Go big, or go home, right? When you paint a five story, multi-colored, severed legged chicken, it would be hard for anybody not to notice
Graffiti artist, photographer, and train-hopping vagabound, Swampy, will be settling into San Francisco’s FIFTY24SF Gallery for a special week-long exhibition/installation titled, In My Room . We have been fans of Swampy’s photography and Flickr account for quite some time, as he captures the train culture in his scenic, and often beautiful photographs.
Cleaning out part of the Juxtapoz/Thrasher/Slap offices today, we came across this amazing 1987 version of Electronic Arts’ “Skate Or Die!”, complete with the original floppy disk and made for the Commodore 64. We even have to admit, we had to look up what a joystick was.
Artist and all around creative Mike Giant just put out a
This past Saturday I stopped by the opening of Barbara Kruger’s solo exhibition at L&M Arts, Los Angeles.
You can’t eat him because he is made out of clay, but we can’t pass up an opportunity to post something about the Stay-Puft Marshmallow Man and anything Ghostbusters related on the site.
Hans Bellmer was a German artist, best known for the life-sized pubescent female dolls he produced in the mid-1930s.
Casey Jex Smith is a young Bay Area artist who treats his background as a Mormon as a primary source of imagery. He’s said that there’s a lifetime of visual material in the thousand images that the Mormon church has officially approved for use in church matters.
Famed NYC-based artist, Ryan McGinness will be opening two new solo shows with Country Club Contemporary in Los Angeles this month, Works on Paper on May 20 at the gallery, and Women: The Blacklight Paintings at The Standard Hotel, Hollywood on May 28. We look today at McGinness’ works on paper.
Indian-born, London-based Anish Kapoor didn’t just create a gigantic installation for site-specific Monumenta 2011, which features s 13,500 square-meter hall in the Grand Palais, he is allowing to get right inside his balloon.