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Banksy documentary to air on HBO starting November - Los...

news.google.com September  2, 2014

Banksy documentary to air on HBO starting NovemberLos Angeles TimesA new documentary about Banksy and the street artist's 2013 residency in New York is... [Read more]

An 'Endless Summer' for artist John Van Hamersveld - Los...

news.google.com August 16, 2014

An 'Endless Summer' for artist John Van HamersveldLos Angeles TimesShepard Fairey paid Van Hamersveld the ultimate tribute 20 years ago by swiping his... [Read more]

Market Basket workers, customers rally around beloved CEO...

news.google.com August 14, 2014

Market Basket workers, customers rally around beloved CEO after firingLos Angeles TimesNext to it was a poster of Arthur T. Demoulas' face, in red and blue... [Read more]

Early Beatles photographs by Astrid Kirchherr getting LA...

latimes.com August 20, 2013

Early Beatles photographs by Astrid Kirchherr getting LA showLos Angeles Times... exhibition with a Leica. ALSO: Pop Art: Astrid Kirchherr and the Beatles ·... [Read more]

Review: 'Sherlock Through the Looking Glass' tests sanity...

latimes.com August 19, 2013

Review: 'Sherlock Through the Looking Glass' tests sanityLos Angeles TimesWhen Banksy's 'Flower Girl' was just a simple Hollywood wallflower · Update: Actor... [Read more]

Guerrilla Disney film 'Escape From Tomorrow' headed to...

latimes.com August 19, 2013

Guerrilla Disney film 'Escape From Tomorrow' headed to theatersLos Angeles TimesPDA has a history of releasing bold fare, previously bringing out the... [Read more]

Artist Jasper Johns' former assistant charged with fraud...

latimes.com August 15, 2013

Artist Jasper Johns' former assistant charged with fraudLos Angeles TimesJohns, 83, is best know for his iconic number and flag paintings, one of which sold... [Read more]

When Banksy's 'Flower Girl' was just a simple Hollywood...

latimes.com August 15, 2013

Economic Times When Banksy's 'Flower Girl' was just a simple Hollywood wallflowerLos Angeles Times"At first it was exposed," Martinez said of the... [Read more]

Banksy's 'Flower Girl' headed for LA auction - Los...

latimes.com August 14, 2013

Banksy's 'Flower Girl' headed for LA auctionLos Angeles TimesAs Banksy's popularity grows -- in part fueled by the 2010 Oscar-nominated documentary “Exit... [Read more]

'Missing' Banksy mural boarded over to keep vandals away...

latimes.com August 10, 2013

'Missing' Banksy mural boarded over to keep vandals awayLos Angeles TimesBanksy's "No Ball Games" in July was removed from a north London shop wall and... [Read more]

MOCA's 'Dream Concerts' poster show imagines epic rock...

latimes.com August  9, 2013

MOCA's 'Dream Concerts' poster show imagines epic rock star pairingsLos Angeles TimesHe's redone six of his street-art concert posters as paintings on... [Read more]

MOCA's 'Dream Concerts' poster show imagines epic rock...

latimes.com August  9, 2013

MOCA's 'Dream Concerts' poster show imagines epic rock star pairingsLos Angeles TimesThe aim of Saraiva's original street-art poster campaign, according to... [Read more]

Reader photo: Fenced in on skid row - Los Angeles Times

latimes.com August  6, 2013

Reader photo: Fenced in on skid rowLos Angeles TimesCindi Kauffman was in downtown Los Angeles in July in search of street art. On skid row, she found this... [Read more]

The Mysterious Paintings Popping Up in Doorways All Over...

theatlanticcities.com August  5, 2013

The Atlantic Cities The Mysterious Paintings Popping Up in Doorways All Over New York, ExplainedThe Atlantic CitiesIt probably depends on how cynical... [Read more]

Rime, Dabs and Myla, and others unveil mural...

latimes.com July 31, 2013

Rime, Dabs and Myla, and others unveil mural collaboration in LALos Angeles TimesThe mural -- a colorful, cartoony mash-up of styles -- is a collaboration... [Read more]

MOCA tuned in to arts programming on its YouTube channel...

latimes.com July 27, 2013

MOCA tuned in to arts programming on its YouTube channelLos Angeles TimesAmong the nearly 300 films of video art, documentaries and interviews already online... [Read more]

Jesse Dylan film an appreciation of MOCA's departing...

latimes.com July 27, 2013

Jesse Dylan film an appreciation of MOCA's departing Jeffrey DeitchLos Angeles TimesThen in 2011, Dylan attended MOCA's “Art in the Streets” show -- a survey... [Read more]

Banksy's 'No Ball Games' mural removed from London wall -...

latimes.com July 26, 2013

Banksy's 'No Ball Games' mural removed from London wallLos Angeles TimesResidents became concerned last week when scaffolding went up around the mural, which... [Read more]

Banksy's 'No Ball Games' mural removed from London wall -...

latimes.com July 26, 2013

Banksy's 'No Ball Games' mural removed from London wallLos Angeles TimesResidents became concerned last week when scaffolding went up around the mural, which... [Read more]

Full cast announced for 'Big Fish' Broadway run - Los...

latimes.com July 26, 2013

Full cast announced for 'Big Fish' Broadway runLos Angeles Times... a father who spins tall tales and his by-the-book son. ALSO: Anthony Weiner as a Broadway... [Read more]

Daniel Craig, Rachel Weisz on Broadway: Big box office...

latimes.com July 26, 2013

Daniel Craig, Rachel Weisz on Broadway: Big box office expectedLos Angeles Times... Theatre starts previews Oct. 1, and opens Oct. 27. ALSO: Anthony Weiner... [Read more]

Art in transit: Shepard Fairey's #ArtsMatter piece aboard...

latimes.com July 25, 2013

LA School Report Art in transit: Shepard Fairey's #ArtsMatter piece aboard Metro busesLos Angeles TimesShepard Fairey's new piece of art could soon... [Read more]

Jeffrey Deitch's imminent MOCA exit comes amid rocky...

latimes.com July 24, 2013

Jeffrey Deitch's imminent MOCA exit comes amid rocky tenureLos Angeles TimesAt the museum, he embarked on projects such as a retrospective on the art of... [Read more]

MOCA's relationship with Jeffrey Deitch - Los Angeles...

graphics.latimes.com July 24, 2013

ArtfixDaily MOCA's relationship with Jeffrey DeitchLos Angeles Times (blog)With underwriting by British street artist Banksy, the museum waives... [Read more]

Photo exhibit by Blondie's Chris Stein -- a sneak peek -...

latimes.com July 19, 2013

Photo exhibit by Blondie's Chris Stein -- a sneak peekLos Angeles TimesBlondie guitarist Chris Stein is back -- again. Never mind the new wave/pop punk... [Read more]

Rembrandt's birthday: Google showcases National Gallery...

latimes.com July 15, 2013

Rembrandt's birthday: Google showcases National Gallery self-portraitLos Angeles Times... on his face immediately improved our reading of Rembrandt's... [Read more]

Women street artists are focus of upcoming LALA Gallery...

latimes.com July  5, 2013

Women street artists are focus of upcoming LALA Gallery exhibitLos Angeles TimesThe competitive, often territorial world of street art has long been... [Read more]

Is a policy shift in the picture for Los Angeles murals?...

latimes.com July  5, 2013

Is a policy shift in the picture for Los Angeles murals?Los Angeles TimesFor some, street art has become a lucrative and name-branding practice, performed... [Read more]

Daniel Lahoda facilitates street art murals, draws...

latimes.com July  5, 2013

Daniel Lahoda facilitates street art murals, draws scrutinyLos Angeles TimesThe project has resulted in more than 120 new murals, mostly in downtown L.A.'s... [Read more]

Morning Links: Unconditional Cheerleader Edition -...

galleristny.com July  1, 2013

Morning Links: Unconditional Cheerleader EditionGalleristNYShepard Fairey has “never been an unconditional Obama supporter or cheerleader.” [Los Angeles... [Read more]

The Morning Wrap - The BLT: Blog of Legal Times (blog)

legaltimes.typepad.com June 28, 2013

The Morning WrapThe BLT: Blog of Legal Times (blog)More coverage here in The New York Times on the charges brought against Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Yes We Scan: In... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey approves of NSA parodies of his Obama...

latimes.com June 27, 2013

Shepard Fairey approves of NSA parodies of his Obama 'Hope' posterLos Angeles TimesIn the weeks since renegade National Security Agency contractor Edward... [Read more]

Chris Johanson MOCA art show: life, death and the 'River...

latimes.com June 26, 2013

Los Angeles Times Chris Johanson MOCA art show: life, death and the 'River of Time'Los Angeles TimesI've shown with [video artist] Bill Viola, and... [Read more]

Theater review: Life imitates art in charming 'Royal...

latimes.com June 25, 2013

Theater review: Life imitates art in charming 'Royal Family' revivalLos Angeles TimesFamed Banksy mural could sell for $150,000 at auction · 'True Blood's... [Read more]

Broadway to dim lights to honor James Gandolfini - Los...

latimes.com June 25, 2013

Broadway to dim lights to honor James GandolfiniLos Angeles Times... executive director, said in a statement. Gandolfini died of a heart attack Wednesday in... [Read more]

Famed Banksy mural could sell for $150000 at auction -...

latimes.com June 25, 2013

Famed Banksy mural could sell for $150000 at auctionLos Angeles Times"Prices for spray-paint canvases by Banksy in our recent auctions demonstrate that his... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey to DJ at rocker Josh Mintz's art-music...

latimes.com June 21, 2013

Shepard Fairey to DJ at rocker Josh Mintz's art-music showLos Angeles TimesThe event is also a release party for the indie rock band's new single, “Hellthy,”... [Read more]

Chris Brown cites 1st Amendment in fight over murals -...

latimes.com June 21, 2013

Chris Brown cites 1st Amendment in fight over muralsLos Angeles TimesIn the past, other homeowners have buckled under city pressure to remove artwork and... [Read more]

Chris Brown appeals graffiti monsters citation, cites 1st...

latimes.com June 19, 2013

Chris Brown appeals graffiti monsters citation, cites 1st AmendmentLos Angeles TimesThe street art medium features heavily in his music videos, clothing line... [Read more]

The Week Ahead: 'Troubles' site hosts G-8, Obama's 'Yes...

latimes.com June 17, 2013

The Week Ahead: 'Troubles' site hosts G-8, Obama's 'Yes we scan'Los Angeles TimesIn a sign of the changed mood in the wake of the surveillance scandal,... [Read more]

Copy Text Past TEST - Los Angeles Times

latimes.com June 14, 2013

Copy Text Past TESTLos Angeles TimesIrony cardigan vero direct trade, salvia bicycle rights biodiesel sartorial. Godard messenger bag farm-to-table, salvia... [Read more]

Reader photo: Car art - Los Angeles Times

latimes.com June 14, 2013

Reader photo: Car artLos Angeles Times"Seeing this painted car kind of brought L.A. car culture and L.A. street art culture together for me," Burch said.... [Read more]

Why 'Anchorman' Ron Burgundy is getting his own Newseum...

latimes.com June  5, 2013

Why 'Anchorman' Ron Burgundy is getting his own Newseum exhibitLos Angeles TimesALSO: 'Missing' Banksy mural fetches $1.1 million at auction · Google Art... [Read more]

10 Works of Street Art That Went Commercial - Flavorwire

flavorwire.com June  4, 2013

Globe and Mail 10 Works of Street Art That Went CommercialFlavorwireStreet art purists grumbled this week when the Sincura Group, a concierge company... [Read more]

'Missing' Banksy mural fetches $1.1 million at auction -...

latimes.com June  4, 2013

'Missing' Banksy mural fetches $1.1 million at auctionLos Angeles TimesWhile protests halted the online auction, months later London-based Sincura Group... [Read more]

Finnair ti remove airplane art after plagiarism charges -...

latimes.com May 30, 2013

Finnair ti remove airplane art after plagiarism chargesLos Angeles TimesPrimatshenko, who died in 1997, was a renowned Ukrainian artist whose colorful works... [Read more]

NBA to debut 'Forever Kobe' spot Friday night - Los...

latimes.com May 24, 2013

Hip-Hop Wired NBA to debut 'Forever Kobe' spot Friday nightLos Angeles Times8 jersey, is shown in street art, party decorations, a video game and... [Read more]

Beyond Bieber: 'The Simpsons' sends Bart to classical...

latimes.com May 13, 2013

Beyond Bieber: 'The Simpsons' sends Bart to classical piano lessonsLos Angeles Times... a video of the full episode is expected to be posted at a later date.... [Read more]

Banksy street mural 'Slave Labour' heading for auction......

latimes.com May 13, 2013

AFP Banksy street mural 'Slave Labour' heading for auction... again?Los Angeles Times"Slave Labour," a small outdoor mural attributed to the British... [Read more]

CHRIS BROWN UPSETS NEIGHBOURS WITH 'DEVIL' STREET ART -...

au.launch.yahoo.com May 13, 2013

CHRIS BROWN UPSETS NEIGHBOURS WITH 'DEVIL' STREET ARTYahoo!7 NewsThe R'n'B singer is now in hot water with his neighbours, the Los Angeles Times is... [Read more]