Juxtapoz // Monday, June 29, 2015
Creating an animated television series for Nickelodeon would seem to be a dream endeavor for any artist, and from what I gathered spending the day at the Nickelodeon Animation Studio with Sanjay and Craig creators, Jay Howell and Jim Dirschberger, it is as much fun as it looks. Jay and Jim have developed a special relationship, one that stretches beyond creative collaboration and into the friendship that is at the heart of their show...
Juxtapoz // Monday, June 01, 2015
We think every issue we do at Juxtapoz is a special one, but the July 2015 has an extra bit of excitement behind it. We are proud to announce world-renowned fine artist and icon, Takashi Murakami, is the cover artist this month, with a special interview conducted with Murakami at this studios outside of Tokyo. We discuss his last show at Gagosian, his relationship with contemporary Japanese culture, and the era he has help change as a multi-dimensional artist.
Juxtapoz // Friday, May 15, 2015
We're pretty excited about watching Snoop guest star on a special half-hour premier of Sanjay and Craig, an animated (Emmy-nominated) Nickelodeon series that was created by our good friends Jim Dirschberger and Jay Howell. Snoop Dogg will be Street Dogg, a rap legend who moves in next door
Illustration // Saturday, April 18, 2015
As we speak, the Linework NW illustration and comics festival is happening in Portland, Oregon with four featured guests, Jay Howell, Daniel Clowes, Lisa Hanawalt and Lisa Congdon, as well as many more exhibitors we’d love to visit...
Juxtapoz // Friday, November 14, 2014
Jay Howell, who opened a solo at FFDG just last week, is having another exhibit at Slow Culture Gallery in Los Angeles this Friday, November 15th. So go check it out!
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, November 05, 2014
We love Jay Howell, and we have been friends with the artist since he was making moves at 111 Minna Gallery in SF and still friends as he makes his way in the animated world of Hollywood. On November 7, Jay will open a solo show at FFDG in SF. Here is what they have to say about him: Jay Howell is a creator of the great cartoon Sanjay and Craig and created the characters for Bob's Burgers. . . . .
Illustration // Friday, April 04, 2014
'Space Cadet,' the awesome collaboration between Flume, Ghostface Killah, and Autre Ne Veut, gets animated in this trippy mind- (and planet) melting video by Jay Howell and Jim Dirschberger. Intergalactic dance party - need we say more? Howell and Dirschberger work together on the Nickelodeon show Sanjay and Craig.
Juxtapoz // Friday, March 21, 2014
While we were down in Austin during SXSW for Juxtapoz Projects, we were able to spend some time with our friends at Vans and check out what they had going on over at Vans Village, a pop-up store featuring exclusive merchandise and collaborations, competitive BMX Ramp and daily Open Mic sessions. We were most excited to learn that Vans brought out our mutual friends and artists Jay Howell, Rich Jacobs, Zio Ziegler, and Smithe to paint shipping containers and the actual store itself! Enjoy a photo recap...
Illustration // Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Slow Culture is very pleased to present "Except My Love," an exhibition of new works by Jay Howell. With 28 new mixed media pieces, wooden sculptures and Jay's full line collaboration with The Hundreds, this show is not to be missed. As a short run show, the exhibit will only run for 1 week ending 11/2, so be quick, or catch the opening reception at Slow Culture Gallery in Los Angeles, Friday November 10/25, from 7-10PM.
Music // Monday, February 25, 2013
NOISE POP is the country’s leading indie music, art, and film festival. Now in its 21st year, Noise Pop will host performances by Toro y Moi, Amon Tobin, !!!, STRFCKR, Rogue Wave and many more artists. In addition to the week long music festival, Noise Pop invites you to the third annual Culture Club - a celebration of the creative process. Don't miss this rare opportunity to see and hear your favorite artists in the music, film, art, design, food and technology communities show in an interactive way how, why, and what inspires them in creating their work(s).