Noel Camardo is watching American culture closely, analyzing and documenting its bizarre behavior with a sharp eye and his camera. Whether it’s our strange fascination with staring at phones in public while being unaware of our surrounding to income inequality or our government’s food regulation, Camardo’s photographs reveal the cracks and underlying issues in our infrastructre and society.
Wisconsin-based photographer Jason Vaughn’s first major series hide is a typological study using Wisconsin hunting stands a reflection on legacies and family. In 2011, while working on hide, Vaughn was diagnosed with Leukemia at age 3 and after a yearlong hiatus; he completed the series in 2014.
Freight legend King157 recently painted a little something for the We Got Issues show in Oakland, California and Bazooka Films 77 was there to capture him laying down this piece.
Croatia-based photographer Nenad Saljic made the decision to dedicate all his focus and time to his photographic endeavors. Trained as a mountaineer and caver in his youth, Saljic is inspired by his love of nature’s most ancient textures, forms and shapes.
Throckmorton Fine Art opened a major show of photographic art, “Mirror Mirror….Frida Kahlo Photographs” featuring more than thirty rare and vintage photographs of the Mexican artist by twenty of the most legendary photographers of the 20th century, from May 21 to September 12, 2015. The Throckmorton show is being staged to coincide with a comprehensive series of events at the New York Botanical Garden, also beginning in May, that includes a show of Frida Kahlo (1907-1954) paintings and works on paper, curated by art historian Adriana Zavala, that highlights Kahlo’s intense interest in the natural world and botanicals.
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With a pop art aesthetic, Julia Wachtel makes her works contemporary through her engagement with current topics, ranging from Kim, Kanye, and Miley to ISIS, Hillary Clinton, and Kim Jong-un.
Juxtapoz favorite Jeremy Fish and Element skateboards have a long history of collaborating on board graphics featuring whimsical characters. The latest collection expands their menagerie. Titled Zipper, the series combines each Element Pro Team rider’s spirit animal with Jeremy’s iconic designs
Sculptor, painter, and video artist Math Bass’s first museum solo show, “Off the Clock,” is now on view at MoMA PS1.
Pioneering Swiss-born video artist Pipilotti Rist returned to her musical roots earlier this month with the premiere of a new video at the inaugural edition of the SOLUNA music and arts festival in Dallas, Texas.