Juxtapoz // Wednesday, November 23, 2011
The French artist who began in 2004 wheatpasting his photos in the streets of Paris, to being awarded the prestigious TED award in 2010, has opened his first major solo exhibition titled “Encrages” at Galerie Perrotin in Paris. Considering himself nether a street artist or a photographer, JR simply describes himself as an "urban artivist.”
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, November 16, 2011
All with a knife. Scotland-born, Paris-based Georgia Russell creates these incredible manipulations with a scalpel, transforming photographs and newspapers into completely unique pieces of art. The movement pieces are impressive, but what Russell does with newspapers is a whole other beast. More after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Monday, November 14, 2011
JR, who has an incredibly busy year with his Inside Out Project from winning the TED Award, will be opening a new solo show, Encrages, at Perrotin Gallery in Paris this Saturday, November 19. The exhibition is a pre-cursor to the work that JR will be doing with Perrotin at Art Basel, Miami.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, November 10, 2011
Get lost in the many face-eating expressions of Paris-based street artist, Nosbe. So many things going on here, we just can't get enough of it.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, November 02, 2011
Malika is a French illustrator/Art director based in London. She grew up in Paris where she studied graphic design before moving to London to pursue illustration.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, October 19, 2011
We recently wrote about Mode 2's work being on display in Berlin at Lucas Carrieri Gallery, and Mode just wrote us an email about his newest show opening in Paris at Galerie Issue / Sergeant Paper. Who Sold the Soul? features new drawings and paintings from the former Juxtapoz cover artist (June 2007).
Juxtapoz // Monday, October 03, 2011
Those are some creepy, realistic looking monkey furs. The artist is unknown but we do know that this piece is in Paris. Check out the close-up photos and be the judge for yourself whether they are real or not.
Juxtapoz // Monday, September 19, 2011
Paris-based, Ludo, just opened a new solo show at High Roller Society in London, with the lovely Kakfa-esque title, Metamorphosis. For his first solo exhibition in London, Ludo prepared works in scultpure, drawing, and prints. He even did a Beastie Boys' homage.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, September 15, 2011
Paris street artist, Subto, painted this little loveable and adorable monster, tightrope walking on a handrail. This is what you call an urban abominable snowman sighting.