James Jean Tattoo by Shawn Barber

Tattoo // Tuesday, February 22, 2011
Shawn Barber did a masterful job on this James Jean "Crayon Eater" illustration he turned into a tattoo. Drawn is a great blog from Canada, and one of their bloggers, David Huyck, got this piece on his arm. Check after the jump for the full piece...

Interview with Ekta

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, February 09, 2011
We catch up with one of our favorite artists, Gothenburg, Sweden based fine artist, illustrator, and mural artist, Ekta. To us, a great use of color and simplicity is a key, and Ekta has that command. Interview after the jump . . .

Illustrations by Matthew Lyons

Illustration // Wednesday, February 09, 2011
We came across these pieces by 22-year old British-illustrator Matthew Lyons, and really liked the subtle style that he is showing. A project Lyons did in the Summer of 2010, titled "Locations," was what really caught our attention. See the series after the jump . ..

The Art of Daniel Ray Cole

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, February 08, 2011
Dan Ray Cole is a creative based out of Atlanta, Georgia that creates simple, focused illustrations and design work. Design that crosses the threshold between professional and informal is a hard thing to achieve and Mr. Cole does just that. Images after the jump . . .

Banksy Releases The Simpsons Intro Storyboards

Street Art // Friday, January 21, 2011
Nice to see Banksy update his site with some new works, and since all of us took the time to watch the Bristol, England artist art-direct the hallowed ground of "The Simpsons" introduction, Banksy took the time to release some of his storyboard sketches. More after the jump . . .

Jason Jagel has a New Website

Juxtapoz // Thursday, January 13, 2011
Jason Jagel, a San Francisco-based artist who combines multiple styles and genres into some of the most interesting work going today, just updated his website and "Basement" section with new works and homepage expansion. To celebrate, we have a sampling of Jason's work after the jump . . .

New Chicago Comics at MCA Chicago open this month

Illustration // Monday, January 10, 2011
The Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago just opened an exhibition of extreme interest to us in New Chicago Comics, featuring the works of cartoonists and animators Jeffrey Brown, Lilli Carré, Paul Hornschemeier, and Anders Nilsen. Anytime we see what you used to be perceived as outsider art, such as comics, in museum settings, there is a good feeling attached. More information after the jump . . .

A Night in Pictures: Opening Night with Tara McPherson x Xiaoqing Ding

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, October 27, 2010
Tara McPherson and Xiaoqing Ding lit up New York's Chelsea art district this past Saturday evening with a show that rocked Jonathan LeVine Gallery. The two women brought their A-game with complimentary solo exhibitions that tapped into two fantastic mythological worlds filled with all kinds of adorable creatures.

Tara McPherson Paints Her Largest Work Yet: Video of 'Safety of Water'

Juxtapoz // Monday, October 25, 2010
If you couldn’t make it to the grand unveiling of Tara McPherson’s highly anticipated solo show this weekend in NYC, enjoy a great new time-lapse video of the artist completing her largest painting to date. The Bunny in the Moon opened this weekend at Jonathan LeVine Gallery, and will remain on view through November 20, 2010. This is the largest painting by Tara to date (Oil on Linen, stretched over Birch panel).  

Exclusive Tara McPherson Studio Visit and Interview

Juxtapoz // Monday, October 18, 2010
Just like the artist herself, Tara's studio is colorful, fun, and full of ideas. Brooklyn based artist Tara McPherson invites us to her studio and talks to Butterfly as she prepares for her upcoming solo show The Bunny and the Moon at Jonathan LeVine Gallery.   Read More...  

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