Juxtapoz // Friday, June 06, 2014
“We thought someday when we fall off our perches, we wanted our art in a place like the National Gallery, open to the public…” explained Jane Meyerhoff, who, with her husband collected and donated the 46 big bold pieces currently on loan from the D.C. institute and displayed at the De Young Museum in San Francisco. These paintings will definitely rock your perch...
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Gitman Brothers and Opening Ceremony have done some great collaborations in the past few years, taking the classic silhouette from Gitman and transforming them into some more bugged-out art pieces you can wear. OC and Gitman have just released a literal art you can wear collection, a shirt and short combo featuring the work of Pop Art icon Roy Lichtenstein. Get them now.
Erotica // Friday, November 29, 2013
When Roy Lichtenstein comes to mind, we are usually transported to the comic book styles and caricatures that he is well known for as opposed to nude models. The Nudes series was Lichtenstein’s last great series of works, which were created in 1993. In creating the series, he took the classic form of the nude...
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, February 20, 2013
For those lucky enough to be in London, a Roy Lichtenstein retrospective opens today at the Tate Modern. On display are 125 of his most definitive paintings and sculptures, including his well known comic-book inspired works, nudes, reimagined Picassos and Monets, studio scenes, landscapes, still-lifes and monochrome paintings. The retrospective runs through May 27th.
Juxtapoz // Monday, January 30, 2012
Currently on view at the Whitney until February 12th are three films that Roy Lichtenstein produced during two-week residency at the Hollywood Universal Studios special effects lab back in February of 1969.
Juxtapoz // Monday, October 17, 2011
You are likely familiar with Roy Lichtenstein's work, Lichtenstein being one of the most influential pop artist alongside Warhol. During the early and mid 1990's, he produced a variety of interior spaces that are rendered in his trademark, comic book-inspired style.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, August 23, 2011
We just featured Australian fine artist, Jonathan Zawada in our August 2011 issue, and he is currently exhibiting in Sunset Etc at Prism Gallery in Los Angeles. The group exhibition features Leroy Grannis, Roy Lichtenstein, Matthew Porter, Ed Ruscha, Andy Warhol, Tom Wesselmann, and Zawada.