Juxtapoz // Thursday, June 19, 2014
"Artist Louise Despont uses architectural stencils to create intricate pencil-on-paper drawings in her home and studio in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. Working between a small desk and her bedroom floor, Despont’s daily practice, with a limited set of tools, yields surprising discoveries...
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Once again Tara McPherson has curated the Tiny Trifecta art show at her Cotton Candy Machine store/gallery in Brooklyn. Each artist was asked to create three tiny pieces of $100 art. The show features John Baizley, Marco Mazzoni, Tara McPherson, Saelee Oh, Erik Mark Sandberg, Skinner, and the last two Juxtapoz cover artists, Mark Ryden and Shepard Fairey. The show will be up through July 6, 2014.
Juxtapoz // Friday, June 13, 2014
Philadelphia artist Isaac Tin Wei Lin makes prints, sculptures, and installations that explode with layers of calligraphy, cartoons, color, and pattern. Alex Lukas, Chicago-based and Boston-born, creates both highly detailed drawings and intricate zines and has released over 40 small books and zines since 2001.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, May 27, 2014
We went to check out the second group show of Succulent Studios, a new and unique 3,000 square foot gallery space in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Palabra is an installation based exhibit that features 7 New York based artists: Rubin, Beau Stanton, Sek3, El Sol 25, Michael Alan, Katie Balloons and Iena Cruz.
Juxtapoz // Friday, May 23, 2014
Jake Scharbach grew up in the woods of Washington State without electricity. With his sister, they passed their time creating, making and enjoying art, so it’s no wonder he grew up to be as prolific as he is.
Graffiti // Friday, May 02, 2014
When space is limited and you have too many writers, a concept like this is useful. Cuba, Stae2, Vor138, Slom and Uend tear and rip it up in Brooklyn.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, April 15, 2014
An Australian émigré to Brooklyn -- artist Vexta has showcased her talents the world over. For the newest Wall to Wall she picked a vertical wall in Williamsburg that looms large over the streets below, featured on the back cover of the November, 2013 issue of Juxtapoz Magazine.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, April 02, 2014
Greenpoint Terminal Gallery in Brooklyn has had a string of great artists show in their space over the past year, including last month's standout show with Matt Leines that we wrote about last week before its closing. This Friday, April 4, the gallery welcomes Brian Willmont and a series of new works titled "Dark Light." When we received the press release, it was accompanied by a quote from Cormac McCarthy. After feeling the coldness from that, we began to look forward to the show.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, March 26, 2014
If you want to go check out Matt Leines' show, "The Essential Collection," up at Greenpoint Terminal Gallery in Brooklyn, well, we screwed up, because it is only up for one week, and it started on March 21st, so now you have to rush over. We apologize in advance, but go see it.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Opening reception for Art Into Music is tonight at BRIC House in Brooklyn, 7-930pm. This exhibit celebrates artists devoted to and inspired by music.