Juxtapoz // Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Joyce Pensato, who was featured in our October 2014 issue, will be opening a new exhibition "Castaway" at Petzel Gallery in NY this Thursday, February 19th. For this exhibition, Pensato will present a new series of paintings and drawings, as well as premiere digital c-prints of her studio taken by the artist and predominantly comprised of collages on her studio walls.
Street Art // Wednesday, February 18, 2015
In December 2014, as part of the st+art Mumbai festival, Bombay based artist Ranjit Dahiya (Bollywood Art Project) painted a tribute to the father of Indian cinema - Dadasaheb Phalke along with artists Yantr, Munir Bukhari and Nilesh Kharade. At 120 x 150 foot, it is the largest mural in the country.
Photography // Tuesday, February 17, 2015
In part of the ongoing Pratt Photography Lectures series, photographer Jackie Nickerson will be speaking this Wednesday, February 16, 2014 and is open free to the public. Nickerson’s work has explored political and cultural subjects from the Catholic Church to global food production.
Photography // Monday, February 16, 2015
Hozier’s song "Take Me to Church" featuring the renowned British Royal Ballet dancer, Sergei Polunin. A principal dancer with The Stanislavsky Music Theatre, The Novosibirsk State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre in Russia, the 25-year old Polunin is incredibly gifted and captivating to watch. The dancer appears to defy gravity at times as he leaps and spins in what looks to be an abandoned church with natural light radiating in.
Graffiti // Sunday, February 15, 2015
Amuse126 brings some heat to the frigid Chicago winter dropping multiple pieces in the abandoned Wrigley Gum Factory.
Graffiti // Sunday, February 08, 2015
Legendary graffiti writer Taki183 recently did an interview with New Greek TV about how he got started writing graffiti... and how he'd like to be remembered.
Graffiti // Saturday, February 07, 2015
Hufer drops a huge piece on a wall in Los Angeles to coincide with his art show titled Obsessed. If you're in the LA area be sure to check it out tonight, 2/7/15 from 8pm-11pm, at 501 S Ave 17.
Music // Friday, February 06, 2015
We wanted to start the day off on the darkness mood possible, and elegant dark if you will. So, if you don't mind, watch this nearly erotic, definitely raw, video by Pedro Maia for Vessel's track, "Drowned in Water and Light."
Music // Thursday, February 05, 2015
Some people are scared of clowns. Some people don't like to see sad clowns. And we are sure some people will be on the flipside and like to see Courtney Barnett dressed up like a clown for the track "Pedestrian At Best" that will be on her forthcoming LP, Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit is out March 24 via Mom + Pop. For any song that begins with the lyrics, "I love you I hate you," we approve.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, February 05, 2015
Bill Plympton needs no introduction. He has directed ten feature films, seven of them animated, and has received two Oscar nominations for his short films Your Face and Guard Dog. Plympton went first to his audience on Kickstarter to bring to life his latest animated project, Cheatin’, which opened in Los Angeles in August.