Illustration // Thursday, September 20, 2012
Whenever I'm in the mood for stacks of scantily clad party rockers, ware-wolves, motorcycle gangs, booze hounds, floozies, house parties, block parties, romance, lust, adventure or just a bunch of dudes hanging out, I turn to the work of Los Angeles based artist and illustrator, Jay Howell. His work has graced the pages of countless book pages, cartoons and animations, there's no slowing down this Night Train.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, September 06, 2012
Longtime Juxtapoz friends Jay Howell and Jim Dirschberger sit down to talk about their all new animated series for Vans Offthewall.tv This new show, “Classic Tales”, teams Jim and Jay up with the Vans skate crew. Through the comedic medium of story telling and creativity, the guys help shed light and possibly put to rest some legendary tales of drunken nights and psychedelic adventures around the world.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, March 13, 2012
In this Juxtapoz Presents episode for Time and Space, Chris "Silent Giant" Yormick, Rich "Oaktown" Jacobs, Jay "6/5 Retard" Howell, and Russ "Thee" Pope—four old friends and four superb artists—embark on their undertaking of the first ever art show at the House of Vans in Brooklyn, New York: the Supply and Demand art exhibit (sponsored by yours truly).
Juxtapoz // Friday, February 17, 2012
This one ought to be good. Juxtapoz friends Jay Howell and Mark Whalen (with Mr. Whalen being featured in the January 2012 issue of Juxtapoz) are opening a new show, Midnight On the Sun, at Fecal Face Dot Gallery on Saturday, February 18. The show will feature 60 new works from the artists, and there will be a zine release for Jay Howell's newest zine THE DARK WAVE.
Illustration // Wednesday, January 18, 2012
Slander from Trash Talk's Awake EP is a new piece of animation, Art Directed and illustrated by LA based artist Jay Howell and Directed and Animated by Jim Dirschberger. Partyyyyyy!!!
Music // Tuesday, January 10, 2012
We saw Trash Talk play a few weeks back at sister publication, Thrasher's Skater of the Year party. It was loud. In a healthy, bleeding ears sort of way. Juxtapoz friend Jay Howell and Jim Dirschberger just animated, art directed, and illustrated this music video for said Trash Talk band the track, "Slander." Enjoy after the jump . . .
Illustration // Thursday, November 17, 2011
Jay Howell is a hilarious illustrator, which is probably why he landed the job of working on "Bob's Burgers," a TV show about a burger restaurant owner and his unusual and rowdy family. His work is definitely quirky with a goofy sense of humor and great, lanky characters.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, November 10, 2011
Opening this Friday, November 11th is Double Break's fifth exhibtion: Double Breaks. The group show is co-curated by LA-based artist Jay Howell and Double Break co-owner Louis Schmidt. The show hosts some of our favorite artists including Mark Mulroney, Thomas Campbell, Mark Whalen, Travis Millard, and Mel Kadel just to name a few.
Juxtapoz // Friday, September 16, 2011
Vans' Supply and Demand Show, a House of Vans group show featuring works by Chris Yormick, Rich Jacobs, Russ Pope and Jay Howell, opened last Saturday, September 10, to a great crowd of fans who ventured out to the 20,000 square feet warehouse to see the unique show and art installation.
Illustration // Monday, September 12, 2011
"I'm always scared to show my Mom what I'm doing," says LA-based illustrator Jay Howell. "It's just sad to show your parents little pictures you drew of naked people and like, mountains with boners and stuff... I just want people to laugh." Howell most recently developed the characters for Fox's latest Sunday night animated sitcom, "Bob's Burgers."