Juxtapoz // Monday, December 13, 2010
This Saturday was the opening reception for Wreck The Walls, a group exhibit at Subliminal Projects. Photos and more after the jump…
Juxtapoz // Monday, December 13, 2010
Patrick Martinez just sent us opening photos, shot by Brandon Shigeta, of the important "Dreams Deferred" show at the Chinese American Museum in Los Angeles. We wrote about the show earlier this month, mentioning it showcased, "artists exploring the tensions, repercussions, hopes, and dreams of immigrant communities in the face of new immigration legislation, through a broad spectrum of art including street art, graffiti art, sculptures, painting and multimedia installations." More after the jump . . .
Street Art // Sunday, December 12, 2010
Anyone who made it to Shepard Fairey's May Day show, the final at Deitch Projects, remembers how striking the work looked against the gigantic white walls. Shepard's reinterpretation of the American flag were our favorite pieces from the show, one of them a cover of Gingko Press' new book, MAYDAY: The Art of Shepard Fairey, chronicling that very last show in May of 2010 at Deitch Projects. Book cover and spreads after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Thursday, December 09, 2010
Today and tomorrow (December 9th & 10th) is the last stop for Sanrio’s Small Gift Mobile Pop-Up Tour, with the stop being in the worlds' headquarters of New York City. The mobile pop-up shop is filled with limited-edition 50th Anniversary Merchandise, and if we remember from when we were young lads and ladesses, anything Sanrio was Holiday heaven. More after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Monday, December 06, 2010
The Chinese American Museum and El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historical Monument have teamed together to present Dreams Deferred : Artists Respond to Immigration Reform opening this Thursday night, December 9th, in Los Angeles with a special opening reception. Artist in Dreams Deferred include Shepard Fairey, Kofie, Slick, Patrick Martinez, Eriberto Oriol, Swank, SharkToof, Eyeone, Ernesto Yerena, and others. Images after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Saturday, December 04, 2010
Stolenspace in association with Penguin Books bring "Never Judge...?" to London. Participating artists were asked to customize a book cover of a novel of their choice, with the traditional format and size of a Penguin book 198mm (h) x 129mm (w). Featured artists: Alex Fakso, Alexander Korzer Robinson, Alexone, Alex Trochut, All City Media, Anders Nilsen, Andrew Council, Angela Lizon, Anthony Burril, Anthony Lister, Arth Daniels, Blek Le Rat, Brad Downey, Brian Cairns, Buff Monster, C215, Chris Levine, Chris Stain, Chistopher Silas Neal, CRASH, CUM, Cyclops, DEM, D*FACE, David Bray, David Gentleman, Dave Kinsey, David Walker, Dominique Holmes, Eelus, EINE, Elsa Mora, EMA, Evan Hecox, Faris Badwan, Filthy Luker, Gabriel Dubois, Gary Taxali, Gerald Laing, Graham Dolphin, gray318, Hanna Melin, Hellovon, Ian Stevenson, James Alexander Burbidge, Jaybo, Jeff Antebi, Jeff Fisher, Jeff Soto, Jim Houser, Jonathan Darby, Jon Burgerman, John Pound, John Slade, Julie Verhoeven, Hanna Melin, Kai & Sunny, Kate Gibb, Kathryn Macnaughton, Kid Acne, Kristian Hammerstad, KRSN, Mark Dean Veca, Mark Herald, Marta Cerda, Matt Eco, Matt Small, Methane Studios, Michael De Feo, Mike Stilkey, Miss Van, Mr Jago, Mysterious Al, Mudwig, Parra, Pete Fowler, Rico, Ripo, ROA, Ronzo, Roxanne Jackson, Rul/Vomitorium, Russell Maurice, Russ Mills, Ryan Bubnis, Sam Flores, SAN, Shepard Fairey, Sickboy, Skull Phone, Steff Plaetz, Sylvia Ji, Tara McPherson, The London Police, Tim Bessell, Tom J Newell, Toshikazu Nozaka, Tristan Eaton, Usugrow, Viktor Vauthier, Vinnie Nylon, Will Barras, WK Interact, Word To Mother, Zosen . . . See more pics from the opening by ButterflyNever Judge . . . ?A Group Exhibition In Association with Penguin BooksDecember 3—December 23, 2010Stolenspace Gallery
Juxtapoz // Thursday, December 02, 2010
Small Gift, Sanrio's touring 50th Anniversary showcase, opens the Art Basel Miami portion tonight. Anothony Lister, POSE, CRASH, Shepard Fairey, Mark Mothersbaugh, Gary Panter, Seonna Hong, Niagara, Jason Alper, Adam Wallacavage, and Richard Colman, amongst others, all have work in the show. More images after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, November 30, 2010
The open-air park of Wynwood Walls is again a centerpiece location of our Juxta-world at Art Basel, building its permanent collection during Art Basel 2010, including new murals by Ryan McGinness, Shepard Fairey as well as Jonathan LeVine Gallery presenting Urban Alchemists, a group exhibition of works by 10 artists different artists we wrote about earlier this week. More images after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Friday, November 26, 2010
Had we not followed the old saying "Never judge a book by the cover," we would never had read Jonathan Franzen's fantastic new book, Freedom. There is a reason why the saying exists. Stolenspace Gallery has teamed up with Penguin Books for Never Judge . . . ?, a group exhibition featuring modern takes by artists of classic books in the Penguin archives. Pictures after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Thursday, November 25, 2010
Sanrio Inc. continues their 50th Anniversary celebration by taking the birthday down to Art Basel-Miami 2010. We were on the ground for Small Gift Los Angeles, and covered the 50th Anniversary in an exclusive story in this month's issue of Juxtapoz, and from the looks of the work after the jump, this portion is going to be better yet . . .