Ryan Bock’s solo exhibit I’m Afraid of Americans recently opened at Ground Effect Gallery in Paris. We previewed the show a few months ago, but now that the show is opened and the extensive install has been completed, there’s a whole new element to it that warrants a second look.
Beverly Fishman recently unveiled this 170 foot x 60 foot mural in downtown Detroit. The mural adorns the side of the Detroit City Club Apartments, and was commissioned by their owner Jonathan Holtzman in association with the Library Street Collective
Palomo Spain has unveiled their FW 18 campaign, showcasing clothing from their collection titled “The Hunting.” “We knew from the beginning that The Hunting needed to be related with an animalistic sense,” photographer Kito Muñoz said to Dazed . “We first removed the obvious reference to nature and thought of ‘animal acting’ as a storyline for our Palomo boys.” The famously androgynous brand has shot to international success in just three seasons, in large part from Beyoncé wearing the designer for her now-famous newborn twins photo shoot. Alejandro Gómez Palomo has become known for his sexual, genderfluid vision of forward-thinking elegant fashion.
Jacob Messex, a prolific photographer and our pal from the 2017 Juxtapoz Clubhouse, recently launched a new clothing brand called Million Dollar Doomsday. This new project is focused around skateboarders and Angelenos, and serves as not only a skate clothing brand but also, more generally, a platform for Messex and his posse to express their creative sides and have some fun
Rollacoaster Magazine Fashion Stylist : Morgan Pinney Photographer: Justin Campbell Heidi: What type of direction did you get from the magazine?
Fashion Disciples: Black London-based filmmaker Isaac Lock shot and stars in this made-up anxiety comedy that peers beneath the surface of a fashion shoot gone awry. Commissioned to sell a new beauty product for devotees of black—people who wear nothing except this darkest shade—Lock struggles to interpret the client’s brief, leading to a clash of bold colours and bolder personalities, where increasingly fantastical style references—from ecclesiastical drag to leather daddies—muddy the creative waters. Speaking about his drily dark satire on the beauty industry, Lock explains: “The shoot is meant to be straightforward: that the idea of ‘natural beauty’ is limited and problematic.
Is there anything Beyoncé can’t do? From building a music empire to creating a platform for racial justice, she’s proven she can do just about anything.
Leaving an umbrella in a taxi? Forgivable
This highly anticipated film has been on the works since 2010, with a maligned production that has seen creative clashes, casting revamps and the firing of its original director. The …
In a cut-for-time SNL sketch from this past weekend, Nicki Minaj joins Tina Fey, Aidy Bryant, and Kate McKinnon to rap a verse on their parody Haim-style song. “Friendship Song” sees the three comedy queens as singing sisters, crooning about the familial bonds that tie best friends together. Nicki joins in to rap about supporting her friends unconditionally, and it’s amazing
Young English artist Oli Epp, who we’re featuring in the upcoming Summer 2018 issue of Juxtapoz, is currently having a solo show with Semiose Gallery in Paris, presenting his most recent series of Post-digital Pop paintings. Titled Epiphanies, the exhibition includes images that depict banal and globally recognized moments, which are the artist’s reflections on human interaction in the post-digital age.
Lila Lee Who printed it? I was actually visiting my sister who currently lives in China, & found a local shop that did it out there
Despite well-documented career ups and downs, John Travolta is indisputably considered to be one of the most iconic actors of his time, gracing the silver screen over the last five decades with performances that have defined a generation. From disco king, to postmodern gangster to kitschy Baltimore housewife in 2007’s Hairspray , his most memorable characters have distinct pride of place in the great celluloid pantheon.
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Dutch pilot Christiaan van Heijst is taking weather photography to new heights – literally. Just like us, the senior first officer and cargo pilot loves taking photos of scenes from … Read more The post Pilot captures the terrifying beauty of the thunderstorms he encounters appeared first on Lost At E Minor: For creative people
Usually when we sit down with Shepard Fairey for a conversation, it is on the occasion of a new body of work or massive museum show, as we did in our cover story with the Los Angeles artist for Juxtapoz issue n200. But this week, we sat down with the artist to discuss his newest collaboration with Hublot watches, which will see the release of two colorways of the Big Bang Meca-10 Watch featuring design work by Fairey.
Colin Lyon and Wes Bechtler are exhibiting a show of paintings at Chinatown Soup in New York City. VAXO 002 is part of a 3-year collaborative project, this show marks a development in their series and will prove to be an exciting event for those that can make it out.
It’s safe to say that back in 2011, be it Spain, Brazil or the US, the world was a much different place. Whether we are talking about political climate or even the microcosm of traditional street art, the world has accelerated into a digital blur. During that year, Juxtapoz was presented with the opportunity to interview Spanish street art icon Escif for the February cover story.
A look here, port de bras there, the timing is off as they prepare to jeté in unison, they need to start again, just a few beats back. David Hallberg, 36, and Natalia Osipova, 32, are in the studio running the famous bench scene in Giselle over and over with ballet mistress Irina Kolpakova—their only rehearsal before dancing lead roles in the American Ballet Theatre production, which they’re dancing together tonight only. The exhaustion is palpable as they pause between reps, breathless and sweaty, but they choose to laugh during hiccups, teasing each other before hitting the choreography full throttle, no residue from the minute prior
When Gomez Bueno makes art, he makes (it) fun, and his intentions are candidly clear. Whether grinning or grilling, he pulls no punches with snappy wordplay and gumball colors