Watch: Light Kinetics, in the Loop

Juxtapoz // Friday, April 03, 2015
Light Kinetics is the last interactive installation of Espadaysantacruz a, Madrid based, creative studio. In this piece, light is controlled by a physics simulator creating a astonishing effect. A piezo electric sensor situated in the first bulb captures the force of the tap, generating a light particle that moves along the loop. All the shades of the energy are reflected in the trajectory of the light. The system is powered by Unity 3D that simulates de forces that apply to the virtual corpuscle.  

Vhils "Dissonance" @ Lazarides, London

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Lazarides Rathbone is pleased to announce a new multidisciplinary exhibition by Portuguese artist Alexandre Farto aka Vhils. Dissonance presents a powerful response to contemporary culture and rapid urban regeneration, featuring reoccurring figurative compositions comprised of wood, billboard, metal and Styrofoam dioramas. Go get 'em Vhils!

Kehinde Wiley on his new Exhibit at the Brooklyn Muesum

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Former Juxtapoz cover artist (January, 2010) Kehinde Wiley opened an exhibit of new paintings at The Brooklyn Museum this Feburary. Kehinde Wiley: A New Republic raise questions about race, gender, and the politics of representation by portraying contemporary African American men and women using the conventions of traditional European portraiture.

Music Video: Jamie xx "Loud Places"

Music // Friday, March 27, 2015
Jamie xx has finally announced a long-awaited solo debut album, In Colour, out on Young Turks, June 1st/2nd in the US. If you don't know, Jamie xx is the from the xx, the London-based trio that the kids like. Jamie xx's releases around In Colour have been fantastic, and this festival ready "Loud Places," (with a video directed by Simon Halsall & JB Babenhausen) is now on rotation in our office.

The Floating Flower Garden by teamLab

Juxtapoz // Friday, March 27, 2015
The Floating Flower Garden is an installation of over 2,300 living flowers taht float up and down in relation to the movement of people in the space. "When a viewer gets close to this flower-filled space, the flowers close to the viewer rise upwards all at once, creating a hemispherical space with the viewer at its center...

Watch: The Reinvention of Normal

Juxtapoz // Friday, March 27, 2015
"Go straight off the wall" said his dad and Dominic does just that. This inspiring short follows Dominic Wilcox, an artist / inventor / designer, on his quest for new ideas....Transforming the mundane and ordinary into something surprising, wondrous and strangely thought provoking.

Run The Jewels feat. Zack de la Rocha "Close Your Eyes (And Count To F**k)"

Music // Thursday, March 26, 2015
RTJ2 has been one of our favorite albums of the last year and probably has been on repeat in the Juxtapoz office quite frequently. They just released their latest video, directed by A.G. Rojas, for "Close Your Eyes (And Count To Fuck). Featuring Shea Whigham as a police officer (of Boardwalk Empire) and Keith Stanfield as a young black man (Selma), the video is as powerful as the track itself. 

New FKA twigs Video "Glass & Patron"

Music // Tuesday, March 24, 2015
FKA twigs just released a brand new song "Glass & Patron" and a self-directed music video ahead over her forthcoming new EP which is expected to be released later this year.

Marty Machado: Six Months At Sea In The Merchant Marine

Juxtapoz // Monday, March 23, 2015
In this short documentary, Martin Machado, who is featured in our April 2015 issue, tried to answer some of the common questions that he usually gets about the time he spends on ships. "The footage I took myself using fairly basic cameras that I could fit in my pocket while I was on the job as a deckhand. The story follows me on my six month journey around the world on a container ship which was on a run between New York and Singapore via the Suez Canal. 

Earl Sweatshirt's "Grief" Directed by Hiro Murai

Music // Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Earl Sweatshirt (unhappily) dropped his latest song "Grief" along with a track list for an upcoming album. The music video, which also unexpectedly appeared today, follows Kendrick Lamar's surprise release of "How to Pimp a Butterfly" yesterday. Intentional or unintentional, we don't mind, we've been craving some new music and are in hip hop heaven. 

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