10.06.13 by Jeff

James Jean

drawings by Artist James Jean
Drawings by James Jean. More below!

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07.06.13 by Jeff

James Jean “Parallel Lives” iBook Giveaway

James Jean Parallel Lives iBook Giveaway
Coinciding with James Jean’s show at New York City’s Tilton Gallery earlier this year, was the release of his “Parallel Lives” book. The limited edition of 1,000 signed and numbered books sold out in a single day.

Soon after that James mysteriously vanished. While the artist remains underground, his publisher Pressure Printing has just released an electronic version of his catalog. This version comes with an additional 179 behind-the-scenes process images, I like seeing how his work changes as he goes.

I have a digital copy to give away! If you wanna snag it, leave a haiku message to James in the comments below!

(Lots more images below as well!)

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23.08.12 by Jeff

James Jean

Artist James Jean
“Duelists” by James Jean.

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01.06.12 by Jeff

Arrested Motion / City Of Fire

Arrested Motion / City Of Fire
My friends at Arrested Motion have curated a show called “City Of Fire” opening next week at Stephen Webster in Beverly Hills. I’d go just to see this James Jean piece in person! More details over here.

07.03.12 by Jeff

James Jean

Drawings and paintings by artist James Jean
Recent drawings and paintings by James Jean.

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08.12.11 by Jeff

James Jean

More drawings by James Jean.

drawings from artist James Jean

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14.10.11 by Jeff

James Jean

Some recent drawings from James Jean.

Sketchbook drawings by James Jean
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20.07.11 by Jeff

James Jean / Interview

A couple weeks ago I had a chance to talk with James Jean about his new book REBUS which comes out this fall, and thanks to my generous friends at Chronicle Books I have a signed copy to give away to one of you!

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JAMES JEAN INTERVIEW / REBUS GIVEAWAY


James Jean REBUS book interview and giveaway

If I came out to LA to visit for a day, where would you recommend I go for my breakfast, lunch, and dinner?

Jeff, you will begin your day by having breakfast in bed with me, then El Taurino for lunch, and finally Gjelina for dinner. We will retire to my place to look at some fine etchings. If you play ball, you can enjoy croissants and fresh squeezed juice again the next morning.

Haha breakfast in bed first! Like the first date in Annie Hall when Woody Allen asks for his kiss before they eat so he can actually enjoy his meal. If you could be a character in any film who would you be?

Grizzly Man. Because I enjoy being consumed by the thing I love the most.

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