Street Art // Friday, October 30, 2015
Lucky for the great city of Montreal, Isaac Cordal made the city his personal playground by putting his resin characters in context throughout the city in cracks in the walls, puddles and cracks in the sidewalk.
Juxtapoz // Monday, September 28, 2015
This past week Station 16 Gallery in Montreal opened Everything but the Whole Story, a solo show featuring Joe Iurato. Based on photography, Joe Iurato creates site-specific wooden cut-outs that reflect upon his personal experiences. The tiny black and white figures interact with their environment in often extravagant manners, from scaling a skyscraper, to dangling from a bridge, to breakdancing in the streets of New York.
Juxtapoz // Monday, July 13, 2015
Today we're tripping out on the work of Montreal artist Pierre-Paul Pariseau. His mixed-media art and illustration reminds us of everything and nothing at the same time—familiar yet odd, comfortable yet surreal—Pariseau works with some of our favorite juxtapositions.
Street Art // Monday, June 29, 2015
Curiot has been busy so far this year with exhibitions worldwide and one show in SF, the Mexican artist has also had time to paint some murals. The most recent was in the Mural Fest in Montreal where once again doesn't use his traditional style and creates a piece with a more limited color palette making a wall that seems influenced by some Mexican textiles.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, May 28, 2015
On June 4th, 2015 Station 16 Gallery in Montreal will present Nothing Exists, a solo show by the Los Angeles-based art collective, Cyrcle. Exploring themes of religion, science, and duality, the exhibition marks Cyrcle’s return to Montreal after their participation in the 2014 MURAL Festival.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Our friends at Yves Laroche Gallery in Montreal just let us know about a new fair they helped found in the wonderful city of the North that we want you to go to this week and weekend. Last February, four gallery owners met in order to revisit the contemporary art fair formula as it is currently known in Montreal. Spurred by a common desire to present as complete a cross- section of contemporary art movements as possible, they initiated the organization of their own event apart from the one organized by The Contemporary Art Galleries Association (AGAC), of which they are otherwise all active members.
Juxtapoz // Monday, April 13, 2015
On April 30th, 2015, Station 16 Gallery in Montreal will present Toronto artists, Peter Andrew and Derek Blais, in their first Montreal exhibition, Point Blank. Internationally recognized for its captivating photography, Point Blank is an ongoing project depicting handguns in profound detail...
Fashion // Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Working in an array of media, from video, to sculpture, to painting, Chloe Wise explores the interwoven paths that consumption and desire take towards identity formation. Wise conflates so-called “guilty” commercial, gastronomical, and sexual pleasures—it bags, carb-rich breakfast foods, and fetish gear— creating imagined hybrids of frivolity and excess.
Juxtapoz // Monday, November 03, 2014
Station 16 and Pub Burgundy Lion are pleased to present "Gol, Carajo!", a solo exhibition for the Spanish artist, Ricardo Cavolo. “Gol, Carajo!” will be on display at Station 16 Gallery through November 5th. “Gol Carajo!”will highlight new, soccer-themed works. Additionally, Pub Burgundy Lion has created line of limited-edition of clothing featuring Cavolo’s artwork. The t-shirts, sweatshirts, and soccer scarves will be available for purchase at Station 16 Gallery and Pub Burgundy Lion while supplies last.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Starting his namesake gallery in 1991, Yves Laroche has become one of the preeminent ambassadors of what is an international art movement of outsiders turned definers. Illustrating its vast historical perspective and contemporary foresight, the Yves Laroche Galerie d’Art will open Égrégore on October 30, 2014 with a massive group show that not only tells the story of Pop Surrealism, but of contemporary art itself.