Juxtapoz // Friday, October 21, 2011
To this day, Paul Insect's May 2007 cover remains a bestseller for us. Little purple, a bright colorful gun, a great skull, some partial nudity; it was a big winner from the London-based artist. Insect will have an exhibition at Post No Bills in Venice, California, Triptease Revue, opening on November 3, 2011.
Juxtapoz // Monday, October 17, 2011
Brooklyn's Cannonball Press, makers of classic woodcut prints and printmaking expertise, are holding their annual affordable print fair, Prints Gone Wild, this November 2011. Some of the studios involved are Wolfbat, Drive By Press, Justseeds, The Arm Letterpress, Evil Prints, and a bunch of other NYC-based and national print studios.
Tattoo // Monday, October 17, 2011
We wish the print was this baby drawing, alas, Wes Lang has released two screenprints with V1 Gallery in conjunction with his solo show at the Copenhagen space, Life and How to Live It. The prints were handmade in Denmark on chalk coated paper. Looks after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Monday, October 10, 2011
During MOCA's Art In the Streets exhibition, one of the best portions was Roger Gastman's extensive collection of spray cans from various time periods that was incorporated to the show's timeline. Mr. Gastman has now created a three-print series created as companion pieces to his limited-edition book, The Tools of Criminal Mischief.
Juxtapoz // Monday, August 22, 2011
David B. Smith Gallery and Gregory Euclide have teamed up to release Euclide's album cover work for Bon Iver as a limited-edition print, with 50% of net proceeds donated to Agapé Riding Center and the Greater Mankato Area United Way Connecting Kids Program, two non-profit organizations based in South Central Minnesota.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, August 16, 2011
Sao Paulo-born, San Francisco-based Pacolli makes "brilliant, zippy, colourful work about gangsta rap, dreams and mountains" (according to Pictures on Walls). Speaking of POW, Pacolli has an exhibition at the London print shop/gallery up through the end of August.
Juxtapoz // Monday, July 25, 2011
John Van Hammersveld has been creating iconic images for decades. He produced rock posters for the likes of Jimi Hendrix and Cream. His influence on surf culture is timeless with his image for the Endless Summer movie. Recently John has been creating a series of wave images.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, July 19, 2011
Nuart is reporting that the great Bast, who to us is always creating interesting work, just had a release of work on his webstore. We just saw a few Bast pieces up in Venice Beach, California the other day, so nice to see an update from the NYC-based artist.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, July 07, 2011
Our London correspondent, Butterfly, made an exlcusive visit to Lazarides Gallery's new print studio in Wapping, London. The studio produces exclusive small run editions, hand finished screenprints, HPMs, and works on paper for artists like Paul Insect, Stanley Donwood, and Conor Harrington, amongst others.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, July 06, 2011
Escif and San just released two new prints each in conjunction with their Road Show exhibition, See You in Croatan, that opened at San Francisco's FIFTY24SF Gallery last week. All four prints measure 18? x 24", with each limited to an edition of 50 and is signed and numbered by the artist.