Erotica // Tuesday, October 16, 2012
Nike Schroeder is a Berlin-based artist who creates embroidered illustrations. In her 'Fleshideal' series, Schroeder examines the idealized beauty of the female body in a diptych of life sized nude women intertwined with one another. Both carefully composed and seemingly unfinished, Schroeder leaves loose ends of thread to hang out of her pieces like possible accidents.
Juxtapoz // Friday, October 12, 2012
The surreal and dreamlike imagery created from the minds of Ukrainian art duo, Intersni Kazki, continuously holds our attention and remains among our favorite of contemporary artists working in the streets. Their newest project in St. Ottilien, Germany for the Heaven Meets Earth Festival further displays the artist’s range of imagination and contains a healthy selection of bizarre symbolism.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, October 10, 2012
Vienna’s anatomical dissection specialist, Nychos, sent over photos of his most recent mural painted on a monastery in St. Ottilien, Germany. This new piece shows money floating upwards from a corpse with lederhosen’s resting in a coffin. Nychos was in the Bavarian region for the Heaven Meets Earth Festival.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, September 29, 2012
A few days ago, Seher and Smithe were in Germany for the 8th edition of Hamburg Flatstock, where both artists painted this snake in the famed stadium of FC St. Pauli.
Erotica // Friday, September 21, 2012
Stéphane Lépine is a French photographer who currently lives and works out of Freiburg, Germany. He says that his work is exploring 'naturalness and prettiness through portraits and nudes.' Stéphane's soft photographs display ladies baring it all in very natural and intimate settings, almost making us feel like we stepped in on too private of a moment.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, September 05, 2012
Marie Luise Emmermann is the mastermind behind Skizzomat; a Berlin-based illustration and design studio. Her work has been featured in countless magazines and galleries throughout Europe. Her work represents a change in traditional collage methods.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, July 24, 2012
Bremen, Germany based artist, Gregor Gaida, has often made sculpture work based around the aggressive or emotional acts of mankind, and his series, Attaboys is no exception. The aluminum sculptures appear to be destroying a gallery floor, a change from a similar body of work in 2008 where Gaida's boy sculptures were drawing with chalk.
Tattoo // Thursday, July 19, 2012
Gerhard Wiesbeck is one skilled tattoo artist. His complex designs are comprised of intricate line work and minimal color. If you want to get some work done by him, then you are going to have to make your way out to Germany.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, July 11, 2012
"Deenesh Ghyczy leads us into a world where habitual principals of thought and argument become meaningless. His figures stand beyond the cause-and-effect of everyday life; some are shown levitating, others in a state of complete inwardness. Streams of consciousness appear to be channeled and frozen in the recurrent motif of fragmented, disintegrating figures..."
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, July 03, 2012
In conjunction with a new monograph being published by Gestalten, illustrator Olaf Hajek will be opening an exhibition at Gestalten's space in Berlin this Thursday, July 5. The Germany-based artist will be releasing his second monograph, Black Antoinette, a collection that covers much of his personal, fine artworks, as well as his extensive commercial works for the likes of Rolling Stone, New York Times, the Royal Mail, and Washington Post.