Juxtapoz // Tuesday, November 04, 2014
A highly successful fashion photographer and featured in our November 2014 Picture Book, Sassen asserts that she is unconcerned with clothes and more interested in creating imaginative images. And this is why her personal photography has been exhibited and collected at museum level. She is having her first UK show, Viviane Sassen: Analemma: Fashion Photography 1992–2012, at The Photographers’ Gallery and it will run until January 18, 2015.
Juxtapoz // Monday, April 14, 2014
Wales based artist Ed Fairburn will be having his first show in North America at the Mike Wright Gallery in Denver where he’ll be showing his new work of unique large scale portraits. The opening public reception will be Friday April 25th, 6-9pm.
Illustration // Saturday, October 05, 2013
James Murphy likes art. He also has a deep rooted appreciation for boobs, tattoos, and drippy, oozy candy coated cartoon-like daydreams, all bouncing, playing, barfing, skipping, smiling and holding hands in unison all the way to the other side of the strawberry scented rainbow. The sun must be shining extra scratch and sniff on those nude, pistachio pin-ups over there in the UK these days.
Illustration // Wednesday, September 26, 2012
The talents of young artist and illustrator Nick Blazey can be seen in his varied ink and watercolor work, depicting creepy mythical beasts and realistic nature studies. As a working creative, Nick displays the process of his work, from pencil sketches to finished pieces, showing occasionally in the UK.
Tattoo // Friday, July 27, 2012
Ben Tupper is a tattoo artist specializing in traditional pieces who likes 'simple, tried and tested designs you know.' He works at One Shot Charlie's tattoo in Birmingham, UK.
Tattoo // Sunday, June 24, 2012
Tattooing, a thriving industry that is not understood by much of society, is a part of a forever growing movement that has evolved from centuries of styles and progression. In modern times the conflict and discussion about the boundaries between art and tattooing has become smaller and smaller with many believing it should be classified as a true art form.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, July 05, 2011
We were shown Alessandro Botto's works this weekend, and we thought for sure they must be digital compositions. It turns out, all the works are acrylic, which is quite impressive given the final product that the UK-based, Peru-born Botto creates.
Graffiti // Wednesday, June 08, 2011
I have been wearing Stussy since I was a kid and still do to this day. The brand has survived for 30 years and remains strong in heavily diluted street wear world. Stussy Uk Tribe got together, painted a giant wall and rocked the largest Stussy brand logo to date.
Illustration // Tuesday, May 10, 2011
What do you get when you cross a cyclops with an againg Bart Simpson, an episoode of South Park, a case of beer, some 2 Pac, a skateboard, pizza and weed!?! The genius creations of UK based illustrator Sam Taylor. Be still my heart...
Erotica // Tuesday, May 03, 2011
Filthy femmes, perverse pics and the talent of UK based artist Ben Newman. Slightly gothic, fully erotic with a subliminal fixation on fantasy and putting the female in compromising situations, Newman and his fictionally consensual works may be giving him heat in the workplace- but in his world the women are the ones doing the instigating.