Book Reviews: Mark Mothersbaugh "Myopia"

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Legally blind until age seven when he got his first pair of glasses, Mothersbaugh started fashioning his own version of the world at the outset and has not stopped. Though best known as frontman for Devo (of “Whip It” fame), collaborating with filmmaker Wes Anderson, and building soundtracks for children’s shows like Pee-Wee’s Playhouse, Yo Gabba Gabba! and Rugrats, Mothersbaugh is first and foremost a visual artist. 

BADBADNOTGOOD & Ghostface Killah "Ray Gun" ft. DOOM

Music // Monday, January 26, 2015
We're doing a little Monday video round-up today, starting with "Ray Gun" from BADBADNOTGOOD & Ghostface Killah's "Sour Soul" album and featuring DOOM!

Fleur Viande by Ulysse & Darcoe

Photography // Monday, January 26, 2015
Fleur Viande is a series by photographic duo Ulysse & Darcoe. Using cut flowers and organ meats, the duo combines natural elements in still lives to create new organic compositions. The project was "born from the desire to create an esthetically pleasant visual through absurd alliances". 

Gordon Parks’ “Segregation Story” @ Jackson Fine Art, Atlanta GA

Photography // Monday, January 26, 2015
Until March 14, a series of Gordon Park’s photographs will be on display in the exhibition “Segregation Story”. The images, which were created throughout the 1950’s, give a rare color film depiction of African-American segregation that was prevalent in the American south. 

Ben Jones and "Stone Quackers"

Juxtapoz // Monday, January 26, 2015
Artist and colorful wizard Ben Jones just gave us a sneak preview of new episodes from his hilarious cartoon series on FX, "Stone Quackers," and we haven't laughed this much since we were little kids on a Saturday morning.

Duane Hanson's Masterful Photoreal Sculptures

Juxtapoz // Monday, January 26, 2015
If you're unfamiliar with Duane Hanson's photorealistic sculptures of everday people, check these out. With friends like these, who needs real people?

Snowscapes by Lars Daniel Rehn

Juxtapoz // Monday, January 26, 2015
Lars Daniel Rhen is a Swedish artist who makes snowy paintings of bustling towns that seem reflective of his local landscape.

Randy Walker's Rainbow Threads

Juxtapoz // Monday, January 26, 2015
Randy Walker has an architecture background and now works with textile materials to create monumental, site-specific installations, such as a stunning piece created with eight miles of acrylic fiber that wrapped around a bridge in Minnesota.

Fiber Art History: Diane Itter

Juxtapoz // Monday, January 26, 2015
Diane Itter was a pioneering fiber artist in the '70s and '80s and her work continues to beautify museum collections around the world.

"ABC #3" zine now available from The Flop Box

Graffiti // Sunday, January 25, 2015
The third edition of the ABC zine series from The Flop Box is now available for purchase online and features the work of Askew, Baer, Curve, Dmote, Enron, Faust, Gorey. Hindue, Isto, Jase, Kaput, Large, Mast, Noah, Omens, Pure, Quake, Remio, Sp.One, Trixter, Utah, Veks, Wands, Xqsme, Yes2, Zephyr and Vizie.