Design // Tuesday, October 27, 2015
On his work, Pierre Paulin says, “I was aiming to show just how far we could make modernity go,” and his furniture reflects this aim. Well, at least, it reflected this aim in the 1950s and 60s. In 2008, Paulin’s family created the firm called Paulin, Paulin, Paulin, which creates limited editions of the designer’s work that never passed beyond the prototype stage.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama’s new exhibit, aptly named In Infinity, will showcase her life’s work—including painting, sculpture, performance art, film, and installation art. The title references work she’s done for the installation: painted, lit or sculpted rooms that use mirrors to extend her imagery ad infinitum.
Juxtapoz // Friday, February 14, 2014
British born artist Richard Hamilton will be having a retrospective show at the Tate Modern in London, running through May, 2014. Hamilton is credited to have created some of the earliest forms of pop art during his groundbreaking installation Fun House in 1956. Tate Modern's exhibit is a perfect tribute to Hamilton's impressive 60 year career.
Juxtapoz // Friday, February 10, 2012
Lucian Freud was one of the most famed and talented painters of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. His portraiture is unprecedented in its intensely psychological attention to detail . Currently on view until May 27th is a retrospective of his portraits spanning the majority of his career focusing on the various subjects that moved in and out of his work.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, November 22, 2011
Good timing to have one of the most famous British artists in the world have a retrospective at the Tate Modern coinciding with the London Olympics. Damien Hirst will be exhibiting a retrospective at the Tate Modern beginning on April 4, 2012, and will be the first substantial survey of his work in a British institution and will bring together key works from over twenty years.
Juxtapoz // Friday, June 24, 2011
While most of the Juxtapoz staff was back in NYC last night, a few of the team stayed back and headed to the very special Margaret Kilgallen retrospective, Summer/Selections, at Ratio 3 in San Francisco. It was a packed house, everyone honored to see the late artists breathtaking work.
Juxtapoz // Friday, January 21, 2011
The year 2010 was generous, at least commercially, for George Condo. The 5 album covers he created for Mr. Kanye West were extraordinary both in content and controversy, and after eyeing Condo's work for quite some time, we were thrilled to hear about his "Mental States" retrospective on display at New Museum in Manhattan starting next Wednesday, January 26. More after the jump . . .