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“André” Saraiva in the Streets of Paris for “Terrains...

graffuturism.com November 21, 2013
“André” Saraiva in the Streets of Paris for “Terrains Vagues” at the Palais de Tokyo

Picture courtesy of The Grifters   For the opening of their ‘Terrains Vagues’ show (Lasco project/Palais de Tokyo),... [Read more]

Preview Palais de Tokyo Lasco Project “Entrails of the...

graffuturism.com November 19, 2013
Preview Palais de Tokyo Lasco Project “Entrails of the Secret Palais V2″ Paris

Photo Thias O Clock Photo Nicolas Gzeley Photo Nicolas Gzeley Photo Sowat Legz Photo Silvio Magaglio Hoctez Photo Nicolas Gzeley Photo Nicolas Gzeley... [Read more]

Showing: Sweet Toof & Rowdy – ‘Drifters’ @ See Studio

arrestedmotion.com November 18, 2013
Showing: Sweet Toof & Rowdy – ‘Drifters’ @ See Studio

Editor's note: This post was guest written for AM by Alex Ellison. Having seen Alex's photography captures of the work by these two prolific street artists... [Read more]

Paint, Paste, Sticker at the Chicago Cultural Center

blog.vandalog.com October 30, 2013
Paint, Paste, Sticker at the Chicago Cultural Center

Note from the editor: I know we here at Vandalog tend to neglect all the great things going on on the streets of Chicago, but hopefully this guest post by... [Read more]

Banksy – Better Out Than In – Day 21

aots.co.uk October 21, 2013
Banksy – Better Out Than In – Day 21

Day 21 of Banksy’s New York adventure and this piece has something of a familiar theme. It reminds me of previous pieces including the ‘Graffiti Removal’ boy... [Read more]

Professional Vandals?

Professional Vandals?

Yesterday, Vandalog published an article by Peter Drew entitled 'Professional Vandals'.  The essence of the article is that DALeast painted over a mural in... [Read more]

Rhyming and Styling

Rhyming and Styling

Absolutely awesome graffiti piece from Rime and Persue, teaming up in Hollywood. These piece is really fun the closer in you get.  Click the jump to check... [Read more]

Sculptured Illusions by Jonty Hurwitz

Sculptured Illusions by Jonty Hurwitz

Jonty Hurwitz is a number cruncher so every creation begins with millions of calculations on a computer. London based artist and money guru Jonty is the... [Read more]

Sculptured Illusions by Jonty Hurwitz

Sculptured Illusions by Jonty Hurwitz

Jonty Hurwitz is a number cruncher so every creation begins with millions of calculations on a computer. London based artist and money guru Jonty is the... [Read more]

Rage is Back - a conversation with Adam Mansbach

blog.ulamongedesigns.com January 13, 2013
Rage is Back - a conversation with Adam Mansbach

Remember the Rage is Back book we mentioned earlier? We had the opportunity to meet Mr Adam Mansbach for an interview. Here's the result of that interview:... [Read more]

Rage is Back - a novel by Adam Mansbach

blog.ulamongedesigns.com January  6, 2013
Rage is Back - a novel by Adam Mansbach

RAGE IS BACK is the story of a too-wise kid and the father who left him, the price of revenge and the greatest graffiti stunt New York City has ever seen.... [Read more]

ASIE.ONE (Olli Fraenkel) 3D Graffiti Art From Germany &...

urbanartbomb.com June 13, 2012
ASIE.ONE (Olli Fraenkel) 3D Graffiti Art From Germany & Indonesia

ASIE.ONE (Olli Fraenkel) 3D Graffiti Art From Germany paints some really great 3D graffiti art and he’s answered our questions… WG – Where are from,... [Read more]

ISRAEL – Tel Aviv (4) (On the Run with.. SMD) (Streets 2)

just.ekosystem.org February  6, 2012
ISRAEL – Tel Aviv (4) (On the Run with.. SMD) (Streets 2)

For NOA, KLONE, MERK s, a most friendly נח נחמ נחמן מאומן‎), a religious Group following the teachings of some special Rabbi. Since 15 years they are... [Read more]

ISRAEL – Tel Aviv (4) (On the Run with.. SMD) (Streets 2)

just.ekosystem.org January 23, 2012
ISRAEL – Tel Aviv (4) (On the Run with.. SMD) (Streets 2)

For NOA, KLONE, MERK s, a most friendly נח נחמ נחמן מאומן‎), a religious Group following the teachings of some special Rabbi. Since 15 years they are... [Read more]

Not on your Nelly!

thedailyduff.blogspot.com November 18, 2011
Not on your Nelly!

Now those in the know will already be aware that the name Nelly Duff is derived from cockney rhyming slang, and indeed Nelly is a true British gal! At... [Read more]

Bavarian Crassicks II

Bavarian Crassicks II

This saved my day! Requires German language skills and basic Bavarian and Austrian slang knowledge... and plain sense of humour. Thanx VanData for sharing... [Read more]

Cycling Soweto: 5 things you won't see from a car - CNN

cnn.com January  2, 2014

Cycling Soweto: 5 things you won't see from a carCNNThe road has some cool street art, the result of a competition among 130 local artists. The winning wall... [Read more]

Geurilla Gallery to Hit Wellington - Scoop.co.nz (press...

scoop.co.nz February  5, 2013

Scoop.co.nz (press release) Geurilla Gallery to Hit WellingtonScoop.co.nz (press release)Chalkbomb Wellington takes its name from street art slang.... [Read more]

Hip-hop to urban wear: This is Ashekman - The Daily Star

dailystar.com.lb August 24, 2012

Hip-hop to urban wear: This is AshekmanThe Daily StarAshekman began with hip-hop but they found graffiti at the same time they started rhyming. Ashekman say... [Read more]

A Look at Kingbrown Mag as they Launch in NYC

brooklynstreetart.com July 24, 2012

Before there was the Internet, there were magazines. Just a primer there for the Gen Y kids with the multiple electronic devices sticking out of your... [Read more]

City Slang: Jerry Vile's Secret of Life - Detroit Metro...

blogs.metrotimes.com April 28, 2012

City Slang: Jerry Vile's Secret of LifeDetroit Metro Times (blog)He may shock in his incisive social commentary. Remember that only a minimum amount of what... [Read more]

Overtime: Nov 14 – Nov 20

arrestedmotion.com November 20, 2011

Ai Weiwei sings Caonima at his fans’ request. The iPad video has lyrics that may be interpreted as “fuck your mother” in certain tones and contains slang for... [Read more]

NYC Tagger Neo was also NYPD

stencilarchive.org November  7, 2011

Historical Item Legal Information Graffiti legend was also an NYPD cop By KATHIANNE BONIELLO Last Updated: 11:24 AM, November 6, 2011... [Read more]

E4 confirms new season's comedies - Chortle

chortle.co.uk September  1, 2011

Chortle E4 confirms new season's comediesChortleRecurring characters include Office Flirt, New Guy and Phil and Terry the Cockney Midgets, with other... [Read more]

Bomb lager is comes from New York City; Creators market...

nydailynews.com August 29, 2011

New York Daily News Bomb lager is comes from New York City; Creators market brew toward younger ...New York Daily News("Bomb" is street-art slang,... [Read more]

Fake Banksy tag gets tagged - San Diego Union Tribune

signonsandiego.com March  4, 2011

Fake Banksy tag gets taggedSan Diego Union TribuneAn anonymous art critic has tagged Bull Taco in Oceanside to protest the painting on the side of the shop... [Read more]

The Apprentice - week 10 live blog - The Guardian (blog)

guardian.co.uk December  8, 2010

The Guardian (blog) The Apprentice - week 10 live blogThe Guardian (blog)Meanwhile Stella is showing her Cockney Tour group some graffiti which... [Read more]

Dublin Slang - AOL Travel News

news.travel.aol.com October 22, 2010

Dublin SlangAOL Travel NewsIt has become quite a competition to give a rhyming slang name to the new street art as it appears, and local newspapers often... [Read more]

Whitecross Street Party 1of3 - 'Life in a Day' entry

youtube.com August 17, 2010

Whitecross Street Party 1of3 - 'Life in a Day' entry This is the first of three sequences shot on a Cannon 5D at the opening of the Whitecross Street... [Read more]