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Streets: Aaron Li-Hill (New Jersey)

arrestedmotion.com March 24, 2014
Streets: Aaron Li-Hill (New Jersey)

Earlier this year, we introduced you to the kinetic work of Aaron Li-Hill in one of our Art Focus features. Working in Jersey City on a wall project arranged... [Read more]

Overtime: March 17 – March 23

arrestedmotion.com March 23, 2014
Overtime: March 17 – March 23

More stories from the week that ended March 23 (click on bolded words for more information): Andrew Russeth reviews Jordan Wolfson exhibition at David... [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]

Previews: Ernest Zacharevic – “Rock, Paper, Scissors!” @...

arrestedmotion.com March 21, 2014
Previews: Ernest Zacharevic – “Rock, Paper, Scissors!” @ Montana Gallery

AM just received several exclusive images of the works Ernest Zacharevic made for his solo show opening at Montana Gallery in Barcelona on the 21st of March.... [Read more]

Streets: JR (Germany)

arrestedmotion.com March 19, 2014
Streets: JR (Germany)

Earlier this month, we shared some shots of work from artist JR (interviewed) from his solo at the Museum Frieder Burda in Baden-Baden, Germany. Not... [Read more]

Streets: “Project M” (Berlin)

arrestedmotion.com March 19, 2014
Streets: “Project M” (Berlin)

Urban Nation is a Berlin-based organization whose aim is to bring together and connect the creative voices of the cities around the globe in a non-profit... [Read more]

Showing: JR @ Museum Frieder Burda

arrestedmotion.com March 14, 2014
Showing: JR @ Museum Frieder Burda

French photographer and street artist JR (interviewed) currently has a show at Museum Frieder Burda in Baden-Baden, Germany. The retrospective features shots... [Read more]

Streets: GILF! – “Gentrification in Progress” (New York)

arrestedmotion.com March 12, 2014
Streets: GILF! – “Gentrification in Progress” (New York)

Since her performance art/installation piece “Define Progress” (video below) from the Surplus Candy group show a couple months ago, Brooklyn-based artist... [Read more]

Showing: Yoshitomo Nara @ Blum & Poe

arrestedmotion.com March 11, 2014
Showing: Yoshitomo Nara @ Blum & Poe

Over the weekend, AM stopped by Blum in Culver City to check out the new expansive exhibition from Yoshitomo Nara. The solo is the Japanese artist's seventh... [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]

Armory Week ’14 / Previews: Know Hope for Thinkspace @ Scope

arrestedmotion.com March  5, 2014
Armory Week ’14 / Previews: Know Hope for Thinkspace @ Scope

After taking part at this year's  Pow! Wow! Hawaii (covered), Know Hope is currently in New York City where he is setting up a mini solo show at the Scope... [Read more]

Isaac Lin Mural @ Elixr Coffee (Philadelphia)

arrestedmotion.com March  3, 2014
Isaac Lin Mural @ Elixr Coffee (Philadelphia)

Elixr Coffee in Philadelphia is continuing their art program by commissioning Isaac Lin to create an indoor mural at their city center location. After Jim... [Read more]

Overtime: Feb 24 – March 2

arrestedmotion.com March  2, 2014
Overtime: Feb 24 – March 2

More stories from the week that ended March 2 (click on bolded words for more information): Justin Adian s fiscal woes. Protest organized at... [Read more]

Previews: JR x NYCB Theatrical Performance

arrestedmotion.com February 28, 2014
Previews: JR x NYCB Theatrical Performance

After creating the NYCB’s 2014 Art Series installation (covered), JR is taking the collaboration with New York City Ballet to a new level as a theatrical... [Read more]

Studio Visits: Laser 3.14

arrestedmotion.com February 25, 2014
Studio Visits: Laser 3.14

The work of Amsterdam's street art man of mystery, Laser 3.14 is slowly becoming one of the recognizable elements of the Dutch capital. Along with canals,... [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]

Speaking with George Colon aka AIM SSB

streetartnyc.org February 20, 2014
Speaking with George Colon aka AIM SSB

Old School New York City writer, George Colon aka AIM SSB credits graffiti with having saved his life in the early 70′s. Decades later, he is back in the... [Read more]

Nice shot

hurtyoubad.com February 20, 2014
Nice shot

Stolen from London City Graff. [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]

Preview and Full Essay “A Major Minority” Group...

graffuturism.com February 20, 2014
Preview and Full Essay “A Major Minority” Group Exhibition 1AM Gallery San Francisco

    A Major Minority: An Intercontinental Survey of Othercontemporary Urban Art   Exhibition Statement written by Ekg and Poesia.   A Major... [Read more]

MAUVAISE VEINE

12ozprophet.com February 20, 2014
MAUVAISE VEINE

My good friend Marlon Ge is curating a show from french duo   Fortifem in Hong Kong, his home city. The general dark mood is a step away from what I usually... [Read more]

“Outdoor Gallery” Surveys Current Street Art Scene in NYC

brooklynstreetart.com February 20, 2014
“Outdoor Gallery” Surveys Current Street Art Scene in NYC

Outdoor Gallery – New York City by Yoav Litvin The outdoor gallery is the one we visit most and NYC is always front and center in our heart even as we... [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]

“Outdoor Gallery” Surveys Current Street Art Scene in NYC

brooklynstreetart.com February 19, 2014
“Outdoor Gallery” Surveys Current Street Art Scene in NYC

Outdoor Gallery – New York City by Yoav Litvin The outdoor gallery is the one we visit most and NYC is always front and center in our heart even as we... [Read more]

SF Graffiti taggers could face a much bigger price tag

stencilarchive.org March 22, 2014

Legal Information News Articles   Graffiti taggers could face a much bigger price tag C.W. Nevius... [Read more]

SF Takes Aim at Graffiti Vandals

stencilarchive.org March 20, 2014

Legal Information News Articles SF takes aim at graffiti vandals, tries to lessen burden on victimsPosted by Joshua Sabatini on Tue, Mar 18, 2014 at... [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]

DC-area street artists trade spray paint for faster form...

washingtonpost.com February 21, 2014

DC-area street artists trade spray paint for faster form of tagging, stickeringWashington PostSticker art is increasingly ubiquitous in the D.C. area, in... [Read more]

Michelle Obama wears brushstroke-inspired skirt at New...

dailymail.co.uk February 20, 2014

Daily Mail Michelle Obama wears brushstroke-inspired skirt at New York City museumDaily MailThe look was fitting given that she was at the city's New... [Read more]

Duly Noted: Con Ed gets the freeze, Banksy gets bummed,...

bizjournals.com February 20, 2014

Duly Noted: Con Ed gets the freeze, Banksy gets bummed, pizza gets prickly ...New York Business JournalThe street artist Banksy caused a stir in New York... [Read more]

Casselberry residents will paint the street on Saturday -...

orlandosentinel.com February 20, 2014

Casselberry residents will paint the street on SaturdayOrlando SentinelFirst started in Portland, Ore., the so-called "street art murals" are also a way to... [Read more]

Seller lowers auction prices of Banksy artworks - New...

nypost.com February 20, 2014

Seller lowers auction prices of Banksy artworksNew York PostThe owner of two New York City-made Banksy pieces that failed to sell at an auction Tuesday will... [Read more]

Trinity Students to Help Clear Graffiti from Wash –...

puregraffiti.com February 20, 2014

SCVNEWS.comThe city of Santa Clarita’s Graffiti Task Force plans to work with ninth-graders from the Trinity Classical Academy to remove tagging from areas... [Read more]

Police seek graffiti vandals – Tribune-Review

puregraffiti.com February 20, 2014

Police seek graffiti vandalsTribune-ReviewGreensburg police examined video footage Wednesday in hopes of identifying the vandals who painted graffiti on the... [Read more]

Santa Clarita Students To Remove Graffiti From Santa...

puregraffiti.com February 20, 2014

Santa Clarita Students To Remove Graffiti From Santa Clara River WashKHTS RadioThe city of Santa Clarita’s Graffiti Task Force plans to work with... [Read more]

Communities Build Small Cities Using 500,000 Sugar Cubes

mymodernmet.com February 19, 2014

This sweet installation, Sugar Metropolis, is a traveling project developed by professional sculptors Brendan Jamison and Mark Revels that promotes community... [Read more]

Freight car graffiti frustrates railroad companies –...

puregraffiti.com February 19, 2014

Freight car graffiti frustrates railroad companiesPost-BulletinAssociated Press. graffiti1.jpg. Graffiti-covered boxcars are shown on a railroad siding along... [Read more]

Filmtipp: “The Institute”

rebelart.net February 19, 2014

Doku über das “Jejune Institute” von Jeff Hull in San Francisco: “Their mission is to provoke discovery through visceral experience and pervasive play. As... [Read more]

Tagger responsible for HIV graffiti reaches out – WNYT

puregraffiti.com February 19, 2014

Tagger responsible for HIV graffiti reaches outWNYTALBANY – The tagger responsible for graffiti in Albany’s south end is apologizing through a surrogate.... [Read more]

Funny Cardboard Signs Express the Thoughts of Lost Objects

mymodernmet.com February 19, 2014

Most pedestrians simply walk past the used, abandoned, and broken things found along the streets of New York City. But, not graphic designer Yoonjin Lee! As... [Read more]

Maribyrnong blitz swipes graffiti in endless fight –...

puregraffiti.com February 19, 2014

Maribyrnong blitz swipes graffiti in endless fightMaribyrnong WeeklyA five-month blitz has scrubbed almost 13,000 square metres of illegal graffiti from... [Read more]

Banksy work auctioned for US$575000 - China Post

chinapost.com.tw February 19, 2014

Banksy work auctioned for US$575000China PostNew York City art dealer Stephan Keszler, the owner of all three Banksy works that went to auction, said he was... [Read more]

Banksy work sells for $575000 at auction in Miami -...

abclocal.go.com February 19, 2014

7Online.com Banksy work sells for $575000 at auction in Miami7Online.comNew York City art dealer Stephan Keszler, the owner of all three Banksy works... [Read more]

Banksy Kissing Coppers, taken from Brighton wall, sells...

telegraph.co.uk February 19, 2014

Telegraph.co.uk Banksy Kissing Coppers, taken from Brighton wall, sells for £345000Telegraph.co.ukOne of Banksy's most recognisable pieces of work has... [Read more]

Banksy's Kissing Coppers sold in US - Hartlepool Mail

hartlepoolmail.co.uk February 19, 2014

Banksy's Kissing Coppers sold in USHartlepool MailThe two works that went unsold are Bandaged Heart and Crazy Horse Car Door completed during Banksy's... [Read more]

Banksy work sells at Miami auction for $575000 - News 10NBC

whec.com February 19, 2014

Banksy work sells at Miami auction for $575000News 10NBCNew York City art dealer Stephan Keszler, the owner of all three Banksy works that went to auction,... [Read more]

3 Banksy works being offered at Miami auction - U-T San...

utsandiego.com February 19, 2014

3 Banksy works being offered at Miami auctionU-T San DiegoNEW YORK (AP) — A New York City art dealer is offering three works by the elusive British street... [Read more]

3 Banksy works being offered at Miami auction : Go&Do:...

qctimes.com February 18, 2014

3 Banksy works being offered at Miami auction : Go A New York City art dealer is offering three works by the elusive British street artist Banksy at a Miami... [Read more]

3 Banksy works being offered at Miami auction -...

postbulletin.com February 18, 2014

3 Banksy works being offered at Miami auction - PostBulletin.com: OtherPost-BulletinNEW YORK (AP) — A New York City art dealer is offering three works by the... [Read more]

The unwritten rules of street art - Crikey

dailyreview.crikey.com.au January 31, 2014

The unwritten rules of street artCrikeyThe rigmarole surrounding the restoration in Collingwood shows how far street art has come since Haring (1958 –1990)... [Read more]