Juxtapoz // Tuesday, August 18, 2009
Retna is an all-around artistic badass, proved true time and time again, especially when he got to paint ladies this summer in Beverly Hills alongside Seventh Letter member Revok. Canvas? Naw, I'll take a more challenging surface, please. Read More...
Juxtapoz // Friday, August 07, 2009
“Went and checked out the MAC show last night at FIFTY24SF Gallery,” writes Managing Editor Evan Pricco. “Eight very large pieces, seven women, one man. And a few little drawings, plus a very nice, very sold-out print. There was also MAC and RETNA's book that just came out.” Read More...
Juxtapoz // Sunday, August 02, 2009
Scion’s Installation 5 Art Tour, which will benefit Creative Capital, arrives in Portland, OR in August.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, July 28, 2009
Couldn’t make it to the 1333 Minna Fall Art Show this weekend in San Francisco? Too bad, because the show features well-respected artists like Reyes, Amandalynn, Retna, and more. Take a visual tour in photos from Reyes’ Juxtapoz blog. Read More...
Juxtapoz // Thursday, July 23, 2009
Always wanted your own bit of RETNA (Juxtapoz #78) talent? Well, here’s one change at it…kind of. RETNA has just made available a sick new print through Husk Industries, called American Revolutionaries, the first print in new series of limited serigraphs by this Los Angeles artist.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, July 22, 2009
One of the world’s most forward-thinking graffiti artists, RETNA (Juxtapoz #78) gets personal in a 9-part interview (that’s right he really gets deep) on Walrus TV. The man behind those now-iconic calligraphic letters and stunning depictions of women has quite a story behind all that success.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, July 22, 2009
Mac (Juxtapoz #103) has been traveling in Spain, and just posted some new sketches done during his travels. In case you have yet to hear, this talented painter and muralist is on the current subscriber cover of our new August issue, with a killer interview by world-renowned David Choe. Mac does more than travel the globe painting murals and collaborating with Retna. He also delights in quick sketches of average passersby. You’ll want to see more of Mac’s sketches. Read More...
Juxtapoz // Friday, July 10, 2009
Rapidly becoming one of the United States' top graffiti destinations, Miami, Florida is home to a deep well of talented artists driven by a fiercely competitive graffiti scene. Miami’s profile has risen thanks to the city’s role as host to the famed "Art Basel" and most recently "Primary Flight.” “Primary Flight” is the internationally acclaimed, site-specific, street level mural installation that takes place during Art Basel. Artists that have graced the Primary Flight walls include Crome, MSG, Typoe as well as Blek Le Rat, Retna, El Mac, David Choe, Revok and many others.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, July 09, 2009
Reyes just shot us over news on the upcoming release of The 1333 Minna Fall Artist Collection show. Considering the featured artists include the likes of Reyes, Steel, The Grime, Amandalynn, Lango, Bet Krak, Retna, Yutaro, Belsky, and Norm, this should be quite a party.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, April 16, 2009
Returning to LA’s Corey Helford Gallery for her second solo show, Haute Epoch, the highly collected Sylvia Ji (Juxtapoz #80) continued her upward trajectory in the mastery of capturing a darker side of the beautiful and the sublime. Ji’s visual elixir of life and death attracted a plethora of fans to the opening night festivities, which included a video presentation by filmmaker Phill Schwartz (shown above next to the artist). The effect was a stunning sensory exploration of Ji’s work. Continue that exploration with us in gorgeous event photos here…