V1 Gallery: Nordic Focus @ The Armory Show, NYC

Juxtapoz // Thursday, March 08, 2012
We are getting ourselves prepared for some time at The Armory Show in NYC, and one of the booths we will most certainly check out if Copenhagen's V1 Gallery, who is presenting a "Nordic Focus" for their showing. One of the artists of interest is photographer Peter Funch, one we have featured in the magazine before and will be presenting new triptychs at Armory.

Opening: Rammellzee "The Equation: The Letter Racers" @ Suzanne Geiss Company, NYC

Juxtapoz // Thursday, March 08, 2012
One of the most fascinating artists to come out of the hip-hop and graffiti movements in the 1980s, as well as the highlight of MOCA's 2011 Art In the Streets and our issue done in conjunction was the late Rammellzee, a true visual and musical pioneer. Starting tonight, March 8, the artist's The Letter Racers sculptures will be on view in NYC for the first time, at the Suzanne Geiss Company. Do the Armory, then do this.

The Eyes Have It: The Work of Marion Bolognesi

Juxtapoz // Thursday, March 08, 2012
Marion Bolognesi is a New York-based artist and illustrator that spends her time creating gorgeously rich, expressive watercolor illustrations depecting the gateway to our soul. Vibrant, diverse and endlessly engaging, Marion has perfected her craft drawing the eyes in moody allure.

David Lynch @ Tilton Gallery, NYC

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, March 06, 2012
Today, March 6, Tilton Gallery in NYC is set to open an exhibition of paintings, sculpture, works on paper, photographs, and drawings by famed filmmaker, David Lynch. The exhibition marks Lynch's first art show in NYC since 1989. A s Tilton Gallery points out, "Lynch’s art is, in all its manifestations, a vessel for his own quirky but unified and consistent vision."

Retna Mural on Bowery & Houston, NYC

Juxtapoz // Monday, March 05, 2012
Martha Cooper went to check out former Juxtapoz cover artist, RETNA, and his progress finishing his mural on the world famous wall at Bowery and Houston in Manhattan. Keith Haring, Os Gemeos, Shepard Fairey, Barry McGee, Kenny Scharf, JR, and Faile have all covered this wall, and Martha documents RETNA on her 12oz Prophet blog.

Todd James "King Of the Wild Frontier" @ Gering & Lopez, NYC

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Todd "REAS" James, recently part of our Graffiti Spotlight and his August 2008 cover in our Top 25 Covers list, will be opening a solo show, King of the Wild Frontier, at NYC's Gering & Lopez Gallery on March 1, 2012. The exhibition will present two new bodies of work: canvases depicting James' familiar Somali pirate series and a recreation of the Vandal's Bedroom that was so essential to the Street Market installation at MOCAs' Art In the Streets.

NYC Skateboarding in the 1960s by Bill Eppridge

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, February 21, 2012
A nice touch of nostalgia this morning, as we came across Bill Eppridge's skateboarding photos he took in New York City during the 1960s Some of the photos here almost suggest that Bill handed boards to unsuspecting visitors to Central Park, but others, like this skinny suit hipster, seem to have a good skill.

Brisk Bodega x Star Wars NYC

Juxtapoz // Friday, February 17, 2012
After the success of their Brisk Bodega 24-hour pop-up art experience created in conjunction 3D theatrical release of Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace, Brisk will be opening a new 24-hour pop-up in NYC, the Brisk Bodega Cantina, to celebrate. Star Wars' overarching influence on pop culture. The event will feature a DJ set by Just Blaze and Star Wars inspired art work from Juxtapoz stalwarts POSE, Tristan Eaton, Jasper Wong, Artek, and more.

Juergen Teller @ Lehmann Maupin, NYC

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, February 14, 2012
Juergen Teller's photographic style and refusal to separate commercial and un-commissioned personal work has become a recognizable characteristic of his output. Teller's photography has thrived in both the commercial and fine art realms; he has been working with Marc Jacobs for the past 14 years as well as shown his work in prestigious museums such as MoMA.

Rammellzee "The Equation: The Letter Racers" @ Suzanne Geiss Company, NYC

Juxtapoz // Thursday, February 09, 2012
One of the most fascinating artists to come out of the hip-hop and graffiti movements in the 1980s, as well as the highlight of MOCA's 2011 Art In the Streets and our issue done in conjunction was the late Rammellzee, a true visual and musical pioneer. Starting March 9, the artist's The Letter Racers sculptures will be on view in NYC for the first time.