Juxtapoz // Wednesday, April 30, 2014
We love the nostalgic vibe of a Low Bros paintings or mural, and chronicled their work in our print edition in October 2013. With "Menace Beach Pt.2" the Low Bros are going back to their hometown of Hamburg, to create an extension of the first Menace Beach show that took place in Berlin last year. Annoyed by the brand heavy skateboard scene that exists today, the Bros are inviting you to celebrate the spirit of true skateboarding and show what skating means to them.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, April 10, 2014
Hamburg, Germany-based artist Eiko Borcherding continues to create intricate and well-executed mixed media pencil drawings. With an eye for detail, he plays on the ideals of life and death, combining these elements in a way that creates a hauntingly beautiful duality. Recently, his work has begun to catch the eye of many art collectors resulting in art exhibitions throughout Europe.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, April 09, 2013
Hamburg-based artist Max Grünfeld find inspiration in the little details of her everyday life whether it be a conversation, funny circumstance, daydreaming, people or animals. Max studied at the Art Academy ArtEZ, Netherlands and Escola Massana Art Academy in Spain. About her work she says, 'I can tell much more with illustrations in extraordinary ways than when I would have to shape the same idea/image or feeling with words.'
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, March 05, 2013
We are really enjoying the paintings Hamburg-based artist Carina Crenshaw. Carina studied Illustration at Bildkunst Akademie Hamburg.
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.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, April 10, 2012
Saul Leiter is an artist that has been working in a variety of mediums for decades. Working as much in painting as he does in photography, Leiter's interests were in accordance with many of the trends during his time. Arriving to New York at the age of 23 in 1946, his passion was painting but he also was prolific in his photography.
Juxtapoz // Monday, March 19, 2012
Danish company LEGO has a new ad campaign called Imagine, where they take the simple LEGO blocks and recreate iconic cartoon and animation characters. Look closely at this picture, and what do you see? We think you see Marge... and a Homer...
Juxtapoz // Sunday, January 08, 2012
Hamburg-based agency Npire needed the perfect divider to break off their kitchen from their office space. So, instead of building the typical wall, the team of designers used over 55,000 LEGO bricks to construct a 9-foot wall. It only cost €2,500 and took one year to complete. Only.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, December 06, 2011
Here are a few opening photos from Revok’s show Triumph and Tragedy that opened over the weekend at Vicious Gallery in Hamburg. It looks as if Revok has been putting the jigsaw to good use in creating these wood collages.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, August 31, 2011
The MS Dockville Festival is turning into one of the better art festivals of the year. First, Evol and his Rural City, and now Luzinterruptus and his amazing field installation, Radioactive Control. The piece demonstrates the paranoia that we are suffering from since the escape of radioactive material in Japan, questioning the safety at nuclear power plants.