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Openings: “OK, I’ll Rename It” @ Bill Brady (KC)

arrestedmotion.com July 15, 2014
Openings: “OK, I’ll Rename It” @ Bill Brady (KC)

Summer has been heating up and of all the group shows popping up as everyone enters the break before fall - Bill Brady in Kansas City has some of the most... [Read more]

INTERVIEW: L’AMOUR SUPREME

monorex.com July  9, 2014
INTERVIEW: L’AMOUR SUPREME

From illustrating comics and toys for middle-aged men shacked up in their parents’ basements, to designing for NY streetwear giant, Mishka – Brooklynite... [Read more]

Derrick Breidenthal - New prints

Derrick Breidenthal - New prints

Amazing new prints by Derrick Breidenthal: http://bit.ly/1jy66n7Derrick Breidenthal (1971, Kansas City/USA) has been developing and producing fine art for... [Read more]

Openings: Kris Kuksi – “Revival” @ Joshua Liner Gallery

arrestedmotion.com December  5, 2013
Openings: Kris Kuksi – “Revival” @ Joshua Liner Gallery

The Joshua Liner Gallery in New York recently opened a solo exhibition from Kris Kuksi entitled Revival. The intricate and complex sculptural works from the... [Read more]

Openings: Julia Chiang – “That Side, This Side, No Side”...

arrestedmotion.com November 20, 2013
Openings: Julia Chiang – “That Side, This Side, No Side” @ Bill Brady KC

Hailing from New York, Julia Chiang immerses the Midwest this fall with her work via Kansas City’s Bill Brady Gallery. Upon entry to the showspace, you are... [Read more]

Openings: KAWS – “Pass The Blame” @ Galerie Perrotin (New...

arrestedmotion.com November  8, 2013
Openings: KAWS – “Pass The Blame” @ Galerie Perrotin (New York)

KAWS certainly has had a busy schedule in the last couple of weeks with multiple openings that drew huge crowds. The Brooklyn-based artist in the last month... [Read more]

Previews: KAWS “UPS AND DOWNS” @ Nerman Museum of...

arrestedmotion.com October 28, 2013
Previews: KAWS “UPS AND DOWNS” @ Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art

Over the weekend, the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art in Kansas City opened up a new show from KAWS entitled UPS AND DOWNS. The NY-based artist has been on... [Read more]

Previews: KAWS “UPS AND DOWNS” @ Nerman Museum of...

arrestedmotion.com October 25, 2013
Previews: KAWS “UPS AND DOWNS” @ Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art

Today, the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art in Kansas City will be hosting KAWS' new show titled UPS AND DOWNS. The exhibition will be featuring select... [Read more]

Studio Visits: Julia Chiang @ Bill Brady KC

arrestedmotion.com October 25, 2013
Studio Visits: Julia Chiang @ Bill Brady KC

It's been a while since we caught up (her pop-up project at the New Museum) with New York artist Julia Chiang. So in anticipation of her exhibition opening... [Read more]

pinky (stencil)

memestreets.com May  2, 2013
pinky (stencil)

Found in downtown Kansas City, Missouri – down close by the Missouri river. Seems to have the signature “ReMiss”. [Read more]

Tattoo Tuesday No. 240

senseslost.com April 23, 2013
Tattoo Tuesday No. 240

For this week’s Tattoo Tuesday we’ve featured a dagger tattoo done by the artist Destroy Troy from Kansas City. Source: Ink Butter [Read more]

KEEP MONEY OUT x WINNER: LANDON Wix

obeygiant.com October 29, 2012
KEEP MONEY OUT x WINNER: LANDON Wix

As many of you know, I am very passionate about combatting the corrupting influence of money in politics. I helped to judge the #KEEPMONEYOUT art contest and... [Read more]

TIVIST

jerryinscoe.com October 10, 2012
TIVIST

Still have some left!! Shawn at Sonic Weapon Printing in Kansas City, Kansas did a great job putting this all together for me under a tight schedule. I... [Read more]

Answer racist graffiti with more art – Kansas.com (blog)

puregraffiti.com February 16, 2014

Answer racist graffiti with more artKansas.com (blog)Now, the community should respond to the sickening graffiti by helping Armando Minjarez and the others... [Read more]

“Immigration Is Beautiful” Mural Defaced With Racist...

puregraffiti.com February 13, 2014

“Immigration Is Beautiful” Mural Defaced With Racist Graffiti In KansasBuzzFeedBut on Thursday morning a friend told Minjarez the mural had been defaced with... [Read more]

Obama picks low-profile arts center executive to chair...

latimes.com February 13, 2014

Obama picks low-profile arts center executive to chair the NEALos Angeles TimesPHOTOS: Art by Banksy. A 2006 profile in the Kansas City Star, when she was... [Read more]

February's First Friday art openings: a big slate for a...

pitch.com February  6, 2014

February's First Friday art openings: a big slate for a small monthPitch WeeklyCurator Patrick Alexander honors her memory and gives us a "platform to... [Read more]

Past, present and future inspire February First Friday...

kansascity.com February  5, 2014

Kansas City Star Past, present and future inspire February First Friday exhibitsKansas City StarKultured Chameleon Street Art Gallery. “Art and Soul,... [Read more]

Graffiti class: letters, colors and acceptance - Kansas...

kansascity.com February  1, 2014

Graffiti class: letters, colors and acceptanceKansas City StarGraffiti class:... [Read more]

LA contemporary art museum's endowment hits $100M -...

kansascity.com January  7, 2014

Kansas City Star LA contemporary art museum's endowment hits $100MKansas City StarA graffiti art exhibition he staged in 2011 featuring the works of... [Read more]

March held to support Detroit street art project - Kansas...

kansascity.com December 21, 2013

Kansas City Star March held to support Detroit street art projectKansas City StarDETROIT — Residents of an east side Detroit neighborhood and artists... [Read more]

March held to support Detroit street art project -...

kansas.com December 21, 2013

Kansas.com March held to support Detroit street art projectKansas.comHeidelberg Project artist Tyree Guyton, left, talks with fellow artist Mina Way, 18,... [Read more]

Group planning march to support street art project -...

kansascity.com December 20, 2013

Group planning march to support street art project - KansasCity.comKansas City StarARISE Detroit! is organizing "Walk for Artistic Freedom" Saturday on the... [Read more]

Secretive British artist Banksy art shows up in New York...

kansascity.com October  9, 2013

Kansas City Star Secretive British artist Banksy art shows up in New YorkKansas City StarMisha Japaridze — AP A graffiti with a sign reading "Give to get... [Read more]

Bansky In NY: Better Out Than In On Show - Sky News

news.sky.com October  9, 2013

Bansky In NY: Better Out Than In On ShowSky NewsStreet art fan Joe Ballard had come all the way from Kansas to see some of the month-long exhibition. He... [Read more]

Elusive graffiti artist Banksy hits NYC - Kansas City Star

kansascity.com October  4, 2013

Kansas City Star Elusive graffiti artist Banksy hits NYCKansas City StarJennifer Hawkins, who runs a public relations agency in Chelsea, posted pictures... [Read more]

Entertainment Emma Watson, Ashley Greene, Sandra Bullock,...

kansascity.com October  2, 2013

Kansas City Star Entertainment Emma Watson, Ashley Greene, Sandra Bullock, Jennifer Garner ...Kansas City Star(Photo by Jon Furniss/Invision/AP Images... [Read more]

Entertainment: Chris Pine, Julianne Hough, Ashton Kutcher...

kansascity.com August 13, 2013

Kansas City Star Entertainment: Chris Pine, Julianne Hough, Ashton KutcherKansas City Star8, 2013. This undated publicity photo released by Julien's... [Read more]

Exhibit in Middletown features fantasy art - Kansas.com

kansas.com August 10, 2013

Exhibit in Middletown features fantasy artKansas.comThe installation, on view at the Green Street Art Center through the end of August, leapt from the... [Read more]

Exhibit in Middletown features fantasy art - Kansas City...

kansascity.com August 10, 2013

Exhibit in Middletown features fantasy artKansas City StarThe installation, on view at the Green Street Art Center through the end of August, leapt from the... [Read more]

Douglas Design District plans to add murals with grant...

kansas.com August  6, 2013

Douglas Design District plans to add murals with grant moneyKansas.comMurillo describes most of his work as mixed media and said he's put a lot of emphasis... [Read more]

Monorex x Secret Walls x MLS All Stars, Kansas

monorex.com July 30, 2013

Monorex are on tour in Kansas, Missouri with our good friends the Secret Walls for the MLS All Star game festival.   Secret Walls veteran DiscoTeck came out... [Read more]

Vancouver unveils Canada's first permanent rainbow...

straight.com July 29, 2013

Straight.com Vancouver unveils Canada's first permanent rainbow crosswalksStraight.comCouncillor Tim Stevenson and City of Vancouver Engineering... [Read more]

Reports: LA museum director planning to resign - Kansas...

kansascity.com July 24, 2013

Reports: LA museum director planning to resignKansas City StarOne of his most ambitious exhibitions, featuring the works of Banksy, Shepard Fairey and other... [Read more]

Rebellious Colorado counties move forward with plans to...

dailycaller.com June 25, 2013

Rebellious Colorado counties move forward with plans to secedeDaily CallerRepresentatives of 10 rural Colorado counties met Monday in the sleepy plains town... [Read more]

University of Kansas has nothing better to do than attack...

dailycaller.com June 12, 2013

University of Kansas has nothing better to do than attack this racy Twitter pageDaily CallerThe University of Kansas has sent a firm cease-and-desist order... [Read more]

Mansion's makeover a work of art - Kansas City Star

kansascity.com April 17, 2013

Kansas City Star Mansion's makeover a work of artKansas City StarOne room has been painted in a brightly colored “street art” style by a local... [Read more]

Mansion's makeover a work of art - Kansas City Star

kansascity.com April 16, 2013

Mansion's makeover a work of artKansas City StarOne room has been painted in a brightly colored “street art” style by a local artist. Roland and Marcia's... [Read more]

Sunday Arts calendar (April 7) - Kansas.com

kansas.com April  7, 2013

Kansas.com Sunday Arts calendar (April 7)Kansas.comFree. Call 620-241-5774. “Disturbing the Peace,” paintings, drawings, ceramics, current focus on... [Read more]

Entertainment April 3 Gerard Butler, Dwayne Johnson,...

kansascity.com April  3, 2013

Kansas City Star Entertainment April 3 Gerard Butler, Dwayne Johnson, Rosario DawsonKansas City StarThe prominent Russian graffiti artist, Pasha... [Read more]

Sunday Arts calendar (March 31) - Kansas.com

kansas.com March 31, 2013

Sunday Arts calendar (March 31)Kansas.comFree. Call 620-241-5774. “Disturing the Peace,” paintings, drawings, ceramics, current forucs on graffiti, street... [Read more]

'Senior delinquents' yarn bomb metro with explosions of...

kctv5.com March 13, 2013

'Senior delinquents' yarn bomb metro with explosions of colorKCTV Kansas CityThe phenomenon was first spotted in 2004 and is a type of graffiti or street art... [Read more]

Myanmar graffiti artists unhappy with new ban -...

kansascity.com December  4, 2012

Kansas City Star Myanmar graffiti artists unhappy with new ban - KansasCity.comKansas City StarThe 27-year-old artist is one of the four members of a... [Read more]

Fla. chalk festival yields mind-bending art works -...

seattlepi.com October 31, 2012

Kansas City Star Fla. chalk festival yields mind-bending art worksSeattle Post IntelligencerThere are a number of pavement artists visiting the... [Read more]

Fla. chalk festival yields mind-bending art works -...

chron.com October 31, 2012

Kansas City Star Fla. chalk festival yields mind-bending art worksHouston ChronicleThere are a number of pavement artists visiting the Florida... [Read more]

TIVIST

jerryinscoe.com October 10, 2012

Still have some left!! Shawn at Sonic Weapon Printing in Kansas City, Kansas did a great job putting this all together for me under a tight schedule. I... [Read more]

Kultured Chameleon opens the door to underground art -...

kansascity.com September  4, 2012

Kansas City Star Kultured Chameleon opens the door to underground artKansas City StarAfter seeing alleyways around the city where graff was openly... [Read more]

Deborah And Adolfo Gomez Allegedly Bound And Blinfolded...

huffingtonpost.com August 14, 2012

Deborah And Adolfo Gomez Allegedly Bound And Blinfolded Kids Outside ...Huffington PostLAWRENCE, Kan. — A judge ruled Tuesday that an Illinois man and his... [Read more]

Artist-Led Tours of Governors Island Promise Seduction,...

galleristny.com August  7, 2012

GalleristNY Artist-Led Tours of Governors Island Promise Seduction, PsychogeographyGalleristNYPipilotti Rist Wins BAZAAR Art 2012's International... [Read more]

Kremlin youth camp seeks image change - Kansas City Star

kansascity.com August  2, 2012

Kansas City Star Kremlin youth camp seeks image changeKansas City StarOrganizers encouraged opposition activists to take part, and cultivated an edgy... [Read more]