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Overtime: March 17 – March 23

arrestedmotion.com March 23, 2014
Overtime: March 17 – March 23

More stories from the week that ended March 23 (click on bolded words for more information): Andrew Russeth reviews Jordan Wolfson exhibition at David... [Read more]

Streets: JR (Germany)

arrestedmotion.com March 19, 2014
Streets: JR (Germany)

Earlier this month, we shared some shots of work from artist JR (interviewed) from his solo at the Museum Frieder Burda in Baden-Baden, Germany. Not... [Read more]

Showing: JR @ Museum Frieder Burda

arrestedmotion.com March 14, 2014
Showing: JR @ Museum Frieder Burda

French photographer and street artist JR (interviewed) currently has a show at Museum Frieder Burda in Baden-Baden, Germany. The retrospective features shots... [Read more]

Openings: Ludo – “Fruit of the Doom” @ Jonathan LeVine

arrestedmotion.com March  4, 2014
Openings: Ludo – “Fruit of the Doom” @ Jonathan LeVine

Jonathan LeVine Gallery is currently showing the NYC debut solo by the French artist Ludo (interviewed). Titled Fruit of the Doom, the show is built around... [Read more]

Previews: JR x NYCB Theatrical Performance

arrestedmotion.com February 28, 2014
Previews: JR x NYCB Theatrical Performance

After creating the NYCB’s 2014 Art Series installation (covered), JR is taking the collaboration with New York City Ballet to a new level as a theatrical... [Read more]

'Vitry Ville Street Art' Book launch & Signing

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk February 20, 2014
'Vitry Ville Street Art' Book launch & Signing

Vitry-sur-Seine a town on the outskirts of Paris, home to C215, is a street artist's playground and outdoor gallery. This new publication Vitry ville street... [Read more]

MAUVAISE VEINE

12ozprophet.com February 20, 2014
MAUVAISE VEINE

My good friend Marlon Ge is curating a show from french duo   Fortifem in Hong Kong, his home city. The general dark mood is a step away from what I usually... [Read more]

Vietnamese Street Art Tour by Liar Ben & Sautel Cago

woostercollective.com February 19, 2014
Vietnamese Street Art Tour by Liar Ben & Sautel Cago

In the summer of 2013, Vietnamese street artist Liar Ben and French street artist Sautel Cago embarked on the biggest street art tour throughout the whole... [Read more]

Seth GlobePainter New Mural For POW! WOW! 2014 -...

streetartnews.net February 19, 2014
Seth GlobePainter New Mural For POW! WOW! 2014 - Honolulu, Hawaii

We continue our ongoing coverage of the excellent POW! WOW! Street Art Festival with Seth GlobePainter and his newest mural on the streets of Honolulu,... [Read more]

Lek & Sowat and Friends “S̶t̶r̶e̶e̶t̶ Art” Hip Opsession

graffuturism.com February 18, 2014
Lek & Sowat and Friends “S̶t̶r̶e̶e̶t̶ Art” Hip Opsession

Lek and Sowat collaborated once again for “S̶t̶r̶e̶e̶t̶ ART” as part of Hip Opsession. Lek and Sowat collaborated with a group of artists such as Outsider,... [Read more]

Overtime: Feb 10 – Feb 16

arrestedmotion.com February 16, 2014
Overtime: Feb 10 – Feb 16

More stories from the week that ended Feb 16 (click on bolded words for more information): Students petition to have Tony Matelli's Sleepwalker sculpture... [Read more]

C215 Back To Black Exhibition Photos

hookedblog.co.uk February 12, 2014
C215 Back To Black Exhibition Photos

Having checked out the stunning new street mural in Shoreditch (covered here) from French Stencil artist C215 on Saturday we headed over to Stolen Space... [Read more]

LONDON: C215 BACK TO BLACK

artbleat.blogspot.co.uk February 11, 2014
LONDON: C215 BACK TO BLACK

Just added a bundle of photos to the artbleat facebook page taken at the stunning C215 show at Stolen Space. The show runs up to 2nd March if you want to see... [Read more]

Nelio New Collaborations With Gualicho, Rojo Roma and...

streetartnews.net February 11, 2014
Nelio New Collaborations With Gualicho, Rojo Roma and Poeta - Argentina

Nelio is still in Argentina where he just wrapped up a series of new collaborations with Gualicho, Rojo Roma and Poeta in Buenos Aires and Villa Carlos... [Read more]

Levalet "Inventory" New Street Piece - Paris, France

streetartnews.net February 10, 2014
Levalet "Inventory" New Street Piece - Paris, France

Charles Leval better know as Levalet is once again back on the streets of Paris, France with this brand new piece.Entitled "Inventory", the French artist... [Read more]

C215 New London Mural

hookedblog.co.uk February  8, 2014
C215 New London Mural

Following the opening of his London solo show 'Back To Black'  at East London gallery Stolen Space on Thursday (photos to follow), French stencil artist... [Read more]

London: C215 – Back to Black

butterflyartnews.com February  7, 2014
London: C215 – Back to Black

French stencil artist C215 just launched a new solo show called “Back to Black” at Stolenspace in London. Drawing inspiration from his different encounters... [Read more]

Preview: C215 "Back To Black" @ London's StolenSpace

streetartnews.net February  6, 2014
Preview: C215 "Back To Black" @ London's StolenSpace

Later today, C215 will be opening his new solo show in London at StolenSpace gallery but we managed to stop by to bring you this exclusive preview.Entitled... [Read more]

Streets: Invader (Hong Kong) – Part II

arrestedmotion.com February  6, 2014
Streets: Invader (Hong Kong) – Part II

After sharing some shots of the invasion of Hong Kong by tilemaster Invader last month, here are now some more documentation of his work in the streets for... [Read more]

Letters cleverly disguised as characters by the brilliant...

blog.globalstreetart.com February  5, 2014
Letters cleverly disguised as characters by the brilliant French...

Letters cleverly disguised as characters by the brilliant French artist Ador - you can find his work and links at... [Read more]

Eduardo Kobra - New Mural in São Paulo

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk February  4, 2014
Eduardo Kobra - New Mural in São Paulo

Brazilian street artist Eduardo Kobra delivered a new mural in Sao Paulo – Brazil. The artwork was based on Auguste Rodin's “The Thinker”, one of the most... [Read more]

French artist GoddoG with a gorgeous abstract piece -...

blog.globalstreetart.com February  4, 2014
French artist GoddoG with a gorgeous abstract piece - check out...

French artist GoddoG with a gorgeous abstract piece - check out the fine line work! For more great pics see www.globalstreetart.com/goddog. [Read more]

Showing: Seth / Pascal Vilcollet @ Galerie Géraldine Zberro

arrestedmotion.com February  4, 2014
Showing: Seth / Pascal Vilcollet @ Galerie Géraldine Zberro

On Thursday, 30th of  January, Galerie Géraldine Zberro in Paris opened a two men show by French artists Julien "Seth" Malland and Pascal Vilcollet. While... [Read more]

Openings: JR x New York City Ballet (Part II)

arrestedmotion.com February  4, 2014
Openings: JR x New York City Ballet (Part II)

As seen in our previous feature, artist JR worked both the inside and out of the  New York City Ballet's (NYCB) Lincoln Center home. Now, we give you and... [Read more]

Eduardo Kobra "The Thinker" - Sao Paulo, Brazil

streetartnews.net February  3, 2014
Eduardo Kobra "The Thinker" - Sao Paulo, Brazil

Kobra is back in Brazil where he spent the last few days working on this new piece on the streets of Sao Paulo.The artwork was based on Rodin's “The... [Read more]

Yeah I go out painting in a black dress - so what? A...

blog.globalstreetart.com February  3, 2014
Yeah I go out painting in a black dress - so what? A ballsy...

Yeah I go out painting in a black dress - so what? A ballsy statement from French artist Zabou (http://globalstreetart.com/zabou). [Read more]

Liliwenn New Mural - Los Angeles, USA

streetartnews.net February  3, 2014
Liliwenn New Mural - Los Angeles, USA

Liliwenn was recently in Los Angeles where she managed to work on this new piece with the help of LA's Known Gallery.In town for the solo exhibition of... [Read more]

Hopare New Mural - Paris 18th, France

streetartnews.net February  3, 2014
Hopare New Mural - Paris 18th, France

Hopare is back in France where he spent his weekend working on this piece somewhere in the 18th district of Paris.As usual with the French street artist, he... [Read more]

Overtime: Jan 27 – Feb 2

arrestedmotion.com February  2, 2014
Overtime: Jan 27 – Feb 2

More stories from the week that ended Feb 2 (click on bolded words for more information): Roger Ballen's releases book based on photographs with Die... [Read more]

Blek,Thinking of L.A.

stencilarchive.org January 31, 2014
Blek,Thinking of L.A.

Artist Interview Blek Le Rat, 'Father of the Street Stencil,' Thinking of L.A.By Ed Fuentes | on January 16, 2014Link:... [Read more]

Showing: Seth Globepainter @ Paris' Géraldine Zberro Gallery

streetartnews.net January 31, 2014
Showing: Seth Globepainter @ Paris' Géraldine Zberro Gallery

Last night in France, Seth Globepainter opened his new solo show at the Geraldine Zberro Gallery at the Espace Comines in Paris.The attendees were in for a... [Read more]

London: Jef Aerosol – One Another

butterflyartnews.com January 31, 2014
London: Jef Aerosol – One Another

French stencil artist Jef Aerosol returns to London for a solo show one another at French Art studio. The exhibition showcases a large number of recent and... [Read more]

Openings: JR x New York City Ballet (Part I)

arrestedmotion.com January 30, 2014
Openings: JR x New York City Ballet (Part I)

Last week, AM attended the New York City Ballet (NYCB) to catch the premiere of the next exhibition in their artist series, this time featuring JR. The... [Read more]

Real Objects Made to Appear Like Two-Dimensional Drawings

mymodernmet.com January 30, 2014
Real Objects Made to Appear Like Two-Dimensional Drawings

In her series Representations, photographer Cynthia Greig whitewashes mundane objects and traces the edges and details with charcoal. Things like a toaster,... [Read more]

JEF AEROSOL: LONDON

artbleat.blogspot.co.uk January 28, 2014
JEF AEROSOL: LONDON

Jef Aerosol has a show opening on the 29th January. Private Viewing can be had on Tuesday 28th at French Art Studio in Gloucester Road. London. Photos to... [Read more]

Overtime: Jan 20 – Jan 26

arrestedmotion.com January 26, 2014
Overtime: Jan 20 – Jan 26

More stories from the week ended Jan 26 (click on bolded words for more info): Jeff Koons balloon rabbit installed in lobby of new IBM building on 51... [Read more]

Tim Armstrong’s ‘Avenues Box Set

obeygiant.com January 23, 2014
Tim Armstrong’s ‘Avenues  Box Set

Tim Armstrong’s  Avenues and Alleyways box set consists of 45 screen prints modeled after the 7 inch 45 format, sourced from Tim’s “Tim Timebomb” project for... [Read more]

Sensitive portraits done by Estelle Beauvais of Alexone,...

home.ekosystem.org March 16, 2014

Sensitive portraits done by Estelle Beauvais of Alexone, Miss Tic, C215 part 1 & part 2, Philippe Beaudelocque & Fkdl.[french + English subtitles] [Read more]

'Space Invaders' Hits Hong Kong - Wall Street Journal (blog)

blogs.wsj.com February 21, 2014

'Space Invaders' Hits Hong KongWall Street Journal (blog)If you've been walking around Hong Kong lately, you might have encountered a blast from the past:... [Read more]

Artistic Paintings of French Architecture by Nicolas Jolly

mymodernmet.com February 19, 2014

French artist Nicolas Jolly produces subtle yet beautiful paintings of various landscapes from all over the world, particularly in France, capturing the... [Read more]

Antisemitic Graffiti Painted on Toulouse Buildings – The...

puregraffiti.com February 18, 2014

Antisemitic Graffiti Painted on Toulouse BuildingsThe Jewish PressSwastikas and other hate graffiti were painted on buildings throughout the French city of... [Read more]

Paris Censored Anti-Copyright Street Art - Motherboard...

motherboard.vice.com February 17, 2014

Paris Censored Anti-Copyright Street ArtMotherboard (blog)The defaced mural featured the same image and message as this one. Image: Anni Maarit/Wikimedia... [Read more]

Graffiti hate messages in Toulouse condemned – U-T San Diego

puregraffiti.com February 17, 2014

U-T San DiegoPARIS (AP) — French authorities say they are trying to identify and apprehend those responsible for a recent spate of anti-Semitic and anti-gay... [Read more]

Graffiti hate messages in Toulouse condemned – Washington...

puregraffiti.com February 17, 2014

Washington PostPARIS — French authorities say they are trying to identify and apprehend those responsible for a recent spate of anti-Semitic and anti-gay... [Read more]

Spate of anti-Semitic, homophobe graffiti hits Toulouse –...

puregraffiti.com February 17, 2014

Spate of anti-Semitic, homophobe graffiti hits ToulouseRFI… and hate messages were daubed on a number of buildings in the southern French city. Hate graffiti... [Read more]

- Lints in Tel Aviv-Israel. [video above]- 2 links in...

home.ekosystem.org February 16, 2014

- Lints in Tel Aviv-Israel. [video above]- 2 links in french: Une courte interview de Mode2 qui un peu maladroitement s’en prend aux street-artistes qui ont... [Read more]

Captivating Illustrations of Children Raised by Wild Animals

mymodernmet.com February  9, 2014

Often the subject of folklore or legends, feral children are typically portrayed as having been raised by animals in the wild just as they are in Malika... [Read more]

Elaborately Textured and Colored Oil Paintings of Old Films

mymodernmet.com February  4, 2014

Turkish artist Murat Pulat creates incredibly textured paintings of iconic scenes from old Hollywood movies, New Wave French films and 1960s television... [Read more]

Street Art in Suit with French Conglomerate -...

virtual-strategy.com February  4, 2014

Street Art in Suit with French ConglomerateVirtual-Strategy Magazine (press release)Brooklyn Artist Kurt Perschke, who created the street art work RedBall... [Read more]

Review: Post-Street Art in Two Exhibits at Maxwell...

gapersblock.com February  3, 2014

Gapers Block Review: Post-Street Art in Two Exhibits at Maxwell Colette GalleryGapers BlockAn eccentric French filmmaker tries to make a film about the... [Read more]