Juxtapoz // Friday, June 21, 2013
Raised in Tokyo, Japan by fashion designer parents and at the epicenter of the city's street culture, Meguru Yamaguchi was introduced by his parents to a good amount of pop art while also immersed in Japanese Manga. He is a "Digital Impressionist," using portraits of his friends on social media as inspiration, the artist samples elements of painting, collage, acrylics, and spray paint to create colorful and dynamic works "reminiscent of Hip-Hop samplings from the 70s."
Juxtapoz // Friday, February 01, 2013
Oriol Angrill Jorda's new collection of stunning, ethereal illustrations, are a beautiful new reflection of his infinite capabilities. Oriol is currently based in London and works primarily graphite and watercolor. His renderings are often composed of various overlaying patterns, colors and imagery taking the form of dreamlike portraiture.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Sacha Baumann is an artist, designer, and social media-er for herself and others. She specializes in helping creatives showcase their work online and navigate the world of social media and marketing. As an artist, Sacha extracts found images, primarily from magazines and books, and places them in a new context, manipulating tone and intention, creating a new reality.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, July 31, 2012
There are endless possibilities in the universe of collage art, and we really like what Debra Hampton has done with this series of works. Combining ??magazine cut outs, watercolor, and ink on panel, Hampton reimagines, arranges, and removes most identifiable elements of the model or person she is borrowing from and turns it into a surreal firestorm.
Juxtapoz // Monday, September 12, 2011
Spanish artist Aleka creates titillating collaged drawings of entangled bodies, as well as awesome mixed media art.
Street Art // Thursday, August 25, 2011
Past Juxtapoz cover artist, Kofie has been working on a series of mixed media triangles utilizing found and reclaimed wood, wood yardsticks, lattice, acrylic, enamel, spray paint, screen print, wood glue, found nails & found metal tacks. Here are some samples from that particular series.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, January 13, 2011
Jason Jagel, a San Francisco-based artist who combines multiple styles and genres into some of the most interesting work going today, just updated his website and "Basement" section with new works and homepage expansion. To celebrate, we have a sampling of Jason's work after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, January 05, 2011
Los Angeles-based artist Morgan Slade will be showing at Shooting Gallery in San Francisco starting this Saturday, January 8th with a nicely titled Company Killers. The show will featuere 10-12 mixed-media pieces around the themes of consumerism in relation to "communication and to our identification of the self or the group." With a name like Company Killers, you knd of have to go at consumerism head-on. Images after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Sunday, January 02, 2011
*Every Sunday, Juxtapoz.com will highlight an artist that we feel is currently on the cusp of a new level of critical and technical success. The artist we feature will not necessarily be unknown, nor will they be of a pre-established museum career. But they will be artists who have showcased progress in a new body of work that deserves continual examination. We will mostly look at the work itself and let the art speak. Today, we look at Los Angeles based fine artist, Devin Troy Strother.