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POW! WOW! ’14 / Streets: Reka

arrestedmotion.com February 24, 2014
POW! WOW! ’14 / Streets: Reka

One of the pieces we enjoyed for this year's POW! WOW! Hawaii festival by many participants and visitors, was the one created by Reka. The Melbourne-born and... [Read more]

Tim Hans shoots… Vexta

blog.vandalog.com February 17, 2014
Tim Hans shoots… Vexta

We’ve interviewed Vexta, now a New Yorker by way of Australia, twice before, so why not a third time? Last summer, she invited Tim Hans and I to rooftop in... [Read more]

Melbourne Monthly Madness – December 2013

blog.vandalog.com February 12, 2014
Melbourne Monthly Madness – December 2013

Damn, it’s February already. How did that happen?? (Actually – I have been extremely busy working on a new project which I hope to share with you soon).... [Read more]

Street art as an experience and an anonymous gift

blog.vandalog.com February  3, 2014
Street art as an experience and an anonymous gift

Why do people collect art? Perhaps part of the reason is a memory or an experience associated with the object. The possessions I have most affection for were... [Read more]

Tattoo Tuesday No. 280

senseslost.com January 28, 2014
Tattoo Tuesday No. 280

For this week’s Tattoo Tuesday here’s a diabetes skull tattoo by the artist Benjamin Laukis from Melbourne, Australia. [Read more]

All Your Walls – Hosier Lane – Melbourne (Stage 2)

blog.vandalog.com January 28, 2014
All Your Walls – Hosier Lane – Melbourne (Stage 2)

Taylurk. Photo by David Russell. I am extremely late with this post, it’s been a busy last month or so, but I wanted to share the 2nd session of All Your... [Read more]

Ever "November 19, 1910" Limited Edition Screen Print

streetartnews.net January 27, 2014
Ever "November 19, 1910" Limited Edition Screen Print

Our friend EVER recently produced a new screen-print during his residency with the good lads @ MAMUTT in Mexico City.In October 2013, EVER visited Mexico for... [Read more]

BOOMKA BOOMKA: A solo show by Mysterious Al

blog.stolenspace.com January 20, 2014
BOOMKA BOOMKA: A solo show by Mysterious Al

Mysterious Al’s first Australian solo exhibition is the product of a six-month period of living and working with a secret ancient tribe in Melbourne. This... [Read more]

Adnate x Two One New Collaboration - Melbourne, Australia

streetartnews.net January 20, 2014
Adnate x Two One New Collaboration - Melbourne, Australia

Our friend Adnate just sent us a series of pictures from his newest collaboration with Two One on the streets of Melbourne, Australia.The Australian-Japanese... [Read more]

Library Street Collective present “The Z” Mural project...

graffuturism.com January 18, 2014
Library Street Collective present “The Z” Mural project in Detroit

We apologize if your computer froze opening this post but blame Library Street Collective for putting together what could be considered the biggest single... [Read more]

STEEN JONES & MELISSA FINDLEY IN NYC

mtn-world.com January  9, 2014
STEEN JONES & MELISSA FINDLEY IN NYC

Melbourne's own original artist Steen Jones has shared this video with us, produced by Melissa Findley in collaboration with the brand Sailor Jerry. The... [Read more]

Bath room Re-Surfacing – Effective Solution to Easier...

streetdreams.com.au January  3, 2014
Bath room Re-Surfacing – Effective Solution to Easier Victoria Bathroom Remodelling

When talking about bathroom remodelling and redevelopment, people in Melbourne are about the lucky facet for they am now able to love bath room ablation with... [Read more]

Melbourne Monthly Madness – November 2013

blog.vandalog.com January  2, 2014
Melbourne Monthly Madness – November 2013

Wow! What a year it has been in Melbourne street art and graffiti, this is my 2nd last post covering 2013. December post coming soon. I hope you all had a... [Read more]

This is for the people who love circus and silks....

blog.globalstreetart.com December 20, 2013
This is for the people who love circus and silks. Gorgeous piece...

This is for the people who love circus and silks. Gorgeous piece that uses the space brilliantly by Lucy Lucy in Melbourne. More pics at... [Read more]

Smug New Mural - Fitzroy, Melbourne

streetartnews.net December 19, 2013
Smug New Mural - Fitzroy, Melbourne

Smug is currently in Australia where he spent the last few days working on the streets of Fitzroy, a suburb of Melbourne.Entirely painted freehand and using... [Read more]

VinZ "Swan Lake" Limited Edition Screen Print - Available...

streetartnews.net December 13, 2013
VinZ "Swan Lake" Limited Edition Screen Print - Available December 18th

VinZ returns for his second print with us after his first edition was an instant sell-out. The Spaniard used a multi-step process to create this unique... [Read more]

RONE Back in Miami, 2013

whitewallssf.com December 11, 2013
RONE Back in Miami, 2013

NW 24th and NW 2nd Ave. Wynwood, Miami FL. RONE, an Australian artist based out of Melbourne, not only had work on view at our booth at Scope Art Fair,... [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]

Borondo "El Peso De La Corona" Limited Edition Screen...

streetartnews.net December  6, 2013
Borondo "El Peso De La Corona" Limited Edition Screen Print - Available December 11th

Spanish talent Borondo has produced a huge number of impressive walls this year and to top off the year, came to visit us a few weeks ago.He used his "Glass... [Read more]

Melbourne Monthly Madness – October 2013

blog.vandalog.com December  5, 2013
Melbourne Monthly Madness – October 2013

This post is super late but definitely worth sharing with you all. I have been flat out working on the 2nd and final installment of ALL YOUR WALLS (last... [Read more]

Shida x Two One x Eno x Taylurk New Mural - Melbourne,...

streetartnews.net December  3, 2013
Shida x Two One x Eno x Taylurk New Mural - Melbourne, Australia

Shida, Two One, Eno and Taylurk recently teamed up to work on this massive collaboration in East Brunswick, Melbourne.The Australian-Japanese-American-Kiwi... [Read more]

Faith47 "Mysterium Tremendum Et Fascinans" Limited...

streetartnews.net November 28, 2013
Faith47 "Mysterium Tremendum Et Fascinans" Limited Edition Screen Print - Available December 2nd

Faith47 returns for her second print with us after her first was an instant sell-out. And she delivers it with the casual grace of a master craftswoman. The... [Read more]

Graffiti: Lush - Graffiti Don’t Belong In The Gallery

12ozprophet.com November 27, 2013
Graffiti: Lush - Graffiti Don’t Belong In The Gallery

Australia’s favourite vandal, Lush, created an installation at a museum earlier this month and filmed himself setting up his space. Check out the video and... [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]

According to Lush… The graffiti class system

blog.vandalog.com November 20, 2013
According to Lush… The graffiti class system

Today we have Lush‘s 8th comic in a 10-part series. Also, Lush is in the National Gallery of Victoria’s Melbourne Now show, opening this week. Check out this... [Read more]

ALL YOUR WALLS :: Hosier Lane :: Melbourne

blog.vandalog.com November 17, 2013
ALL YOUR WALLS :: Hosier Lane :: Melbourne

F1 ALL YOUR WALLS. Photo by David Russell. Ok, so I am pretty damn excited to share this event with you. For the last 6 months or so Dean Sunshine from... [Read more]

D*FACE - New World Disorder - London (June)

D*FACE - New World Disorder - London (June)

D*FACE | New World Disorder | StolenSpace GalleryThe Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, London E1 6QLDate: 7th – 23rd June 2013'Not a lot of people can reach... [Read more]

Scratching the surface - Sydney Morning Herald

smh.com.au February 14, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald Scratching the surfaceSydney Morning HeraldAndrew Walsh is entranced with the idea of the ''tattooed city'', especially given... [Read more]

Masters supports graffiti clean up effort in Melbourne’...

puregraffiti.com February 13, 2014

Masters supports graffiti clean up effort in Melbourne’ northHerald SunHume Council supports the 65-year-old volunteer who cleans graffiti hot-spots across... [Read more]

'Intone' with Melbourne - Neos Kosmos

neoskosmos.com February 10, 2014

'Intone' with MelbourneNeos Kosmos"Look at the laneways, look at the colours, the design, the street art - how lucky am I?" With an ever-changing canvas,... [Read more]

Ballarat street artist heads to Tassie for international...

abc.net.au February 10, 2014

Ballarat street artist heads to Tassie for international competitionABC LocalAlthough he majored in drawing when he studied visual arts at Ballarat... [Read more]

Ballarat street artist heads to Tassie for international...

abc.net.au February 10, 2014

Ballarat street artist heads to Tassie for international competitionABC LocalAlthough he majored in drawing when he studied visual arts at Ballarat... [Read more]

Street Art by Be Free – In Melbourne, Australia

streetartutopia.com February  6, 2014

  By Be Free in Melbourne, Australia. Photo by Chris Christian: Photo 1, Photo 2. The post Street Art by Be Free – In Melbourne, Australia appeared first on... [Read more]

How is Andrew Bolt like a camel? - Crikey

crikey.com.au February  3, 2014

How is Andrew Bolt like a camel?Crikey@Don Wormald - I love street art and have taken many photos over the years. A kid with a spray can tells me that street... [Read more]

Are galleries places to play? - artsHub Australia...

visual.artshub.com.au January 31, 2014

Are galleries places to play?artsHub Australia (subscription)Artbank's move set to re-inject energy back into Sydney's Dank Street art and design precinct.... [Read more]

Hotel Insider: Adelphi Hotel, Melbourne, Australia - The...

thenational.ae January 30, 2014

Hotel Insider: Adelphi Hotel, Melbourne, AustraliaThe NationalMany of the best casual laneway restaurants are with a few minutes' walk, as are the best... [Read more]

Beautiful Three-Part Mural Covers a Five-Story Berlin...

mymodernmet.com January 22, 2014

In his largest mural to date, street artist Rone painted this unbelievable five-story mural on the side of a residential building in Berlin, Germany. It took... [Read more]

Weekend Away: Adelphi Hotel, Melbourne - The Age

theage.com.au January 10, 2014

Weekend Away: Adelphi Hotel, MelbourneThe AgeGo north for the Regent Theatre, which is running with King Kong until February 16; south for the street art of... [Read more]

What to look for in a summit venue so that you can make...

streetdreams.com.au January  7, 2014

Placing together a conference could be a complicated task, primarily since it includes a range of endeavors which requite the coordinator to be exceptionally... [Read more]

Melbourne: 10 of the best free things to do -...

telegraph.co.uk December 24, 2013

Telegraph.co.uk Melbourne: 10 of the best free things to doTelegraph.co.ukThe city is known for its diverse and eye-catching street art, which is - of... [Read more]

1 Million Woven Stars Created in Response to a Murder

mymodernmet.com December 18, 2013

1 Million Stars to End Violence is an installation by Maryann Talia Pau on display at the Big Design Market in Melbourne, Australia. In September 2012, the... [Read more]

Behind The Scenes With VinZ - "Swan Lake"

streetartnews.net December 16, 2013

As a little festive treat from StreetArtNews and VinZ, we decided to celebrate the release of Swan Lake with a video almost as beautiful as the print... [Read more]

See Melbourne street art in a whole new light in city...

heraldsun.com.au December  6, 2013

See Melbourne street art in a whole new light in city safari videoHerald SunIT'S a long way from the wilds of Africa, but one young filmmaker has found a... [Read more]

Melbourne Now – the art of the contemporary city - The...

theconversation.com December  5, 2013

Melbourne Now – the art of the contemporary cityThe Conversation... in the galleries. The NGV itself is part of Melbourne, a fact acknowledged in this show... [Read more]

Mapping Melbourne festival showcases talented Asian...

theage.com.au December  5, 2013

The Age Mapping Melbourne festival showcases talented Asian artistsThe AgeThe 32-year-old's work can be spotted on a number of Jakarta walls, under... [Read more]

White Night Melbourne festival getting bigger next year -...

abc.net.au December  5, 2013

The Age White Night Melbourne festival getting bigger next yearABC OnlineThe event will include live music, dancing, street art, illumination of city... [Read more]

City prepares to party all night at White Night Melbourne...

heraldsun.com.au December  4, 2013

The Age City prepares to party all night at White Night MelbourneHerald SunTattooed City: A photographic and projection installation at the NGV that... [Read more]

Artist Otis Chamberlain's work nears completion in Hosier...

heraldsun.com.au December  2, 2013

Artist Otis Chamberlain's work nears completion in Hosier Lane. Source: News ...Herald SunIt was the first time the walls of Hosier and Rutledge lanes had... [Read more]

Málaga pinta en el muro global del arte urbano - Sur...

diariosur.es November 26, 2013

Málaga pinta en el muro global del arte urbanoSur Digital (Andalucía)Nombres como el belga ROA o el colectivo Boa Mistura a los que ahora se suman Frank... [Read more]

Victoria Police Preemptively Warn Banksy Off Coming To...

pedestrian.tv November 17, 2013

Victoria Police Preemptively Warn Banksy Off Coming To MelbournePedestrian TVNow that New York is over and done with, whispers are circulating that Banksy... [Read more]