Juxtapoz // Tuesday, March 15, 2011
Los Angeles-based artists Rob Abeyta, Jr (Juxtapoz n73) and Patrick Martinez (Juxtapoz n118) both open respective solo shows at Known Gallery in Los Angeles this weekend, Saturday, March 19th. Abeyta's All Necessary Means and Martinez' Hustlemania both feature new works from the artists. More after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Thursday, March 03, 2011
As Patrick Martinez prepares for his solo show at Known Gallery later this month, Juxtapoz' contributing photo editor, Estevan Oriol, took a trip to Patrick's studio for us and shot a video profile of the Los Angeles' artist. In the short piece, Patrick talks about his daily motivations and inspirations to make art. Video after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, March 01, 2011
Brandon Shigeta took a trip over to Patrick Martinez' studio in advance of his solo show at Known Gallery, Hustlemania, opening March 19th in Los Angeles. We have known Patrick for quite a long time, featured him in the October 2010 issue of the magazine, and have been excited to see his energy put into Hustlemania. More after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, January 11, 2011
Our featured artist from the November 2010 issue, Patrick Martinez, painted a nice big multi-media mural at the Agenda Trade Show last week, done in conjunction with Known Gallery. The Los Angeles-based Martinez will be showing with Known in 2011, so this is just a little teaser perhaps of what he has in store? More images after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Monday, December 13, 2010
Patrick Martinez just sent us opening photos, shot by Brandon Shigeta, of the important "Dreams Deferred" show at the Chinese American Museum in Los Angeles. We wrote about the show earlier this month, mentioning it showcased, "artists exploring the tensions, repercussions, hopes, and dreams of immigrant communities in the face of new immigration legislation, through a broad spectrum of art including street art, graffiti art, sculptures, painting and multimedia installations." More after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Monday, December 06, 2010
The Chinese American Museum and El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historical Monument have teamed together to present Dreams Deferred : Artists Respond to Immigration Reform opening this Thursday night, December 9th, in Los Angeles with a special opening reception. Artist in Dreams Deferred include Shepard Fairey, Kofie, Slick, Patrick Martinez, Eriberto Oriol, Swank, SharkToof, Eyeone, Ernesto Yerena, and others. Images after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Saturday, December 04, 2010
Patrick Martinez is a Los Angeles-based painter that we covered as a feature in our November 2010 issue, with a great interview between he and Mister Cartoon. In the midst of creating a body of work for a solo show at Known Gallery in 2011, Patrick just finished putting the final touches on this street installation, Come In We're Closed. More pictures and details after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Thursday, October 28, 2010
Today we catch up with Los Angeles-based fine artist, and feature in the current November 2010, Patrick Martinez. We got to know Patrick very well last Fall as we set-up our 15th Anniversary show in Downtown LA, and his interview in the magazine coincided with a few landmark moments in young Martinez' career...
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, October 26, 2010
It is with great honor that Barbara Kruger, one the leading and influential contemporary artists of the past 50 years, graces the cover of our November issue. The inside features ain’t bad either.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, October 19, 2010
In his ongoing critique of Arizona’s strict anti-immigration law, Los Angeles-based artist Patrick Martinez (Juxtapoz #118) created a new video featuring a man who is both a baseball player for the Arizona Diamondbacks (which Martinez has dubbed ‘Wetbacks’) who is also running from immigration officers.