Juxtapoz // Friday, April 27, 2012
Mixed-media illustrator Niky Roehreke isn't afraid of bold use of color, recently bringing her feminine touch to Insight's Garage Artist series of tees and store installation at the apparel line's flagship store in Venice Beach. Niky's works, often done with wartercolor, pencil, typography, and collaged among symmetry are up through May 1 so swing by this weekend.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Thinkspace Gallery is honored to be working with producer/director/writer/collector Morgan Spurlock (The Greatest Movie Ever Sold, Supersize Me) on his debut curatorial project. New Blood aims to showcase artists that Spurlock feels have changed the art world forever and has in turn given each of them the chance to invite a protégé of their choice to profile alongside their own work in this very special exhibit. The exhbit opens this Saturday, April 28.
Juxtapoz // Monday, April 23, 2012
Stephanie Buer began pursing a career in art at the College for Creative Studies in Detroit, Michigan where she fell in love with the city and urban exploration. She spent the next ten years living in Detroit and developing as an artist. Her newest exhibition, Nothing Lasts Forerver, opens at Thinkspace Gallery on Saturday, April 28. We sat down and had a discussion with the artist on this occasion . . .
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, March 27, 2012
Fumi Nakamura was born in December 1984 in a small town called Shimizu outside of Shizuoka, Japan. Fumi grew up surrounded by beautiful mountains and the ocean and this environment has had a lasting effect on her work. She will open a new exhibition, Our Hands Will Eventually Destroy Everything Beautiful, at Thinkspace Gallery this Saturday, March 31st.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, February 25, 2012
UK-based Emma Tooth, who has shown in the past with Lazarides Gallery, will be part of Thinkspace Gallery's Picks of the Harvest 2012 group show opening March 3 in Culver City. The exhibition will feature numerous artists Thinkspace has had their eye on over the past year exhibited alongside new works from several of our regular Thinkspace family members, and we were able to have a conversation with Emma on a wide-ranging of topics, including Japan, Oscar Wilde, and Joanna Newsom.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, January 28, 2012
Opening February 4 at Thinkspace Gallery in Los Angeles, There Is Time To Kill Today will showcase new paintings, drawings and the debut of a new series of charcoal works on canvas from Burbank-based artist Ana Bagayan. Her work explores images of adolescence as metaphors for larger themes of ethos and wonder and has been featured in such publications as Rolling Stone, Spin, GQ and various others.
Juxtapoz // Friday, January 20, 2012
Tomorrow, January 21, Eric Joyner opens It's A Jungle Out There, a new body of work at Corey Helford Gallery in Culver City. The exhibition will feature 18 pop-surrealism paintings of robots interacting with jungle animals. We sat down with Joyner to discuss inspirations, salads, and robots and donuts.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, January 10, 2012
This Friday, January 13, WWA Gallery in Culver City, California opens About Face: A Portrait Show. One of the artists in the show, Nicole Bruckman, sat down with us and answered a few questions about a fear of sports, her fifth grade teacher, and Nicki Minaj.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, January 03, 2012
Esao Andrews is set to open a new body of work, Nowhere, at Thinkspace Gallery this Saturday, January 7th. We sat down and talked to the fine artist about buying a car, why restaurants get his orders wrong, and how the first 15 minutes of Up destroyed him.
Juxtapoz // Friday, December 30, 2011
Allison Sommers is a Brookyln-based visual artist working primarily in gouache. She creates complicated, intricate, sometimes uncomfortable worlds of meat, vegetation, and birds and beasts of various sizes. She graduated from the University of Virginia with a BA in History. Sommers opens a new body of work, Potter's Field, at Thinkspace Gallery on January 7, 2012.