Barry McGee and others @ 1717 17th Street, San Francisco

Juxtapoz // Thursday, April 26, 2012
Barry McGee has become a name that any art novice or expert has come to know and respect. Any event or art exhibition tied to McGee's name is guaranteed to have art world's ears will perk up. This was absolutely the case for the show that was recently organized right here in San Francisco, titled Contemporary Arts Centre. McGee uses a very specific word to describe the exhibition and opening reception, simply a "happening."

In Process: Herakut "Loving The Exiled" @ 941 Geary, SF

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, April 18, 2012
German duo Herakut are in San Francisco at the moment putting the touches together on a big installation exhibition at 941 Geary. Of their Loving the Exiled show, Herakut notes they "will be bringing characters that have fallen from grace." We have a few installation and process shot after the jump . . .

Paul Chatem "Another Man's Hero" @ Shooting Gallery, San Francisco

Juxtapoz // Monday, April 16, 2012
San Francisco's Shooting Gallery just opened a new series of works from Paul Chatem this weekend. Another Man's Hero features twenty new pieces, where Chatem delves into the idea that however one person sees themselves, their friends, neighbors, or community may see them as something completely different.

"Everything Ever And Nothing Never" Opening Photos

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, April 11, 2012
Over the weekend a large crowd of attendees stopped by Needles and Pens in San Francisco for the opening of Everything Ever and Nothing Never.  Curated by Juxtapoz contributing editor, Austin McManus, this group show consists of an eclectic roster of established and emerging artists working in a variety of mediums.

Preview: "Everything Ever and Nothing Never" @ Needles and Pens

Juxtapoz // Friday, April 06, 2012
Everything Ever and Nothing Never opens tomorrow Saturday April, 7th 2012 at Needles and Pens in San Francisco.  Curated by Juxtapoz contributing editor, Austin McManus, this group show consists of an eclectic roster of established and emerging artists working in a variety of mediums. Several of the participating artists have graced the pages of Juxtapoz over the years including Bill Daniel, Read More Books, Jeff Canham, Derek Albeck, and Grady Gordon.  Check out a little preview of the show.

Mixed-Media Collages by David Bayus

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, April 04, 2012
San Francisco-based artist David Bayus produces vibrant and richly layered multi-media collages. He works work with mediums as diverse as digital montage and oil paint, creating an array of tactile qualities ranging sleek flat surfaces to globby paint application.

"Everything Ever and Nothing Never" @ Needles and Pens

Juxtapoz // Monday, April 02, 2012
Everything Ever and Nothing Never opens this Saturday April, 7th 2012 from 7:00-9:30 p.m at Needles and Pens in San Francisco.  Curated by Juxtapoz contributing editor, Austin McManus, this group show consists of an eclectic roster of established and emerging artists working in a variety of mediums. Several of the participating artists have graced the pages of Juxtapoz over the years including Bill Daniel, Read More Books, Jeff Canham, Derek Albeck, and Grady Gordon.

Muni going Down

Graffiti // Friday, March 23, 2012
There are certain images you see that instantly make you jealous of anyone who witnessed it first hand.  We were only a few blocks away from where this went down celebrating the Giants win in other destructive manners.  Unreal looking.

Preview: Parra "Weirded Out" Mural Installation @ San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Juxtapoz // Thursday, March 22, 2012
Amsterdam-based artist Parra is working day and night on a mural installation at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, set to be properly unveiled next Saturday, March 31. We went to check up on the progress and preview the gigantic wall and catch up with a former Juxtapoz cover artist.

Photos from The Creators Project: San Francisco

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, March 20, 2012
Over a foggy wet weekend, we took our bikes out to Fort Mason to attend Vice and Intel’s collaborative creative endeavor, The Creators Project.  We would be lying if we said our main reason to check out the event wasn’t bands like the Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Squarepusher, both rarely making appearances on the West Coast.  However, accompanying the wide range of renowned music performers was a variety of artist talks, panel discussions, hands-on workshops and interactive art installations.

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