In L.A.: Kazuki Takamatsu @ Corey Helford Gallery

Juxtapoz // Friday, April 19, 2013
This past weekend we stopped by Corey Helford Gallery for the opening reception of “Japanese Ideology of Puberty,” Kazuki Takamatsu’s latest solo exhibition.  We interviewed Kazuki in our new May 2013 issue, which you can read right here and learn how he develops and creates these incredible paintings with computer graphics. Photos and more after the jump..  

In L.A.: Takashi Murakami @ Blum & Poe

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, April 16, 2013
This past weekend we stopped by Blum & Poe for the opening of Takashi Murakami’s latest solo exhibition “Arhat.” This is the first time Mr Murakami has shown in the United States since his travelling survey from 2007-09,  and what we saw was a fantastic series of new paintings and sculptures that remind us of the playful nature of the Japanese artist's work. Definitely a must see if you are in the Los Angeles area. Photos and more after the jump…  

In L.A.: "Family" Curated by Hanni El Khatib @ HVW8

Juxtapoz // Friday, April 12, 2013
We stopped by HVW8 this past weekend to check out their latest exhibition “Family” curated by Hanni El Khatib. Art, Design & Music. The three constants in Hanni El Khatib’s life that are all responsible for one another. Despite dropping out of art & design school, it’s these very same elements that are responsible for Hanni El Khatib, the musician.  Photos and more after the jump...

In L.A.: Greg 'Craola' Simkins @ Merry Karnowsky Gallery

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, April 10, 2013
This past weekend we stopped by Merry Karnowsky Gallery for the opening of Greg ‘Craola’ Sminkins latest exhibition, “Stop Haunting Me, 20 Years.” As the gallery notes, "In this latest exhibition, Simkins’ dream creations have awoken, fully conscious and yet confined to two-dimensional canvas and paper surfaces. The bulk of their animal shapes are closely entwined in phantasmagorical scenes laced with rich narrative and haunting personification." Photos and more after the jump…

In L.A.: Marion Peck @ Michael Kohn Projects

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, April 09, 2013
We recently stopped by Michael Kohn Projects inaugural exhibition a collection of recent paintings by artist Marion Peck. This special project space, which is located within blocks of the Michael Kohn Gallery, features eleven new works that highlight the artist’s talent for meticulously painted narrative imagery. This particular body of work explores solitary animal figures placed in various situations and often anthropomorphized to reflect human emotion and mental states. Photos and more after the jump…

In L.A.: Planes, Trains, & Automobiles @ Subliminal Projects

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, April 03, 2013
Last week we stopped by Subliminal Projects for the opening reception of “Planes, Trains, & Automobiles,” featuring the new works by Jessica Hess and Tara Smith.  In this exhibition, both artists provide a unique perspective on the state and decay of various objects and tools existing within the contemporary, urban environment. Photos and more after the jump…

In L.A.: Travis Millard @ This Los Angeles

Juxtapoz // Thursday, March 28, 2013
This past weekend we stopped by one of our favorite galleries, THIS Los Angeles to check out their second to last exhibition, “No Pressure” new works by Travis Millard. Travis is the CEO and grand marshall of Fudge Factory Comics and runs it out of his home on an almost lost hillside in the Echo Park neighborhood of LA. Photos and more after the jump…

In L.A. Mike Brodie @ M+B Gallery

Juxtapoz // Thursday, March 21, 2013
This past weekend we stopped by M+B Gallery to check out Mike Brodie’s latest solo exhibition “A Period of Juvenile Prosperity.” The show opened in conjunction with a few events in Brodie's career... a show at Yossi Milo in NYC and book published by Twin Palms with the same name. Photos and more after the jump…

In L.A.: Catherine Opie @ Regen Projects

Juxtapoz // Thursday, March 07, 2013
We recently stopped by Regen Projects to check out Catherine Opie’s latest exhibition. These photographs mark both a progression and a departure for the artist. Opie's work has always investigated the figure in relation to the landscape, disregarding the polarities typically found within these approaches...

In L.A.: SWA Project @ Known Gallery

Juxtapoz // Thursday, February 28, 2013
In conjunction with Victor Reyes’ solo exhibition Down For You currently showing at Known Gallery is the project he has been working on with Katrina Santa-Ana “Sew What America.” The works featured in Sew What include handmade quilts, flatworks, and accessories designed by both Reyes and Katrian Santa-Ana. Photos and more after the jump….

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