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Articulate Baltimore mural project 2012 with @billymode....

chrisstain.com February 19, 2014
Articulate Baltimore mural project 2012 with @billymode....

Articulate Baltimore mural project 2012 with @billymode. #stencils #streetart #baltimore [Read more]

Snow on Milton Ave. 2000. This is from a photo of my...

chrisstain.com February 13, 2014
Snow on Milton Ave. 2000. This is from a photo of my uncle taken...

Snow on Milton Ave. 2000. This is from a photo of my uncle taken in Baltimore in the 40’s. #stencils #streetart #snow #baltimore #1940 [Read more]

The Greatest City in America. 2007. #stencils #streetart...

chrisstain.com February  7, 2014
The Greatest City in America. 2007. #stencils #streetart #bricks...

The Greatest City in America. 2007. #stencils #streetart #bricks #Baltimore [Read more]

BSA Film Friday 02.07.14

brooklynstreetart.com February  7, 2014
BSA Film Friday 02.07.14

Our weekly focus on the moving image and art in the streets. And other oddities. Now screening : 1. Swoon Lays It On the Line 2. “Vacant View” and... [Read more]

Gaia "Kurema, Kureba, Kwiga" New Mural - Baltimore, USA

streetartnews.net January 31, 2014
Gaia "Kurema, Kureba, Kwiga" New Mural - Baltimore, USA

Gaia recently stopped by Southwest Baltimore, USA where he spent a few days working on this sweet new piece.The American street artist dropped "Kurema,... [Read more]

Streets: Gaia (Baltimore)

arrestedmotion.com January 28, 2014
Streets: Gaia (Baltimore)

Last week, South West Baltimore saw a new mural go up from Gaia on McHenry Street honoring the late Nelson Mandela. Entitled Kurema, Kureba, Kwiga, the piece... [Read more]

Library Street Collective present “The Z” Mural project...

graffuturism.com January 18, 2014
Library Street Collective present “The Z” Mural project in Detroit

We apologize if your computer froze opening this post but blame Library Street Collective for putting together what could be considered the biggest single... [Read more]

Overtime: Jan 6 – Jan 12

arrestedmotion.com January 12, 2014
Overtime: Jan 6 – Jan 12

More stories from the week that ended Jan 5 (click on bolded words for more information): Davina Semo's exhibition RUDER FORMS SURVIVE opens at... [Read more]

Alleged slumlord Stanley Rochkind fights back against...

blog.vandalog.com December 24, 2013
Alleged slumlord Stanley Rochkind fights back against Wall Hunters

LNY install at 539 N. Longwood Street. Earlier this year, a group of artists (led by Nether) working under the Wall Hunters banner teamed up Carol Ott of... [Read more]

Showing: Gaia “Marshland” @ Rice gallery, Houston

arrestedmotion.com November 14, 2013
Showing: Gaia “Marshland” @ Rice gallery, Houston

The prolific Baltimore and Brooklyn-based Gaia currently has big installation showing at the Rice University Art Gallery. For this project, the young artist... [Read more]

Harlequinade combines high and low tech

blog.vandalog.com September 14, 2013
Harlequinade combines high and low tech

Harlequinade recently put up these four new wheatpastes in Philadelphia. At first, they may appear to be pretty standard, although nice, wheastpastes. Which,... [Read more]

Martha Cooper in Rome

romephotoblog.com September 14, 2013
Martha Cooper in Rome

Martha Cooper‘s exhibition “Street Signs,” curated by Antonella de Lullo, opened at the Palazzo Incontro last night in Rome.  As part of the Outdoor Urban... [Read more]

Nether on Wall Hunters’ “Slumlord Project”

blog.vandalog.com September  6, 2013
Nether on Wall Hunters’ “Slumlord Project”

Mata Ruda’s piece on Broadway. Photo courtesy of Wall Hunters. Editor’s note: I tried to write about this fascinating project that just finished up in... [Read more]

Update: Dominic Hislop

rebelart.net September  2, 2013
Update: Dominic Hislop

“Art’s Not Dead”, Budapest “Commonopoly”, Collaboration with Miklós Erhardt The name Commonopoly is paraphrased from Monopoly, understood both as the... [Read more]

JAZ New Murals In Buenos Aires, Argentina

streetartnews.net July 24, 2013
JAZ New Murals In Buenos Aires, Argentina

Franco Fasoli aka JAZ is back in South America where he just completed these sweet pieces somewhere in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Through blending... [Read more]

Weekend link-o-rama

blog.vandalog.com June 22, 2013
Weekend link-o-rama

ASVP for The L.I.S.A. Project It’s that time again. Enjoy the rest of the interwebs… Giant wooden Kaws sculptures. I love Ankles, and he is really... [Read more]

Vacant View: New Documentary to detail city's problem...

blogs.citypaper.com February  5, 2014

Baltimore City Paper (blog) Vacant View: New Documentary to detail city's problem with vacantsBaltimore City Paper (blog)Turkey met Pitch in a... [Read more]

Brookshire Suites relaunches as an 'urban playground' -...

baltimoresun.com February  3, 2014

Brookshire Suites relaunches as an 'urban playground'Baltimore SunModus commissioned Baltimore painter Michael Owen to do street art inspired pieces in the... [Read more]

The Mural of the Story - Baltimore City Paper

citypaper.com January 28, 2014

Baltimore City Paper The Mural of the StoryBaltimore City PaperLong before the city's Open Walls project brought murals and street art to the forefront... [Read more]

Renoir painting allegedly sold at flea market returning...

latimes.com January 13, 2014

Renoir painting allegedly sold at flea market returning to museumLos Angeles TimesPHOTOS: Art by Banksy. "Paysage Bords de Seine" depicts a lush landscape on... [Read more]

Occupy Wall Street Movement: Alex Schaefer takes on...

baltimorepostexaminer.com January  3, 2014

Baltimore Post-Examiner Occupy Wall Street Movement: Alex Schaefer takes on establishmentBaltimore Post-ExaminerWhen the art world collides with the... [Read more]

Pier 124: Philly's Secret Museum of Street Art - Curbed...

philly.curbed.com December 18, 2013

Pier 124: Philly's Secret Museum of Street ArtCurbed NationalPier 124 operated as a coal pier for Conrail until 1991, when they moved their coal operation to... [Read more]

2013: The Year in Pictures - Baltimore Sun

darkroom.baltimoresun.com December 10, 2013

Baltimore Sun 2013: The Year in PicturesBaltimore SunA dog urinates on a new work by British graffiti artist Banksy on West 24th street in New York City,... [Read more]

Fun Hopscotch Crosswalks Unveiled in Downtown Baltimore

mymodernmet.com December  4, 2013

What a wonderful public art project! Today, artist Graham Coreil-Allen is officially unveiling his new hopscotch crosswalks on the streets of Baltimore!... [Read more]

Banksy's call for urban spirit and audacity should be...

bizjournals.com November  1, 2013

Banksy's call for urban spirit and audacity should be heeded in Baltimore ...Baltimore Business Journal (blog)"Get Banksy!" blared an Oct. 17 headline in the... [Read more]

Banksy's call for urban spirit and audacity should be...

bizjournals.com November  1, 2013

Banksy's call for urban spirit and audacity should be heeded in Baltimore ...Baltimore Business Journal (blog)From Oct. 1 through Halloween, the street... [Read more]

Graffiti artwork from Banksy, 'The Guerrilla Artist' -...

darkroom.baltimoresun.com October 17, 2013

Baltimore Sun (blog) Graffiti artwork from Banksy, 'The Guerrilla Artist'Baltimore Sun (blog)Art collectors and tourists in New York got a bargain last... [Read more]

Street Art and Activism With 'The Slumlord Project' In...

huffingtonpost.com October  9, 2013

Huffington Post Street Art and Activism With 'The Slumlord Project' In BaltimoreHuffington PostIn a twist on the Broken Windows Theory, street artists... [Read more]

Street Art and Activism with “The Slumlord Project” in...

brooklynstreetart.com October  9, 2013

In a twist on the Broken Windows Theory, Street Artists are using their skills to combat urban blight in Baltimore with “The Slumlord Project”. By drawing... [Read more]

Street Scribe - Baltimore City Paper

citypaper.com October  8, 2013

Baltimore City Paper Street ScribeBaltimore City Paper“The school was pretty hostile to street art then too. Teachers told me, 'This art form, this... [Read more]

Downtown Murals Beautifying, but With a Purpose - Fox...

foxbaltimore.com August  1, 2013

Fox Baltimore Downtown Murals Beautifying, but With a PurposeFox BaltimoreIt's his attempt – through art – to hold people accountable. This street... [Read more]

Poe, Baltimore! - Baltimore Brew

baltimorebrew.com July 27, 2013

Baltimore Brew Poe, Baltimore!Baltimore BrewStreet art in Baltimore comes and goes. (Like Buddhist sand mandalas or Chinese water calligraphy, see... [Read more]

Mike Lee threatens 'every procedural mechanism,'...

dailycaller.com July 20, 2013

Daily Caller Mike Lee threatens 'every procedural mechanism,' including filibuster, to stop ...Daily CallerOn Friday's broadcast of Derek Hunter's... [Read more]

Illegal street art calls out owners of Baltimore's vacant...

abc2news.com July 19, 2013

ABC2 News Illegal street art calls out owners of Baltimore's vacant propertiesABC2 NewsIllegal street art calls out owners of Baltimore's vacant... [Read more]

Art of the city: Public art project continues for second...

sheboyganpress.com July 13, 2013

Art of the city: Public art project continues for second summer (with video ...The Sheboygan PressA Baltimore-based artist team has begun transforming the... [Read more]

Baltimore 'Arabbers' look to museum to preserve legacy -...

baltimoresun.com July 10, 2013

Baltimore Sun Baltimore 'Arabbers' look to museum to preserve legacyBaltimore SunThe piece uses street art as a leitmotif to connect segments on the... [Read more]

OUR TOWN: 'Discover Our Community' Saturday, July 13 -...

voicenews.com July 10, 2013

OUR TOWN: 'Discover Our Community' Saturday, July 13New Baltimore Voice NewspapersGALE'S OFF TO THE Ann Arbor Street Art Fair: Departing Wednesday, July 17... [Read more]

Our Town - New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

voicenews.com June 26, 2013

Our TownNew Baltimore Voice NewspapersGALE'S JULY/AUGUST day trips: Departure will be at 8 a.m. for a trip to the Ann Arbor Street Art Fair on Wednesday,... [Read more]

Don't bump the artists on the sidewalks at plein air...

baltimoresun.com June 25, 2013

Don't bump the artists on the sidewalks at plein air painting event[Ellicott City]Baltimore Sun (blog)It's a good way to cool off, have fun, and create... [Read more]

Protesting the G8 Summit - Baltimore Sun (blog)

darkroom.baltimoresun.com June 18, 2013

Protesting the G8 SummitBaltimore Sun (blog)Yarnbombing uses knitting or crochet work to make a statement in public, rather than graffiti or street art.... [Read more]

Baltimore Slumlord Watch x public art

blog.vandalog.com June 17, 2013

One of the most pivotal aspects of street art is the democratization of public space. Whether people choose to engage or not, graffiti and street art are a... [Read more]

State of the Queer Arts - Baltimore City Paper

citypaper.com June 11, 2013

Baltimore City Paper State of the Queer ArtsBaltimore City PaperOne corner of the studio is dominated by plywood structures wheatpasted with giant... [Read more]

Art aimed to shame: activist and street artist team up on...

baltimorebrew.com June 11, 2013

Art aimed to shame: activist and street artist team up on vacantsBaltimore BrewProjects like this one are exactly what made me both fall in love with... [Read more]

Independent city jail audit shows widespread disorder -...

baltimoresun.com June  6, 2013

Independent city jail audit shows widespread disorderBaltimore SunIt found that graffiti in some cells is so thick that the walls appear muraled, full of... [Read more]

Our Town - New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

voicenews.com May 22, 2013

Our TownNew Baltimore Voice NewspapersJune 26, to the Toledo Zoo and a mule-drawn canal boat ride on an original section of the Miami and Eric Canal for $72... [Read more]

Kickstarter for LNY, Gaia, Nanook and Mata Ruda

blog.vandalog.com May 10, 2013

Gaia, Nanook, Mata Ruda and LNY are trying to raise some money on Kickstarter to paint some arabber stables in Baltimore. Arabbers are fruit venders who sell... [Read more]

Hip street art and artists - Prague Post

praguepost.com May  9, 2013

Prague Post Hip street art and artistsPrague PostBorn in Baltimore in 1943, Cooper played an important part in documenting the burgeoning New York... [Read more]

It's 12 O'clock in Baltimore - Baltimore City Paper

citypaper.com May  7, 2013

It's 12 O'clock in BaltimoreBaltimore City Paper... on the film-festival circuit and, after earning great reviews at South by Southwest, was picked up by... [Read more]

It's 12 O'clock in Baltimore - Baltimore City Paper

citypaper.com May  7, 2013

Baltimore City Paper It's 12 O'clock in BaltimoreBaltimore City Paper... on the film-festival circuit and, after earning great reviews at South by... [Read more]

CityLeaks Preview presents Maya Hayuk

cityleaks-festival.com April 30, 2013

Mural [tabcontent name=start] The American artist Maya Hayuk kicks off CityLeaks Urban Art Festival 2013 with an exciting solo show and a massive... [Read more]