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Previews: Tom Sachs – “American Handmade Paintings” @...

arrestedmotion.com March 29, 2014
Previews: Tom Sachs – “American Handmade Paintings” @ Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac (Marais)

Opening as we speak, the Marais location of Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac is hosting the reception for Tom Sachs' new show. The title of the new works, American... [Read more]

Openings: Augustine Kofie & Moneyless – “Assioma” @...

arrestedmotion.com March 22, 2014
Openings: Augustine Kofie & Moneyless – “Assioma” @ Avantgarden Gallery

Augustine Kofie (featured) and Teo Pirisi aka Moneyless met for the first time in San Francisco back in 2010, and ever since they've been both friends and... [Read more]

Jose Parla – “Signature Roots” @ Portland Art Museum

arrestedmotion.com March 20, 2014
Jose Parla – “Signature Roots” @ Portland Art Museum

José Parlá, who recently finished a mural at the James B. Hunt Library at North Carolina State University, continues his work with institutes of higher... [Read more]

Hawaii 5-0

insaland.com March 18, 2014
Hawaii 5-0

Unfinished extra curricular fluro action on the beach of the north shore. Rolled on by Hawaii 5-0…… [Read more]

Contests / Releases: Tim Doyle – “Springfield” Prints

arrestedmotion.com March 17, 2014
Contests / Releases: Tim Doyle – “Springfield” Prints

For fans of Tim Doyle out there, you may have enjoyed our article about his recently closed show at Spoke Art in San Francisco. UnReal Estate III featured... [Read more]

Overtime: March 10 – March 16

arrestedmotion.com March 16, 2014
Overtime: March 10 – March 16

More stories from the week that ended March 16 (click on bolded words for more information): Jesse Krimes creates 39-Panel mural made from bedsheets, hair... [Read more]

Overtime: March 3 – March 9

arrestedmotion.com March  9, 2014
Overtime: March 3 – March 9

More stories from the week that ended March 9 (click on bolded words for more information): Parker Ito's show where he gave all of the pieces he created... [Read more]

Previews: Shepard Fairey @ Halsey Institute of...

arrestedmotion.com March  3, 2014
Previews: Shepard Fairey @ Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art

As previously mentioned, Shepard Fairey (featured) is currently in his studio preparing for his upcoming exhibition The Insistent Image: Recurrent Motifs in... [Read more]

Previews: Daniel Arsham – “Kick the Tires and Light the...

arrestedmotion.com March  3, 2014
Previews: Daniel Arsham – “Kick the Tires and Light the Fires” @ OHWOW Gallery

On April 5th, the OHWOW Gallery in Los Angeles will be hosting new works from Daniel Arsham entitled Kick the Tires and Light the Fires. The American artist... [Read more]

Streets: Os Gemeos (San Francisco)

arrestedmotion.com February 23, 2014
Streets: Os Gemeos (San Francisco)

Thanks to The Lugagge Store Gallery in San Francisco, the other day we finally got a chance to check out up close and snap some exclusive shots of the Os... [Read more]

Pow! Wow! Hawaii! and PangeaSeed — 200 ft. Mural in...

whitewallssf.com February 21, 2014
Pow! Wow! Hawaii! and PangeaSeed — 200 ft. Mural in Honolulu (Warholian)

Pow! Wow! Hawaii! is an international arts festival held in Honolulu, Hawaii which many of our favorite artists participate in. This is the fifth year for... [Read more]

Tristan Eaton New Mural For POW! WOW! 2014 - Honolulu,...

streetartnews.net February 21, 2014
Tristan Eaton New Mural For POW! WOW! 2014 - Honolulu, Hawaii

Tristan Eaton was also part of the line-up of POW! WOW! Hawaii 2014 where he spent a few days in Honolulu working on this massive new piece.The American... [Read more]

Cyrcle New Mural For POW! WOW! 2014 - Honolulu, Hawaii

streetartnews.net February 20, 2014
Cyrcle New Mural For POW! WOW! 2014 - Honolulu, Hawaii

While we last heard from them in Miami (covered), Cyrcle are now in Honolulu where they just wrapped up this sweet new piece.In town for the always excellent... [Read more]

The Philosophies Propelling The World’s Most Famous...

banksyt-shirts.com February 20, 2014
The Philosophies Propelling The World’s Most Famous Street Artist

Ever heard of Carol Diehl? Well, we have. *ahem* Diehl is an American artist, art critic and poet, born in Philadelphia, or ‘Philly’, as most... [Read more]

KICK THE TRUTH

12ozprophet.com February 19, 2014
KICK THE TRUTH

LIVE FROM COPENHAGEN NORTH WEST YOUNG STRINGERS ARE ON THE MOVE. I’d like to introduce an educational project that I have developed for inner city youths in... [Read more]

Vietnamese Street Art Tour by Liar Ben & Sautel Cago

woostercollective.com February 19, 2014
Vietnamese Street Art Tour by Liar Ben & Sautel Cago

In the summer of 2013, Vietnamese street artist Liar Ben and French street artist Sautel Cago embarked on the biggest street art tour throughout the whole... [Read more]

Showing: George Condo – “Ink Drawings” @ Skarstedt...

arrestedmotion.com February 19, 2014
Showing: George Condo – “Ink Drawings” @ Skarstedt Gallery (London)

Currently showing through April 5th at the Skarstedt Gallery is a new solo featuring Ink Drawings from George Condo. The new works on paper by the American... [Read more]

Andrew Schoultz New Mural For POW! WOW! 2014 - Honolulu,...

streetartnews.net February 19, 2014
Andrew Schoultz New Mural For POW! WOW! 2014 - Honolulu, Hawaii

The side of the building in the Kaka'Ako District of Honolulu just got hooked up with this impressive mural by Andrew Schoultz. Over the last week the... [Read more]

Lek & Sowat and Friends “S̶t̶r̶e̶e̶t̶ Art” Hip Opsession

graffuturism.com February 18, 2014
Lek & Sowat and Friends “S̶t̶r̶e̶e̶t̶ Art” Hip Opsession

Lek and Sowat collaborated once again for “S̶t̶r̶e̶e̶t̶ ART” as part of Hip Opsession. Lek and Sowat collaborated with a group of artists such as Outsider,... [Read more]

POW! WOW! ’14 / Streets: Inti

arrestedmotion.com February 18, 2014
POW! WOW! ’14 / Streets: Inti

After long days of working under hot Hawaiian sun, another participating artist the of POW! WOW! Hawaii festival, Inti, recently finished his mural. Known... [Read more]

Tim Hussey: True Story

obeygiant.com February 18, 2014
Tim Hussey: True Story

My friend since middle school, Tim Hussey will be doing a show on March 8 of his new paintings at Launch LA.  Tim and I skateboarded together and compared... [Read more]

Tyler Stout 'The North Woods' Print Available NOW

postersandprintsblog.com February 18, 2014
Tyler Stout 'The North Woods' Print Available NOW

  Artist: Tyler StoutTitle: The North WoodsMedium: 3 Colour Screen PrintSize: 18 x 24 InchesEdition: 210Price: $30 each Check it out HERE [Read more]

POW! WOW! ’14 / Streets: Augustine Kofie x Defer

arrestedmotion.com February 17, 2014
POW! WOW! ’14 / Streets: Augustine Kofie x Defer

Augustine Kofie (featured) was one of the first artists to finish his mural for POW! WOW! Hawaii this year. With his artistic background having a strong... [Read more]

POW! WOW! ’14 / Streets: James Jean

arrestedmotion.com February 16, 2014
POW! WOW! ’14 / Streets: James Jean

James Jean was one of the secret surprises of this year's POW! WOW! Hawaii festival in Honolulu. The American artist was invited to the event as a guest... [Read more]

White Walls Exclusive: Interview with Jet Martinez

whitewallssf.com February 15, 2014
White Walls Exclusive: Interview with Jet Martinez

(Jet Martinez painting a wall inside the gallery. Photo credit: Derek Marcario) Jet Martinez’s latest solo show City of Eternal Springtime opened last week... [Read more]

Showing: “This Is Not A Toy” @ Design Exchange

arrestedmotion.com February 15, 2014
Showing: “This Is Not A Toy” @ Design Exchange

Currently showing at the Design Exchange in Toronto is a show curated by Pharrell Williams entitled This Is Not A Toy. An avid collector himself, the... [Read more]

The Addison Museum of American Art acquires painting!!

12ozprophet.com February 15, 2014
The Addison Museum of American Art acquires painting!!

Recently the Addison Museum of American Art acquired my painting , “Life in the fast lane”. Really excited about this! Here is a cool article written about... [Read more]

Michael Mararian - New print

5piecesgallery.blogspot.co.uk February 14, 2014
Michael Mararian - New print

New affordable art print by American painter Michael Mararian available: http://bit.ly/18Dnn5E Michael Mararian (1965, Andover/USA) often focuses on children... [Read more]

Ron English New Mural For POW! WOW! Hawaii 2014 -...

streetartnews.net February 14, 2014
Ron English New Mural For POW! WOW! Hawaii 2014 - Kaka'Ako, Honolulu

Ron English is also in Hawaii for POW! WOW! 2014 where he spent the last few days working on this massive new piece.The American legend quickly worked his... [Read more]

James Jean New Mural For POW! WOW! Hawaii 2014 - Honolulu

streetartnews.net February 14, 2014
James Jean New Mural For POW! WOW! Hawaii 2014 - Honolulu

After 4 days of work, James Jean just completed this beautiful new piece for the POW! WOW! Hawaii 2014 Festival in Honolulu.James Jean is a Taiwanese... [Read more]

Pow! Wow! ’14 / Streets: Know Hope

arrestedmotion.com February 14, 2014
Pow! Wow! ’14 / Streets: Know Hope

American-born and Tel Aviv-based artist, Know Hope, is one of the artists taking part in this year's Pow! Wow! Hawaii event in Honolulu. Although he... [Read more]

Nychos x Buff Monster Work In Progress For POW! WOW!...

streetartnews.net February 12, 2014
Nychos x Buff Monster Work In Progress For POW! WOW! Hawaii 2014 - Honolulu

Vienna-based Nychos is back in Hawaii for POW! WOW! 2014 and this time he teamed up with the legendary Buff Monster to work on this new mural.The newly... [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]

Walls with Wounds by Dale vN Marshall

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk February 10, 2014
Walls with Wounds by Dale vN Marshall

Artists’ workspaces have inspired their inhabitants for centuries, but for rising star of the fine art world Dale vN Marshall, whose landmark solo exhibition... [Read more]

Overtime: Feb 3 – Feb 9

arrestedmotion.com February  9, 2014
Overtime: Feb 3 – Feb 9

More stories from the week that ended Feb 9 (click on bolded words for more information): Trafalgar Square's fourth plinth to show Hans Haacke piece in... [Read more]

In the streets of Paris with Lilyluciole

blog.vandalog.com February  8, 2014
In the streets of Paris with Lilyluciole

Kub The first time I returned to Paris after a few years of exile in Montreal, I was very excited by the idea of all the art I’d be able to find on the... [Read more]

Release: Originals by Joe Grillo, Judith Supine & John...

blog.papermonster.net March 11, 2014

To be released Thursday March 13th, 2014 around 12noon EST. We are excited to welcome artist Joe Grillo to the site! Joe has pulled out a handful of mixed... [Read more]

Honeybees Cover Porcelain Sculptures in Honeycombs

mymodernmet.com February 20, 2014

Canadian artist Aganetha Dyck has a grand appreciation for both art and bees. Driven by her innate fondness, she manages to combine the two in an... [Read more]

Church Graffiti Suspect Caught On Surveillance Video –...

puregraffiti.com February 20, 2014

NBC ChicagoNearly a dozen places of worship in the north suburbs have been defaced with graffiti or damaged since last Friday, and police are releasing... [Read more]

Cheese Please Me - North Bay Bohemian

bohemian.com February 19, 2014

North Bay Bohemian Cheese Please MeNorth Bay BohemianSheana Davis, who knew Banksy's friends, didn't think much of the hooded young man spray-painting a... [Read more]

Conservatives Seize the Sub Par Counter-Culture -...

americanthinker.com February 19, 2014

American Thinker Conservatives Seize the Sub Par Counter-CultureAmerican ThinkerIn the United States, political poster artists such as Shepherd Fairey,... [Read more]

Answer racist graffiti with more art – Kansas.com (blog)

puregraffiti.com February 16, 2014

Answer racist graffiti with more artKansas.com (blog)Now, the community should respond to the sickening graffiti by helping Armando Minjarez and the others... [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]

Arab American Museum Shows Arab Spring Protest Art -...

voanews.com February 11, 2014

Arab American Museum Shows Arab Spring Protest ArtVoice of AmericaDEARBORN, MICH. — In many countries throughout the Middle East and North Africa, walls and... [Read more]

TV comedian behind 'Dumb Starbucks' in Los Angeles -...

dailyamerican.com February 11, 2014

TV comedian behind 'Dumb Starbucks' in Los AngelesDaily American OnlineCanadian comedian Nathan Fielder of the Comedy Central show "Nathan For You" comes... [Read more]

3 New Hotel Openings: Chicago's Kinzie, Miami's Cambria...

news.travel.aol.com February 10, 2014

3 New Hotel Openings: Chicago's Kinzie, Miami's Cambria Suites and Ritz ...AOL Travel NewsLocated near The Loop in River North, the boutique's "interior... [Read more]

Chile cool: art, music and graffiti in laid-back...

theguardian.com February  7, 2014

The Guardian Chile cool: art, music and graffiti in laid-back ValparaísoThe GuardianOne of the best ways to appreciate all this public art is to take a... [Read more]

Martin Tideswell: Gordon Banks statue must stay put in...

stokesentinel.co.uk February  7, 2014

Stoke Sentinel Martin Tideswell: Gordon Banks statue must stay put in North StaffordshireStoke SentinelIf you sit and chat to Banksy, he is a lovely,... [Read more]

First Friday Fortuna Arts Night - North Coast Journal

northcoastjournal.com February  6, 2014

North Coast Journal First Friday Fortuna Arts NightNorth Coast JournalHOPPY'S FROYO, 1551 Main St. Jan Carter, mural; Toddy Thomas School fifth grade art... [Read more]

Rash of graffiti reported – The Wenatchee World Online

puregraffiti.com February  4, 2014

Rash of graffiti reportedThe Wenatchee World OnlineLocations are in the 200 block of North Franklin Avenue, the 200 and 300 blocks of North Emerson Avenue,... [Read more]