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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]

Zlatan Kickin’ It

woostercollective.com February 10, 2016
Zlatan Kickin’ It

This one is sure to make you smile. Erik Vestman in Malmö, Sweden. Waves of approval poured in from the crowd and owners of the stadium. Check it... [Read more]

Slogan Art

woostercollective.com February  9, 2016
Slogan Art

Irish writer and filmmaker Rockatansky grabs us with his slogan art, creating formal epigrams, slogans and commentary. His work (and writing) is about... [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]

Abandonment Issues: Camp 30 (Nazi P.O.W. Camp)

jermalism.blogspot.com February  8, 2016
Abandonment Issues: Camp 30 (Nazi P.O.W. Camp)

Built in the early 1900s, the Camp 30 Nazi Internment Camp in Bowmanville, Ontario, was originally designed and operated as a boys reform school. It is best... [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]

“Hey! Ho! Let’s Go: Ramones and the Birth of Punk” Two...

obeygiant.com February  6, 2016
“Hey! Ho! Let’s Go: Ramones and the Birth of Punk” Two Part Exhibition!

Excited to be a part of “Hey! Ho! Let’s Go: Ramones and the Birth of Punk” two-part exhibition! Check out the New York Times article on the show HERE!... [Read more]

I was talking to my students about Richard Diebenkorn...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com February  2, 2016
I was talking to my students about Richard Diebenkorn yesterday...

I was talking to my students about Richard Diebenkorn yesterday and I thought he would be interesting to look at today. He went through several stages of... [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]

JUSTKIDS x Bicicleta Sem Freio Limited Edition T-Shirt

streetartnews.net January 28, 2016
JUSTKIDS x Bicicleta Sem Freio Limited Edition T-Shirt

For the first time ever, JUSTKIDS is producing a unique limited edition screen-printed t-shirt in collaboration with famed Brazilian Street Artist Bicicleta... [Read more]

KAWS first UK museum show at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk January 28, 2016
KAWS first UK museum show at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

KAWS, one of street art’s favourite artists, who has previously collaborated with Pharrell, Kate Moss and Kanye West, is about to open his first-ever UK... [Read more]

PAINTED OCEANS: KEEPING THE RED SANDS SEA FORTS ALIVE

obeygiant.com January 28, 2016
PAINTED OCEANS: KEEPING THE RED SANDS SEA FORTS ALIVE

More from the PAINTED OCEANS team: The longevity and restoration of the Red Sands Sea Forts is our top priority. However, without a huge influx of support... [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]

CALIFORNIA – HELP SAVE DEMOCRACY IN JUST 60 SECONDS!

obeygiant.com January 25, 2016
CALIFORNIA – HELP SAVE DEMOCRACY IN JUST 60 SECONDS!

Please take a look at cafreeact.com. Publicly funded elections shorten the campaigning cycle and ensure that there is no outside influence. It’s the best... [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]

One more from my sojourn to the @metmuseum yesterday....

elbowtoe.tumblr.com January 20, 2016
One more from my sojourn to the @metmuseum yesterday. This is...

One more from my sojourn to the @metmuseum yesterday. This is one of the most finely composed images in the entire European painting wing. It is by Pieter de... [Read more]

Nano 4814 mural censored in Besançon, France

blog.vandalog.com January 18, 2016
Nano 4814 mural censored in Besançon, France

Nano 4814. Photo by Quentin Coussirat. Last June, during the 5th edition of Bien Urbain (a Public Art Festival in Besançon, France) the Spanish artist... [Read more]

WALK THROUGH NIGHT

obeygiant.com January 18, 2016
WALK THROUGH NIGHT

I’m excited to hear the stories that Katie uncovers on her journey through her podcast Walk Through Night. Katie is an extremely talented designer that has... [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]

Big Bang

dotmaster.co.uk January 15, 2016
Big Bang

The Westbank Gallery have moved, and their first show in their new space is Big Bang a group show in a really quite cool space, It was the old social centre,... [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]

a new series of pieces by Ludo in Paris

streetartnews.net January 11, 2016
a new series of pieces by Ludo in Paris

Our friend Ludo is back in Paris where he kicked off his year with a brand new series of pieces featuring some of his signature imagery. “In this series,... [Read more]

Been a great week back, lots of momentum going forward....

elbowtoe.tumblr.com January  9, 2016
Been a great week back, lots of momentum going forward.

This...

Been a great week back, lots of momentum going forward. This year I am building elements, shooting editing and producing a short film(my first).... [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]

Choose blogging (and also UKB, please!)

urbankulturblog.com January  8, 2016
Choose blogging (and also UKB, please!)

Well, it’s hardly believable, but it’s been a full 12 months since the last UK Blog Awards public vote. And, to coincide, it’s my annual plead for voting... [Read more]

Choose blogging (and also UKB, please!)

urbankulturblog.com January  8, 2016
Choose blogging (and also UKB, please!)

Well, it’s hardly believable, but it’s been a full 12 months since the last UK Blog Awards public vote. And, to coincide, it’s my annual plead for voting... [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]

Wallpaper for your neighborhood

blog.vandalog.com January  7, 2016
Wallpaper for your neighborhood

A mural in DC by Jason Woodside It’s no secret that the muralism model pioneered by Tony Goldman’s Goldman Properties is being imitated across the... [Read more]

Best Art & Culture Blog? Vote for us in the #UKBA16

hookedblog.co.uk January  5, 2016
Best Art & Culture Blog? Vote for us in the #UKBA16

As we kick off 2016 and ready ourselves for another fun filled year of creativity and colour we are happy to share with you we have be nominated for the 2016... [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]

COP21 Brandalism Project...

eye-saw.net January  3, 2016
COP21 Brandalism Project...

Honoured to be asked again to work with the boys over at Brandalism on the COP21 project in December 2015.  More details on the project can be found here... [Read more]

Bogotá – Col.*cr7.cll34.015//

stinkfish.wordpress.com December 31, 2015
Bogotá – Col.*cr7.cll34.015//

Bogotá :: Colombia :: noviembre 2015 :: Colaboración con Empty Boy// ➜ Fotografía original tomada en un salón de clase de una escuela pública //... [Read more]

Invader’s 6th wave of Invasion in New York City

streetartnews.net December 22, 2015
Invader’s 6th wave of Invasion in New York City

Invader spent the last few days in New York City where he worked his way through his 6th wave of Invasion. After several restless nights, 42 new pieces have... [Read more]

Invader’s 6th wave of Invasion in New York City

streetartnews.net December 22, 2015
Invader’s 6th wave of Invasion in New York City

Invader spent the last few days in New York City where he worked his way through his 6th wave of Invasion. After several restless nights, 42 new pieces have... [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]

Coverage: “Major Work” curated by Andrew Schoultz @ San...

streetartnews.net December 19, 2015
Coverage: “Major Work” curated by Andrew Schoultz @ San Francisco’s Chandran Gallery

Last week in San Francisco opened “Major Work”, an exhibition curated by Andrew Schoultz at the newly opened Chandran Gallery. The line-up included some... [Read more]

Kulturcast 001 – Interview with Fraser Gray

urbankulturblog.com December 17, 2015
Kulturcast 001 – Interview with Fraser Gray

It’s been a long time in coming, but finally I’ve gotten round to recording my first ‘real’ interview podcast this week with Fraser Gray – Dundee-born visual... [Read more]

Kulturcast episode 1: Interview with Fraser Gray

urbankulturblog.com December 17, 2015
Kulturcast episode 1: Interview with Fraser Gray

It’s been a long time in coming, but finally I’ve gotten round to recording my first ‘real’ interview podcast, and accompanying video, this week with Fraser... [Read more]

Exhibition Opening: Carlos Salazar Arenas - Stamps

5piecesgallery.blogspot.com December 16, 2015
Exhibition Opening: Carlos Salazar Arenas - Stamps

We are very pleased to show nine brand new works by gifted artist Carlos Salazar Arenas: http://bit.ly/1DXgQ76In all of Salazar’s work, there is a suggestive... [Read more]

Bicicleta Sem Freio “Red” Limited Edition Screen Print

streetartnews.net December 12, 2015
Bicicleta Sem Freio “Red” Limited Edition Screen Print

StreetArtNews and JUSTKIDS are proud to present “Red”, an exquisite limited edition screen-print by the famed Brazilian duo Bicicleta Sem Freio. Bicicleta... [Read more]

A closer look at the Amazon Street Art Project

blog.vandalog.com December 11, 2015
A closer look at the Amazon Street Art Project

This week, Amazon launched the Amazon Street Art Project, which features new limited edition artwork from stikman, Faith47, AIKO, Gaia, Logan Hicks, Ganzeer,... [Read more]

#OBEYARTNIGHT DEC. 15 LOS ANGELES

obeygiant.com December 10, 2015
#OBEYARTNIGHT DEC. 15 LOS ANGELES

Next week, Shepard will be at Youtube Space LA answering questions submitted by fans all over the globe. Send in your questions on twitter using @googleart... [Read more]

Shepard on Paris, Politics, and Activism via Forbes

obeygiant.com December  7, 2015
Shepard on Paris, Politics, and Activism via Forbes

Shepard spoke with Forbes while installing his latest Earth Crisis Globe at the Eiffel Tower and discussed politics, environmental activism, and what’s in... [Read more]

Artist Interview: Nick Walker

streetartnews.net February  3, 2016

Everyone’s favorite “vandal” is back in NYC making trouble again.  The infamous Nick Walker not only has several gigantic murals all over New York City, but... [Read more]

“Huemul” by Pastel in Buenos Aires, Argentina

streetartnews.net February  3, 2016

Our buddy Pastel is back in Buenos Aires where he spent the last few days working on a brand new street piece. As usual with the talented Argentinean... [Read more]

A Lawyer Talks about Copyrights in Street Art

stencilarchive.org January 23, 2016

Legal Information 6 Things You Must Know About Copyrights in Street ArtMegan Ralstin for Art Law JournalArtist’s rights in their street art, whether... [Read more]