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Pure Evil on LibyaPure Evil was part of the V&A street...

dearie.me May 16, 2012
Pure Evil on LibyaPure Evil was part of the V&A street art...

Pure Evil on Libya Pure Evil was part of the Vs statement - very impressive statement - read out at the Benghazi opening. I was completely dumbfounded... [Read more]

Street Art in Tripoli, Libya

streetartutopia.com April 17, 2012
Street Art in Tripoli, Libya

“Just like the other revolutionary countries – most notably Egypt but also Tunisia, Bahrain, Syria and others – Libya has seen an explosion in street art.... [Read more]

Graffiti in the news

thesociallites.tumblr.com November  8, 2011
Graffiti in the news

World news edition... Photo by Chris Parise / Huffington Post Huffington Post: Saber, Graffiti Artist, Fights To Lift Mural Ban In LA"According to... [Read more]

Streets: Libya

arrestedmotion.com October 26, 2011
Streets: Libya

With the death of Muammar Gaddafi and the fall of his repressive regime, there apparently has been a predictable surge in creative energy in Libya. Some of... [Read more]

The Fashion of Qaddafi’s Killer

globalgraphica.com October 22, 2011
The Fashion of Qaddafi’s Killer

Was Colonel Muammar el-Qaddafi’s killer a New York Yankees fan? Was his executioner partial to graphic t-shirts? The dramatic newspaper pictures and... [Read more]

Graffiti in Libya

thedailyduff.blogspot.com May 26, 2011
Graffiti in Libya

Street vendors in front of graffiti depicting Muammar Qaddafi. After more than 40 years under Qaddafi, Libyans in the rebel stronghold of Benghazi have taken... [Read more]

Libya’s Street Artists

monorex.com April 10, 2013

MOCAtv has a new YouTube series called “Global Street Art” which each week focuses on the street art scene in a different country.   In their recent video,... [Read more]

Thrilling tools of resistance against the Gaddafi regime...

theaustralian.com.au April 18, 2012

Thrilling tools of resistance against the Gaddafi regime at last brought out ...The AustralianThe Libyan version, where thrilling work by Libyan artists is... [Read more]

Libya's Post-Gaddafi Graffiti Revolution (VIDEO) -...

huffingtonpost.com December  7, 2011

BBC News Libya's Post-Gaddafi Graffiti Revolution (VIDEO)Huffington PostThe vibrant amalgamation of street art and graffiti shows the drastic changes... [Read more]

Libya's Post-Gaddafi Graffiti Revolution (VIDEO) -...

huffingtonpost.com December  7, 2011

BBC News Libya's Post-Gaddafi Graffiti Revolution (VIDEO)Huffington PostThe vibrant amalgamation of street art and graffiti shows the drastic changes... [Read more]

Artists support Libyan revolution - Press TV

presstv.ir November 23, 2011

Press TV Artists support Libyan revolutionPress TVStreet art is the dominant visual form of expression in all towns and streets across the country,... [Read more]

Gaddafi graffiti: What did revolutionaries write on his...

washingtonpost.com October 21, 2011

Gaddafi graffiti: What did revolutionaries write on his hiding spot?Washington Post (blog)The hastily scrawled sentiments contrast with the hand-painted... [Read more]

The writing is on the wall for former Libyan Dictator -...

thesociallites.tumblr.com October 16, 2011

Net Newsledger The writing is on the wall for former Libyan DictatorNet NewsledgerThe street art ranges from caricatures of Qadhafi as a rat or... [Read more]

Writing on the wall for Gaddafi - Telegraph.co.uk

telegraph.co.uk September 10, 2011

Telegraph.co.uk Writing on the wall for GaddafiTelegraph.co.ukRebel colours: street-art caricatures of Colonel Gaddafi have replaced the old... [Read more]

American student joins Libyan rebels - FRANCE 24

france24.com September  6, 2011

American student joins Libyan rebelsFRANCE 24The best Street art works are now available online, on the site “street art utopia” which has selected over a... [Read more]

Libya: revolution through street art - AMA

thesociallites.tumblr.com August 23, 2011

Libya: revolution through street artAMAThe Financial Times compared Banksy with a Libyan street artist, Mr Abidi. The newspaper explained that, since the... [Read more]

Benghazi's Banksy makes his mark - Financial Times

ft.com August 19, 2011

Benghazi's Banksy makes his markFinancial TimesMr Abidi is probably the closest Libyan equivalent to Banksy, the world's most famous street artist. He says... [Read more]

Libyan Street Art: Freedom, Defiance and Troubling Signs...

atwar.blogs.nytimes.com August  9, 2011

New York Times (blog) Libyan Street Art: Freedom, Defiance and Troubling SignsNew York Times (blog)Almost anywhere that street art spreads like... [Read more]

A man sits in front of a cartoon graffiti depicting...

streetsy.com August  8, 2011

original Streetart in Libya after the Revolution! Amazing too see how people express themselves pretty much... [Read more]

Libyan rebels find humour is the sharpest weapon against...

guardian.co.uk July 21, 2011

The Guardian Libyan rebels find humour is the sharpest weapon against GaddafiThe GuardianStreet art depicts Muammar Gaddafi as a figure of ridicule.... [Read more]

Libyan street art targets Gaddafi - Press TV

presstv.com July 11, 2011

Press TV Libyan street art targets GaddafiPress TVSuch activities were ruthlessly suppressed before the recent uprising in Libya, but now aspiring... [Read more]

Libyan street art targets Gaddafi - Press TV

presstv.ir July 11, 2011

Press TV Libyan street art targets GaddafiPress TVSuch activities were ruthlessly suppressed before the recent uprising in Libya, but now aspiring... [Read more]

Streetart in Libya - More :...

streetsy.com June 30, 2011

original Streetart in Libya - More :... [Read more]

Reading While Eating for June 9: Arts, Bling and Dictator...

newsfeed.time.com June  9, 2011

Reading While Eating for June 9: Arts, Bling and Dictator ThingsTIME(NYT) Street Art: Check out this optical illusion. (Daily What) Under an Alias: Michael... [Read more]

Libyan Street Art: The Anti-Gaddafi Caricatures -...

ibtimes.com June  8, 2011

International Business Times Libyan Street Art: The Anti-Gaddafi CaricaturesInternational Business TimesNow, in cities taken over by Libyan rebels,... [Read more]

Roman Abramovich's Mega-Yacht Angers Venetians, Museum...

artinfo.com June  6, 2011

ARTINFO Roman Abramovich's Mega-Yacht Angers Venetians, Museum Spotlights the Dark ...ARTINFO[NYT] – See Libyan Street Art: Peruse this slide show of... [Read more]

Cartoonists remember a visionary in Libya, Kais...

thesociallites.tumblr.com April 25, 2011

Cartoonists remember a visionary in Libya, Kais al-Hilali, slain after ...DscriberIn late March, Kais al-Hilali, a 34-year-old Libyan cartoonist known for... [Read more]

If Obama's Libyan Intervention 'Succeeds', Will Palestine...

salem-news.com April  3, 2011

Salem-News.Com If Obama's Libyan Intervention 'Succeeds', Will Palestine Be Next?Salem-News.ComThe photo of graffiti art by Banksy on the Palestinian... [Read more]

UN confirms it would be impossible to implement Libyan no...

thespoof.com March  9, 2011

UN confirms it would be impossible to implement Libyan no fly zoneThe Spoof (satire)The general Secretary of the United Nations, Banksy Moon held a summit... [Read more]