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BMD drops new pieces into Brunswick, Melbourne

streetartnews.net April 25, 2015
BMD drops new pieces into Brunswick, Melbourne

Dynamic duo BMD from New Zealand are painting separately for a brief while - one half will be getting up across California for three months while the other... [Read more]

SURFACE: Portraits of Street Artists Opens April 25th!

obeygiant.com April 17, 2015
SURFACE: Portraits of Street Artists Opens April 25th!

I initially met Soren Solkaer in Copenhagen while I was diligently working on a mural. He asked if he could shoot a portrait of me and very hastily, but... [Read more]

Rone, Adnate, Askew One, Guido Van Helten & Mayonaize...

streetartnews.net April 12, 2015
Rone, Adnate, Askew One, Guido Van Helten & Mayonaize collaborate on a new mural in Melbourne

Rone, Adnate, Askew One, Guido Van Helten And Mayonaize came together recently to collaborate on a new project in Melbourne's inner suburb of Collingwood.... [Read more]

Fintan Magee paints "The Refugee", a brand new mural in...

streetartnews.net April  9, 2015
Fintan Magee paints "The Refugee", a brand new mural in Melbourne, Australia

Fintan Magee is currently in Australia where he just wrapped up yet another gigantic mural somewhere in Collingwood, Melbourne.Entitled "The Refugee", the... [Read more]

SURFACE | Portraits of Street Artists | The photography...

obeygiant.com April  3, 2015
SURFACE | Portraits of Street Artists | The photography of Søren Solkær

SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS is pleased to present SURFACE, an exhibition featuring portraits of street artists taken by Danish photographer Søren Solkær. The images... [Read more]

AWOL Crew paints a new mural in Melbourne, Australia

streetartnews.net March 27, 2015
AWOL Crew paints a new mural in Melbourne, Australia

AWOL Crew recently spent four days painting the entire side of a large building at Fountain Gate in Melbourne's outer suburbs. The crew consists of Adnate,... [Read more]

Never Satisfied drops into Melbourne from New York

streetartnews.net March 24, 2015
Never Satisfied drops into Melbourne from New York

Never Satisfied who we normally find painting in Brooklyn, NYC recently dropped into Melbourne Australia for a brief visit. It was his first time to this... [Read more]

Coverage: Paterson Project in Melbourne, Australia

streetartnews.net March 18, 2015
Coverage: Paterson Project in Melbourne, Australia

Recently in Melbourne, Australia, the street art and graffiti community all worked together and generously gave time, effort, money, skills and artwork for a... [Read more]

Books: "SURFACE" Portrait anthology of some of the most...

streetartnews.net March 16, 2015
Books: "SURFACE" Portrait anthology of some of the most significant street artists by Søren Solkær

"SURFACE" is the definitive portrait anthology of some of the most significant street artists on the contemporary scene as well as the pioneering icons.... [Read more]

SOFLES – Graffiti Mapped – Presented by Juddy Roller

blog.vandalog.com March  5, 2015
SOFLES – Graffiti Mapped – Presented by Juddy Roller

SOFLES – Photo by David Russell I was going to wait for my Jan/Feb post which is coming very soon, but this can’t wait and deserves its own post. A few... [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]

Stanze, Reinventing Renaissance Rooms

romephotoblog.com February 11, 2015
Stanze, Reinventing Renaissance Rooms

I was thrilled to be asked by the director of Temple University Rome Gallery, Shara Wasserman, to curate an exhibition.  Inspired by the form of the... [Read more]

2014 Melbourne Catch Up and Wrap Up

blog.vandalog.com February  8, 2015
2014 Melbourne Catch Up and Wrap Up

WOW! It’s been way too long between posts! I feel bad that I’ve not been sharing all the goodness that is Melbourne over the last few months, so here’s a... [Read more]

Hookedblog's Best of 2014 — Street Art Videos

hookedblog.co.uk January  1, 2015
Hookedblog's Best of 2014 — Street Art Videos

After the positive response we got to our Best of 2013 — Street Art Videos post we thought it would make sense to kick of the new year and share a another... [Read more]

Art Basel '14: RONE paints a beautiful portrait in...

streetartnews.net December  8, 2014
Art Basel '14: RONE paints a beautiful portrait in Wynwood, Miami

Our buddy RONE is also roaming the streets of the lovely Miami where he flew straight from the other side of the world aka Australia to paint for Art Basel... [Read more]

Adnate creates a new piece for The Bushwick Collective in...

streetartnews.net December  2, 2014
Adnate creates a new piece for The Bushwick Collective in New York City

Melbourne Australia based painter Adnate stopped by the Bushwick Collective last week to contribute one of his signature portraits. Adnate was in NYC on a... [Read more]

Guido Van Helten paints a new mural in Brisbane, Australia

streetartnews.net October 29, 2014
Guido Van Helten paints a new mural in Brisbane, Australia

Guido Van Helten recently stopped by his hometown of South Brisbane in Australia where he was invited to paint for the Pillars Project.As usual with the... [Read more]

Around the World in Nine Photos

en.blog.wordpress.com October 14, 2014
Around the World in Nine Photos

Do you love stories from around the world? Check out the work of the following nine photographers on WordPress.com and allow your imagination to take you... [Read more]

Around the World in Nine Photos

en.blog.wordpress.com October 14, 2014
Around the World in Nine Photos

Do you love stories from around the world? Check out the work of the following nine photographers on WordPress.com and allow your imagination to take you... [Read more]

REKA paints a new street piece in Vienna, Austria

streetartnews.net October  9, 2014
REKA paints a new street piece in Vienna, Austria

Our friend James REKA just made a quick stop through Austria where he was able to paint a quick piece somewhere on the streets of Vienna.James Reka is a... [Read more]

Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 6

en.blog.wordpress.com October  8, 2014
Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 6

Here’s the latest collection of our favorite stories from writers and publishers across all of WordPress. You can find our past collections here — and you... [Read more]

Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 6

en.blog.wordpress.com October  8, 2014
Longreads’ Best of WordPress, Vol. 6

Here’s the latest collection of our favorite stories from writers and publishers across all of WordPress. You can find our past collections here — and you... [Read more]

Knock, Nor, Mishap

vimeo.com September 15, 2014
Knock, Nor, Mishap

Knock:facebook.com/bobby.son.7?fref=ts Mishap:facebook.com/atlargegallery?fref=ts 2014 Cast: Dave MSA Tags: Graffiti, Street art, Brunswick,... [Read more]

Coverage: Reka "Trip The Light" solo show @ London’s...

streetartnews.net September 11, 2014
Coverage: Reka "Trip The Light" solo show @ London’s Stolenspace

In a few hours, REKA will be opening his new solo show entitled 'Trip The Light' in London at StolenSpace gallery and we had the pleasure to stop by prior to... [Read more]

James Reka's 'Keep Calm And Carry On' Mural

hookedblog.co.uk September 10, 2014
James Reka's 'Keep Calm And Carry On' Mural

Melbourne-born, Berlin-based artist James Reka touched down in London earlier this week ahead of latest solo exhibition titled 'Trip the Light', at East... [Read more]

REKA Trip The Light Exhibition

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk September 10, 2014
REKA Trip The Light Exhibition

Trip The Light is the latest solo exhibition by Melbourne-born, Berlin-based artist James Reka. Exploring the splendor of the female form in dance, his deft... [Read more]

6 Sep: Everfresh Open Studio (Melbourne)

stencilarchive.org August 30, 2014
6 Sep: Everfresh Open Studio (Melbourne)

Artist News Back in 2008, the Everfresh crew offered piles of hospitality for me when I visited Melbourne for the Stencil Nation tour. They also fed me... [Read more]

Paolo Consorti - New prints

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr August 27, 2014
Paolo Consorti - New prints

Brand new prints by Venice Biennal Italian artist Paolo Consorti: http://bit.ly/1p7WlZK Paolo Consorti (1964, San Benedetto del Tronto/Italy) attended the... [Read more]

TWOONE: ‘Hunted Hunter’s Head’ Preview

blog.stolenspace.com August 21, 2014
TWOONE: ‘Hunted Hunter’s Head’ Preview

StolenSpace Gallery is proud to announce the debut London solo exhibition ‘Hunted Hunter’s Head‘ from Hiroyasu Tsuri aka TWOONE. TWOONE was born and raised... [Read more]

REKA: ‘Trip The Light’ Preview

blog.stolenspace.com August 12, 2014
REKA: ‘Trip The Light’ Preview

StolenSpace Gallery is excited to announce the debut London solo exhibition ‘Trip The Light‘ by Melbourne-born, Berlin-based artist James Reka. The show... [Read more]

PUBLIC by FORM Gallery – Perth – Western Australia

blog.vandalog.com August 10, 2014
PUBLIC by FORM Gallery – Perth – Western Australia

ROA. Photo by ROA. I’m back after a brief blogging hiatus. I’ve been meaning to post my review for this great event that happened back in April over in... [Read more]

Grog mate.

mrpenfold.com June  3, 2014
Grog mate.

Some photos from my recent trip to Brisbane and Melbourne Aus.Massive thanks to All the Analogue/ Digital guys, Ironlak and Mysterious Al. [Read more]

Old times, new times….

imagestoliveby.com May  7, 2014
Old times, new times….

This site doesn’t normally do announcements about upcoming shows, as you will know if you have visited it before. But sometimes I like to put up information... [Read more]

Part Time Technophobe

mrpenfold.com April 25, 2014
Part Time Technophobe

JA ‘Part Time Technophobe'.  Taking place from Brisbane to Melbourne as the opening event for Analogue/Digital Creative Conferences, ‘Part Time Technophobe’... [Read more]

Paolo Consorti - New prints

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr April  8, 2014
Paolo Consorti - New prints

We are very pleased to have new exclusive prints by Paolo Consorti, who took part in the 54th Venice Biennal at the Italian Pavilion:... [Read more]

DEF LAB

vimeo.com December  8, 2013
DEF LAB

deflabjewellery.com/ Cast: Dave MSA Tags: jewellery, graffiti, melbourne, DEF LAB and Mishap [Read more]

And now….. Melbourne Now

imagestoliveby.com November 21, 2013
And now….. Melbourne Now

This weekend sees the opening of Melbourne Now at the National Gallery of Victoria, perhaps one of the most significant initiatives by an Australian museum... [Read more]

Sticker Slap (Suki)

vimeo.com October  9, 2013
Sticker Slap (Suki)

Suki - facebook.com/suki.art?fref=ts 2013 Cast: Dave MSA Tags: suki art, stickers, melbourne, street art and 2013 [Read more]

Shida New Mural In Sydney, Australia

streetartnews.net August 23, 2013
Shida New Mural In Sydney, Australia

While we last heard from him last month in Melbourne (covered), Shida is now in Sydney where he just finished working on this new piece. As usual with the... [Read more]

Alexis Diaz "Dentro" New Print Available August 21st

streetartnews.net August 19, 2013
Alexis Diaz "Dentro" New Print Available August 21st

After his amazing elephant-octopus mural in London (covered), Alexis Diaz flew to Italy for the Mission To Art Project. The Mission To Art project will fly... [Read more]

Video: Alex Lehours x Monkey Shoulder x Authority...

streetartnews.net September  2, 2014

Two weeks ago Sydney artist Alex Lehours tackled one of his first Sydney outdoor murals as part of an awesome collaboration with Authority Clothing and... [Read more]

New street art flies into Melbourne - 'Bourne this way

news.google.com September  2, 2014

New street art flies into Melbourne'Bourne this wayWhat she came up with was a street art phenomenon called Wings. The pieces usually stand around three... [Read more]

Smoking street art divides Fitzroy locals - ABC Online

news.google.com August 28, 2014

Smoking street art divides Fitzroy localsABC OnlineSmoking street art divides Fitzroy locals. 774 ABC Melbourne. By Simon Leo Brown. Updated August 29, 2014... [Read more]

Street Art Coming To The Live Lodge - Rolling Stone...

news.google.com August 27, 2014

Rolling Stone Australia Street Art Coming To The Live LodgeRolling Stone AustraliaLast year's Rolling Stone Live Lodge had some great street art adorning... [Read more]

Stop 34

vimeo.com October 28, 2013

Stop 34 - an unauthorised exhibition in an abandoned factory In a place where blood has been spilled, two artists come together, and re-purpose and... [Read more]

Melbourne street artists angry as Rutledge Lane is...

dailytelegraph.com.au August 26, 2013

Yahoo!7 News Melbourne street artists angry as Rutledge Lane is painted blueThe Daily TelegraphStreet artist Adrian Doyle painted Rutledge Lane,... [Read more]

Melbourne street artists angry as Rutledge Lane is...

heraldsun.com.au August 26, 2013

Melbourne street artists angry as Rutledge Lane is painted blueHerald SunStreet artist Adrian Doyle painted Rutledge Lane, which connects to the jewel in... [Read more]

Street artist turns Melbourne laneway blue - The Australian

theaustralian.com.au August 26, 2013

Street artist turns Melbourne laneway blueThe AustralianAdrian Doyle spent Sunday completely covering the CBD's Rutledge Lane - which runs off local street... [Read more]

Lord Mayor Robert Doyle says Melbourne's famous street...

news.com.au August 18, 2013

Lord Mayor Robert Doyle says Melbourne's famous street art precinct being ...NEWS.com.au"Hosier Lane is the gallery of street art in Melbourne, we just want... [Read more]

Lord Mayor Robert Doyle says Melbourne's famous street...

heraldsun.com.au August 18, 2013

Lord Mayor Robert Doyle says Melbourne's famous street art precinct being ...Herald Sun"We've put street teams down there quite regularly on a Friday or... [Read more]