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hyperallergic: TOLEDO, Ohio — Rocco DePietro and Gloria...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com August 28, 2015
hyperallergic:

TOLEDO, Ohio — Rocco DePietro and Gloria...

hyperallergic: TOLEDO, Ohio — Rocco DePietro and Gloria Pritschet characterize the massive group show they curated for Gallery Project, Wish List, as a... [Read more]

Live Talks Los Angeles presents an Evening with Shepard...

obeygiant.com August 27, 2015
Live Talks Los Angeles presents an Evening with Shepard Fairey

Live Talks Los Angeles presents an Evening with Shepard Fairey, in conversation with Moby, Tuesday, October 6th at 8pm. The evening shares a title with his... [Read more]

Dismaland - Banksy in Weston Super Mare

graffoto1.blogspot.fr August 22, 2015
Dismaland - Banksy in Weston Super Mare

Weston-super-Mare22nd August – 27th September 2015 All photos: NoLionsInEnglandIt has been a while, street art has been mired in the doldrums. There has... [Read more]

Kerotoo & ReNove unveils a new mural in Udine, Italy

streetartnews.net August 17, 2015
Kerotoo & ReNove unveils a new mural in Udine, Italy

Francesco Kerotoo just sent us a series of fresh images from his newest collaboration with ReNove which was recently completed on the streets of Udine in... [Read more]

Farewell Jon Stewart!

obeygiant.com August  7, 2015
Farewell Jon Stewart!

No offense to the mighty Noam Chomsky, but when it comes to political insight and humor and cultural resonance, Jon Stewart is unbeatable. Without Jon... [Read more]

Adnate creates a new piece in Arnhem Land, Australia

streetartnews.net August  6, 2015
Adnate creates a new piece in Arnhem Land, Australia

Adnate just finished working on this beautiful piece which was painted in Arnhem Land, a remote part of Australia at an Australian Indigenous Cultural... [Read more]

Last Week to see SID in Paris!

obeygiant.com July 27, 2015
Last Week to see SID in Paris!

Last week to see SID: Superman Is Dead at the Magda Danysz gallery in Paris! This unique tribute to the life of Sid Vicious features original paintings and... [Read more]

Opening Recap: It’s A Beautiful Day I Guess at Subliminal...

obeygiant.com July 25, 2015
Opening Recap: It’s A Beautiful Day I Guess at Subliminal Projects

The opening of It’s A Beautiful Day, I Guess at Subliminal Projects last Saturday featured a healthy dose of style, wit, and pop cultural appropriation... [Read more]

5th Annual Rock and Roll Carnival to Benefit MUSACK w/...

obeygiant.com July 21, 2015
5th Annual Rock and Roll Carnival to Benefit MUSACK w/ Rancid, X, and more!

Shepard will be DJing at The 5th Annual Rock and Roll Carnival to Benefit MUSACK on Saturday, August 22 in Hancock Park. The event will feature performances... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey's Arrest Begs Question: Art or Vandalism?

stencilarchive.org July 20, 2015
Shepard Fairey's Arrest Begs Question: Art or Vandalism?

Historical Item Legal Information News Articles How Shepard Fairey's arrest provides a new look at an old question: Is it art or is it vandalism?... [Read more]

“SID: superman is dead” exhibit in paris

obeygiant.com July 14, 2015
“SID: superman is dead” exhibit in paris

If you’re in Paris, be sure to check out “SID: SUPERMAN IS DEAD,” a unique collaborative exhibition by Shepard and photographer Dennis Morris, a tribute to... [Read more]

Aryz paints a large triptych mural in Carballo, Galicia

streetartnews.net June 30, 2015
Aryz paints a large triptych mural in Carballo, Galicia

Right upon his arrival from recent trip to US, Aryz got straight to work in his homeland. In conjunction with Cultural forum Carballo, Galicia, he painted... [Read more]

Positive-Propaganda: Paint It Black

obeygiant.com June 30, 2015
Positive-Propaganda: Paint It Black

I met Sebastian Pohl last fall when I was in Berlin painting my Rose Shackle/Make Art Not War mural. Sebastian explained his Positive-Propaganda project and... [Read more]

In conversation with Joram Roukes

blog.stolenspace.com June 13, 2015
In conversation with Joram Roukes

StolenSpace Gallery is thrilled to showcase ‘The Great Beyond’ a solo exhibition by Dutch artist Joram Roukes. Having relocated from the small city of... [Read more]

"Nuestra Gente" : New mural in Phoenix

mac-arte.blogspot.com June  3, 2015
"Nuestra Gente" : New mural in Phoenix

 "ARIZONE" by Pablo Luna, Phoenix, 1986 "NAUSEOUSLY GREEDY" by Mando Rascón, Phoenix, 1998 Here are some photos of a mural I... [Read more]

Call For Canadian Artists: Create a Mobile Music Video...

streetartnews.net April 27, 2015
Call For Canadian Artists: Create a Mobile Music Video For Fido and Keys N Krates

This summer, Fido is inspiring Canadian artists and innovators to embrace vibrant art and culture in their community. As the people at the heart of Canada’s... [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]

Creation & Destruction show opening in Detroit!

obeygiant.com April 23, 2015
Creation & Destruction show opening in Detroit!

Library Street Collective is pleased to present Printed Matters, a solo exhibition featuring the work of renowned artist Shepard Fairey, who will return to... [Read more]

Kuppelkupp

virtualwallworld.blogspot.fr April 18, 2015
Kuppelkupp

Kuppelkupp16.4.15Stavanger kunstmuseumCultural happening at the art museumIn this spring's great cultural happening "Kuppelkupp" at Stavanger kunstmuseum we... [Read more]

French artist Koralie hits up London

hookedblog.co.uk April 14, 2015
French artist Koralie hits up London

It's always a delight to come across a fresh new piece of street art work for the first time, especially when it's been found in the most unlikely of places.... [Read more]

INTI paints "Balance", a massive mural in Delhi, India

streetartnews.net April 14, 2015
INTI paints "Balance", a massive mural in Delhi, India

INTI is currently in India where he just finished working on yet another massive artworks on the streets of Delhi.This mural, titled 'balance', located in... [Read more]

Sunday link-o-rama

blog.vandalog.com April 13, 2015
Sunday link-o-rama

“the beauty of un-advertising” by VladyArt in Catania, Italy Got a few things that caught my eye recently, so I’m going back to the old link-o-rama format... [Read more]

Axel Void creates a new mural in Little Haiti, Miami

streetartnews.net April 12, 2015
Axel Void creates a new mural in Little Haiti, Miami

Axel Void just sent us a series of unreleased images from his newest mural located somewhere in the Little Haiti district of Miami.The mural is based on a... [Read more]

CYRCLE. Installation For Google Cultural Institute

blog.stolenspace.com April 10, 2015
CYRCLE. Installation For Google Cultural Institute

“You never know when a mural will be scrubbed out or painted over,” said Lucy Schwartz, program manager for the Google Cultural Institute, the umbrella... [Read more]

Fashion: Rylsee x BIG BAD WOLF T-Shirt

streetartnews.net April  4, 2015
Fashion: Rylsee x BIG BAD WOLF T-Shirt

Our friends at BIG BAD WOLF teamed up with Geneva street artist Cyril Vouilloz, also known as Rylsee, on a brand new limited edition T-shirt series for... [Read more]

Manorisms - Easter Weekend warehouse group show

graffoto1.blogspot.fr March 31, 2015
Manorisms - Easter Weekend warehouse group show

Unit 4119 Eade Road (see directions below)London N4 1DN(about 10 mins walk from Manor House) Fri 3 April - Sun 5th AprilFri 1930 - 0000Sat/Sun - TBC -... [Read more]

Gonzalo Areúz creates a new mural in Cancun, Mexico for FIAP

streetartnews.net March 11, 2015
Gonzalo Areúz creates a new mural in Cancun, Mexico for FIAP

Mexican artist Gonzalo Areúz recently spent some time on the streets of Cancun, Mexico for the FIAP 2015 Street Art Festival.The talented artist spent a few... [Read more]

PAPER CUT Group Exhibition opens March 7

obeygiant.com March  3, 2015
PAPER CUT Group Exhibition opens  March 7

SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS is pleased to present Paper Cut, a group exhibition featuring artwork by six artists who cut into, tear into, and deconstruct the humble,... [Read more]

Dear friends, I am extremely excited to be part of a...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com March  3, 2015
Dear friends, I am extremely excited to be part of a wonderful...

Dear friends, I am extremely excited to be part of a wonderful panel of artists that are talking about street art at Pratt this Thursday. Many thanks to Nick... [Read more]

Contemporary Art | Art Basel

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr March  3, 2015
Contemporary Art | Art Basel

Art Basel is a well-known international art show sited annually in Basel, Miami Beach and Hong Kong. In 1970, some gallerists based in Basel decided to put... [Read more]

A Year of Reading the World: A Q&A with Ann Morgan

en.blog.wordpress.com February 20, 2015
A Year of Reading the World: A Q&A with Ann Morgan

Several years ago, writer Ann Morgan noticed that she didn’t read much literature from countries outside of the United Kingdom and United States — and had... [Read more]

Chu creates a new mural at the Ciudad Cultural Konex in...

streetartnews.net February  7, 2015
Chu creates a new mural at the Ciudad Cultural Konex in Buenos Aires.

Julian Manzelli aka Chu is currently in Argentina where he spent a few days working on this new piece somewhere on the streets of Buenos Aires.Entitled... [Read more]

5 Feb: Democracia real ya! (London)

stencilarchive.org February  6, 2015
5 Feb: Democracia real ya! (London)

In the Galleries Democracia Real Ya!Thu 5 February - Sat 28 FebruaryFREE / Mezzanine Gallery  35 - 47 Bethnal Green Road, London, E1 6LA... [Read more]

Contemporary Art | Biennials

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr January 27, 2015
Contemporary Art | Biennials

Biennial View As we have seen through our series of the historically based articles about contemporary art, since the 1980s, art has shifted its... [Read more]

Contemporary Art | Art in the 1990s

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr January 20, 2015
Contemporary Art | Art in the 1990s

View of East Country Yard Show with Anya Gallaccio's installation in foreground, 1990 With this article, we are practically concluding our series of... [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]

Irony and Frank Styles paint "Alice in Wonderland", a new...

streetartnews.net January  8, 2015
Irony and Frank Styles paint "Alice in Wonderland", a new mural in South Shields, UK

Irony just finished working on a brand new collaboration with Frank Styles whom added the calligraphy on the artwork which depicts Alice from the classic... [Read more]

Jesse Reno - New prints

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr January  6, 2015
Jesse Reno - New prints

New works by American Art Brut artist Jesse Reno: http://bit.ly/1xO6YIUJesse Reno (1973, New Jersey/USA), is a self-taught mixed media painter. He has been... [Read more]

Contemporary Art | 1970s; A Decade of Pluralism

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr December 30, 2014
Contemporary Art | 1970s; A Decade of Pluralism

Gordon Matta- Clark, Conical Intersect, 1975 Art in the 1970s can be identified by its noticeable differentiation both compared to the progressive 1960s... [Read more]

Editors’ Picks of the Year: Notable Reads on WordPress.com

en.blog.wordpress.com December 17, 2014
Editors’ Picks of the Year: Notable Reads on WordPress.com

Our editors dove into the archives to resurface top posts published on WordPress.com this year, from personal essays to comics, and photography to fiction.... [Read more]

The Bristol Partnership On Graffiti – You Couldn’t Make...

The Bristol Partnership On Graffiti – You Couldn’t Make It Up!

Thanks to the keen eyed Ben who just sent in this comedy Private Eye moment. The Bristol Partnership is an august body of the great and good from this... [Read more]

Art and Gentrification: Everything Must Go....

stencilarchive.org August  2, 2015

Historical Item [From Stencil Archive: At what point is public art part of the problem of gentrification? When is corporate manipulation and intrusion... [Read more]

Why Elizabeth Warren Needs to Run for President

obeygiant.com April 29, 2015

Lawrence Lessig has been a friend and inspiration for several years. I read his book “Remix” and I was fascinated to read his case for cultural richness and... [Read more]

THE FUTURE OF NOW_SABIO X NIC GOSSAGE

tagsandthings.blogspot.com March 26, 2015

"The Cultural apex of New York City has always flourished downtown. Skate spots in Chinatown to the rooftop's over looking Brooklyn, the Future is Now. Sabio... [Read more]

Video: Pow! Wow! Hawaii 2015: Holoholo with John "Prime"...

streetartnews.net February 10, 2015

StreetArtNews has landed in lovely Hawaii where Pow! Wow! Hawaii 2015 and our live coverage is about to start!However, every year before painting begins, the... [Read more]

Still Dreaming

iammorley.squarespace.com January 19, 2015

Being that it is Martin Luther King Day, I felt it was right to repost the following blog... In the background of this poster is a piece of a letter written... [Read more]

LA CIUDAD QUE FALLA / Apuntes sobre Graffiti en Bogotá

stinkfish.wordpress.com December 22, 2014

LA CIUDAD QUE FALLA Apuntes sobre Graffiti en Bogotá Por: {-} y Stinkfish // *** En 2013 se firmó el decreto 075 del distrito de Bogotá “Por el cual... [Read more]

LA CIUDAD QUE FALLA / Apuntes sobre Graffiti en Bogotá

stinkfish.wordpress.com December 22, 2014

LA CIUDAD QUE FALLA Apuntes sobre Graffiti en Bogotá   Por: {-} y Stinkfish // *** En 2013 se firmó el decreto 075 del distrito de Bogotá “Por el... [Read more]

TILT - ELEVATE

vimeo.com November 19, 2012

Director: Benjamin Roudet / Big Addict Year: 2012 Music intro: Sam Cooke - A change is gonna come Label: RCA Victor label 1964 Music: Recordkingz feat.... [Read more]

Because now I'm worth it

vimeo.com September 21, 2010

*To understand this piece better please read the text before watching. If you already watched the video without reading the text, please read the text then... [Read more]