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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]

Lucas Grogan New Mural In Fitzroy, Australia

streetartnews.net August 14, 2013
Lucas Grogan New Mural In Fitzroy, Australia

Melbourne-based painter Lucas Grogan just finished working on this beautiful new piece in Fitzroy, Australia. Lucas draws inspiration from a lot of different... [Read more]

Eureka (making of)

vimeo.com August  7, 2013
Eureka (making of)

So artists who are involved in Eureka Re-Born are: Ha-Ha Klara Drew Funk Rowena Martinich Minou Kaffeine Lucy Lucy Shida Vexta Iandtheothers Mr Wendal S-701... [Read more]

Melbourne Monthly Madness – June 2013

blog.vandalog.com July 31, 2013
Melbourne Monthly Madness – June 2013

June was another busy month in Melbourne. My round up for the month includes trains, walls, shows, a rad new publication and some other bits and pieces of... [Read more]

Ian Strange [KID ZOOM] – Suburban – National Gallery of...

blog.vandalog.com July  9, 2013
Ian Strange [KID ZOOM] – Suburban – National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) – Melbourne

Ian Strange [aka KID ZOOM] has been releasing snippets and teasers for his upcoming show Suburban for some time now. I have been following it closely on his... [Read more]

RONE x Wonderlust New Mural In Melbourne, Australia

streetartnews.net July  9, 2013
RONE x Wonderlust New Mural In Melbourne, Australia

While we last heard from him last month in Brisbane, Australia (covered), RONE is back at home where he recently completed this new collaboration with... [Read more]

Two One – Define Nothing – Backwoods Gallery – Collingwood

blog.vandalog.com July  8, 2013
Two One – Define Nothing – Backwoods Gallery – Collingwood

Two One is one of my favourite artists in Melbourne. I’ve enjoyed finding his work on the streets for many years, starting with his infamous elephant... [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]

Tough graffiti law draws blank - Sydney Morning Herald

smh.com.au August 17, 2013

Sydney Morning Herald Tough graffiti law draws blankSydney Morning HeraldCiting the mistake made by Melbourne Council in destroying valuable street... [Read more]

White Night Melbourne To Return For 2014 - Tone Deaf

tonedeaf.com.au July 29, 2013

White Night Melbourne To Return For 2014Tone DeafThe all-night event will take place a day earlier next year, running from 7pm Saturday 22nd February through... [Read more]

An insider's guide to Melbourne - The Australian

theaustralian.com.au July 26, 2013

An insider's guide to MelbourneThe AustralianThese walking tours, taking in street art, shops, galleries, cafes and more, provide a first-hand experience of... [Read more]

Exploring Melbourne in 48 hours - Rappler

rappler.com July 25, 2013

Rappler Exploring Melbourne in 48 hoursRapplerLeft out were the city's numerous watering holes, deviant yet elegant street art and a giant gorilla... [Read more]

Ian Strange: SUBURBAN

blog.ulamongedesigns.com July 18, 2013

Ian Strange: SUBURBAN from Ian Strange [KID ZOOM] on Vimeo. Delivering his largest and most ambitious project to date, Australian born, New York based... [Read more]

Talking art in voice of the hare-brained - Brisbane Times

brisbanetimes.com.au July 13, 2013

Brisbane Times Talking art in voice of the hare-brainedBrisbane TimesIn this way the Melbourne street art scene turned him from a hobbyist into a... [Read more]

Talking art in voice of the hare-brained - WA today

watoday.com.au July 13, 2013

WA today Talking art in voice of the hare-brainedWA todayIn this way the Melbourne street art scene turned him from a hobbyist into a real artist.... [Read more]

Pay TV: Tuesday, July 9 - Brisbane Times

brisbanetimes.com.au July  8, 2013

Pay TV: Tuesday, July 9Brisbane TimesTheir parody of the autobiographical film produced by graffiti artist Banksy may verge on the sacrilegious for viewers... [Read more]