Juxtapoz // Friday, June 20, 2014
Ursula Xanthe Young explores evocative landscapes adorned with pretty ladies in her new series, Against The Grain. Solo show reception 6-9pm Saturday, June 21, 2014 at Luna Rienne Gallery, 3318 22nd St., S.F. Through July 28.
Juxtapoz // Friday, June 13, 2014
Greg Gossel opens his latest solo show GODDAMN at White Walls on June 14 from 7 pm to 11 pm, with the Minneapolis-based artist having over 50+ images in the show. Gossel has always been a collage and mixed-media artist, and his recent work expands on the style, mixing and layering historical references into a new contemporary language. Here is a mini-preview.
Music // Thursday, June 12, 2014
Indie Slash is a monthly Synth-Pop dance party, which showcases the finest vocal electronic dance music of the past three decades, connecting the dots between New Wave, Italo, Industrial, Nu-Disco, Electro, and House. In this documentary, DJs Danny White and Rance talk about their dance party that has been going on for almost 9 years. They discuss the successes of their selections and the unique atmosphere that they have created playing Indie music to a diverse audience, every second Friday at Amnesia in San Francisco.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, June 11, 2014
One of our favorite shows we saw in San Francisco this past month was Michelle Blade's work, "Gathering Into Being" at CULT Exhibitions. We probably should have told you about it when it was on, because it came down on June 7th. So now all you can do is look at the nice paintings and works on paper. As the gallery notes, the work shapes "an ethereal world, charged with symbolism, where abstract and figurative forms suggest relationships between the material and the immaterial."
Juxtapoz // Friday, June 06, 2014
Today, Friday, June 6th, 2014, Needles and Pens is presenting "Clutter," a solo exhibition by Troy Lovegates (aka Other). "Clutter" will feature a collection of paintings, drawings, prints, books, wood block carvings, and wall scribbles from a cruddy northern city up in the Canadian tundra known for it’s fat red faced mayor.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, June 04, 2014
Victor Reyes's colorful brand of muralism was brought alive in San Francisco's Mission district for the newest Converse Wall to Wall, featured on the back cover of the May, 2014 issue of Juxtapoz Magazine.
Juxtapoz // Monday, June 02, 2014
This Friday, June 6th, Empty Kingdom will be presenting their Summer Art Show 2014 at 111 Minna Gallery in San Francisco. The group exhibition curated by the EK family will feature some of the website's favorite artists including, AJ Fosik, Caleb Brown, Andreas Englund, Erin M. Riley, Lucien Shapiro, Jonny Ruzzo, karen Ann Myers, and more!
Juxtapoz // Friday, May 30, 2014
This Saturday, May 31st, Hashimoto Contemporary is opening “Master of Rapacity” the latest solo show by gallery artist Scott Hove. Featuring several new wall mounted taxidermy works, two free standing assault weapon sculptures, and an interactive installation element, “Master of Rapacity” is one of the artist’s most ambitious undertakings yet...
Juxtapoz // Thursday, May 29, 2014
This Saturday, May 31st, Spoke Art will present Femme Fatale, the debut solo from Australian based screen-print artist Rhys Cooper. With a brand new body of work, Rhys embarks on a portrait series of influential women from the world of popular culture. His ‘femme fatales’ come from all over, from childhood stories to comic books, these women are iconic in one prolific way or another...
Juxtapoz // Friday, May 23, 2014
The Intersection for the Arts, not only an arts community center but a cultural icon of San Francisco, has just laid off most of its staff, including the program directors Kevin B. Chen, Rebeka Rodriguez and Sean San Jose, considered by many to be the heart and soul of Intersection. Their last day is May 31.