Juxtapoz // Monday, November 12, 2012
Have thousands of dahlias, will make sculptures. You don't need to wait for the Rose Bowl Parade to see some amazing floats. You can just see the Bloemencorso festival in the Netherlands, where floats are created with thousands of flowers. The colors and structures are very impressive, and quite unbelievable.
Juxtapoz // Monday, July 02, 2012
Self taught illustrator Rudy-Jan Faber from the Netherlands covers his female figures in tattoos. He work involves bright and colourful themes with some urban, pop-art, lowbrow influences. Up until his teenage years, he primarily illustrated men but then switched to women, which he says is now the main focus of his work.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, April 19, 2012
We love how Ship of Fools describes Andy Rementer: "Andy Rementer is a creative person from USA." That is pretty much how it should be. Simple and to the point. It explains a lot to us, at least. Mr. Rementer just opened a solo show, Going Places, at The Hague gallery, featuring a series of gouache portraits, plants and typography work.
Juxtapoz // Sunday, January 15, 2012
As part of Dutch Book Week, the Van Wantern Etcetera ad agency created this series of "writtten portraits," where pages of autobiographical books are carved in the shape of the author’s face. The artist Souverein is the one who is getting credit for the work. Great job.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, January 14, 2012
Chaos and order collide in strange new ways in the isometric works of Netherlands based illustrator Levi Jacobs.
Juxtapoz // Friday, December 09, 2011
Just Quist is an artists based in Tilburg, Netherlands. His "painting-objects...try to incorporate contemporary influences and techniques concerning the concretion and formal approach towards painting." Some works implement digital techniques while others simply consist of oil on glass.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, August 11, 2011
Sure, it is a BrainCar, but this is also an interesting project by Netherlands-based, Olaf Mooij. The BrainCar gets driven around all day, capturing and storing images and video from the travels. At night, the recorded footage is projected in the "brain sculpture" to be made visible from the outside. Video after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Sunday, July 31, 2011
Jonas Vorwerk and Yoren Schriever took the concept of the simple pixel, something you see everywhere, phone, camera, computer, and turned it into an interactive installation. The idea that "A pixel itself has little value, only the interaction with its neighbors gets real meaning," was the concept of the installation.
Juxtapoz // Sunday, February 06, 2011
Ron van der Ende is a sculptor living in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. That is the simple explanation of who he is. But what makes him impressive is that van der Ende specializes in wall mounted bas-reliefs constructed from found wood. He is a photorealistic sculptor using found wood. Images of his work after the jump . . .
Illustration // Sunday, January 23, 2011
Our favorite Dutchman, Parra, has teamed with Toykyo to create "The Fly New Coffee Table." This looks like something you would find in an eccentric millionaire's house in 1985. This is the best part of Less Than Zero and Wall Street right here. And we like it. More images and detailed shots after the jump . . .