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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]

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]

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]

Overtime: Feb 17 – Feb 23

arrestedmotion.com February 23, 2014
Overtime: Feb 17 – Feb 23

More stories from the week that ended Feb 23 (click on bolded words for more information): Alex Israel's California sky billboard featuring detail of L.A.... [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]

Overtime: Feb 10 – Feb 16

arrestedmotion.com February 16, 2014
Overtime: Feb 10 – Feb 16

More stories from the week that ended Feb 16 (click on bolded words for more information): Students petition to have Tony Matelli's Sleepwalker sculpture... [Read more]

Pow Wow Hawaii 2014 Kicks Off

graffuturism.com February 11, 2014
Pow Wow Hawaii 2014 Kicks Off

Powwow Hawaii 2014 kicked off today as artists from around the world gather to paint the town in Honolulu, Hawaii. This is the 4th Year of Powwow and looks... [Read more]

The Story of an Artist: Victor Gastelum

stencilarchive.org January 31, 2014
The Story of an Artist: Victor Gastelum

Artist Interview The Story Of An Artist: Victor Gastelum Interview with Victor Gastelum. “Victor is the fifth Beatle, he is the silent one that no... [Read more]

Magne Furuholmen: Norwegian Wood Remix

virtualwallworld.blogspot.co.uk January 29, 2014
Magne Furuholmen: Norwegian Wood Remix

Norwegian Wood RemixMagne Furuholmen25.1.-23.2.14Kunstgalleriet, StavangerOil on canvas, motives based on Beatles song titles Kunstgalleriet at Madlaveien... [Read more]

Tim Armstrong’s ‘Avenues Box Set

obeygiant.com January 23, 2014
Tim Armstrong’s ‘Avenues  Box Set

Tim Armstrong’s  Avenues and Alleyways box set consists of 45 screen prints modeled after the 7 inch 45 format, sourced from Tim’s “Tim Timebomb” project for... [Read more]

Siren Song on Flickr.Brian Adam Douglas Siren Song, 2014...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com January 21, 2014
Siren Song on Flickr.Brian Adam Douglas
Siren Song, 2014
32 x 20...

Siren Song on Flickr. Brian Adam Douglas Siren Song, 2014 32 x 20 inches Cut Paper on birch panel [Read more]

King

iammorley.squarespace.com January 20, 2014
King

Being that it is Martin Luther King Day, I felt it was right to repost the following blog... In the background of this poster is a... [Read more]

Speaking with Pioneering Graffiti Writer and Photographer...

streetartnyc.org January 17, 2014
Speaking with Pioneering Graffiti Writer and Photographer FLINT

Back in the 1960’s, Flint Gennari was getting his name up, without even realizing that what he was doing was a precursor to modern graffiti.  It was... [Read more]

GRAFFITI IN PARADISE

12ozprophet.com January 15, 2014
GRAFFITI IN PARADISE

RVCAloha | Part 7 from RVCA on Vimeo. RVCAloha part 7 featuring DMOTE, REMIO and NORM. Photo: Brandon Shigeta, Video by Jimmy James, Song: Here Comes the... [Read more]

Henry Chalfant, Nana Mouskouri, Lush & Monsieur Poulet

home.ekosystem.org January 15, 2014
Henry Chalfant, Nana Mouskouri, Lush & Monsieur Poulet

- New pasting in Bordeaux by Monsieur Poulet. [pix+vid]- “An aversion to being boring" - Lush profile at Acclaim mag.- RAP [uv-tpk] interview about Paris RER... [Read more]

TIM ARMSTRONG: AVENUES & ALLEYWAYS x SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS

obeygiant.com January 13, 2014
TIM ARMSTRONG: AVENUES & ALLEYWAYS x SUBLIMINAL PROJECTS

Opening Reception: Friday, January 24 • 8-11 pm With a Special Live Performance by Tim Timebomb February 22, 2014 1331 W. Sunset Blvd Los Angeles,... [Read more]

Overtime: Jan 6 – Jan 12

arrestedmotion.com January 12, 2014
Overtime: Jan 6 – Jan 12

More stories from the week that ended Jan 5 (click on bolded words for more information): Davina Semo's exhibition RUDER FORMS SURVIVE opens at... [Read more]

Someone always playing corporation games

iammorley.squarespace.com January 11, 2014
Someone always playing corporation games

"We Built This City" seems to be a song that lives in the precarious position of being loved equally ironically as it is unironically in my mind. I can find... [Read more]

Black Bloc fight cops for new years!

hurtyoubad.com January  8, 2014
Black Bloc fight cops for new years!

More than 7,000 Hamburg residents took to the streets to protest plans to evict squatters from an old theater building, which is a leftist cultural center.... [Read more]

Stencil graffiti practically legal in NYC - if you're...

stencilarchive.org December 18, 2013
Stencil graffiti practically legal in NYC - if you're white and wearing a suit

Legal Information News Articles   I Got Myself Arrested So I Could Look Inside the Justice System By Bobby Constantino Left to right: A... [Read more]

Little House in the Periphery

virtualwallworld.blogspot.co.uk October 27, 2013
Little House in the Periphery

Little House in the PeripheryKristiina Hansen re, Johnson ja Johnson, Flo Kasearu, Kristina Norman Rogaland Kunstsenter, Stavanger Part of the project... [Read more]

I Don't Eat Flowers!

virtualwallworld.blogspot.co.uk October 27, 2013
I Don't Eat Flowers!

I Don't Eat Flowers!Liina Siib, Marge Monko, Anna-Stina Treumund, Kai Kaljo Hå gamle prestegardPart of the project Estonian Dream - A festival of Estonian... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Prison For Women

jermalism.blogspot.co.uk October 24, 2013
Abandonment Issues: Prison For Women

The Prison For Women in Kingston, Ontario, was built in 1933. Prior to its construction, women offenders served their time in the Kingston Penitentiary.... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Sidbrook Private Hospital

jermalism.blogspot.co.uk October 17, 2013
Abandonment Issues: Sidbrook Private Hospital

(Photo found online, courtesy of Cobourg Public Library. Unknown date.)This Victorian villa was built in 1857 as a two-storey summer house for the Cobourg... [Read more]

Afghan artists bring ‘protest graffiti’ to Worcester –...

puregraffiti.com February 18, 2014

Afghan artists bring ‘protest graffiti‘ to WorcesterWorcester TelegramShattered buildings, abandoned warehouses and factories have become canvasses for... [Read more]

Afghan artists bring 'protest graffiti' to Worcester -...

telegram.com February 18, 2014

Afghan artists bring 'protest graffiti' to WorcesterWorcester TelegramWORCESTER — There has been something new and perhaps surprising to see recently on some... [Read more]

10 SONGS TO CHARM YOUR VALENTINE'S PANTS OFF - Baeble...

baeblemusic.com February 15, 2014

Baeble Music (blog) 10 SONGS TO CHARM YOUR VALENTINE'S PANTS OFFBaeble Music (blog)This is her project with the mysterious BenZel, who are rumored to... [Read more]

Natalie Portman and Graffiti – The Jewish Press

puregraffiti.com February 13, 2014

The Jewish PressOz’s father recalls how the walls in Europe were covered in graffiti saying “Jews, go to Palestine,” but when he reached Palestine, the walls... [Read more]

This Graffiti Art Shows How Egypt’s Revolution Came Full...

puregraffiti.com February 11, 2014

Huffington PostGraffiti on Cairo’s concrete veins tells one ugly truth: the more things change in Egypt, the more they stay the same. Infamous Egyptian... [Read more]

This Graffiti Art Shows How Egypt's Revolution Came Full...

huffingtonpost.com February 11, 2014

This Graffiti Art Shows How Egypt's Revolution Came Full CircleHuffington PostCairo's protest street art highlighted the fury of the demonstrators and their... [Read more]

Arab American Museum Shows Arab Spring Protest Art -...

voanews.com February 11, 2014

Arab American Museum Shows Arab Spring Protest ArtVoice of AmericaDEARBORN, MICH. — In many countries throughout the Middle East and North Africa, walls and... [Read more]

Designs of the Year shortlist announced - The Guardian

theguardian.com February 10, 2014

The Guardian Designs of the Year shortlist announcedThe GuardianSochi Winter Olympics: Newcastle street art protests against Russia's anti-gay laws -... [Read more]

Lars von Trier's Nymphomaniac unveiled in Berlin - The...

theguardian.com February  9, 2014

The Guardian Lars von Trier's Nymphomaniac unveiled in BerlinThe GuardianSochi Winter Olympics: Newcastle street art protests against Russia's anti-gay... [Read more]

The novel: not heading south, any time soon - The Guardian

theguardian.com February  9, 2014

The Guardian The novel: not heading south, any time soonThe GuardianSochi Winter Olympics: Newcastle street art protests against Russia's anti-gay laws -... [Read more]

A day in Finnieston, Glasgow: city guide - The Guardian

theguardian.com February  9, 2014

The Guardian A day in Finnieston, Glasgow: city guideThe GuardianSochi Winter Olympics: Newcastle street art protests against Russia's anti-gay laws -... [Read more]

Wendi Deng: dizzying rise of the Shanghai star - The...

theguardian.com February  8, 2014

The Guardian Wendi Deng: dizzying rise of the Shanghai starThe GuardianSochi Winter Olympics: Newcastle street art protests against Russia's anti-gay... [Read more]

The art of protest - The Guardian (blog)

theguardian.com February  7, 2014

The Guardian (blog) The art of protestThe Guardian (blog)Where are our radicals risking everything to express their beliefs? Banksy's satirical graffitti... [Read more]

Artist 'heavily inspired' with foray into First Friday -...

portlanddailysun.me February  7, 2014

Artist 'heavily inspired' with foray into First FridayPortland Daily SunMy first political activity was protesting the city's ordinance against street art in... [Read more]

Who Has Given Russia The Coldest Shoulder, So Far? -...

advocate.com February  3, 2014

Who Has Given Russia The Coldest Shoulder, So Far?Advocate.comNotorious, street artist Banksy is rumored to be headed to Russia just in time for the Sochi... [Read more]

Mysteries of Nature Explode from Layers of Stacked Paper

mymodernmet.com February  2, 2014

Liquid Hymn is an explosion of colors and natural forms that burst with life from layers of ink, pencil, and stacked paper. Created by Oakland-based artist... [Read more]

Artists install 'wheatpaste' art vs tuition hikes -...

bulatlat.com January 30, 2014

Artists install 'wheatpaste' art vs tuition hikesBulatlat (blog)Menerva Espanta, Karatulan spokeswoman, said wheatpaste is a form of street art or art in... [Read more]

Painted Utility Boxes Move West to Downtown's 'Indian...

kcet.org January 23, 2014

Painted Utility Boxes Move West to Downtown's 'Indian Alley'KCETZeigler has curated projects to honor the Native Americans who lived downtown, including an... [Read more]

Pine Ridge's Scatter Their Own: Rez Rockers on the Rise -...

Pine Ridge's Scatter Their Own: Rez Rockers on the RiseIndian Country Today Media NetworkThey were selected to model the t-shirts affiliated with the art... [Read more]

Mandela film song by U2 wins Golden Globe - Times LIVE

timeslive.co.za January 13, 2014

Mandela film song by U2 wins Golden GlobeTimes LIVEBanksy painting gets $650 000 bid from Chris Martin at charity gala. Coldplay singer Chris Martin bid $650... [Read more]

Xem "kiệt tác nghệ thuật" giữa đống đổ nát chiến tranh -...

kenh14.vn January  7, 2014

Xem "kiệt tác nghệ thuật" giữa đống đổ nát chiến tranhKênh 14Những tác phẩm street art (nghệ thuật đường phố) ấn tượng mang đến thông điệp mạnh mẽ: Giữa... [Read more]

The kids are not all right - Le Monde Diplomatique

mondediplo.com January  6, 2014

The kids are not all rightLe Monde DiplomatiqueThe independent cultural scene took off in the late 1990s, in comic books, film, rap, electronic music,... [Read more]

Surreal Door to Nowhere Spotted in the Alps

mymodernmet.com January  3, 2014

On a mountain, high in the Northern Limestone Alps, located in Bavaria, Germany, sits a lone door. Photographer James Hilgenberg captured this stunning shot... [Read more]

YouTube Stars Unite in Song for Philippines - Mashable

mashable.com December 21, 2013

YouTube Stars Unite in Song for PhilippinesMashableA person walks by a new Banksy work on the side of a wall on Oct. 3 in New York City. New work by the... [Read more]

Don't Know What Twerking Is? Then You Probably Googled It...

businessinsider.com.au December 18, 2013

Don't Know What Twerking Is? Then You Probably Googled It Like Every Other ...Business Insider Australiafollowed by the mysterious British street artist... [Read more]

The Art of Protest - Occupy London Art Montage

This is a series of photographs taken during the Occupy LSX protests in St. Paul's, London over the course of one year. The focus of this series is the... [Read more]