Juxtapoz // Wednesday, November 16, 2011
In conjunction with the Orange County Museum of Art's Two Schools of Cool exhibition, the museum will be screening the documentary, Robert Williams: Mr Bitchin', tomorrow, November 17. This screening will be followed by a panel discussion moderated by Mat Gleason and including Artist Robert Williams and producers/co-directors Douglas Blake, Michael LaFetra, Nancye Ferguson and Stephen Nemeth.
Illustration // Friday, October 07, 2011
Robert Williams is an American painter, cartoonist, and one of the founders of Juxtapoz. Starting October 9th, he will be featured in a new exhibition, "Two Schools of Cool," opening at the Orange County Museum of Art in Newport Beach, CA. The show will explore the roots of Los Angeles art in the 60's and 70's, pairing the 'elder statesmen of cool' with a newer generation of LA artists.
Juxtapoz // Friday, September 23, 2011
Spacejunk Art Centers in France opened Les Enfants TERRIBLES Saturday, September 17, sponsored by Juxtapoz and featuring the lowbrow and pop surrealism art of Todd Schorr, Robert Williams, Jeff Soto, Joe Sorren, Nicolas Thomas, Robert Crumb, and more.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, September 06, 2011
Jeremy Fish, who last graced our magazine cover in December 2006, is back with a special cover and type treatment made for Juxtapoz' October 2011 issue. Jeremy's portrait is also a special edition, stopping traffic in one of the busiest intersections in San Francisco so his lounge chair could be rolled to Columbus and Broadway.
Juxtapoz // Monday, September 05, 2011
Famed car photographer Ray Gordon was recently out at the Bonneville Salt Flats where he photographed a great series of hot rods being driven and raced in the desert. This writer, having been driven in a hot rod through Southern California with Juxtapoz founder, Robert Williams, has great appreciation of hot rod culture.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, August 02, 2011
This is the last week to catch COOP's newest solo show, Idle Hands, that has been up at Corey Helford Gallery for the past month. The show comes down on August 3, and we have a few shots from the opening this past July. Our founder, Robert Williams, made it out to show some support...
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, May 25, 2011
Currently at Andrew Edlin Gallery in NYC, Zap: Masters of Psychedelic Art, 1965-74, curated by Gary Panter and Chris Byrne is on display. The exhibit features seven artists from the original Zap lineup: Robert Crumb, Victor Moscoso, Rick Griffin, S. Clay Wilson, Gilbert Shelton, Spain Rodriguez and Robert Williams.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, February 09, 2011
From Super Bowl Sunday to Modern Monday at the MoMA fans braved freezing temperatures, well, bypassed freezing temperatures, to duck into climate-controlled caves to watch their heroes. In my case it was the February 7th New York premiere of Mr. Bitchin which kicked off MoMA’s annual documentary month and the film series, All the Wrong Art: Juxtapoz Magazine on Film. Pictures after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Monday, February 07, 2011
Tonight, February 7th, at the Museum of Modern Art, All the Wrong Art: Juxtapoz Magazine on Film begins with the East Coast premiere of the Robert Williams documentary Mr Bitchin'. Robert Williams and Carlo McCormick (art critic and senior editor of Paper magazine) will be in discussion immediately following the film. More after the jump . . .
Street Art // Thursday, January 20, 2011
Juxtapoz founder Robert Williams had his new documentary, Mr Bitchin', honored with a screening at Los Angeles' MOCA this past Sunday. The screening featured an introduction by new MOCA Director, Jeffrey Deitch, as well as friends and art colleagues in attendance as well. Pictures after the jump . . .