Preview: Keith Haring 1978—1982 @ Brooklyn Museum

Juxtapoz // Thursday, March 15, 2012
Opening this Friday March 16th, 2012, the Brooklyn Museum will be exhibiting a large-scale retrospective of Keith Haring's work. The exhibition begins with Haring's arrival to New York in 1978 through 1982 when he began his studio practice alongside public and political work in the streets. Some preview photos of the work and show surfaced on the web today and we are truly excited to go see this show in person!

Preview: Todd Schorr @ Merry Karnowsky Video and New Work Teaser

Juxtapoz // Monday, March 12, 2012
On March 17, 2012, Todd Schorr will open a body of new work, Neverlasting Miracles, at Merry Karnowsky Gallery in Los Angeles. The exhibition will feature 7 large paintings, studies and drawings, and today we have some teaser crops of the large paintings to share with you. We also have a video preview that you can watch after the jump . . .

Amy Sol @ Corey Helford Gallery, Culver City

Juxtapoz // Saturday, March 10, 2012
Amy Sol, a former Juxtapoz featured artist, is set to open a new body of work, Numina, at Corey Helford Gallery tonight, March 10, 2012. From the looks of the preview we have seen, the 10 new acrylic-on-wood panel paintings will some of Sol's best paintings to date. The layered washes and color details look to place Sol's characters in an even more dreamlike existence.

Preview: Jim Houser "As Quiet As It's Kept" @ Lebasse Projects, Culver City

Juxtapoz // Saturday, March 10, 2012
One of our personal favorites, Jim Houser, will be opening a new solo show, "As Quiet As It's Kept" at LeBasse Projects' Culver City space tonight, March 10. The exhibition will feature a new series of canvas paintings, mixed media compositions and installations, all featuring Houser's use of words, phrases, and signature characters.

Preview: Cleon Peterson and Bill McRight @ Guerrero Gallery, SF

Juxtapoz // Saturday, March 10, 2012
Tonight, March 10 in San Francisco, Guerrero Gallery will open a featured solo show with Cleon Peterson, The Brinksman, and a show with Bill McRight in the project room titled When You Get Power. As Peterson says of this new body of work, it is a "a gray world where law breakers and law enforcers are one in the same; a world where ethics have been abandoned in favor of personal entitlement.” Preview images after the jump . . .

Preview: Henry Lewis & Lango @ 111 Minna Gallery, San Francisco

Tattoo // Friday, March 02, 2012
Tonight marks the opening Neon Knightsby Lango Olivera and Henry Lewis at 111 Minna Gallery, and we have your exclusive preview images after the jump. Lewis is one of San Francisco's most accomplished tattoo artists, while Lango, a tattooist himself, is one of the most skilled graffiti/muralists we have had in the magazine in the past few months (he was part of the November 2011 Pushead curated issue).

Preview: Herakut "AFTER THE LAUGHTER" @ LeBasse Projects

Juxtapoz // Saturday, February 25, 2012
Herakut, who just held a full performance art piece with Lucent Dossier in downtown Los Angeles last weekend, is opening a new solo exhibition, After the Laughter, at LeBasse Projects Chinatown in Los Angeles on Saturday, February 25. The exhibition will feature sculptures, photography and wall installations. A mini-preview after the jump . . .

Preview: Lafe Harley Eaves @ Park Life Gallery, SF

Juxtapoz // Friday, February 24, 2012
'More Light' is a two-person show of new works by Francesco Deiana and Lafe Harley Eaves that opens this Friday February 24th at Park Life in San Francisco. I dropped by the gallery earlier this week to do a little Q&A with Lafe and get a quick peek of the installation in progress, mainly because I admire his work and, well, I Just. Couldn't. Wait. Any. Longer!!!

Preview: Amy Casey "Building Toward a Solid Ground" @ Michael Rosenthal. SF

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, February 21, 2012
Amy Casey, who is quickly becoming one of our favorites, will be opening a new body of work, Building Toward A Solid Ground, at San Francisco's Michael Rosenthal Gallery this Saturday, February 25. Talking about the tiny universes and rows of homes that exist in her acrylic works, Casey says, "I like to think about how communities work - from small towns to a world community - how we depend on each other to create civilization..."

Look Inside: March 2012 Issue

Juxtapoz // Thursday, February 16, 2012
The March 2012 issue of Juxtapoz, featuring Andrew Schoultz on the cover, is now on newsstands and on our webstore. In a weird way, this issue began on the shores of Norway and ended in a desert in Tucson, Arizona, and found itself in the SFMoMA and in a studio in Miami, Florida. And we followed filmmaker, author, and performance artist Miranda July as she released her newest book, It Chooses You. Full preview after the jump . . .