Juxtapoz // Friday, April 17, 2015
Hiro Kurata is one of our favorite artists working today, with his eclectic mix of Eastern and Western styles, and this consistent baseball uniform motif that you see in each painting. Hiro just opened a solo show, Oh Yes We Did, at The Gallery in Morris/Lakeside, Connecticut, and had a studio visit documentary filmed about his practice. We got the video here, and info on the new show!
Juxtapoz // Monday, May 19, 2014
We are enjoying Connecticut-based artist Maximilian Toth's beautiful chalkboard-style paintings this morning. His work often depicts teenage antics from joyriding in shopping carts to swimming, parties and fence hopping that are actually making us feel a bit nostalgic for those younger years...
Juxtapoz // Thursday, February 21, 2013
Connecticut-based carpenter Dalton M. Ghetti "sharpens" pencils as a hobby and meditation. To create the tiny sculptures he carves the graphite points using a sewing needle and a small metal blade. It can take months and sometimes years to create a sculpture by very slowly removing specks of graphite one at a time. Peep more of the incredibly intricate sculptures