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Pow! Wow! ’14 / Streets: Know Hope

arrestedmotion.com February 14, 2014
Pow! Wow! ’14 / Streets: Know Hope

American-born and Tel Aviv-based artist, Know Hope, is one of the artists taking part in this year's Pow! Wow! Hawaii event in Honolulu. Although he... [Read more]

Meggs New Mural For Branded Arts - Venice Beach, California

streetartnews.net February  8, 2014
Meggs New Mural For Branded Arts - Venice Beach, California

Before flying to Honlulu for POW! WOW! Hawaii, Meggs was in California where he hooked up with Branded Arts to work on this new piece.Initially recognised... [Read more]

Project Update: Give Crohns A Slap From Me!! Submission...

wallsandpictures.blogspot.co.uk February  4, 2014
Project Update: Give Crohns A Slap From Me!! Submission overload...From Hamburg with love!!

In the last update i'd mentioned that Flying Förtress had finished his customised postal stickers, well great news they've landed in fine fettle from Hamburg... [Read more]

Interview: POW! WOW! co-creator Jasper Wong discusses the...

streetartnews.net February  1, 2014
Interview: POW! WOW! co-creator Jasper Wong discusses the upcoming 2014 Festival

In less than a week, 100 artists will congregate in Honolulu to spend seven days painting murals, holding lectures, playing shows, screening films, and... [Read more]

Project: Give Crohns A Slap From Me!! Variety is the...

wallsandpictures.blogspot.co.uk January 28, 2014
Project: Give Crohns A Slap From Me!! Variety is the spice of life.....Plus a little message from Brussels!

Great news today....I received an email from Flying Förtress letting me know that he has completed customising his stickers and that they are winging their... [Read more]

Vestlandsutstillingen 2014

virtualwallworld.blogspot.co.uk January 28, 2014
Vestlandsutstillingen 2014

Vestlandsutstillingen 2014Den enes brød en annens dødAudar Kantun rn-Henrik Lybeck, Bjørn Venø, Cameron MacLeod, Camilla Haukedal, Cato Løland, Ellen... [Read more]

Phlegm exhibition – The Bestiary – 1st February at Howard...

streetartlondon.co.uk January 25, 2014
Phlegm exhibition – The Bestiary – 1st February at Howard Griffin Gallery

Preview of installation  Phlegm The BestiaryHoward Griffin Gallery Opens 1 February, 6:30PM Exhibition runs 01 February – 04 March189 Shoreditch High St,... [Read more]

Feathers are Flying at Paul Chatem’s ‘The Guerneville...

whitewallssf.com January 18, 2014
Feathers are Flying at Paul Chatem’s ‘The Guerneville Goose’ (We Heart)

U.K. art and design blog, We Heart, featured Paul Chatem‘s newest exhibition The Guerneville Goose. Executive Editor Rob Wilkes, praises Chatem for his new... [Read more]

Power and Glory Foil Block Print

obeygiant.com January 10, 2014
Power and Glory Foil Block Print

Shepard Fairey and Paul Stolper Gallery have collaborated once again to launch four new silkscreen and foil block prints titled ‘Power and Glory’. This is... [Read more]

Project: Give Crohns A Slap From Me!! Support By VNA...

wallsandpictures.blogspot.com December 29, 2013
Project: Give Crohns A Slap From Me!! Support By VNA Magazine

So....time to let you in on a project I'm working on. I was sent 2000 USPS stickers by my buddy in LA @_coli_ The idea sprouted, and thanks to the support of... [Read more]

Fin DAC "Orinoko" New Street Art - Wynwood, Miami

streetartnews.net December 16, 2013
Fin DAC "Orinoko" New Street Art - Wynwood, Miami

Before flying to Brazil and Sao Paulo, Fin DAC worked his way through one last solo piece in Miami for Art Basel 2013.With this new mural entitled "Orinoko",... [Read more]

Streets: Sam3 (Barcelona)

arrestedmotion.com December 13, 2013
Streets: Sam3 (Barcelona)

Spanish artist Sam3 recently visited Barcelona where he created a new beautiful mural titled Park. Rendered with his familiar technique of using only black... [Read more]

10 years ago...

flying-fortress.blogspot.com December  5, 2013
10 years ago...

... my very first t-shirt release featuring the (nowadays) classic Förtress flash logo.Thanx to Cptn.Rouget for this photo of his nicely worn-in copy. Still... [Read more]

Releases: Draw A Line Limited Editions

arrestedmotion.com November 29, 2013
Releases: Draw A Line Limited Editions

Several days ago, a new art editions online shop, Draw A Line, was launched from Berlin. The main goal of this project is to create and sell limited art... [Read more]

D*Face New Mural For Maus Malaga - Spain

streetartnews.net November 26, 2013
D*Face New Mural For Maus Malaga - Spain

After Las Vegas a few days ago (covered), D*Face is back in Europe where he spent the last few days working on this massive piece in Spain.Invited by the... [Read more]

Free Little Extras

flying-fortress.blogspot.co.uk November 24, 2013
Free Little Extras

The next 10 customers buying any Förtress print on Rockawaybear.com will receive an additional free drawing on a postal sticker with a personal dedication... [Read more]

Draw A Line / Limited Edition Prints

flying-fortress.blogspot.co.uk November 22, 2013
Draw A Line / Limited Edition Prints

My friends at Draw A Line are finally launched their website after they worked hard on this project for the last months. It is all about their passion and... [Read more]

PROJECTM . BERLIN

nuart09.blogspot.co.uk November 21, 2013
PROJECTM . BERLIN

Sandra Chevrier (Can) Strøk Crajas Lucy Mclauchlan We had the pleasure of flying into Berlin this past weekend to hook up with... [Read more]

TEENAGE KICKS VIDEO RECAP

12ozprophet.com November 20, 2013
TEENAGE KICKS VIDEO RECAP

TEENAGE KICK 2013 - Le Colombier from SPRAYFILM on Vimeo. Here’s the video of the graffiti wall Teenage kicks at Colombier in Rennes France 2013 It... [Read more]

AEC Interesni Kazki New Mural For Rise Above Festival -...

streetartnews.net November 20, 2013
AEC Interesni Kazki New Mural For Rise Above Festival - Las Vegas, USA

Before flying to San Juan, Puerto Rico (covered), AEC from Interesni Kazki stopped by Las Vegas, Nevada for the Rise Above Festival.Branching away from his... [Read more]

Make this photo big! A Flying Fortress from Germany and...

blog.globalstreetart.com November 10, 2013
Make this photo big! A Flying Fortress from Germany and Ser from...

Make this photo big! A Flying Fortress from Germany and Ser from Greece collab. Great characters around funky blockbuster letters. Thanks to ArtAZ Gallery... [Read more]

‘RESPECT & LOVE’, THE 123KLAN BOOK

mtn-world.com November  7, 2013
‘RESPECT & LOVE’, THE 123KLAN BOOK

123Klan, (Scien and Klor) are one of the most spoken of couples in international graffiti today. They have recently put themselves to work after their two... [Read more]

Word To Mother: ‘California Coming Home’ opening 9/11/13

blog.stolenspace.com November  7, 2013
Word To Mother: ‘California Coming Home’ opening 9/11/13

Good Luck to SS artist Word To Mother who is flying stateside for his upcoming solo show ‘California Coming Home’ with White Walls, SF from 09.11.13 to... [Read more]

BanksyNY - Graffiti Robots of the Future

melroseandfairfax.blogspot.com October 28, 2013
BanksyNY - Graffiti Robots of the Future

Banksy's newest piece gives a teaser of how graffiti will look in the future. Robots will be tagging bar code around the city. In the far shot, there is also... [Read more]

THE POSTCARD

mtn-world.com October 27, 2013
THE POSTCARD

We are not completely sure if this image first was shown on Tumblr or not.  The picture shows us a train-yard full of trains. Looking at the design of the... [Read more]

Architectural Mapping by Bordos.ArtWorks

virtualwallworld.blogspot.com October 25, 2013
Architectural Mapping by Bordos.ArtWorks

Architectural Mapping by Bordos.ArtWorksStavanger CathedralScreenCity  Moving Image Festival 26.10.13Public video artA miracle took place on the cathedral... [Read more]

Architectural Mapping by Bordos.ArtWorks

virtualwallworld.blogspot.co.uk October 25, 2013
Architectural Mapping by Bordos.ArtWorks

Architectural Mapping by Bordos.ArtWorksStavanger CathedralScreenCity  Moving Image Festival 26.10.13Public video artA miracle took place on the cathedral... [Read more]

George The Dog - John The Artist

flying-fortress.blogspot.co.uk September 23, 2013
George The Dog - John The Artist

Been on travel and to busy to post this event right in time for the opening... but the show is still on so might have the chance to see it while you're in... [Read more]

Flash Mob Music Video - Call for Skaters and Music Lovers

Flash Mob Music Video - Call for Skaters and Music Lovers

Calling all Skaters (Beginners, Intermediate, Pro) this is an invitation to appear in a music video produced for a band that could potentially become the... [Read more]

Humorous Recreations of Unwanted Thrift Store Paintings

mymodernmet.com February 20, 2014

New York-based software engineer and artist Dave Pollot spends his free time putting a little life back into old, unwanted paintings found along the shelves... [Read more]

Rescue drone could help find missing walkers - The...

thewestmorlandgazette.co.uk February 19, 2014

The Westmorland Gazette Rescue drone could help find missing walkersThe Westmorland Gazette“It's a privilege to be included in an exhibition whose... [Read more]

Rescue drone could help find missing walkers - The...

thewestmorlandgazette.co.uk February 19, 2014

The Westmorland Gazette Rescue drone could help find missing walkersThe Westmorland Gazette“It's a privilege to be included in an exhibition whose... [Read more]

UCLan academics flying high as drone among nation's best...

lep.co.uk February 19, 2014

Lancashire Evening Post UCLan academics flying high as drone among nation's bestLancashire Evening PostPaul Egglestone, director of the Media Innovation... [Read more]

Playful Interior Space Constructed from 3D Grid of Ropes

mymodernmet.com February 15, 2014

Anyone who has the chance to venture inside this String Prototype will have great fun navigating through the complex arrangement of blue lines. Created by... [Read more]

Street Art Mary Poppins Shops at Kitson - Apparel News

apparelnews.net February 11, 2014

Street Art Mary Poppins Shops at KitsonApparel NewsBut what do you do if a street artist enigmatically supports a brand? Last week, a Banksy-like image of... [Read more]

New caped crusader: Pope Francis, a.k.a. 'SuperPope' -...

whas11.com January 30, 2014

WHAS 11.com (subscription) New caped crusader: Pope Francis, a.k.a. 'SuperPope'WHAS 11.com (subscription)New caped crusader: Pope Francis, a.k.a.... [Read more]

New caped crusader: Pope Francis, a.k.a. 'SuperPope' -...

whas11.com January 30, 2014

New caped crusader: Pope Francis, a.k.a. 'SuperPope'WHAS 11.com (subscription)New caped crusader: Pope Francis, a.k.a. 'SuperPope'. New caped crusader: Pope... [Read more]

New caped crusader: Pope Francis, aka 'SuperPope' - KENS...

kens5.com January 29, 2014

KENS 5 TV New caped crusader: Pope Francis, aka 'SuperPope'KENS 5 TVNew caped crusader: Pope Francis, a.k.a. 'SuperPope'. New caped crusader: Pope... [Read more]

'Super Pope' Graffiti Appears Near Vatican - CBS Local

washington.cbslocal.com January 29, 2014

'Super Pope' Graffiti Appears Near VaticanCBS LocalLANHAM, Md. (CBSDC) — The Vatican was so inspired by graffiti depicting Pope Francis as a flying super... [Read more]

Pope Francis Is 'SuperFran' In Rome Graffiti - Sky News

news.sky.com January 29, 2014

Washington Post Pope Francis Is 'SuperFran' In Rome GraffitiSky NewsAlready a superhero to many, Pope Francis is transformed into 'Superpope' by a street... [Read more]

Superpope artwork appears near Vatican - The Guardian

theguardian.com January 29, 2014

The Guardian Superpope artwork appears near VaticanThe GuardianChildren pose next to a street art mural showing Pope Francis flying through the air like... [Read more]

Move over Superman, it's time for Superpope - DAWN.com

dawn.com January 29, 2014

DAWN.com Move over Superman, it's time for SuperpopeDAWN.comThe street art mural by Italian street artist Maupal which depicts Pope Francis as a... [Read more]

Pope as superman: Vatican tweets graffiti of hero pontiff...

ndtv.com January 29, 2014

NDTV Pope as superman: Vatican tweets graffiti of hero pontiffNDTVStreet art mural of Pope Francis as a superman in downtown Rome near the Vatican on... [Read more]

Incredible Timelapse Videos Illustrate Birds in Motion

mymodernmet.com January 25, 2014

Through amazing digital editing techniques, American artist and professor Dennis Hlynsky turns an average video of flying birds into a surreal experience of... [Read more]

Art exhibit in SLO is perfectly imperfect - The San Luis...

sanluisobispo.com January 13, 2014

Art exhibit in SLO is perfectly imperfectThe San Luis Obispo TribuneShe posted an image from UK street artist Banksy and later assigned me actor and film... [Read more]

The Flying Tomato Would Rather You Not Call Him That...

nytimes.com January 10, 2014

The Flying Tomato Would Rather You Not Call Him That AnymoreNew York TimesHe also began collecting art. Behind the Ping-Pong table, White showed me his large... [Read more]

Firework's Misfire Leads to Dazzling New Year's Photo

mymodernmet.com January  4, 2014

After seeing this stunning photo on Flickr's blog, I knew we had to get the story behind it. Photographer Kimmo Kuloveski took this incredible photo on New... [Read more]

'Peter and the Starcatcher' writer Rick Elice flying high...

latimes.com December  4, 2013

'Peter and the Starcatcher' writer Rick Elice flying highLos Angeles TimesPHOTOS: Art by Banksy. The "kid" who changed Elice's life is an unnamed feral... [Read more]

'Peter and the Starcatcher' writer Rick Elice flying high...

latimes.com December  4, 2013

'Peter and the Starcatcher' writer Rick Elice flying highLos Angeles TimesPHOTOS: Art by Banksy. The "kid" who changed Elice's life is an unnamed feral... [Read more]

Retired Man Creates Hundreds of Hand-Built Flying Ships

mymodernmet.com November 18, 2013

Look upward in Italian architect Luigi Prina's studio and you will quickly be whisked away into a magical world of flying ships. The collection of... [Read more]