Basquiat Revisted: Aaron Rose & Sam Spiegel on MOCAtv's "SAMO©"

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, October 31, 2012
Yesterday we caught up with curator Aaron Rose and talked about his new video for MOCAtv, a project, which focuses on the late New York artist Jean-Michel Basquiat. Made in collaboration with Los Angeles based musician Sam Spiegel (AKA DJ Squeak E Clean, one half of DJ duo N.A.S.A.), Aaron and Sam decided they would not pay direct homage to Basquiat and his work.

Futura, Lee Q, and Fab Five Freddy @ Subliminal Projects

Juxtapoz // Saturday, September 17, 2011
Futura 2000, Lee Quinones, and Fab 5 Freddy will all be on display in 3 Kings, a Patti Astor-curated exhibition at Subliminal Projects in Los Angeles that opens tonight, September 17.

Rammellzee at MOCA's "Art In the Streets"

Street Art // Friday, April 15, 2011
One of the best rooms at MOCA, and to us one of the most important, was the "experience" that was the Rammellzee installation. Having passed away last year, and being such a pivotal figure in hip-hop, graffiti, and experimental culture and art in general, his inclusion in the show, and to this capacity, was essential. More after the jump . . .