Street Art // Monday, July 20, 2015
Along with big and well known festivals in major cities around the world, there is still a strong DIY scene out there putting out some great events and producing some amazing street work. The little historic town of Vodnjan in Istria, Croatia, is this year hosting their 3rd edition of Boombarstick festival, and one of the invited artists recently finished his mural.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, July 09, 2014
Singular Gallery is pleased to present Anonymous #7 by artist Brett Amory. The concept behind Singular contemporary art gallery is 'one artist - one artwork', with the aim to develop a direct dialogue with the place where it is located, the Croatian town of Pula. The artwork displayed in the gallery can be observed from the street through the large gallery window - with every show, the window opens a view for passers-by into worlds of the imaginations of the international artists that exhibit within.
Illustration // Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Croatian artist Zlatan Vehabović’s current body of work embodies literary adventure themes, such as men at sea and fantastical animals, including a huge beached whale like creature. These works are inspired by the song “My Donal,” written in the 1960s by Scottish author Owen Hand...
Juxtapoz // Monday, August 05, 2013
This morning we check out Croatian digital artist Paolo Ceric's drawings where he uses a single line to complete the entire work. He currently only has a couple of them up but we can't wait to see more!
Juxtapoz // Thursday, May 02, 2013
This morning we take a look at the work of Croatian artist Boris Bućan. Boris may not very well known outside of his native land, but he is very famous in Croatia for his graphic design, illustrating many posters and album covers during the 80s and 90s for events and bands as far away as Japan and Africa...
Juxtapoz // Friday, September 14, 2012
Rome-based multidisciplinary artist, Agostino Iacurci painted the following mural for the MUU street art festival in Zagreb, Croatia.
Street Art // Wednesday, September 21, 2011
Uk-based street artist and illustrator, Phlegm continues his painting through Croatia with the following fantastic two new walls. His highly imaginative creations are unworldly and very unique among artists currently working in the streets.
Juxtapoz // Monday, September 19, 2011
A full city block in the Zavrtnica business center in Zagreb, Croatia has been transformed into a typography center, with building covered in entirety with numbers and letters. The work was done by design agency, Brigada. Some are calling it typotecture.
Juxtapoz // Friday, July 22, 2011
Franz von Bayros was an artist from the late 19th/early 20th century who became known for his playfully perverse erotic imagery. Originally from Zagreb, Croatia, Bayros was constantly on the move: oft-expelled from European cities due to the sexual content of his work, he was forced to relocate again and again and start from scratch.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, July 06, 2011
We should preface that this wasn't any abandoned basement, but an abandoned basement at last year's Vienna Design Week. Viennese/Croatian design collective, Numen/For Use, created this full installation using 117,000 feet and 100 pounds of packing tape.