Juxtapoz // Sunday, July 26, 2009
Jason Munn, founder of Small Stakes, a design studio based out of Oakland, CA knows how to use open space to his advantage. Munn crafts posters for bands that are understated; they often feature a color palette of no more than two or three shades.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, July 25, 2009
Mac (Juxtapoz #103) is not your typical street artist. Aside from his near-perfect eye for proportion and lighting, Mac refuses to follow conventional methods of street artistry. A true original, Mac has made a name for himself the world over with his awe-inspiring murals and his artistry currently occupies the subscriber cover of this month’s August 2009 issue. David Choe delves into Mac’s mind in his feature interview, but now we’re wondering what Mac is thinking right this second. Curious too? Good thing Mac answered our Back Talk questions.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, July 22, 2009
Rob and Christian Clayton, The Clayton Brothers, (Juxtapoz #103) have the unique ability to collaborate closely and seamlessly with one another, producing brilliant pieces that appear to have been created with one head, one hand, and one heart. For our two-part feature, we managed to single out the unique voices of these constant collaborators. Today we bring you Part One of Back Talk with the Clayton Brothers: Rob Clayton.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, July 21, 2009
Todd Schorr is considered by many to be one of the most successful living artists in the lowbrow art movement. He has been creating his unique brand of art for decades and has produced a breathtaking breadth of work. Check out Back Talk with the lowbrow master and view some of his art.
Juxtapoz // Monday, July 20, 2009
Shawn Barber is a master in realistic new-school meets old-school oil portraits. His paintings share aesthetic tendencies with classical paintings, but traditional saints-as-subjects are replaced with contemporary tattooed individuals. In between his long painting sessions, we somehow managed to snag responses from Shawn Barber for our Back Talk feature (despite his quip that the questions “are pretty ridiculous”).
Juxtapoz // Sunday, July 19, 2009
c Jay Ryan, the talent behind the prolific design studio The Bird Machine creates posters that play and interact with the viewer. His imagery probes at the unlikely and is a pleasure to check out. Get to know Jay Ryan/The Bird Machine by reading his responses to our Back Talk questions.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, July 18, 2009
Today we have a brand new Back Talk with talented poster artist Michael Motorcycle. At a time when poster art can be associated with minimalist screen-printing, Michael Motorcycle creates fabulously intricate designs with a Victorian flair.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, July 16, 2009
26 year-old designer/illustrator Blake E. Marquis is known for his clean graphic style and elaborate patterns. Based out of New York, he has done design work for clients ranging from Banana Republic to New York Times, as well as personal design work. And he loves him some buffalo wings.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, July 14, 2009
If you don’t know who this brother-brother duo is, chances are you will as soon as you peep their iconic imagery and masterful poster art design for all musical genres.