Juxtapoz // Monday, January 12, 2015
Mexico City-based Saner has been making some beautiful paintings over the past few years, and the pieces that are in his new "Primitivo" show at Jonathan LeVine Gallery in NYC are some of his strongest canvas works to date. For Primitivo, Saner "created lively portraits of characters wearing Nahuale masks reminiscent of those found on the streets of Mexico . . . "
Juxtapoz // Monday, January 05, 2015
Jonathan LeVine Gallery is pleased to present Yer So Bad, a series of new works by Amsterdam-based, Dutch artist Parra, in what will be his second solo exhibition at the gallery. In conjunction with Yer So Bad, the artist will release a limited edition zine that will be available for purchase at the gallery and Printed Matter, Inc. located at 195 Tenth Avenue. The show opens January 8, 2015.
Vault // Thursday, December 18, 2014
In conjunction with our 20th Anniversary exhibition Art Truancy: 20 Years of Juxtapoz Magazine at Jonathan LeVine Gallery in NYC, we had Carlo McCormick interview Jonathan for the June issue and talk the history of this publication and the people and places surrounding the culture and art we have championed for the past two decades.
Juxtapoz // Monday, November 24, 2014
Jonathan LeVine Gallery is pleased to present Out of Knowhere, a series of new works by New York-born, California-based artist Doze Green, in what will be his fifth solo exhibition at the gallery. We have always been huge fans of the former Juxtapoz cover artist, and this looks like some of his strongest works to date.
Juxtapoz // Friday, October 24, 2014
Jonathan LeVine Gallery is pleased to present Greetings from New York City: Jonathan LeVine Gallery Visits Berlin, a group exhibition presented in association with Urban Nation as part of their ongoing series, Project M. Urban Nation will be the first museum worldwide to exclusively collect and exhibit contemporary graffiti and street art. In anticipation of the museum opening, the organization has invited internationally acclaimed artists and curators to be a part of Project M, an ongoing art initiative with the goal of promoting community and creative exchange. The three aspects of Project M include a group exhibition, a mural and ten paintings placed in the window panels of the institution.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, October 09, 2014
Marc Giai-Miniet’s distinctively eerie aesthetic quite possibly comes from his exposure to images from the Holocaust. His work, exploring memory and its physicality, will be shown this month at the Jonathan LeVine Gallery in New York City, as part of a solo show, Théâtre de la Mémoire.
Juxtapoz // Friday, August 22, 2014
Jonathan LeVine Gallery is pleased to present The Laten Photon, an exhibition of new works by Chinese-born, South African-based artist DALeast in what will be his second solo exhibition at the gallery. In conjunction with Laten Photon, the artist will paint new public murals in New York and New Jersey.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, August 05, 2014
Jonathan LeVine Gallery is pleased to present Cruel Summer, a group exhibition curated by collector, graffiti historian, Juxtappoz contributor, and urban anthropologist Roger Gastman. "The summer of 1984 was awesome. The space shuttle Discovery took off on its maiden voyage, Apple released the Macintosh personal computer, the Olympics rallied the world together and Karate Kid was the hit film featuring the song Cruel Summer by Bananarama. The song and its video of three gorgeous young women roaming the streets of New York City inspired this show."
Juxtapoz // Thursday, July 10, 2014
Launched on June 1, ColArt and Juxtapoz aim to seek out a new and emerging artist and provide him or her with a platform to create new work and excel their skill during a four-week residency in the center of London’s global contemporary art market. The winning artist will receive a prize package valued at more than $15,000, including flights, accommodations, a living stipend and access to necessary materials from the fine art brands, as well as a mentor that will oversee a number of tutorials with art professionals, visits to exhibitions, galleries and social events. At the end of the residency, the winning artist will show his or her work in an open studio exhibition in a section of ColArt’s Griffin Art Gallery.
Juxtapoz // Monday, June 23, 2014
It was very sad for us to see our 20th Anniversary show, "Art Truancy," come down from Jonathan LeVine Gallery a few weeks back. We had a blast! But good things come to an end, and in this case, another good thing is on the horizon at JLG. Famed and influential Bronx-graffiti staple CRASH is set to open "Broken English" at the gallery on June 26, 2014. In conjunction with the exhibition, CRASH has painted a mural with The L.I.S.A. Project NYC, located on Suffolk between Rivington and Stanton Streets, and will release a new screen print editio.