Juxtapoz // Thursday, December 03, 2009
STAGES, the traveling art exhibition hosted by Nike and Lance Armstrong in support of LIVESTRONG’S fight against cancer hits Miami tonight as part of Art Basel Miami Beach. A unique celebration of human potential inspired by Lance and dedicated to the fight against cancer, this exhibit will feature over twenty renowned artists, including favorites like José Parlá (who also happens to be on this month's cover).
Juxtapoz // Monday, November 30, 2009
Brazilian twins, Os Gemeos, recently collaborated with the French Street Theatre company Plasticien Volants for a stunning performance of The Stranger in São Paulo.
Juxtapoz // Monday, October 26, 2009
Brazilian twins Os Gemeos (Juxtapoz #102) have done it again with a killer show at the Brazilian Art Museum in their hometown of Sao Paulo. Titled Vertigem (Vertigo in Portuguese) the massive show features stunning paintings, sculptures, and character creations that could rival many circuses.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, September 05, 2009
Have You Seen the Os Gêmeos (Juxtapoz #102 & cover #56) NYC mural yet? Because it's awesome and oh-so colorful. Located at the northwest corner of Houston Street and the Bowery, it's yet another shining example of how Brazilian brothers Otavio and Gustavo Pandolfo keep killing it.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, August 13, 2009
That's AIKO shooting a flick of Os Gemeos' freshest addition to the New York Cityscape. “Somehow while the twins were in Manhattan painting their huge Houston Street mural, they managed to find time for some Brooklyn fun,” writes photographer Martha Cooper. Jeez, it's like looking at three generations of stunning talent here: Martha Cooper shoots AIKO shooting Os Gemeos.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, August 11, 2009
In 2008 the Spanish artist Sixeart achieved international fame by participating in Street Art at the Tate Modern in London, along with Brazilian artists Os Gemeos and Nunca, French photographer JR, United States collective Faile and Italian creator Blu. Today, his works are shown in Spain alongside those of Miró, Chillida and Tapies.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, August 04, 2009
“With their first public artwork in Manhattan, which went up at the northwest corner of Houston Street and the Bowery on July 17, the Brazilian brothers Otavio and Gustavo Pandolfo, who call themselves Os Gêmeos (Juxtapoz #102 & cover #56), bring graffiti art to its Rococo phase,” writes Roberta Smith for The New York Times.
Juxtapoz // Friday, July 17, 2009
When contemplating the significance of Claudio Ethos' artwork within the current population of "Grafiteiros" in Brazil, the sheer scale and diversity of the southern hemisphere's largest megalopolis must be carefully examined. São Paulo, now considered by many to be the center of the global urban and street art movement, is an incredibly complex example of 21st century city sprawl. Counting Ethos as merely 1, it is the third largest metropolitan region in the world, with an estimated population of 21.5m with some sources have speculated that São Paulo is to reach nearly 25m by 2020.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, July 09, 2009
Brazil’s favorite twins, Os Gemeos (Juxtapoz #102) have finally joined the world of blogging.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, April 02, 2009
Brazilian twins, Os Gêmeos (Juxtapoz #56) are simply groundbreaking street and fine artists. The fellow genius of New York City’s Handselecta (Juxtapoz #85) recently caught their handstyles on camera for a thoroughly engaging film. Actually, “magic hands” was the description that first came our editor, Evan Pricco’s mind after watching these films. Graf styles are as diverse as the places their writers come from, but one thing is for sure: embracing varying handstyles across countries makes for magic.