Juxtapoz // Wednesday, September 28, 2011
Monterrey, Mexico-based fine artist, Rene Almanza, will be opening a new body of work, Stranger, at San Francisco's FIFTY24SF Gallery this Thursday, September 29. The exhibition features a new collection of erotic and at times futuristic graphic novel styled pencil and watercolor work.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, September 13, 2011
In Buddhism, the monkey is an early incarnation of Buddha but may also represent trickery and ugliness. Here Spanish street artist, Liqen paints a monkey closely observing his fellow occupant of planet earth, human.
Juxtapoz // Friday, September 02, 2011
Mexican born architect, Tatiana Bilbao focuses on uplifting previously neglected spaces in Mexico’s overcrowded urban centers and drug trafficking plagued rural areas. Her designs are 100% sustainable in terms of water and waste management and 40% sustainable in terms of energy use.
Juxtapoz // Sunday, August 28, 2011
Inti and Saner collaborated on some projects in part of "Urban Interstices" at the Spanish Cultural Center in Mexico.
Street Art // Friday, August 12, 2011
Designed by architect Agustin Hernandez, The Calakmul Building aka La Lavadora resembles a large washing machine that gives off a brilliant mirrored effect!
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, July 26, 2011
Javier Medellin Puyou is a rich and famous illustrator out of Mexico who favors exotic iconography, kitsch topics, lowbrow art and popular mexican icons.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, June 28, 2011
Said Dokins created this entire paper airplane street intervention, involving multiple buildings and a city square, in Mexico City. The work is based, according to Dokins, on the "Mexican government's lies in relation to the death of the Secretary of State in a supposed air accident."
Street Art // Wednesday, June 22, 2011
Belgium-based artist, Roa, paints yet another huge wall in Mexico as he continues his relentless painting tour. A beautifully shot video, although it seems lengthy and drags on.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, June 04, 2011
As we are preparing an extensive feature in the magazine on Mexican artist, Saner, we asked him to send some images of his and others work in a new show in Elche, Alicante, Spain, "Mexico Street Art." Saner, Dhear, Seher, and Sego are all in the show in Spain.
Juxtapoz // Monday, May 30, 2011
Smithe is an illustrator and graffiti artist based in Mexico with a distinctive palette and graphic style that translates very well onto his surface of choice. Design heavy and slightly abstracted, Smithe's clean illustration work is making him a staple artist to recognize.