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
Melissa WIlkinson’s recent body of work focuses on the aftermath of both man made and natural disasters. Situated somewhere in between abstraction, she draws and paints these images not only to further slow them down, but to also support traditional notions of the “sublime landscape.”
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.
We just got a few bits of news from Saner, the Mexico City-based artist whose notiriety has continued to grow over the past few years, that he finished a nice mural in Mexico City, and that he is part of a group show in Spain opening this week.