FUTURA: “Futura 2012 – Expansions” Video

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, January 18, 2012
A few weeks back, we previewed NYC-based graffiti and fine artist FUTURA 2000's newest solo show, Futura 2012—Expansions, at Paris' Galerie Jerome de Noirmont. Today, we show you a new video produced in conjunction with the exhibition, a slick piece created by Guillotine.

Viet Nam The World Tour: El Mac's Statement

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, January 17, 2012
El Mac was in Vietnam a few years back to paint murals as part of the Viet Nam The World Tour, and today we just got a video of El Mac's artistic statement about the work he has been doing over the past few yeras. And, you get to see El Mac doing a live mural, which is always a treat.

Escif and Hyuro for Nuart Video

Juxtapoz // Friday, January 13, 2012
We always we knew we loved the work of Escif (the cover of the February 2011 issue) and Hyuro, but when they went with a Guy Debord quote to be the centerpiece of their installation at Nuart in Norway this past Fall, we knew we had kindered souls. Watch the video of the Spanish artists after the jump . . .

Wes Anderson "Moonrise Kingdom" Trailer

Juxtapoz // Friday, January 13, 2012
Don't pretend you are not excited just a tad. Wes Anderson is one of the leading Hollywood directors when it comes to proper art direction and set design, and his newest film, Moonrise Kingdom, is due in theatres May 2012. And yes, there seems to be a Bruce Willis x Ed Norton moment.

"Getting Up: The Tempt One Story" Trailer

Graffiti // Thursday, January 12, 2012
You may remember our piece in the magazine on Evan Roth, but Members of Free Art and Technology (FAT), OpenFrameworks, the Graffiti Research Lab, and The Ebeling Group communities teamed-up with a legendary LA graffiti writer, publisher and activist, Tempt One, diagnosed with ALS in 2003, a disease which has left him almost completely physically paralyzed except for his eyes. Thus, the Eyewriter was created. This is Tempt's story.

Les Chiens Isolés by CRCR

Juxtapoz // Thursday, January 12, 2012
We try and catch a few animations during the week to keep up with who is making great work, and we just saw this short by ellusive French duo CRCR called, Les Chiens Isolés (Lonely Dogs). It is beautifully rendered, well-paced, well-sounddtracked, following two friends as they work on an isolated oil rig.

The LEGO Stop-Motion Marriage Proposal

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, January 11, 2012
You know it, we know it, everyone knows it; we love LEGO art. Atlanta-based filmmaker Walt Thompson just created this incredible and time-consuming stop motion of a marriage proposal. The best part?It documents the proposal and courtship of his girlfriend Nealey Dozier.

Classic Hits—New York's Pioneering Subway Graffiti Writers Trailer

Graffiti // Wednesday, January 11, 2012
Classic Hits —New York's Pioneering Subway Graffiti Writers, is a book by Alan Fleisher and Paul Iovino, with Introduction by Phase 2. A nice trailer after the jump . . .

Music Video: Jay Howell and Jim Dirschberger for Trash Talk

Music // Tuesday, January 10, 2012
We saw Trash Talk play a few weeks back at sister publication, Thrasher's Skater of the Year party. It was loud. In a healthy, bleeding ears sort of way. Juxtapoz friend Jay Howell and Jim Dirschberger just animated, art directed, and illustrated this music video for said Trash Talk band the track, "Slander." Enjoy after the jump . . .

YELLE - Comme Un Enfant

Erotica // Thursday, January 05, 2012
A pink and fleshy new music video from the French group and singer Yelle. Under Jeremie Saindon & Louisa Schabas’s direction from the future pop album Safari Disco Club