Juxtapoz // Tuesday, October 22, 2013
Wish we were in Paris for this one... Galerie L.J. is pleased to present Turning, the third exhibition in Paris by American artist and Juxtapoz favorite, Brendan Monroe. The exhibition showcases a series of new paintings on paper and wood sculptures. After showcasing Monroe's recent collaborative print with Mars-1, we were excited to see what Monroe's new body of work would look like... and here is the teaser...
Graffiti // Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Buff has never looked so beautiful. How do create those textures and drips in your work Mr. Buffman? Pure talent.
Graffiti // Friday, October 11, 2013
The Parisian graffiti crew, PAL, has done an excellent job at littering the streets of Paris with their often unconventional sprays and has monopolized on yet another truck.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, October 09, 2013
Still trying to figure out what Mr. Roth will be presenting in his first Paris solo show, View in Room, opening on October 10 at Xpo Gallery, but his new Vine videos and tweets are starting to unveil the look. Here is the gist of the show from one of the best multimedia artists working today: The title View In Room comes from a common feature of art-for-sale websites that allows the user to view a piece of art on a virtual wall. This collection attempts to more thoughtfully engage in bringing Internet-influenced art offline...
Juxtapoz // Friday, October 04, 2013
Photographs of people taken underwater naturally have an otherworldy feel to them and it can be easy to twist and maneuver the body into unique and visually interesting positions. The photographs in Adeline Mai's series, "Weighlessness" series are distinctively different than most, utilizing warm colors rather than the usual blues and greens that we are used to seeing water as.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, September 24, 2013
Art director of Joe&Nathan studio in Paris, Jonathan Bréchignac, has created some unbelievably detailed drawings of "carpets" using ballpoint Bic pens. The drawings have taken him as long as eight months to create with the first one taking almost a year and a half. He finds the long and meticulous process meditative, allowing him to relax and focus.
Graffiti // Tuesday, September 17, 2013
If you can’t travel to a tropical location where palm trees run rampant, than sometimes you have to just paint them so they exist in your own city. Adding good letters is a bonus.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, September 10, 2013
Living wall inventor Patrick Blanc's latest installation called L'Oasis D'Aboukir (the Oasis of Aboukir) includes plants from 237 different species planted in diagonal waves. Coinciding with Paris Design Week (Sept. 9th-15th) the wall occupies a five-story building and brings some much-needed green to the inhabitants of the city. We think there should be more of these out there!
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, September 03, 2013
Julien Spianti was born 1982 and in 2005 she attained a masters degree in Philosophy and Aesthetics at Paris I Sorbonne. She currently works and lives in Paris and Brussels, creating dark oils on paper and canvas with the occasional nude in abstracted compositions.
Juxtapoz // Monday, August 26, 2013
This one should be fun. David Lyle, who creates paintings that mix nostalgia and pop-culture, clashes cultural stereotypes, and even adds a little sneaky comedy in each piece, is set to open a new body of work, Bits and Pieces, at Addict Gallery in Paris on September 12, 2013. We collected some of Lyle's older paintings to showcase his style...