Street Art // Wednesday, July 03, 2013
After a painting some major walls in California, Aryz is now back in Spain where he continues to leave his impressive imagery. These two new pieces were painted in separate cities, the peacock in Sanlucar de Barrameda in the Andalucía region and the character with the hotdog women in Madrid.
Juxtapoz // Monday, June 24, 2013
Spanish photographer Sebastian Liste's project Urban Quilombo documents his time spent with families living in an abandoned chocolate factory in Salvador de Bahia, Brazil. Able to develop close relationships with the familes and find himself in unexpected circumstances, Liste captures some incredible and powerful images. The project was selected for several awards and he is currently exhibiting the photos at La Galerie de l’Institut français in France.
Graffiti // Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Possibly a comment on the behavior of graffiti writers and their habitual habits of dropping names when talking to other writers? Painted by Spain in a drainnnn.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, June 13, 2013
Spanish photographer Cristina Garcia Rodero has dedicated her time to researching and photographing both popular and traditional religious and pagan festivities in Spain and Mediterranean Europe.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Spanish-born photographer Romulo B. Sans splits his time between Barcelona, Havana, and New York. At age 17 he left Barcelona and with his parents' permission, he explored America with one of Stevie Wonder's musicians, who the artist calls "An American hippie my mother had met on a beach in Costa Brava when we were kids."
Juxtapoz // Monday, June 03, 2013
This isn't the first time we have shown the anatomy/fashion illustrations from Spanish artist Fernando Vicente before, but this is the first time we gave a look at his series "Vanitas." The series was shown at Galerie Sen in 2007-08.
Juxtapoz // Monday, May 27, 2013
SC Gallery celebrates its 5th anniversary with German-based Boris Hoppek’s solo exhibition “Don't believe a word i say!”, which will be on display through July 5, 2013. This is Hoppek’s first exhibition "in the Basque Country, and features a selection of individual works (photography, drawing, and installations). On top of this exhibition, Hoppek will make a series of interventions in the public space of Bilbao city."
Juxtapoz // Thursday, April 25, 2013
This educational center in El Chaparral, Spain by Alejandro Muñoz Miranda consists of walls and a ceiling with variable section, elements that create a sequence of compressed and decompressed spaces determined by their use.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, April 24, 2013
We've been keeping up with our January 2013 cover artist Aryz while he's in San Francisco for his Style Is The Limit exhibition at Fifty24SF. We had stopped by last week while he was setting up and cruised by again yesterday to get a few pictures of the finished exhibition. For those of you who are lucky enough to be in the bay area, the show opened on Friday, April 13th.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, April 23, 2013
In the region of Catalonia, Spain, "The Human Towers," or "Castells" in Catalan, are built during festivities and competitions, a tradition that goes back more than 200 years. David Oliete shot this series of photographs during the last Human Tower Completion where a crowded and base of hundreds of people is set up to provide "strength, balance, courage, and common sense."