Juxtapoz // Monday, December 12, 2011
Simplicity can be the most effective form of street art. One of the best, OaKoAk, featured on the site and in the magazine this year, just released a new book through Edition Populaire, the self-titled OaKoAk. The book features a collection of some of the best street pieces we have seen over the past few years, both humorous and extremely clever.
Tattoo // Tuesday, November 29, 2011
By popular demand, we have just released the newest edition to the Juxtapoz book series, Juxtapoz Tattoo 2. The book includes tattoos by Mark Heggie, Jose Lopez, Paulie Tattoo, Jun Cha, Eva Huber, Liz Gruesome, Mark Bode, Colin Stevens, Angelique Houtkamp, Yoni Z, Stephanie Tamez, Jime Litwalk, Shawn Barber, Sunny Buick, Clay Decker, Clae Welch, Stever Byrne, Mike Ledger, and Virginia Elwood.
Juxtapoz // Monday, November 21, 2011
Sometimes art doesn't need to be beautiful, and sometimes beauty does not need to be seen in such a particular way. Either could be said when looking at AND EVERY DAY WAS OVERCAST by Paul Kwiatkowski.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, October 27, 2011
As things with Banksy go, there is a little bit of legend and myth involved with almost every piece of art and story you hear. Therefore, it makes sense that there is a new book out (published by Carpet Bombing Culture) called Banksy Myth & Legends that dissects and examines the various unsolved mysterious surrounding the UK-artist.
Juxtapoz // Sunday, October 23, 2011
James Jean (cover artist of Juxtapoz' December 2010 issue) will be having a special release of his newest, Rebus, at NYC's Reed Space from 5—7pm today, October 23. It appears that Mr. Jean will be signing copies of Rebus, and the Reed Space will have other titles by Jean available in store.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, October 18, 2011
One of the more popular comic, book cover, and fine art illustrators that we have ever covered, Tomer Hanuka, just released a new book, Overkill, featuring a collection of over 85 illustrations. As you probably know, Hanuka (the cover of our January 2008 issue) was one of the contributors to the award-winning film, Waltz With Bashir.
Juxtapoz // Monday, September 12, 2011
We ran across Hannah Richards work, and we particularly liked this zine of hers, "What the hell are you looking at?" Her humor seamlessly blends illustration and photography into a witty collection of chuckle-worthy images that definitely made our day.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, September 01, 2011
As Juxtapoz is set to descend upon Stavanger, Norway for the 2011 Nuart Festival, the good people of Nuart are set to release a comprehensive history of the street art festival, Eloquent Vandals: The History of Nuart Norway. On October 1, 2011, the festival will open with a party and book launch event in Stavanger.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, August 30, 2011
UK-based illustrator, James Jarvis, is set to release his first graphic novel in five years, De Profundis, with Brooklyn publisher, PictureBox. The graphic novel follows a beaked artist who travels through a wilderness to arrive at an abandoned city.
Music // Monday, August 29, 2011
We just received an advance copy of a great new book, Norton & Co's R. Crumb: The Complete Record Cover Collection. The content of the book extends back to 1966, when Janis Jopllin asked Crumb to draw the cover of her legendary record, Cheap Thrills.