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Pyramidoracle on the streets of London

hookedblog.co.uk March  4, 2015
Pyramidoracle on the streets of London

Hookedblog recently discovered the work of New York street artist Pyramidoracle, not on Instagram or via Facebook but outdoors actually on the street! We had... [Read more]

MAGNUS GJOEN MONSTER SHOW at Hang-Up Gallery in London

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk March  1, 2015
MAGNUS GJOEN MONSTER SHOW at Hang-Up Gallery in London

Hang-Up Gallery presents their exclusive new exhibition Monster that launches a brand new collection of multi-media originals and limited editions by the... [Read more]

In conversation with MEGGS

blog.stolenspace.com February 28, 2015
In conversation with MEGGS

StolenSpace Gallery proudly presents ‘Rise  a satirical solo exhibition by Los Angeles-based artist MEGGS. Following his residency and sold-out show at Inner... [Read more]

Preview: Bicicleta Sem Freio "Fera" London Solo...

streetartnews.net February 28, 2015
Preview: Bicicleta Sem Freio "Fera" London Solo Exhibition - March 5th 2015

Next week in Shoreditch, London, JustKids will hold a pop-up exhibition in London showcasing the artworks of internationally famed Brazilian duo of... [Read more]

March Blogging U. Courses: Blogging and Photo 101

en.blog.wordpress.com February 27, 2015
March Blogging U. Courses: Blogging and Photo 101

We’re excited to offer two Blogging U. courses this March: Blogging 101 and Photography 101. Read on to learn more about each course, see how Blogging U.... [Read more]

WordPress for iOS: New Visual Editor and More!

en.blog.wordpress.com February 26, 2015
WordPress for iOS: New Visual Editor and More!

WordPress for iOS version 4.8 comes with exciting editor and navigation enhancements. Visual Editor We’re thrilled to announce that the 4.8 release... [Read more]

Five Themes for Poets (and Other Text-Loving Bloggers)

en.blog.wordpress.com February 25, 2015
Five Themes for Poets (and Other Text-Loving Bloggers)

Over at The Daily Post, our first poetry-focused Blogging U. course, Writing 201: Poetry, has just entered its second week. It’s been a blast, with hundreds... [Read more]

“Common Thread,” a stikman solo show opening soon in Philly

blog.vandalog.com February 25, 2015
“Common Thread,” a stikman solo show opening soon in Philly

Today I’m very pleased to announce Common Thread, a solo show from stikman. It opens March 6th at Philadelphia’s LMNL Gallery, where I’ve been curating shows... [Read more]

Release: Live Fast Mag Issue #1 with Tristan Eaton,...

streetartnews.net February 24, 2015
Release: Live Fast Mag Issue #1 with Tristan Eaton, Cyrcle...

Print is still alive! After a successful kick-starter campaign a few months back, our friends at Live FAST Mag just released their first print issue in all... [Read more]

Madsteez Mural Unveiling @ Los Angeles' Mondrian -...

streetartnews.net February 23, 2015
Madsteez Mural Unveiling @ Los Angeles' Mondrian - February 26th

While you discovered some exclusive pictures a few days ago, Madsteez is now ready to unveil his newest mural next Saturday in Los Angeles at the Mondrian.... [Read more]

Ludo creates a new series of pieces in China

streetartnews.net February 22, 2015
Ludo creates a new series of pieces in China

While you were discovering his recent new works in Rome, Ludo was already on his way to China, to work on his upcoming solo show in Shanghai end of... [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]

New Themes: Hew and Sobe

en.blog.wordpress.com February 19, 2015
New Themes: Hew and Sobe

Hew is a personal-blogging theme with a distinct identity and a bright splash of colour. Share your thoughts and experiences with readers while connecting... [Read more]

Contemporary Art |Things To Consider Before You Buy An...

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr February 17, 2015
Contemporary Art |Things To Consider Before You Buy An Artwork

Antony Gormley, Murmur, 2014, White Cube [Hong Kong] The idea of evaluating an artwork by using certain finite criteria could be described as the crux of... [Read more]

MEGGS 'Rise London Mural

hookedblog.co.uk February 15, 2015
MEGGS 'Rise  London Mural

Los Angeles based Australian artist, David "Meggs" Hooke was in London to present a new collection of work currently on show at East London's Stolen Space... [Read more]

Pow! Wow! Hawaii '15: OG Slick creates a new mural at...

streetartnews.net February 14, 2015
Pow! Wow! Hawaii '15: OG Slick creates a new mural at Fresh Cafe in Kaka'Ako

OG Slick is also part of POW! WOW! '15's stellar line-up where he was invited to work on a massive building. Using the Hawaiian flag as a canvas for his... [Read more]

Madsteez creates a new mural at the Mondrian in Los...

streetartnews.net February 13, 2015
Madsteez creates a new mural at the Mondrian in Los Angeles, USA

While we last heard from him in Dallas a few days ago, Madsteez is back in California where he just finished working on this new piece on the streets of Los... [Read more]

MEGGS: Rise & Fall

blog.stolenspace.com February 11, 2015
MEGGS: Rise & Fall

StolenSpace Gallery presents ‘Rise a satirical solo exhibition by Los Angeles-based artist MEGGS. Following his residency and sold-out show at Inner State... [Read more]

Contemporary Art | Art Criticism

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr February 10, 2015
Contemporary Art | Art Criticism

Artforum Cover, Vol.7, No.7, March 1969 Art criticism, in broad terms, can be considered as the discussion and the evaluation of visual arts. The origins... [Read more]

Dot Dot Dot creates a series of new pieces on the streets...

streetartnews.net February 10, 2015
Dot Dot Dot creates a series of new pieces on the streets of Los Angeles

Everyone's favorite anonymous artist from Norway Dot Dot Dot has been hard at work on the beaches of Los Angeles the last couple months spreading his... [Read more]

Ron English's Camo Deer spotted in Shoreditch, London

hookedblog.co.uk February  8, 2015
Ron English's Camo Deer spotted in Shoreditch, London

The last week has seen internationally renowned painter and street artists Ron English in London for the release of his Camo Deer in Autumn edition released... [Read more]

Rare and Racy - Sheffield.

phlegmcomicnews.blogspot.fr February  4, 2015
Rare and Racy - Sheffield.

Another painting I did while I was up in Sheffield. Rare and Racy is by far my favorite shop in Sheffield. It's been going since 1969 and it's also the very... [Read more]

REMINDER: BOB Marley Photo show opening and print release...

obeygiant.com February  4, 2015
REMINDER: BOB Marley Photo show opening and print release this Friday!

Don’t forget this Friday would be Bob Marley’s 70th birthday. Come celebrate at the opening of Dennis Morris’s Bob Marley photo show “Revolutionary Dreams,”... [Read more]

Five Themes for Writers and Readers

en.blog.wordpress.com February  4, 2015
Five Themes for Writers and Readers

In the past, we’ve highlighted some of our favorite themes for longform enthusiasts and bloggers who just want to write. Today, let’s take a look at five... [Read more]

Five Themes for Writers and Readers

en.wordpress.com February  4, 2015
Five Themes for Writers and Readers

In the past, we’ve highlighted some of our favorite themes for longform enthusiasts and bloggers who just want to write. Today, let’s take a look at five... [Read more]

Five Themes for Writers and Readers

en.wordpress.com February  4, 2015
Five Themes for Writers and Readers

In the past, we’ve highlighted some of our favorite themes for longform enthusiasts and bloggers who just want to write. Today, let’s take a look at five... [Read more]

Five Themes for Writers and Readers

en.blog.wordpress.com February  4, 2015
Five Themes for Writers and Readers

In the past, we’ve highlighted some of our favorite themes for longform enthusiasts and bloggers who just want to write. Today, let’s take a look at five... [Read more]

So we interviewed the host of Street Art Throwdown…

blog.vandalog.com February  4, 2015
So we interviewed the host of Street Art Throwdown…

An illegal wildposted advertisement for Street Art Throwdown in Philadelphia, torn down and thrown in the trash. Today we’re posting an interview that RJ... [Read more]

Cesar Biojo - New prints

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr February  3, 2015
Cesar Biojo - New prints

We are pleased to offer three brand new prints by Cesar Biojo: http://bit.ly/138c5ZmCesar Biojo (1981, Cali/Colombia) holds a degree in Fine Arts from... [Read more]

Take action against the Senate’s treacherous Keystone XL...

obeygiant.com February  2, 2015
Take action against the Senate’s treacherous Keystone XL pipeline approval now!

I know I sound like a broken record, but until there is campaign finance reform, many members of congress will put the interests of their most powerful... [Read more]

Press Publish Tickets

en.blog.wordpress.com January 30, 2015
Press Publish Tickets

It is with great excitement that I announce the opening of ticket sales for the Press Publish conference series we teased here earlier this month! After... [Read more]

Press Publish Tickets

en.blog.wordpress.com January 30, 2015
Press Publish Tickets

It is with great excitement that I announce the opening of ticket sales for the Press Publish conference series we teased here earlier this month! After... [Read more]

Street art tour of Barcelona part 2 – Gracia to El Raval

urbankulturblog.com January 27, 2015
Street art tour of Barcelona part 2 – Gracia to El Raval

Following on from the last Barcelona street art tour post, I took to the streets of the amazing (but polar opposite) Gracia and el Raval. While having... [Read more]

Stick it up Shoreditch. Street Art Stickers 2

hookedblog.co.uk January 26, 2015
Stick it up Shoreditch. Street Art Stickers 2

Hookedblog are big fans of street art stickers, from the one off hand drawn/ hand painted kind often making using of the free UPS sticker labels to the super... [Read more]

Banksy's Upper Haight Rat Back in SF

stencilarchive.org January 20, 2015
Banksy's Upper Haight Rat Back in SF

In the Galleries News Articles Haight Street Rat: By Banksy. On display in the window facing Montgomery Street. 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Jan. 21-July 11. 836m,... [Read more]

New Themes: Cubic and Wilson

en.blog.wordpress.com January 15, 2015
New Themes: Cubic and Wilson

It’s Theme Thursday and today I’m happy to present two new free themes: Cubic and Wilson. Cubic Designed by WordPress.com’s own Thomas Guillot, Cubic... [Read more]

New Themes: Cubic and Wilson

en.blog.wordpress.com January 15, 2015
New Themes: Cubic and Wilson

It’s Theme Thursday and today I’m happy to present two new free themes: Cubic and Wilson. Cubic Designed by WordPress.com’s own Thomas Guillot, Cubic... [Read more]

FKDL aux Abbesses #2

streetartinparis.wordpress.com December  4, 2011
FKDL aux Abbesses #2

My previous post about FKDL can be seen by clicking here [Read more]

Augustine Kofie

Augustine Kofie

Growing up in Los Angeles and very active in the West Los Angeles graffiti scene since the mid 1990’s, Kofie’One, as he became to be known, is a skillful and... [Read more]

Kanye West “Runaway” Film

papermonster.wordpress.com October 24, 2010
Kanye West “Runaway” Film

There are few people who truly “give” in the world. Kanye West (HERE) is one of those few. He has been releasing a new music track every week for free and... [Read more]

Photo Roundup: Beyond Eden 2010 Los Angeles, CA

papermonster.wordpress.com October 13, 2010
Photo Roundup: Beyond Eden 2010 Los Angeles, CA

This past weekend was the opening of Beyond Eden 2010, an art fair that brings together some of the West Coast’s top art galleries under one roof. Although I... [Read more]

Los Angeles Oct 9-10 “Beyond Eden” Multi Gallery Event...

papermonster.wordpress.com October  8, 2010
Los Angeles Oct 9-10 “Beyond Eden” Multi Gallery Event feat Crewest and PaperMonster

If you are in Los Angeles this Saturday October 9th or Sunday October 10th you do not want to miss out on an amazing and FREE event bringing together the... [Read more]

More Opening Photos: Friends With Knives Stencil Group...

papermonster.wordpress.com August 19, 2010
More Opening Photos: Friends With Knives Stencil Group Show @Crewest Gallery LA

Below is a brand new batch of photos of the Friends With Knives Stencil Group Show curated by PaperMonster opening that took place at Crewest Gallery in Los... [Read more]

Interview!! Los Angeles Times x Friends With Knives...

papermonster.wordpress.com August 10, 2010
Interview!! Los Angeles Times x Friends With Knives Curated By PaperMonster @ Crewest Gallery

The Friends With Knives stencil group show was recently featured in the Arts and Culture section of last week’s Los Angeles Times!! Alie Ward from the... [Read more]

July/August PaperMonster’s Favorite Things 2010

papermonster.wordpress.com August  9, 2010
July/August PaperMonster’s Favorite Things 2010

Things have been so busy that I completely forgot to do my favorite things post for July so this month you get two whole months of favorite things for July... [Read more]

PREVIEW: Friends With Knives @Crewest Gallery Los...

papermonster.wordpress.com August  6, 2010
PREVIEW: Friends With Knives @Crewest Gallery Los Angeles, CA Opening August 7th

Below is a fantastic preview of what to expect tomorrow night at Crewest Gallery for the Friends With Knives Stencil Group Show featuring Blek le Rat, Broken... [Read more]

Joe Iurato Part Of The “Friends With Knives” Group Show...

papermonster.wordpress.com August  4, 2010
Joe Iurato Part Of The “Friends With Knives” Group Show Opening August 7th @Crewest Gallery

Joe Iurato embodies everything it takes to be a successful stencil artist. He is driven, innovative, and determined to take on everything and anything that... [Read more]

Broken Crow Part Of The “Friends With Knives” Group Show...

papermonster.wordpress.com July 30, 2010
Broken Crow Part Of The “Friends With Knives” Group Show Opening August 7th @Crewest Gallery

Next up in the artists line-up fro the Friends With Knives Stencil Group show is Broken Crow. Broken Crow is best know for his gigantic scale and use of... [Read more]

Leckomio aka Stefan Winterle Part Of The “Friends With...

papermonster.wordpress.com July 29, 2010
Leckomio aka Stefan Winterle Part Of The “Friends With Knives” Group Show Opening August 7th @Crewest Gallery

If the first image in this post does not let you know why I chose Leckomio for the Friends With Knives Stencil Group Show on August 7th @Crewest Gallery, I... [Read more]

Blek Le Rat Part Of The “Friends With Knives” Group Show...

papermonster.wordpress.com July 29, 2010
Blek Le Rat Part Of The “Friends With Knives” Group Show Opening August 7th @Crewest Gallery

I am extremely honored to announce that Blek Le Rat one of the pioneer of stencil graffiti/art will be taking part alongside Broken Crow, Chris Stain, Dave... [Read more]