Juxtapoz // Friday, May 22, 2015
We are huge fans of Jonas Wood here at Juxtapoz, and his last two shows, one at David Kordansky in LA and one at Gagosian in Hong Kong, showed some of his best works to date. Kordansky's gallery just published a new book, designed by the great Brian Roettinger, with all the works from the last exhibition at his gallery space. Someone buy one for us... please?
Photography // Thursday, May 14, 2015
Seeing Things just announced the upcoming release and exhibition for Mark Whiteley’s new book of photographs titled “We Are All In the Gutter But Some Of Us Are Holding Flashes.” The show and book will both launch on Saturday, May 16th at Seeing Things Gallery in San Jose, CA. The book features approximately 100 of Mark’s favorite action images shot between 1993 and 2014, and the show features selected prints from the book.
Photography // Wednesday, May 13, 2015
A new book, Artists Unframed, features more than 100 images from the Smithsonian archives of artists at work and play. The Guardian recently compiled a slection of those that focus on moments in the personal lives of artists, snapshots of famous artists not in the studio, not in a museum, but on their own time.
Juxtapoz // Monday, May 11, 2015
Former Juxtapoz cover artist James jean (February, 2013), recently opened up pre-sale of a new book Xenograph, a hardcover, clothbound book collecting paintings, drawings, digital works, and preliminary sketches of work created between 2010 and 2014.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Brett Amory (featured February, 2014), the American artist who rose to international acclaim for his "Waiting" series is featured in this deluxe coffee table edition by Vivant Books. Alongside four-color reproductions of the artwork, the book includes a biography and selected essays from art world luminaries and patrons. Join Vivant Books and Juxtapoz Magazine as we host a book signing at Clift Hotel.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, April 09, 2015
Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol, Frida Kahlo . . . so many great artists have shared one very special love: the companionship of cats. Gathered here for the first time are behind-thescenes stories of more than 50 famous artists and their feline friends.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, April 07, 2015
A legendary tattoo master and notorious creator of underground art, Jonathan Shaw, will be in San Francisco the next couple days as he stops by our favorite used bookstore Green Apple Books tonight for a reading and conversation with Gregg Foreman of Cat Power and Brandon Burkart of The Saint James Society. He'll also be at The Beat Museum in North Beach tomorrow for another reading so if you are in the area be sure to check out one of the events! His cult novel Narcisa: Our Lady of Ashes has just been republished by Johnny Depp and Harper Perennial.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, April 07, 2015
I met the artist Sarah Cain in her studio in Los Angeles where she’s completing work for upcoming museum shows—at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego and at the Contemporary Art Museum of Raleigh—plus a solo show at Honor Fraser gallery in LA. We had a rambling conversation about what inspires her work, how she manages her career and what it’s like to be a woman in the art world, all the while nibbling on fresh raspberries and dark chocolate with sea salt. It was just as incredible as it sounds.
Erotica // Monday, April 06, 2015
Collier Schorr's earliest works utilized appropriated ads from fashion magazines to address issues of authorship and desire. The works introduced a female gaze into the debate about female representation...
Juxtapoz // Monday, March 23, 2015
We've been using Behance for years to find and discover new artists we like, new artists to feature, and new artists to share with our readers. Founded in 2006, Behance is now the world's largest creative network, where millions of peoople showcase and discover creative work. But as much as we love the Internet, we love books, zines and other printed materials to the point that we are running out of space for anything else in our office! Super-Modified: The Behance Book of Creative Work is a beautifuly curated colleciton of cutting-edge creative work from all over the world.