Juxtapoz // Tuesday, June 14, 2011
Queens, New York's Nick Georgiou creates these elaborate, detailed art installations and sculptures out of newspapers. He does them as public street art pieces, leaving them around NYC, or he does some quite insane gallery work in the form portraits. Out of newspapers mind you.
Tattoo // Monday, June 13, 2011
We just received this great video by Taylor Toole, following Saved Tattoo NYC tattoo artists, Thomas Hooper and Chris O'Donnell, as they organize, discuss, and create a full collaborative back tattoo. Watch after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Saturday, June 04, 2011
One of the best touches of MOCA's "Art In the Streets" was the inclusion of NYC's COST & REVS, vital parts of the entire graffiti and street story. Right now through Paper Monster, COST has a new print, "COST WAS HERE," available in 3 different colorways.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, June 02, 2011
Designer Daisy Lew created this great series pop-up books inspired by New York City icons, including the Big Apple, the Chrysler Building, a cab, and the Statue of Liberty. Each pop-up, if viewed from the top, represents the icon, and a view from the side represents a cityscape.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, May 31, 2011
In honor of the release of the new book, The Eighties at Echo Beach, featuring photography by Mike Moir, text by Jamie Brisick, and art direction by Tom Adler, there will be a book launch event and exhibition at Partners & Spade in NYC on June 1, 2011.
Juxtapoz // Sunday, May 29, 2011
Nathan Spoor just opened his first solo show in two years, aptly named The Phantom Passport, at Bold Hype Gallery in New York City. Marisa Ware caught up with Spoor recently for an in-depth interview about the past few busy years with the artist.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, May 28, 2011
NYC correspondent Brock Fetch headed out to a heavyweight opening a former Juxtapoz cover artists, Miss Van and Mars-1, and an up-and-coming artist in Gaia, at Jonathan LeVine Gallery this past Thursday night in Manhattan. A bunch of pictures following the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, May 25, 2011
Currently at Andrew Edlin Gallery in NYC, Zap: Masters of Psychedelic Art, 1965-74, curated by Gary Panter and Chris Byrne is on display. The exhibit features seven artists from the original Zap lineup: Robert Crumb, Victor Moscoso, Rick Griffin, S. Clay Wilson, Gilbert Shelton, Spain Rodriguez and Robert Williams.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, May 24, 2011
On Friday May 20, Cuban artist Geandy Pavon did a bit of guerilla work by projecting the face of detained Chinese artist, Ai Weiwei, on the Chinese consulate in Manhattan. Pavon called the piece, Nemesis Ai Weiwei: The Elusiveness of Being.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, May 19, 2011
Tonight, May 19, Andrew Schoultz' new solo show, Unrest, opens at Morgan Lehman Gallery in NYC. The SF-based artist continues to build an expansive and experimental body of work, and rather than "depict literal narratives of these events, Schoultz captures their essence using an ever-expanding arsenal of pictorial symbols."