Juxtapoz // Monday, February 13, 2012
A great find today was the work of Brooklyn's Dean Monogenis, an artist who creates futuristic and architectural acrylic on wood paintings, as well as works on paper and sculpture art. Monogenis had a solo exhibition at NYCs' Morgan Lehman Gallery last year, and a solo at Athens, Greece's Xippas Gallery this year.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, January 11, 2012
This coming March, the Brooklyn Museum will be exhibiting a large-scale retrospective of Keith Haring's work. The exhibition begins with Haring's arrival to New York in 1978 through 1982 when he began his studio practice alongside public and political work in the streets.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, January 04, 2012
This morning, we got hooked on this particular photo by Baltimore-born, Brooklyn-based photographer Brea Souders. We found it on TinyVIces, and explored a nice full portfolio of the photographers' work. Souders studied photography at the University of Maryland Baltimore County, and has had work in New York Magazine, Gar-de, Vogue Paris, and Real Simple.
Juxtapoz // Friday, December 30, 2011
Allison Sommers is a Brookyln-based visual artist working primarily in gouache. She creates complicated, intricate, sometimes uncomfortable worlds of meat, vegetation, and birds and beasts of various sizes. She graduated from the University of Virginia with a BA in History. Sommers opens a new body of work, Potter's Field, at Thinkspace Gallery on January 7, 2012.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, December 08, 2011
Morgan Blair is a Brooklyn-based artist and designer that produces these colorful illustrations that have been exhibited around the United States and abroad in Europe.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, October 29, 2011
Benjamin Phelan is a Brooklyn-based artist and a Rhode Island School of Design graduate. His sculptures create strange forms out of styrofoam, resin, wood, enamel, and other materials that bring to mind some psychedelic hybrid of Lynda Benglis and Yayoi Kusama.
Juxtapoz // Monday, October 17, 2011
Brooklyn's Cannonball Press, makers of classic woodcut prints and printmaking expertise, are holding their annual affordable print fair, Prints Gone Wild, this November 2011. Some of the studios involved are Wolfbat, Drive By Press, Justseeds, The Arm Letterpress, Evil Prints, and a bunch of other NYC-based and national print studios.
Juxtapoz // Friday, October 14, 2011
Created by artist/architect Marcos Zotes, CCTV/Creative Control seeks to question the oppressive mechanisms and discourses implemented in the city through the temporary appropriation of public space. The intervention consists of a video projection displaying an over-sized eye onto the lower surface of the 10-storey-hight Milton Street water tower in Brooklyn, New York.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, October 13, 2011
Brooklyn-based illustrator, Jen Tong, brings forth the mysticism of the woodlands and the delicate touch of the enchanting personas she creates. She uses a variety of mediums, including oils and screenprinting.
Juxtapoz // Friday, September 16, 2011
Here are some new images of what Steve Powers (aka ESPO) has been up to in Brooklyn for his Love Letter To Brooklyn project. As always, Powers bring his best and will be upgrading the visual landscape of Brooklyn permanently.