Juxtapoz // Friday, April 03, 2015
Jux contributor Kristin Farr just produced a new video for KQED and SFMOMA that reflects on a golden age for contemporary art in San Francisco’s Mission District. Several influential artists who lived and worked in or near the Mission in the ’90s became internationally known, and many of our favorites have been featured in the pages of Juxtapoz.
Juxtapoz // Friday, March 27, 2015
"Go straight off the wall" said his dad and Dominic does just that. This inspiring short follows Dominic Wilcox, an artist / inventor / designer, on his quest for new ideas....Transforming the mundane and ordinary into something surprising, wondrous and strangely thought provoking.
Street Art // Monday, March 09, 2015
Internationaly renwoned Danish photographer Søren Solkær is set to launch a worldwide exhibition and book project. Solkær has travelled the globe for three years in search of the most significant figures in street art and graffiti. SURFACE features portraits of many of the most prominent figures on the contemporary scene as well as the pioneering icons.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, March 03, 2015
In this short documentary, Juxtapoz' Joey Garfield spends an afternoon with The Sucklord, talking Star Wars, Gay Rights, and why Super Villains have the upper hand.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Take an exclusive look at the process behind Coral Morphologic's living artworks, colorful reefs created using coral polyps native to Miami. Watch as the scientific art collective explores the visual storytelling potential of coral reef organisms through film, multimedia and site-specific artworks. Additionally, learn how rising sea levels, combined with government dredging projects, are impacting not only corals, but the entire fate of Miami.
Juxtapoz // Friday, January 16, 2015
A short documentary portrait about William Amer, a letterpress printer and instructor based in New South Wales, Australia. When Amer's father moved to Australia in 1955 the printing industry "was a father-son affair" so the printer started learning at a very young age and continues to this day...
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Though it has been happening a bit more in the past few years, it’s not everyday that a prolific “outsider” artist is discovered or shall I say uncovered. By uncovered I almost mean literally because documentarians Aaron Wickenden and Dan Rybiky found this gentleman buried in his own squalor, happily and delusional-y painting away. Almost There digs deep and goes further than your average artist profile film. Check out the trailer below and start digging under rocks in your own town.
Photography // Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Back in 1989, as the Berlin Wall fell, Gunther Holtorf and his wife Christine set out on what was meant to be an 18-month tour of Africa in their Mercedes Benz G Wagon. Now, with more than 800,000km (500,000 miles) on the clock, Gunther is still going.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, October 09, 2014
ike Heist has been working in the neon industry in Portland, Oregon for 30 years. He is a master in his craft, and is responsible for the bending of some of the city's most iconic signage. 10 SECONDS is a short film about work and happiness, and shares a bit of Mike's thoughts and insight into the amazing process of hand-made neon signage...
Juxtapoz // Monday, September 29, 2014
For those of you who are looking for a career in the art of single-cell algae arrangment, here is a short documentary about Klaus Kemp, the master of the Victorian art of diatom arrangement. What is diatom arrangment you ask? Diatoms are single cell algae that create jewel-like glass shells around themselves....