Ai Weiwei photo Projected on Chinese Consulate in NYC

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, May 24, 2011
On Friday May 20, Cuban artist Geandy Pavon did a bit of guerilla work by projecting the face of detained Chinese artist, Ai Weiwei, on the Chinese consulate in Manhattan. Pavon called the piece, Nemesis Ai Weiwei: The Elusiveness of Being.

The Sculptures of Fan Xiaoyan

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, May 17, 2011
We all know that Arnold and James Cameron popularized the half-man, half-machine theme, but Fan Xiaoyan has taken the concept to a whole new level in this series of women with machine body parts. The tank sculptures in particular are of amazing note.

NYC Mayor Bloomberg Speaks Out For Detained Chinese Artist Ai Weiwei

Juxtapoz // Thursday, May 05, 2011
New York City Mayor, Michael Bloomberg, has spoken out in defense of Ai Weiwei, as the Mayor was speaking at the NYC Plaza Hotel Wednesday to open a public art installation by the detained Chinese artist Ai. Bloomberg went as far as to say the Chinese governement "do not value and protect free speech."

Bubble as a Metaphor

Erotica // Wednesday, May 04, 2011
In Bubble Woman, Shu Yong uses the medium of his ubiquitous bubbles by referring to today's omni-present 'bosom culture'. As bosoms have long ago outgrown the category of being mere body parts, they now play the role of a political, economic, and cultural asset by strengthening the place of one of the most important characteristics of the female body. It is conceivable today, how female breasts are blown up as an object of foam for seemingly limitless lust and power.

The Art of Zheng Hongxiang

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, February 15, 2011
These stunning works by young Chinese painter, Zheng Hong Xiang (b 1983) have been making their way around the web over the past few weeks, and this painting you see here is quite dynamic. The deep reds caught our attention first, and the style was something we felt our readers would enjoy. More after the jump . . .

The 3D Paintings of David Spriggs and Xia Xiaowan

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, January 26, 2011
The 3D painting works on panes of glass by both Canadian artist David Spriggs and Chinese artist Xia Xiaowan are stunning. Viewers of the work find "shifting perspectives of the works based on where they stand in the art space." More after the jump . . .

Building the Biggest Statue in the World

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, January 12, 2011
Because it is cold and you need something to do: Sculptors in South Dakota are slowly building the world's largest statue, a "giant monument to Native American chief Crazy Horse." Watch the video after the jump . . .

JR presents The Wrinkles of the City Video from Shanghai

Street Art // Monday, January 10, 2011
In October 2010, our Shanghai correspondent visited the opening of JR's Wrinkles of the City at the Magda Dansyz Gallery in Shanghai, China. Now, one of the biggest artists of the moment, and the 2011 TED Award winner has released a short video based on the work and his time in Shanghai. Watch after the jump...

The Art of Xiang Jing

Juxtapoz // Saturday, January 08, 2011
Wow, this is really good, interesting sculpture work. Chinese artist Xiang Jing, based in Beijing, has been collected by Charles Saatchi, and has shown in major exhibitions around the world. And really, all we can say is wow. Fantastic work. More after the jump . . .
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