Swoon at Work

Juxtapoz // Friday, December 18, 2009
Swoon (Juxtapoz #73) is one of the most widely respected American female contemporary artists working today. With an eye for the unconventional, she is constantly pushing boundaries.

Welcome to December: Juxtapoz Barnstormers Issue

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, November 17, 2009
We’ve been hyped on this issue for months around the Jux offices: our December 2009 edition. To celebrate the year’s closing, and our 15th year in existence, we dedicated an entire issue to one of the most groundbreaking and influential collective movements of our existence: The Barnstormers.

Get Bidding at Charity Buzz

Juxtapoz // Sunday, November 01, 2009
Just to make it all crystal clear, we're reminding you once again that our big 15th Anniversary Art Auction is being held online at CharityBuzz.com in two waves. Why? Because we got so much stunning artwork, we thought it would be better to break it up so you all had less artwork to cull through. This Dave Ellis piece (who will be in our upcoming December 2009 issue) is part of the first wave, and already has multiple bids.

Swoon Video: Ashore and Afloat

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, October 20, 2009
Swoon (Juxtapoz cover #73). Oh, you've seen her: from New York's P.S. 1 and Deitch Projects to Hui No'eau on Maui and Berlin's gritty street corners. Notorious for constructing a giant floating raft and sailing it down river (twice!), she is neither a pirate nor a street artist.

Down the Ganges with Swimming Cities

Juxtapoz // Sunday, September 27, 2009
New York based art group Swimming Cities collective (including the likes of Jux favorites like Swoon, Monical Canilao, and more) will embark on a new voyage through India in mid March 2010 on the Ganges River. “Our team of artists, mechanics, and performers will collaborate with South Asian artists, musicians, and tradesmen to create a fleet of sculptural river craft.”

Swoon Sets up for Nuart Festival in Norway

Juxtapoz // Thursday, September 10, 2009
Nuart is in full swing, with favorites like Swoon (pictured above), David Choe, Judith Supine, and more to leave their mark in Norway. Grab behind the scenes pictures of Swoon setting up.

Juxtapoz 15th Anniversary Art Auction: Monica Canilao

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, September 02, 2009
Bay Area-based artist Monica Canilao (Juxtapoz #93) graciously donated a stunning acrylic and burned wood piece for the Juxtapoz 15th Anniversary Art Auction, “The Big Payback”. Learn more about this organically inspired creator by reading a recent conversation with friend and fellow artist, Swoon.

New Swimming Cities Project: Down the Ganges

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, September 01, 2009
The Swimming Cities collective (including the likes of Jux favorites Swoon, Monical Canilao, and more) is planning a new project for mid March 2010 on the Ganges River in India to coincide with the Kumbh Mela festival, the largest human gathering on the planet.

Juxtapoz 15th Anniversary Art Auction: Joey Garfield

Juxtapoz // Thursday, August 27, 2009
Our next stellar contributing artist featured in the Juxtapoz 15th Anniversary Art Auction is Joey Garfield. Photographer, documentarian, music video director, writer, artist; Joey seems to have done it all. And continues to do so with style.

Juxtapoz 15th Anniversary Art Auction: Swoon

Juxtapoz // Monday, August 24, 2009
Things have been very busy around the Juxtapoz offices, largely in part due to our upcoming 15th Anniversary Art Auction. A benefit presented by Upper Playground in collaboration with Power House Project of Detroit, the art auction will help raise funds to purchase and renovate foreclosed and abandoned homes in the Detroit area.