Juxtapoz // Thursday, September 08, 2011
French artist and TED Prize winner, JR, continues his marathon tour across the world, this time unveiling a new project as part of his Inside Out Project: Time is Now, Yalla!. The project is now underway in Israel (Tel Aviv and Haifa) and Palestine (Bethlehem and Ramallah).
Street Art // Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Hurricane Irene brought together the unlikely collaboration of two artists: Jr and Kenny Scharf. We couldn’t ask for a more beautiful accident.
Street Art // Tuesday, August 02, 2011
Street artist and the 2011 TED award winner, Jr has been roaming around New York and continuing his ongoing “Inside Out” project. His work has been popping up in different boroughs including the following found in the Bronx.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, July 27, 2011
Nothing says comedy, economic uncertainty, and the Euro/American relationship more than a portrait of the Terminator made out of porn. How perfect is that? Tomorrow night (Thursday July 28), at the new Post No Bills space in Venice Beach, will be the opening of the European Bailout Show.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, July 16, 2011
It is the weekend, and you probably don't want to read too much, so let's just watch a little Internet TV; JR, the 2011 TED Award winner, has just launched the first episode documenting his Inside Out Project, which aims to be the biggest community art project in the world.
Street Art // Friday, July 08, 2011
Photographer, artist, and the winner of last years prestigious TED award, JR, knocks out another big wall in New York wrapping around corners.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, June 29, 2011
We saw a few JR pieces pop up in NYC last week, and were waiting to confirm the project. Turns out the French artist has brought his Inside Out / Native American Project to NYC, the project where digitally uploaded images will be made into posters and sent back to the project’s co-creators for them to exhibit in their own community.
Street Art // Monday, June 27, 2011
Photographer, artist, and the winner of last years prestigious TED award, JR, has been busy working in the streets of New York. The following photographs are of three recent walls the artist has recently altered.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, June 02, 2011
When you're hot, and the world is watching, the drive should be stronger than ever. That is what JR is proving, as he continues to show and work across the world in various capacities. Currently, the 2011 TED Award-winner has an interactive exhibition at the Centre Pompidou in Paris, France, for his Inside-Out Project.
Street Art // Saturday, March 26, 2011
The amount of energy that JR has alone is inspirational. He just sees to be moving at a different pace at the moment, seizing the opportunity that the TED Award has afforded him and letting his unique interpretation of art and the world be seen as much as possible. We admire him for that. He has now taken his INSIDE/OUT Project to Tunisia. More after the jump . . .