Douglas McDougall's Charcoal Drawings

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, August 20, 2013
Scottish artist Douglas McDougall uses charcoal, scalpel blades, erasers, and sandpaper to create his portraits. "By carving into the paper in a particular way, one can feel the power and the magic and luck...Portraiture is my way of encapsulating and understanding the ongoing museum of human experience, to show who we really are, body and spirit."

Tony Orrico's Penwald Drawings

Juxtapoz // Monday, August 19, 2013
Tony Orrico's Penwald Drawings are a series of bilateral drawings in which he explores the use of his body as a tool of measturement to inscribe geometries through movement. His choreographic gestures derive from the limitation of (or spontaneous navigating within) the sphere of his outstretched arms. Watch a video after the jump...

Morphogenetic Freehand Drawings by John Franzen

Juxtapoz // Friday, August 16, 2013
When working on what he calls morphogenetic freehand drawings, German artist John Franzen starts with begins with one straight line and then one by one another right next to it. Over time, the tiny, inevitable imperfections in his otherwise straight freehand lines become amplified as he continues to add them. The series and project is called "One Line One Breath." Watch a video after the jump...

Paintings by Travis Collinson

Juxtapoz // Friday, August 09, 2013
San Francisco-based artist Travis Collinson's process involves taking elements of photographs and sketches and reinterpreting them at a larger scale in his paintings. Influenced by classical painting and minimal abstraction, Collinson work plays with perspective and distortion in an effective and interesting way.

Drawing Using a Single Line

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!

The Work of Ikeda Manabu

Juxtapoz // Friday, August 02, 2013
Japanese artist Ikeda Manabu begins his process with a giant blank canvas, a small acryclic pen, and no iea what the final piece will look like. He can spend eight hourse a day, for years on a single drawing that spans an entire wall. The incredibly detailed drawings watch traditional Japanese architecture clash with treet roots, water, birds and fish!

Drawings by Erik Svetoft

Juxtapoz // Thursday, August 01, 2013
This morning we take a lok at the illustrations and drawings of Swedish artist Erik Svetoft. We are enjoying his rather grotesque and disembodied creatures as well as his black ink drawings of strange scenes full of perfectly odd shaped characters.

Drawings and Paintings by Robert Hardgrave

Juxtapoz // Monday, July 22, 2013
"Despite all the information we are given, I believe much is unknown to us in the moment, with clarity only achieved upon later reflection," states California-based artist Robert Hardgrave. Hardgrave's "paintings are about the excitement in each evolving moment in life, be it a minute or grand, and savoring it."

Paintings and Drawings by Kent Williams

Juxtapoz // Monday, June 24, 2013
This morning we check out some of Los Angeles-based artist Kent Williams newer work as well as take a look back through some of our past favorites.  

Drawings by Lyvia Alexandra

Juxtapoz // Friday, June 21, 2013
We really love this pigeon. We also really enjoy the rest of the London-based Lyvia Alexandra's drawings. They are light hearteded, honest, and fun.

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