Juxtapoz // Wednesday, May 18, 2011
J.J. Abrams, the man behind "Lost" and the film "Cloverfield" (and "Felicity, "Alias," and "Fringe." See where this could be M. Night territory?) has a new series starting on FOX, called "Alcatraz." Being a SF-based publication, we felt compelled to watch this trailer.
Juxtapoz // Monday, May 16, 2011
Artist and all around creative Mike Giant just put out a short about the iconic Mission District in San Francisco. The Mission District in SF has long been associated with Mexican heritage, but over the past few decades has becoming a meeting place and breeding ground for the city's artists and musicians.
Juxtapoz // Friday, May 13, 2011
Illustrator Nigel Peake will open a new show, In the Wilds, at Needles and Pens in San Francisco tonight, Friday, May 13. The show will also be a book release for Peake's new book with Princeton Architectural Press, titled, as well, In the Wilds.
Erotica // Thursday, May 12, 2011
San Francisco artist Charmaine Olivia never took an art class, didn't go to college, toyed with the idea of fleeing to Paris, and then moved to San Francisco to become a full-time artist. Olivia's paintings and illustrations capture dreamland girls, lustfully tattooed portrait style paintings and those seductive morning tangles.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, May 10, 2011
Here is a new video filmed by Spencer Keeton Cunningham of ROA painting in San Francisco recently, coinciding with the Belgian artist's show at White Walls. We noticed in the video the local watering hole Hemlock, where smokers breaking from drinking can view the new work.
Street Art // Monday, May 09, 2011
Here is a new video filmed by Spencer Keeton Cunningham of Roa painting in San Francisco recently, coinciding with the Belgian artist's show at White Walls. We noticed in the video the local watering hole Hemlock, where smokers breaking from drinking can view the new work.
Erotica // Friday, May 06, 2011
It's rarely a bad idea to show some sex films. I mean...really. This is a small series and is intended, certainly, to entertain. But it's also intended to investigate both the fantasies and realities of sexual representation — that uncomfortable space where we so often find a huge gap.
Illustration // Tuesday, May 03, 2011
Illustrating explosive emotional transcendence, Hannah Stouffer is best known for her intricately executed imagery and shadowy, ethereal themes. Stouffer has maintained a strong presence in the illustration world while simultaneously exhibiting her work as both a commercial and fine artist and is NOW the Illustration Editor over at Juxtapoz. Hello Blue Eyes. Hello Juxtapoz.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, May 03, 2011
On May 5, 2011, New York-based Adam Parker Smith will be opening his solo exhibition, Crush, at Ever Gold Gallery in San Francisco. The exhibition will feature printed canvases, photographs on panel, video, and kinetic installations.
Graffiti // Wednesday, April 27, 2011
The Lords vs CoBraS exhibition featuring SF Bay Area and LA graffiti crews opened April 22, at Project One Gallery in SF, with a group of artists working in sculpture, graffiti, fine art, and installation-based work.