Juxtapoz // Monday, May 20, 2013
All month long, in conjunction with our Beastie Boys special issue, we have been asking some of our friends about their favorite BB's memories. The other day we talked to Jeremy Fish, and today, we spoke with Amsterdam-based Parra about his experience growing up with the Beasties. As we expected, there is skateboarding involved...
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, May 08, 2013
This past weekend we stopped by HVW8 Art for the private reception for “15 Years Of Gonz and Adidas,” a photo exhibition celebrating Mark Gonzales’ 15 years with the adidas Skateboarding family. As you may know, the man they lovingly call the "Gonz" has been a good friend of the Juxtapoz, Thrasher, and High Speed family for years, and we are so happy to see this show come to fruition. Photos and more after the jump…
Juxtapoz // Monday, April 22, 2013
Friend of Juxtapoz magazine, and former cover artist from September 2011, Neck Face, has just created a capsule collection with Nike SB that features a snapback hat, Blazer series, t-shirts, and backpack. With Neck Face having obvious ties in the skate world, its nice to see a simple logo treatment and some of the cleanest Blazers you will ever get. Look for the collection now...
Juxtapoz // Monday, April 08, 2013
Last Thursday Patrick O’Dell’s photo exhibit “Skateboard High School” opened at Known Gallery in Los Angeles. On hand to check out the show were skateboarders, actors, models and scenesters. People were playing it cool, until they heard that every print, framed or unframed, was available to purchase for only fifty bucks, at which point the cool became crazed.
Juxtapoz // Friday, February 08, 2013
American fashion designer Marc Jacobs is taking his world-famous brand into the skate world with the debut of this limited edition deck. The deck features a seven-ply Canadian maple construction and retails at $69. Watch the introductory video below featuring 15-year-old skater Tristen Maldonado.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, January 31, 2013
Our friend Parra, former cover artist and getting set for an exhibition in NYC at Jonathan LeVine in the coming month, just released a t-shirt with our brothers at Thrasher Magazine today. Nothing says a good time like having a skateboard in the ... wait a second...
Juxtapoz // Friday, January 25, 2013
On Saturday, January 26 at Atlas Skate Shop in San Mateo, Stussy and Heel Bruise will present the photography exhibit, Under The Radar. The photo exhibit features photography from our very own Joe Brook, and Patrick Beaudouin, Tony Manfre, Isaac McKay-Randozzi, Remio, Travis Jensen, Keith Hufnagel and Robbie Jeffers. The Under the Radar exhibit was created in 2011 as a way to showcase photographic talents from the worlds of skateboarding and street culture.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, January 23, 2013
This show is loaded. Ivory & Black Soho in association with Vans Syndicate proudly present What are you doing after this?, a group exhibition featuring some of the most exciting young artists currently living and working in New York and Los Angeles, working across a wide range of disciplines including photography, video, sculpture, painting and mixed media.
Graffiti // Sunday, January 13, 2013
If you grew up in Los Angeles you are likely familiar with the work of Skate One R.I.P. 1969-1993. He was a legendary and influential writer from the CBS crew. This was a very memorable dedication piece painted by Posh in the 90’s on Melrose.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, January 10, 2013
As you may have already known, Haroshi has made an impression on the art world in recent years for his recycled skateboard sculptures. The Japanese artist is set to open a new solo show, Virtual Reality, at Jonathan LeVine Gallery in NYC on Saturday, January 12. The repetition of skating, the craft of perfecting the right trick, comes out in the methodical arrangement of the plywood decks into recognizable characters and shapes.