Alianza Book Release by El Mac and Retna

Juxtapoz // Friday, August 21, 2009
El Mac (Juxtapoz #103) and Retna (Juxtapoz #78) have risen to worldwide prominence in recent years with their graffiti, murals and canvases attracting massive praise. This superb new book, Alianza, documents the artwork of these two artists over the last six years, and is the first to fully present their collaborative murals.

First Collaborative Exhibit of Mac and Retna

Juxtapoz // Friday, August 21, 2009
They have been all over the place together, erecting their now iconographic murals composed of Retna's (Juxtapoz #78) calligraphic lettering and Mac's (Juxtapoz #103) ethereal portraits. Vagos y Reinas, an exhibition of selected works by artists and muralists Mac and Retna is coming to Santa Monica’s Robert Berman Gallery and will mark the first time these longtime collaborators have exhibited in a gallery together.

Reyes Co-Curates a Show at Modernism West in SF

Juxtapoz // Thursday, August 20, 2009
Reyes has co-curated a skate deck art show for charity at the Modernism West Gallery, located inside the restaurant Foreign Cinema in the Mission district of San Francisco. After asking a few friends to participate, he ended up with a roster that includes: Retna, Grime, Amandalynn, Shawn Barber, Henry Lewis, and Saber among many other talented artists. We were lucky enough to snag a sneak peek of the show.

Retna x Revok: Body Paint

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...  

Mac Opening at FIFTY24SF Last Night

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...  

Scion’s National Art Tour Installation 5: Self Portrait Arrives In Portland, OR

Juxtapoz // Sunday, August 02, 2009
Scion’s Installation 5 Art Tour, which will benefit Creative Capital, arrives in Portland, OR in August.

1333 Minna Fall 09 Art Show

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...  

American Revolutionaries Retna Print

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.

9 Part Video Interview with Retna

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.

Mac’s Sketches of Spain

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...    

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