Graffiti // Friday, March 29, 2013
Every Friday we feature someone old or new, traditional or unconventional, active or not, and so on. This week’s spotlight we feature a unique characteristic of the Parisian graffiti scene that is painted predominately by members of the PAL crew, square framed graffiti, often on roll downs. Crewmembers Horfe, Tomek, Conie, Saeio, Skube, Mosa, Esso, Keno, and others can be seen around Paris in this uncommon format.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, March 28, 2013
The Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris is exhibiting a collection of artwork from Keith Haring. Opening April 19th, the show will be hosting 250 pictures on canvas, tarpaulin and from subway walls, making this one of the largest exhibition of Kieth's work ever.
Juxtapoz // Monday, March 25, 2013
This morning we take a look at the public art of Paris-based Swiss artist Felice Varini. The paintings have one vantage point where its form can be viewed. His anamorphic illusions can be found on a variety of urban settings both indoor and outdoors.
Street Art // Monday, March 18, 2013
The Le Mur wall in Paris, France has hosted a variety of artists from various backgrounds over the last 6 years, with the newest addition painted by Berlin-based muralist and illustrator, Agostino Lacurci.
Graffiti // Wednesday, March 13, 2013
This rolldown in Paris was properly hooked up by Pal crew. Mosa and Esso painted this framed black and white piece with “Pal” letters, and a strange character
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Paris-based firm Atelier Zundel Cristea won a competition to transform the Battersea power station into a museum. The concept behind the project was to make it a 'fun' place that would attract people of all ages and display architectural information in addition to allowing people to explore, experiment and share ideas. Paris-based firm Atelier Zundel Cristea won a competition to transform the Battersea power station into a museum. The concept behind the project was to make it a 'fun' place that would attract people of all ages and display architectural information in addition to allowing people to explore, experiment and share ideas. (via designboom)
Graffiti // Wednesday, March 06, 2013
The square Horfe often uses to paint his graffiti in has a zit on top this time around. His mulit-legged “R” appears to be running up the “F” as well.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, March 06, 2013
In this video directed by Tiffany Limos, Academy Award-winning French director Michel Gondry shows us around his favorite local video store in Paris: La Butte Video Club. Now living in Brooklyn, Gondry laments the absence of video stores these days and reminisces about watching VHS tapes and making videos with his friends.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, February 19, 2013
This incredible chalk painting was drawn by Horocue (aka José Horacio Rosales-Cueva) onto the streets of Paris in 2005. The beautiful blended painting was transferred from the photograph in his hand and has yet to be identified. (via colossal)
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, February 12, 2013
The Giraffe childcare center in Boulogne-Billancourt, Paris is held up by a Giraffe. The center was designed by Raphaëlle Hondelatte and Mathieu Laporte to enliven public space with the babyish imagination.