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Pure Evil reflects on the perceived financial value of...

blog.vandalog.com February 20, 2014
Pure Evil reflects on the perceived financial value of street pieces

With this Tuesday’s auction of alleged artwork ripped from the streets in order to destroy it’s meaning and increase its value, I thought it would be a great... [Read more]

Never Liked This Banksy – Love Plane Edit

banksyt-shirts.com December 30, 2013
Never Liked This Banksy – Love Plane Edit

Banksy’s Love Plane street art in Liverpool has a new edit… ‘Never Liked This Banksy’. The added stencil went up below the 15-foot biplane and heart-shaped... [Read more]

Catching Tags Around Banksy's 'Ghetto 4 Life'

melroseandfairfax.blogspot.com October 24, 2013
Catching Tags Around Banksy's 'Ghetto 4 Life'

NOTE -- M&F started writing this story the morning that Banksy's Ghetto 4 Life got revealed. Out of all of Banksy's pieces, the tags around this particular... [Read more]

The Streets Are Deciding

melroseandfairfax.blogspot.com October 22, 2013
The Streets Are Deciding

Fuck the haters and the pretenda-street artists.  Only the posers and fame hounds try to hit Banksy's pieces when they are first announced, and then it seems... [Read more]

Ghetto Graffiti, Ghetto Protection

melroseandfairfax.blogspot.com October 22, 2013
Ghetto Graffiti, Ghetto Protection

This is perfect.  Banksy's newest piece,  'Ghetto 4 Life' did not get covered by plexiglass for protection.  Instead, it received the perfect ghetto... [Read more]

BanksyNY - Let the Streets Decide. Exactly.

melroseandfairfax.blogspot.com October 21, 2013
BanksyNY - Let the Streets Decide. Exactly.

Yesterday morning, Banksy's Sledgehammer Boy went up on the streets, and by the evening it was covered with plexiglass. Then, some time last night some... [Read more]

BanksyNY - Haters Gonna Hate

melroseandfairfax.blogspot.com October 19, 2013
BanksyNY - Haters Gonna Hate

No matter what, it seems that some haters are going to hate on BanksyNY. Banksy's pieces keep getting damaged, and then repaired.  But these latest hits seem... [Read more]

The Unusual Situation of Suddenly and Surprisingly Owning...

melroseandfairfax.blogspot.com October 19, 2013
The Unusual Situation of Suddenly and Surprisingly Owning a Banksy

So, every fan dreams of owning a Banksy, right? But what if it were your house or property?  As much as you might be thrilled about the new piece of art,... [Read more]

Banksy's Twin Towers - Preserved

melroseandfairfax.blogspot.com October 19, 2013
Banksy's Twin Towers - Preserved

Last night, Banksy's original Twin Towers piece got covered by blue graffiti paint.  But thanks to the makeshift plexiglass, the offending graffiti cleaned... [Read more]

BanksyNY - Sometimes, Makeshift is Enough

melroseandfairfax.blogspot.com October 18, 2013
BanksyNY - Sometimes, Makeshift is Enough

The battle rages on between the Banksy lovers and the Banksy haters in New York. The other day, this Banksy piece was covered by some makeshift plexiglass.... [Read more]

Always Wear Protection with a Prostitute - BanksyNY's...

melroseandfairfax.blogspot.com October 17, 2013
Always Wear Protection with a Prostitute - BanksyNY's Geisha Gets Plexiglassed

Banksy's Geisha piece got covered by some makeshift plexiglass.  Its only held in place at this time by duct tape, but sometimes that's all it takes to keep... [Read more]

Banksy's Twin Towers Get Plexiglass Protected

melroseandfairfax.blogspot.com October 17, 2013
Banksy's Twin Towers Get Plexiglass Protected

A small, makeshift plexiglass protection has been placed over Banksy's Twin Towers tribute in New York. And, it looks like another imitation flower has... [Read more]

How Many Men Does It Take to Protect a Banksy?

melroseandfairfax.blogspot.com October 17, 2013
How Many Men Does It Take to Protect a Banksy?

Apparently, it takes at least 5 dudes to protect a Banksy.  And all must wear official looking vests~ Banksy's Concrete Confessional got protected today with... [Read more]

Banksy + 5: October 13th

blog.vandalog.com October 15, 2013
Banksy + 5: October 13th

Once again, people such as myself are the butt of Banksy‘s joke for a Better Out Than In piece (and late posting about a piece). This may be my favorite work... [Read more]

BanksyNY's Broken Hearted Balloon Gets Saved! (what's...

melroseandfairfax.blogspot.com October 11, 2013
BanksyNY's Broken Hearted Balloon Gets Saved! (what's left of it anyway)

Banksy's Broken Hearted Balloon will have an extended life on the streets now that it has been affixed behind a protective barrier of plexiglass.  Word is... [Read more]

UNTEL, 1975-1980

rebelart.net April 13, 2013
UNTEL, 1975-1980

“Everyday Life”, 2013: Department Store-like environment, 6 months of «current events» in Paris (January–June 1977). The themes treated are housing,... [Read more]

Kems Graffiti Time-lapse

senseslost.com April 11, 2013
Kems Graffiti Time-lapse

Here’s a video of the graffiti artist Kems painting an eight foot plexiglass subway car for Graff Toyz during art Basel 2012 in Miami. [Read more]

Banksy street piece auction update (also, Banksy not...

blog.vandalog.com February 25, 2013
Banksy street piece auction update (also, Banksy not arrested)

The piece in question The Banksy street piece shown above (named Slave Labour (Bunting Boy) by the auction house which was trying to sell it), which a... [Read more]

Banksy torn out of context in Miami

blog.vandalog.com December  6, 2012
Banksy torn out of context in Miami

Banksy at Cans Festival. Photo by RJ Rushmore. Caroline Caldwell contributed to this post It’s been argued that street art seems out of place in the... [Read more]

Stacks of Plexiglass Form Illusions of People

mymodernmet.com August 28, 2012
Stacks of Plexiglass Form Illusions of People

Bogota-based artist Yosman Botero creates three dimensional optical illusions using layers of plexiglass and a skilled painter's hand. Back in March, we saw... [Read more]

The United Nations of Ant Farms

mymodernmet.com August 16, 2012
The United Nations of Ant Farms

Across the course of his career, Japanese artist Yukinori Yanagi has found ways to collaborate with the tiny little world of ants in his artwork. In The... [Read more]

Three-Dimensional Font Sculptures

mymodernmet.com July 12, 2012
Three-Dimensional Font Sculptures

Heterosis is a kinetic typeface created by Toronto-based designer Brian Banton. The unconventional, three-dimensional fonts are built using elastic bands... [Read more]

Tim Oliviera 'Dea Del Sole' Prints Release Details

postersandprintsblog.com June 28, 2012
Tim Oliviera 'Dea Del Sole' Prints Release Details

Here is the latest piece called 'Dea Del Sol' by artist Tim Olivera. This an homage piece to the timeless beauty Raquel Welch. This is a 3 colour 25 x 19... [Read more]

Jordan Eagles

ektopia.co.uk May 11, 2012
Jordan Eagles

Jordan Eagles’s art uses blood, plexiglass and resin with great effect. [via] [Read more]

Big Bang

ektopia.co.uk May  9, 2012
Big Bang

Deborah Bay’s photography of bullet holes in bullet-proof plexiglass – Big Bang. [via] [Read more]

Istanbul Modern - Rotterdam

Istanbul Modern - Rotterdam

Istanbul Modern - Rotterdam Museum Boijmans van Beuningen 10.3.-10.6.1This is a great opportunity to experience a selection of the collection of The Istanbul... [Read more]

Misty Bennett - Empire

5piecesgallery.blogspot.com March 19, 2012
Misty Bennett - Empire

Original drawing Watercolor on Paper, matted with white archival matting, optionally framed with light poplar wood frame and plexiglass Signed by the... [Read more]

Misty Bennett - Harness Satchel

5piecesgallery.blogspot.com March 19, 2012
Misty Bennett - Harness Satchel

Original drawing Watercolor on Paper, optionally framed with light poplar wood frame and plexiglass Signed by the artistSize: 165 x 130... [Read more]

Misty Bennett - Octopus Bag

5piecesgallery.blogspot.com March 19, 2012
Misty Bennett - Octopus Bag

Original drawing Watercolor on Paper, matted with white archival matting, optionally framed with one-inch black wood frame and plexiglass Signed by the... [Read more]

Misty Bennett - Slingbacks

5piecesgallery.blogspot.com March 19, 2012
Misty Bennett - Slingbacks

Original drawing Watercolor on Paper, matted with white archival matting, optionally framed with light poplar wood frame and plexiglass Signed by the... [Read more]

Dimensions of Space in Plexiglass Layers

mymodernmet.com March  5, 2012
Dimensions of Space in Plexiglass Layers

Columbian artist Yosman Botero continues to impress us with his most recent work titled Made Matter of Empty which will be showing at the 2012 Shanghai Art... [Read more]

Marcus Jansen - Creeping Obstacles In Kansas

5piecesgallery.blogspot.com January 31, 2012
Marcus Jansen - Creeping Obstacles In Kansas

High Quality print on embossed, 100% cotton rag, heavy stock paper using archival ink Each print comes framed under plexiglass with white contemporary wood... [Read more]

Marcus Jansen - Spotlight On Education

5piecesgallery.blogspot.com January 31, 2012
Marcus Jansen - Spotlight On Education

High Quality print on embossed, 100% cotton rag, heavy stock paper using archival ink Each print comes framed under plexiglass with white contemporary wood... [Read more]

Marcus Jansen - Foreclosures

5piecesgallery.blogspot.com January 31, 2012
Marcus Jansen - Foreclosures

High Quality print on embossed, 100% cotton rag, heavy stock paper using archival ink Each print comes framed under plexiglass with white contemporary wood... [Read more]

Marcus Jansen - Marked Homes

5piecesgallery.blogspot.com January 31, 2012
Marcus Jansen - Marked Homes

High Quality print on embossed, 100% cotton rag, heavy stock paper using archival ink Each print comes framed under plexiglass with white contemporary wood... [Read more]

Evan Hecox 'Primero de Os Volvere' Print Available

postersandprintsblog.com December 27, 2011
Evan Hecox 'Primero de Os Volvere' Print Available

  Here is a serious print called 'Primero de Os Volvere' by artist Evan Hecox. This is a 2 colour 37 x 37 inch wood cut print on Mulberry paper with an... [Read more]

Openings: POSE and KC Ortiz – “Whitewash” @ Known Gallery

arrestedmotion.com November 23, 2011
Openings: POSE and KC Ortiz – “Whitewash” @ Known Gallery

POSE This past weekend, the Known Gallery presented their latest exhibit titled Whitewash which featured artwork from graffiti artist POSE and... [Read more]

POSE & KC Ortiz “Whitewash” at Known Gallery

allcitystreetart.com November 16, 2011
POSE & KC Ortiz “Whitewash” at Known Gallery

Opening Reception Saturday, November 19, 2011 from 8‑11pm On View November 19 – December 10, 2011 On Saturday, November 19, graffiti artist POSE and... [Read more]

POSE / KC ORTIZ / WHITEWASH / KNOWN GALLERY / NOV. 19TH

revok1.com November 15, 2011
POSE / KC ORTIZ / WHITEWASH / KNOWN GALLERY / NOV. 19TH

-KNOWN GALLERY On Saturday, November 19, graffiti artist POSE and photojournalist KC Ortiz will unveil Whitewash, their second exhibition at Known... [Read more]

Photos: Banksy Red Hook Wall Now Behind Velvet Rope In...

gothamist.com December  4, 2013

Photos: Banksy Red Hook Wall Now Behind Velvet Rope In MiamiGothamistThe broken hearted balloon that Banksy placed on a Red Hook wall in early October has... [Read more]

Photos: South Bronx Banksy Being Protected By Guards,...

gothamist.com October 22, 2013

Photos: South Bronx Banksy Being Protected By Guards, BlanketsGothamistEarlier today a new Banksy piece went up in the South Bronx, and this afternoon... [Read more]

Building owner installs plexiglass, metal shutters and a...

dailymail.co.uk October 20, 2013

Daily Mail Building owner installs plexiglass, metal shutters and a security guard to ...Daily MailThe rolling gate went up Friday over a wall in the... [Read more]

Landlord installs gate, posts guards to protect Banksy...

nypost.com October 19, 2013

Landlord installs gate, posts guards to protect Banksy artworkNew York PostA Brooklyn landlord who suddenly got a Banksy on her building is protecting it... [Read more]

Must-see morning clip: Banksy sold art to unsuspecting...

salon.com October 14, 2013

Must-see morning clip: Banksy sold art to unsuspecting New Yorkers for $60 a popSalonWhile men in East New York are charging people $20 to see Banksy's work... [Read more]

Must-see morning clip: Banksy sold art to unsuspecting...

salon.com October 14, 2013

Must-see morning clip: Banksy sold art to unsuspecting New Yorkers for $60 a popSalonWhile men in East New York are charging people $20 to see Banksy's work... [Read more]

Interview with street art collector, Artistik Rezo...

artmediaagency.com April 11, 2013

Interview with street art collector, Artistik Rezo president and Espace Pierre ...AMAWhat do you think about the Banksy hysteria, as his creations are being... [Read more]

Y@ Speak: AHHH HURRICANE - bestofneworleans.com (blog)

bestofneworleans.com August 27, 2012

Y@ Speak: AHHH HURRICANEbestofneworleans.com (blog)If anyone is in charge of the Banksy, the plexiglass is broken & troglodites are defacing it.... [Read more]

Cherokee Mural: This Time It's Art - Riverfront Times (blog)

blogs.riverfronttimes.com July 16, 2012

Cherokee Mural: This Time It's ArtRiverfront Times (blog)Your argument reminds me of how British councils put plexiglass over Banksy stencils and buff the... [Read more]

Spray it with love: meet the Graffiti Life artists making...

tntmagazine.com July 15, 2012

TNT Magazine Spray it with love: meet the Graffiti Life artists making London colourfulTNT Magazine“Banksy works now get protected and covered with... [Read more]

Banksy at Sundance

melroseandfairfax.blogspot.com January 31, 2012

Banksy wasn't at Sundance this year, but his work remains from last year, like this piece featuring a camera man filming himself as he uproots a flower.Like... [Read more]