Juxtapoz // Saturday, May 05, 2012
Sergio Lopez, born in 1983, is a graduate of the Academy of Art in San Francisco - and is an exemplary painter in a variety of mediums. His artistic knowledge ballooned when he discovered his love of oil painting and charcoal drawing. His newest exhibition, Sacred Spring, will be on display at Modern Eden in San Francisco, through May 6, 2012.
Tattoo // Thursday, May 03, 2012
Showing some very nice style and an interesting surface and presentation choice, Munich's Chaos Crew have tattooed a large piece of calfskin, documenting the year that was 2011. If you were ever to see a tattooed canvas on calfskin that has both Dirk Nowitzki, Osama Bin Laden, and Amy Winehouse, this is your chance.
Tattoo // Thursday, April 12, 2012
As you happen to know, Zombie Boy, aka Rick Genest, is a model who also has every-inch of his body covered in tattoos. Mr Boy has become a bit of a cult-figure in recent years, and he stopped by the studios of Terry Richardson recently to recreate a few famed Terry poses and smile a bit.
Tattoo // Friday, March 16, 2012
“Façade” opens Saturday night, March 17, 2012 at Place Pigalle in San Francisco. This large group show will showcase an array of fine art and tattoo talent from the surrounding Bay Area and beyond. Curator Aaron Hodges choose this theme based on “We all put on some degree of façade each day as we travel through life. . .
Tattoo // Friday, February 24, 2012
Juxtapoz contributor, and now Southeast Asia-based photographer, Dylan Maddux, documents Los Angeles-based tattoo artist and former Juxtapoz cover artist Mister Cartoon as he travels to Bangkok, Thailand. Cartoon talks about the city, some of the influences and observations he has made about Bangkok, and of course, there is a little talk about tattooing.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, February 02, 2012
We have shown you the tattoo on paper works by Jean-Luc Moerman in the past, but there are some new pieces of elegant illustrations upon found fashion photos and past masterworks that are quite stunning to see. We prefer the work on the fashion and classics, as opposed to the pop-culture subjects. More after the jump . . .
Tattoo // Wednesday, February 01, 2012
We told you a few months ago when we posted the trailer that Garage Magazine had brought in director Ryan Hope to make stylistic production to examine tattoo art and culture as "high art." Here is the full length piece, a beautifully shot and conceived piece that includes contributions from Damien Hirst, Jeff Koons and Raymond Pettibon.
Tattoo // Friday, January 27, 2012
We were looking through the new Bloodwork Bodies book in our office today, and saw great work of wildly accredited and talented San Francisco-based tattoo artist, Tim Lehi. Stationed at Black Heart Tattoo, we know there is a very long waiting list to get the services of Mr. Lehi. It will be worth it.
Tattoo // Thursday, January 26, 2012
A collection of tattoo and paintings by "tattourist" Jason Tyler Grace. Jason is back in San Francisco and currently stationed at Idle Hands in the Lower Haight.
Illustration // Thursday, January 26, 2012
Rik Lee lives and draws in Melbourne, Australia. He works with grey lead pencils, watercolours and his computer. When he’s not drawing Rik tries not to fall off his skateboard and enjoys talking in detail about the weather, storms are his favorite. In the future he intends to draw more, travel more, get more tattoos, drive a ’67 Chevy Impala and move down the coast with his girl and his dog.