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Marrakech and the MB6 Street Art Project

hookedblog.co.uk April 27, 2016
Marrakech and the MB6 Street Art Project

Art and travel are among two of our favourite things so when an email came through inviting us to the Marrakech Biennale we were pretty excited especially as... [Read more]

Upfest partners with Mr Men Little Miss to create Mr Graff

hookedblog.co.uk April 26, 2016
Upfest partners with Mr Men Little Miss to create Mr Graff

Everyone favourite childhood story book characters Mr Men s 45th anniversary celebrations, the Mr Graff character has been designed by Bristol based graffiti... [Read more]

Can you copyright graffiti? We’re about to find out

blog.vandalog.com April 21, 2016
Can you copyright graffiti? We’re about to find out

Rime’s artwork (left) and a suit by Moschino (right) Last year, the fashion designer Jeremy Scott quite obviously appropriated artwork by Rime for a... [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]

VICTOR GASTELUM - "Velveteen Angel" Preorder

stencilarchive.org April 18, 2016
VICTOR GASTELUM - "Velveteen Angel" Preorder

Artist News VELVETEEN ANGELthe movie, the soundtrack, the comic bookA compilation of single-panel dramas by Victor Gastelum1991-2007... [Read more]

Alan Kitching: A Life in Letterpress Book

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk April 17, 2016
Alan Kitching: A Life in Letterpress Book

The long-awaited monograph of Alan Kitching, world-renowned typographer, designer and letterpress practitioner, is finally here, available exclusively at... [Read more]

Passed by this today and it struck me that most of these...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com April  8, 2016
Passed by this today and it struck me that most of these text...

Passed by this today and it struck me that most of these text pieces are meditations on memory in one form or another. #art #elbowtoe #text #oilbar... [Read more]

Argentinean Artist Elian's Exercise Of Anamorphosis #2...

hookedblog.co.uk April  7, 2016
Argentinean Artist Elian's Exercise Of Anamorphosis #2 for The Crystal Ship Festival

Hookedblog are currently in the beautiful coastal Belgium city of Ostend for the first edition of The Crystal Ship Festival, a contemporary street art... [Read more]

Street Artist Sails into Ostend, Belgium for the The...

hookedblog.co.uk April  6, 2016
Street Artist Sails into Ostend, Belgium for the The Crystal Ship Festival

Belgium — We are currently making our way across Europe on route to the coastal city of Ostend for the Crystal Ship festival via the Eurostar. This will be... [Read more]

Exhibition Opening: Istvan Betuker - Lesson in Logging

5piecesgallery.blogspot.com March 14, 2016
Exhibition Opening: Istvan Betuker - Lesson in Logging

Exhibition Opening: Istvan Betuker - Lesson in Logging http://bit.ly/1DXgQ76The painting series Lesson in Logging, presents seven figures chatting next to... [Read more]

ONE MORE THAN FOUR

lykenlove.wordpress.com March  8, 2016
ONE MORE THAN FOUR

I’m writing this post a week into a five week “Cryptic” research residency at Cove Park, a creative retreat overlooking Loch Long in Argyll and Bute. It... [Read more]

The Handcrafted Paper Stencils of a Kimono Designer Who...

stencilarchive.org February 26, 2016
The Handcrafted Paper Stencils of a Kimono Designer Who Turned to Prints

Historical Item In the Galleries The Handcrafted Paper Stencils of a Kimono Designer Who Turned to Printsby Claire Voon on February 24, 2016 for... [Read more]

Animated Street Art Cat by London artist DrCream

hookedblog.co.uk February 23, 2016
Animated Street Art Cat by London artist DrCream

A regular on the streets, artist and animator Dr Cream's wheat pasted posters and miniature resin 3D street art pieces will be familiar to fans of the art... [Read more]

C215's Monograph Book Launch At StolenSpace London

hookedblog.co.uk February 14, 2016
C215's Monograph Book Launch At StolenSpace London

French stencil artists C215 aka Christian Guémy's work (Previous on Hookedblog) has been a regular fixture on the streets of East London going all the way... [Read more]

Slogan Art

woostercollective.com February  9, 2016
Slogan Art

Irish writer and filmmaker Rockatansky grabs us with his slogan art, creating formal epigrams, slogans and commentary. His work (and writing) is about... [Read more]

This week my friends I am honored to have work in a...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com February  2, 2016
This week my friends I am honored to have work in a wonderful...

This week my friends I am honored to have work in a wonderful show at Andrew Edlin Gallery. Andrew Edlin Gallery is pleased to present the group... [Read more]

As I was referencing Howard Hodgkin yesterday, I thought...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com February  1, 2016
As I was referencing Howard Hodgkin yesterday, I thought it...

As I was referencing Howard Hodgkin yesterday, I thought it might be interesting to look at the drawing skills that are a foundation for his paintings.... [Read more]

Drawing is so essential to so many aspects of art making,...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com January 31, 2016
Drawing is so essential to so many aspects of art making,...

Drawing is so essential to so many aspects of art making, transmitting ideas into marks, that I want to take some time on here exploring how different... [Read more]

KAWS first UK museum show at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk January 28, 2016
KAWS first UK museum show at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

KAWS, one of street art’s favourite artists, who has previously collaborated with Pharrell, Kate Moss and Kanye West, is about to open his first-ever UK... [Read more]

Reba (detail), 1998 Oil on panel There was a 5 year...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com January 26, 2016
Reba (detail), 1998
Oil on panel

There was a 5 year stretch...

Reba (detail), 1998 Oil on panel There was a 5 year stretch about 20 years ago where I was passionately chasing the mark making of Frank Auerbach(I... [Read more]

Banksy's London artwork highlights teargas use in Calais...

hookedblog.co.uk January 25, 2016
Banksy's London artwork highlights teargas use in Calais refugee camp

The internet was abuzz late Sunday afternoon with talk of a possible new stencil artwork from British artist Banksy. A number of various cropped images of... [Read more]

Book Review: Tape Art – Ideas and Projects

urbankulturblog.com January 14, 2016
Book Review: Tape Art – Ideas and Projects

“Tape is the new paint”, say the 3 members of the Klebebande, Bruno Kelberg, Bodo Höbing and Kolja Buttmann, Berlin’s prominent tape art trio. It’s hard to... [Read more]

Book Review: Tape Art – Ideas and Projects

urbankulturblog.com January 14, 2016
Book Review: Tape Art – Ideas and Projects

“Tape is the new paint”, say the 3 members of the Klebebande, Bruno Kelberg, Bodo Höbing and Kolja Buttmann, Berlin’s prominent tape art trio. It’s hard to... [Read more]

A Journey to the Oldest Cave Paintings in the World

stencilarchive.org January  8, 2016
A Journey to the Oldest Cave Paintings in the World

Historical Item News Articles A Journey to the Oldest Cave Paintings in the WorldThe discovery in a remote part of Indonesia has scholars rethinking... [Read more]

PaperMonster : The Archangel

papermonster.wordpress.com December 14, 2015
PaperMonster : The Archangel

About a year back I was tasked with creating a commissioned art piece based on a statue located at Pennsylvania’s 30th Street Station.  Via WIKIPEDIA: “The... [Read more]

Theorem Art in Williamsburg, VA

stencilarchive.org December 10, 2015
Theorem Art in Williamsburg, VA

Historical Item In the Galleries Colonial Williamsburg presents theorem art at Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art MuseumBy HOLLY PRESTIDGE Richmond... [Read more]

PaperMonster : Stencil Art Tutorial “The Evolution of a...

papermonster.wordpress.com December  8, 2015
PaperMonster : Stencil Art Tutorial “The Evolution of a Painting”

 I wanted to share another quick tutorial. It is about the evolution of a painting. As the years pass and we create new paintings we begin to develop a... [Read more]

Shepard on Paris, Politics, and Activism via Forbes

obeygiant.com December  7, 2015
Shepard on Paris, Politics, and Activism via Forbes

Shepard spoke with Forbes while installing his latest Earth Crisis Globe at the Eiffel Tower and discussed politics, environmental activism, and what’s in... [Read more]

Shepard on Paris, Politics, and Activism via Forbes

obeygiant.com December  7, 2015
Shepard on Paris, Politics, and Activism via Forbes

Shepard spoke with Forbes while installing his latest Earth Crisis Globe at the Eiffel Tower and discussed politics, environmental activism, and what’s in... [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]

Exhibition Opening: Isa Dahl - Dusk and dawn

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr November 18, 2015
Exhibition Opening: Isa Dahl - Dusk and dawn

We are very pleased to show nine new paintings by German artist Isa Dahl: http://bit.ly/1DXgQ76Isa Dahl paints in a very concentrated way, with wide sweeping... [Read more]

A PRIMITIVE FUTURE OPENS AT SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS DEC. 5

obeygiant.com November 18, 2015
A PRIMITIVE FUTURE OPENS AT SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS DEC. 5

SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS is pleased to present A Primitive Future, an exhibition featuring new work by AJ Fosik, Ben Venom, Frohawk Two Feathers, Haroshi, Lucien... [Read more]

A PRIMITIVE FUTURE OPENS AT SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS DEC. 5

obeygiant.com November 18, 2015
A PRIMITIVE FUTURE OPENS AT SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS DEC. 5

SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS is pleased to present A Primitive Future, an exhibition featuring new work by AJ Fosik, Ben Venom, Frohawk Two Feathers, Haroshi, Lucien... [Read more]

Good Night Editions & Decided / Unecided present: FORE

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk November 17, 2015
Good Night Editions & Decided / Unecided  present: FORE

GOOD NIGHT EDITIONS & DECIDED / UNDECIDED present:FORE - An evening of art and fine wine."Fore" is the coming together of four artists with in a unique space... [Read more]

Has street art “sold out and gentrified our cities”?

blog.vandalog.com November 12, 2015
Has street art “sold out and gentrified our cities”?

The entrance to Wynwood Walls in Miami, Florida. Photo by Osseous. Earlier this week, the online street art community was abuzz about an article by Rafael... [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]

'Your Not My Type' EINE

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk October  8, 2015
'Your Not My Type' EINE

StolenSpace is proud to present an inaugural solo show from one of the most renowned names in British Street Art, Ben Eine.Eine remains one of London's most... [Read more]

'Your Not My Type' Ben Eine's London Solo Show

hookedblog.co.uk October  6, 2015
'Your Not My Type' Ben Eine's London Solo Show

East London's StolenSpace gallery is set to present the inaugural solo show from one of the most renowned names in British Street Art, Ben Eine."Eine remains... [Read more]

Lonac paints "Xenophora" a new photo realistic mural in...

streetartnews.net September 30, 2015
Lonac paints "Xenophora" a new photo realistic mural in Zagreb, Croatia

Only few weeks after finishing his latest mural in Bosnia, Croatian artist Lonac just revealed another photo realistic beauty in his hometown of Zagreb.... [Read more]

The Great Indoors

lykenlove.wordpress.com September  7, 2015
The Great Indoors

So it’s now early September and Emma and I are just back from taking a week out from our current projects to rehearse and install our “The Terrestrial Sea”... [Read more]

“Dørene Lukkes” by Telmo Miel in Oslo, Norway

streetartnews.net May  4, 2016

For two weeks Telmo Miel have been painting the entire Subway station ‘Ulsrud’ in Oslo.  Going to work every day they took a bus to Tøyen, got into the... [Read more]

Preview: “Between The Lines” @ The Mine Dubai

streetartnews.net May  1, 2016

Later this month, an exciting group exhibition entitled “Between The Lines” will be opening in Dubai, United Arab Emirates at The Mine Gallery. Curated by... [Read more]

Add Fuel “Upwards Descent” in Perth, Australia

streetartnews.net April 21, 2016

Diogo Machado aka Add Fuel recently took part in this year’s edition of Perth’s Public2016 festival. First time in Australia, working with great lienup of... [Read more]

The Crystal Ship: “1430-1350 BC” by Faith47 in Oostende,...

streetartnews.net April 11, 2016

Faith47  recently spent some time in Oostende, Belgium for the first edition of The Crystal Ship Festival. The Crystal Ship is a contemporary art festival... [Read more]

Add Fuel in Gainesville, Florida

streetartnews.net April  8, 2016

Diogo Machado aka Add Fuel from Portugal recently spent some time in US, working on a new pieces throughout downtown Gainesville. Invited by the curator of... [Read more]

Only In Dreams

iammorley.squarespace.com April  4, 2016

I have a very vivid memory of being 12 years old and laying on my bedroom floor in Iowa and listening to "Only In Dreams" by the band Weezer. It was that... [Read more]

“Miso, Bianca & Hana” by Rone in Melbourne, Australia

streetartnews.net March 10, 2016

Rone has just completed a new mural on the streets of Melbourne just in time for International Women’s Day. The piece features three local female artists ,... [Read more]

Artist Interview: Hula

streetartnews.net March  7, 2016

  Hula is quickly becoming a master of the female form, the images of his bathing women enjoying the warm Hawaiian seas or the ice lands have travelled the... [Read more]

“Wild Boar” by Bordalo II in Bragança, Portugal

streetartnews.net February 25, 2016

Bordalo II is back in Portugal where he just finished working on one of his impressive installations somewhere on the streets of Bragança. Entitled “Wild... [Read more]

Insanity

iammorley.squarespace.com October 23, 2015

Under the stars,' she repeated. 'I never noticed the stars before. I always thought of them as great big diamonds that belonged to someone. Now they frighten... [Read more]