Street Art // Friday, November 27, 2015
Jun Hao Ong has created a massive, LED light, site-specific installation, titled The Star, on a four-story cement building for the 2015 Urban Xchange public art festival in Penang, Malaysia.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, January 22, 2015
One of the things that puts a good hyperreal drawing in context is a process photo. I think most of the time, myself included, think that perhaps an artist may be pulling some digital trickery in their amazing illustrations, and Malaysia-based artist Monica Lee does these fanastic graphite drawings, but also shows her process along the way.
Street Art // Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Lithuanian artist Ernest Zacharevic, who is well-known for transforming the streets of Penang with light-hearted, iconic murals, has returned to Penang to create more murals for his first ever solo show called "Art is Rubbish/Rubbish is Art." The show opened this past weekend and will be on display through February 14, 2014. Our good friend, Henrik Haven, was there to check it out.
Street Art // Friday, January 17, 2014
An artist that we really were excited to learn about in 2013 is Lithuanian-born Ernest Zacharevic, who had some great street pieces in Norway during Nuart 2013. Our friend Henrik Haven just went down to Penang, Malaysia to pay Ernest a visit as he prepares for a solo show down there at Hin Company Bus Depot. Take a look at the documentation of Ernest on the street...
Juxtapoz // Friday, May 17, 2013
Cheemy Boey, known to most as "Boey," found himself doodling on his cup in a coffee shop when he didn't have any paper to jot down his ideas. Pleased with the results he began sketching on cups, producing an awesome collection of Sharpie styofoam cup illustrations! They can now be purchased in his Etsy shop or through his website.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, March 16, 2013
Malaysian artist Hong Yi likes to play with her food. In her 31 days of creativity with food' project, she has created a grated carrot tiger, polar bears on an ice-cream iceberg, and a Campbell’s soup can made from mayonnaise, mustard, ketchup and oyster sauce.