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ALL GOOD IN THE WOOD mural by London artist Ronzo in Wood...

hookedblog.co.uk April 27, 2016
ALL GOOD IN THE WOOD mural by London artist Ronzo in Wood Street, E17

East London — Woodstreet Walls have been giving their neighbourhood a fresh lick of paint throughout their month long Paint Your London event (Previously on... [Read more]

Placement makes perfect

blog.vandalog.com April 21, 2016
Placement makes perfect

Os Gemeos in Milan. Photo by Os Gemeos. It’s no secret that good placement can make or break a piece or street art or a mural. That can mean picking the... [Read more]

Irish artist MASER transforms The Standard Pub in E17 for...

hookedblog.co.uk April 14, 2016
Irish artist MASER transforms The Standard Pub in E17 for WoodStreet Walls

Following the opening of his debut UK solo show 'Orbiting on the Periphery' at Lazarides Gallery currently on show until the 5th May, Irish artist Maser... [Read more]

P.O.P. Wave collab. with C.R. Stecyk III avail. 4/5!

obeygiant.com March 30, 2016
P.O.P. Wave collab. with C.R. Stecyk III avail. 4/5!

“This P.O.P. Wave print is a collaboration with artist and photographer Craig Stecyk A.K.A. C.R. Stecyk III. If you aren’t familiar with Stecyk by name, you... [Read more]

Bologna street artists support Blu with an exhibition on...

blog.vandalog.com March 27, 2016
Bologna street artists support Blu with an exhibition on the street

Nemo on Bologna Street artists in Bologna, Italy are taking to the street in support of Blu, who recently organized a mass-buffing of his murals in... [Read more]

Remi Rough Walthamstow Mural for PAINT YOUR LONDON Street...

hookedblog.co.uk March 27, 2016
Remi Rough Walthamstow Mural for PAINT YOUR LONDON Street Art Festival

Hookedblog have been back and forth to Walthamstow, London the last few days checking in on the the progress of the first Paint Your London event which was... [Read more]

PAINT YOUR LONDON — Street Art Festival launches in...

hookedblog.co.uk March 24, 2016
PAINT YOUR LONDON — Street Art Festival launches  in Waltham Forest

Hookedblog have been back and forth to Walthamstow, London the last few days checking in on the the progress of the first Paint Your London event launched... [Read more]

Balance - Grafuturism exhibition by Bartek Swiatecki AKA...

hookedblog.co.uk March 23, 2016
Balance -  Grafuturism exhibition by Bartek Swiatecki AKA Pener at The Book Club, London

Hookedblog last caught up with Polish artist Bartek Swiatecki AKA Pener's back in 2013 when we were invited up to a secret Cambridge countryside location, to... [Read more]

One Man’s Trash Is Another Man’s Treasure

woostercollective.com March  9, 2016
One Man’s Trash Is Another Man’s Treasure

Lisbon-born artist, Bordalo II, breathes new life into waste material found in abandoned factories and trashlands.  An oath to eco-awareness - he depicts... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Camp 30 (Nazi P.O.W. Camp)

jermalism.blogspot.com February  8, 2016
Abandonment Issues: Camp 30 (Nazi P.O.W. Camp)

Built in the early 1900s, the Camp 30 Nazi Internment Camp in Bowmanville, Ontario, was originally designed and operated as a boys reform school. It is best... [Read more]

St+Art India: “Graffiti Are The Weeds Of Art” by Shoe in...

streetartnews.net January 27, 2016
St+Art India: “Graffiti Are The Weeds Of Art” by Shoe in New Delhi

We are currently in India for the 2016’s edition of St+Art India which is currently taking place on the busy streets of New Delhi. Niels “Shoe” Meulman is... [Read more]

Nano 4814 mural censored in Besançon, France

blog.vandalog.com January 18, 2016
Nano 4814 mural censored in Besançon, France

Nano 4814. Photo by Quentin Coussirat. Last June, during the 5th edition of Bien Urbain (a Public Art Festival in Besançon, France) the Spanish artist... [Read more]

Artist Interview: Isaac Cordal

streetartnews.net January 12, 2016
Artist Interview: Isaac Cordal

With the simple act of miniaturization and thoughtful placement, Isaac Cordal magically expands the imagination of pedestrians finding his sculptures on the... [Read more]

DZIA in Antwerp, Belgium

streetartnews.net December 26, 2015
DZIA in Antwerp, Belgium

Our amigo DZIA is back in Belgium where he just wrapped up this sweet new piece somewhere on the streets of Antwerp. It took a few hours for the prolific... [Read more]

DZIA in Antwerp, Belgium

streetartnews.net December 26, 2015
DZIA in Antwerp, Belgium

Our amigo DZIA is back in Belgium where he just wrapped up this sweet new piece somewhere on the streets of Antwerp. It took a few hours for the prolific... [Read more]

Artist Interview & Studio Visit: Elle

streetartnews.net December 22, 2015
Artist Interview & Studio Visit: Elle

The elusive Brooklyn based street artist Elle is not so elusive anymore.  She has finally after years of anonymity is finally stepping out of the shadows and... [Read more]

“Kaos Temple” by Okuda in Llanera, Asturias

streetartnews.net December 16, 2015
“Kaos Temple” by Okuda in Llanera, Asturias

After months of planning and a successful self initiated fundraising campaign, Okuda San Miguel spent the last few weeks working on his biggest and most... [Read more]

Artist Interview: Kevin Peterson

streetartnews.net December  4, 2015
Artist Interview: Kevin Peterson

Kevin Peterson has an unparalleled passion for urban details, abandoned places in which young princesses are led by calm bears. Maybe you’ve been lucky... [Read more]

SeaCreative paints in an abandoned factory in Varese, Italy

streetartnews.net December  2, 2015
SeaCreative paints in an abandoned factory in Varese, Italy

As an avid Urban explorer, SeaCreative recently stumbled upon some amazingly textured blank walls somewhere inside a creepy abandoned factory located in an... [Read more]

"Imaginary Friend", a new piece by Guri in San Jose,...

streetartnews.net November 25, 2015
"Imaginary Friend", a new piece by Guri in San Jose, Argentina

Argentina-based artist Guri adds whimsical cartoonish characters to otherwise drab buildings in his delightful art. While most of his pieces adorn a wall or... [Read more]

Mustafa Hulusi: Flyposting (Indoors) & A Retrospective Of...

graffoto1.blogspot.com October 26, 2015
Mustafa Hulusi: Flyposting (Indoors) & A Retrospective Of Flyposting (Outdoors)

29 Sep - 30 Oct 2015Cass Bank Gallery59-63 Whitechapel High Street, London, E1 7PFAll photos: NoLionsInEnglandDid you see it? The best street art exhibition... [Read more]

WoodStreet Walls Spacehive Fundraiser

hookedblog.co.uk October 12, 2015
WoodStreet Walls Spacehive Fundraiser

With less than a week left in their Spacehive fund raiser, our E17 friends over at WoodStreet Walls have reached 92% of their £38,654 target. They still need... [Read more]

Aux Tableaux Residency Project in Marseille, France

hookedblog.co.uk October  9, 2015
Aux Tableaux Residency Project in Marseille, France

Any excuse to travel is always good for us and on this occasion we found ourselves in the South of France and for the first time in the city of Marseille.... [Read more]

Interview with Goon Hugs

blog.vandalog.com September 22, 2015
Interview with Goon Hugs

Goon Hugs Stickers – Photo by Goon Hugs Melbourne has always had a healthy and organic sticker culture, whether it be writers with their slap tags, or the... [Read more]

"No Place Like Home", a new piece by WD on Naxos Island,...

streetartnews.net September 17, 2015
"No Place Like Home", a new piece by WD on Naxos Island, Greece

Our buddy WD just sent us some images from his latest piece which was recently painted on Naxos Island, a Greek island in the South Aegean, the largest of... [Read more]

“Fantasy, abandoned by reason, produces impossible...

12ozprophet.tumblr.com September  3, 2015
“Fantasy, abandoned by reason, produces impossible...

“Fantasy, abandoned by reason, produces impossible monsters; united with it, she is the mother of the arts and the origin of marvels.” - Francisco de Goya... [Read more]

Cece unveils a new mural on the beach of Siouville-Hague,...

streetartnews.net August 31, 2015
Cece unveils a new mural on the beach of Siouville-Hague, France

French artist Cece just finished working on a beautiful eye piece located somewhere on the beach of Siouvilhle-Hague in France.The artist says: The basic... [Read more]

hyperallergic: TOLEDO, Ohio — Rocco DePietro and Gloria...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com August 28, 2015
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TOLEDO, Ohio — Rocco DePietro and Gloria...

hyperallergic: TOLEDO, Ohio — Rocco DePietro and Gloria Pritschet characterize the massive group show they curated for Gallery Project, Wish List, as a... [Read more]

Rumor: Banksy To Open Spoof Disneyland this Weekend (UK)

stencilarchive.org August 18, 2015
Rumor: Banksy To Open Spoof Disneyland this Weekend (UK)

Artist News Rumors collected at the Daily Beast. Dismaland is the name of Banksy’s gloriously subversive theme park that is heavily rumored to be... [Read more]

XX – opening at Subliminal Projects August 27

obeygiant.com August 13, 2015
XX – opening at Subliminal Projects August 27

SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS is pleased to present XX, a group exhibition featuring work by eight Los Angeles based artists: Christina Hendershaw, Melissa Huddleston,... [Read more]

Largely self-promotional link-o-rama

blog.vandalog.com August 10, 2015
Largely self-promotional link-o-rama

stikman in Philadelphia Apologies that this particular link-o-rama is full of self-promotion and conflicts of interesting, but I do think these are all... [Read more]

"Trash Cat", a new street installation by Bordalo II in...

streetartnews.net August  3, 2015
"Trash Cat", a new street installation by Bordalo II in Portugal

After "Trash Puppy" a few days ago, Bordalo II just sent us some images from his latest street installation which is entitled "Trash Cat".As usual with the... [Read more]

In Brief: Dr Love, Vinie, WD, Apitatan

streetartnews.net July 30, 2015
In Brief: Dr Love, Vinie, WD, Apitatan

Dr Love We inaugurate "In Brief", a brand new section here on StreetArtNews which will be featuring a series of different artists and artworks every now and... [Read more]

SeaWalls '15: Faith47 "Libertad" in Cozumel, Mexico

streetartnews.net July 26, 2015
SeaWalls '15: Faith47 "Libertad" in Cozumel, Mexico

Faith47 was also on the island of Cozumel in Mexico where she was invited to paint for PangeaSeed and SeaWalls '15.The South African artist was given the... [Read more]

Guido van Helten x 30th anniversary of Chernobyl disaster

streetartnews.net April 26, 2016

Brisbane-based artist Guido van Helten is now in Ukraine where he just finished this wonderful portrait as part of the commemoration of the 30th anniversary... [Read more]

Video: Hopare “Comportement Ultra”

streetartnews.net April 24, 2016

Born in the late eighties, Alexandre Monteiro better known as Hopare is a French artist and a growing figure of the urban art scene. He discovered street art... [Read more]

“The World’s Not That Bad” by NME in Dawlish, UK

streetartnews.net April 21, 2016

British artist NME just sent us some images from his latest artwork which was painted somewhere in an abandoned building in the city of Dawlish, UK.... [Read more]

“Trump Muted” by Pøbel on Hollywood Boulevard

streetartnews.net April  3, 2016

Donald Trump’s Hollywood Walk of Fame star was just enhanced with a muted sign painted by Norwegian artist Pøbel. As you can see in the video above, the... [Read more]

“Wolf” Street Installation by Bordalo II in Fundão, Portugal

streetartnews.net April  3, 2016

While we last heard from him a few days ago with his “Lynx” piece in Viseu, Bordalo II has been busy working on another large scale installation. Located... [Read more]

“Piel de Serpiente” by Pastel in Buenos Aires

streetartnews.net April  2, 2016

Our friend Pastel is back in South America where he just finished working on yet another new piece on the streets of Buenos Aires. Painting at the Buenos... [Read more]

Aryz, Zoer & Daniel Munoz “SAN” Collaborate in...

streetartnews.net March 24, 2016

Supported by Roca Umbert creative platform from Granollers, Aryz, Zoer and Daniel Munoz San recently joined forces for a collaborative piece @ an abandoned... [Read more]

PichiAvo in Valencia, Spain

streetartnews.net March 23, 2016

A couple days ago, the Spanish art duo PichiAvo stumbled upon an abandoned factory in Valencia, Spain where they decided to create a new piece. Trying new... [Read more]

“Perception” by eL Seed in Cairo, Egypt

streetartnews.net March 21, 2016

In his new project ‘Perception’, eL Seed questioned the level of judgment and misconception society can unconsciously have upon a community based on their... [Read more]

Abandones Spaces by La Rouille in Brittany, France

streetartnews.net March 14, 2016

Constantly exploring abandoned spaces in his region of Brittany in France, La Rouille just sent us some awesome images from his latest artworks. Geared... [Read more]

“Cuerpo de Adaptación – Ensayo de Proceso Inverso” by...

streetartnews.net March  8, 2016

Like all historical neighborhood of all cities in the world, the walls of buildings, are a great test of the time passing by, and historical reflection.... [Read more]

La Rouille in Redon, France

streetartnews.net March  3, 2016

Meet La Rouille which translates to the rust, he is a French street artist that lives and works out of Rennes in France. La Rouille started painting about... [Read more]

A Lawyer Talks about Copyrights in Street Art

stencilarchive.org January 23, 2016

Legal Information 6 Things You Must Know About Copyrights in Street ArtMegan Ralstin for Art Law JournalArtist’s rights in their street art, whether... [Read more]

Video: "The Unexpected" Street Art Festival in Fort...

streetartnews.net November 23, 2015

Here comes the latest video recap of The Unexpected Street Art Festival, organized by 64.6 Downtown and curated by JUSTKIDS, which happened September... [Read more]

Natural rhythms by Suki

vimeo.com November 20, 2015

Find Suki here: facebook.com/suki.art & instagram.com/sukitheartist/ 2015 Cast: Dave MSA Tags: painting, abandoned, Melbourne, street art and Suki [Read more]

Art and Gentrification: Everything Must Go....

stencilarchive.org August  2, 2015

Historical Item [From Stencil Archive: At what point is public art part of the problem of gentrification? When is corporate manipulation and intrusion... [Read more]