lower east side Latest Stories

Overtime: March 10 – March 16

arrestedmotion.com March 16, 2014
Overtime: March 10 – March 16

More stories from the week that ended March 16 (click on bolded words for more information): Jesse Krimes creates 39-Panel mural made from bedsheets, hair... [Read more]

Openings: Logan Hicks – “Love Never Saved Anything” @ PMM...

arrestedmotion.com March 13, 2014
Openings: Logan Hicks – “Love Never Saved Anything” @ PMM Art Projects (Popup)

Last week, during Armory Week, Brooklyn-based artist Logan Hicks held a fresh exhibition at PMM Art Projects' pop-up location on NYC's Lower East Side.... [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]

Girls on Walls, Part XII: Eli Sudbrack, Danielle...

streetartnyc.org February 10, 2014
Girls on Walls, Part XII: Eli Sudbrack, Danielle Mastrion, Veng & Chris, RWK, Katie Yamasaki with Groundswell Youth, Sest 2 and Fin DAC & Christina Angelina

This is the twelfth in a series of posts featuring images of girls — and women — who grace New York City’s public spaces: Brazilian artist Eli Sudbrack in... [Read more]

Speaking with LA2

streetartnyc.org February  3, 2014
Speaking with LA2

Based on the Lower East Side, LA2 creates bold, brightly-colored energetic works on a range of surfaces. Befriended by the legendary Keith Haring as a young... [Read more]

“Sur-Real” at Woodward Gallery with NoseGo, Kosby,...

streetartnyc.org January 27, 2014
“Sur-Real” at Woodward Gallery with NoseGo, Kosby, Buildmore, Kenji Nakayama, stikman and more

Woodward Gallery launched its 20th Anniversary in early January with the group exhibition Sur-Real, a fantastical foray into the subconscious. And, alongside... [Read more]

509 / Flow

remirough.com January 24, 2014
509 / Flow

Many thanks to everyone who came out to support Crash and myself for our collaborative show at Dorian Grey Gallery in the Lower East Side last week. [Read more]

Guys on Walls, Part V: Esteban del Valle, Ramiro...

streetartnyc.org January 10, 2014
Guys on Walls, Part V: Esteban del Valle, Ramiro Davaro-Comas, Swoon, James de la Vega, Paul Paddock, Tats Cru and Mataone

This is the fifth in an occasional series featuring images of males who surface on NYC public spaces: Esteban del Valle on Manhattan’s Lower East Side... [Read more]

Icy & Sot New Indoor Pieces - New York City

streetartnews.net January  9, 2014
Icy & Sot New Indoor Pieces - New York City

After a popular piece last month in the Lower East Side (covered), Icy [Read more]

Icy & Sot New Street Art Piece - Lower East Side, New...

streetartnews.net December 25, 2013
Icy & Sot New Street Art Piece - Lower East Side, New York City

Icy and Sot are back on the streets of New York City with this fresh new piece which was just completed in the lower east side.Their signature work often... [Read more]

NYC Shutters – Part VI: Ewok, Alice Mizrachi, Michael De...

streetartnyc.org December 24, 2013
NYC Shutters – Part VI: Ewok, Alice Mizrachi, Michael De Feo, Part One, Vato, Beau, Elle & Hue, Crisp, Fumero and Icy & Sot

This is the sixth in an occasional series of artwork on NYC shutters: Ewok in Williamsburg, Brooklyn Alice Mizrachi aka AM in East Harlem Michael... [Read more]

Seen on the Streets: JA

12ozprophet.com November 22, 2013
Seen on the Streets: JA

JA takes advantage of this lower east side escalator Read More ©2013 - World Rights Reserved - 12ozProphet.com Source:... [Read more]

Throw-Up Thursday: Kwote

12ozprophet.com November 21, 2013
Throw-Up Thursday: Kwote

Lower East Side shutters. Read More ©2013 - World Rights Reserved - 12ozProphet.com Source:... [Read more]

Street Art Saturday: Invading LES

12ozprophet.com November 16, 2013
Street Art Saturday: Invading LES

Invader continues his LES mission Read More ©2013 - World Rights Reserved - 12ozProphet.com Source:... [Read more]

Seen on the Street: Invader LES

12ozprophet.com November  8, 2013
Seen on the Street: Invader LES

Invading the Lower East Side. Read More ©2013 - World Rights Reserved - 12ozProphet.com Source:... [Read more]

Speaking with Miles Wickham aka RESKEW

streetartnyc.org November  3, 2013
Speaking with Miles Wickham aka RESKEW

Based in Gowanus, Brooklyn, Miles Wickham aka RESKEW surfaced on the NYC graffiti scene in 2000. These days, he is best-known for his outstanding graffiti... [Read more]

Guys on Walls, Part IV: Banksy, Peat Wollaeger, Icy and...

streetartnyc.org October 22, 2013
Guys on Walls, Part IV: Banksy, Peat Wollaeger, Icy and Sot, Dr. Revolt, Manny Vega and Owen Dippie

This is the fourth in an occasional series featuring images of males who surface on NYC public spaces: Banksy on Manhattan’s Lower East Side Peat... [Read more]

Banksy "Stuffed Animals" New Truck Installation For...

streetartnews.net October 10, 2013
Banksy "Stuffed Animals" New Truck Installation For "Better Out Than In" Uncovered Early In New York City?

The good lads at Walking and Typing seems to have uncovered a probable upcoming truck installation by Banksy for Better Out Than In. The truck is filled with... [Read more]

Banksy + 5: October 9th

blog.vandalog.com October 10, 2013
Banksy + 5: October 9th

Banksy. Photo by carnagenyc. First of all, I’ll quickly note that Banksy did an interview with The Village Voice and Banksy made two covers for the issue,... [Read more]

And there is a gate to protect the latest Banksy in Lower...

banksystreetart.tumblr.com October  9, 2013
And there is a gate to protect the latest Banksy in Lower East...

And there is a gate to protect the latest Banksy in Lower East side, taking bets when this piece will be demolished! [Read more]

Better Out Than In Off To A Bad Start – Vandalised Within...

banksyt-shirts.com October  3, 2013
Better Out Than In Off To A Bad Start – Vandalised Within Hours

Within hours of Banksy announcing his much-anticipated ‘Better Out Than In’ NYC residency, pictures of his brand-new, yet, defaced and vandalised murals have... [Read more]

A Parodist Who Calls Himself Hanksy

stencilarchive.org February 16, 2014

Artist News News Articles A Parodist Who Calls Himself HanksyBy JOHN LELANDFEB. 14,... [Read more]

A parodist who calls himself hanksy - Honolulu...

staradvertiser.com February 16, 2014

A parodist who calls himself hanksyHonolulu Star-AdvertiserHe photographed the wall for his Instagram and Twitter accounts, and emailed it to the Wooster... [Read more]

A parodist who calls himself hanksy - Honolulu...

staradvertiser.com February 16, 2014

A parodist who calls himself hanksyHonolulu Star-AdvertiserHe photographed the wall for his Instagram and Twitter accounts, and emailed it to the Wooster... [Read more]

Snapshots of Hanksy's Short-Lived Work - New York Times...

cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com February 14, 2014

New York Times (blog) Snapshots of Hanksy's Short-Lived WorkNew York Times (blog)Hanksy's start as a street artist began when he downloaded a Banksy... [Read more]

Major exhibition of graffiti art on view at the Museum of...

puregraffiti.com February 10, 2014

NorthJersey.comSpray-painted at night on a Lower East Side handball court, the “Howard the Duck” mural showed the comic book character peeking from behind a... [Read more]

Graffiti art highlighted in New York City exhibition –...

puregraffiti.com February  9, 2014

Graffiti art highlighted in New York City exhibitionCharleston Post CourierNEW YORK – Spray-painted at night on a Lower East Side handball court, the “Howard... [Read more]

New York: Graffiti on show – MiamiHerald.com

puregraffiti.com February  8, 2014

MiamiHerald.comSpray-painted at night on a Lower East Side handball court, the Howard the Duck mural showed the comic book character peeking from behind a... [Read more]

City as Canvas: MCNY Explores Origins of Graffiti Art –...

puregraffiti.com February  5, 2014

mediabistro.com“Street art has become the biggest art movement the world has seen,” said Sandra Fabara, the graffiti artist known as Lady Pink. She was one... [Read more]

Graffiti art highlighted in NYC exhibition – MiamiHerald.com

puregraffiti.com February  3, 2014

MiamiHerald.comNEW YORK — Spray-painted at night on a Lower East Side handball court, the “Howard the Duck” mural showed the comic book character peeking... [Read more]

Graffiti Art Highlighted in NYC Exhibition – ABC News

puregraffiti.com February  3, 2014

Graffiti Art Highlighted in NYC ExhibitionABC NewsSpray-painted at night on a Lower East Side handball court, the “Howard the Duck” mural showed the comic... [Read more]

City Approves Grant For LES BID's Division Street Art...

thelodownny.com February  3, 2014

City Approves Grant For LES BID's Division Street Art ProjectThe Lo-DownCity Approves Grant For LES BID's Division Street Art Project. The Division Street... [Read more]

Can Graffiti Be Good For Cities? - Co.Design

fastcodesign.com January 27, 2014

Can Graffiti Be Good For Cities?Co.DesignPeople visit East London or New York's Lower East Side and Williamsburg or, formerly, 5Pointz, just to see some of... [Read more]

Here he is, Mr. Lower East Side - The Villager

thevillager.com January  9, 2014

The Villager Here he is, Mr. Lower East SideThe VillagerThe first several pageants were held at former Ludlow Street art hole, Collective Unconscious,... [Read more]

Is Banksy a jerk or genius? - eNCA

enca.com November  1, 2013

Is Banksy a jerk or genius?eNCAThe latest work from street artist Banksy is seen through a chain link fence on October 9, 2013 in the Lower East Side... [Read more]

The Paris Street Artist 'Invading' New York As Banksy...

newsweek.com October 29, 2013

Newsweek The Paris Street Artist 'Invading' New York As Banksy LeavesNewsweekAs Banksy's mega-hyped New York City “street residency” ends, works by... [Read more]

Banksy is clueless about New York - Bayoubuzz

bayoubuzz.com October 29, 2013

Banksy is clueless about New YorkBayoubuzzborder="0" height="360" width="640"/> Banksy's art exhibit "Grim Reaper Bumper Car" sits on New York's Lower East... [Read more]

Banksy's Latest Is A Graffiti Robot on Coney Island -...

blogs.villagevoice.com October 28, 2013

Banksy's Latest Is A Graffiti Robot on Coney IslandVillage Voice (blog)It's the dog days of Better Out Than In, and Banksy has decided to step away from his... [Read more]

Banksy takes day off due to 'police activity' - amNY

amny.com October 23, 2013

Banksy takes day off due to 'police activity'amNY... the website for his project Wednesday. There have been reports that cops threatened to ticket one of... [Read more]

Banksy, the elusive graffiti artist, hits New York -...

washingtonpost.com October 17, 2013

Washington Post Banksy, the elusive graffiti artist, hits New YorkWashington PostA pedestrian looks toward street art reading, 'Playground Mob, The... [Read more]

Street-Art-Künstler Banksy sprüht New York an - Derwesten.de

derwesten.de October 15, 2013

artinfo24.com (Pressemitteilung) Street-Art-Künstler Banksy sprüht New York anDerwesten.deNew York. Eine besondere Schnitzeljagd: Von Chelsea in die... [Read more]

Banksy sells artwork for $60 at N.Y. pop-up stall - The...

thesudburystar.com October 15, 2013

Banksy sells artwork for $60 at N.Y. pop-up stallThe Sudbury StarBritish graffiti artist Banksy gets political in his latest work in Manhattan's Lower East... [Read more]

Banksy sells artwork for $60 at N.Y. pop-up stall -...

timminspress.com October 15, 2013

Banksy sells artwork for $60 at N.Y. pop-up stallTimmins PressBritish graffiti artist Banksy gets political in his latest work in Manhattan's Lower East... [Read more]

The Doors Have Come Off Banksy's Ludlow Street Creation -...

thelodownny.com October 14, 2013

The Doors Have Come Off Banksy's Ludlow Street CreationThe Lo-DownFive days after it appeared on the Lower East Side, Banksy's Ludlow Street installation, is... [Read more]

Banksy's New York City street art residency, 'Better Out...

theverge.com October 13, 2013

Banksy's New York City street art residency, 'Better Out Than In'The VergeThis simply titled work that was completed October 9, located as it's name suggests... [Read more]

Latest Banksy work in New York a hidden treasure - THV 11

thv11.com October 10, 2013

THV 11 Latest Banksy work in New York a hidden treasureTHV 11NEW YORK (CBS) -- This crowd is crazy for the street artist known as Banksy. His latest work... [Read more]

Latest Banksy work in New York a hidden treasure - THV 11

thv11.com October 10, 2013

Latest Banksy work in New York a hidden treasureTHV 11NEW YORK (CBS) -- This crowd is crazy for the street artist known as Banksy. His latest work appeared... [Read more]

Photos: Banksy Puts Up New Piece In East New York -...

gothamist.com October 10, 2013

Photos: Banksy Puts Up New Piece In East New YorkGothamistBanksy just posted these photos of his latest piece, which is in East New York (alert this guy).... [Read more]

Banksy paints stunning mural on Lower East Side - New...

pix11.com October  9, 2013

Banksy paints stunning mural on Lower East SideNew York's PIX11 / WPIX-TVUnited Kingdom based graffiti artist Banksy, who has temporarily taken up residency... [Read more]

Banksy Day 9: Crazy Horses Riding Through the Lower East...

blogs.villagevoice.com October  9, 2013

Banksy Day 9: Crazy Horses Riding Through the Lower East Side to a WikiLeaks ...Village Voice (blog)The Lower East Side is host to Banksy's latest piece: a... [Read more]