Juxtapoz // Monday, August 19, 2013
Tony Orrico's Penwald Drawings are a series of bilateral drawings in which he explores the use of his body as a tool of measturement to inscribe geometries through movement. His choreographic gestures derive from the limitation of (or spontaneous navigating within) the sphere of his outstretched arms. Watch a video after the jump...
Juxtapoz // Monday, August 12, 2013
Heather Hansen uses performance, her body, movement, and charcoal and pastel to create her large-scale drawings. By moving her joints, extending her back, stretching and contracting, Heather creates drawings. Her latest project, 'Emptying Gestures,' "is an experiement in kenitect drawing." She says, "I am searching for ways to download my movement directly onto paper, emptying gestures from one form to another and reating something new in the process."
Juxtapoz // Friday, June 07, 2013
The one and only Liu Bolin (aka The Invisible Man) recently performed a pre-show performance entitled Gun Rack at Eli Klein Fine Art Gallery in New York. The show, Mask, opened at the gallery today. More photos and a video after the jump!
Juxtapoz // Monday, March 25, 2013
One of the first artists to use performance as a visual art form, Marina Abramović's career spans over 40 years during which she performed countless pieces exploring physical and emotional limits for her art. See her performances documented in pictures after the jump...
Juxtapoz // Saturday, December 01, 2012
Andres Serrano's Piss Christ (1987), which has always been the subject of outrage and controversy for those of the right wing, has now been brought into a new dialogue with an artwork by none other than conservative radio-host (and resident moron) Glenn Beck in his amateurish and kitsch Obama in Pee Pee which is very much just that. The immature title fits quite well, because the ironic gesture is done so on a very low budget.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, September 05, 2012
Earlier this year, our good friends, the German art duo of Herakut, collaborated on a special project with the performers from Lucent Dossier in The Lucent Dossier Experience – When Lucent Found Herakut at the downtown Los Angeles space, the Palace Theater. The collaborative project brought together acrobats, contortionists, aerial dancers, stilt walkers with Herakut's art. And now, we have a video of the project...
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, July 11, 2012
Quint Contemporary Art's current show exhibits work from an eclectic group of artists. The pieces in the exhibition by MIke Calway-Fagen, Joseph Huppert, Francesco Longenecker, Lee Materazzi (here), Timothy Earl Neil, and Ali Silverstein pull from a variety of art historical and current issues.