Juxtapoz // Friday, October 21, 2011
Constructed of 10,000 pairs of flip-flops, 45 feet long, and titled “The Fat Monkey.” Dutch artist, Florentijn Hofman with the help of local art students was commissioned to build this giant monkey in a park in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, October 15, 2011
The Brazilian twins or the hardest working twins, Os Gemeos posted some preview photos from their show opening later this month at Museu Vale. This solo exhibition will feature entirely new work and the artists will occupy the museum for the entire month of October. Show opens October 28th in Vila Velha, Brazil.
Juxtapoz // Friday, September 23, 2011
Swoon is currently working on a new project in Sao Paulo for De Dentro e De Fora called The Encampment Ersili, where Swoon has created a temporary city amongst the festival that has invited 8 international artists to create site-specific work in the city. De Dento e De Fora, "Inside Out Outside In," takes place at Modern Art Museum of São Paulo.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, September 17, 2011
Joao Ruas, a native of Sao Paolo, Brazil, was left alone at an early age with crayons and papers for a few hours every day. He has since developed a skillfully evocative style, in addition to unusual feral behavior which has only got worse through the years.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, September 10, 2011
We have known about Brazilian artist Wagner Willian for many years now, as his dark, and at times sexually-suggestive pop-surreal works have there way into international galleries. For over a decade, Willian has created a wonderfully provocative body of work.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, August 17, 2011
This is what happens when the Editor-in-Chief of Juxtapoz Magazine travels to Sao Paulo and gets a night out with William and Herbert Baglione, Critter Fleming, and a Rolling Stone press pass. Yes, Rolling Stone. And it looked like a good night. So it goes . . .
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, July 20, 2011
Before we heading to this photo shoot, we stopped by Herbert Baglione's studio in Sao Paulo, Brazil to see what he has been working on. His brother, William Baglione was there, as was another talented artist, Flip.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, July 05, 2011
Juxtapoz would love to thank everyone on Facebook for making suggestions on what actvities we should get involved in while in Sao Paulo, Brazil last week. We went for this option: a helicopter ride above the city with fine artist and former Juxtapoz cover artist, Herbert Baglione.
Juxtapoz // Sunday, January 16, 2011
Sao Paulo, Brazil-based Carla Barth is a fine artist, illustrator, and sculptor, and someone we learned about recently doing research on illustration. We think her work both has a broad appeal as well as interesting intricacies that made us get in contact with her. Check out the portfolio after the jump . . .