Wednesday, December 28, 2011

JR via China Chow Jumping!

China Chow's photo Street artist JD flying thru the air in front of his last work in Miami #ArtBasel 194 NW 30th st Works inside courtesy of Galerie Perrotin
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Street artist JR jumping in front of his latest work in Miami for Art Basel (located at 194 NW 30th Street.) Works inside courtesy of Galerie Perrotin. Photo courtesy of China Chow. Awesome!

Friday, December 16, 2011

The Fashion is the Art Jumping!

This week's post brought to you by infamous beatmaker, Deejane Pussy Galore (aka Ekaterini Drakopoulos)! She is jumping for the artful fashions of FULANI. Beautiful clothes, indeed. Photo by Sergio de Luz, stylist was Kley Kafe. Thanks for sending, Miss Galore!

Monday, December 12, 2011

Guggenheim Jumping!

Sorry for not posting last week! Please enjoy this cool photo and excuse our tardiness as JAM was in Charleston, SC for THIS!

Anyway, moving on, we have Valene and Ben jumping outside of the Guggenheim in NY, NY for the Museum Mile Festival back in June. Thank you so much, Katie K., for submitting! Katie K. really loves the Guggenheim!

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Arab Museum of Modern Art/ Cai Guo-Qiang Jumping!

Wang jumps for Cai Guo-Qiang's Saraab at Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art in Doha, Qatar! Photograph by Lin Yi, courtesy of Cai Studio. SO AWESOME. Thanks for submitting, Fatima!

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Iranian Emerging Artists Jumping!

Don and Hedieh jump for the Bilateral Trace: Four Emerging Artists From Iran exhibition at the Strohl Art Center in Chautauqua, New York. The two colorful works are by Hedieh Javanshir Ilchi. Thanks!

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Critique Jumping!

A couple of enthusiastic (sarcastic?) headless professors jump for work in a student critique at American University in Washington, DC.

Friday, November 11, 2011

DC Art Museum Jumping!

Maria and Katherine jump for both the National Gallery of Art (the Turner works were their favorites; William Turner I am assuming) and the Hirshhorn (in front of an Alexander Calder) in Washington, DC. Great jumps, thanks for sending!

Sunday, November 6, 2011

Mural Jumping!

Natalie jumps for a Mural in Montrose, CO, apparently in the parking lot of Western World. Great photo!

Friday, October 28, 2011

One From the Archives!

One of our favorites from 2008. Two men jump for the Guggenheim in NYC. Photo by Pablo Garcia.

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Architecture Jumping!

Juan from Lisbon jumps for the Lisbon Aquarium, designed by Peter Chermayeff.

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Nancy Rubins / MOCA Jumping!

Noelia jumps for a sculpture by Nancy Rubins at MOCA, Los Angeles. Thanks, Isra, for sending!

Thursday, September 29, 2011

Sarah Morris Jumping!

Tim from Germany jumps for Hornet (Origami) by Sarah Morris at the Paul Klee Square in Düsseldorf. Thanks, Tim!

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Tim Burton @ LACMA Jumping!

Laetitia from Montreal jumps for Tim Burton's retrospective at LACMA. Thanks, Laetitia!

Thursday, September 15, 2011

One From the Archives!

One from the archives: See the original post from 2008 HERE. Photo by Dakota Fine.

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

The Metropolitan Museum of Art Jumping!

Viviene, April and Lisette jump for Blazon by Anthony Caro and April leaps solo for Spectrum V by Ellsworth Kelly. Both jumps took place at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. Thanks for sending!

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Claes and Coosje in California Jumping!

Gina and Kristi (you may remember them from this post) jump for two Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen works in California. Binoculars (1991) in Venice, and Toppling Ladder with Spilling Paint (1986) at Loyola Law School in Los Angeles. Gina is on a "Claes and Coosje world tour" which you can read about HERE. Awesome as always, ladies!

Friday, August 26, 2011

One From the Archives!

Have you seen our One From the Archives series on Facebook and Twitter (via Twitpic) yet? That's where we share some of our favorite jumps from years past. Here is an example:

A young artist from Washington, DC jumps for his art class! Original post from March 2009 is here.

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Tom Wesselmann Jumping!

Coco jumps for Tom Wesselmann's Expo Mouth #10 and Pink Vinyl Nude at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts.  Awesome, Coco!

Thursday, August 11, 2011

Grand Rapids Public Sculpture Jumping!


Paul and Sage (father and son) from Grand Rapids, Michigan, jump for various outdoor sculpture pieces throughout their city. Paul took a liking to Lyman Kipp's Muscoot and Liviu Mocan's Invitation/Decalogue, both on the Calvin College Campus, while Sage jumped for Robin Jensen's Jaunt (also at Calvin College) and Mark di Suvero's For Ben Webster at the Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park. Great photos,thanks for sending!

Monday, August 1, 2011

LA: Art in the Streets Jumping!

Caroline and her crew were at it again last weekend in LA, jumping for the Art in the Streets exhibition at The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA! Caroline started organizing group jumps back in 2008 after being inspired by Jumping in Art Museums and we always love to see photos from her events. To see more, check out her website. And this flickr pool. Enjoy!
Barry McGee and Josh Lazcano. Photo by Daily Marauder.

Mr. Cartoon. Photo by Jen Strauss.

 Andre. Photo by Cris Dobbins.

 Risk. Photo by Cris Dobbins.

 Kenny Scharf. Photo by Cris Dobbins.

Retna. Photo by Cris Dobbins.

A special thanks to all of the jumpers- Louis, Evan, Cris, Jenna, Caroline, Matthew, Nadia, Micki, Adrian, Sarah, Nathan, Jenn ans Susan!

Thursday, July 28, 2011

BAN6 Jumping!

Lloyd and Karen jump for work at the BAN6 exhibition at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco. Lloyd is jumping for Ben Venom's quilt, See You on the Other Side, and Karen jumps for Robert Minervini's acrylic painting, Automatic Model. Thanks for sending!

Monday, July 25, 2011

Awesome New Makeover!

By now you have noticed JAM's new look and I certainly hope you enjoy it as much as I do. A huge thank you to the talented designer, Alisa Bobzien, for her badass skills!

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Picabia in Düsseldorf Jumping!

Liam and Alex jump for Picabia at the Museum Insel Hombroich in Düsseldorf. Thanks for sending guys!

Monday, July 18, 2011

Group Jump Alert: Los Angeles!

This Saturday in LA! Art in the Streets jumping. Check out the details HERE.

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Ayako Rokkaku Jumping!

Jan jumps for the work of Ayako Rokkaku at Kunsthal Rotterdam in Holland. Thank you, Nelleke, for sending the photo!

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Quentin Vs. Coen Jumping!

Kendrick and Kaitlin jump for artists included in the Quentin Vs. Coen exhibition at Spoke Art Gallery in San Francisco. Thank you, Karen, for sending!

Monday, June 27, 2011

Claes and Coosje World Tour Jumping!

Kristi, Rene and Gina jump for Claes Oldenburg & Coosje van Bruggen's Flying Pins and Screwarch, both located in the Netherlands. The amazing Gina is currently on a Claes & Coosje Art Jumping world tour, which you can read more about HERE.  Thanks, Gina!

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Hair Jumping for Mel!

Olivia makes her hair jump for Mel Bochner's Smudge at the Fraenkel Gallery in San Francisco, CA. Thanks, Olivia!

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Michener Art Museum Jumping!

Both of these photos come from the Michener Art Museum in Doylestown, PA. First, a woman jumps for A Wooded Watershed by Daniel Garber. Next, children on a school tour jump at the main entrance to the museum. Thanks for sending!

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Oscar Niemeyer Jumping!

Even more architecture jumping! Thiago and Ricardo, both from Brazil, jump for  The National Museum of the Republic, designed by Oscar Niemeyer. Thanks for sending!

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Architecture Jumping!

Joan jumps for the Taj Mahal and Rebecca & Allegra jump for classic Khmer architecture in Ankor Wat.  Thanks for sending!