Juxtapoz // Tuesday, June 05, 2012
This past weekend we stopped by Honor Fraser Gallery for the opening of Gustavo Godoy’s “Vacant Mounds and Markers”. The sculptures in Vacant Mounds and Markers quietly examine spiritual spaces and secular objects. Positioned at ground level, Godoy's sculptures transform the gallery into a meditative sanctuary, addressing the physicality of space as well as the ritualistic spaces inspired by secular and sacred belief systems. Photos and more after the jump…
Juxtapoz // Monday, June 04, 2012
Last week we stopped by the opening reception of Though You Slay Me a solo exhibition of new works by Edward Walton Wilcox at Merry Karnowsky Gallery in Los Angeles. Though his Gothic and almost archaic technique betrays a romantic affinity for the legacy of his craft, without a doubt Wilcox brings us something new, captivating and disquieting. Photos and more after the jump….
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, May 30, 2012
This past weekend we stopped by the opening reception of “Working An Angle”, Augustine Kofie’s first solo show at Known Gallery in Los Angles. The show featured 40 recent works including hand painted multiple screen prints, collage on wood as well as paintings on canvas and wood. Photos and more after the jump..
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, May 29, 2012
We stopped by Known Gallery this past weekend to check out LEGOLIZE IT! | INDISPENSABLE: Art by the ounce. Done in compliance with CA Proposition 215, the LAgo brand, the show featured. Synthetic starter-plants, seedlings, clones, and a totally huge selection of intoxicating, fake plastic buds- all built with LEGO bricks to resemble some of the finest strains of medicinal marijuana ever grown will be on display and available for limited purchase.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, May 26, 2012
Last week we attend the opening of “Gig” a group exhibition of gig posters based on the artists ideal fantasy gig for musicians through out the history of Warner Bros. Records. The exhibition was curated by Michael Coleman, Norman Wonderly, Frank Maddocks and Michael Nunez, featuring works by Aiko, Hydro74, Jesse LeDoux, Andy Mueller, Jermaine Rogers, Justin Van Noy, and countless others.
Juxtapoz // Friday, May 25, 2012
We stopped by the opening of Lawrence Weiner’s latest exhibition at Regen Projects this past weekend. The show featured new works in language and works on paper amd is Weiner's seventh solo exhibition at the gallery. A pioneer of Conceptual art, Lawrence Weiner began making art in 1960 and remains one of the most dynamic artists working today. Photos and more after the jump…
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, May 22, 2012
This past weekend we attended the private party and viewing of works by RISK at a beautiful private home in Los Angeles. “Old Habits Die Hard” consisted of large body of work, several paintings, Neon and large scale sculptures. Photos and more after the jump..
Juxtapoz // Monday, May 14, 2012
In his June 2011 Juxtapoz feature, James Franco admits to being drawn to stories about teenagers, with “Everything being heightened in that world.” There is definitelya very heightened, almost tactile immersion upon entering the long awaited Rebel installation, presented by the Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art at the JF Chen Gallery.
Juxtapoz // Monday, May 14, 2012
We stopped by the opening reception for Barry McGee’s latest solo exhibition at Prism Gallery in Los Angeles this past weekend. The exhibition featured a new series of drawings, paintings, prints, sculptures and photographs from the famed San Francisco-based artist. Photos and more after the jump….
Juxtapoz // Friday, May 04, 2012
This past Wednesday, we attended the launch party for Ron English and Chris Brown’s collaboration, a new toy series, “Dum English.” Fresh off the heels of English (featured in the May 2012 Public Art Issue) doing the cover art of Brown's 2011 LP, F.A.M.E., the two have a new collab getting attention. Photos and more after the jump.