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D*FACE - New World Disorder - London (June)

D*FACE - New World Disorder - London (June)

D*FACE | New World Disorder | StolenSpace GalleryThe Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, London E1 6QLDate: 7th – 23rd June 2013'Not a lot of people can reach... [Read more]

Q&A WITH ERMS

Q&A WITH ERMS

So Erms’ solo show Evertything Begin With An E opens tomorrow at 6.00pm at Art-el Gallery, and Erms has been in Bristol for a few days now and it’s safe to... [Read more]

He Who Dares…

verynearlyalmost.com May  6, 2012
He Who Dares…

This is an interesting moment for street art in a global context. Undeniably, whether you like the term ‘street art’ or not, it has become a worldwide... [Read more]

Scannable Barcode Portraits of Celebrities

mymodernmet.com April 18, 2012
Scannable Barcode Portraits of Celebrities

Marilyn Monroe Celebrities and pop culture heavily impacts each and every one of us, whether we realize it or not. We are constantly being marketed to as... [Read more]

Contemporary Art Today- Pop Up Show

tjartwalk.com April 12, 2012
Contemporary Art Today- Pop Up Show

        Fearless photography, commercial imagery, sharp sculptures, pop ideas, and raw street art, all make up the components of contemporary art.... [Read more]

Roy Lichtenstein – “Landscapes in the Chinese Style” @...

arrestedmotion.com December 27, 2011
Roy Lichtenstein – “Landscapes in the Chinese Style” @ Gagosian Gallery (Hong Kong)

Our Hong Kong correspondent, Layla Kawashima, recently stopped by the Gagosian to take some photos of the Roy Lichtenstein exhibition before it closed.... [Read more]

Releases: Andy Warhol x Incase (Part II)

arrestedmotion.com September  4, 2011
Releases: Andy Warhol x Incase (Part II)

Incase, who released a series of products featuring Andy Warhol imagery back in April has apparently moved on to phase II. The new collection will add on... [Read more]

Openings: COOP – “Idle Hands” @ Corey Helford Gallery

arrestedmotion.com July 17, 2011
Openings: COOP – “Idle Hands” @ Corey Helford Gallery

COOP “Carmageddon” to check out the opening of legendary pop artist COOP’s show Idle Hands at Corey Helford Gallery. This is his first solo show since 2009,... [Read more]

Teaser: Ron English Custom Dunny Painting @ Kidrobot (New...

arrestedmotion.com July 12, 2011
Teaser: Ron English Custom Dunny Painting @ Kidrobot (New York)

This Thursday, July 14th (6-8pm), Ron English (featured) will be at the Kidrobot in New York to do some live painting. However, the “canvas” will be a four... [Read more]

Pam Glew — Beautiful and Damned

Pam Glew — Beautiful and Damned

This evening sees the opening of post-urban pop artist, Pam Glew’s thrid London solo entitled 'Beautiful and Damned at Blackall Studios. The shows title,... [Read more]

Openings: Yumiko Kayukawa – “Rock You in a Tatami Room” @...

arrestedmotion.com March 17, 2011
Openings: Yumiko Kayukawa – “Rock You in a Tatami Room” @ Shooting Gallery

Portland-based Japanese modern pop artist, Yumiko Kayukawa opened her seventh solo show at Shooting Gallery on Saturday in SF. The show featured her... [Read more]

Preview: Basel Week Miami ’10 – ART ASIA

arrestedmotion.com November 28, 2010
Preview: Basel Week Miami ’10 – ART ASIA

Operating in concert with Art Basel Miami Beach, the premier international Asian contemporary art fair ART ASIA is returning to Miami for the third straight... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey – Pow(er) Print

senseslost.com November  4, 2010
Shepard Fairey – Pow(er) Print

Here’s a new print from the street artist Shepard Fairey. The print is titled “POW(ER)” and it’s available in 18 x 24? screen print, signed and numbered... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey – POW(ER)

feedyourwall.com November  2, 2010
Shepard Fairey – POW(ER)

POW(ER) -18 x 24″ Screen Print Signed and Numbered Edition of 450. $45. Limit 1 per person/household. Release Date: 11/04/2010 at a random time at... [Read more]

Ron English Pop Up Factory at Opera Gallery

blog.vandalog.com September 13, 2010
Ron English Pop Up Factory at Opera Gallery

I know this post may be a little late, since the show opened the 11th, but Vandalog was given some great photos of Ron English’s prep work for the pieces... [Read more]

DAVID CAMERON GIVES OBAMA WORK BY BEN EINE

thestreetartblog.net July 23, 2010
DAVID CAMERON GIVES OBAMA WORK BY BEN EINE

A London graffiti artist who has worked with Banksy has been catapulted onto the international art stage thanks to David Cameron. The Prime Minister... [Read more]

Black "Blips" of Street Art Spotted Around L.A. - LA Weekly

blogs.laweekly.com August 15, 2013

Black "Blips" of Street Art Spotted Around L.A.LA WeeklyIf you've noticed those pill-shaped art pieces all over town, congratulations. They're not the work... [Read more]

Ruby Dee mural by godfather of street art Kent Twitchell...

cleveland.com July 22, 2013

Ruby Dee mural by godfather of street art Kent Twitchell a rave-worthy productionPlain DealerHis larger-than-life studies of people — Pop artist Ed Ruscha,... [Read more]

Linda Hyatt's piece for Eye Gallery. - Bakersfield...

bakersfieldcalifornian.com June 26, 2013

Linda Hyatt's piece for Eye Gallery.Bakersfield CalifornianI think street art is the contemporary version of the French impressionist or pop artist of the... [Read more]

Jane Gregorious leads printmakers in PATT collective at...

santacruzsentinel.com June 12, 2013

Jane Gregorious leads printmakers in PATT collective at the TannerySanta Cruz SentinelIn the 20th and 21st centuries, printmaking became the medium of the... [Read more]

Pop Artist Claes Oldenburg's Legendary Lower East Side...

forbes.com June 11, 2013

Pop Artist Claes Oldenburg's Legendary Lower East Side Store Comes To ...ForbesWith his Store, Oldenburg is a progenitor of Banksy and even William Pope.L... [Read more]

The Obama Objective: To Control The News - Investor's...

news.investors.com May 20, 2013

The Obama Objective: To Control The NewsInvestor's Business DailyThey also mastered the hard propaganda, creating a Pepsi-Cola-like happy horizons logo to... [Read more]

Money Grows on Your Knees - Soundblab

soundblab.com April 23, 2013

Money Grows on Your KneesSoundblabHe's been dubbed 'the Iggy Pop of poetry' and has fans in both musical chameleon Beck and street pop-artist Banksy. His... [Read more]

Inspired by street art, students enliven school walls -...

gulfnews.com June 29, 2012

gulfnews.com Inspired by street art, students enliven school wallsgulfnews.com“The inspiration for the works has come directly from the students,... [Read more]

WHAAM! Obsessive-Compulsive Pop Artist Roy Lichtenstein's...

artinfo.com May 14, 2012

WHAAM! Obsessive-Compulsive Pop Artist Roy Lichtenstein's Biggest-Ever ...ARTINFOWhile his work has been absorbed into popular culture, inspiring countless... [Read more]

From Pop Artist to Painter: Chris Brown Debuts Street Art...

kovideo.net May  4, 2012

KOvideo From Pop Artist to Painter: Chris Brown Debuts Street Art ShowKOvideoThe 'Look At Me Now' singer hosted his debut street art show at the... [Read more]

Chris Brown Makes a Splash at Debut Art Show - Rap-Up.com

rap-up.com May  3, 2012

Rap-Up.com Chris Brown Makes a Splash at Debut Art ShowRap-Up.comFollowing the launch of his Dum English collectibles toy line, the “Turn Up the... [Read more]

Boneyard project: Tucson planes serve as canvases -...

yourwestvalley.com February  8, 2012

Boneyard project: Tucson planes serve as canvasesYourWestValley.comShepard Fairey, whose portrait of Barack Obama became the face of the president's 2008... [Read more]

Grounded military planes, nose cones soar again at Tucson...

therepublic.com February  3, 2012

Grounded military planes, nose cones soar again at Tucson boneyard as artThe RepublicShepard Fairey, whose portrait of Barack Obama became the face of the... [Read more]

Keith Haring's art gets a move on - Pittsburgh...

pittsburghlive.com January 22, 2012

Keith Haring's art gets a move onPittsburgh Tribune-ReviewHaring was a pop artist and social activist whose cartoon-inspired street art gained him... [Read more]

Sir Peter Blake designs 2012 Brit Awards Trophy

artrepublic.com January 14, 2012

Legendary Pop Artist, and one of the most influential in British Art History, Sir Peter Blake has designed the 2012 Brit Award Statuette continuing his long... [Read more]

Try Out the New Visual Effects at Photo in Canvas -...

benzinga.com December  4, 2011

Try Out the New Visual Effects at Photo in CanvasBenzinga (press release)There are also the artist's effects, which allow customers to imitate the work of... [Read more]

Try Out the New Visual Effects at Photo in Canvas - PR...

prweb.com December  4, 2011

Try Out the New Visual Effects at Photo in CanvasPR Web (press release)There are also the artist's effects, which allow customers to imitate the work of some... [Read more]

Hockney named Britain's most influential artist - The...

independent.co.uk November 23, 2011

Hockney named Britain's most influential artistThe IndependentOf contemporary artists, Grayson Perry, the eccentric potter, Sir Peter Blake, the pop artist,... [Read more]

Hockney named Britain's most influential artist – by...

independent.co.uk November 23, 2011

Hockney named Britain's most influential artist – by Britain's artistsThe IndependentOf contemporary artists, Grayson Perry, the eccentric potter, Sir Peter... [Read more]

Hockney acclaimed as Britain's most influential artist –...

independent.co.uk November 23, 2011

Hockney acclaimed as Britain's most influential artist – by Britain's artistsThe IndependentAmong contemporary artists, Grayson Perry (3rd), the eccentric... [Read more]

Peter Blake pays homage to Robert Rauschenberg

artrepublic.com October 12, 2011

Peter Blake’s latest prints pay homage to fellow Pop Artist Robert Rauschenberg who was an enormous influence on him in the 1950’s. [Read more]

Ron English - Popaganda at Post No Bills

melroseandfairfax.blogspot.com September 29, 2011

Street/pop artist Ron English has a new art show opening next week called 'Popaganda'. The show kicks off on October 6th at the Post No Bills location in... [Read more]

Music Festival Comes to Asbury Park This Weekend -...

thesociallites.tumblr.com September 27, 2011

Music Festival Comes to Asbury Park This WeekendJackson NJ OnlineThe art show features Shepard Fairey, the acclaimed pop artist best know for his portrait of... [Read more]

Interview: Mr. Brainwash - Time Out Hong Kong

timeout.com.hk March  2, 2011

Time Out Hong Kong Interview: Mr. BrainwashTime Out Hong KongFrom the inadvertent star of Banksy's critically acclaimed doc Exit Through the Gift... [Read more]

Up-And-Coming Artist: Jonathan Escamilla's Street/Pop...

m.neontommy.com February 18, 2011

Neon Tommy Up-And-Coming Artist: Jonathan Escamilla's Street/Pop Artist Hits The Right NotesNeon TommyRecently, he's been working on his art, which... [Read more]

'Give a Gift of Art' show puts a new spin on the...

columbiatribune.com December  5, 2010

'Give a Gift of Art' show puts a new spin on the satisfaction of givingColumbia Daily Tribune... a renowned American pop artist, while Obama became the proud... [Read more]

Obey 'Pow(er)' Print Release Details

postersandprintsblog.com November  3, 2010

  Here is what I have been waiting for!! This beautiful Roy Lichtenstein inspired print called 'Pow(er)' by artist Shepard Fairey. This is an 18 x 24... [Read more]

Pop Artist Banksy's Intro on The Simpsons Makes Cultural...

blogs.forbes.com October 11, 2010

Forbes (blog) Pop Artist Banksy's Intro on The Simpsons Makes Cultural Commentary on OutsourcingForbes (blog)If you're somewhat familiar with the... [Read more]

On Park Avenue, Art Inspired by Life - Wall Street Journal

online.wsj.com September  7, 2010

On Park Avenue, Art Inspired by LifeWall Street JournalThe last time Japanese neo-pop artist Yoshitomo Nara was in New York, he was arrested for writing... [Read more]

Busted! Banksy Revealed

roseapodaca.com August 26, 2010

The Times of London today is running a snapshot of Banksy, the pop artist phenom who not even his agent purportedly has ever seen in person. Apparently, a... [Read more]

Busted! Banksy Revealed

roseapodaca.typepad.com August 26, 2010

The Times of London today is running a snapshot of Banksy, the pop artist phenom who not even his agent purportedly has ever seen in person. Apparently, a... [Read more]