Street Art // Monday, December 22, 2014
REKA One just dropped a nice little ditty (actually a massive ditty) in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood. The mural features his signature, swirling hot and cold color palette, bringing some much-needed energy to the block.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, December 17, 2014
San Francisco based print artist Chuck Sperry's solo show and retrospective "Muses" at Spoke Art and Hashimoto Contemporary will be closing this Saturday, December 20th. Reigning over the gig poster scene for well over a decade, Chuck has pulled a plethora of ultra rarities from his archives and flat files. The show will be broken up into two parts, with a new body of work consisting of wood panels and paper editions at Spoke Art Gallery and an extensive retrospective on display just a few doors down at Hashimoto Contemporary.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Excited for this one: our good friend Andrew Schoultz's first solo exhibition at Hosfelt Gallery transforms 7,000 square feet of gallery space with an installation of sculpture, paintings and works on paper that charts a new trajectory in his work. After showcasing a new direction with his show at Ruttowski in Cologne earlier this Fall, we can't wait to see the (partial) homecoming of the now LA-based Schoultz.
Juxtapoz // Monday, December 01, 2014
Starting December 6 at the 63 Bluxome Street Gallery there will be an exciting installation by over 30 Bay Area artists. On display will be an installation including Paintings, Drawings, Sculpture, and other crafts all depicting Santa Claus’ counterpart the “Krampus.”
Juxtapoz // Friday, November 07, 2014
San Francisco-based artist Hiroshi Sato opened "Windows and Doors" and Hespe Gallery this week. Hiroshi Sato’s work presents a refreshing take on exact moments in time. The contemporary realist paintings are seen as snapshots, capturing intimate and still moments. He emphasizes form with his use of light and dark and evokes strong emotions by highlighting different sections of each painting...
Juxtapoz // Thursday, November 06, 2014
On Thursday, November 6th, K. Imperial Fine Art will present, LUX, a solo exhibition featuring, Kevin Earl Taylor. LUX, will feature oil and acrylic paintings that represent visual and imagined moments, which are imperceptible through human sensation. Referencing the degree of visibility to the human eye, Taylor beautifully depicts detailed, yet delicate dialogues between animals and surreal landscapes.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, November 05, 2014
We love Jay Howell, and we have been friends with the artist since he was making moves at 111 Minna Gallery in SF and still friends as he makes his way in the animated world of Hollywood. On November 7, Jay will open a solo show at FFDG in SF. Here is what they have to say about him: Jay Howell is a creator of the great cartoon Sanjay and Craig and created the characters for Bob's Burgers. . . . .
Photography // Monday, November 03, 2014
With Keith Haring: The Political Line opening at the de Young in San Francisco later this week we wanted to remind everyone that Anthony Friedkin's exhibition of photographs and related ephemera chronicling the gay communities in Los Angeles and San Francisco from 1969 to 1973 is still up at the museum and will be through January 11th, 2015. So make sure you check it out while there for Keith Haring!
Juxtapoz // Friday, October 24, 2014
Los Angeles based gallery Thinkspace has teamed up with Hashimoto Contemporary in San Francisco to present 'LAX / SFO'. This special pop-up group exhibition has been curated by Thinkspace and marks the second time the gallery has worked with SF gallerist Ken Harman to bring the best of the burgeoning New Contemporary movement to the Bay Area.
Juxtapoz // Friday, October 10, 2014
Secession Art Annex presents Geothermal by Rachel Znerold at the stylish bar Blackbird. Join the fun this Saturday, October 11, 6-8pm at Blackbird, 2124 Market Street in San Francisco, to meet artist Rachel Znerold and enjoy a drink.