Juxtapoz // Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Bill Plympton, who Matthew Modine interviewed in our October, 2014 issue, is working on his 8th hand-drawn animation and first collaboration, Revengeance. The film is now in it's Kickstarter phase, so help make it happen!
Erotica // Monday, March 16, 2015
"Doggy Love" is the latest animation from Chinese animator and "playful pervert" Wong Ping about a young boy’s erotic fixation with a classmate boasting breasts on her back.
Juxtapoz // Monday, March 09, 2015
Sweden-based artist Anders Ramsell has taken the film Blade Runner, and created a watercolor animation of it! Consisting of 12.597 handmade watercolor paintings, each approximately 1.5 x 3 cm in size, Ramsell has created a 25 minute "cover" of the 1982 Ridley Scott classic. A must watch...
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, February 25, 2015
"Pandemonio" is animated kaleidoscope of monsters, animals and other strange creatures brought to life by the primitive and franzied pace of Zu's music. Each figure is made by overlapping felt circles. The animation is obtained by moving, resizing and painting every circle without deforming its perfect shape. Have fun!
Illustration // Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Thomas Hedger is a UK artist, and his illustrative style could be described as the love child of Parra and Peter Max, but with a twist that is all his own, unique subjects, and a distinctly strong color sensibility. Check out his website for a page full of fun animations.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, February 05, 2015
Bill Plympton needs no introduction. He has directed ten feature films, seven of them animated, and has received two Oscar nominations for his short films Your Face and Guard Dog. Plympton went first to his audience on Kickstarter to bring to life his latest animated project, Cheatin’, which opened in Los Angeles in August.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, February 03, 2015
We are diggin these hypnotizing, tripped-out animated Gifs by Nicolas Fong...
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Director/artist Mike Mills (featured in our Beastie Boys issue) narrates this fantastic short animation by Brian Rea and Pablo Delcan, telling his creative journey and speaks on his influences in “California Inspires Me,” a Google Play x California Sunday Magazine video collaboration.
Juxtapoz // Friday, January 23, 2015
We are going to take the advice of the filmmakers: "Turn up the volume, turn off the lights and make full screen. Allow a few minutes for film to load/buffer first before viewing so it won't play choppy. "Eager" is just a brilliant clay-mation and stop-motion creation from LA-based fine artist Allison Schulnik made in conjunction with a museum show at Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art in Hartford, CT as well as a solo show at ZieherSmith NYC in early 2014.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, January 15, 2015
Jake Fried recently posted a new video. The artist creates his experimental animations by slowly adding countless layers to his illustrations. His materials include White-Out, coffee, ink, gouche, and paper. The Boston-based artist hand-drawn style and unpredictable stream-of-conciousness content are almost overwhelming...