Juxtapoz // Thursday, July 23, 2015
Now through July 29, our annual Surf Craft benefit auction, featuring 15 original surfboards painted on and designed by contemporary artists, is live on Paddle8. This year, we invited artists Chris Johanson, Dan Witz, Swoon, Logan Hicks, Grotesk, Mary Iverson, Brett Amory, Alicia McCarthy, WEST, Zio Ziegler, Kevin E. Taylor, David Arquette, Daryll Peirce, Beau Stanton and Ty WIlliams to contribute original work on surfboards. The online auction on Paddle8 is running now through July 29, 2015.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, July 16, 2015
Surf Craft is now live and ready for bids! From now until July 29, 15 hand-painted surfboards will be available for auction at Paddle8, with all proceeds going to Waves For Water and their ongoing project to bring clean drinking water to places in need around the world. Bid on Swoon, Chris Johansom, Alicia McCarthy, Mary Iverson, Grotesk, West Rubinstein, Logan Hicks, Dan Witz, Beau Stanton, David Arquette, Zio Ziegler, Kevin Earl Taylor, Daryll Peirce, Ty Williams, and Brett Amory (Brett;s board will be available to bid on Friday).
Juxtapoz // Thursday, June 11, 2015
Our friends at Artnet have just opened bidding on a new 'Skate and Surf" auction this week, featuring a bunch of the very best collaborations in recent memory of blue chip artists and skate culture. From Takashi Murakami, Christopher Wool, Baasquiat, to Ryan McGinness, Dalek, and Shepard Fairey, there are a lot of classic to be had.
Fashion // Friday, June 05, 2015
Our friends at Volcom are getting set to release a new surf video that we got a teaser for this morning. Mostly, this just makes us wish we can get out of the office and head to a beach summer and do some of what you see here. Oh wait, its Friday, we may already be doing it and you don't know?
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, January 06, 2015
Our friends at Artnet just kicked off their Skate and Surf Auction, featuring an array of skate decks and surfboards with the art of some of the heavies of the current moment; Damien Hirst, Takashi Murakami. Barry McGee, Shepard Fairey, George Condo, to name a few. Actually, if you are like me, or any of us at the Juxtapoz office, this is your chance to score on some of the older limited edition Supreme artist collab decks they have done over the years, Condo and Hirst mainly...
Juxtapoz // Thursday, November 06, 2014
Students in LCAD’s Design + Digital Media Action Sport BFA program created a full line of apparel for Thalia Surf shop. The collaboration paired the students with the owners of Thalia for an awesome outcome which you can see at TONIGHT’s Laguna Beach First Thursdays Art Walk. On Thursday, Nov 6th from 6-9pm, Thalia Surf Shop invites all to come by and to view the newly installed Thalia + LCAD window display and to celebrate a successful first season for collaboration clothing line.
Juxtapoz // Monday, September 22, 2014
Serena Mitnik-Miller has a new body of work up at Park Life Gallery in SF's Mission District. The work, entitled SWIRL, features a series of watercolor on paper with abstract, free-flowing patterns and fluid shapes. After seeing her work at Mollusk and Joshua Liner in recent years, this is another great body of work that you should check.
Photography // Thursday, May 29, 2014
Mollusk Surf Shop is proud to present a solo exhibition by California-based photographer, Jeff Divine.The exhibit will showcase a series of rarely seen images, selected from a vast archive spanning 45 years of surfing history and is co-curated by the artists, longtime designer/maker partner, Tom Adler. Alongside the photographic works, Divine will present a slideshow-style talk offering detailed insight into some of his most iconic images documenting the rise of professional surfing in the late 1970s to early 80s.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, May 28, 2014
We don't know where you live, but here in the Northern portions of California, it feels a lot like summer at the moment. That has put us in a certain mood where watching the Mollusk Surf Shop produced short film, "Knost Split" by Jack Coleman just seems like a good way to relax and feel the lazy summer days ahead.
Photography // Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Nepenthes in NYC, home to the fantastic clothing line Engineered Garments among other EG satellite brands, also curates a nice series of pop-up shops and art shows in their Hell's Kitchen flagship. This Thursday, May 29, the Nepenthes shop will be hosting a surf photo show by Masahiro Noguchi coinciding with a pop-up shop of Mar Vista's Yellow Rat.