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Update…

inkfetish.co.uk April  2, 2014
Update…

Been a while since Iv’e updated the news section here. I mainly blame the instant appeal of sites like Instagram and Facebook for the decline in... [Read more]

Showing: Ernest Zacharevic – “Rock, Paper, Scissors!” @...

arrestedmotion.com March 28, 2014
Showing: Ernest Zacharevic – “Rock, Paper, Scissors!” @ Montana Gallery

Ernest Zacharevic recently took park in an art residency in Barcelona (previewed) during which he painted some public works, as well as created new works and... [Read more]

POW WOW HAWAII

insaland.com March 18, 2014
POW WOW HAWAII

Pow Wow Hawaii is an annual painting event that happens in Honolulu on the island of Oahu. This year i was invited to be one of the many awesome artists... [Read more]

Showing: “Exhibit Z” @ Library Street Collective

arrestedmotion.com March 17, 2014
Showing: “Exhibit Z” @ Library Street Collective

After finishing up their big mural project (covered), the Library Street Collective recently opened a group show featuring artwork from all the participating... [Read more]

Banksy For The #WithSyria Campaign

arrestedmotion.com March 12, 2014
Banksy For The #WithSyria Campaign

Elusive British artist Banksy is back in the spotlight again with another worthy cause. After recently donating the original Heart Balloon for charity, and... [Read more]

Streets: GILF! – “Gentrification in Progress” (New York)

arrestedmotion.com March 12, 2014
Streets: GILF! – “Gentrification in Progress” (New York)

Since her performance art/installation piece “Define Progress” (video below) from the Surplus Candy group show a couple months ago, Brooklyn-based artist... [Read more]

Showing: AkaCorleone – “Find Yourself in Chaos” @...

arrestedmotion.com March  6, 2014
Showing: AkaCorleone – “Find Yourself in Chaos” @ Underdogs Gallery

The Underdogs Gallery is Lisbon is currently showing a solo from a young illustrator, graphic designer, and visual artist, AkaCorleone. Otherwise known as... [Read more]

Previews: “A Major Minority” @1:AM Gallery

arrestedmotion.com March  6, 2014
Previews: “A Major Minority” @1:AM Gallery

Curated by Graffuturism founder and artist Poesia, A Major Minority gathers A4 sized works from over 100 artists in 18 countries from what he likes to call... [Read more]

Studio Visits / Previews: How & Nosm – “Way Things Are” @...

arrestedmotion.com March  5, 2014
Studio Visits / Previews: How & Nosm – “Way Things Are” @ Pace Prints

AM stopped by the How studio in NYC around time when the artistic duo was finalizing their preparations with Pace Prints for their collaborative print... [Read more]

Isaac Lin Mural @ Elixr Coffee (Philadelphia)

arrestedmotion.com March  3, 2014
Isaac Lin Mural @ Elixr Coffee (Philadelphia)

Elixr Coffee in Philadelphia is continuing their art program by commissioning Isaac Lin to create an indoor mural at their city center location. After Jim... [Read more]

Showing: Dale vN Marshall – “Walls With Wounds” @ Herbert...

arrestedmotion.com February 26, 2014
Showing: Dale vN Marshall – “Walls With Wounds” @ Herbert Art Gallery & Museum

On Saturday, the 15th of February, Herbert Art Gallery in Coventry, opened a solo show entitled Walls With Wounds by Dale vN Marshall. This is a landmark... [Read more]

POW! WOW! ’14 / Streets: Tristan Eaton

arrestedmotion.com February 25, 2014
POW! WOW! ’14 / Streets: Tristan Eaton

Tristan Eaton's Escape The Night mural for POW! WOW! Hawaii was one of the biggest ones at this year's edition of the festival. Getting a flat, clear, three... [Read more]

Studio Visits: Laser 3.14

arrestedmotion.com February 25, 2014
Studio Visits: Laser 3.14

The work of Amsterdam's street art man of mystery, Laser 3.14 is slowly becoming one of the recognizable elements of the Dutch capital. Along with canals,... [Read more]

Overtime: Feb 17 – Feb 23

arrestedmotion.com February 23, 2014
Overtime: Feb 17 – Feb 23

More stories from the week that ended Feb 23 (click on bolded words for more information): Alex Israel's California sky billboard featuring detail of L.A.... [Read more]

Streets: Os Gemeos (San Francisco)

arrestedmotion.com February 23, 2014
Streets: Os Gemeos (San Francisco)

Thanks to The Lugagge Store Gallery in San Francisco, the other day we finally got a chance to check out up close and snap some exclusive shots of the Os... [Read more]

Graffiti carpets

home.ekosystem.org February 21, 2014
Graffiti carpets

Graffiti pieces by Huskmitnavn & EGS-WMD done on carpet by Niina. [Read more]

Nick Walker "Love Vandal" New Street Piece - Hikone, Japan

streetartnews.net February 21, 2014
Nick Walker "Love Vandal" New Street Piece - Hikone, Japan

Our friend Nick Walker is currently in Japan where he just wrapped up this new "Love Vandal" somewhere on the streets of Hikone.Born in 1969, he emerged from... [Read more]

Work by the Toasters @thetoasters #streetart #urbanart...

streetartcollection.tumblr.com February 20, 2014
Work by the Toasters @thetoasters #streetart #urbanart #graffiti...

Work by the Toasters @thetoasters #streetart #urbanart #graffiti #toaster #london #hackney http://ift.tt/1jMiA7j [Read more]

Speaking with George Colon aka AIM SSB

streetartnyc.org February 20, 2014
Speaking with George Colon aka AIM SSB

Old School New York City writer, George Colon aka AIM SSB credits graffiti with having saved his life in the early 70′s. Decades later, he is back in the... [Read more]

Preview and Full Essay “A Major Minority” Group...

graffuturism.com February 20, 2014
Preview and Full Essay “A Major Minority” Group Exhibition 1AM Gallery San Francisco

    A Major Minority: An Intercontinental Survey of Othercontemporary Urban Art   Exhibition Statement written by Ekg and Poesia.   A Major... [Read more]

April 10: Portraits, Patterns and Pochoir by Urban Soule...

stencilarchive.org April  9, 2014

In the Galleries Urban Soule: Portraits, Patterns and Pochoir For this Gallery exhibit I created an array of patterns and portraits by incorporating... [Read more]

SF Graffiti taggers could face a much bigger price tag

stencilarchive.org March 22, 2014

Legal Information News Articles   Graffiti taggers could face a much bigger price tag C.W. Nevius... [Read more]

SF Takes Aim at Graffiti Vandals

stencilarchive.org March 20, 2014

Legal Information News Articles SF takes aim at graffiti vandals, tries to lessen burden on victimsPosted by Joshua Sabatini on Tue, Mar 18, 2014 at... [Read more]

Release: Originals by Joe Grillo, Judith Supine & John...

blog.papermonster.net March 11, 2014

To be released Thursday March 13th, 2014 around 12noon EST. We are excited to welcome artist Joe Grillo to the site! Joe has pulled out a handful of mixed... [Read more]

Anti-Obama Graffiti Appearing In South Central Denver –...

puregraffiti.com February 21, 2014

CBS LocalDENVER (CBS4) – Police in Denver would like the public’s help finding a suspect in graffiti incidents. According to police, the anti-President Obama... [Read more]

Graffiti at Workmen’s Circle – The Jewish Journal of...

puregraffiti.com February 21, 2014

The Jewish Journal of Greater L.A.Many in the community have pointed out the irony of the original graffiti writers’ choice of canvas: of all the Jewish... [Read more]

Reward offered for info on Obama swastika graffiti...

puregraffiti.com February 20, 2014

Reward offered for info on Obama swastika graffiti incidents near DUkdvr.comAnti-Obama graffiti has been a problem in the University of Denver neighborhood... [Read more]

Suburban churches, mosques defaced with graffiti –...

puregraffiti.com February 20, 2014

Bloomington PantagraphWAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a mosque and a church in Waukegan are the latest target of vandals who have been spray painting... [Read more]

Suburban churches, mosques defaced with graffiti –...

puregraffiti.com February 20, 2014

Danbury News TimesWAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a mosque and a church in Waukegan are the latest target of vandals who have been spray painting... [Read more]

Denver police seek tagger who leaves anti-Obama graffiti...

puregraffiti.com February 20, 2014

Denver police seek tagger who leaves anti-Obama graffitiDenver PostThe graffiti sprang up the first week of February in south central Denver and is likely... [Read more]

Graffiti wipe-out organised – Auckland stuff.co.nz

puregraffiti.com February 20, 2014

Graffiti wipe-out organisedAuckland stuff.co.nzMore than 200 volunteers will descend on West Auckland tomorrow to paint over tagging and graffiti in public... [Read more]

Banksy znów przehandlowany. Jego słynne graffiti zostało...

kultura.gazeta.pl February 20, 2014

Banksy znów przehandlowany. Jego słynne graffiti zostało sprzedane - za 575 ...Gazeta.plWciąż wiadomo o nim tyle, że niewiele o nim wiadomo, konsekwentnie... [Read more]

Banksy znów przehandlowany. Jego słynne graffiti zostało...

kultura.gazeta.pl February 20, 2014

Banksy znów przehandlowany. Jego słynne graffiti zostało sprzedane - za 575 ...Gazeta.plWciąż wiadomo o nim tyle, że niewiele o nim wiadomo, konsekwentnie... [Read more]

Enchères: 575 000$ pour les policiers de Banksy -...

lapresse.ca February 20, 2014

Enchères: 575 000$ pour les policiers de BanksyLaPresse.ca... en 2005; elle avait été retirée du mur et remplacée par une réplique six ans plus tard.... [Read more]

Waukegan mosque, church near Libertyville latest ‘hate’...

puregraffiti.com February 20, 2014

Lake County News SunKevin Lampe introduces speakers at a press conference at the St Demetrios Greek Orthodox Christian Church in connection with a rash of... [Read more]

Banksy-Bild auf Mauer um 420.000 Euro versteigert -...

kleinezeitung.at February 20, 2014

Banksy-Bild auf Mauer um 420.000 Euro versteigertKleine ZeitungWie kann man ein Stück Mauer für 420.000 Euro verkaufen? Indem man einen Banksy hinzufügt. Ein... [Read more]

Banksy-Mauerstück bringt 575.000 Dollar - ORF.at

orf.at February 20, 2014

Banksy-Mauerstück bringt 575.000 DollarORF.atEine Wandmalerei des britischen Graffiti-Künstlers Banksy ist in Florida für 575.000 Dollar (417.000 Euro)... [Read more]

Banksy'nin öpüşen graffitisine servet! - Gazete Balıkesir

gazetebalikesir.com February 20, 2014

Gazete Balıkesir Banksy'nin öpüşen graffitisine servet!Gazete BalıkesirBritanyalı graffiti sanatçısı Banksy'nin bir eseri Miami'de düzenlenen açık... [Read more]

Arts: Graffiti can brighten urban landscape – Waco...

puregraffiti.com February 20, 2014

Arts: Graffiti can brighten urban landscapeWaco Tribune-HeraldThe other day I was driving behind a painter’s truck and one of the services listed on its... [Read more]

Brighton Banksy sold at auction - ITV News

itv.com February 20, 2014

Brighton Banksy sold at auctionITV NewsA piece of graffiti lifted from the side of a Brighton pub has sold for nearly £350,000 at auction in the US.The... [Read more]

Church Graffiti Suspect Caught On Surveillance Video –...

puregraffiti.com February 20, 2014

NBC ChicagoNearly a dozen places of worship in the north suburbs have been defaced with graffiti or damaged since last Friday, and police are releasing... [Read more]

Banksy work sells for $575000 - Times of Malta

timesofmalta.com February 20, 2014

Banksy work sells for $575000Times of MaltaA mural created on the side of a building by the elusive British street artist known as Banksy sold for $575,000,... [Read more]

A Field Visit to Three Unrecognized Villages in the Naqab...

english.pnn.ps February 20, 2014

A Field Visit to Three Unrecognized Villages in the NaqabPalestine News NetworkLeaving from Beit Sahour's Suq Ashab area at 7.00 a.m. If you are coming from... [Read more]

Creator of the Overstrand 'Shore Horse' is tracked down -...

edp24.co.uk February 20, 2014

Norfolk Eastern Daily Press Creator of the Overstrand 'Shore Horse' is tracked down - but wants to stay ...Norfolk Eastern Daily PressThe News has... [Read more]

Banksy'ye 575 bin dolar veriyorlar! - Gazete Balıkesir

gazetebalikesir.com February 20, 2014

Gazete Balıkesir Banksy'ye 575 bin dolar veriyorlar!Gazete BalıkesirBritanyalı graffiti sanatçısı Banksy'nin bir eseri Miami'de düzenlenen açık... [Read more]

Trinity Students to Help Clear Graffiti from Wash –...

puregraffiti.com February 20, 2014

SCVNEWS.comThe city of Santa Clarita’s Graffiti Task Force plans to work with ninth-graders from the Trinity Classical Academy to remove tagging from areas... [Read more]

Kissing Coppers By Banksy Sold At US Auction - Sky News

news.sky.com February 19, 2014

Kissing Coppers By Banksy Sold At US AuctionSky NewsA mural by the elusive British street artist Banksy has sold at a Miami auction for $575,000 (£345,000),... [Read more]

Un graffiti de Banksy,vendido en Miami por 418.000 euros...

elmundo.es February 19, 2014

El Mundo Un graffiti de Banksy,vendido en Miami por 418.000 eurosEl MundoUn mural del enigmático artista callejero británico Banksy, 'Kissing Coppers',... [Read more]

Banksy work 'Kissing Coppers' auctioned for $575,000 in...

english.ahram.org.eg February 19, 2014

Banksy work 'Kissing Coppers' auctioned for $575,000 in Miami - Visual Art ...Ahram OnlineBanksy. Paintings titled 'Crazy Horse Car Door' and in the... [Read more]

Banksy work 'Kissing Coppers' auctioned for $725000 in...

asiaone.com February 19, 2014

Banksy work 'Kissing Coppers' auctioned for $725000 in MiamiAsiaOneMIAMI - A mural created on the side of a building by the elusive British street artist... [Read more]