Open Sesame (The Blue Floor Show) Curated by Tim Barber at Asia Song Society

Juxtapoz // Monday, July 18, 2011
A great show just opened up at the Asia Song Society in NYC, curated by Tim Barber: Open Sesame (The Blue Floor Show), featuring works by Andrew Kuo, Aurel Schmidt, Matt Keegan, Ryan McGinley, and Sam Falls. Heavyweights, to say the least.

Paris Versus NYC by Vahram Muratyan

Juxtapoz // Sunday, July 17, 2011
There is a major difference, or no difference at all, between Paris and New York City. According to artist Vahram Muratyan, the cities can be analyzed through a series of illustrations and graphic layouts, some funny, witty, and just plain excellent.

In Street Art: Jaume Plensa in England and New York City

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, July 06, 2011
Renowned Spanish artist, Jaume Plensa, recently completed the following series of sculptures and drawings at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park in Wakefield, England. The artist’s work encourages viewers to explore the art in a tactile and sensorial manner.

“Olson Olson Recine & Ass.” at Nyehaus NYC

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, July 05, 2011
Steve Olson, Alex Olson, Bob Recine have gathered Phil Frost, Curtis Kulig, and Yaniv Evan for a new exhibition, Olson Olson Recine & Ass., at Nyehaus Gallery in New York City. The exhibition's theme is "whether they skateboard, ride or build a motorcycle, these guys have rolling and road rash in common." Or something like that.

Feature: Bold Hype in Conversation with artist, Rafael Santiago

Juxtapoz // Saturday, July 02, 2011
Bold Hype Gallery opened artist Rafael Santiago’s solo show Size Matters early last month, while gallery owner Eric Althin recently sat down with for a little interview about the artist and his new work, a guy Eric told us “who I actually discovered in Juxtapoz's reader art section a few years back!”

Asger Carlsen at Primary Photographic Gallery NYC

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Asger Carlsen remains one of the most fascinating of contemporary photographers, creating a parallel, yet oddly familiar, universe where the world is slightly off. Currently, Asger is showing at Primary Photographic Gallery in NYC, in an exhibition curated by Tim Barber.

JR Brings Inside Out to New York City

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, June 29, 2011
We saw a few JR pieces pop up in NYC last week, and were waiting to confirm the project. Turns out the French artist has brought his Inside Out / Native American Project to NYC, the project where digitally uploaded images will be made into posters and sent back to the project’s co-creators for them to exhibit in their own community.

Opening Photos: Ed Templeton "Teenage Kissers" @ half gallery NYC

Juxtapoz // Sunday, June 26, 2011
Ed Templeton opened a really great photo exhibition, Teenage Kissers, at Half Gallery in NYC's Lower East Side on Thursday night. Again, a huge crowd came out, spilling onto the street, with Ed, CR Stecyk III, and Glen E Friedman amongst those in attendance.

Opening Photos: Costacos Brothers @ Salon 94 Freemans NYC

Juxtapoz // Sunday, June 26, 2011
We made it out to NYC this past Thursday for the opening of "For the Kids," a retrospective of the 1980's sports poster art body of work from Seattle's Costacos Brothers. We got to spend the afternoon on a Lower East Side basketball court with the Brothers, and headed over to the packed opening.

Ed Templeton "Teenage Kissers" at Half Gallery NYC

Juxtapoz // Thursday, June 23, 2011
Tonight, June 23rd, in NYC (and part of a busy evening), Ed Templeton will open a solo show, Teenage Kissers, at Half Gallery. The exhibition, co-curated by Arty Nelson, will feature Templeton photographs of what we can only assume is teenagers kissing.

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