Tattoo // Thursday, June 30, 2011
San Francisco tattoo and fine artist, Shawn Barber, will open a solo show, Youth of Today, at Fecal Face Dot Gallery on July 8th. The exhibition will feature 11 new paintings from the artist.
Tattoo // Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Duke Riley has one of the great energies in art at the moment, and from his performance art to his maritime fine art, he has captured an old soul that focues on "residual but forgotten unclaimed frontiers on the edge and inside overdeveloped urban areas, and their unsuspected autonomy." He also is does tattoo work.
Graffiti // Wednesday, June 22, 2011
Presenting bad graffiti tattoos. Make sure the person tattooing you has some reference or experience in drawing letters!
Tattoo // Monday, June 13, 2011
We just received this great video by Taylor Toole, following Saved Tattoo NYC tattoo artists, Thomas Hooper and Chris O'Donnell, as they organize, discuss, and create a full collaborative back tattoo. Watch after the jump . . .
Tattoo // Monday, June 06, 2011
This is one incredible idea for a tattoo. This gentleman, who is an amputee, decided to get a tattoo of a bottlenose dolpin in its spot. Looks quite brilliant if you ask us.
Graffiti // Friday, June 03, 2011
Lets see here, New York fat, rusto, skinny, and a stock tip? A stock tip, really? I hope you are planning on being self-employed, forever and ever.
Tattoo // Wednesday, June 01, 2011
Raised on skating and snowboarding in the Eastern townships of Canada, Shamus Mahannah began drawing at 4, when his grandfather would have him trace Winnie the Pooh books. After three years studying illustration and design at Dawson College in Montreal, Shamus began an apprenticeship at Tatouage West.
Tattoo // Wednesday, May 11, 2011
Juxtapoz is pleased to announce that Don Ed Hardy, the pioneering tattoo and fine artist, is both the newsstand and subscriber cover artist for our new June 2011 issue. We spoke with Hardy about his show at the Artists Gallery with SFMoMA on June 9, 2011, The Unruly Art of Don Ed Hardy.
Tattoo // Friday, May 06, 2011
As Juxtapoz concludes its roadtrip with the nomadic Swampy, which you will see in print in the July 2011 issue, we take a look at some residents of the Swampy fanclub who have decided to take the artist's moniker character and get it imprinted on their skin.
Tattoo // Thursday, May 05, 2011
We just received this great historical tattoo book, Nordic Tattooing: Nordic Tattooists & Their Drawings book today in the Juxtapoz office, and its one of the better layed out, region specific tattoo books we have seen this year. It covers, from 1895 and among other things, the oldest tattoo shop in the world, 17 Nyhavn.