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Slogan Art

woostercollective.com February  9, 2016
Slogan Art

Irish writer and filmmaker Rockatansky grabs us with his slogan art, creating formal epigrams, slogans and commentary. His work (and writing) is about... [Read more]

Murder In The Snow

flying-fortress.blogspot.fr January 27, 2016
Murder In The Snow

Dosenstecher crime scene. [Read more]

Banksy is Miserables over Calais Jungle

graffoto1.blogspot.fr January 25, 2016
Banksy is Miserables over Calais Jungle

Photos: Dave Stuart aka NoLionsInEngland except where statedNews involving refugees is a daily staple, police using CS gas makes disturbingly frequent... [Read more]

Dave The Chimp #NotACrime London Mural

hookedblog.co.uk January 16, 2016
Dave The Chimp #NotACrime London Mural

The ever changing Village Underground wall gets a fresh new coat of paint and it's first mural of 2016. Infamous street artist Dave the Chimp brought his... [Read more]

JR - Crossing

graffoto1.blogspot.com November 11, 2015
JR - Crossing

Lazarides Rathbone16th Oct to 12th Nov 2015All photos: Dave Stuart aka NoLionsInEnglandEphemerality – a quality word we like to bandy around when... [Read more]

New Photos on Stencil Archive

stencilarchive.org October 11, 2015
New Photos on Stencil Archive

Stencil Archive News Three-day weekend and nothing to do? Time to click through some stencil pics! Music by WRAS and KTRU ::: Efficient split-screen... [Read more]

"Half Way Out", a new mural by 2501 in Manhattan

streetartnews.net October  2, 2015
"Half Way Out", a new mural by 2501 in Manhattan

Our buddy 2501 is currently in North America where he was invited for to paint a piece for the "Not A Crime" Campaign.The Milan-based street artist was given... [Read more]

Borondo paints two giant portraits in Sulitjelma, Norway

streetartnews.net August 31, 2015
Borondo paints two giant portraits in Sulitjelma, Norway

Along "The Altar" that you discovered earlier today, Borondo also worked on another impressive piece on the streets of Sulitjelma in Norway for the UpNorth... [Read more]

Drama Köln

cityleaks-festival.de August  5, 2015
Drama Köln

DRAMA KÖLN (DEU) WO Alle Veranstaltungen im King Georg Sudermannstr. 2 50670 Köln WANN [email protected] Drama Köln nutzt den öffentlichen Raum als... [Read more]

Post 4th of July Reflection

obeygiant.com July  6, 2015
Post 4th of July Reflection

I did a good bit of reading of American political speeches over the weekend from Thomas Payne to the present. I never intend to embark on a civics lecture,... [Read more]

They said it was a crime of passion…

elbowtoe.tumblr.com June 23, 2015
They said it was a crime of passion…

They said it was a crime of passion… [Read more]

SF artist's Pride show squashed

stencilarchive.org June  4, 2015
SF artist's Pride show squashed

Legal Information News Articles SF artist's Pride show squashed by foundation, due to assault claimsBy Chris Roberts @cbloggy (Examiner) Street... [Read more]

On the midnight prowl with one of S.F.’s hottest street...

stencilarchive.org June  4, 2015
On the midnight prowl with one of S.F.’s hottest street artists

Artist Interview News Articles On the midnight prowl with one of S.F.’s hottest street artists By Ryan Kost (SF Chronicle)June 1, 2015 The street... [Read more]

Beautiful Crime & Microsoft 'The Art of Doing More'...

Beautiful Crime & Microsoft 'The Art of Doing More' Exhibition

To celebrate the launch of the new Surface 3, available from 7 May – Microsoft has teamed up with modern art company Beautiful Crime and 11 contemporary... [Read more]

Bordalo II creates "Big Racoon", a stunning street...

streetartnews.net April 27, 2015
Bordalo II creates "Big Racoon", a stunning street installation in Belem, Portugal

Our friend Bordalo II is currently in Belem, the south-westernmost civil parish of the municipality of Lisbon where he just finished working on an impressive... [Read more]

In conversation with Ben Turnbull

blog.stolenspace.com April 25, 2015
In conversation with Ben Turnbull

StolenSpace Gallery proudly presents ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit (American History X – Volume II)‘ a solo exhibition from British contemporary pop artist Ben... [Read more]

Conor Harrington and Maser collaborate on a new mural in...

streetartnews.net March 11, 2015
Conor Harrington and Maser collaborate on a new mural in Fort Smith, USA

Conor Harrington is currently in Fort Smith, Arkansas where he just finished working on this epic collaboration with Maser.Partner in crime, the Irish duo... [Read more]

Stock room clear out

dotmaster.co.uk January 30, 2015
Stock room clear out

I’m never the best organised person, the next thing is always upon me before i have truly finished the last. Prints and stuff tend to get buried under the... [Read more]

Contemporary Art | Art in the 1980s

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr January 13, 2015
Contemporary Art | Art in the 1980s

Keith Haring Several social and political events have determined the development of the art in the 1980s. But in reality, when we talk about art in the... [Read more]

"Oblivion" a solo exhibition by Dan K

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk October  6, 2014
"Oblivion" a solo exhibition by Dan K

London Westbank Gallery presents: “Oblivion” a solo exhibition by street artist Dan K. Constantly challenging himself with both subject-matter and technique,... [Read more]

Parole restrictions cause HERT to go to extremes to...

blog.vandalog.com July 21, 2014
Parole restrictions cause HERT to go to extremes to produce art

This Tuesday, Carnage NYC will be releasing a print with Ian de Beer, aka HERT, a writer that anyone keeping an eye out in NYC will certainly be familiar... [Read more]

SEEN ‘Godfather of Graffiti’ Solo Show at Opera London

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk June 19, 2014
SEEN ‘Godfather of Graffiti’ Solo Show at Opera London

Opera Gallery is delighted to bring to you a sensational selection of canvas works by the world renowned ‘Godfather of Graffiti’- SEENThe exhibition takes... [Read more]

The Curious Incident of the Banksy 'Street' Art in a Museum

graffoto1.blogspot.fr April 20, 2014
The Curious Incident of the Banksy 'Street' Art in a Museum

Two new Banksy pieces in EnglandAll photos by shellshockIt’s official (almost).Banksy has come away from the dirty nappies and dropped two sumptuous pieces... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Mustang Drive-In Theatre

jermalism.blogspot.fr October 14, 2013
Abandonment Issues: Mustang Drive-In Theatre

My first visit to the Mustang Drive-In Theatre in Cavan, Ontario, was as a young teenager in the early 1990s. I couldn't tell you the name of a single movie... [Read more]

Drama Köln

cityleaks-festival.com August 21, 2013
Drama Köln

Theatre [tabs] [tablink target=start]Start[/tablink] [tablink target=about]About[/tablink] [tablink target=CV]CV[/tablink] [tablink... [Read more]

Test One and STP Present - The Master's Cup

melroseandfairfax.blogspot.com August 12, 2013
Test One and STP Present - The Master's Cup

Test One and STP LA Foundation are teaming up to host The Master's Cup aerosol art exhibition at the Venice Art Walls. The action goes down on Sat. Aug. 13th... [Read more]

Save The "Free Mandela" Mural In Cape Town, South Africa

streetartnews.net August 12, 2013
Save The "Free Mandela" Mural In Cape Town, South Africa

The City of Cape Town is the world design capital 2014, yet the new bylaws that have been instituted are restricting and policing non-violent 'crime', like... [Read more]

Hit Shot Walls July 2013

graffoto1.blogspot.com August  8, 2013
Hit Shot Walls July 2013

photos: HowAboutNowords: NoLionsInEngland July had to man up to follow the excellent street art Shoreditch has seen in the past few months and boy did it... [Read more]

Bozoe Gets Up Like a Pit Bull, Pissing!

melroseandfairfax.blogspot.com August  2, 2013
Bozoe Gets Up Like a Pit Bull, Pissing!

Bozoe has been  smashing all over Los Angeles recently like a Boss.  Seriously, it has been awhile since there has been someone hitting so hard all over this... [Read more]

Everybody Needs Some Love

Everybody Needs Some Love

The old lady walking her wheelchair in the background just got released out of the hospital, 3 days before this.  She was released after having surgery to... [Read more]

Red Stripe® Make Session 009 Bolier Room Video

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk July 30, 2013
Red Stripe® Make Session 009 Bolier Room Video

We headed East to London fieds last week for the latest Bolier Room's Make Session 009(blogged here). The evening hosted in a secret underground venue saw... [Read more]

Ralph Ziman Mural in Venice Beach

Ralph Ziman Mural in Venice Beach

MIt turns out that our guess was close to the theme, and we just got sent over this information explaining the motivations that went into the piece, the... [Read more]

If Wearing a Hoody is a Crime, Then We Are ALL Targets

If Wearing a Hoody is a Crime, Then We Are ALL Targets

Glad to see the streets step up in support of Trayvon Martin. Here is another tribute piece.  This one is a nameless, unsigned paster, featuring the image of... [Read more]

Beautiful Crime apparel coming soon with our website...

beautifulcrime-blog.tumblr.com August  1, 2010
Beautiful Crime apparel coming soon with our website re-launch,...

Beautiful Crime apparel coming soon with our website re-launch, HUGE thanks to Jesse Jenkins, Robert Konjic, Bethany Harper-Walsh and Nine-O for the amazing... [Read more]

VOX Tracks Kilroy Across WWII War Zones (Video)

stencilarchive.org December 13, 2015

Historical Item We know about the epic drama of World War II, but what about the jokes? The above video tells the story (as best as we can). The iconic... [Read more]

AINAC - Art Is Not A Crime (NYC)

stencilarchive.org September 26, 2015

Artists AINAC is based out of Brooklyn, NY. He made his first appearance in NY in late 2012. Ever since then, AINAC has been marking his territory with... [Read more]

Quitting Time

iammorley.squarespace.com June 18, 2015

In life there are relationships worth fighting for. They could be friendships that stumble over a conflict that requires hugs and apologies, romantic... [Read more]

Police hunt for 'rural Banksy' after horses are covered...

news.google.com August 26, 2014

Police hunt for 'rural Banksy' after horses are covered in GRAFFITISWNSA 'rural Banksy' is being hunted by police after a bizarre crime wave which has seen a... [Read more]

End of radio silence!

imagestoliveby.com October 20, 2013

Another long gap between posts… I have been writing and editing and re-editing my book on street art, law and the city, and, as I have mentioned before,... [Read more]

'Night Film,' by Marisha Pessl - New York Times

nytimes.com August 16, 2013

New York Times 'Night Film,' by Marisha PesslNew York TimesCordova himself — a dark riff on Kubrick, with a pinch of Friedkin and a sprig of Banksy... [Read more]

'Bring back Free Mandela graffiti' - Independent Online

iol.co.za August 16, 2013

'Bring back Free Mandela graffiti'Independent Online“The City of Cape Town is the World Design Capital 2014, yet the new by-laws that have been instituted... [Read more]

'Lee Daniels' The Butler' Review: 10 Things to Know About...

news.moviefone.com August 15, 2013

'Lee Daniels' The Butler' Review: 10 Things to Know About the Historical DramaMoviefone... Lyndon Johnson then signs the Voting Rights Act of 1965, Dr. King... [Read more]

'Lee Daniels' The Butler' Review: 10 Things to Know About...

news.moviefone.com August 14, 2013

'Lee Daniels' The Butler' Review: 10 Things to Know About the Historical DramaMoviefone... because Liev Schreiber's Lyndon Johnson then signs the Voting... [Read more]

City of Richmond, VA Fights Crime with Mural ArtCulture -...

2paragraphs.com August  7, 2013

2paragraphs.com City of Richmond, VA Fights Crime with Mural ArtCulture2paragraphs.comHeaded by Shane Pomajambo, owner of the street art gallery Art... [Read more]

Mural project hopes to draw in artists, deter graffiti...

medicinehatnews.com August  6, 2013

Mural project hopes to draw in artists, deter graffiti and beautify cityMedicine Hat NewsMedicine Hat Street Art Works along with police and the City have... [Read more]

Well, Maybe This is a Crime - KCET

kcet.org August  2, 2013

Well, Maybe This is a CrimeKCETThe popularity of street art, and graffiti, has attracted consumers who do not traditionally purchase art. For artists to say... [Read more]

Publisher Launches a New 'Chapter' - Wall Street Journal

online.wsj.com July 31, 2013

Publisher Launches a New 'Chapter'Wall Street JournalHe sought contributions from friends including the street artist Shepard Fairey and the hip-hop artist... [Read more]

Publisher Launches a New 'Chapter' - Wall Street Journal

stream.wsj.com July 31, 2013

Wall Street Journal Publisher Launches a New 'Chapter'Wall Street JournalHe sought contributions from friends including the street artist Shepard... [Read more]

Let's have a squizz at Nine's new drama Underbelly:...

heraldsun.com.au July 28, 2013

Let's have a squizz at Nine's new drama Underbelly: Squizzy thenHerald SunJoin me, Banksy, and be part of the action - use #squizzy and/or #underbelly as... [Read more]

Let's have a squizz at Nine's new drama Underbelly:...

couriermail.com.au July 28, 2013

Let's have a squizz at Nine's new drama Underbelly: Squizzy thenCourier MailJoin me, Banksy, and be part of the action - use #squizzy and/or #underbelly as... [Read more]