Mark Gonazles in Tokyo Video

Juxtapoz // Monday, June 27, 2011
Mark Gonzales, aka The Gonz, was captured in Tokyo, doing what he does best; skating, making art, and being someone you can watch on a video for longer than 2 minutes.

In Illustration: The Work of Brian Romero

Juxtapoz // Monday, June 27, 2011
Skateboard graphics aren't anything new to talk about— nor are they, frankly, anything to get excited about in the last few years. With most companies slapping down poorly designed logos or half-assed stoner ideas that nobody understands— it's reassuring to see well-rendered illustration and a story being told within the confines of a narrow 32-inch work area.

Mark Gonzales "Le Cercle" Book Launch in Paris

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, June 22, 2011
If you're in Paris tonight (June 22) get over La Gaité Lyrique for the book launch of photographer Benjamin Deberdt book on The Gonz, titled "Le Cercle." The 48-page book captures one of Gonzales' ride on his nine circular-board contraption, a la the Circle Board.

NeckFace Skate Deck

Graffiti // Thursday, June 16, 2011
These new Neck Face skate decks are signed, hand-numbered, and sold out.   Limited to 75 and went fast. We felt we should share what they looked like and support a reprint of higher quantity!

LIFE Magazine Goes Skateboarding

Juxtapoz // Thursday, June 16, 2011
We were just wandering through the archives of LIFE Magazine, and saw these classic skateboard photos from both NYC and the West Coast. Of course there was the classic LIFE cover from 1965 featuring girl's skate champion, Pat McGee, so LIFE has a legacy in the 1960s of covering skateboard culture.

George Peterson: Reconstructing Skateboards at Altered Space Gallery

Juxtapoz // Friday, June 03, 2011
George Peterson channels his destructive energy into the art of reconstructing skateboards. "I’ll carve with a chainsaw, ax, chisels, fire—anything," Peterson says of his scars, breaks, and burns to the wood. He opens a solo exhibition, "SICK LIFE: Shred / Grind / Carve," at Altered Space Gallery in Venice, California tonight, June 3.

ETHER (Skate All Cities - Skateboard Deck)

Graffiti // Thursday, May 05, 2011
Skate All cities and graffiti artist Ether just teamed up to released a limited edition run of skateboards.  If you are unfamiliar with Ether, the artist name rose to headlines a few years back when a two-year global investigation for painting trains came crashing down on the artist..  

Levi's Film Workshop presents "Skate Video Night" at Vista Theatre Los Angeles

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, April 27, 2011
Tonight, Wednesday April 27, at the Vista Theatre in Los Angeles, Levi's Film Workshop at MOCA will present, "Skate Video Night," with noted photographer and producer Patrick O’Dell (Epicly Later’d) presenting a special compilation of seminal skateboard videos from the 1980s to today. . .

"The Cult of Stacks" comes to SF, Portland, Vancouver, and Seattle

Juxtapoz // Monday, April 11, 2011
Michael Leon, who we featured in a great interview in our February 2011 issue, has his Stacks team out in the world, doing one-day stops for  "The Cult of Stacks" tour.  The 11-Years of Stacks event features skate photography from Eric Elms, Kevin Lyons, Geoff McFetridge, Michael Leon, Evan Hecox, as well as skating from Reese Forbes, Dani Lebron, Sebo Walker and Cameo Wilson. More after the jump . . .

Souther Salazar, Van Arno, and Haroshi at Jonthan LeVine Gallery

Juxtapoz // Monday, April 11, 2011
Jonathan LeVine Gallery in NYC is set to open 3 new solo shows this Saturday, April 16, with Haroshi in Gallery I, Souther Salazar in Gallery II, and Van Arno in the Project Room. In particular, Souther Salazar will be working on an on-site installation. More information after jump . . .

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