Juxtapoz // Monday, May 02, 2011
In late 2010, Ian "Kid Zoom" Strange had a major impact in the art world with his solo show, This City Will Eat Me Alive, at NYC's Opera Gallery. Ron English calling Kid Zoom, a "Rembrandt with a spray can," was an endorsement that many couldn't help but notice. Juxtapoz contributor Noel Nocciolo interviews the Australian-born artist.
Street Art // Wednesday, April 27, 2011
We recently wrote on the site about the public art project, "Before I Die," that installation artist, designer, and urban planner Candy Chang created in New Orleans. Now, our Helen Soteriou speaks with Chang about her public projects, and what is next.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, April 20, 2011
The mysterious think tank and art apparel collective known as The Imaginary Foundation recently created an installation entitled The Undivided Mind, which merged the seemingly opposing worlds of art and science. The San Francisco gallery, covered wall to ceiling in scribbled chalkboard scientific diagrams and mathematical equations attracted hundreds of curious "imaginarians" on the opening night in late 2010. We interviewed the IF in our May 2011 issue, part of which you can read after the jump.
Street Art // Monday, April 18, 2011
As we mentioned late last week, the major highlight, at least for us, at Art In the Streets was the Steve "Espo" Powers, Todd "Reas" James, and Barry McGee recreation and update of their seminal 2000 Street Market show at Deitch Projects. Take it in after the jump . . .
Street Art // Thursday, April 14, 2011
Of course, Banksy was the "special guest" today at MOCA's Art In the Streets. The best kept non-secret had a large space next to Street Market, Jamie Reid, and a fantastic mural by Mode 2. Banksy brought in some really nice paintings, and a very large construction vehicle to, you know, hang out in a museum. More after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Monday, April 04, 2011
Melbourne, Australia based, Indonesian born illustrator, Eveline Tarunadjaja, will be making her way to Culver City, California and Thinkspace Gallery for a exhibition in the gallery's Project Room, opening Saturday, April 9. Splits Ends will feature new works from the artist. Listen to how she responds to our Back Talk after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Thursday, March 31, 2011
Our NYC correspondent, Brock Fetch, stopped by the Brooklyn studio of Judith Supine on the eve of Supine opening his newest solo show, Lady Boy, at New Image Art Gallery in Los Angeles. The "collagist of the psychedelic and surreal" will be showcasing more than twenty canvases and large-scale woodcut sculptures up to fourteen feet high. Studio views after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Monday, March 28, 2011
Over the past few years, fine artist Ferris Plock has become one of the most active artists in San Francisco. Recently, he was the Artist-in-Residence at Recology in SF, and had a solo show at Shooting Gallery. Many would say Plock holds a trademark style, mixing, at times, contemporary culture with Ukiyo-e art form. Maybe you should just read the interview. Read after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Friday, March 25, 2011
Juxtapoz' contributor Trina Calderon on Adam Wallacavage's newest solo exhibition of chandeliers at Corey Helford Gallery. Story after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Thursday, March 24, 2011
San Francisco-based Dylan Sisson will be exhibiting in a group show, Lilacs Out of the Dead Land, at WWA Gallery in Culver City starting April 1, 2011. We snuck a few questions to the comic illustrator, painter, and toy designer. Back Talk after the jump . . .