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Upcoming: Mark Ryden – “The Gay 90s: West” @ Kohn Gallery

arrestedmotion.com March 26, 2014
Upcoming: Mark Ryden – “The Gay 90s: West” @ Kohn Gallery

Fans of Mark Ryden on the West Coast have been anxiously awaiting the much postponed solo that was promised them since the Los Angeles-based artist's showing... [Read more]

Lab Art in Palm Springs

colorsinla.com February 13, 2014
Lab Art in Palm Springs

  The largest, leading street art gallery in the world, LAB ART Los Angeles will be partnering with the desert’s most iconic contemporary art gallery,... [Read more]

CRASH & Remi Rough at Dorian Grey Gallery

streetartnyc.org February 11, 2014
CRASH & Remi Rough at Dorian Grey Gallery

Blurring the lines between abstract graffiti, pop art and fine art, Dorian Grey’s current exhibit, Flow, features the works of the legendary Bronx-based... [Read more]

EVENT: Jacob Hashimoto in Los Angeles

woostercollective.com February 10, 2014
EVENT: Jacob Hashimoto in Los Angeles

If you're in Los Angeles, check out Jacob Hashimoto's show at the Martha Otero Gallery JACOB HASHIMOTOYellow Giant and Gas Giant Studies Opening... [Read more]

From Dawson Street and Walton Avenue in the South Bronx...

streetartnyc.org February  6, 2014
From Dawson Street and Walton Avenue in the South Bronx to Alexander and Bonin in Chelsea: Works by John Ahearn and Rigoberto Torres

A stunningly evocative selection of life-like sculptures by John Ahearn, made in collaboration with Rigoberto Torres, is currently on exhibit at Alexander... [Read more]

Defaced New Orleans Banksy Removed And Restored

banksyt-shirts.com January 30, 2014
Defaced New Orleans Banksy Removed And Restored

There’s more good news as the fight to save works by our beloved Banksy from haters and vandals gathers momentum. One of his 2008 spray-painted stencil... [Read more]

Victor Reyes - Paper Work - Known Gallery

12ozprophet.com January 30, 2014
Victor Reyes - Paper Work - Known Gallery

The Seventh Letter Crew hosted yet another event featuring one of its members at its headquarters gallery on Fairfax, Paper Work by Victor Reyes.... [Read more]

Cryptik x Nick Flatt New Mural For Branded Arts - Los...

streetartnews.net January 27, 2014
Cryptik x Nick Flatt New Mural For Branded Arts - Los Angeles, USA

Cryptik and Nick Flatt just finished working on this Andy Warhol commemoration mural for Branded Arts on the streets of Los Angeles, USA. Based on a picture... [Read more]

Astro & Jean-François Poliquin Montreal Street Lights

senseslost.com January 19, 2014
Astro & Jean-François Poliquin Montreal Street Lights

The Montreal-based artists Astro and Jean-François Poliquin teamed up with creative studio Turn Me On Design to light up Avenue Mont-Royal in Montreal with... [Read more]

Speaking with Pioneering Graffiti Writer and Photographer...

streetartnyc.org January 17, 2014
Speaking with Pioneering Graffiti Writer and Photographer FLINT

Back in the 1960’s, Flint Gennari was getting his name up, without even realizing that what he was doing was a precursor to modern graffiti.  It was... [Read more]

DAZE: Paintings, Sculptures and Prints on View in “Indigo...

streetartnyc.org January 13, 2014
DAZE: Paintings, Sculptures and Prints on View in “Indigo Dreams” at TT-Underground

Back in the 70’s, Daze’s main canvasses were subway trains and walls. Recognized as a master of his genre, Brooklyn native Chris “Daze” Ellis was soon... [Read more]

Joseph Meloy, Enrico Oyama, Chris RWK, and Herb Smith aka...

streetartnyc.org January  8, 2014
Joseph Meloy, Enrico Oyama, Chris RWK, and Herb Smith aka Veng in “Beyond Literacy” at Chelsea’s Galerie Protégé

Opening this evening — from 6-8pm — at Chelsea’s Galerie Protégé, a handsome space at 197 9th Avenue, is Beyond Literacy, a selection of imaginative and... [Read more]

Speaking with Col Wallnuts

streetartnyc.org January  7, 2014
Speaking with Col Wallnuts

For over 20 years Col has been gracing our public spaces with his distinctly graceful aesthetic.  His street murals, along with his small works on various... [Read more]

ROA New Street Art At The Canterbury Museum -...

streetartnews.net January  2, 2014
ROA New Street Art At The Canterbury Museum - Christchurch, New Zealand

While you discovered some of our exclusive progress shots last week (featured), ROA has now completed his new piece on the streets of Christchurch in New... [Read more]

ROA Work In Progress - Christchurch, New Zealand

streetartnews.net December 27, 2013
ROA Work In Progress - Christchurch, New Zealand

While we last heard from him in Miami for Art Basel 2013 (covered), ROA is now in New Zealand for the Rise Street Art Festival.The popular Belgian muralist... [Read more]

Recap “L’Avenir” Graffuturism Group Exhibition at White...

graffuturism.com December 23, 2013
Recap “L’Avenir” Graffuturism Group Exhibition at White Walls Gallery

Full Set of Pictures and available work Here online. Thank you for all that came out to see the show and supported the exhibition. If you missed the opening... [Read more]

Augustine Kofie Mural with All City Canvas and Herman...

graffuturism.com December 22, 2013
Augustine Kofie Mural with All City Canvas and Herman Miller Mexico DF

I dont know if this is Augustine Kofie‘s largest solo mural he has painted, if it isnt his largest to date it is definitely his most impressive. Kofie was... [Read more]

JORO AT MONDUBER GALLERY

mtn-world.com December 20, 2013
JORO AT MONDUBER GALLERY

Showing that graffiti is truly central in recent artistic production, deploying their powerful,  expressive, poetic, critical and playful vectors... we can... [Read more]

PAUL SONE. MY FIRST ART BASEL. DAY 1

mtn-world.com December 19, 2013
PAUL SONE. MY FIRST ART BASEL. DAY 1

The American writer, Paul SONE, decided to send us the four day diary of his experience in ART BASEL in Miami. Today we have a brief introduction and the... [Read more]

Bombed Like Your Mom's Thong

melroseandfairfax.blogspot.co.uk November  3, 2013
Bombed Like Your Mom's Thong

Graffiti getting bombed like your mom's thong.  Its up her butt~Hits getting smashed behind Fairfax from Movie, RI, Lukas, Slob, and many more.Stay up! [Read more]

Urban Art Fair - Brixton 2013

soloone.blogspot.co.uk July 20, 2013
Urban Art Fair - Brixton 2013

The Urban Art Fair kicked off on Josephine Avenue with the Positive Arts team creating some Street pieces including a replica Tube Train, toot toot! Young... [Read more]

In Loving Memory: Philip Seymour Hoffman Gets the Street...

observer.com February 10, 2014

In Loving Memory: Philip Seymour Hoffman Gets the Street Art Treatment on ...New York ObserverThose mourners who didn't make it to Philip Seymour Hoffman's... [Read more]

Work by Graffiti Artists From 5Pointz on Display – New...

puregraffiti.com February  8, 2014

Work by Graffiti Artists From 5Pointz on DisplayNew York TimesSubway riders who saw the graffiti-coated warehouse buildings in Queens known as 5Pointz from... [Read more]

New Zealand into semis at Wellington Sevens - The Press

stuff.co.nz February  8, 2014

New Zealand into semis at Wellington SevensThe Press... after beating Canada 24-0 at the Wellington sevens. Wellington Sevens costumes 2014 · Wellington... [Read more]

New Zealand into semis at Wellington Sevens - Auckland...

stuff.co.nz February  8, 2014

New Zealand into semis at Wellington SevensAuckland stuff.co.nz... after beating Canada 24-0 at the Wellington sevens. Wellington Sevens costumes 2014 ·... [Read more]

New Zealand into semis at Wellington Sevens - Auckland...

stuff.co.nz February  8, 2014

New Zealand into semis at Wellington SevensAuckland stuff.co.nz... after beating Canada 24-0 at the Wellington sevens. Wellington Sevens costumes 2014 ·... [Read more]

Wellington Sevens live-blog: Day one recap - Stuff.co.nz

stuff.co.nz February  7, 2014

Wellington Sevens live-blog: Day one recapStuff.co.nzWellington Sevens costumes 2014 · Wellington Sevens. CAMERON BURNELL/FAIRFAX NZ Zoom. Banksy fans were... [Read more]

Rash of graffiti reported – The Wenatchee World Online

puregraffiti.com February  4, 2014

Rash of graffiti reportedThe Wenatchee World OnlineLocations are in the 200 block of North Franklin Avenue, the 200 and 300 blocks of North Emerson Avenue,... [Read more]

Police investigate graffiti spree in Healdsburg – Santa...

puregraffiti.com February  4, 2014

Police investigate graffiti spree in HealdsburgSanta Rosa Press DemocratHealdsburg police are investigating an early Tuesday graffiti spree that targeted 19... [Read more]

Graffiti artist sentenced for local acts of graffiti –...

puregraffiti.com February  3, 2014

Graffiti artist sentenced for local acts of graffitiWHBL SheboyganThe criminal complaint said Bagemehl was responsible for graffiti painted in a home on... [Read more]

Local photographer starts workshop, immerses pupils into...

downtowndevil.com February  3, 2014

Downtown Devil Local photographer starts workshop, immerses pupils into downtown Phoenix ...Downtown DevilHe highlighted the architecture, skyscrapers,... [Read more]

Outside in: Bushwick street artist moves his work indoors...

brooklyndaily.com February  3, 2014

Outside in: Bushwick street artist moves his work indoorsBrooklyn DailyStreet style: You can also see Rosenfeld's work on Thames Street, between Morgan... [Read more]

Office Envy - Uber Offices Dupont - In The Capital

inthecapital.streetwise.co January 31, 2014

Office Envy - Uber Offices DupontIn The Capital... connected to the first by a spiral staircase, and a rooftop overlooking Connecticut Avenue and M Street... [Read more]

A Williamsburg for Every Neighborhood: 6 Hipster Heavens...

laweekly.com January 30, 2014

LA Weekly A Williamsburg for Every Neighborhood: 6 Hipster Heavens Inspired by ...LA WeeklyNo, the Williamsburg of Culver City is really just the L.A.... [Read more]

Blotted graffiti mural by Banksy to be preserved - NOLA.com

nola.com January 30, 2014

Blotted graffiti mural by Banksy to be preservedNOLA.comFans of British bad boy artist Banksy will be elated to learn that one of his 2008 New Orleans murals... [Read more]

What We're Reading: Audra Hubbell's Street Art; Next's...

michiganavemag.com January 17, 2014

What We're Reading: Audra Hubbell's Street Art; Next's New Menu & VideoMichigan Avenue MagazineWhile snow is wreaking havoc on the local landscape, art... [Read more]

An Exploratory Stroll Up Park Avenue - New York Times

nytimes.com January 16, 2014

An Exploratory Stroll Up Park AvenueNew York TimesEither way, they are charming, the black painted silhouettes like Banksy paintings. William I. Watters... [Read more]

An Exploratory Stroll Up Park Avenue - New York Times

nytimes.com January 16, 2014

An Exploratory Stroll Up Park AvenueNew York TimesEither way, they are charming, the black painted silhouettes like Banksy paintings. William I. Watters... [Read more]

Councillor raises beauty versus basics argument -...

thestarphoenix.com January 15, 2014

Councillor raises beauty versus basics argumentStarPhoenixstreet furniture and more attractive by adding banners, plants and street art. Plans for the... [Read more]

Hull's new street art: Graffiti and paintings brighten up...

hulldailymail.co.uk January 14, 2014

Hull Daily Mail Hull's new street art: Graffiti and paintings brighten up drab phone cable boxesHull Daily MailBut in several streets coming off Hull's... [Read more]

Connecticut Ave. pothole: Man collects hubcaps - WJLA

wjla.com January 14, 2014

Connecticut Ave. pothole: Man collects hubcapsWJLAAnd now, he has created a kind of street art with them – which is also something of a public service. “It's... [Read more]

Hull's new street art: Grafitti and paintings brighten up...

hulldailymail.co.uk January 14, 2014

Hull Daily Mail Hull's new street art: Grafitti and paintings brighten up drab phone cable boxesHull Daily MailBut in several streets coming off Hull's... [Read more]

KC broadband cabinets decorated with street art -...

cable.co.uk January 12, 2014

KC broadband cabinets decorated with street artCable.co.ukBroadband cabinets in the Newland Avenue area of Hull are being adorned with street art thanks to... [Read more]

Interactive Sun Sculpture Reflects Busy Streets Below

mymodernmet.com January  5, 2014

Solar Flare is the newest sculptural collaboration by Calgary-based artists Caitlind r.c. Brown and Wayne Garrett that features a dynamic spherical structure... [Read more]

Review of the year - February - Haringey Independent

haringeyindependent.co.uk December 25, 2013

Haringey Independent Review of the year - FebruaryHaringey IndependentIn February, hundreds of people from across the borough called for the return of a... [Read more]

Review of the year - February - Haringey Independent

haringeyindependent.co.uk December 25, 2013

Haringey Independent Review of the year - FebruaryHaringey IndependentIn February, hundreds of people from across the borough called for the return of a... [Read more]

Review of the year - February - This is Local London

thisislocallondon.co.uk December 25, 2013

Review of the year - FebruaryThis is Local LondonIn February, hundreds of people from across the borough called for the return of a Banksy work “ripped” from... [Read more]

Space for street art along Rail Corridor - Channel News Asia

channelnewsasia.com December 23, 2013

Channel News Asia Space for street art along Rail CorridorChannel News AsiaThe authorities have worked together to facilitate a space for street art... [Read more]

Berlin's Dazzling Christmas Light Installations

mymodernmet.com December 22, 2013

In the spirit of the holiday season, architecture and design studio Brut Deluxe, led by Ben Busche, developed these festive light installations along... [Read more]

Street Art Spotter: Wrapping Venice in a Quilt - LA...

lamag.com December 18, 2013

Street Art Spotter: Wrapping Venice in a QuiltLA Magazine (blog)Street Art Spotter: Wrapping Venice in a Quilt. A spray-painted quilt on Rose Avenue is... [Read more]