Juxtapoz // Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Whether on the cutting edge or even double–edged, the word literally cuts through to the point, and Edge Effect, the San Francisco Art Institute’s MFA Exhibition at the May 14 through 17, 2015, showcases incisive new talent at the Herbst Pavillion. More than 100 graduating students will present work, the largest collection of its kind, at the signature waterfront location. The following four students offer slices of art that go over the edge to incite and surprise.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, March 18, 2015
There are very few figures of the last 25 years that can cross the barriers of pop, underground, and progressive art quite like Björk. She has transformed the way we look at music, video art, stage performances, and overall artistic persona unlike any artist we can think of. In conjunction with the opening of her special retrospective at the MoMA The Museum of Modern Art, the April 2015 cover is a celebration of the past, present, and future of Björk. Join us in the Redwood Room at the Clift Hotel in San Francisco for this special celebration.
Juxtapoz // Monday, December 29, 2014
This New Year's Eve Grandlife will be presenting "Popaganda" Artists ball hostel by Ron English, Olek, Buff Monster, Jon Burgerman, Logan Hicks, Lori Zimmer of Art Nerd NY, Jules Kim, Kenzo Minami, Alix Brown, Jono Namara, Aerosyn-Lex Mestrovic, Natalie Kates Projects, and Juxztapoz Magazine.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Jack Damer is a printmaker concentrating on the act of “making” and getting hands-on with his creations. Ranging in traditional printmaking techniques to digital formats, Damer creates atmospheres of futuristic scenes, industrial settings, and abstract displays of color and materials...
Juxtapoz // Friday, October 18, 2013
Tonight, October 19th at 7pm, at Gallery 1988: East in LA, our good friend Alex Pardee will be opening his most prolific, ambitious, affordable, silly and IMMATURE solo art gallery that he has ever attempted in his life! Alongside some new paintings, toys and masks, he will be simultaneously releasing over 100 new brand new "Bunnywith" prints and that's not even including a ton of free things that he'll be giving away for no other reason than because he appreciates you. So get yourself there!
Juxtapoz // Friday, October 04, 2013
Former Juxtapoz cover artist Kehinde Wiley will be bringing his continuing series "The World Stage" (this time Jamaica) to Stephen Friedman Gallery in London this fall. Opening October 15, the exhibition features Jamaican men and women assuming poses taken from 17th and 18th century British portraiture, the first one in the "World Stage" series to feature portraits of women.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, October 02, 2013
Former Juxtapoz cover artist (June 2012) Don Pendleton will be opening a solo show at Artists republic 4 Tomorrow in Laguna Beach on October 3rd, 2013. Thw how features new, iconic works from Pendleton, portraying what A Heart As Heavy As Night means to him.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, September 25, 2013
The third annual Artworks for the Cure will be held at The Barker Hangar at the Santa Monica Airport on October 11th-13th. Over 125 contemporary painters, sculptors, photographers and mixed media artists representing many genres of art twill participate in an eclectic and offbeat charity exhibit, auction and sale. More information and a special promotional code after the jump!
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, June 11, 2013
It’s June and almost time for the Kustom Kulture II show in Huntington Beach next month. But there’s always time for a taste of Kulture, and it got served and fired up in Detroit this past weekend. The Motor City was the logical place to launch Summer, so Vans teamed up with Metallica for the Orion music festival which was a motor cross in the most literal sense: skating, cars, music and art all Live, captured in these photos from Rhino.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, June 04, 2013
Nigerian-born, Alabama-based artist Toyin Odutola received her MFA from the California College of the Arts last year and is currently celebrating her second show at Jack Shainman Gallery in NYC. Growing up in the south with no access to galleries or museums, the Internet became Odutola's ticket to people and art. Because of thiss, Odutola has been frequently updating her Tumblr, providing her fans and those interested with a look at her process, something that is traditionally hidden from those viewing art in a museum. Her exhibition, "My Country Has No Name" takes on race, nationhood, and identity and is on view through June 29th.