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Previews: Tom Sachs – “American Handmade Paintings” @...

arrestedmotion.com March 29, 2014
Previews: Tom Sachs – “American Handmade Paintings” @ Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac (Marais)

Opening as we speak, the Marais location of Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac is hosting the reception for Tom Sachs' new show. The title of the new works, American... [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]

Openings: Augustine Kofie & Moneyless – “Assioma” @...

arrestedmotion.com March 22, 2014
Openings: Augustine Kofie & Moneyless – “Assioma” @ Avantgarden Gallery

Augustine Kofie (featured) and Teo Pirisi aka Moneyless met for the first time in San Francisco back in 2010, and ever since they've been both friends and... [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: GILF! – “Gentrification in Progress” (New York)

arrestedmotion.com March 12, 2014
Streets: GILF! – “Gentrification in Progress” (New York)

Since her performance art/installation piece “Define Progress” (video below) from the Surplus Candy group show a couple months ago, Brooklyn-based artist... [Read more]

Openings: Andrew Hem – “Dream But Don’t Sleep” @ Merry...

arrestedmotion.com March 10, 2014
Openings: Andrew Hem – “Dream But Don’t Sleep” @ Merry Karnowsky Gallery

On Saturday night, the Merry Karnowsky Gallery opened their doors to an impressive new solo show from Andrew Hem (interviewed). Always willing to experiment... [Read more]

Showing: AkaCorleone – “Find Yourself in Chaos” @...

arrestedmotion.com March  6, 2014
Showing: AkaCorleone – “Find Yourself in Chaos” @ Underdogs Gallery

The Underdogs Gallery is Lisbon is currently showing a solo from a young illustrator, graphic designer, and visual artist, AkaCorleone. Otherwise known as... [Read more]

Previews: “A Major Minority” @1:AM Gallery

arrestedmotion.com March  6, 2014
Previews: “A Major Minority” @1:AM Gallery

Curated by Graffuturism founder and artist Poesia, A Major Minority gathers A4 sized works from over 100 artists in 18 countries from what he likes to call... [Read more]

Previews: Pryce Lee – “Single Shot” @ Anonymous Gallery...

arrestedmotion.com March  5, 2014
Previews: Pryce Lee – “Single Shot” @ Anonymous Gallery (Pop Up)

Tomorrow night, Anonymous Gallery in New York will present the first solo exhibition of artist Pryce Lee. Entitled Single Shot, this show consists of... [Read more]

Previews: Cyrcle. – “Overthrone! Pooring Reign” @ Stolen...

arrestedmotion.com March  2, 2014
Previews: Cyrcle. – “Overthrone! Pooring Reign” @ Stolen Space, London

After taking part in this year's POW! WOW! Hawaii with a large scale mural (covered), the Cyrcle. crew are now back in their studio finishing up works for... [Read more]

Studio Visits: Laser 3.14

arrestedmotion.com February 25, 2014
Studio Visits: Laser 3.14

The work of Amsterdam's street art man of mystery, Laser 3.14 is slowly becoming one of the recognizable elements of the Dutch capital. Along with canals,... [Read more]

Speaking with George Colon aka AIM SSB

streetartnyc.org February 20, 2014
Speaking with George Colon aka AIM SSB

Old School New York City writer, George Colon aka AIM SSB credits graffiti with having saved his life in the early 70′s. Decades later, he is back in the... [Read more]

Preview and Full Essay “A Major Minority” Group...

graffuturism.com February 20, 2014
Preview and Full Essay “A Major Minority” Group Exhibition 1AM Gallery San Francisco

    A Major Minority: An Intercontinental Survey of Othercontemporary Urban Art   Exhibition Statement written by Ekg and Poesia.   A Major... [Read more]

SatOne Print Release “Berlin Harddisc” with Drawaline

graffuturism.com February 17, 2014
SatOne Print Release “Berlin Harddisc” with Drawaline

“With his work “Berlin Harddisc” the artist refers to his lasting impression of Berlin and the city’s constantly changing, multilayered and vibrant Graffiti... [Read more]

Overtime: Feb 10 – Feb 16

arrestedmotion.com February 16, 2014
Overtime: Feb 10 – Feb 16

More stories from the week that ended Feb 16 (click on bolded words for more information): Students petition to have Tony Matelli's Sleepwalker sculpture... [Read more]

White Walls Exclusive: Interview with Jet Martinez

whitewallssf.com February 15, 2014
White Walls Exclusive: Interview with Jet Martinez

(Jet Martinez painting a wall inside the gallery. Photo credit: Derek Marcario) Jet Martinez’s latest solo show City of Eternal Springtime opened last week... [Read more]

Pow! Wow! ’14 / Streets: Roid x Insa (Part I)

arrestedmotion.com February 14, 2014
Pow! Wow! ’14 / Streets: Roid x Insa (Part I)

British artists Roid and Insa are part of "team England" at this year's Pow! Wow! Hawaii,  working on an impressive and unusual collaboration. The two are... [Read more]

Pieces of Heaven | Auction to benefit The Art of Elysium

obeygiant.com February 13, 2014
Pieces of Heaven | Auction to benefit The Art of Elysium

I’ve been working with The Art of Elysium for some time because I believe in creating harmony and working together to inspire one another.  “Elysium” is... [Read more]

Und sonst so: 12. 02. 14

rebelart.net February 12, 2014
Und sonst so: 12. 02. 14

Foto: Late/Sol: “36th CHAMBER 1993-2013″, 2014. Via * Art By Telephone | Recalled * Olia Lialina One Terabyte of Kilobyte Age Photo Op” Via * Mathieu... [Read more]

Update: Michel de Broin

rebelart.net February 12, 2014
Update: Michel de Broin

“Silent Shouts”, 2008: “This photographic series explore moments captured of passengers in public transport surrounded with unintelligible inscriptions... [Read more]

Calcutta metro runners

hurtyoubad.com February 10, 2014
Calcutta metro runners

Are these the first panels in service on the Kolkata (Calcutta) metro?? It’s running on line 1 of the 5 lines. Surely Banos or Chintz has done this system... [Read more]

Casey Gray Featured in March Issue of Juxtapoz Magazine

whitewallssf.com February  8, 2014
Casey Gray Featured in March Issue of Juxtapoz Magazine

Local artist Casey Gray has a 10 page feature and interview with Andrew McClintock in the March issue of Juxtapoz, which looks at the art of the 1960′s and... [Read more]

Agostino Iacurci: Small Wheel, Big Wheel at Wunderkammern

romephotoblog.com February  6, 2014
Agostino Iacurci: Small Wheel, Big Wheel at Wunderkammern

Wunderkammern turns back to its Italian roots with Agostino Iacurci‘s solo show Small Wheel, Big Wheel.  Opening on Saturday, February 8 the exhibition is a... [Read more]

Mohawk by John Sinclair

schudio.co.uk February  5, 2014
Mohawk by John Sinclair

Mohawk inner sleeve designed by Chu I’m happy to announce the release of my second sleeve design. The result of many months of digital sculpting,... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Tower Automotive

jermalism.blogspot.co.uk May 28, 2013
Abandonment Issues: Tower Automotive

The image on the left is from the Toronto City Archives. It is dated 1912?/14 but the building wasn't constructed until 1920. So more likely it would have... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Dickson Family Farmhouse

jermalism.blogspot.co.uk May 27, 2013
Abandonment Issues: Dickson Family Farmhouse

Our visit to the Dickson Family Farmhouse in Ingersoll, Ontario was a remarkable experience. The visit, in mid-March, capped off the 2013 Anniversary Tour,... [Read more]

DC-area street artists trade spray paint for faster form...

washingtonpost.com February 21, 2014

DC-area street artists trade spray paint for faster form of tagging, stickeringWashington PostSticker art is increasingly ubiquitous in the D.C. area, in... [Read more]

PS Recruiting Form - Guardian Liberty Voice

guardianlv.com February 20, 2014

PS Recruiting FormGuardian Liberty VoiceBanksy, the mysterious British street artist has again come into the spotlight. This time his work is in Miami on the... [Read more]

Egyptian Desert Sand Spiral Spans Distance And Time

mymodernmet.com February 17, 2014

In the eastern Sahara desert bordering the Red Sea stands Desert Breath, a stunning land-art project comprised of perfectly-formed cones and a glistening... [Read more]

Incredibly Emotive Sculpted Busts

mymodernmet.com February 15, 2014

On her first foray into sculpture, Toronto-based artist Gosia created three distinct sculptures from one identical bust. Although there are several unique... [Read more]

Masters supports graffiti clean up effort in Melbourne’...

puregraffiti.com February 13, 2014

Masters supports graffiti clean up effort in Melbourne’ northHerald SunHume Council supports the 65-year-old volunteer who cleans graffiti hot-spots across... [Read more]

19th-Century Typography Formed with Elegant Landscapes

mymodernmet.com February 12, 2014

Masters of typography have used anything from sharp knives and sculpted metal to bubble wrap as the foundation for beautifully formed characters and... [Read more]

Artist Playfully Transforms Street Markings Into Works of...

mymodernmet.com February 12, 2014

With just a spray paint can and some stencils, Canadian street artist Peter Gibson, aka Roadsworth, transforms all kinds of regular street markings into... [Read more]

Amazing Table Design Produces Colorful Optical Illusions

mymodernmet.com February 11, 2014

Prism is a magical table design that appears to be different from every angle. Developed by Australian-based designer Maurie Novak, of MN Design, the unique... [Read more]

Monorex are looking for Interns!

monorex.com February 11, 2014

So we hear you are interested in interning with us……? We are looking for fresh new interns to come on board and expperience the busy Monorex/ High Rise... [Read more]

Graffiti art highlighted in New York City exhibition -...

indianagazette.com February 11, 2014

Graffiti art highlighted in New York City exhibitionIndiana GazetteAs evidence of graffiti's growing credibility as an art form, Corcoran pointed to the... [Read more]

Brilliant Geometric Street Art With Figures Full of Motion

mymodernmet.com February  9, 2014

Beautiful, high contrast figures full of staggered motion and bright geometric abstractions characterize the fantastic street art of Vesod. Influenced by his... [Read more]

Photo exhibit at railroad museum depicts graffiti –...

puregraffiti.com February  9, 2014

Photo exhibit at railroad museum depicts graffitiAppleton Post Crescent“This exhibit allows the museum to showcase professional photographs of railroad... [Read more]

Graffiti art highlighted in New York City exhibition -...

postandcourier.com February  9, 2014

Graffiti art highlighted in New York City exhibitionCharleston Post CourierAs evidence of graffiti's growing credibility as an art form, Corcoran pointed to... [Read more]

Polymer Clay Rolled into Thin Strands to Form Complete...

mymodernmet.com February  9, 2014

Washinton DC-based illustrator Joseph Barbaccia rolls polymer clay into thin strands of color and lays them out in intricate designs to create his colorful... [Read more]

Jumping Liquids Mimic Japanese Flower Arrangements

mymodernmet.com February  8, 2014

Ikebana is the traditional Japanese art of flower arrangement and Naoko Tosas's Sound of Ikebana is a contemporary take on that time-honored art form. For... [Read more]

Urban art or defacement of public spaces - Himalayan Times

thehimalayantimes.com February  7, 2014

Urban art or defacement of public spacesHimalayan Timesculture, which embraced not only music, but clothing style, language and street art. Such a vibrant... [Read more]

ART TALK: Columbia artists, share your creations or...

columbiamissourian.com February  7, 2014

ART TALK: Columbia artists, share your creations or creative processColumbia MissourianSubmissions can be about visual art, music, writing, jewelry, street... [Read more]

Musicians Play Enchanting Music on Instruments Made of Ice

mymodernmet.com February  6, 2014

Many artists these days are finding brilliant ways to create with ice. In the past, we've seen incredibly complex maze-like castles, ice hotels, and colorful... [Read more]

'TakePart Live: TPL Disrupt' Series: Illegal Art - TakePart

takepart.com February  6, 2014

'TakePart Live: TPL Disrupt' Series: Illegal ArtTakePart“Yarn bombing” is a form of illegal street art where the artists knit art pieces on and around public... [Read more]

Extraordinary Carving in Mural Creates Image For All to...

mymodernmet.com February  5, 2014

In a recent collaboration, street artists Pixel Pancho and Vhils combined their unique styles to paint a mural located in Lisbon, Portugal. Mingling their... [Read more]

Artist's graffiti collection highlights art movement's...

edmontonjournal.com February  4, 2014

Edmonton Journal Artist's graffiti collection highlights art movement's evolution in New York ...Edmonton JournalAs evidence of graffiti's growing... [Read more]

Artist's graffiti collection highlights art movement's...

calgaryherald.com February  4, 2014

Calgary Herald Artist's graffiti collection highlights art movement's evolution in New York ...Calgary HeraldAs evidence of graffiti's growing... [Read more]

Graffiti art highlighted in NYC exhibition - Morning Times

morning-times.com February  4, 2014

Graffiti art highlighted in NYC exhibitionMorning TimesAs evidence of graffiti's growing credibility as an art form, Corcoran pointed to the public interest... [Read more]

Graffiti art highlighted in NYC exhibition - Bellingham...

bellinghamherald.com February  3, 2014

Bellingham Herald Graffiti art highlighted in NYC exhibitionBellingham HeraldAs evidence of graffiti's growing credibility as an art form, Corcoran... [Read more]