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East London Rebels Mural by D*Face in Shoreditch

hookedblog.co.uk February 11, 2016
East London Rebels Mural by D*Face in Shoreditch

Having traveled the globe painting murals for festivals, events and shows London gets its very own mural by London based artist D*Face. Despite living here... [Read more]

Luzinterruptus, Plastic Island, London

unurth.com February 11, 2016
Luzinterruptus, Plastic Island, London

From Luzinterruptus: Part of Lumiere London 2016, an unprecedented light festival that offered a unique vision of London during 4 nights getting the public... [Read more]

Israeli street artists Broken Fingaz Crew Shoreditch Mural

hookedblog.co.uk February 10, 2016
Israeli street artists Broken Fingaz Crew Shoreditch Mural

It's been sometime since we caught up with the Israeli collective Broken Fingaz Crew, from what we have been seeing on the streets in and around Hackney... [Read more]

“Victory Is Peace” opens in Munich 2/12!

obeygiant.com February  8, 2016
“Victory Is Peace” opens in Munich 2/12!

ATTENTION MUNICH: Shepard will be displaying work alongside NoNÅME in the upcoming exhibition “VICTORY IS PEACE” curated by Positive-Propaganda. The show... [Read more]

London Street Artist Mobstr Hijacks Billboard with Fake...

hookedblog.co.uk February  7, 2016
London Street Artist Mobstr Hijacks Billboard with Fake Movie Poster

East London based street artist Mobstr returns to the streets of London with new work that appears to be mocking the Hollywood movie industry.Know for his... [Read more]

Miniature stencil works in London by Italian street...

hookedblog.co.uk February  3, 2016
Miniature stencil works in London by Italian street artist Alice Pasquini

This week has seen the welcome return to the streets of London from Italian street artist Alice Pasquini. We last caught up with the Rome based street artist... [Read more]

Hurry up spring…

thepotholegardener.com February  2, 2016
Hurry up spring…

As we make our way through the depths of winter (although to be fair it hasn’t been too terrible in London this winter) I thought I’d post a few recent... [Read more]

Jan 29: Synergy: Jef Aerosol, Lee Jeffries (London)

stencilarchive.org January 28, 2016
Jan 29: Synergy: Jef Aerosol, Lee Jeffries (London)

In the Galleries JEF AEROSOL 25/02/2016opening / vernissage : 28/01/2016 (18h > 21h)THE FRENCH ART STUDIO GALLERY, LONDON Synergy – When photography... [Read more]

Another London “art dealer” chops up a mural

blog.vandalog.com January 27, 2016
Another London “art dealer” chops up a mural

Photo courtesy of Stik. London-based street artist Stik is internationally known for painting cute stick figures that just generally make people smile.... [Read more]

It's All Good with London based artist Goodchild

hookedblog.co.uk January 27, 2016
It's All Good with London based artist Goodchild

We have been following the work of illustrator slash graffiti artist Goodchild for some time now via the artists instagram account feed and of course via the... [Read more]

'Higher Ground' Street Artist Donk installs a huge wheat...

hookedblog.co.uk January 26, 2016
'Higher Ground' Street Artist Donk installs a huge wheat paste in Hackney Wick, London

Late last week with the London winter sun making an appearance we ventured outdoors with our camera to check out what's new on the streets. After a quick... [Read more]

THE PAINTED OCEANS KICKSTARTER NOW LIVE!

obeygiant.com January 26, 2016
THE PAINTED OCEANS KICKSTARTER NOW LIVE!

Art to me is really about the challenge. An exotic location with a major challenge that most other people from the street art and graffiti world wouldn’t... [Read more]

Banksy is Miserables over Calais Jungle

graffoto1.blogspot.fr January 25, 2016
Banksy is Miserables over Calais Jungle

Photos: Dave Stuart aka NoLionsInEngland except where statedNews involving refugees is a daily staple, police using CS gas makes disturbingly frequent... [Read more]

Banksy's London artwork highlights teargas use in Calais...

hookedblog.co.uk January 25, 2016
Banksy's London artwork highlights teargas use in Calais refugee camp

The internet was abuzz late Sunday afternoon with talk of a possible new stencil artwork from British artist Banksy. A number of various cropped images of... [Read more]

Banksy “The Miserables” in London, UK

streetartnews.net January 24, 2016
Banksy “The Miserables” in London, UK

After Dismaland and a few recent pieces in France, Banksy is finally back in London, UK where he just unveiled this brand new piece which shows Cosette from... [Read more]

Neo-Victorian Maximalism Exhibition by Fiftyseven AKA...

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk January 19, 2016
Neo-Victorian Maximalism Exhibition by Fiftyseven AKA Steve Mitchell

‘Neo-Victorian Maximalism’ is the first solo show from Fiftyseven, the pseudonym of London based illustrator, typographer and graphic designer Steve... [Read more]

Hookedblog's Best of 2015 — Street Art Videos

hookedblog.co.uk January 17, 2016
Hookedblog's Best of 2015 — Street Art Videos

The last two years have seen us here at Hookedblog compile a collection of beautifully shot street art films and time lapses videos that we have featured /... [Read more]

Dave The Chimp #NotACrime London Mural

hookedblog.co.uk January 16, 2016
Dave The Chimp #NotACrime London Mural

The ever changing Village Underground wall gets a fresh new coat of paint and it's first mural of 2016. Infamous street artist Dave the Chimp brought his... [Read more]

Synergy : Lee Jeffries & Jef Aerosol Exhibition

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk January 16, 2016
Synergy : Lee Jeffries & Jef Aerosol Exhibition

‘Synergy’ is an artistic and social encounter between street artist Jef Aérosol and photographer Lee Jeffries.Stemming from the original ‘Synergy’ exhibition... [Read more]

LOVE PEACE ANARCHY

eye-saw.net January 14, 2016
LOVE PEACE ANARCHY

Pleased to be exhibiting 3 fresh pieces of work at London Westbank Gallery tonight at their brand spanking new location opening night. #EYESAW 'LOVE'... [Read more]

Steve Keene’s Modular Synthesis Opens Saturday!

obeygiant.com January 14, 2016
Steve Keene’s Modular Synthesis Opens Saturday!

Steve Keene’s opening of MODULAR SYNTHESIS at Subliminal Projects is right around the corner. Be sure to [email protected] to ensure entry!... [Read more]

Jimmy C's David Bowie Mural

hookedblog.co.uk January 13, 2016
Jimmy C's David Bowie Mural

Our friends over at Fifth Wall TV managed to get in touch with London based Australian street artist Jimmy C, aka James Cochran. They spoke to the artist who... [Read more]

David Bowie: Sound and Vision

obeygiant.com January 11, 2016
David Bowie: Sound and Vision

“And I’m floating in a most peculiar way And the stars look very different today” I am floating in a daze of disbelief after hearing the news that David... [Read more]

Pressing Play with STATIC at Lawrence Alkin Gallery

hookedblog.co.uk January 11, 2016
Pressing Play with STATIC at Lawrence Alkin Gallery

Back in February of 2015 we managed to catch up with image makers STATIC shortly after the completion of their largest mural (covered here) to date and their... [Read more]

Pam Glew 'Wanderlust Hotel' at Woolff Gallery

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk January 10, 2016
Pam Glew 'Wanderlust Hotel' at Woolff Gallery

Pam Glew, born in 1978, is a well-established, contemporary British artist, best known for her unique bleaching technique on fabric, vintage flags, and... [Read more]

Dan Kitchener's Downtown Mural

hookedblog.co.uk January  9, 2016
Dan Kitchener's Downtown Mural

As we have previously mentioned the unusually warm winter weather has seen a whole host of activity from the cities street artists on the streets over what... [Read more]

Neonia (Universe Of)

graffoto1.blogspot.com January  9, 2016
Neonia (Universe Of)

Brixton BlocStockwell Road, London SW9 9TP 2 Jan - 8 Jan (possibly to be extended)Hello Saarf London, I see you got a new universe and jolly impressive and... [Read more]

Press Play Exhibition with Static

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk January  8, 2016
Press Play Exhibition with Static

We Like Static's latest collection of layered glass works will be unveiled next week as part of their solo show 'Press Play' at Lawrence Alkin Gallery,... [Read more]

Beers London Present Gilded Chaos

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk January  8, 2016
Beers London Present Gilded Chaos

Beers London is proud to present Gilded Chaos, the gallery’s first solo exhibition with the London-based Benjamin Murphy. Murphy will spend two weeks prior... [Read more]

A Journey to the Oldest Cave Paintings in the World

stencilarchive.org January  8, 2016
A Journey to the Oldest Cave Paintings in the World

Historical Item News Articles A Journey to the Oldest Cave Paintings in the WorldThe discovery in a remote part of Indonesia has scholars rethinking... [Read more]

#tbt from 2007 at Leonard Street Gallery and my show...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com January  7, 2016
#tbt from 2007 at Leonard Street Gallery and my show O'Wise King...

#tbt from 2007 at Leonard Street Gallery and my show O'Wise King How Long Will You Last. My wall piece was a retelling of Macbeth. I had 10 days to draw... [Read more]

Dubai-based artist MyneandYours hits the London streets

hookedblog.co.uk January  7, 2016
Dubai-based artist MyneandYours hits the London streets

We are less than a week into 2016 and already seen lots of new street art works going up right across London from Shoreditch to Camden and Tooting.... [Read more]

2015 Street Art Flashback

graffoto1.blogspot.com January  5, 2016
2015 Street Art Flashback

All photos: Dave Stuart aka NoLionsInEngland except where statedThe big challenge to a writer attempting to review a year of street art is that the chosen... [Read more]

Words on the Street with LA Street Artist WRDSMTH

hookedblog.co.uk January  4, 2016
Words on the Street with LA Street Artist WRDSMTH

Returning to London after a short break to Ireland for the Christmas holidays we stumbled across the work and words of LA based street artist WRDSMTH.The... [Read more]

Photos: PaperMonster Street Art Archives 

papermonster.wordpress.com January  4, 2016
Photos: PaperMonster Street Art Archives 

 This year I will be starting a new project through Instagram (HERE). For years when I was starting to make paintings and stencils I had no money to travel... [Read more]

ACE London Street Art

hookedblog.co.uk January  3, 2016
ACE London Street Art

London based street artist A.ce returned to the streets earlier this week with a series of new screen printed paste-ups and posters installed around... [Read more]

New Stik Mural in Hackney

hookedblog.co.uk December 31, 2015
New Stik Mural in Hackney

East London based street artist STIK has taken to the streets of East London to create a one of his signature stick men murals.The three story mural towering... [Read more]

Artist Interview & Studio Visit: Elle

streetartnews.net December 22, 2015
Artist Interview & Studio Visit: Elle

The elusive Brooklyn based street artist Elle is not so elusive anymore.  She has finally after years of anonymity is finally stepping out of the shadows and... [Read more]

Fin DAC in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand

streetartnews.net December 18, 2015
Fin DAC in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand

Fresh from Miami, our friend Fin DAC is now in New Zealand where he’s spent the last few days, with a host of other international and local artists painting... [Read more]

"Thread of Life" : New mural in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

mac-arte.blogspot.com December 17, 2015
"Thread of Life" : New mural in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

These are photos of my most recent mural painted in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, as part of the Igloo Hong Project. It is based on my photographs of a local Khmer... [Read more]

Sky High with French Artist Gregos

hookedblog.co.uk December 10, 2015
Sky High with French Artist Gregos

French street artist Gregos made a return to London this week to install some new cultural street art works. We last caught up with the Parisian based artist... [Read more]

X-Mas Special - Where it all began for Kate Moss

5piecesgallery.blogspot.com December  7, 2015
X-Mas Special - Where it all began for Kate Moss

The photographer, Kate Garner, who was already known as part of the new-wave pop project Haysi Fantayzee, spotted Kate Moss early in 1989 amongst the... [Read more]

New Dec. Photo Upload on Stencil Archive

stencilarchive.org December  6, 2015
New Dec. Photo Upload on Stencil Archive

Stencil Archive News The TARDIS gets a stencil. More surprises in store for today's Stencil Archive uploads. Music support by WRAS, WREK, and KTRU.... [Read more]

God's Green Earth - deluxe signed show catalogue set

little-people.blogspot.fr December  5, 2015
God's Green Earth - deluxe signed show catalogue set

Vauxhall, London, 2014 -------------------------------------------- The Deluxe Edition of the catalogue that accompanies my latest solo show... [Read more]

House of Vans recap!

obeygiant.com December  4, 2015
House of Vans recap!

Thank you to everyone who came out to see COVERT TO OVERT: The Photography of Obey Giant by Jon Furlong, at House of Vans London this week! The show, which... [Read more]

House of Vans recap!

obeygiant.com December  4, 2015
House of Vans recap!

Thank you to everyone who came out to see COVERT TO OVERT: The Photography of Obey Giant by Jon Furlong, at House of Vans London this week! The show, which... [Read more]

PaperMonster : Miami Art Basel 2015 Photos and Videos Part 2

papermonster.wordpress.com December  3, 2015
PaperMonster : Miami Art Basel 2015 Photos and Videos Part 2

The streets are alive with a whole cast of characters across hundreds of walls in Wynwood Miami for Art Basel.  Check out some photos and video below. Stay... [Read more]

“THIS CHANGES EVERYTHING” AT HOUSE OF VANS LONDON

obeygiant.com December  2, 2015
“THIS CHANGES EVERYTHING” AT HOUSE OF VANS LONDON

House of Vans London is screening the documentary “This Changes Everything,” to complement the 5-day showing of Jon Furlong’s photography exhibition, COVERT... [Read more]

Street Art Mural in North Hollywood by KIPTOE

blog.ulamongedesigns.com February  1, 2016

Street Art Mural in North Hollywood by KIPTOE from Kiptoe on Vimeo. Mural and video all created by Kiptoe himself. Created April 2015 [Read more]

Chrome & Black: Winter Graffiti Battle, London, UK. THE...

tagsandthings.blogspot.com January  8, 2016

The final round of Chrome & Black's winter battle saw Chik vs Crept, head to head with an hour to paint the word 'flames' which was given to them 3 minutes... [Read more]