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."
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, April 17, 2013
We stopped by FIFTY24SF Gallery in San Francisco yesterday to say hello to January 2013 cover artist ARYZ and snap a few more teaser shots for you as he prepares for his new solo show, Style Is The Limit, opening this Friday, April 19th.
Street Art // Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Polish artist, M-City, is currently in Valencia, Spain where he painted this new architectural themed piece in a pleasantly minimal red, black, and white.
Juxtapoz // Monday, April 01, 2013
This morning we take a look at the work of Spanish painter and sculptor Samuel Salcedo. Samuel has a degree in Fine Arts from the University of Barcelona and has exhibited at varius venus througout Spain. Speaking about his process the artist says, 'I invent during the process, so I don’t know what will happen at the end of the sculpture. I don’t always remember what I have done. Every time I stop, it’s something new.'