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Fashion: James Jean x Big Bad Wolf Apparel Collection

streetartnews.net November 25, 2014
Fashion: James Jean x Big Bad Wolf Apparel Collection

For the holiday’s, our friends at Big Bad Wolf teamed up with world-renowned artist James Jean to create a new apparel tee for our precious tiny street art... [Read more]

Phlegm reveals his mural for PangeaSeed in San Diego

streetartnews.net November 18, 2014
Phlegm reveals his mural for PangeaSeed in San Diego

On the way back from New Zealand where he recently painted "The songbird pipe organ" mural, Phlegm stopped in sunny California to create another fantastic... [Read more]

Time Magazine Cover

obeygiant.com November  9, 2014
Time Magazine Cover

I’ve been honored to do two Time Magazine covers, one of Barack Obama in 2008 and one of an Occupy Wall Street protester in 2011. Both of these covers... [Read more]

100 European Graffiti Artists

scottishgraffiti.blogspot.fr October 29, 2014
100 European Graffiti Artists

100 European Graffiti Artists (ISBN 978-0-7643-46583) For years, Steam has been traveling the globe flicking graff. He was a regular contributor to the... [Read more]

Ingrid Furre: Matte

virtualwallworld.blogspot.fr October 10, 2014
Ingrid Furre: Matte

MatteIngrid Furre3.-5.10.14Studio 17, StavangerInstallationAt first glance it looks like someone put their camping gear or car seat covers to dry. But with a... [Read more]

GARY PANTER, A PROVOCATEUR // PRINT AVAILABLE NOW!

obeygiant.com September 20, 2014
GARY PANTER, A PROVOCATEUR // PRINT AVAILABLE NOW!

Today we are featuring Gary Panter,  another one of the amazing, provocative artists who created a limited edition fine art print for Art Alliance: The... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Wellington Destructor

jermalism.blogspot.fr July 10, 2014
Abandonment Issues: Wellington Destructor

This is a true story, sad as it is. Such is life.Our protagonist is a homeless man, a hoarder, that has amassed a mind boggling collection of garbage in... [Read more]

PICK ME UP at Sommerset House

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk April 15, 2014
PICK ME UP at Sommerset House

Now in its fifth year, the UK’s original contemporary graphic arts festival Pick Me Up showcases graphic art in all its forms. Aimed at being the antithesis... [Read more]

Hit Shot Wall - a wet month!

graffoto1.blogspot.fr March 10, 2014
Hit Shot Wall - a wet month!

All photos: NoLionsInEngland (HowAboutNo pretending there were no trains all month from the South Coast, that's 4 x 5 = 20 days working from home,... [Read more]

Berlin’s visitors (part 1)

imagestoliveby.com October 20, 2013
Berlin’s visitors (part 1)

As mentioned in the previous post, I have been in Berlin recently. I spent ten days there researching a bit of what’s happening in the street art scene... [Read more]

phlegm book update

phlegmcomicnews.blogspot.com August 20, 2013
phlegm book update

I've not had a chance to stop home long enough to sell my books online again. I do plan to have them back in my shop (along with a few other surprises) but i... [Read more]

Exhibition Opening: Eckehard Fuchs - Pester Power Items

5piecesgallery.blogspot.com August 16, 2013
Exhibition Opening: Eckehard Fuchs - Pester Power Items

We are pleased to announce the opening of the exhibition "Pester Power Items" by Eckehard Fuchs: http://bit.ly/AyhNj9!You cannot pass by, without observe it... [Read more]

Tag It and Stick It!

melroseandfairfax.blogspot.com August 16, 2013
Tag It and Stick It!

Dusk WAI covers all the bases with both a tag and a sticker leading up onto the entrance ramp to the freeway in downtown Los Angeles. [Read more]

VNA Magazine — New York Invasion

hookedblog.co.uk July 30, 2013
VNA Magazine — New York Invasion

New York get ready for the invasion, our friends from VNA Magazine are currently making their way across the Atlantic for the release of their 23rd issue of... [Read more]

UKB interview with Mr. Penfold

urbankulturblog.com July 10, 2013
UKB interview with Mr. Penfold

The northern end of Brick Lane is undoubtedly one of my favourite spots to appreciate street art in east London. The patchwork of graffiti covers all but a... [Read more]

Council Pop Will Eat Itself

kidacne.com June 11, 2013
Council Pop Will Eat Itself

Back covers have come out particularly badboy!   #COUNCILPOP [Read more]

Penguin Street Art Series of Books Launch Event

hookedblog.co.uk June 10, 2013
Penguin Street Art Series of Books Launch Event

Hookedblog hit the Southbank in London over the sunny weekend to catch up with What Collective crew members 45RPM and Oath who along with Ventsa were... [Read more]

Penguin Street Art series Launch Event

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk June  7, 2013
Penguin Street Art series Launch Event

Literature and Street Art collide in a new collaborative project commissioned by Penguin UK Books. The Penguin Street Art Series asked ten world-renowned... [Read more]

Phlegm's Book of pen and ink illustrations

hookedblog.co.uk June  1, 2013
Phlegm's Book of pen and ink illustrations

We caught up with Sheffield based artist Phlegm last Friday after the artist had completed work on his latest mural on the walls of the Southbank centre... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Cat Lady House

jermalism.blogspot.com May 28, 2013
Abandonment Issues: Cat Lady House

Time to let the cat out of the bag. The Cat Lady earned the moniker, but was affectionately known by her friends and family as Fern McCollough. Her... [Read more]

Phlegm book

Phlegm book

 Phlegm book of pen and ink illustrations.------------------------------------------------------------A collection of my pen and ink illustrations based on... [Read more]

Dulwich, South London.

Dulwich, South London.

Painted for the Baroque the streets festival. Organised by Ingrid Beazley from Dulwich picture gallery and Street art London  Artists involved use pictures... [Read more]

Mexi-Angeles

Mexi-Angeles

A pair of 'Made in Mexico' manhole covers for Los Angeles.  Pasted up on the wall and next to some poled graffiti behind Melrose. [Read more]

I am just trying to be nice – Nug

ektopia.co.uk April 30, 2013
I am just trying to be nice – Nug

Nug has a book coming out. I say it’s a book but it’s more than that. It’s a piece of original art too. It’s been a while since I wished I had 50 euros spare... [Read more]

Paris Match group show at Opera Gallery

butterflyartnews.com April 29, 2013
Paris Match group show at Opera Gallery

Celebrating the 64th anniversary of French magazine Paris Match, in partnership with Opera Gallery in Paris, 19 artists paid tribute by revisiting some of... [Read more]

Leanne Petersen's - I Bought This For The Cover

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk April 24, 2013
Leanne Petersen's -  I Bought This For The Cover

Cob Studios presents 'i bought this for the cover' a photography exhibition curated by Leanne Petersen. Taking place at The Cob Gallery and studios in... [Read more]

Fossils (sheffield)

phlegmcomicnews.blogspot.com April 23, 2013
Fossils (sheffield)

Well hopefully things can start getting back to normal around here. The book covers are done and the rest of it has gone to print. Now all i want to do is... [Read more]

Project Street Art Plans to Splash Color on Two Downtowns...

news.google.com August 12, 2014

wnep.com Project Street Art Plans to Splash Color on Two Downtownswnep.comSTROUDSBURG — A group in Stroudsburg is looking for artists to volunteer to... [Read more]

Release: FAILE Original Book Covers & John Tsombikos...

blog.papermonster.net May 19, 2014

Paper Monster is very excited to announce the release of new original works by Faile and John Tsombikos. To be released Tuesday May 20th, Around 12 Noon... [Read more]

Release Update: Faile Book Covers - Sold Out

blog.papermonster.net October 29, 2013

** Thanks for the inquires. The Book Covers have sold out. Seems the site worked great for some people while others had issues with seeing the work. The only... [Read more]

Penguin Street Art is here!

blog.ulamongedesigns.com August  4, 2013

Penguin presents its new series. Penguin Street Art features ten of our favourite contemporary titles, all books that speak to their time, with new covers... [Read more]

Obama, the Rolling Stone Cover, and Playing from Behind -...

bagnewsnotes.com July 27, 2013

Obama, the Rolling Stone Cover, and Playing from BehindBagNews NotesOf the three previous Obama Rolling Stone covers (not including the Shepard Fairey retake... [Read more]

Looking for an inventive arts lesson plan? Street art...

scpr.org July 18, 2013

89.3 KPCC (blog) Looking for an inventive arts lesson plan? Street art guide, maps may be just ...89.3 KPCC (blog)An adhesive made from equal parts... [Read more]

Program's students connect with legacy of Maggie Walker -...

timesdispatch.com July 14, 2013

Program's students connect with legacy of Maggie WalkerRichmond Times DispatchWhen Ivana Ross, a high school student in Chester, walked into what used to be... [Read more]

Chicago Loop Alliance To Unveil New State Street Mural -...

gapersblock.com July 12, 2013

Gapers Block Chicago Loop Alliance To Unveil New State Street MuralGapers BlockMacMillan, based in Saint Louis, uses ink drawing, painting and... [Read more]

4 Content Marketing Strategies Inspired by Summer...

business2community.com July 12, 2013

Business 2 Community 4 Content Marketing Strategies Inspired by Summer BlockbustersBusiness 2 CommunityYour content doesn't have to look like it was... [Read more]

François Abelanet creates the world's largest 3D street...

artdiscover.com July  9, 2013

ArtDiscover François Abelanet creates the world's largest 3D street art pieceArtDiscoverThe artist François Abelanet work has revealed the largest 3D... [Read more]

Eastside Property: Fire-ruined Echo Park real estate...

theeastsiderla.com July  9, 2013

Eastside Property: Fire-ruined Echo Park real estate seeks a buyerThe Eastsider LA... location” and “excellent visibility and frontage on the 101 Freeway.”... [Read more]

Friday Night Music: First Aid Kit Covers Patti Smith -...

krugman.blogs.nytimes.com July  5, 2013

Friday Night Music: First Aid Kit Covers Patti SmithNew York Times (blog)Taking Note · Yes We Can to Yes We Scan. Three versions of Shepard Fairey's “HOPE”... [Read more]

This Day in Blogging History: Andy Griffith before...

boingboing.net July  3, 2013

This Day in Blogging History: Andy Griffith before Mayberry; Shepard Fairey ...Boing BoingThis Day in Blogging History: Andy Griffith before Mayberry;... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey's Orwell covers -- books now on sale! -...

boingboing.net July  3, 2013

Shepard Fairey's Orwell covers -- books now on sale!Boing BoingFor everyone bemoaning that 1984 / Brave New World are over-cited; the grief lay with our... [Read more]

Nick Curtis: The Firm's cash keeps on flowing — is that...

standard.co.uk June 28, 2013

Evening Standard Nick Curtis: The Firm's cash keeps on flowing — is that wise?Evening Standard... will eventually pop off like the manhole covers in... [Read more]

Art Briefs – June 19 - Homer Tribune

homertribune.com June 19, 2013

Art Briefs – June 19Homer TribuneHe performed Raven's Radio Hour last year, presented in conjunction with Bunnell Street Art Gallery as is the current show.... [Read more]

Classic Book Covers - PSFK

psfk.com June 18, 2013

Classic Book CoversPSFKGET THE PSFK DAILY EMAIL. Subscribe. Classic Book Covers Revamped As Street Art [Pics] · Classic Book Covers · Revamped As Street Art... [Read more]

Rocks Off 100: Shane Tuttle, Updog Owner and Album-Cover...

blogs.houstonpress.com June 18, 2013

Rocks Off 100: Shane Tuttle, Updog Owner and Album-Cover DesignerHouston Press (blog)But his other talent has been designing album covers. He's done covers... [Read more]

AP PHOTOS: Buenos Aires a street art Mecca - News,...

turnto10.com May  6, 2013

AP PHOTOS: Buenos Aires a street art Mecca - News, Weather and Classifieds ...Turn to 10(AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko). In this March 28, 2013 photo, a mural... [Read more]

AP PHOTOS: Buenos Aires a street art Mecca - WKRG News 5...

wkrg.com May  6, 2013

AP PHOTOS: Buenos Aires a street art Mecca - WKRG News 5 - WKRG.comWKRG-TV(AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko). In this March 28, 2013 photo, a mural depicting... [Read more]

Completely contemporary - The Star Online - The Star Online

thestar.com.my April 27, 2013

Completely contemporary - The Star OnlineThe Star OnlineWell laid-out and planned, well-covered, well-mapped out and well-strategised, the book covers a wide... [Read more]

BBC News – Tributes paid to Pink Floyd album artist Storm...

obeygiant.com April 20, 2013

Storm Thorgerson the amazing photographer and designer behind some of the most iconic album covers of all time has passed away. I was able to co-host an... [Read more]

Incredible Paper Marbling Video

espvisuals.blogspot.com April 18, 2013

Paper marbling is a method of aqueous surface design, which can produce patterns similar to smooth marble or other stone. The patterns are the result of... [Read more]