Juxtapoz // Wednesday, April 13, 2011
If we could have told you last month when we announced Facemaker that Eric Yanhker was our May cover artist, it might have been more exciting. But tonight at Royal/T in Culver City, Ben Jones, Shepard Fairey, Takashi Murakami, Barry McGee, Kenny Scharf, Eric Yahnker, Jane Moseley, Olaf Breuning, and others will explore interpretations of the most universal element of human perception: the face. More after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Monday, March 21, 2011
Kathy Grayson at The Hole Gallery in NYC is curating a show at Royal/T in Culver City, California, FACEMAKER, featuring “works from contemporary young artists including the title piece by Ben Jones, in addition to Shepard Fairey, Takashi Murakami, Barry McGee, Kenny Scharf, Eric Yahnker, Jane Moseley, Olaf Breuning, Carroll Dunham, David Shrigley, and Gary Webb, and the show will explore interpretations of the most universal element of human perception: the face..” More after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Saturday, February 26, 2011
Photographer Ken Goto will open a new show, Extended Vacation, featuring photos with collaborative elements with Ed Templeton, Lance Mountain, Barry MCgee, Ian Johnson, Mat O'Brien, Steel, Victor Reyes, Kami, and Chris Lindig. The show is in conjunction with Goorin Bros, and will be held at Cassel Gallery in San Francisco starting on Saturday, March 5. More images after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Saturday, January 29, 2011
This past Thursday was the opening night of Art Los Angeles Contemporary: The International Contemporary Art Fair of L.A, photos and more after the jump…
Juxtapoz // Thursday, January 06, 2011
Robert & Tilton Gallery, who hosts such artists as Barry McGee, Kehinde Wiley, Ed Templeton, and Adam Pendleton, will be hosting all these artists plus a few more contemporary names at their Freeflow exhibition opening this Saturday in Culver City. More after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, December 29, 2010
We previewed Creative Lives Season 2 and contest yesterday on the site, and because it is the last week of 2010, we are looking through some of our favorite moments. We always liked the Super8 footage that was shot by Creative Lives while McGee was setting up the centerpiece installation of the SFMoMA's 75th Anniversary Show. Watch after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Thursday, December 23, 2010
One of our favorite series' of the year was Todd "REAS" James' "Somali Pirates." Just in time for the year to close (and what says year-end Holiday celebration like a Somali Pirate?), Todd James just released a new Pirate print through Edition Copenhagen in Denmark. More images after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, December 21, 2010
If you can remember back to July, Juxtapoz had extensive coverage on the ground at the Transfer show in Sao Paulo, Brazil. After a bit of time, a video of Barry McGee, one of the American artists who made it down to the important Brazilian show, from Transfer was just finished and released. Watch it after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Sunday, December 19, 2010
What is a nice art tradition here in San Francisco since 1967, the SFMoMA just announced that Mauricio Ancalmo, Colter Jacobsen, Ruth Laskey, and Kamau Amu Patton are the 2010 artists for its biennial SECA Art Award. For those who don't know, "Administered by SECA (Society for the Encouragement o f Contemporary Art), one of the museum's auxiliaries, the signature award honors Bay Area artists who are working independently at a high level of artistic maturity but who have not yet received substantial recognition." More after the jump . ..
Juxtapoz // Thursday, December 16, 2010
We had wanted to feature Michael Leon's "Dicks of the World" wall art piece here, but we figured that might be a bit jarring this early in the day. Bodega has teamed up with Barry McGee, Leon, Steve Harrington, Cody Hudson, and Hisham Bharoocha for a new series of large scale, eco-friendly, temporary indoor art. Pictures of the new collaborative pieces after the jump . . .