Juxtapoz // Thursday, January 31, 2013
Using string, UV lights, and black lights, Berlin-based artist, Jeongmoon Choi creates geometrical light installations that challenge the architecture of exterior and interior spaces. This piece is located outside of her most recent gallery show at Galerie Laurent Mueller.
Juxtapoz // Monday, January 28, 2013
Sometimes, the randomness of what icons make it into fine art blow our minds. Yes, the logo and mascot of the Cleveland Indians baseball team is iconic and has a certain vintage Americana design, but we would never thought it would be the basis of a fine art project, or public art project, in Berlin of all places. In 2011, fine artist Cyprien Gaillard placed the 10m tall Neon Indian on the Haus der Statistik at the Alexanderplatz in Berlin, putting it completely out of its baseball context.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, January 09, 2013
We got a little reminder this morning about the amazing wall drawings of Terry Haggerty, and although seeing them online does not do them justice, we compiled a nice grouping of both wall and fine art drawings to showcase the work. The London-born Haggerty lives and works in Berlin, and has shown extensively in Europe and the US, including works that we saw at the HAMMER in LA in 2007.
Juxtapoz // Friday, November 09, 2012
British portrait artist Jonathan Yeo, who gained international recognition by creating portraits of George W Bush and others made from thousands of images of porn, opens a new exhibition, (I've Got You) Under My Skin, at Circleculture Gallery in Berlin tonight, November 9. The portrait work focuses on the topic of cosmetic surgery...
Juxtapoz // Thursday, November 01, 2012
Comprising of an assortment of artists working in a range of mediums, The Weird, has been creating some entertaining murals over the last few years. Collective members Low Bros, Dxtr, Vidam, Look, and Hrvb collaborated on the following wall in Berlin using plenty of purple, complimenting with the walls original color nicely.
Juxtapoz // Monday, October 22, 2012
Make gigantic things from paper, and call the series "Paperstuff." Simple enough. Berlin-based art director Bartek Elsner created the series Paperstuff because he seems to be able to make anything with paper, from boomboxes, to fire places, to televisions, to CCTV cameras, to VCRs.
Tattoo // Thursday, September 20, 2012
'To celebrate the publication of the new book 'Forever: The New Tattoo', the publishing house Gestalten have put together this short video and arranged an event this Saturday in Berlin at Gestalten Space!! The New Tattoo explores modern tattooing and its phenomenal growth over the last couple of years. Not only does the book look at some of the best and most varied tattooers currently working but also other areas of contemporary tattoo culture...'
Tattoo // Thursday, September 13, 2012
Björn Liebner is a skilled tattoo artist working out of Red Chapel Tattoo Studio in Berlin. His tattoo style is all cohesive in the animals and charachters he creates. Check out the amazing and epic winged wolf chest piece and the bird and snake battle full back piece from this Berlin talent.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, September 05, 2012
Marie Luise Emmermann is the mastermind behind Skizzomat; a Berlin-based illustration and design studio. Her work has been featured in countless magazines and galleries throughout Europe. Her work represents a change in traditional collage methods.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, August 21, 2012
Have you ever showed a uninformed relative a Cy Twombly painting? Did they tell you it looked like scribble and they could do it? Of course, any right-minded Twombly fan would be offended at such a glib insult. Well in 2009, Ceal Floyer collected numerous scraps of paper that people had used to test out pens and eventually hung them in the KW Institute for Contemporary Art in Berlin...