Back Talk: A Conversation with Various and Gould

Juxtapoz // Thursday, July 21, 2011
Collaborators since 2005, this Berlin Street Art / fine art duo loves paper, public space, and a planned form of accidental beauty. Using techniques of screen print and collage, their figurative experiments dip into the nostalgic future and the ridiculous; together they toil as self-styled enthusiastic workers in a robot factory.

Back Talk: A Conversation with Jan and Bruce of Corey Helford Gallery

Juxtapoz // Thursday, July 21, 2011
This summer, Corey Helford Gallery of Culver City celebrated its 5th Anniversary with a group exhibition showcasing some of the artists their space has dedicated to exhibiting this half decade. We talked to the gallery owners about the past 5 years, and what they are learning along the way.

Back Talk: A Conversation with Chris Stain

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, July 20, 2011
Born in 1972 and raised in East Baltimore, Chris Stain is a New York-based, self taught stencil artist and print maker influenced by social realism, the plight of working people, and skateboarder culture.

Back Talk: A Conversation with Nick Walker

Juxtapoz // Monday, July 18, 2011
A graffiti writer on the scene in 1980s Bristol, Nick started combining stencils with his freehand work in 1992 and injecting his photographic imagery with irony, social commentary and schoolboy humor. Back Talk after the jump . . .

Back Talk: A Conversation with Dan Witz

Juxtapoz // Friday, July 15, 2011
A Street Art pioneer of more than 30 years, Brooklynite Dan Witz began putting his experimental work on the streets of Manhattan’s Lower East side while a college art  student in the late 1970s.

Back Talk: A Conversation with Cake

Juxtapoz // Thursday, July 14, 2011
Using Street Art as a therapy of watercolors and illustrative line drawings, New Yorks’ Cake brings people from her life to the street, delicately addressing issues like illness, addiction and disconnection.

Back Talk: A Conversation with C215

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, July 13, 2011
French street artist C215 is known in cities and neighborhoods around the globe for his achingly honest and glowing stencil portraits of people who live on the street, and in his life.

Back Talk: A Conversation with How and Nosm

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, July 12, 2011
With a little over two decades of painting that began with graffiti, German twins How & Nosm now create a more illustrated mural based Street Art, tightly defining their style by stripping it back to essential lines, textures, and colorways.

Back Talk: A conversation with Anthony Lister

Juxtapoz // Monday, July 11, 2011
Jumping off and on a Sydney-Brooklyn continuum, Street Artist and fine artist Anthony Lister makes his own tangential badass path into contorted experimentation, whether it is beat poet metal music, family home theatre, super heroes gone awry, or the warping asymmetry of a plastic surgery glamour puss 18 feet in diameter on the street.

Back Talk: A Conversation with Tran Nguyen

Juxtapoz // Thursday, July 07, 2011
Tran Nguyen will be opening a solo show at Thinkspace Gallery, The Synapse Between Here and There, Saturday, July 16. The Georgia-based artist is fascinated with creating work that can be used as a sort of psycho-therapeutic support vehicle, exploring the mind's surreal dreamscape and subconscious desire.