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PAPER CUT Group Exhibition opens March 7

obeygiant.com March  3, 2015
PAPER CUT Group Exhibition opens  March 7

SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS is pleased to present Paper Cut, a group exhibition featuring artwork by six artists who cut into, tear into, and deconstruct the humble,... [Read more]

MAGNUS GJOEN MONSTER SHOW at Hang-Up Gallery in London

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk March  1, 2015
MAGNUS GJOEN MONSTER SHOW at Hang-Up Gallery in London

Hang-Up Gallery presents their exclusive new exhibition Monster that launches a brand new collection of multi-media originals and limited editions by the... [Read more]

In conversation with MEGGS

blog.stolenspace.com February 28, 2015
In conversation with MEGGS

StolenSpace Gallery proudly presents ‘Rise  a satirical solo exhibition by Los Angeles-based artist MEGGS. Following his residency and sold-out show at Inner... [Read more]

Preview: Bicicleta Sem Freio "Fera" London Solo...

streetartnews.net February 28, 2015
Preview: Bicicleta Sem Freio "Fera" London Solo Exhibition - March 5th 2015

Next week in Shoreditch, London, JustKids will hold a pop-up exhibition in London showcasing the artworks of internationally famed Brazilian duo of... [Read more]

“Common Thread,” a stikman solo show opening soon in Philly

blog.vandalog.com February 25, 2015
“Common Thread,” a stikman solo show opening soon in Philly

Today I’m very pleased to announce Common Thread, a solo show from stikman. It opens March 6th at Philadelphia’s LMNL Gallery, where I’ve been curating shows... [Read more]

Three mural hubs where the cracks are beginning to show

blog.vandalog.com February 25, 2015
Three mural hubs where the cracks are beginning to show

The Bushwick Collective. Photo by Mr Seb. What do Bushwick, Chicago, and Detroit all have in common? Their mural cultures are under threat. In Bushwick,... [Read more]

Release: Live Fast Mag Issue #1 with Tristan Eaton,...

streetartnews.net February 24, 2015
Release: Live Fast Mag Issue #1 with Tristan Eaton, Cyrcle...

Print is still alive! After a successful kick-starter campaign a few months back, our friends at Live FAST Mag just released their first print issue in all... [Read more]

Madsteez Mural Unveiling @ Los Angeles' Mondrian -...

streetartnews.net February 23, 2015
Madsteez Mural Unveiling @ Los Angeles' Mondrian - February 26th

While you discovered some exclusive pictures a few days ago, Madsteez is now ready to unveil his newest mural next Saturday in Los Angeles at the Mondrian.... [Read more]

Stour Space present Lucy Dalzell's Hidden In Plain Sight

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk February 19, 2015
Stour Space present Lucy Dalzell's Hidden In Plain Sight

East London's Stour Space are hosting the launch of Hidden In Plain Sight, the first solo exhibition by East London-based illustrator Lucy Dalzell.As part... [Read more]

MEGGS 'Rise London Mural

hookedblog.co.uk February 15, 2015
MEGGS 'Rise  London Mural

Los Angeles based Australian artist, David "Meggs" Hooke was in London to present a new collection of work currently on show at East London's Stolen Space... [Read more]

Keith K Hopewell Broken Systems In C Major

graffoto1.blogspot.fr February 15, 2015
Keith K Hopewell Broken Systems In C Major

The Hoxton Gallery16 Jan 2015All photos: NoLionsInEnglandVideos: Keith K. Hopewell, NoLionsInEnglandThis scribe’s ugly and wizened fizzog appears for a... [Read more]

Keith Hopewell (aka Part2ism) Broken Systems In C Major

graffoto1.blogspot.fr February 15, 2015
Keith Hopewell (aka Part2ism) Broken Systems In C Major

This scribe’s ugly and wizened fizzog appears for a nanosecond in an artist’s video. Quite sufficient justification for a belated blog musing, a video clip... [Read more]

Pow! Wow! Hawaii '15: OG Slick creates a new mural at...

streetartnews.net February 14, 2015
Pow! Wow! Hawaii '15: OG Slick creates a new mural at Fresh Cafe in Kaka'Ako

OG Slick is also part of POW! WOW! '15's stellar line-up where he was invited to work on a massive building. Using the Hawaiian flag as a canvas for his... [Read more]

Madsteez creates a new mural at the Mondrian in Los...

streetartnews.net February 13, 2015
Madsteez creates a new mural at the Mondrian in Los Angeles, USA

While we last heard from him in Dallas a few days ago, Madsteez is back in California where he just finished working on this new piece on the streets of Los... [Read more]

Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 10

en.blog.wordpress.com February 11, 2015
Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 10

In the digital age, it’s very easy to talk at each other through emails, texts, and tweets rather than with each other. Interviews enable us to rekindle the... [Read more]

MEGGS: Rise & Fall

blog.stolenspace.com February 11, 2015
MEGGS: Rise & Fall

StolenSpace Gallery presents ‘Rise a satirical solo exhibition by Los Angeles-based artist MEGGS. Following his residency and sold-out show at Inner State... [Read more]

Contemporary Art | Art Criticism

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr February 10, 2015
Contemporary Art | Art Criticism

Artforum Cover, Vol.7, No.7, March 1969 Art criticism, in broad terms, can be considered as the discussion and the evaluation of visual arts. The origins... [Read more]

Dot Dot Dot creates a series of new pieces on the streets...

streetartnews.net February 10, 2015
Dot Dot Dot creates a series of new pieces on the streets of Los Angeles

Everyone's favorite anonymous artist from Norway Dot Dot Dot has been hard at work on the beaches of Los Angeles the last couple months spreading his... [Read more]

Ron English's Camo Deer spotted in Shoreditch, London

hookedblog.co.uk February  8, 2015
Ron English's Camo Deer spotted in Shoreditch, London

The last week has seen internationally renowned painter and street artists Ron English in London for the release of his Camo Deer in Autumn edition released... [Read more]

REMINDER: BOB Marley Photo show opening and print release...

obeygiant.com February  4, 2015
REMINDER: BOB Marley Photo show opening and print release this Friday!

Don’t forget this Friday would be Bob Marley’s 70th birthday. Come celebrate at the opening of Dennis Morris’s Bob Marley photo show “Revolutionary Dreams,”... [Read more]

So we interviewed the host of Street Art Throwdown…

blog.vandalog.com February  4, 2015
So we interviewed the host of Street Art Throwdown…

An illegal wildposted advertisement for Street Art Throwdown in Philadelphia, torn down and thrown in the trash. Today we’re posting an interview that RJ... [Read more]

Contemporary Art | About Online Art Galleries

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr February  3, 2015
Contemporary Art | About Online Art Galleries

If we consider that we have covered a large part of the issues related to contemporary art through this series of articles, at this point it would be rather... [Read more]

Banksy's Upper Haight Rat Back in SF

stencilarchive.org January 20, 2015
Banksy's Upper Haight Rat Back in SF

In the Galleries News Articles Haight Street Rat: By Banksy. On display in the window facing Montgomery Street. 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Jan. 21-July 11. 836m,... [Read more]

DENNIS MORRIS: THE BOLLOCKS – A PHOTO ESSAY OF THE SEX...

obeygiant.com January 19, 2015
DENNIS MORRIS: THE BOLLOCKS – A PHOTO ESSAY OF THE SEX PISTOLS | Deluxe artist edition

My friend, photographer Dennis Morris, recently released an extraordinary hand-made box set of a limited large format version of his Sex Pistols book “The... [Read more]

"Zugzwang" Group Show @ Xpon-Art Gallery Hamburg

flying-fortress.blogspot.fr January 17, 2015
"Zugzwang" Group Show @ Xpon-Art Gallery Hamburg

There wil be a huge group show of Hamburg's finest graffiti artist to collect some cash to cover a friend's lawyer cost. All artists worked on a canvas with... [Read more]

Los Angeles Cityscape

kidacne.com January 15, 2015
Los Angeles Cityscape

Here’s the epic 112 x 76cm hand-pulled screen print I made for my current show @ C.A.V.E Gallery. DESTINED FOR GREATNESS is on view until February 2nd.... [Read more]

Trust Icon creates a new piece on the streets of East...

streetartnews.net January 13, 2015
Trust Icon creates a new piece on the streets of East London, UK

While we last heard from him a few weeks ago in sunny Los Angeles, Trust Icon is now back in the UK where he just wrapped up this new piece in... [Read more]

Two Great Events at the Ace Hotel Downtown LA!

obeygiant.com January  8, 2015
Two Great Events at the Ace Hotel Downtown LA!

1. John Van Hamersveld signing TODAY! Meet legendary graphic artist and illustrator John Van Hamersveld TODAY at the Ace Hotel Downtown LA! John will be... [Read more]

Agents Provocateurs

obeygiant.com January  8, 2015
Agents Provocateurs

Be sure to head out to the opening reception of Agents Provocateurs at Subliminal Projects on Saturday, January 24th at 8pm! The show will feature a... [Read more]

Artist Interview: Faith47

streetartnews.net January  7, 2015
Artist Interview: Faith47

Following an art career spanning more than fifteen years, Faith47's murals can now be found in major cities around the world. Using a wide range of media,... [Read more]

A second look at Hanksy’s “Surplus Candy” webseries

blog.vandalog.com January  7, 2015
A second look at Hanksy’s “Surplus Candy” webseries

This past fall, moderately anonymous street artist and pun extraordinaire Hanksy did something pretty surprising by launching a sort of online travel show on... [Read more]

Im(Press)ive! Your Year in Review

en.blog.wordpress.com January  6, 2015
Im(Press)ive! Your Year in Review

Millions of new sites created and posts published later, 2014 is in the books. We could regale you with big numbers, like these… Total New Blogs... [Read more]

Im(Press)ive! Your Year in Review

en.blog.wordpress.com January  6, 2015
Im(Press)ive! Your Year in Review

Millions of new sites created and posts published later, 2014 is in the books. We could regale you with big numbers, like these… Total New Blogs... [Read more]

New Years Stencil Pic Uploads Pt. 2

stencilarchive.org January  3, 2015
New Years Stencil Pic Uploads Pt. 2

Stencil Archive News Meanwhile, across the shores of USA   Icy and Sot (thanks BSA)   John Koleszar (just one)   Peat (just one)... [Read more]

Top 5 Moments of 2014

obeygiant.com December 31, 2014
Top 5 Moments of 2014

1). Halsey Institute of Contemporary Design (May, 2014) The Insistent Image: Recurrent Motifs in the Art of Shepard Fairey and Jasper Johns – “This show... [Read more]

Augustine Kofie

Augustine Kofie

Growing up in Los Angeles and very active in the West Los Angeles graffiti scene since the mid 1990’s, Kofie’One, as he became to be known, is a skillful and... [Read more]

Things I learned in Gambia by Logan Hicks

wideopenwalls.wordpress.com October 23, 2010
Things I learned in Gambia by Logan Hicks

– goats make sounds that are similar to the wailing death cry of a small child – dying children make the sounds of living goats – to fend off mosquitos... [Read more]

World-Graffiti Interview: PaperMonster

papermonster.wordpress.com October 13, 2010
World-Graffiti Interview: PaperMonster

I am excited to share one of my BEST and FAVORITE interviews to DATE!! Recently, I sat down with World-Graffiti (HERE) to talk about my work. the current... [Read more]

Photo Roundup: Beyond Eden 2010 Los Angeles, CA

papermonster.wordpress.com October 13, 2010
Photo Roundup: Beyond Eden 2010 Los Angeles, CA

This past weekend was the opening of Beyond Eden 2010, an art fair that brings together some of the West Coast’s top art galleries under one roof. Although I... [Read more]

Los Angeles Oct 9-10 “Beyond Eden” Multi Gallery Event...

papermonster.wordpress.com October  8, 2010
Los Angeles Oct 9-10 “Beyond Eden” Multi Gallery Event feat Crewest and PaperMonster

If you are in Los Angeles this Saturday October 9th or Sunday October 10th you do not want to miss out on an amazing and FREE event bringing together the... [Read more]

More Opening Photos: Friends With Knives Stencil Group...

papermonster.wordpress.com August 19, 2010
More Opening Photos: Friends With Knives Stencil Group Show @Crewest Gallery LA

Below is a brand new batch of photos of the Friends With Knives Stencil Group Show curated by PaperMonster opening that took place at Crewest Gallery in Los... [Read more]

Interview!! Los Angeles Times x Friends With Knives...

papermonster.wordpress.com August 10, 2010
Interview!! Los Angeles Times x Friends With Knives Curated By PaperMonster @ Crewest Gallery

The Friends With Knives stencil group show was recently featured in the Arts and Culture section of last week’s Los Angeles Times!! Alie Ward from the... [Read more]

PREVIEW: Friends With Knives @Crewest Gallery Los...

papermonster.wordpress.com August  6, 2010
PREVIEW: Friends With Knives @Crewest Gallery Los Angeles, CA Opening August 7th

Below is a fantastic preview of what to expect tomorrow night at Crewest Gallery for the Friends With Knives Stencil Group Show featuring Blek le Rat, Broken... [Read more]

Joe Iurato Part Of The “Friends With Knives” Group Show...

papermonster.wordpress.com August  4, 2010
Joe Iurato Part Of The “Friends With Knives” Group Show Opening August 7th @Crewest Gallery

Joe Iurato embodies everything it takes to be a successful stencil artist. He is driven, innovative, and determined to take on everything and anything that... [Read more]

Broken Crow Part Of The “Friends With Knives” Group Show...

papermonster.wordpress.com July 30, 2010
Broken Crow Part Of The “Friends With Knives” Group Show Opening August 7th @Crewest Gallery

Next up in the artists line-up fro the Friends With Knives Stencil Group show is Broken Crow. Broken Crow is best know for his gigantic scale and use of... [Read more]

Blek Le Rat Part Of The “Friends With Knives” Group Show...

papermonster.wordpress.com July 29, 2010
Blek Le Rat Part Of The “Friends With Knives” Group Show Opening August 7th @Crewest Gallery

I am extremely honored to announce that Blek Le Rat one of the pioneer of stencil graffiti/art will be taking part alongside Broken Crow, Chris Stain, Dave... [Read more]

Oh yes oh yes Glastonbury was the b-e-s-t

mutatebritain.wordpress.com July  4, 2010
Oh yes oh yes Glastonbury was the b-e-s-t

Well wot a wicked weekend that was – good times to remember! Mutate related humans are now crash-landing back to earth. Big ups to all of you who came and... [Read more]

So long 2014!

iammorley.squarespace.com January  5, 2015

As the saying goes in A Tale of Two Cities: “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.” Looking back at what 2014 held, there’s been a lot of... [Read more]

Live LA Give LA

iammorley.squarespace.com January  5, 2015

I was honored to be asked by Children's Hospital: Los Angeles to make a pair of these banners and work with the kids there making window art for their... [Read more]

THE END IS VERY NEARLY HERE!!!

solesidedown.wordpress.com March 18, 2011

SO IT’S ALMOST TIME TO LEAVE THE COMFORTS OF NORFOLK, CUT THE ROPE FROM MY ANKLES AND RUN FREE (TO A DEGREE!!) IN THE BIG SMOKE THAT IS OUR CAPITAL. I AM... [Read more]