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Yoskay Yamamoto x Big Bad Wolf Apparel Collection

streetartnews.net October  1, 2014
Yoskay Yamamoto x Big Bad Wolf Apparel Collection

Our friends at POW! WOW! are launching a super cute new project for all the tiny Street Art fans out there!Big Bad Wolf is about being unordinary. It is... [Read more]

Fin DAC paints a new mural in Berlin, Germany for Urban...

streetartnews.net September 21, 2014
Fin DAC paints a new mural in Berlin, Germany for Urban Nation

Fin DAC recently stopped by Germany where he was invited by Urban Nation and London Graffiti to paint a new piece for the One Wall project on the streets of... [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]

Dead Fish & Pigs Tongues

myriamjcpreston.wordpress.com December  8, 2012
Dead Fish & Pigs Tongues

Passed through a few Christmas Fairs today, some were darker than others. After the awe and wonder of Black Xmas at Signal gallery I took a... [Read more]

Dead Fish & Pigs Tongues

myriamjcpreston.wordpress.com December  8, 2012
Dead Fish & Pigs Tongues

Passed through a few Christmas Fairs today, some were darker than others. After the awe of Black Xmas at Signal gallery I took a stroll to Old... [Read more]

Spotlight: Saad Qureshi

beautifulcrime.com December  3, 2012
Spotlight: Saad Qureshi

'Quicken' by Saad Qureshi If you watched BBC 2′s ‘School of Saatchi‘ back in 2009, you might remember an artist called Saad Qureshi. Qureshi, then aged... [Read more]

Spotlight: Saad Qureshi

beautifulcrime.com December  3, 2012
Spotlight: Saad Qureshi

'Quicken' by Saad Qureshi If you watched BBC 2′s ‘School of Saatchi‘ back in 2009, you might remember an artist called Saad Qureshi. Qureshi, then aged... [Read more]

Thank You to Our November Sponsors

blog.vandalog.com November 30, 2012
Thank You to Our November Sponsors

We would like to take a brief moment to thank this month’s sponsors. These are the organizations and companies that keep us publishing, so be sure to check... [Read more]

Spotlight: Zeng Fanzhi

beautifulcrime.com November  4, 2012
Spotlight: Zeng Fanzhi

'Hare' 2012 Beijing-based Chinese artist Zeng Fanzhi broke the Asian record for contemporary art when one of his works made $816,400 at a Christie’s sale... [Read more]

Spotlight: Zeng Fanzhi at Gagosian

beautifulcrime.com November  4, 2012
Spotlight: Zeng Fanzhi at Gagosian

'Hare' 2012 Beijing-based Chinese artist Zeng Fanzhi broke the Asian record for contemporary art when one of his works made $816,400 at a Christie’s sale... [Read more]

Thank You to Our October Sponsors

blog.vandalog.com October 30, 2012
Thank You to Our October Sponsors

We would like to take a brief moment to thank this month’s sponsors. These are the organizations and companies that keep us publishing, so be sure to check... [Read more]

Overtime: Oct 22 – Oct 28

arrestedmotion.com October 28, 2012
Overtime: Oct 22 – Oct 28

Overtime stories of the week: Damien Hirst's new controversial dissected Verity sculpture has been installed in the UK. Lawsuit claims Knoedler... [Read more]

Shafiur Rahman

myriamjcpreston.wordpress.com October 17, 2012
Shafiur Rahman

I first became aware of Shafiur Rahman when I was taking shots of ROA paint at The Foundary in Old Street a couple of years ago. When I uploaded the images... [Read more]

On Art: Hayward Gallery Chief Curator, Stephanie Rosenthal

beautifulcrime.com September  5, 2012
On Art: Hayward Gallery Chief Curator, Stephanie Rosenthal

Stephanie Rosenthal, Chief Curator, The Hayward Gallery Performance and installation art have become hugely popular topics of conversation in the art... [Read more]

On Art: Hayward Gallery Chief Curator, Stephanie Rosenthal

beautifulcrime.com September  5, 2012
On Art: Hayward Gallery Chief Curator, Stephanie Rosenthal

Stephanie Rosenthal, Chief Curator, The Hayward Gallery Performance and installation art have become hugely popular topics of conversation in the art... [Read more]

Friends With Knives @ Crewest Gallery

birdgunblog.blogspot.ie 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]

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]

Banksy's Haight St. Rat Turns Up in Miami

stencilarchive.org December 28, 2012

News Articles I sell a rat By caitlinCreated 12/18/2012 - 6:02pmPublic street art as private purchase? Banksy's Haight Street rat turns up in... [Read more]

RETNA - Art in the Streets - MOCAtv

blog.ulamongedesigns.com December 11, 2012

Graffiti Writer RETNA talks about his life, his love, and his motivation to create art. RETNA is a valiant and innovative unifier of culture. Through his... [Read more]

This winter, drape a pashmina - The Asian Age

asianage.com December  9, 2012

This winter, drape a pashminaThe Asian AgeOlsen, for instance, is a well-known Norwegian artist specialising in street art and some of his designs have now... [Read more]

Burma graffiti artists unhappy with new ban | Asia News –...

asiancorrespondent.com December  5, 2012

Asian Correspondent Burma graffiti artists unhappy with new ban | Asia News – Politics, Media ...Asian CorrespondentThe 27-year-old artist is one of... [Read more]

Fantastic 3D Illusion Street Art - Asian Correspondent

asiancorrespondent.com December  1, 2012

Fantastic 3D Illusion Street ArtAsian CorrespondentMadrid-based street artist Eduardo Relero is not only a talented 3D illusionist but an enthralling... [Read more]

Indo-Brazil street art - The Asian Age

asianage.com November 26, 2012

Indo-Brazil street artThe Asian AgeTwo artists — one Indian and the other from Brazil, Harsh Raman Singh Paul and Sergio Cordeiro — are trying to bring to... [Read more]

Rain-Activated Street Art - Asian Correspondent

asiancorrespondent.com November  5, 2012

Rain-Activated Street ArtAsian CorrespondentPoland-born, US-based mixed media artist Adam Niklewicz has created a stunning water mural on a red brick wall of... [Read more]

Kate helps Harry set up home - The Asian Age

asianage.com October 24, 2012

Sugarscape Kate helps Harry set up homeThe Asian AgeEarlier this month, it was revealed Harry had ordered pictures of Rihanna and Kate Moss for his... [Read more]