Central London Latest Stories

Hanging with mobstr

blog.vandalog.com May 18, 2016
Hanging with mobstr

Another fantastic piece by mobstr. Context is king. First of all, how did he install this piece? But also, what a great spot for it! And of course, it... [Read more]

Invaders Don't Die

graffoto1.blogspot.fr May 17, 2016
Invaders Don't Die

All photos: DaveStuart (NoLionsInEngland)About 3 weeks ago in Kings Cross I thought I saw a ghost, my eyes seemed to be playing tricks. A old, long departed... [Read more]

Street Art Stencils That are NSFW by London Artist The Krah

hookedblog.co.uk May 17, 2016
Street Art Stencils That are NSFW by London Artist The Krah

A one time regular on the streets of East London it's been some time since we've seen some street work from London based street artist The Krah. The last few... [Read more]

French Street Artist Invader's Tea Drinker Mosaic removed...

hookedblog.co.uk May 15, 2016
French Street Artist Invader's Tea Drinker Mosaic removed by London building owner

Earlier this week while on our way to one of our favourite coffee spots , Brooklyn Coffee on Commercial Street, our attention was drawn to workman stood in... [Read more]

Ben Eine REBEL REBEL London Mural

hookedblog.co.uk May  8, 2016
Ben Eine REBEL REBEL London Mural

We caught with British street art Ben Eine (Previously on Hookedblog) a few weeks back at work on a new wall on Sclater Street in East London for the Rebel... [Read more]

Exhibitionism: The Rolling Stones Exhibition X London

obeygiant.com May  7, 2016
Exhibitionism: The Rolling Stones Exhibition X London

Take a look at the gallery below from Exhibitionism: The Rolling Stones, an exhibition currently on display at the Saatchi Gallery in London.  Featuring nine... [Read more]

Thierry Noir, Howard Griffin Gallery

urbankulturblog.com May  6, 2016
Thierry Noir, Howard Griffin Gallery

Back in London for this year’s UK Blog Awards – still recovering from the excitement of that evening – I struck arts-blogger jackpot when I found out that... [Read more]

Meeting of Styles Melbourne 2016

blog.vandalog.com May  4, 2016
Meeting of Styles Melbourne 2016

Meeting of Styles Melbourne 2016 A few weeks ago now, Melbourne was host for the first time to the internationally renowned Meeting of Styles events.... [Read more]

The Coningsby Gallery presents H.Y.T. Studio: ‘Business...

The Coningsby Gallery presents H.Y.T. Studio: ‘Business or pleasure’‏

The Coningsby Gallery is proud to present a solo exhibition of H.Y.T. studio entitled ‘Business or Pleasure’.H.Y.T. studio will present a new body of work... [Read more]

Best Arts & Culture Blog 2016

urbankulturblog.com May  2, 2016
Best Arts & Culture Blog 2016

Well, as far as weekends go, they don’t get too much better than that. Urban Kultur was back in London representing Edinburgh’s street art, music and... [Read more]

UK Blog Awards 2016 #UKBA16 Finalist Hookedblog

hookedblog.co.uk April 28, 2016
UK Blog Awards 2016 #UKBA16 Finalist Hookedblog

Those of your following Hookedblog on twitter may have seen us tweeting about reaching the final stages of the UK Blog Awards 2016. There were 2,000 blogs... [Read more]

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]

ALL GOOD IN THE WOOD mural by London artist Ronzo in Wood...

hookedblog.co.uk April 27, 2016
ALL GOOD IN THE WOOD mural by London artist Ronzo in Wood Street, E17

East London — Woodstreet Walls have been giving their neighbourhood a fresh lick of paint throughout their month long Paint Your London event (Previously on... [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]

French female street artist Annabelle Tattu hits the...

hookedblog.co.uk April 26, 2016
French female street artist Annabelle Tattu hits the streets of London

French female street artist Annabelle Tattu re-visited London last month leaving a series of new works across East London. We have previously seen some of... [Read more]

More up than you know

soloone.blogspot.fr April 25, 2016
More up than you know

Random reaches in a random world. New York to London. [Read more]

Miniature sculptures on the streets of Ostend by artist...

hookedblog.co.uk April 24, 2016
Miniature sculptures on the streets of Ostend by artist Isaac Cordal for the Crystal Ship Festival

Brussels based Spanish artist and one time London resident Isaac Cordal was one of over 20 international and local artists invited to Ostend, Belgium to take... [Read more]

LA, CA: Stencils, Students, and a Rare Bird

stencilarchive.org April 21, 2016
LA, CA: Stencils, Students, and a Rare Bird

News Articles  Mural of rare yellow-billed cuckoos is a mix of social commentary and environmental conservation Louis SahagunContact Reporter (LA Times) [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]

SHEPARD FAIREY & CLEON PETERSON DESIGN NEW LAPL LIBRARY...

obeygiant.com April 19, 2016
SHEPARD FAIREY & CLEON PETERSON DESIGN NEW LAPL LIBRARY CARD!

Shepard with Mayor Eric Garcetti at the unveiling of the new Los Angeles Public Library Card “Thank you Library Foundation of Los Angeles and Mayor Eric... [Read more]

Irish artist MASER transforms The Standard Pub in E17 for...

hookedblog.co.uk April 14, 2016
Irish artist MASER transforms The Standard Pub in E17 for WoodStreet Walls

Following the opening of his debut UK solo show 'Orbiting on the Periphery' at Lazarides Gallery currently on show until the 5th May, Irish artist Maser... [Read more]

Paul Insect – “It’s Only A Dream” @ Allouche Gallery...

hookedblog.co.uk April 13, 2016
Paul Insect – “It’s Only A Dream” @ Allouche Gallery (London Popup)

Hookedblog have been away the last week in Oostende, Belgium and missed the private view but made a point today on our return to get over to Old Street,... [Read more]

The Rainbow Road

woostercollective.com April 11, 2016
The Rainbow Road

“Some colours for all the travellers: for joy and hope, for love and unity. More than a thousand tiles, all different but all the same“. Mademoiselle... [Read more]

Stinkfish x Villainaart Yarn Bombing / Pasteup London...

hookedblog.co.uk April  8, 2016
Stinkfish x Villainaart Yarn Bombing / Pasteup London Collaboration

For those of you following Hookedblog on some of our social channels be it Instagram / Facebook or Twitter you will have seen us sharing various images... [Read more]

Giveaway - Acelondon Peaceduck T-shirt

hookedblog.co.uk April  8, 2016
Giveaway - Acelondon Peaceduck T-shirt

Hookedblog are currently in Oostende, Belgium for the first edition of the Crystal Ship festival which opened last week. As with most coastal cities the... [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]

Sharing the pothole love around the UK…

thepotholegardener.com April  3, 2016
Sharing the pothole love around the UK…

Spring has finally arrived… I’m gardening my way around the country this spring – from Manchester to Birmingham to Cardiff to Brighton. First stop,... [Read more]

French Street Artist Invader installs new 8-Bit Mosaic,...

hookedblog.co.uk March 31, 2016
French Street Artist Invader installs new 8-Bit Mosaic, kicking off the ninth invasion of London,UK

London — There was excitement yesterday among the London street art community as news and images began appearing online hinting at a visit from the elusive... [Read more]

Dale Grimshaw Mural on Hanbury Street, London

hookedblog.co.uk March 30, 2016
Dale Grimshaw Mural on Hanbury Street, London

Hookedblog recently caught up with London artist Dale Grimshaw (Previously on Hookedblog) as the artist began working on a new large scale mural on Hanbury... [Read more]

The squeeze test. Deeply involved in planning out the...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com March 30, 2016
The squeeze test.

Deeply involved in planning out the next...

The squeeze test. Deeply involved in planning out the next painting, which of course starts with drawings. After years away from it, I am back to dealing... [Read more]

Remi Rough Walthamstow Mural for PAINT YOUR LONDON Street...

hookedblog.co.uk March 27, 2016
Remi Rough Walthamstow Mural for PAINT YOUR LONDON Street Art Festival

Hookedblog have been back and forth to Walthamstow, London the last few days checking in on the the progress of the first Paint Your London event which was... [Read more]

PAINT YOUR LONDON — Street Art Festival launches in...

hookedblog.co.uk March 24, 2016
PAINT YOUR LONDON — Street Art Festival launches  in Waltham Forest

Hookedblog have been back and forth to Walthamstow, London the last few days checking in on the the progress of the first Paint Your London event launched... [Read more]

Louis Masai paints a Red-shanked Douc in Walthamstow,...

hookedblog.co.uk March 23, 2016
Louis Masai paints a Red-shanked Douc in Walthamstow, London for The Body Shop

Hookedblog has been spending some time further east in Walthamstow over the past weekend (19-20 March), catching up with our friends at Wood Street Walls... [Read more]

“Gaze” an installation by STFNV in Tbilisi, Georgia

streetartnews.net May 24, 2016

GAZE is the central art installation for the electronic music festival “4GB ” which took place at the former carriage-building Soviet factory in the city of... [Read more]

Meeting Of Styles London will happen on May 28 29th

streetartnews.net May 18, 2016

Sandwiched between the tracks on the north side of the overground between Shoreditch High Street and Whitechapel station you will glimpse an organic space... [Read more]

St+art India: Interview with Festival Curator Giulia Ambrogi

streetartnews.net May 11, 2016

St+art Festival is a collaborative platform for street artists working on the idea of ‘Art for Everyone’ with the primary objective of making art accessible... [Read more]

Eastland Urban Art Project in Melbourne

streetartnews.net May 10, 2016

Over a six month period in Ringwood on the outskirts of Melbourne, nine female street artists were chosen from across Australia and the world, to paint nine... [Read more]

E. Lee in Shoreditch, London

streetartnews.net May 10, 2016

Chicago based American artist E. Lee has been making his way through Europe and recently finished this untitled piece in Shoreditch London. The mural... [Read more]

Remi Rough in Rabat, Morocco

streetartnews.net May  8, 2016

Our friend Remi Rough just sent us some sweet images from his latest piece which was created in Rabat, Morocco. Painting at the Mohamed VI Museum, 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]

Rime v Scott: Arguing Graffiti Cannot be Protected

stencilarchive.org April 24, 2016

Legal Information Graffiti Cannot be Copyright Protected, Claims Moschino, Jeremy Scott(originally posted on The Fashion Law)  The latest update... [Read more]

Pure Evil Interview & Opening at The Quin Hotel NYC

streetartnews.net April 21, 2016

Charley Edwards AKA “Pure Evil” is back in NYC with a solo show as part of the artists’s in residence series at The Quin Hotel.  Curated by DK Johnson the... [Read more]

Coverage: Paul Insect – It’s Only A Dream @ Allouche...

streetartnews.net April 14, 2016

We are excited to see the return of British street and contemporary artist Paul Insect to London  for  an exhibition of new works ‘It’s Only a Dream‘. We... [Read more]

“Snow-blind” by iNO in Athens, Greece

streetartnews.net April 11, 2016

On the occasion of a Public Information Campaign on the Hepatitis C disease, iNO was commissioned to create a new mural on a very central area of downtown... [Read more]

Myneandyours in Sharjah, UAE

streetartnews.net April  5, 2016

Myneandyours recently spent some time in Sharjah, UAE where he worked his way through this large piece featuring some of his signature fluffy clouds. The... [Read more]

Invader unveils new pieces in London

streetartnews.net April  4, 2016

Invader is back to the British capital after his last visit in 2013.  Invader has left 12 new pieces across the streets of London, creating a frenzy amongst... [Read more]

Studio Visit: Paul Insect – “It’s Only a Dream” @...

streetartnews.net March 29, 2016

Paul Insect graciously allowed us a quick peek into his studio to show off what he has in store for his pop-up London solo show “It’s Only A Dream” with... [Read more]

“…I Feel So… Incomplete” by D*Face in Amsterdam

streetartnews.net March 28, 2016

D*Face has reached the streets of Netherlands where he just completed a brand new piece in the city of Amsterdam. Entitled “…I Feel So… Incomplete”, the... [Read more]

MP5 in Rome, Italy

streetartnews.net March 26, 2016

After the successful opening of her exhibition in Italy, our friend MP5 spent a few extra days in Rome to work on a new mural. Born in Naples but now... [Read more]

StreetFest May 2010

vimeo.com June 10, 2010

Cameras: Pete Modrzejewski and Chris Read. Edit: Pete Modrzejewski Music: Oh U Want More by Ty more info: streetfest.net Filmed on Canon 5D Mark2 and... [Read more]