Juxtapoz // Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Escaping to the beautiful landscape of Puget Sound, the collaborative efforts of Sumpter and Magraw have turned nature into technicolor explosions.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, December 02, 2014
Juxtapoz is proud to both kick off the 2015 year with a cover story on Brooklyn-based fine artist Dan Witz in our print edition. But we are even more proud that it will be released at our booth at Scope Art Fair Miami Beach and on shelves around the world during the holiday shopping rush. Witz is overdue for the cover, with his mosh pit paintings and unique street art being enjoyed by collectors and readers for over two decades.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, May 28, 2014
We have long been huge fans of the works of Jacob Macgraw and Rachell Sumpter, and are very excited that they have both brought their works to San Francisco in "Home Again Home Again," a collaborative show at Park Life in the Inner Richmond. Jacob Magraw will be showing embroidery pieces on cloth along with painted, gouache works on paper.
Juxtapoz // Monday, February 10, 2014
This is a fantastic group show, and don't mind our biasbecause one of our contributors Gabe Scott did a fantastic job curating it, just opened in San Francisco that you should go check out. "Everyone’s Time Is Their Own," features the works of Alejandro Diaz-Ayala (Dallas), Carlos Donjuan (Dallas), Clynton Lowry (New York), Derek Albeck, (Los Angeles), Derrick Velasquez (Denver, CO), Grady Gordon (Oakland, CA), Jacob Magraw-Mickelson (Seattle), Jason Jagel (San Francisco), JR Doty (San Francisco), Rachell Sumpter (Seattle), Roya Falahi (Los Angeles), Xi Zhang (Denver, CO).
Illustration // Friday, November 01, 2013
Rachell Sumpter paints splendors into a desolate, peopled wilderness. Using layered gouache and pastel, these are scenes at once of community and of isolation: figures stand in heavy, embroidered clothing, hidden and yet seen, in procession, in ceremony or in witness to a wonder. There are melting mountain tops and bonfires, ghosts and graves; vast monuments and intimate moments that speak to the legacies a generation leaves, to the promises it makes...
Juxtapoz // Thursday, October 13, 2011
We at Juxtapoz continue our book series, in conjunction with Gingko Press, with the special release of our newest title, Juxtapoz Illustration 2. After the success of our first Illustration title, we include in our second installment Josh Keyes (on the cover as well), Ericailcane, Dabs Myla, Alexis Mackenzie, Rachell Sumpter, Evah Fan, Rich Jacobs, and others.
Juxtapoz // Sunday, February 13, 2011
We catch up with fine artist Rachell Sumpter, who recently showed at Richard Heller Gallery in Santa Monica, both exhibiting her solo works, as well as collaborative works with husband Jacob Magraw-Mickelson. Interview after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Friday, January 07, 2011
Richard Heller Gallery will be hosting a new show featuring collaborative works by Rachell Sumpter and Jacob Magraw-Mickelson titled Memory Palace. The duo, going under the name Sumpter & Magraw-Mickelson, having created dense paintings and drawings, mostly using gouache and pastels. See the work after the jump . . .