Juxtapoz Magazine - Juxtapoz Magazine - Home http://www.juxtapoz.com Thu, 03 Sep 2015 05:36:48 -0700 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Paul Wunderlich's Surrealist nudes http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/paul-wunderlich http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/paul-wunderlich Paul Wunderlich's Surrealist nudes
Paul Wunderlich was a German painter, sculptor and graphic artist. Influenced by the Art Deco and Art Nouveau movements, his work showcases nudes which were siezed in the 1960s due to their indecent nature. This Surrealist series is brought together by pops of vibrant red in each piece.
Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Juxtapoz Thu, 03 Sep 2015 02:53:59 -0700
Nuart 2015, Day 1 and Works in Progress http://www.juxtapoz.com/street-art/nuart-2015-day-1-and-works-in-progress http://www.juxtapoz.com/street-art/nuart-2015-day-1-and-works-in-progress Nuart 2015, Day 1 and Works in Progress
It's so good to be back. This is our fifth (maybe sixth, who's counting?) year at Nuart, and not only is this the festival's 15th year, but they have an outstanding line-up creating art around Stavanger, Norway with the topic of play and intervention at its heart. We just got into town, and the artists are all hard at work, so before the talks, the drinks, and the unveiling of all the tunnel installations, here is a look at some of the works in progress. 
Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Street Art Thu, 03 Sep 2015 02:39:59 -0700
Benjamin Shine's Fabric Sculpture Installations http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/benjamin-shine-s-fabric-sculpture-installations http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/benjamin-shine-s-fabric-sculpture-installations Artist Benjamin Shine's latest installation in Canberra, Australia are composed of more than 2000 meters of tulle fabric. "I began playing around with the idea of dancers because it was something I'd been working on, and I wanted to use the tulle because it links to dance and ballet," he told the Canberra Times. "And it's the first time they've been suspended from the ceiling as three-dimensional pieces that are like sculptures, and it's the first time I've used lighting to back light them so it's entirely new territory."]]> Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Juxtapoz Thu, 03 Sep 2015 02:35:28 -0700 Graphite Drawings by Melissa Cooke http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/graphite-drawings-by-melissa-cooke http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/graphite-drawings-by-melissa-cooke Graphite Drawings by Melissa Cooke
Melissa Cooke specializes in graphite on paper and through her drawing she investigates the relationship between photography, performance and drawing in portraiture. Her process includes dusting thin layers of graphite onto paper with a dry brush and then augmenting the smooth surfaces by erasing in details and textures.
Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Juxtapoz Thu, 03 Sep 2015 02:30:28 -0700
Drawings and Murals by Hyuro http://www.juxtapoz.com/illustration/drawings-and-murals-by-hyuro http://www.juxtapoz.com/illustration/drawings-and-murals-by-hyuro Drawings and Murals by Hyuro
We've been big fans of Spanish artist Hyro's work for a while now and thought it was about time for a little update on the site. Here is a small collection of both her drawings and street work, which can be seen all over the world.
Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Illustration Thu, 03 Sep 2015 02:25:38 -0700
Paintings by Riccardo Mannelli http://www.juxtapoz.com/erotica/paintings-by-riccardo-mannelli http://www.juxtapoz.com/erotica/paintings-by-riccardo-mannelli Paintings by Riccardo Mannelli
Riccard Mannelli is a self-taught Italian cartoonist and artist who started his career in the 1970s focusing on portraits and satirical art works characterized by an expressionist style. He worked for various national and international newspapers and took a leading role in satirical magazines. Since 1995 he has been the coordinator of the Department of Illustration at the European Institute of Design where he teaches Anatomy and life drawing.
Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Juxtapoz Thu, 03 Sep 2015 02:19:42 -0700
An Update with Cahill Wessel http://www.juxtapoz.com/illustration/an-update-with-cahill-wessel http://www.juxtapoz.com/illustration/an-update-with-cahill-wessel An Update with Cahill Wessel
San Francisco-based artist Cahill Wessel recently sent us over several new drawings which we couldn't wait to share. And to top it off, he also completed a timelapse video showing the 60 hours of work that went into the appropriately titled "Still Life with Pizza Snake" piece. Oh, and he wrote the music for the video too.
Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Illustration Thu, 03 Sep 2015 01:49:50 -0700
Watch: Tobin Yelland on his latest HUF Collaboration http://www.juxtapoz.com/fashion/tobin-yelland-x-huf http://www.juxtapoz.com/fashion/tobin-yelland-x-huf Watch: Tobin Yelland on his latest HUF Collaboration
Born in Berkeley, CA, Tobin Yelland picked up photography at an early age with a focus on his immediate surroundings—the subculture and lifestyle of skateboarding. First published in Thrasher Magazine at age 15, Yelland's work has since expanded beyond the world of skateboarding to become a collection of images that lend voice to an entire generation, transcending many locales and social identities. He and Keith Hufnagel first met while shooting skate photos together in the early 1990s in New York City, and later lived together as roommates in Tobin’s Glen Park house in San Francisco along with Mickey Reyes in the mid 90s
Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Fashion Wed, 02 Sep 2015 04:58:08 -0700
Climb Through a Giant Convulsing Centipede http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/climb-through-a-giant-convulsing-centipede http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/climb-through-a-giant-convulsing-centipede Climb Through a Giant Convulsing Centipede
Tube is a new installation concept by design collective Numen/For Use constructed of stitched safety nets which assume a form of a closed hose that pulsates and oscillates in the longitudinal section. The object is suspended from surrounding surfaces with numerous elastic strings, channelling a giant convulsing centipede. 
Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Juxtapoz Wed, 02 Sep 2015 03:48:50 -0700
WWII Airplane Pin-Ups http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/wwii-airplane-pin-ups http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/wwii-airplane-pin-ups WWII Airplane Pin-Ups
From Viking ships to Egyptian chariots, warriors and soldiers have been decorating their weapons and vehicles for a very long time. In more modern times, the practice of putting personalized decorations on aircraft originated with Italian and German pilots in the early 1900s. This was followed by the popular practice of German pilots in WWI painting a mouth underneath the propeller's spinner. In World War II, female pin-up art began to appear and continued to it's peak during the Korean War. The decoration were tolerated by officials because it was scene as helping boost the morale of soldiers. Here is a collection of some of that nose art...
Editor@juxtapoz.com (Juxtapoz) Juxtapoz Wed, 02 Sep 2015 03:09:13 -0700