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Showing: Kid Zoom “Landed” @ Adelaide Biennial of...

arrestedmotion.com March 11, 2014
Showing: Kid Zoom “Landed” @ Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art

Ian Strage aka Kid Zoom recently introduced his latest installation, Landed, for the 2014 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art. With its focus on... [Read more]

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]

Fintan Magee "The Hikers" New Mural - Sydney, Australia

streetartnews.net February 19, 2014
Fintan Magee "The Hikers" New Mural - Sydney, Australia

Fintan Magee is currently in Sydney, Australia where he just wrapped up this new mural entitled "The Hikers".Moving away from traditional graffiti in the... [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]

Project: Give Crohns A Slap From Me!! The longest...

wallsandpictures.blogspot.co.uk February 16, 2014
Project: Give Crohns A Slap From Me!! The longest reach....Funskull with a monochrome slap fest, and Henry 'Get_One' Boon

Wind swept, weather beaten but not stopping! The week has been very good, Thursday night was a nice change, getting out to check in with the +Very Nearly... [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]

Meggs New Mural For Branded Arts - Venice Beach, California

streetartnews.net February  8, 2014
Meggs New Mural For Branded Arts - Venice Beach, California

Before flying to Honlulu for POW! WOW! Hawaii, Meggs was in California where he hooked up with Branded Arts to work on this new piece.Initially recognised... [Read more]

Fintan Magee "Home Ownership" New Mural - Cronulla, Sydney

streetartnews.net February  7, 2014
Fintan Magee "Home Ownership" New Mural - Cronulla, Sydney

While we last heard from him in Brisbane (covered), Fintan Magee is now in Cronulla, a beachside suburb, in southern Sydney where he just finished working on... [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]

Fintan Magee "High Tide" New Mural - Brisbane, Australia

streetartnews.net January 27, 2014
Fintan Magee "High Tide" New Mural - Brisbane, Australia

Freshly back from an extensive trip in Buenos Aires (covered), Fintan Magee is already up and working in Brisbane, Australia where he just finished this new... [Read more]

Project: Give Crohns A Slap From Me!! Late night...

wallsandpictures.blogspot.co.uk January 26, 2014
Project: Give Crohns A Slap From Me!! Late night update....Or is it morning??

A week has elapsed since the last post, so time to get upto date with what's going on with the project, and what to look forward to in the near future.Well... [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]

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]

Find a great Solar Energy Deals in Australia

streetdreams.com.au January  2, 2014
Find a great Solar Energy Deals in Australia

Being the largest city of Australia, Sydney in New South Wales is an ideal destination for a have a really good solar photovoltaic (PV) system installed.... [Read more]

Over 125 New Uploads to the Stencil Archive

stencilarchive.org April  7, 2014

Stencil Archive News What do April Showers bring? Less drought and more stencils…..Thanks to everybody who submitted work for this upload.Musika... [Read more]

MTV Australia Gets 'Brainwashed' - Viacom Corporate (blog)

blog.viacom.com February 20, 2014

Viacom Corporate (blog) MTV Australia Gets 'Brainwashed'Viacom Corporate (blog)... MTV Australia's MTV Gets Brainwashed event and artwork now featured in... [Read more]

Editing the Ole' Stencil Archive

stencilarchive.org February 15, 2014

Stencil Archive News From time to time, I wander around the Stencil Archive photo files and make attempts to delete duplicate photos, rename files with... [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]

Vandals target Australia with graffiti on walls of East...

puregraffiti.com February 13, 2014

Sydney Morning HeraldAnti-Australian graffiti is increasingly common on Dili’s streets as the dispute over the Timor gap oil and gas treaty and spying... [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]

Jim’s wonderful kingdom

streetdreams.com.au February  4, 2014

Jim Penman is always to lawnmowing what Willy Wonka is to candy – modern, entrepreneurial and affluent to the back of it. Like Roald Dahl’s fictitious... [Read more]

Street Art to High Art - artsHub Australia (subscription)

artshub.com.au February  4, 2014

Street Art to High ArtartsHub Australia (subscription)It's hardly new news that street art is making its way into the commercial sector; even last year well... [Read more]

Wicked Campers graffiti offends – The Press

puregraffiti.com February  4, 2014

The PressThe company was founded by mechanic John Webb in Brisbane and has been the subject of multiple complaints in Australia and New Zealand over its... [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]

Street Art to High Art - artsHub Australia (subscription)

visual.artshub.com.au February  3, 2014

Street Art to High ArtartsHub Australia (subscription)It's hardly new news that street art is making its way into the commercial sector; even last year well... [Read more]

The visual arts shine at Perth Festival - artsHub...

visual.artshub.com.au February  3, 2014

The visual arts shine at Perth FestivalartsHub Australia (subscription)Artbank adds heritage location to its assets. Artbank's move set to re-inject energy... [Read more]

If A Graffiti Printer Writes With Sand Is It Still Really...

puregraffiti.com February  2, 2014

If A Graffiti Printer Writes With Sand Is It Still Really Vandalism?Gizmodo AustraliaGijs van Bon’s Skryf machine is far from the world’s... [Read more]

This Spindly Font Was Inspired By Crisscrossing Tram...

gizmodo.com.au January 31, 2014

This Spindly Font Was Inspired By Crisscrossing Tram WiresGizmodo AustraliaThis Spindly Font Was Inspired By Crisscrossing Tram Wires. jordan kushins Today... [Read more]

Mr. Brainwash to film exclusive mini series with MTV...

mtv.com.au January 31, 2014

Mr. Brainwash to film exclusive mini series with MTV AustraliaMTV News AustraliaConsidered one of the most prolific and talked about artists of today, Mr.... [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]

Artbank adds heritage location to its assets - artsHub...

visual.artshub.com.au January 30, 2014

Artbank adds heritage location to its assetsartsHub Australia (subscription)artsHub spoke with Director Tony Stephens with the announcement of it new home,... [Read more]

New building, new gallery – new look Artbank - artsHub...

visual.artshub.com.au January 30, 2014

New building, new gallery – new look ArtbankartsHub Australia (subscription)artsHub spoke with Director Tony Stephens with the announcement of it new home,... [Read more]

"Peace," 154 McAllister St. - SF Weekly

sfweekly.com January 29, 2014

"Peace," 154 McAllister St.SF WeeklyReka, who made his name covering his native Australia with street art, created Peace during an exhibit of his work at... [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]

About 100 new uploads to Stencil Archive

stencilarchive.org January 21, 2014

Stencil Archive News Photo distractions for a lazy Monday ::::: 19,300 photos in the Stencil Archive and counting! Thanks for the submissions and... [Read more]

TALKING THROUGH YOUR ARTS – THANKS GIVING DAY, JANUARY 26...

altmedia.net.au January 19, 2014

Sydney City News TALKING THROUGH YOUR ARTS – THANKS GIVING DAY, JANUARY 26Sydney City NewsFortunately, visitors will be able to mount a photo-booth... [Read more]

Art Month 2014 focuses on creative intersections -...

visual.artshub.com.au January 19, 2014

Art Month 2014 focuses on creative intersectionsartsHub Australia (subscription)... the airlock and be transformed by the latest installation by UK masters... [Read more]

One Day International: Australia v England at the Gabba...

abc.net.au January 18, 2014

One Day International: Australia v England at the Gabba as it happenedABC Online (blog)Philip Williams looks at the exclusive club awaiting Tony Abbott at... [Read more]

Coldplay singer buys Banksy's Brooklyn Heart - artsHub...

artshub.com.au January 15, 2014

Coldplay singer buys Banksy's Brooklyn HeartartsHub Australia (subscription)Detail of version of Banksy's balloon bought by Chris Martin. At a Hollywood... [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]