Juxtapoz @ POW WOW Hawaii, Part 1

Juxtapoz // Friday, February 15, 2013
We landed in Honolulu yesterday and hit the ground running, checking out countless murals in progress for POW WOW, an annual gathering of contemporary artists. Some of our favorite artists from the international community as well as fresh, local talent from Hawaii are currently coating walls in the Kaka’Ako neighborhood, and there are good vibes around every corner. Nothing beats painting in paradise.

Converse x Juxtapoz: Wall To Wall Montreal featuring 123Klan

Juxtapoz // Thursday, February 14, 2013
Over the past year, Juxtapoz and Converse have teamed on a unique project, Wall to Wall, where we invite an artist in a city in North America to create a semi-permanent mural based around the artist's interpretation of the iconic Converse star. Today, we look back on the mural created in Montreal by former Juxtapoz feature artists and design team, 123Klan. The piece was completed on Boulevard Saint-Laurent.

David de la Mano x Pablo S. Herrero in Salamanca, Spain

Street Art // Thursday, February 14, 2013
We have posted the work of David de la Mano in the past, commenting on the similar esthetics of Sam3 in using monochromatic silhouettes. This new piece is in collaboration with Pablo S. Herrero in Salamanca, Spain.

Watercolor by Hyuro

Street Art // Tuesday, February 12, 2013
These women painted with watercolor on paper by Spanish artist, Hyuro, are balancing on stacked chairs, while working with linens. Women remain the artist’s main focus, often challenging their role as “house workers” and various other social stigmas.

New drawing from WaOne of Interesni Kazki

Street Art // Monday, February 11, 2013
There are always so many different scenarios and ideas happening in the work of WaOne of Interesni Kazki. It’s easy to get lost in these otherworldly places. Here is a new ink on paper drawing from the highly imaginative artist.

Eduardo Kobra skyscraper mural in San Paulo

Street Art // Sunday, February 10, 2013
Over the last month, Brazilian muralist, Eduardo Kobra has been painting a mural on the side of a skyscraper in downtown San Paulo. The artist’s colorful work is an abstract portrait tribute to the famous Brazilian architect Oscar Niermeyer, who passed away last year at the age of 104.

Miniature Homeless man by Isaac Cordal

Street Art // Friday, February 08, 2013
We have always enjoyed the miniature sculptures artist Isaac Cordal creates and this homeless man with his dog is a great example of his tiny works.

Jaz at Tigre Festival in Buenos Aires

Street Art // Friday, February 08, 2013
Franco Fasoli aka Jaz contributed the following piece while participating in the Tigre Festival in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

El Mac On Adobe Campus, Utah

Juxtapoz // Friday, February 08, 2013
"Rapt Studio commissioned artist El Mac to do a large-scale mural in the main atrium in Adobe’s Lehi, Utah building. The piece depicts a young girl drawing and represents the ideal that Adobe’s employees and those who use Adobe’s products approach creativity with the same childlike innocence."

The Art of the Japanese Manhole Cover

Juxtapoz // Friday, February 08, 2013
In most places the manhole cover is tasked with preventing us from falling into the sewer. In Japan, they are also works of art. While the general style and color of the covers remain the same, the imagery and symbols will change depending on which region of Japan you're in.