Juxtapoz // Wednesday, July 13, 2011
Vannen Artist Watches is proud to present Always Look Down, a new XL timepiece by Greg "Craola" Simkins. Always Look Down is limited to 150 pieces retailing for $85 each with every piece of packaging signed and numbered by Simkins.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, July 12, 2011
This past winter, David Choe's documentary, aka, Dirty Hands: The Art and Crimes of David Choe, closed out our film festival with MoMA, All the Wrong Art: Juxtapoz Magazine on Film. Now Upper Playground is releasing both a deluxe DVD of the film, and live streaming on their site.
Juxtapoz // Monday, July 11, 2011
Brooklyn-based design and fine artist collective, Morning Breath, just released a new zine, "False Teeth Volume 1," featuring a 5" x 7" two-color silkscreened cover with 48 pages xeroxed on multi-color paper. The zine also features a 15" x 21" two-color silkscreen poster printed on newsprint. The zine is a numbered edition of only 50.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, July 09, 2011
One of our favorite aritsts, Tauba Auerbach, has created an oversized pop-up book featuring six die-cut paper sculptures that unfold into wonderful, elaborate forms. And because of the "flux state between 2D and 3D," the book has an interesting title: [2,3].
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, July 06, 2011
Escif and San just released two new prints each in conjunction with their Road Show exhibition, See You in Croatan, that opened at San Francisco's FIFTY24SF Gallery last week. All four prints measure 18? x 24", with each limited to an edition of 50 and is signed and numbered by the artist.
Juxtapoz // Monday, July 04, 2011
Do yourself a favor and make sure to buy your girfriend one of these bathing suits. Seriously, we can’t emphasize enough how a single piece of swimwear can destroy all the competition while sitting poolside or at the beach. Game over.
Juxtapoz // Sunday, July 03, 2011
This comprehensive survey dating 1999 to the present will bring more than 250 limited edition serigraphs, etchings and pigment prints created by Orange County artist Josh Agle aka SHAG to Grand Central Art Center.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, June 29, 2011
One of the more critically acclaimed artists we cover, James Jean (who was also the cover of our December 2010 issue), will have a new, comprehensive monograph released through Chronicle Books, titled Rebus. The title is currently available for pre-order. We have some spreads to show after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Thursday, June 23, 2011
When Ron English launched his "Lucy Exposed" vinyl figure awhile back, it caused quite a stir because here was a childhood character . . . well . . . exposed. Now, English takes it to another level: the "Lucy Exposed" Dissected 8" vinyl figure.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, June 09, 2011
This is a great book that ended up on our desk yesterday evening, The Modernist, published by Gestalten. The book is a collection of graphic design and fine art that fuses classical aesthetics with contemporary design, taking past craftsmenship to the current era.