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UK Blog Awards 2016 #UKBA16 Finalist Hookedblog

hookedblog.co.uk April 28, 2016
UK Blog Awards 2016 #UKBA16 Finalist Hookedblog

Those of your following Hookedblog on twitter may have seen us tweeting about reaching the final stages of the UK Blog Awards 2016. There were 2,000 blogs... [Read more]

Marrakech and the MB6 Street Art Project

hookedblog.co.uk April 27, 2016
Marrakech and the MB6 Street Art Project

Art and travel are among two of our favourite things so when an email came through inviting us to the Marrakech Biennale we were pretty excited especially as... [Read more]

ALL GOOD IN THE WOOD mural by London artist Ronzo in Wood...

hookedblog.co.uk April 27, 2016
ALL GOOD IN THE WOOD mural by London artist Ronzo in Wood Street, E17

East London — Woodstreet Walls have been giving their neighbourhood a fresh lick of paint throughout their month long Paint Your London event (Previously on... [Read more]

Upfest partners with Mr Men Little Miss to create Mr Graff

hookedblog.co.uk April 26, 2016
Upfest partners with Mr Men Little Miss to create Mr Graff

Everyone favourite childhood story book characters Mr Men s 45th anniversary celebrations, the Mr Graff character has been designed by Bristol based graffiti... [Read more]

French female street artist Annabelle Tattu hits the...

hookedblog.co.uk April 26, 2016
French female street artist Annabelle Tattu hits the streets of London

French female street artist Annabelle Tattu re-visited London last month leaving a series of new works across East London. We have previously seen some of... [Read more]

More up than you know

soloone.blogspot.fr April 25, 2016
More up than you know

Random reaches in a random world. New York to London. [Read more]

Miniature sculptures on the streets of Ostend by artist...

hookedblog.co.uk April 24, 2016
Miniature sculptures on the streets of Ostend by artist Isaac Cordal for the Crystal Ship Festival

Brussels based Spanish artist and one time London resident Isaac Cordal was one of over 20 international and local artists invited to Ostend, Belgium to take... [Read more]

Placement makes perfect

blog.vandalog.com April 21, 2016
Placement makes perfect

Os Gemeos in Milan. Photo by Os Gemeos. It’s no secret that good placement can make or break a piece or street art or a mural. That can mean picking the... [Read more]

Irish artist MASER transforms The Standard Pub in E17 for...

hookedblog.co.uk April 14, 2016
Irish artist MASER transforms The Standard Pub in E17 for WoodStreet Walls

Following the opening of his debut UK solo show 'Orbiting on the Periphery' at Lazarides Gallery currently on show until the 5th May, Irish artist Maser... [Read more]

Paul Insect – “It’s Only A Dream” @ Allouche Gallery...

hookedblog.co.uk April 13, 2016
Paul Insect – “It’s Only A Dream” @ Allouche Gallery (London Popup)

Hookedblog have been away the last week in Oostende, Belgium and missed the private view but made a point today on our return to get over to Old Street,... [Read more]

The Rainbow Road

woostercollective.com April 11, 2016
The Rainbow Road

“Some colours for all the travellers: for joy and hope, for love and unity. More than a thousand tiles, all different but all the same“. Mademoiselle... [Read more]

Stinkfish x Villainaart Yarn Bombing / Pasteup London...

hookedblog.co.uk April  8, 2016
Stinkfish x Villainaart Yarn Bombing / Pasteup London Collaboration

For those of you following Hookedblog on some of our social channels be it Instagram / Facebook or Twitter you will have seen us sharing various images... [Read more]

Giveaway - Acelondon Peaceduck T-shirt

hookedblog.co.uk April  8, 2016
Giveaway - Acelondon Peaceduck T-shirt

Hookedblog are currently in Oostende, Belgium for the first edition of the Crystal Ship festival which opened last week. As with most coastal cities the... [Read more]

Argentinean Artist Elian's Exercise Of Anamorphosis #2...

hookedblog.co.uk April  7, 2016
Argentinean Artist Elian's Exercise Of Anamorphosis #2 for The Crystal Ship Festival

Hookedblog are currently in the beautiful coastal Belgium city of Ostend for the first edition of The Crystal Ship Festival, a contemporary street art... [Read more]

Sharing the pothole love around the UK…

thepotholegardener.com April  3, 2016
Sharing the pothole love around the UK…

Spring has finally arrived… I’m gardening my way around the country this spring – from Manchester to Birmingham to Cardiff to Brighton. First stop,... [Read more]

French Street Artist Invader installs new 8-Bit Mosaic,...

hookedblog.co.uk March 31, 2016
French Street Artist Invader installs new 8-Bit Mosaic, kicking off the ninth invasion of London,UK

London — There was excitement yesterday among the London street art community as news and images began appearing online hinting at a visit from the elusive... [Read more]

Dale Grimshaw Mural on Hanbury Street, London

hookedblog.co.uk March 30, 2016
Dale Grimshaw Mural on Hanbury Street, London

Hookedblog recently caught up with London artist Dale Grimshaw (Previously on Hookedblog) as the artist began working on a new large scale mural on Hanbury... [Read more]

Remi Rough Walthamstow Mural for PAINT YOUR LONDON Street...

hookedblog.co.uk March 27, 2016
Remi Rough Walthamstow Mural for PAINT YOUR LONDON Street Art Festival

Hookedblog have been back and forth to Walthamstow, London the last few days checking in on the the progress of the first Paint Your London event which was... [Read more]

PAINT YOUR LONDON — Street Art Festival launches in...

hookedblog.co.uk March 24, 2016
PAINT YOUR LONDON — Street Art Festival launches  in Waltham Forest

Hookedblog have been back and forth to Walthamstow, London the last few days checking in on the the progress of the first Paint Your London event launched... [Read more]

Louis Masai paints a Red-shanked Douc in Walthamstow,...

hookedblog.co.uk March 23, 2016
Louis Masai paints a Red-shanked Douc in Walthamstow, London for The Body Shop

Hookedblog has been spending some time further east in Walthamstow over the past weekend (19-20 March), catching up with our friends at Wood Street Walls... [Read more]

Balance - Grafuturism exhibition by Bartek Swiatecki AKA...

hookedblog.co.uk March 23, 2016
Balance -  Grafuturism exhibition by Bartek Swiatecki AKA Pener at The Book Club, London

Hookedblog last caught up with Polish artist Bartek Swiatecki AKA Pener's back in 2013 when we were invited up to a secret Cambridge countryside location, to... [Read more]

Street Artist Phlegm's M.C.Escher inspired mural for...

hookedblog.co.uk March 21, 2016
Street Artist Phlegm's M.C.Escher inspired mural for Dulwich Outdoor Gallery

Back in October we jumped on the overland train and headed south to catch up with street artist Phlegm (Previously on Hookedblog) as he began working on a... [Read more]

Street Artist Toaster's Typographic Tottenham Mural

hookedblog.co.uk March 19, 2016
Street Artist Toaster's Typographic Tottenham Mural

This week we ventured further east on a quick visit to South Tottenham to catch the lastest mural from UK street art collective the Toasters (Previously on... [Read more]

Hijacked Billboards with Fake Movie Poster by Street...

hookedblog.co.uk March 17, 2016
Hijacked Billboards with Fake Movie Poster by Street Artist Mobstr

East London based street artist Mobstr has stepped us his output of street works of late, we have seen a number of of hijacked billboard takeovers from the... [Read more]

No, I’m Banksy (The Bandwaggon Post)

graffoto1.blogspot.com March 17, 2016
No, I’m Banksy (The Bandwaggon Post)

Photos: Dave Stuart aka NoLionsInEngland (except where pretty obvious)Yesterday morning I read a rather unexciting blog post by my friend RJ on Vandalog... [Read more]

'Triple Goddess' London Mural by Kid Acne for Jealous...

hookedblog.co.uk March 14, 2016
'Triple Goddess' London Mural by Kid Acne for Jealous Gallery's Rooftop Mural Project

Sheffield based street artist Kid Acne (Previously on Hookedblog) was down in London last week on a flying visit to the city. While he was in town Kid Acne... [Read more]

French street artist Ador paints a new mural on Pedley...

hookedblog.co.uk March  6, 2016
French street artist Ador paints a new mural on Pedley Street, London

The ever changing wall of Kinkao located on Pedley Street just off Brick Lane got a fresh new lick of paint last week while we were out of town in Marrakech.... [Read more]

Caratoes Street Art Mural in Haggerston, London.

hookedblog.co.uk March  3, 2016
Caratoes Street Art Mural in Haggerston, London.

Hong Kong based illustrator and street artist Caratoes has been in London the last few weeks on an extended visit to the city. We were first introduced to... [Read more]

Filippo Minelli's London Smoke Performance for Venturing...

hookedblog.co.uk March  2, 2016
Filippo Minelli's London Smoke Performance for Venturing Beyond at Somerset House

Hookedblog were invited down to Somerset House in London earlier today for a smoke performance in the Edmond J Safra Fountain Court ahead of the opening of a... [Read more]

Marrakech Report

dotmaster.co.uk March  2, 2016
Marrakech Report

Marrakech was a blast. a real change of cultures, a lesson in patience and a change of pace. It started weirdly with Louis Theroux and his family on our easy... [Read more]

KAI AND SUNNY – “WHIRLWIND OF TIME” OPENS IN LONDON AT...

obeygiant.com February 29, 2016
KAI AND SUNNY – “WHIRLWIND OF TIME” OPENS IN LONDON AT STOLEN SPACE GALLERY 3/3

Kai and Sunny are an artist duo based in London that I’m a big fan of, in fact our gallery Subliminal Projects had a successful show with them a few years... [Read more]

ELLE Street Art Murals in East London

hookedblog.co.uk February 28, 2016
ELLE Street Art Murals in East London

American street artist Elle based out of Brooklyn was in London recently on a quick visit before heading off to Cuba. She was one of a number of artists... [Read more]

Venturing Beyond Opens in London at Somerset House, March 3

obeygiant.com February 25, 2016
Venturing Beyond Opens in London at Somerset House, March 3

  ATTENTION LONDON: Shepard will be showing at “Venturing Beyond” presented by A(by)P, opening March 3 at Somerset House!  Get the details on the group... [Read more]

Animated Street Art Cat by London artist DrCream

hookedblog.co.uk February 23, 2016
Animated Street Art Cat by London artist DrCream

A regular on the streets, artist and animator Dr Cream's wheat pasted posters and miniature resin 3D street art pieces will be familiar to fans of the art... [Read more]

Preview: “Between The Lines” @ The Mine Dubai

streetartnews.net May  1, 2016

Later this month, an exciting group exhibition entitled “Between The Lines” will be opening in Dubai, United Arab Emirates at The Mine Gallery. Curated by... [Read more]

“I AM YOU | YOU ARE ME” by Ricky Lee Gordon in Chicago

streetartnews.net April 27, 2016

Ricky Lee Gordon just sent us some images from his latest mural entitled “I AM YOU | YOU ARE ME” which was just finished on the streets of Chicago. Painted... [Read more]

Pure Evil Interview & Opening at The Quin Hotel NYC

streetartnews.net April 21, 2016

Charley Edwards AKA “Pure Evil” is back in NYC with a solo show as part of the artists’s in residence series at The Quin Hotel.  Curated by DK Johnson the... [Read more]

Coverage: Paul Insect – It’s Only A Dream @ Allouche...

streetartnews.net April 14, 2016

We are excited to see the return of British street and contemporary artist Paul Insect to London  for  an exhibition of new works ‘It’s Only a Dream‘. We... [Read more]

Myneandyours in Sharjah, UAE

streetartnews.net April  5, 2016

Myneandyours recently spent some time in Sharjah, UAE where he worked his way through this large piece featuring some of his signature fluffy clouds. The... [Read more]

Invader unveils new pieces in London

streetartnews.net April  4, 2016

Invader is back to the British capital after his last visit in 2013.  Invader has left 12 new pieces across the streets of London, creating a frenzy amongst... [Read more]

“Trump Muted” by Pøbel on Hollywood Boulevard

streetartnews.net April  3, 2016

Donald Trump’s Hollywood Walk of Fame star was just enhanced with a muted sign painted by Norwegian artist Pøbel. As you can see in the video above, the... [Read more]

Studio Visit: Paul Insect – “It’s Only a Dream” @...

streetartnews.net March 29, 2016

Paul Insect graciously allowed us a quick peek into his studio to show off what he has in store for his pop-up London solo show “It’s Only A Dream” with... [Read more]

“…I Feel So… Incomplete” by D*Face in Amsterdam

streetartnews.net March 28, 2016

D*Face has reached the streets of Netherlands where he just completed a brand new piece in the city of Amsterdam. Entitled “…I Feel So… Incomplete”, the... [Read more]

MP5 in Rome, Italy

streetartnews.net March 26, 2016

After the successful opening of her exhibition in Italy, our friend MP5 spent a few extra days in Rome to work on a new mural. Born in Naples but now... [Read more]

Meeting of Styles London UK 2015

vimeo.com March 22, 2016

Meeting of Styles Roundup Montage Cast: End of the line [Read more]

“Mālama” by Hula in North America

streetartnews.net March 16, 2016

While we last heard from him in Honolulu, Hawaii, Sean Yoro aka The Hula just sent us some fresh images from his latest piece which was just completed at an... [Read more]

Marrakech Biennale: Street Art Project

streetartnews.net March  6, 2016

For the first time since its inauguration, the Marrakech Biennale includes urban art as part of its integral programme. Eleven leading international and... [Read more]

Ador in Brick Lane, London

streetartnews.net March  3, 2016

Ador is back in good old London where he just finished working on this funny new piece which is located on Brick Lane in the East End. Hailing from Nantes... [Read more]

C215 paints a new piece in Paris for Proj256

streetartnews.net February 25, 2016

After first initial pieces created by Herakut in Paris and Bom-K in London back in October, Project 256 is active again with a fresh new pieces by our friend... [Read more]

StreetFest May 2010

vimeo.com June 10, 2010

Cameras: Pete Modrzejewski and Chris Read. Edit: Pete Modrzejewski Music: Oh U Want More by Ty more info: streetfest.net Filmed on Canon 5D Mark2 and... [Read more]