Juxtapoz // Monday, August 08, 2011
Jamie Mills is an illustrator currently based in Cheltenham, England. He draws influence from nature, structure and patterns to create narrative illustrations.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, August 02, 2011
Look out for the stabby ladies of Kid Acne in the doorway amid a sea of graffiti tags; that’s where they wait, anchored in a jedi stance with swords drawn and ready for a tumble. Artist, illustrator and hip-hop musician, the prolific Sheffield native has proffered his easy going humor around the world . . .
Juxtapoz // Monday, August 01, 2011
William Goldsmith is an illustrator based in the coastal town of Brighton, England. Recently graduated from The Glasgow School of Art, Goldsmith's most recent work Vignettes of Ystov is a collection of short graphic stories centered around the fictional Eastern European town of Ystov.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, July 20, 2011
The UK's first comprehensive "Graffuturism" exhibition, titled "Rudimentary Perfection," brings together an impressive group of notable international artists linked by their innovative spirit and shared graffiti heritage. Each of these artists has ventured down a unique path, offering a radical take on expressive, figurative and letter-based abstraction.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, July 06, 2011
Renowned Spanish artist, Jaume Plensa, recently completed the following series of sculptures and drawings at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park in Wakefield, England. The artist’s work encourages viewers to explore the art in a tactile and sensorial manner.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, May 04, 2011
There is always a good story associated with a Banksy project, and the Bristol artist has just released a new print for the Bristol Anarchist Bookfair that occurs this Saturday, May 7, 2011. All proceeds for the print go to the Peoples Republic of Stokes Croft and associates.
Graffiti // Friday, April 29, 2011
"The beauty of INSA's GIF-ITI is that it only truly lives when viewed online, where these days most street art ends up being viewed, and exaggerates the ephemeral nature of graffiti as each layer is painted instantly over the last."
Juxtapoz // Monday, March 28, 2011
When we published our Contemporary African Art Issue in November of 2008, we featured a few prominent contemporary South African photographers, including Pieter Hugo and Mikhael Subotzky. Both, along with 15 others, are part of the Victoria and Albert Museum of London's exhibition, Figures & Fictions: Contemporary South African Photography, opening April 12, 2011. More after the jump . . .
Street Art // Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Corey Helford Gallery in LA is opening a new exhibition this Saturday (Feb 26), UK Street Art Print Nite, featuring a selection of fine art prints from various street artists based in England. Some of the artists featured include D*Face, Nick Walker, EINE, Dan Baldwin, Zeus, Will Barras, and Word To Mother. More information after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Thursday, February 17, 2011
Denimu takes actual denim to create his artwork. If you wonder what red denim jeans are good for, look no further. Or better said, Denimu "uses shades of denim as his palette as he creates his 'paintings' to communicate how he sees the world. The British-born, Sweden-based artist creates some stunning works considering the materials. More after the jump . . .