention to surface, can arouse a yearning to touch as powerful as the act itself."
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Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Juxtapoz Tue, 30 Jun 2015 02:41:02 -0700
7-Story Canvas Curated by Apexer & Buff Monster @ Hotel Zetta, SF http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/7-story-canvas-curated-by-apexer-buff-monster-hotel-zetta-sf http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/7-story-canvas-curated-by-apexer-buff-monster-hotel-zetta-sf 7-Story Canvas Curated by Apexer & Buff Monster @ Hotel Zetta, SF
SF’s design focused Hotel Zetta just announced the public opening of its 7-Story Canvas exhibit where nine (9) of the best muralists from across the USA traveled to San Francisco this past May to redesign the interior of the Hotel. The project began in April originally as an Instagram contest #ZettaMurals, during which Zetta and renowned muralists Buff Monster & Apexer set out to find the most talented street artists and bring them to San Francisco to compete for a $5,000 grand prize.
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Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Juxtapoz Tue, 30 Jun 2015 02:34:39 -0700
Paintings by Japan's Ai Shinohara http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/paintings-by-japans-ai-shinohara http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/paintings-by-japans-ai-shinohara Paintings by Japan's Ai Shinohara
We are revisiting the dreamy, surreal universe of Kagoshima, Japan's Ai Shinohara, works that show the uncomfortable relationship between humans and nature. Beautiful results ensue with a few new paintings from the artist, we're hoping for more!
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Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Juxtapoz Tue, 30 Jun 2015 02:32:27 -0700
Biro Pen Illustrations by Helena Hauss http://www.juxtapoz.com/illustration/biro-pen-illustrations-by-helena-hauss http://www.juxtapoz.com/illustration/biro-pen-illustrations-by-helena-hauss Biro Pen Illustrations by Helena Hauss
Helena Hauss is a Paris-based illustrator who uses all bic pens to draw large detailed drawings. Helena strated drawing with bic pens in high school and became so accustomed to using them that she never found herself at ease with anything else. "...no other medium allows me to put so much emphasis and details into hair, reflects and patterns as I so much love to do."
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Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Illustration Tue, 30 Jun 2015 02:11:46 -0700
Digital Illustration by Dhanank Pambayun http://www.juxtapoz.com/illustration/digital-illustration-by-dhanank-pambayun http://www.juxtapoz.com/illustration/digital-illustration-by-dhanank-pambayun Digital Illustration by Dhanank Pambayun
Dhanank Pambayun is a digital illustrator who lives in Jogjakarta, Indonesia. He started his career in 2002, building a personal playground website which evolved into a professional illustration studio in 2007. After trying a variety of different jobs, from graphic designer to animator, he focused on digital illustrator as his occupation. Dhanank’s work is composed of complex compositions with a high level of detail. Each piece combines vintage looks, disharmony, rich color, and both surreal and grunge effects. His artwork has been featured in outstanding graphic magazines and websites, as well as in commissioned work for major brands.
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Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Illustration Tue, 30 Jun 2015 02:05:41 -0700
“The Mark of Abel” by Lydia Panas http://www.juxtapoz.com/photography/the-mark-of-abel-by-lydia-panas http://www.juxtapoz.com/photography/the-mark-of-abel-by-lydia-panas “The Mark of Abel” by Lydia Panas
In the immensely stunning series “The Mark of Abel,” photographer Lydia Panas photographed families as her subject matter. Panas captures family dynamics in a uniquely tender and vulnerable manner. The series reveals a complex range of emotions and a deep sense of the human condition. 
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Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Photography Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:42:34 -0700