Juxtapoz // Tuesday, October 07, 2014
This last weekend Spoke Art in San Francisco opened the debut solo show of Maryland-based print artist Joshua Budich. Entitled "Otaku Obscura" the exhibit is a colossal tribute to the some of the greatest Japanese animated films of all time. Working within the constraints of six notable titles: Akira, My Neighbor Totoro, Neon Genesis Evangelion, Ghost in the Shell, Princess Mononoke, and Cowboy Bebop...
Juxtapoz // Friday, August 01, 2014
This Saturday, August 2nd, Spoke Art will present the latest solo show by Bay Area artist Matt Ritchie aka Matt136. Titled “Confero” the show is a collection of small hand cut wood pieces individually painted and assembled to create larger inclusive combinations. Matt’s new body of work pays homage to a plethora of cultural interests and subjects from the artist’s past.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, May 29, 2014
This Saturday, May 31st, Spoke Art will present Femme Fatale, the debut solo from Australian based screen-print artist Rhys Cooper. With a brand new body of work, Rhys embarks on a portrait series of influential women from the world of popular culture. His ‘femme fatales’ come from all over, from childhood stories to comic books, these women are iconic in one prolific way or another...
Juxtapoz // Saturday, April 05, 2014
Spoke Art is pleased to present GOLD, a solo show of new paintings by San Francisco based artist Serge Gay Jr. Following his successful solo exhibition last year at Spoke Art, Serge braves a new series of work that explores the symbolic exchange of two very different mediums, art and music...
Juxtapoz // Thursday, March 13, 2014
Die hard fan of David Lynch? Go check out the show, In Dreams at Spoke Art Gallery in San Francisco from March 8th-29h, 2014. All artwork is created by a variety of artists as tribute to Lynch’s legacy. Take an exotic ride through his films as each piece takes a different approach displaying your favorite characters and tropes, some, transformed to be more eccentric than Lynch intended.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, January 08, 2014
Spoke Art is pleased to present the Third Annual Supersonic Invitational, a group show dedicated to highlighting emerging as well as established artists in the New Contemporary art movement. Zach Tutor, curator of Supersonic Electronic, has invited 41 artists, including Juxtapoz favorites Brett Amory, Alex Pardee, Jen Mann, Aaron Nagel, Conrad Roset, and more.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, October 16, 2013
This past weekend, our friends at Thinkspace Gallery were one the many galleries setting up shop at Beyond Eden,a multi-gallery event celebrating the New Contemporary Art Movement in Los Angeles put together by Andrew Hosner (co-owner / curator at Thinkspace). Not only that, but one of Juxtapoz' founders, Greg Escalante, was honored as an art community figure who helps push the genre forward. Nice one, Greg!
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, July 31, 2013
Spoke Art gallery in San Francisco is pleased to present “The Pinks” a new exhibition of original paintings by Florida, USA-based artist Scott Scheidly. “The Pinks” explores the cultural and social implications of color and how the predefined notions that accompany these perceptions can alter one’s identity and subsequent world view. By incorporating either hyper-masculinized or historically infamous figures, Scheidly further drives the point home, making a mockery of his subjects though biting socio/sexual satire.
Juxtapoz // Monday, July 15, 2013
Now on view at Spoke Art gallery in San Francisco is Ron Ulicny's "Paintures" a solo exhibition of three dimensional works, which as the title of show suggests, can either be interpreted as paintings made from sculptures, or sculptures that are also paintings.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, June 05, 2013
Spoke Art is proud to present "The Black Robe" a three person exhibition featuring Barron Storey, M Ian Dringenberg and Keita Morimoto, curated by Eidolon Fine Arts. "The Black Robe" brings together three generations of notable artists and their interpretations of legendary Japanese Tanka poet Ono No Komachi.