Juxtapoz // Monday, July 11, 2011
Swedish artist Mikael Pauli created this building that is unlike any we have ever seen; polished and coated in a weather-resistant paint called Pärlemur, the building can ask a reflective surface. The building, the Hufenomen, can be seen at the permanent site at Galleri Örsta in Kumla, Sweden.
Juxtapoz // Monday, June 06, 2011
Many talented street artists have been appearing from Sweden lately. Here is a new wall by Simple in Gothenburg, Sweden, a gold tooth character with an oversized grill.
Street Art // Friday, May 06, 2011
Sweden based Ekta and Ollio has been busy beautifying the streets of Gothenburg recently. The duo collaborating together makes for a winning combination in our opinion. Aside from painting in the streets Ekta is also a very talented fine artist and illustrator.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, March 15, 2011
Graffiti giant, BATES, has a new solo show up at Hanna G in Malmo, Sweden. We go to BATES' blog on 120zProphet all the time because he is really good at keeping it updated. The show itself, with all new works, got a lot of good press from the Malmo press, as well. More after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Friday, February 18, 2011
At first we were confused by the name of Swedish design and art studio, Humans Since 1982. We thought, "Humans," since 1982. But we had it right the first time. We don't know much about them other than they create interesting, arresting, and visceral installation and conceptual art, applying minimal materials in the process. More videos and images after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Thursday, February 17, 2011
Denimu takes actual denim to create his artwork. If you wonder what red denim jeans are good for, look no further. Or better said, Denimu "uses shades of denim as his palette as he creates his 'paintings' to communicate how he sees the world. The British-born, Sweden-based artist creates some stunning works considering the materials. More after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, February 09, 2011
We catch up with one of our favorite artists, Gothenburg, Sweden based fine artist, illustrator, and mural artist, Ekta. To us, a great use of color and simplicity is a key, and Ekta has that command. Interview after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Sunday, January 16, 2011
Husband and wife, and French artists Supakitch and Koralie just painted at VÄRLDSKULTUR MUSEET GÖTEBORG in Sweden, and Elroy shot a really well-made video of the process. We have followed Koralie for a long time, had her featured in the magazine, and it's really nice to see her in progress, working on her signature characters. Video after the jump . ..