Juxtapoz // Wednesday, September 07, 2011
Devin Troy Strother, featured in our January 2011 issue, may have just won the award for best art show title of 2011. His first NYC solo exhibition, being held at Monya Rowe Gallery, is titled, The Me and You, Your Mother and Maybe Even Your Cousin Too & The Hey Sister, Soul Sister Go Sister, Woah Sister.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, September 03, 2011
NYC subway graffiti legend, Ghost, will be showing a new series of paintings, Then and Now, at TT Underground in NYC opening September 8. His style is instantly recognizable, and he was one of our premier features in our NYC Graffiti issue in September 2008.
Juxtapoz // Friday, September 02, 2011
Occupying a city block and 5 stories high, 5Pointz is destination for street artists around the world visiting New York City. The building’s owner, Jerry Wolkoff says the time has come to redevelop the site and build high-rise residential towers with up to 1,300 rental units.
Tattoo // Wednesday, August 24, 2011
We had read about Duke Riley providing artwork for the MTA this past Spring and Summer, but we were just reminded of the work that Riley ended up creating. Be Good Or Be Gone is a commissioned project that Riley did for the MTA featuring a proposed installation at the Beach 98th Street A/S train subway station and art in subway cars.
Juxtapoz // Friday, August 19, 2011
These two pieces by Slinkachu are a few months old now, but this piece, titled "Sugar High," done on the streets of London near Kings Cross, is pretty darn clever. As you may know, Slinkachu is noted for their street photography and mini-installations in various outdoor environments around the world.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, August 17, 2011
We have this show marked on our calendars: Bold Hype Gallery in NYC has rounded up a great trio of photographers, Peter Beste, Corey Arnold, and Céline Clanet for an exhibition, Frontiers. The show opens on September 8, and there will be a lot of Scandinavian atmosphere.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, August 16, 2011
One of our favorite features over the past few years was our conversation with Evan Roth, one of the leading artists in new technology and HTML code art. He recently had a solo exhibition in NYC called When We Were Kings, featuring high-end minimal and pure Internet-based pieces.
Juxtapoz // Friday, August 12, 2011
The Ace Hotel NYC approached THIS Los Angeles wanting to collaborate on some idea, one being to bring THIS' annual big ass group show east. So that is what they did, and tonight, August 12, at Ace Hotel NYC, THIS LA is presenting These Friends At the Ace with such artists as Geoff McFetridge, Mel Kadel, Chris Duncan, Curtis Kulig and others.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, August 11, 2011
For those of you who couldn’t make it out to the Deus Ex: Human Revolution contemporary art show in New York at the Wooster Street Social Club on July 28, check out this exclusive inside look at the event, from a video from our friends at SA Studios.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, August 09, 2011
Chicago based street artist TipToe showed up on the New York scene a year or so ago as a kid in a ferocious werewolf headpiece. Inspired by ideas of Greek serial killers in wolf's hides as well as Allen Ginsburg's lunatic friends howling at the moon, the woodcut prints appeared like rugged anti-heroic talismans from another epic era.