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

arrestedmotion.com February 25, 2014
Upcoming: Andrew Hem – “Dream But Don’t Sleep” @ Merry Karnowsky Gallery

After seeing the sweet wave breakdancer that Andrew Hem (interviewed) painted for a show (covered) during POW! WOW! Hawaii, we are really looking forward to... [Read more]

Overtime: Jan 27 – Feb 2

arrestedmotion.com February  2, 2014
Overtime: Jan 27 – Feb 2

More stories from the week that ended Feb 2 (click on bolded words for more information): Roger Ballen's releases book based on photographs with Die... [Read more]

Jasper Wong x Kelly Towles New Mural - Washington, USA

streetartnews.net November 26, 2013
Jasper Wong x Kelly Towles New Mural - Washington, USA

Art Yards DC has finally kicked off and will be creating the largest murals in Washington DC over the next few weeks. Located on 101 M Street Southeast, each... [Read more]

Introducing the Work of Taiyo la Paix, “A Postmodern...

whitewallssf.com November  9, 2013
Introducing the Work of Taiyo la Paix, “A Postmodern Romance” (Bold Life)

Photo: Matt Rose Taiyo La Paix is having his first solo show with White Walls Project Space opening tonight at 7 p.m. In a telling 2011 article in the... [Read more]

Pantonio "Long Ma Jinjsxiu" New Mural - Guangzhou, China

streetartnews.net September 24, 2013
Pantonio "Long Ma Jinjsxiu" New Mural - Guangzhou, China

While we last heard from him in Portugal last month (covered), Pantonio is now in China where he just finished working on this massive piece in Guangzhou,... [Read more]

Titi Freak New Mural In Sao Paulo, Brazil

streetartnews.net September 10, 2013
Titi Freak New Mural In Sao Paulo, Brazil

Brazilian street artist Hamilton Yokota aka Titi Freak is back in Brazil where he just finished working on this beautiful koi fishes mural. As usual with... [Read more]

NUART FESTIVAL 2013 LINE UP JUST ANNOUNCED...

thestreetartblog.net August 22, 2013
NUART FESTIVAL 2013 LINE UP JUST ANNOUNCED...

It gives us great pleasure to announce this years Nuart Festival line up, our most international list of artists yet. 16 artists from 11 countries spanning... [Read more]

The Golden Cartridge

iammorley.squarespace.com August 15, 2013
The Golden Cartridge

As I finished pasting this piece up an elderly Asian woman walked by and looked at it. Her confused expression led me to the conclusion that she was not in... [Read more]

Graffiti Tags in a Different Language

melroseandfairfax.blogspot.com August  1, 2013
Graffiti Tags in a Different Language

Here is a downtown graffiti tag composed not of letters from the English alphabet, but some sort of Asian characters. Wonder if this spells out a real name,... [Read more]

Fin DAC New Mural In Madrid, Spain (Part II)

streetartnews.net July  3, 2013
Fin DAC New Mural In Madrid, Spain (Part II)

After Part I yesterday, we continue our ongoing coverage of Fin DAC's recent trip to Madrid, Spain with this second artwork. Branching away from his usual... [Read more]

London: Olek and the Elephant Family

butterflyartnews.com May 22, 2013
London: Olek and the Elephant Family

Currently on display in London Covent Garden are two multi-coloured crocheted elephants by NYC Street artist Olek. The  Elephant Family  – an initiative... [Read more]

Asian Ladies

melroseandfairfax.blogspot.com February  4, 2013
Asian Ladies

A pair of Asian ladies gets painted behind Beverly Blvd. [Read more]

Finbarr Notte aka Fin DAC

myriamjcpreston.wordpress.com January 24, 2013
Finbarr Notte aka Fin DAC

I have had the pleasure of exchanging wry observations and sarcastic comments with Fin for a couple of years now and in that time he has generated a constant... [Read more]

Finbarr Notte aka Fin DAC

myriamjcpreston.wordpress.com January 24, 2013
Finbarr Notte aka Fin DAC

I have had the pleasure of exchanging wry observations and sarcastic comments with Fin for a couple of years now and in that time he has generated a constant... [Read more]

Simon Silaidis Urban Calligraphy

senseslost.com January 20, 2013
Simon Silaidis Urban Calligraphy

The designer Simon Silaidis has been focussing his work in Urban Calligraphy. His style is a mix of Western, Asian and Arabian calligraphy. He likes to... [Read more]

Unlearn & Peeling Off

melroseandfairfax.blogspot.ie January  8, 2013
Unlearn & Peeling Off

An interesting sticker saying 'Unlearn' along with some Asian characters. Riding with slaps from Inspired to Smile and Bankrupt Slut, both of which have been... [Read more]

Kuro Megami by Junko Mizuno

espvisuals.blogspot.ie December 29, 2012
Kuro Megami by Junko Mizuno

KURO MEGAMI BY JUNKO MIZUNO $400 11-INCH VINYL EDITION OF 200 The goddess beckons. Flowers seductively lead to the serpent in her womb. She wears a coat of... [Read more]

Dash2000 Memorial

mac-arte.blogspot.co.uk March  9, 2012
Dash2000 Memorial

It seems like more and more people have been passing away too soon these days- I guess this is just part of life, part of getting older. This is the second... [Read more]

Friends With Knives @ Crewest Gallery

birdgunblog.blogspot.co.uk July 15, 2010
Friends With Knives @ Crewest Gallery

Crewest Gallery is having a fantastic show in August titled "Friends With Knives".The event will feature some of Abztract featured artists including Joe... [Read more]

Brighton Banksy sold at auction - ITV News

itv.com February 20, 2014

Brighton Banksy sold at auctionITV NewsA piece of graffiti lifted from the side of a Brighton pub has sold for nearly £350,000 at auction in the US.The... [Read more]

Banksy's Kissing Coppers auctioned for $575k in US - The...

asianage.com February 20, 2014

Banksy's Kissing Coppers auctioned for $575k in USThe Asian AgeA mural created on the side of a building by the elusive British street artist known as... [Read more]

Beckham wants to take up street art - The Asian Age

asianage.com February 11, 2014

Beckham wants to take up street artThe Asian Age“Having dabbled with classic painting in the past he now wants to do street art style. First he wants to... [Read more]

David Beckham keen on street art style - Daijiworld.com

daijiworld.com February 11, 2014

Contactmusic.com David Beckham keen on street art styleDaijiworld.comLos Angeles, Feb 11 (IANS): Former football star David Beckham is reportedly... [Read more]

Pro Art Gallery To Open 'Asian Art' Exhibition - PR...

prurgent.com February  6, 2014

Pro Art Gallery To Open 'Asian Art' ExhibitionPR Urgent (press release)Showcased artists include works by Carlos Nadal, Pablo Picasso, Fernando Botero,... [Read more]

Pro Art Gallery To Open 'Asian Art' Exhibition -...

pr-bg.com February  6, 2014

Pro Art Gallery To Open 'Asian Art' ExhibitionPR-BG.com (прессъобщения) (press release)Showcased artists include works by Carlos Nadal, Pablo Picasso,... [Read more]

Wanted: Young artists on the collectors' wall - The Asian...

asianage.com January 16, 2014

Wanted: Young artists on the collectors' wallThe Asian AgeThe annual Chitra Santhe, a street art festival, may not do much in terms of global appeal, but it... [Read more]

Press Release: Paper Trails, a Solo Show by ROA at WW...

whitewallssf.com December 11, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact White Walls- Justin Giarla [email protected] White Walls Project Space Presents: Paper Trails A Solo Show by ROA... [Read more]

Destination vine - Independent Online

iol.co.za December 10, 2013

Independent Online Destination vineIndependent OnlineGraff's personal collection includes works by Damien Hirst, Basquiat, Pablo Picasso, Banksy, Andy... [Read more]

Mapping Melbourne festival showcases talented Asian...

theage.com.au December  5, 2013

The Age Mapping Melbourne festival showcases talented Asian artistsThe AgeThe 32-year-old's work can be spotted on a number of Jakarta walls, under... [Read more]

Crime-themed Lego mural causes a storm in Johor Bahru -...

asiancorrespondent.com November 13, 2013

Asian Correspondent Crime-themed Lego mural causes a storm in Johor BahruAsian CorrespondentA plan to spruce up the streets of the Malaysian border town... [Read more]

Alice Pasquini In South Asia

brooklynstreetart.com November 12, 2013

Urban and fine artist Alice Pasquini just finished a three week trip through Southeast Asian which took her to Singapore, Yogyakarta, and Ho Chi Minh City... [Read more]

Ad Tycoon Charles Saatchi Is Selling Nearly $400000 Worth...

businessinsider.com September 10, 2013

Business Insider Ad Tycoon Charles Saatchi Is Selling Nearly $400000 Worth Of Art In An Online ...Business Insider... fine art online auction house,... [Read more]

Charles Saatchi to sell collection of Middle Eastern...

telegraph.co.uk September  9, 2013

Telegraph.co.uk Charles Saatchi to sell collection of Middle Eastern contemporary art onlineTelegraph.co.uk... fine art online auction house, Christie's... [Read more]

By This Time Next month, This Young, Asian Watford...

huffingtonpost.co.uk August 14, 2013

By This Time Next month, This Young, Asian Watford Resident Will Be a Music ...Huffington Post UK (blog)I'm excited about art and Banksy. Banksy excites... [Read more]

Beyond the Korean Taco: When Asian and Latino American...

blogs.smithsonianmag.com August  6, 2013

Smithsonian (blog) Beyond the Korean Taco: When Asian and Latino American Cultures CollideSmithsonian (blog)You have street art that was sprouted in... [Read more]

Q&A: 'Asian Girlz' Singer Joe Anselm of Day Above Ground...

huffingtonpost.com August  5, 2013

Q&A: 'Asian Girlz' Singer Joe Anselm of Day Above GroundHuffington Post... we live in "interesting times." "It's only Rock n' Roll. (But I like it.)" - The... [Read more]

Smithsonian showcases Asian-Latino links - Chinadaily USA

usa.chinadaily.com.cn August  2, 2013

Chinadaily USA Smithsonian showcases Asian-Latino linksChinadaily USAThe pop-up event will feature art and film projections by Asian and Latino... [Read more]

Smithsonian's Asian-Latino Festival Explores Cultural...

rafu.com July 23, 2013

Smithsonian's Asian-Latino Festival Explores Cultural IntersectionsThe Rafu ShimpoAsian-Latino intersections frequently emerge in urban spaces, and so street... [Read more]

10 Things You Need To Know Before The Opening Bell -...

businessinsider.com June 10, 2013

10 Things You Need To Know Before The Opening BellBusiness InsiderBanksy surveillance art London. REUTERS/Toby Melville. Good morning. Here's what you need... [Read more]

Artists attempt to promote tribal art - The Asian Age

asianage.com May 27, 2013

Artists attempt to promote tribal artThe Asian AgeOf late, a magnificent exhibition featuring the lesser-known Gond and Bhil artworks was showcased at... [Read more]

The war on Terrorism generates more terrorists

obeygiant.com April 30, 2013

To drone or not to drone? U.S. drone policy has been a contentious topic over the last few years. Many people seem to be afraid to speak against drones for... [Read more]

The war on terrorism generates more terrorists

obeygiant.com April 30, 2013

To drone or not to drone? U.S. drone policy has been a contentious topic over the last few years. Many people seem to be afraid to speak against drones for... [Read more]

Popular Asian Cities in the UK - DESIblitz - DESIblitz

desiblitz.com April 18, 2013

Popular Asian Cities in the UK - DESIblitzDESIblitzIt has evolved into an exciting art and fashion hub for students over the years. Like Shoreditch,it... [Read more]

5 Awesome Free Things To Do in L.A. This Week - LA Weekly...

blogs.laweekly.com April 12, 2013

LA Weekly (blog) 5 Awesome Free Things To Do in L.A. This WeekLA Weekly (blog)(Stalking the world's walls also inspired Pedersen's love of street art... [Read more]

Singapore's mixed but hopeful message on street art -...

asiancorrespondent.com April  8, 2013

Asian Correspondent Singapore's mixed but hopeful message on street artAsian CorrespondentMonths after sentencing a young street artist for public... [Read more]

Asian Beer Brand Delivers Multi-Arts Mashup With "Tiger...

artinfo.com March 17, 2013

Asian Beer Brand Delivers Multi-Arts Mashup With "Tiger Translates" FestivalARTINFOMeanwhile, New Zealand street artist Enforce One (also known as Gary... [Read more]

The trunk that's a trip hazard: Artist sketches amazing...

dailymail.co.uk March  9, 2013

Daily Mail The trunk that's a trip hazard: Artist sketches amazing 3D elephant outside ...Daily MailA Dutch artist has produced an stunningly... [Read more]

South Korean animation: is the underdog finally having...

guardian.co.uk January 22, 2013

The Guardian (blog) South Korean animation: is the underdog finally having its day?The Guardian (blog)It's a sad fact that the biggest exposure for... [Read more]

LRG Artist Driven Asia Tour - Part One: Bangkok

blog.ulamongedesigns.com January 22, 2013

Three of the world's top graffiti artists, Pose, Vizie, and Steel of the LRG Artist Driven team head out on an Asian tour in search of inspiration with their... [Read more]

Arty party with a new type of hope - The Asian Age

asianage.com January  7, 2013

Arty party with a new type of hopeThe Asian Age“I have been associated with street art for quite sometime. However, I wanted to do something more than... [Read more]