Juxtapoz // Tuesday, March 15, 2011
Everyone knows why this poster is important right now, and it has taken some of us a few days to truly grasp the major destruction and turmoil that is happening in Japan right now after the major earthquake and tsunami. Artist Marco Zamora just sent us a message about Max Erdenberger's Help Japan Poster, which you can buy with all proceeds going to relief efforts in Japan. More after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, March 02, 2011
One of the undeniable legends of poster design and cinema, Saul Bass, has a retrospective exhibition, Bass Notes: The Film Posters of Saul Bass, up at Kemistry Gallery in London through March, 17. Having basically created the template to a modern movie poster, Bass' canon is so iconic that your favorite classic movie poster was probably designed by Bass, or someone borrowing his style. Images and information after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, March 01, 2011
A few weeks ago I visited the studio of New York artist Alexander Heir to see what he has been working on. While listening to Alexander's record collection we spent the afternoon talking about art, music, and the pigs within the clothing industry. More after the jump...
Juxtapoz // Friday, February 25, 2011
Not that James Joyce of Irish modernist fame, but still a very talented James Joyce. We are huge fans of the London-based artist and designer, who creates simple, well-balanced designs and fine art pieces. As as well as showing in galleries in Barcelona and London, Joyce has done commerical graphics for the Guardian, NY Times, Esquire, Guinness, and Carhartt. Lots of looks after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Thursday, February 03, 2011
State mottos have been around, well since the state became apart of The Union. State Mottos are not a topic of conversation out side of seeing them on license plates on a road trip. We welcome the 50 and 50 Project: A collective, curated project where fifty designers are invited to represent their state by illustrating its motto. More after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Thursday, January 06, 2011
Any art, literature, or political movement between 1900—1919, we are all about it. And of course, anything considered slightly Eastern European of this era is always some of the greatest stuff out there. Hence our excitement of the new show at MoMA, Seeing Red: Hungarian Revolutionary Posters, 1919 opening on February 2, 2011. Images after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, October 27, 2010
Tara McPherson and Xiaoqing Ding lit up New York's Chelsea art district this past Saturday evening with a show that rocked Jonathan LeVine Gallery. The two women brought their A-game with complimentary solo exhibitions that tapped into two fantastic mythological worlds filled with all kinds of adorable creatures.
Juxtapoz // Monday, October 25, 2010
If you couldn’t make it to the grand unveiling of Tara McPherson’s highly anticipated solo show this weekend in NYC, enjoy a great new time-lapse video of the artist completing her largest painting to date. The Bunny in the Moon opened this weekend at Jonathan LeVine Gallery, and will remain on view through November 20, 2010. This is the largest painting by Tara to date (Oil on Linen, stretched over Birch panel).
Juxtapoz // Monday, October 18, 2010
Just like the artist herself, Tara's studio is colorful, fun, and full of ideas. Brooklyn based artist Tara McPherson invites us to her studio and talks to Butterfly as she prepares for her upcoming solo show The Bunny and the Moon at Jonathan LeVine Gallery. Read More...
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, October 06, 2010
Tara McPherson jumps back into the gallery circuit with her new solo show, The Bunny in the Moon. The new works by this popular Brooklyn-based artist sees a creative interpretation of mythology from various cultures.