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 // 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 // Monday, March 25, 2013
"You can use bed sheets to make a fort, or in this case, make them into a horse that will take you on an adventure." That is how Homemade Horse is described. We are just excited to see Mel Kadel's work in animated form, done with the tender editing and animating skills of Jim Dirschberger. Those words you will hear are from the pen of Andreas Trolf. Watch after the jump...
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.