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Street art and graffiti in Milan: Where to go and who to see

streetartnews.net October 23, 2014
Street art and graffiti in Milan: Where to go and who to see

One of Milan’s many pleasures is turning around a corner to find a street-art mural taking up an entire wall, or spotting a piece by your favorite Italian or... [Read more]

Lonac Paints a New Photorealistic Piece in Samobor, Croatia

streetartnews.net October 23, 2014
Lonac Paints a New Photorealistic Piece in Samobor, Croatia

Croatian master of photorealism, Lonac, recently finished this striking piece in an abandoned army quarter in Samobor, just outside Zagreb.This large piece... [Read more]

Stavanger, Norway: A Street Art Hot Spot

hookedblog.co.uk October 21, 2014
Stavanger, Norway: A Street Art Hot Spot

Earlier this month Hookedblog were lucky enough to attend this years edition of Norway's NuArt International Street Art Festival held in the Stavanger.... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: House of Cars

jermalism.blogspot.fr October 19, 2014
Abandonment Issues: House of Cars

To say that the House of Cars has a creepy vibe to it is a major understatement. Something just isn't right here and you can feel it in the air. Fear pulsed... [Read more]

Meanwhile in Pretoria / Tshwane...

soloone.blogspot.fr October 18, 2014
Meanwhile in Pretoria / Tshwane...

Headed to the fine City of Pretoria renamed Tshwane to catch up with one of its finest talents ' Jestr' who likes to paint the tunnels. The Oscar Pistorius... [Read more]

“Cabane à sucre”, or how a private jam turned into the...

blog.vandalog.com October 14, 2014
“Cabane à sucre”, or how a private jam turned into the “place to be” in Montreal

EnMasse, MissMe, Waxhead, Kevin Ledo. Photo by Adida Fallen Angel. Over the summer, TurtleCaps, an artist originally from Queen, New York but now based in... [Read more]

A Closer look at the "Life Is Beautiful" Street Art...

streetartnews.net September 25, 2014
A Closer look at the "Life Is Beautiful" Street Art program in Las Vegas

In 2013, Life Is Beautiful was founded in Downtown Las Vegas with the goal of bringing together some of the best music, food, art and learning.Today, we will... [Read more]

Eddie Colla, 2wenty, Caratoes & Nite Owl new pieces at...

streetartnews.net September 25, 2014
Eddie Colla, 2wenty, Caratoes & Nite Owl new pieces at the Salton Sea, USA

Eddie Colla recently joined his friends and fellow artists 2wenty, Caratoes and Nite Owl, on a to the Salton Sea, a manmade, salt water lake located directly... [Read more]

Pastel paints a new mural for Festival Asalto in...

streetartnews.net September 20, 2014
Pastel paints a new mural for Festival Asalto in Zaragoza, Spain

Francisco Díaz aka Pastel, was another participant of the recent edition of Asalto festival in Zaragoza Spain. The Argentinian artist created a this large... [Read more]

MONICA CANILAO, A PROVOCATEUR // PRINT AVAILABLE NOW!

obeygiant.com September 19, 2014
MONICA CANILAO, A PROVOCATEUR // PRINT AVAILABLE NOW!

Subliminal Gallery alumnus Monica Canilao created a limited edition fine art print for Art Alliance: The Provocateurs. Alongside  Camille Rose Garcia, Gary... [Read more]

Nuart 2014 Outside

virtualwallworld.blogspot.fr September 12, 2014
Nuart 2014 Outside

Nuart Festival 2014 Andreco (IT), Spy (ES), Etam Cru (PL), Tilt (FR), Martin Whatson (NO), John Fekner (US), Icyk (NO), M-city (PL), ±Maismenos± (PT),... [Read more]

James Reka's 'Keep Calm And Carry On' Mural

hookedblog.co.uk September 10, 2014
James Reka's 'Keep Calm And Carry On' Mural

Melbourne-born, Berlin-based artist James Reka touched down in London earlier this week ahead of latest solo exhibition titled 'Trip the Light', at East... [Read more]

REKA Trip The Light Exhibition

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk September 10, 2014
REKA Trip The Light Exhibition

Trip The Light is the latest solo exhibition by Melbourne-born, Berlin-based artist James Reka. Exploring the splendor of the female form in dance, his deft... [Read more]

Pastel New Mural - Villa Soriano, Uruguay

streetartnews.net September  4, 2014
Pastel New Mural - Villa Soriano, Uruguay

Our friend Pastel spent the last few weeks in Villa Soriano, Uruguay where he was invited for a residency with the good lads from the Residencia Vatelon.The... [Read more]

Evolution of an alleyway in Montreal: Zoltan, Nixon,...

blog.vandalog.com August 19, 2014
Evolution of an alleyway in Montreal: Zoltan, Nixon, Ledo, Kazy

“Sand White in 3D” by Zoltan V. and Kevin Ledo When I started to explore Montreal a few years ago, with my own very European background, it was a real... [Read more]

The Inside Story of Keith Haring’s “Crack Is Wack” Mural

woostercollective.com August 17, 2014
The Inside Story of Keith Haring’s “Crack Is Wack” Mural

This week the Huffington Post published a fascinating article written by Matthew Israel from Artsy, which tells the inside story of Keith Haring's icon... [Read more]

Windows and doors - Erriadh, Djerba - Tunisia.

phlegmcomicnews.blogspot.fr August 16, 2014
Windows and doors - Erriadh, Djerba - Tunisia.

Painted in the searing heat in the village Erriadh, on the island of Djerba, Tunisa. Organised by Galerie Itinerrance. Some fun experiments with placing... [Read more]

Totems - Moss, Norway

phlegmcomicnews.blogspot.fr August  2, 2014
Totems - Moss, Norway

I just painted this huge wall in the coastal town of Moss, Norway. It's organised by Urban Samtidskunst. Also helped along the way by Galleri Lauritzen. It's... [Read more]

Same But Different’ - A two-man show with Darren John &...

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk August  2, 2014
Same But Different’ - A two-man show with Darren John & VENTS137

Darren John and VENTS137 will be showcasing a selection of self curated works from a variety of series’ of each artists personal work, during the month of... [Read more]

Bleeps in Windows

woostercollective.com July 22, 2014
Bleeps in Windows

We absolutely love how artist Bleeps made her mark on some abandoned buildings in Athens by filling them with colorful female characters lounging in the... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Time Capsule House

jermalism.blogspot.fr July 13, 2014
Abandonment Issues: Time Capsule House

Welcome to The Time Capsule House, one of Ontario's most interesting and well preserved abandoned farmhouses.The location specifics and family history have... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Wellington Destructor

jermalism.blogspot.fr July 10, 2014
Abandonment Issues: Wellington Destructor

This is a true story, sad as it is. Such is life.Our protagonist is a homeless man, a hoarder, that has amassed a mind boggling collection of garbage in... [Read more]

Sheffield Sex City

graffoto1.blogspot.fr July 10, 2014
Sheffield Sex City

"cos the city's out to get me if I won't sleep with her this eveningThough her buildings are impressive and her cul-de-sacs amazingShe's had too many lovers... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Polish House on the Hill

jermalism.blogspot.fr July  9, 2014
Abandonment Issues: Polish House on the Hill

The Polish House on the Hill was one of our first finds upon moving back to Ontario from Vancouver, BC in the late summer of 2010. At that time, we... [Read more]

ROA: Projectum 06

graffoto1.blogspot.fr July  1, 2014
ROA: Projectum 06

Stolen Space Gallery17 Osborn Street, London E1 6TD 13 Jun – 6 July 2014 all photos: NoLionsInEnglandIt would be easy to sneer “Sell out, same ol’ shit, run... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Lightle House on the Prairie

jermalism.blogspot.fr June 24, 2014
Abandonment Issues: Lightle House on the Prairie

We leave these bones behind. We inhabit these shells, these domiciles, and then we abandon them. We go vacant. It all rots and decays, as nature always... [Read more]

ISAAC CORDAL SCULPTURES

artbleat.blogspot.fr June  4, 2014
ISAAC CORDAL SCULPTURES

Streetart.nl will be releasing some pieces from the recent One Day festival in Roeselare, Belgium. At around 8pm UK time today (04/06/14) you will be... [Read more]

Icone in Camposanto

Icone in Camposanto

Icone streetart festival 2013Camposanto (MO), ItalystreetartCamposanto, a village of about 3.000 inhabitants on the Po pianura, was close to the epicenter of... [Read more]

Abandonnment Issues: Electrical Development Co. / HEPCO

jermalism.blogspot.fr April 27, 2014
Abandonnment Issues: Electrical Development Co. / HEPCO

On Easter weekend of 2014, Ninja and I met with our newly married friends terapr0 and tash.0 and set our collective sights on Niagara Falls, more... [Read more]

Port Hedland - Western Australia.

phlegmcomicnews.blogspot.fr April 22, 2014
Port Hedland - Western Australia.

Painted in a few hours on an abandoned building. Near one of the main ports for the export of Iron Ore from the Pilbara region. photo by Brendan Hutchens. [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: North Big Island House

jermalism.blogspot.fr April 15, 2014
Abandonment Issues: North Big Island House

Shortly after our tense and incredibly awkward interaction with Mr. Doxsee inside the Doxsee House, we find ourselves scoping out the property of the North... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Chuckery Hill House

jermalism.blogspot.fr April 11, 2014
Abandonment Issues: Chuckery Hill House

As spring finally arrives it brings the end to a long, cold, snowy, and personally difficult winter. The snow bank mountains are receding, the birds are... [Read more]

Book review: Goodbye Monopol 1...Presented by Breevast,...

wallsandpictures.blogspot.fr March 15, 2014
Book review: Goodbye Monopol 1...Presented by Breevast, Kreutz, Friends and Sumo

Now you may think it's a bit late in the day reviewing a book that's been out for a good while, but to some out there you may not even be aware of it's... [Read more]

London's Street Art 2013 - Nostalgia is so last year

graffoto1.blogspot.fr December 29, 2013
London's Street Art 2013 - Nostalgia is so last year

They said it wouldn’t last and dammit they were right. The year turned out to be mortal, just 365 days long but attaching electrodes to 2013’s nipples,... [Read more]

The Cook, The Thief, His Wife And Her Lover

myriamjcpreston.wordpress.com December  7, 2013
The Cook, The Thief, His Wife And Her Lover

If you are considering visiting an abandoned mental hospital in the dark of night with a tired young child take my advice and go see Santa’s grotto instead.... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Ontario Reformatory / Guelph...

jermalism.blogspot.fr November 27, 2013
Abandonment Issues: Ontario Reformatory / Guelph Correctional Centre

Come with us and take a tour of the old Ontario Reformatory. Photography is not permitted inside the building. Our tour guide is beyond informative, firing... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Alderwood Collegiate Institute /...

jermalism.blogspot.fr November 11, 2013
Abandonment Issues: Alderwood Collegiate Institute / Father John Redmond Catholic Secondary School

It's time to take you back to school.Today's class consists of five students, let's take attendance. Ninja IX, Rashomon, Benfoto, Jerm IX, and an exited... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Kingston Penitentiary

jermalism.blogspot.fr October 23, 2013
Abandonment Issues: Kingston Penitentiary

On September 30th, 2013, moments before the last handful of federal inmates were transferred to different facilities, the Kingston Penitentiary held the... [Read more]

MONIKER ART FAIR

jopeel.com October 22, 2013
MONIKER ART FAIR

October 2013 Meet Me in the City An installation for Moniker Art Fair in the Truman Brewery. As one of the Moniker Projects featured artists, Jo... [Read more]

Hit Shot Walls - September 2013

graffoto1.blogspot.fr October 18, 2013
Hit Shot Walls - September 2013

All photos HowAboutNo Words NoLionsInEngland We are just over halfway through October so it must be time to reminisce fondly on the street art that appeared... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Sidbrook Private Hospital

jermalism.blogspot.fr October 17, 2013
Abandonment Issues: Sidbrook Private Hospital

(Photo found online, courtesy of Cobourg Public Library. Unknown date.)This Victorian villa was built in 1857 as a two-storey summer house for the Cobourg... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Mustang Drive-In Theatre

jermalism.blogspot.fr October 14, 2013
Abandonment Issues: Mustang Drive-In Theatre

My first visit to the Mustang Drive-In Theatre in Cavan, Ontario, was as a young teenager in the early 1990s. I couldn't tell you the name of a single movie... [Read more]

The House is Shut Down

ripovisuals.wordpress.com October  8, 2013
The House is Shut Down

And we Represent Filed under: walls Tagged: abandoned, government shutdown, graffiti, house of representatives, represent [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Springville United Church

jermalism.blogspot.fr September  4, 2013
Abandonment Issues: Springville United Church

I have never believed in god. As a child I was unaware of the labels that define and categorize religions and theologies, but I know now that the box I fit... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: House on the Hill

jermalism.blogspot.fr August 27, 2013
Abandonment Issues: House on the Hill

This is undoubtedly one of the saddest stories that I have ever told.This isn't a story with a beginning and a middle. This is a story about an ending.Not to... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: McCormicks Candy Factory

jermalism.blogspot.fr June  4, 2013
Abandonment Issues: McCormicks Candy Factory

I must admit, I have a sweet tooth. Not just for candy and chocolate either. I also have a sweet tooth for abandoned buildings and underground hip hop... [Read more]

The Dependent Series @ LXFactory

stick2target.com October  1, 2014

The Empty Belly thanks to WOOL off fest, has left a new piece in Lisboa, in one of the LXFactory buildings. One of his... [Read more]

DUBL TRUBL film starring Aeon

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk August 22, 2014

Aeon in Sri Lanka from Dubl Trubl on Vimeo.Ahead of the DUBL TRUBL Collective exhibition they have released this short film feature graffiti artist AEON who... [Read more]

No Risk, No Reward: A History of Scottish Graffiti.

Cargo publishing is embarking on a project with crowd-funding platform Unbound, and one of the books they are hoping to crowd-fund is No Risk, No Reward: A... [Read more]

Stop 34

vimeo.com October 28, 2013

Stop 34 - an unauthorised exhibition in an abandoned factory In a place where blood has been spilled, two artists come together, and re-purpose and... [Read more]