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"Cecil The Lion", a tribute by DZIA in Glasgow, Scotland

streetartnews.net August  2, 2015
"Cecil The Lion", a tribute by DZIA in Glasgow, Scotland

Our buddy DZIA recently spent some time in the lovely city of Glasgow in Scotland where he managed to cram in several pieces. Amongst some of his signature... [Read more]

"The Mediterranean Tunnel" by MTO in Malta & Italy

streetartnews.net July 31, 2015
"The Mediterranean Tunnel" by MTO in Malta & Italy

MTO just sent us a series of images from a brilliant intervention he just finished working on in Sliema, Malta and Sapri, Italy.Entitled "The Mediterranean... [Read more]

Ron English "Temper Tot", a new piece in Manhattan, New...

streetartnews.net July 31, 2015
Ron English "Temper Tot", a new piece in Manhattan, New York City

Ron English spent the last few days on his cherry picker to work on a new piece in Manhattan for The Lisa Project.The American pop-artist brought to life one... [Read more]

James Bullough creates a new piece for the Richmond Mural...

streetartnews.net July 29, 2015
James Bullough creates a new piece for the Richmond Mural Project

James Bullough spent the last few days in Richmond where he was invited by Art Whino to paint for the Richmond Mural Project.The American artist combines a... [Read more]

SeaWalls '15: Hueman unveils her new mural in Cozumel,...

streetartnews.net July 27, 2015
SeaWalls '15: Hueman unveils her new mural in Cozumel, Mexico

While you discovered some exclusive progress shots a few days ago, Allison Torneros aka Hueman has now wrapped up her piece in Cozumel, Mexico.In town for... [Read more]

Eclair Bandersnatch: Street Artist for the Snowden Age

stencilarchive.org July 26, 2015
Eclair Bandersnatch: Street Artist for the Snowden Age

Artist Interview News Articles Eclair Bandersnatch: Street Artist for the Snowden AgeAnnalee Newitz, Gizmodo Walk pretty much anywhere in San... [Read more]

SeaWalls '15: Work In Progress by Zio Ziegler in Cozumel,...

streetartnews.net July 21, 2015
SeaWalls '15: Work In Progress by Zio Ziegler in Cozumel, Mexico

Zio Ziegler is also part of this year's line-up for SeaWalls 2015 and PangeaSeed which is currently taking place on the streets of Cozumel in Mexico.After... [Read more]

A large portrait by Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada in Goes,...

streetartnews.net July 21, 2015
A large portrait by Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada in Goes, Netherlands

Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada recently spent some time in Netherlands where he was invited by the good lads from the MuralGoes Festival.Painting on the busy streets... [Read more]

James Jean unveils a new piece in Long Beach for Pow! Wow!

streetartnews.net July 21, 2015
James Jean unveils a new piece in Long Beach for Pow! Wow!

James Jean was also in California for the excellent Pow! Wow! Long Beach which took place earlier this month.The American artist spent a few days up high on... [Read more]

Onesto and Mart Aire New Camden Mural

hookedblog.co.uk July 20, 2015
Onesto and Mart Aire New Camden Mural

Argentinian artist Mart Aire is currently in the UK for a few weeks and has already been featured on Hookedblog with the first mural the artist painted... [Read more]

Now Experts Are Issuing Warnings About Sunburn Art

stencilarchive.org July 20, 2015
Now Experts Are Issuing Warnings About Sunburn Art

News Articles Now Experts Are Issuing Warnings About Sunburn Art By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, July 16, 2015 (HealthDay News) —... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey's Arrest Begs Question: Art or Vandalism?

stencilarchive.org July 20, 2015
Shepard Fairey's Arrest Begs Question: Art or Vandalism?

Historical Item Legal Information News Articles How Shepard Fairey's arrest provides a new look at an old question: Is it art or is it vandalism?... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey "Black Gold" Limited Edition Print Release

streetartnews.net July 18, 2015
Shepard Fairey "Black Gold" Limited Edition Print Release

Shepard Fairey is set to release a new edition entitled "Black Gold" next week via ObeyGiant.The print is an edition of 450, it measures 18 x 24 inches,... [Read more]

Ador paints new street pieces in Blackpool, UK

streetartnews.net July 17, 2015
Ador paints new street pieces in Blackpool, UK

Freshly returned from a lengthy North American tour, Ador is now in the UK where he was invited to paint for the Sand, Sea [Read more]

RETNA unveils a giant mural in Copenhagen, Denmark

streetartnews.net July 16, 2015
RETNA unveils a giant mural in Copenhagen, Denmark

Denmark and Copenhagen are booming with Public Art and the latest addition is a brand new mural by RETNA which was just completed last night.Painting in the... [Read more]

Tristan Eaton creates a large piece for Pow! Wow! Long Beach

streetartnews.net July 14, 2015
Tristan Eaton creates a large piece for Pow! Wow! Long Beach

Our buddy Tristan Eaton was part of the first edition of Pow! Wow! Long Beach which just took place in California.Entitled "The American Way", the American... [Read more]

Owen Dippie creates a new mural in Bushwick, New York City

streetartnews.net July 10, 2015
Owen Dippie creates a new mural in Bushwick, New York City

The latest addition to the Bushwick Collective's collection of murals in New York City is a new piece by Owen Dippie which was just completed earlier this... [Read more]

PAY 2 PLAY: Democracy’s High Stakes

obeygiant.com July  8, 2015
PAY 2 PLAY: Democracy’s High Stakes

It’s simple, “when money equals speech, speech ceases to be free.” Corruption surrounding big money in politics affects every single American. It’s time... [Read more]

Post 4th of July Reflection

obeygiant.com July  6, 2015
Post 4th of July Reflection

I did a good bit of reading of American political speeches over the weekend from Thomas Payne to the present. I never intend to embark on a civics lecture,... [Read more]

SHEPARD FAIREY: ON OUR HANDS, OPENS SEPTEMBER 17 AT JACOB...

obeygiant.com June 29, 2015
SHEPARD FAIREY: ON OUR HANDS, OPENS SEPTEMBER 17 AT JACOB LEWIS GALLERY

Jacob Lewis Gallery is pleased to present On Our Hands, an exhibition of new paintings by Shepard Fairey. The exhibition will be on view September 18—October... [Read more]

Artist Interview: Jaz

streetartnews.net June 23, 2015
Artist Interview: Jaz

Franco Fasoli aka Jaz is recognized as one of the first major graffiti writers to begin painting in the streets of Buenos Aires in the mid 1990’s. His... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey unveils "Israel / Palestine", a new mural...

streetartnews.net June 18, 2015
Shepard Fairey unveils "Israel / Palestine", a new mural in Berlin, Germany

After Munich, Germany a few days ago, Shepard Fairey is now in Berlin where he joined Urban Nation and StolenSpace for the PM8 event. After two days of work... [Read more]

Jeff Soto creates a beautiful piece on LA Brea in Los...

streetartnews.net June 17, 2015
Jeff Soto creates a beautiful piece on LA Brea in Los Angeles

Our friend Jeff Soto is currently in sunny Los Angeles, Calfirornia where he just finished working on a brand new street piece.It took just a few hours for... [Read more]

"Paint It Black" a new mural by Shepard Fairey in Munich,...

streetartnews.net June 17, 2015
"Paint It Black" a new mural by Shepard Fairey in Munich, Germany

Shepard Fairey has landed in Europe and his first stop in Munich, Germany where he just finished working on this new piece.Invited by the guys at Positive... [Read more]

Nychos' MURAL 15 mural in Montreal, Canada

hookedblog.co.uk June 15, 2015
Nychos' MURAL 15 mural in Montreal, Canada

In our continued coverage of this years Mural Festival in Montreal, Canada we bring you photos of Austrian street artist Nychos' newly finished wall for the... [Read more]

Went to my wife’s high school reunion yesterday and had...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com June 14, 2015
Went to my wife’s high school reunion yesterday and had...

Went to my wife’s high school reunion yesterday and had the pleasure of perusing the Addison Gallery of American Art. Quite a choice collection of works.... [Read more]

"La Abuelita" : Recent mural in Los Angeles by EL MAC x...

mac-arte.blogspot.com June 14, 2015
"La Abuelita" : Recent mural in Los Angeles by EL MAC x KOFIE x NUKE

La abuelita, the grandmother, weaver of blankets,You gaze upon a new day as the moon sets in the west,its incandescent glow and light guides the spirits that... [Read more]

Cyrcle's Nothing Exists solo exhibition at Montreal's...

hookedblog.co.uk June 11, 2015
Cyrcle's Nothing Exists solo exhibition at Montreal's Station16 Gallery

Hookedblog are currently in Montreal, Canada for the third edition of the MURAL festival which this year sees the festival grow from a 4 day festival into an... [Read more]

Buff Monster paints a new mural at The Bushwick...

streetartnews.net June 10, 2015
Buff Monster paints a new mural at The Bushwick Collective block party Brooklyn, NYC

This past weekend was The Bushwick Collective's 3rd annual block party featuring musical acts like Dj Evil Dee of Black Moon and Fat Joe who rocked the... [Read more]

"Flyboy" a massive mural by Hebru Brantley in Chicago, USA

streetartnews.net June  7, 2015
"Flyboy" a massive mural by Hebru Brantley in Chicago, USA

Just before the opening of his solo exhibition "Memoirs of the Minimum Wage" at Vertical Gallery, Hebru Brantley wrapped up a massive new piece on the sunny... [Read more]

"HomerBob" a new piece by Jerkface in Bushwick, New York...

streetartnews.net June  6, 2015
"HomerBob" a new piece by Jerkface in Bushwick, New York City

Earlier this afternoon, Jerkface finished working on a brand new piece which was painted for the annual block party organized by the good lads from The... [Read more]

"Nuestra Gente", a new mural by El Mac in Phoenix, Arizona

streetartnews.net June  4, 2015
"Nuestra Gente", a new mural by El Mac in Phoenix, Arizona

El Mac recently stopped by Phoenix in Arizona where he created this large-scale mural entitled "Nuestra Gente" ( Our People ).The background designs around... [Read more]

Kate Moss Summer Special - Exclusively at 5 Pieces Gallery

Kate Moss Summer Special - Exclusively at 5 Pieces Gallery

One of Kate Moss earliest photoshoots also happened to be her most controversial. At the age of 16, Kate Moss posed for famous fashion photographer Kate... [Read more]

MADSTEEZ brings his magic to the streets of Toowoomba &...

streetartnews.net May 22, 2015
MADSTEEZ brings his magic to the streets of Toowoomba & Sydney in Australia

The one and only MADSTEEZ just returned from Australia where he brought his unique touch to the streets of Toowoomba and Sydney.Geared with a gazillion... [Read more]

Ernest Doty unveils a new mural in Oakland, California

streetartnews.net May 21, 2015
Ernest Doty unveils a new mural in Oakland, California

Ernest Doty just sent us a series of fresh images from his brand new mural which was recently completed on the streets of Oakland in California.Geared with... [Read more]

"Pattern Of Destruction" a new piece by Shepard Fairey in...

streetartnews.net May 20, 2015
"Pattern Of Destruction" a new piece by Shepard Fairey in Detroit

Shepard Fairey and his team are currently in Detroit, USA preparing for his upcoming major solo exhibition with the good lads from Library Street... [Read more]

Axel Void paints a stunning mural in Mosciano, Italy

streetartnews.net May 18, 2015
Axel Void paints a stunning mural in Mosciano, Italy

Axel Void is currently in Europe where he spent some time painting on the streets of Mosciano, a town and comune of the province of Teramo in the Abruzzo... [Read more]

Stinkfish — Colourful Street Artist Hits London

hookedblog.co.uk May 12, 2015
Stinkfish — Colourful Street Artist Hits London

Based in Bogotá, Columbian artist Stinkfish is the latest South American street artist to visit London. The last few weeks we have seen new street works... [Read more]

Spring Offering Mural by Bailon, Sliks & Jimmy C

hookedblog.co.uk May  9, 2015
Spring Offering Mural by Bailon, Sliks & Jimmy C

Following their successful joint exhibition Naturally Unstable with Dope Gallery last week in Shoreditch, South American artists Mateus Bailon and Rafael... [Read more]

Clare Rojas "Promise" Limited Edition Letter Press Print

streetartnews.net May  5, 2015
Clare Rojas "Promise" Limited Edition Letter Press Print

Our friends at Luggage Store San Francisco have in store a very limited amount of "Promise" prints from the legendary Clare Rojas. In Clare Rojas' works,... [Read more]

Essentials: MADSTEEZ

streetartnews.net April 29, 2015
Essentials: MADSTEEZ

Having painted extensively on a global scale, American artist MADSTEEZ is a name that rings bells in both realms of art and street culture. Bright colors and... [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]

GIVING UP ON PRESIDENT OBAMA

obeygiant.com June 16, 2015

Included below is an e-mail exchange between Mr. Bradley Carlson of Miami, Florida.  Mr. Carlson reached out to Shepard to share his viewpoints and concern... [Read more]

Support Einstein on the Beach!

obeygiant.com June  3, 2015

Director John Walter is completing his documentary on Philip Glass and Robert Wilson’s avant-garde opera Einstein on the Beach. The film THE EARTH MOVES: A... [Read more]

TILT - ELEVATE

vimeo.com November 19, 2012

Director: Benjamin Roudet / Big Addict Year: 2012 Music intro: Sam Cooke - A change is gonna come Label: RCA Victor label 1964 Music: Recordkingz feat.... [Read more]

SAFEWALLS | LAS VEGAS 2011 | Amy Sol

vimeo.com August  9, 2011

Interview with American artist Amy Sol about her original artwork for SAFEWALLS. Print available at shop.safewalls.org Learn more: safewalls.org |... [Read more]

SAFEWALLS | NEW YORK 2011 | Ron English

vimeo.com July 22, 2011

Interview with American artist Ron English by SAFEWALLS. Ron English print available at shop.safewalls.org Learn more: safewalls.org |... [Read more]

SAFEWALLS | NEW YORK 2011 | Tara McPherson

vimeo.com July 18, 2011

Interview with American artist Tara McPherson about her original artwork for SAFEWALLS. Print available at shop.safewalls.org Learn more: safewalls.org |... [Read more]

SAFEWALLS | LAS VEGAS 2011 | Casey Weldon

vimeo.com June  7, 2011

Interview with American artist Casey Weldon about his original Zumanity poster for SAFEWALLS. Print available at shop.safewalls.org Learn more:... [Read more]

SAFEWALLS | LAS VEGAS 2011 | Chet Zar

vimeo.com May 20, 2011

Interview with American artist Chet Zar about his original artwork for SAFEWALLS. Print available at shop.safewalls.org Learn more: safewalls.org |... [Read more]