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Streets: 2501 (Tuscany)

arrestedmotion.com March 27, 2014
Streets: 2501 (Tuscany)

Continuing his ongoing project entitled Nomadic Experiment, 2501 recently visited the Tuscany region in Italy, where he created some new, interesting public... [Read more]

Overtime: March 17 – March 23

arrestedmotion.com March 23, 2014
Overtime: March 17 – March 23

More stories from the week that ended March 23 (click on bolded words for more information): Andrew Russeth reviews Jordan Wolfson exhibition at David... [Read more]

Studio Visits: Diederick Kraaijeveld

arrestedmotion.com March 18, 2014
Studio Visits: Diederick Kraaijeveld

Diederick Kraaijeveld is a quite a special character on the art scene today. Historian by profession, he was working as an investigative journalist for many... [Read more]

Streets: 2501 x Pastel – “Mirrorless” Project (Miami)

arrestedmotion.com March 13, 2014
Streets: 2501 x Pastel – “Mirrorless” Project (Miami)

Recently, we received final photos 2501 and Pastel, the Mirrorless project involves three crucial subjects - artist, home and people, that are actually the... [Read more]

Streets: Interesni Kazki (India)

arrestedmotion.com February 27, 2014
Streets: Interesni Kazki (India)

As much as they are known for their colorful, fairy tale like, surrealistic murals, paintings and illustrations, Ukrainian art duo Interesni Kazki... [Read more]

Marto in Ouagadoudou

home.ekosystem.org February 24, 2014
Marto in Ouagadoudou

Today’s photos: Marto in Burkina Faso + CT in abandoned places + Quik (!) and ZonenKinder in Paris + Nerone-LeCoktail + Arnarchist Elfo & Claw + Seikon. [Read more]

Check out this video: http://vimeo.com/86684655! Its from...

blog.globalstreetart.com February 19, 2014
Check out this video: http://vimeo.com/86684655! Its from the...

Check out this video: http://vimeo.com/86684655! Its from the Last Breath project, which sneaks into buildings and paints them before they get knocked down.... [Read more]

Simmering

iammorley.squarespace.com February 19, 2014
Simmering

It is possible to discover a lone inkling of solace when sifting through the rubble of a hope dashed or a love lost and it is the chance to start anew. To... [Read more]

Tim Hans shoots… Vexta

blog.vandalog.com February 17, 2014
Tim Hans shoots… Vexta

We’ve interviewed Vexta, now a New Yorker by way of Australia, twice before, so why not a third time? Last summer, she invited Tim Hans and I to rooftop in... [Read more]

Bonzai by STEAM156 PHOTO KING ! on Flickr.#APM #Abandoned...

artpeoplemake.com February 16, 2014
Bonzai by STEAM156 PHOTO KING ! on Flickr.#APM #Abandoned...

Bonzai by STEAM156 PHOTO KING ! on Flickr. #APM #Abandoned #Art #Graffiti #Sicc [Read more]

Egypt’s street artists now risk even more

blog.vandalog.com February 14, 2014
Egypt’s street artists now risk even more

As more journalists are being arrested in Egypt, artists are under threat as well. A new law enacted following the recent referendum criminalizes graffiti... [Read more]

SF Graffiti taggers could face a much bigger price tag

stencilarchive.org March 22, 2014

Legal Information News Articles   Graffiti taggers could face a much bigger price tag C.W. Nevius... [Read more]

SF Takes Aim at Graffiti Vandals

stencilarchive.org March 20, 2014

Legal Information News Articles SF takes aim at graffiti vandals, tries to lessen burden on victimsPosted by Joshua Sabatini on Tue, Mar 18, 2014 at... [Read more]

Art review: 'Leon Kossoff: London Landscapes' at LA...

latimes.com February 21, 2014

Art review: 'Leon Kossoff: London Landscapes' at LA LouverLos Angeles TimesPHOTOS: Art by Banksy. That back-and-forth, between inner landscape and external... [Read more]

Banksy street art up for auction in Miami - The Daily Star

dailystar.com.lb February 19, 2014

The Daily Star Banksy street art up for auction in MiamiThe Daily StarMIAMI: Three murals created on the sides of buildings by an elusive British street... [Read more]

Watch 40 artists turn this empty building into an illegal...

puregraffiti.com February 19, 2014

Watch 40 artists turn this empty building into an illegal graffiti paradiseGristAfter getting keys to a newly abandoned rowhouse on East Fourth Street, he... [Read more]

UNC buildings defaced with Duke graffiti – The Daily Tar...

puregraffiti.com February 19, 2014

UNC buildings defaced with Duke graffitiThe Daily Tar HeelThompson and Baldwin said they are using a sandblaster to remove the graffiti from South Building,... [Read more]

Tagger responsible for HIV graffiti reaches out – WNYT

puregraffiti.com February 19, 2014

Tagger responsible for HIV graffiti reaches outWNYTALBANY – The tagger responsible for graffiti in Albany’s south end is apologizing through a surrogate.... [Read more]

Funny Cardboard Signs Express the Thoughts of Lost Objects

mymodernmet.com February 19, 2014

Most pedestrians simply walk past the used, abandoned, and broken things found along the streets of New York City. But, not graphic designer Yoonjin Lee! As... [Read more]

Banksy works being offered at Miami auction - Buenos...

buenosairesherald.com February 19, 2014

Banksy works being offered at Miami auctionBuenos Aires HeraldThree works by the elusive British street artist Banksy, including two that had to be removed... [Read more]

LIVE: The Daily Wire - Irish Times (blog)

liveblog.irishtimes.com February 19, 2014

LIVE: The Daily WireIrish Times (blog)Three works by the elusive British street artist Banksy, including two that had to be removed from the sides of... [Read more]

Banksy street art 'Kissing Coppers' up for auction in...

bayoubuzz.com February 19, 2014

Banksy street art 'Kissing Coppers' up for auction in MiamiBayoubuzzMIAMI (Reuters) - Three murals created on the sides of buildings by an elusive British... [Read more]

3 Banksy works being offered at Miami auction - KVAL

kval.com February 19, 2014

3 Banksy works being offered at Miami auctionKVALNEW YORK (AP) — Three works by the elusive British street artist Banksy, including two that had to be... [Read more]

3 Banksy works being offered at Miami auction - KOMO News

komonews.com February 19, 2014

3 Banksy works being offered at Miami auctionKOMO NewsNEW YORK (AP) — Three works by the elusive British street artist Banksy, including two that had to be... [Read more]

Banksy work sells at Miami auction for $575000 - KOIN.com

koin.com February 19, 2014

Banksy work sells at Miami auction for $575000KOIN.comThree works by the elusive British street artist Banksy, including two that had to be removed from the... [Read more]

Banksy street art 'Kissing Coppers' up for auction in...

ph.celebrity.yahoo.com February 18, 2014

Banksy street art 'Kissing Coppers' up for auction in MiamiYahoo Philippines NewsMIAMI (Reuters) - Three murals created on the sides of buildings by an... [Read more]

Banksy street art 'Kissing Coppers' up for auction in...

uk.reuters.com February 18, 2014

CNBC.com Banksy street art 'Kissing Coppers' up for auction in MiamiReuters UKMIAMI (Reuters) - Three murals created on the sides of buildings by an... [Read more]

Banksy works removed from buildings to be sold at Miami...

theguardian.com February 18, 2014

The Guardian Banksy works removed from buildings to be sold at Miami auctionThe GuardianThree works by the elusive British street artist Banksy,... [Read more]

Three works by reclusive street art star Banksy expected...

theprovince.com February 18, 2014

Three works by reclusive street art star Banksy expected to fetch more than $1 ...The ProvinceNEW YORK — Three works by the elusive British street artist... [Read more]

Afghan artists bring ‘protest graffiti’ to Worcester –...

puregraffiti.com February 18, 2014

Afghan artists bring ‘protest graffiti‘ to WorcesterWorcester TelegramShattered buildings, abandoned warehouses and factories have become canvasses for... [Read more]

Three works by reclusive street art star Banksy expected...

theprovince.com February 18, 2014

The Province Three works by reclusive street art star Banksy expected to fetch more than $1 ...The ProvinceNEW YORK — Three works by the elusive British... [Read more]

Three works by reclusive street art star Banksy expected...

theprovince.com February 18, 2014

The Province Three works by reclusive street art star Banksy expected to fetch more than $1 ...The ProvinceNEW YORK — Three works by the elusive British... [Read more]

2 Banksy works made in NYC, 1 made in England to be sold...

newser.com February 18, 2014

2 Banksy works made in NYC, 1 made in England to be sold at Miami auctionNewserNEW YORK (AP) — Three works by the elusive British street artist Banksy,... [Read more]

3 Banksy works being offered at Miami auction - Yahoo News

news.yahoo.com February 18, 2014

3 Banksy works being offered at Miami auctionYahoo NewsNEW YORK (AP) — Three works by the elusive British street artist Banksy, including two that had to be... [Read more]

3 Banksy works being offered at Miami auction -...

businessweek.com February 18, 2014

3 Banksy works being offered at Miami auction - BusinessweekBusinessweekNEW YORK (AP) — Three works by the elusive British street artist Banksy, including... [Read more]

2 Banksy works made in NYC, 1 made in England to be sold...

ottawacitizen.com February 18, 2014

2 Banksy works made in NYC, 1 made in England to be sold at Miami auctionOttawa CitizenNEW YORK, N.Y. - Three works by the elusive British street artist... [Read more]

Afghan artists bring 'protest graffiti' to Worcester -...

telegram.com February 18, 2014

Afghan artists bring 'protest graffiti' to WorcesterWorcester TelegramWORCESTER — There has been something new and perhaps surprising to see recently on some... [Read more]

Antisemitic Graffiti Painted on Toulouse Buildings – The...

puregraffiti.com February 18, 2014

Antisemitic Graffiti Painted on Toulouse BuildingsThe Jewish PressSwastikas and other hate graffiti were painted on buildings throughout the French city of... [Read more]

Graffiti mystery: Who is spray painting HIV warnings on...

puregraffiti.com February 18, 2014

Graffiti mystery: Who is spray painting HIV warnings on buildings?WNYTALBANY – New graffiti on at least three South End buildings warns about the dangers of... [Read more]

Graffiti hate messages in Toulouse condemned – U-T San Diego

puregraffiti.com February 17, 2014

U-T San DiegoPARIS (AP) — French authorities say they are trying to identify and apprehend those responsible for a recent spate of anti-Semitic and anti-gay... [Read more]

Graffiti hate messages in Toulouse condemned – Washington...

puregraffiti.com February 17, 2014

Washington PostPARIS — French authorities say they are trying to identify and apprehend those responsible for a recent spate of anti-Semitic and anti-gay... [Read more]

Graffiti Hate Messages in Toulouse Condemned – ABC News

puregraffiti.com February 17, 2014

Graffiti Hate Messages in Toulouse CondemnedABC NewsThe interior ministry says the buildings targeted by the graffiti attacks included a center for lesbians,... [Read more]

Spate of anti-Semitic, homophobe graffiti hits Toulouse –...

puregraffiti.com February 17, 2014

Spate of anti-Semitic, homophobe graffiti hits ToulouseRFI… and hate messages were daubed on a number of buildings in the southern French city. Hate graffiti... [Read more]

A Parodist Who Calls Himself Hanksy

stencilarchive.org February 16, 2014

Artist News News Articles A Parodist Who Calls Himself HanksyBy JOHN LELANDFEB. 14,... [Read more]

Street Art Display - ITV News

itv.com February 16, 2014

ITV News Street Art DisplayITV NewsA variety of art and animation was projected on to the side of buildings. Credit: ITV News Westcountry. A spectacular... [Read more]

11 April: Swoon at Brooklyn Museum

stencilarchive.org February 15, 2014

In the Galleries Submerged Motherlands http://www.brooklynmuseum.org/exhibitions/swoon/ April 11–August 24, 2014Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Gallery,... [Read more]

Video: La Perla @ Los Muros Hablan 2013 with Conor...

streetartnews.net February 14, 2014

La Perla, one of Puerto Rico's most notoriously dangerous but most beautiful districts. Despite its reputation for crime, we'd heard that La Perla was also a... [Read more]

Two Elsinore Students Accused of Spray-Painting Graffiti...

puregraffiti.com February 14, 2014

Two Elsinore Students Accused of Spray-Painting Graffiti on Campus BuildingsPatch.comThe sheriff’s department announced this week that they’ve caught two... [Read more]

"Banksy: Completed" Examines Banksy's Street Art at Cal...

blogs.ocweekly.com February 13, 2014

"Banksy: Completed" Examines Banksy's Street Art at Cal State Fullerton ...OC Weekly (blog)It's hard to imagine another street artist who has made a bigger... [Read more]

'A Contemporary Edge': Bonhams breaks the barriers...

classicdriver.com February 12, 2014

Classic Driver 'A Contemporary Edge': Bonhams breaks the barriers between art and designClassic DriverPaintings, sculptures, photography and modern... [Read more]