Juxtapoz // Tuesday, May 01, 2012
In a very clever campaign by advertising agency DDP of Brazil, they have created a great visual for MASP Art School with three legendary artists dissected to show their "true" insides. Picasso, Van Gogh, and Dali (say it like Adrien Brody in Midnight in Paris) are all exposed to show their insides match the iconic styles they made into worldwide textbook material. For art school, these seem quite on point.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, March 27, 2012
This is the final product of collaboration between numerous different artists that all create work in the street. This piece was painted at the Araras Skate Park in Brazil by artists Dementia, Zeh Palito, Alma, and Speed.
Juxtapoz // Friday, February 24, 2012
Dea Lellis is an illustrator and drawer from Sao Paulo, Brazil. Her paintings and illustrations combine simple flat backgrounds with quirky symbolism that is mysterious and enticing. Her are a few of her works.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, January 12, 2012
When we showed the work of French street artist OaKoAk last year, readers loved the playful nature of the artist's public street art. Brazilian duo, The 6emeia Project, does a very similar thing; take what they see in the streets and reimagine them into illustrations, concepts, and playful characters.
Juxtapoz // Monday, January 02, 2012
Here is a selection of painting from Brazilian artist, Zeh Palito that were recently exhibited at a solo exhibition titled Mystical Dreams in South Korea.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, October 18, 2011
Brazilian illustrator and designer Nelson Balaban uses an unorthodox blend of techniques in the digital realm to create his most recent series, Selfish.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, September 17, 2011
Joao Ruas, a native of Sao Paolo, Brazil, was left alone at an early age with crayons and papers for a few hours every day. He has since developed a skillfully evocative style, in addition to unusual feral behavior which has only got worse through the years.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, September 10, 2011
We have known about Brazilian artist Wagner Willian for many years now, as his dark, and at times sexually-suggestive pop-surreal works have there way into international galleries. For over a decade, Willian has created a wonderfully provocative body of work.
Juxtapoz // Sunday, August 14, 2011
Completed in 1996 by Architect Oscar Niemeyer, Niterói Contemporary Art Museum is one of Rio De Janerio’s main landmarks and uniquely designed buildings.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, August 10, 2011
Fernando Chamarelli is a graphic designer, illustrator and visual artist. After initially drawing cartoons, caricatures and portraits he later became involved in street art and tattooing: it is by merging these different mediums that he creates his art. The Brazilian artist opens a show at Thinkspace Gallery this Saturday, August 13.