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Banksy unveils a new installation at Dismaland in...

streetartnews.net August 28, 2015
Banksy unveils a new installation at Dismaland in Weston-Super-Mare

Earlier today, the elusive British street artist Banksy added a brand new installation to his popular theme park "Dismaland Bemusement Park" which opened... [Read more]

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]

"American Piss (Peace)" a new piece by Escif at Dismaland...

streetartnews.net August 23, 2015
"American Piss (Peace)" a new piece by Escif at Dismaland in Weston-Super-Mare, UK

Escif is also part of "Dismaland Bemusement Park" which is curated by Banksy and taking place at the Tropicana in Weston-Super-Mare, UK.The Spanish street... [Read more]

San Francisco hitting up graffiti vandals with costly...

stencilarchive.org August 22, 2015
San Francisco hitting up graffiti vandals with costly civil suits

Legal Information News Articles San Francisco hitting up graffiti vandals with costly civil suits By C.W. Nevius for the SF ChronicleAugust 21, 2015... [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]

"Mediocre", a new mural by Axel Void in...

streetartnews.net August 22, 2015
"Mediocre", a new mural by Axel Void in Weston-Super-Mare, UK for Dismaland

Axel Void recently spent some time in the UK where he was invited by Banksy to paint a new piece in Weston-Super-Mare for the newly opened "Dismaland... [Read more]

REMINDER: New Show opens at subliminal projects Aug. 27

obeygiant.com August 22, 2015
REMINDER: New Show opens at subliminal projects Aug. 27

REMINDER: XX opens Aug. 27 – head over to Subliminal Projects​ to see more works in the show! Opening Reception: Thursday, August 27 • 7 – 10 pm... [Read more]

We’re going to Dismaland

blog.vandalog.com August 20, 2015
We’re going to Dismaland

The view from inside of Dismaland In case you’ve been living under a rock… Banksy’s next major project has arrived: Dismaland. What is it? A sort of... [Read more]

First New York Show in Five Years / Still Questioning...

obeygiant.com August 20, 2015
First New York Show in Five Years / Still Questioning Everything

“On Our Hands” opens at Jacob Lewis Gallery on September 17 in New York. Read more about it in T: The New York Times Style Magazine. Thanks for the support!... [Read more]

Banksy unveils a series of installations for Dismaland in...

streetartnews.net August 20, 2015
Banksy unveils a series of installations for Dismaland in Weston-Super-Mare, UK

While you discovered his latest mural earlier today, Banksy also worked and produced several installations for the opening of "Dismaland Bemusement Park" in... [Read more]

Banksy creates a new piece in Weston-Super-Mare, UK for...

streetartnews.net August 20, 2015
Banksy creates a new piece in Weston-Super-Mare, UK for Dismaland

"Dismaland Bemusement Park" has now opened its doors for a lucky few and we are able to bring you exclusively the first images from some of the Banksy's new... [Read more]

"Dismaland Bemusement Park" a festival of art, amusements...

streetartnews.net August 20, 2015
"Dismaland Bemusement Park" a festival of art, amusements and entry-level anarchism - August 22nd @ Weston-Super-Mare, UK

That's it, Banksy and his team have just revealed the line-up for their newest event dubbed as the rumors were saying "Dismaland Bemusement Park" a festival... [Read more]

Rumor: Banksy To Open Spoof Disneyland this Weekend (UK)

stencilarchive.org August 18, 2015
Rumor: Banksy To Open Spoof Disneyland this Weekend (UK)

Artist News Rumors collected at the Daily Beast. Dismaland is the name of Banksy’s gloriously subversive theme park that is heavily rumored to be... [Read more]

BumbleBee creates a large mural in Seattle, USA

streetartnews.net August 18, 2015
BumbleBee creates a large mural in Seattle, USA

Wallingford a neighborhood in north central Seattle is now home to a massive new piece by BumbleBee which was just finished a few days ago. The Los-Angeles... [Read more]

XX – opening at Subliminal Projects August 27

obeygiant.com August 13, 2015
XX – opening at Subliminal Projects August 27

SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS is pleased to present XX, a group exhibition featuring work by eight Los Angeles based artists: Christina Hendershaw, Melissa Huddleston,... [Read more]

“Open House – New Construction Duplex, Park Slope....

elbowtoe.tumblr.com August 13, 2015
“Open House – New Construction Duplex, Park Slope. Serious...

“Open House – New Construction Duplex, Park Slope. Serious Inquiries Only”, 2015 Latex, cinder block and burlap. One of many sculptures I build out of the... [Read more]

CLEON PETERSON/ POISON AUGUST 29

obeygiant.com August 10, 2015
CLEON PETERSON/ POISON AUGUST 29

I’m very happy for my good friend, former co-worker, and frequent collaborator Cleon Peterson on the success of his art career. He’s doing incredible things... [Read more]

To Live and Dine in L.A.

obeygiant.com August  6, 2015
To Live and Dine in L.A.

On Sunday, August 9, the Library Foundation of Los Angeles will bring “To Live and Dine in L.A.” to the stage with hip hop artist Rakaa Iriscience (Dilated... [Read more]

RONE & MAYONAIZE collaborate on a new piece in Melbourne,...

streetartnews.net August  5, 2015
RONE & MAYONAIZE collaborate on a new piece in Melbourne, Australia

Our friends RONE and MAYONAIZE, two artists from the Everfresh Studios in Melbourne, Australia come together to take back this large wall in Brunswick in the... [Read more]

"Cecil The Lion", a tribute by DZIA in Glasgow, Scotland

streetartnews.net August  2, 2015
"Cecil The Lion", a tribute by DZIA in Glasgow, Scotland

Our buddy DZIA recently spent some time in the lovely city of Glasgow in Scotland where he managed to cram in several pieces. Amongst some of his signature... [Read more]

"Migrants, Ibrahim, Mingora-Philadelphia" by JR in...

streetartnews.net July 30, 2015
"Migrants, Ibrahim, Mingora-Philadelphia" by JR in Philadelphia

JR recently spent some time in Philadelphia where he was invited by the city's Mural Arts Program to work his craft on the side of a enormous building.The... [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]

Deedee Cheriel’s “Natural Resource” opening August 1 in...

obeygiant.com July 24, 2015
Deedee Cheriel’s “Natural Resource” opening August 1 in Los Angeles

Talented friend and fellow artist Deedee Cheriel has a show opening at KP Projects/MKG in Los Angeles on Saturday, August 1. “Natural Resource” explores her... [Read more]

Meeting Of Styles UK 2015

graffoto1.blogspot.com July 22, 2015
Meeting Of Styles UK 2015

Shoreditch, London10 - 12 July 2015all photos: NoLionsInEnglandPHOTOS ARE CROPPED - don't know why, its the wonderful word of blogging. Click-a-pic for the... [Read more]

SeaWalls '15: Work in progress by Hueman in Cozumel, Mexico

streetartnews.net July 22, 2015
SeaWalls '15: Work in progress by Hueman in Cozumel, Mexico

We continue our ongoing live coverage of PangeaSeed's SeaWalls 2015 with Hueman and a brand new piece which was just started on the streets of Cozumel in... [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]

Seventh Career // Bogotá Downtown // Colombia // june...

stinkfish.wordpress.com July 21, 2015
Seventh Career // Bogotá Downtown // Colombia // june 2015 //

Carrera Séptima // Centro de Bogotá // Colombia // junio 2015 // Zasinha + Stinkfish [APC] ▼ A partir de una fotografía tomada en Chicago // USA //... [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]

Coverage: Shepard Fairey "Your Eyes Here" exhibition @...

streetartnews.net July 19, 2015
Coverage: Shepard Fairey "Your Eyes Here" exhibition @ CAC Malaga

Los Angeles-based artist Shepard Fairey is having his first solo exhibition in a Spanish museum at the Centro de Arte Contemporáneo de Málaga, curated by... [Read more]

Books: "Old Habits Die Hard" by RISK

streetartnews.net July 16, 2015
Books: "Old Habits Die Hard" by RISK

Detroit based publisher 1xRun recently announced the release of a definitive book on Los Angeles graffiti originator and icon RISK. "Old Habits Die Hard"... [Read more]

RETNA unveils a giant mural in Copenhagen, Denmark

streetartnews.net July 16, 2015
RETNA unveils a giant mural in Copenhagen, Denmark

Denmark and Copenhagen are booming with Public Art and the latest addition is a brand new mural by RETNA which was just completed last night.Painting in the... [Read more]

REMINDER: IT’S A BEAUTIFUL DAY, I GUESS opens at...

obeygiant.com July 15, 2015
REMINDER: IT’S A BEAUTIFUL DAY, I GUESS opens at Subliminal Projects this Saturday!

I’m really excited about this show because the golden era of hip-hop, ’86-’94, was incredibly influential for me. All the work in the show is very stylish... [Read more]

"Icarian Flight" : New mural in Los Angeles by ELMAC + KOFIE

mac-arte.blogspot.fr July 14, 2015
"Icarian Flight" : New mural in Los Angeles by ELMAC + KOFIE

This is a mural I painted with my good friend Augustine Kofie in Los Angeles titled "Icarian Flight".Thanks to the good folks at Allan Jeffries Framing,... [Read more]

Faith47 Secaucus Mural for Savage Habbit

hookedblog.co.uk July  8, 2015
Faith47 Secaucus Mural for Savage Habbit

While in New York recently we took some time to meet up with the team behind the Savage Habbit Mural project. We had been in touch with them via email before... [Read more]

Nick Walker "The Art Of Nick Walker" London Book Launch -...

streetartnews.net July  8, 2015
Nick Walker "The Art Of Nick Walker" London Book Launch - July 11th

If you are in London this week-end, our friend Nick Walker will be launching his brand new book "The Art Of Nick Walker" at Box Park in Shoreditch.A 152 page... [Read more]

IT’S A BEAUTIFUL DAY, I GUESS – opening at Subliminal...

obeygiant.com July  2, 2015
IT’S A BEAUTIFUL DAY, I GUESS – opening at Subliminal projects

SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS is pleased to present IT’S A BEAUTIFUL DAY, I GUESS, a group exhibition featuring new work by Greg Bojorquez, Tim Diet, Mark Drew,... [Read more]

FinDAC creates "B-Girl", a new mural in Brooklyn, New...

streetartnews.net July  1, 2015
FinDAC creates "B-Girl", a new mural in Brooklyn, New York City

While we last heard from him in Los Angeles, FinDAC has now landed in New York City where he just finished working on a large scale piece in Brooklyn.Entiled... [Read more]

iHeart creates a series of new pieces in Vancouver, Canada

streetartnews.net June 29, 2015
iHeart creates a series of new pieces in Vancouver, Canada

Canadian artist iHeart just sent us a series of brand new images showing his newest street pieces which were created for his street exhibition entitled... [Read more]

Captain Kris & SiMitchell create a mural in London to...

streetartnews.net June 29, 2015
Captain Kris & SiMitchell create a mural in London to celebrate the launch of the Mountain Dew Bootcamp coming to the UK

The Dew Mural, created by Captain Kris and SiMitchell was just completed on the streets of trendy East London to celebrate the launch of the Mountain Dew... [Read more]

Artist Interview: Don't Fret

streetartnews.net June 25, 2015
Artist Interview: Don't Fret

The artist known as Don't Fret describes himself as a "vaguely anonymous human from Chicago". While his new works pop up constantly in his hometown (as well... [Read more]

1010 unveils a new vortex in Las Vegas with JUSTKIDS for...

streetartnews.net June 24, 2015
1010 unveils a new vortex in Las Vegas with JUSTKIDS for Life Is Beautiful '15

While we last heard from him a few days ago with a massive piece in Paris, 1010 recently stopped by Las Vegas to work his magic on a new building.Invited by... [Read more]

FinDAC paints "Hiko", his newest mural in Los Angeles,...

streetartnews.net June 24, 2015
FinDAC paints "Hiko", his newest mural in Los Angeles, California

FinDAC recently spent some extensive time in Los Angeles where he managed to drop one last piece before his departure to New York City.The Irish artist... [Read more]

Live a little on Coney Island

blog.vandalog.com June 18, 2015
Live a little on Coney Island

eL Seed. Photo by RJ Rushmore. Last Sunday, I visited Coney Island for the first time. I was there to see The Coney Island Art Walls, Jeffrey Deitch‘s... [Read more]

Artist Interview: Hebru Brantley

streetartnews.net June 17, 2015
Artist Interview: Hebru Brantley

Hebru thnking big on S Wabash in Chicago prior to opening "Memoirs Of The Minimum Wage" Hebru Brantley's path in the art world started in his native Chicago... [Read more]

Jeff Soto creates a beautiful piece on LA Brea in Los...

streetartnews.net June 17, 2015
Jeff Soto creates a beautiful piece on LA Brea in Los Angeles

Our friend Jeff Soto is currently in sunny Los Angeles, Calfirornia where he just finished working on a brand new street piece.It took just a few hours for... [Read more]

Nychos' MURAL 15 mural in Montreal, Canada

hookedblog.co.uk June 15, 2015
Nychos' MURAL 15 mural in Montreal, Canada

In our continued coverage of this years Mural Festival in Montreal, Canada we bring you photos of Austrian street artist Nychos' newly finished wall for the... [Read more]

Video: Banksy "Dismaland" Trailer

streetartnews.net August 25, 2015

Earlier today, British phenomenon Banksy released a trailer video for his newly opened theme park "Dismaland Bemusement Park". The trailer shows Banksy's... [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]

New Morley Merch!

iammorley.squarespace.com June 18, 2015

Check-it-check-it-out! Some new Morley merch is now available at:www.1201industries.com. Each item purchased donates 20% of profits to help Much Love Animal... [Read more]