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Tomas Young’s War; National Speaking Tour

obeygiant.com April 29, 2016
Tomas Young’s War; National Speaking Tour

A national speaking tour will begin May 2, remembering Tomas Young, his fight to balance struggles as a paralyzed veteran with his drive to speak out for... [Read more]

UK Blog Awards 2016 #UKBA16 Finalist Hookedblog

hookedblog.co.uk April 28, 2016
UK Blog Awards 2016 #UKBA16 Finalist Hookedblog

Those of your following Hookedblog on twitter may have seen us tweeting about reaching the final stages of the UK Blog Awards 2016. There were 2,000 blogs... [Read more]

Marrakech and the MB6 Street Art Project

hookedblog.co.uk April 27, 2016
Marrakech and the MB6 Street Art Project

Art and travel are among two of our favourite things so when an email came through inviting us to the Marrakech Biennale we were pretty excited especially as... [Read more]

French female street artist Annabelle Tattu hits the...

hookedblog.co.uk April 26, 2016
French female street artist Annabelle Tattu hits the streets of London

French female street artist Annabelle Tattu re-visited London last month leaving a series of new works across East London. We have previously seen some of... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Small Arms Inspection Building

jermalism.blogspot.fr April 25, 2016
Abandonment Issues: Small Arms Inspection Building

Co-written by Jerm & Ninja IX It has been a while, but we're back with a BANG! Quite literally.We found ourselves on a beautiful Spring morning standing at... [Read more]

Miniature sculptures on the streets of Ostend by artist...

hookedblog.co.uk April 24, 2016
Miniature sculptures on the streets of Ostend by artist Isaac Cordal for the Crystal Ship Festival

Brussels based Spanish artist and one time London resident Isaac Cordal was one of over 20 international and local artists invited to Ostend, Belgium to take... [Read more]

Can you copyright graffiti? We’re about to find out

blog.vandalog.com April 21, 2016
Can you copyright graffiti? We’re about to find out

Rime’s artwork (left) and a suit by Moschino (right) Last year, the fashion designer Jeremy Scott quite obviously appropriated artwork by Rime for a... [Read more]

Sat.-23 APRIL: Stencil Nation at Other Cinema/ATA, SF

stencilarchive.org April 21, 2016
Sat.-23 APRIL: Stencil Nation at Other Cinema/ATA, SF

Stencil Archive News I promise you all, I'll do my best to answer your questions and quench your curiosities. Meanwhile, a teaser of a slide that may... [Read more]

Placement makes perfect

blog.vandalog.com April 21, 2016
Placement makes perfect

Os Gemeos in Milan. Photo by Os Gemeos. It’s no secret that good placement can make or break a piece or street art or a mural. That can mean picking the... [Read more]

SHEPARD FAIREY & CLEON PETERSON DESIGN NEW LAPL LIBRARY...

obeygiant.com April 19, 2016
SHEPARD FAIREY & CLEON PETERSON DESIGN NEW LAPL LIBRARY CARD!

Shepard with Mayor Eric Garcetti at the unveiling of the new Los Angeles Public Library Card “Thank you Library Foundation of Los Angeles and Mayor Eric... [Read more]

Saving Banksy? A film about taking street pieces off the...

blog.vandalog.com April 18, 2016
Saving Banksy? A film about taking street pieces off the wall

Still from Saving Banksy This week, a curious film will premier at the Nashville Film Festival: Saving Banksy, a documentary about the legality, politics,... [Read more]

Belgian Artist Roa's Mural in Ostend for The Crystal Ship...

hookedblog.co.uk April 17, 2016
Belgian Artist Roa's Mural in Ostend for The Crystal Ship Festival

Last week saw us here at Hookedblog visit the beautiful coastal Belgium city of Ostend for the first edition of The Crystal Ship Festival, a contemporary... [Read more]

Flaming Lips X Space Oddity

obeygiant.com April 15, 2016
Flaming Lips X Space Oddity

I love David Bowie AND the Flaming Lips, so it is no surprise I dig this Flaming Lips cover of Space Oddity, Bowie’s breakthrough hit from 1969 which many... [Read more]

BERNIE 2016: ART OF POLITICAL REVOLUTION OPENS IN NYC 4/16!

obeygiant.com April 13, 2016
BERNIE 2016: ART OF POLITICAL REVOLUTION OPENS IN NYC 4/16!

“You have my promise that as President, I will be an arts President. I will continue to advocate strongly for robust funding of the arts in our cities,... [Read more]

Belgian Stencil Artist Jaune sails into Ostend for The...

hookedblog.co.uk April 12, 2016
Belgian Stencil Artist Jaune sails into Ostend for The Crystal Ship Festival

Hookedblog are currently in the beautiful coastal Belgium city of Ostend for the first edition of The Crystal Ship Festival, a contemporary street art... [Read more]

TOMAS YOUNG’S WAR – BOOK RELEASE

obeygiant.com April 12, 2016
TOMAS YOUNG’S WAR – BOOK RELEASE

Today is the release of “Tomas Young’s War,” a book about the incredibly powerful journey of soldier-turned-antiwar activist Tomas Young. Young was an... [Read more]

Capturing a Culture, a photographic history of...

obeygiant.com April 11, 2016
Capturing a Culture, a photographic history of countercultures

Check out this comprehensive exposé of some of the most influential countercultural movements, including the unholy-trinity that most influenced me:... [Read more]

NYC subway sketches

mac-arte.blogspot.com April  7, 2016
NYC subway sketches

Aside from being a Mecca for graffiti artists everywhere, the New York City subway transports an endless flow of humanity that makes it truly one of my... [Read more]

Argentinean Artist Elian's Exercise Of Anamorphosis #2...

hookedblog.co.uk April  7, 2016
Argentinean Artist Elian's Exercise Of Anamorphosis #2 for The Crystal Ship Festival

Hookedblog are currently in the beautiful coastal Belgium city of Ostend for the first edition of The Crystal Ship Festival, a contemporary street art... [Read more]

Street Artist Sails into Ostend, Belgium for the The...

hookedblog.co.uk April  6, 2016
Street Artist Sails into Ostend, Belgium for the The Crystal Ship Festival

Belgium — We are currently making our way across Europe on route to the coastal city of Ostend for the Crystal Ship festival via the Eurostar. This will be... [Read more]

French Street Artist Invader installs new 8-Bit Mosaic,...

hookedblog.co.uk March 31, 2016
French Street Artist Invader installs new 8-Bit Mosaic, kicking off the ninth invasion of London,UK

London — There was excitement yesterday among the London street art community as news and images began appearing online hinting at a visit from the elusive... [Read more]

P.O.P. Wave collab. with C.R. Stecyk III avail. 4/5!

obeygiant.com March 30, 2016
P.O.P. Wave collab. with C.R. Stecyk III avail. 4/5!

“This P.O.P. Wave print is a collaboration with artist and photographer Craig Stecyk A.K.A. C.R. Stecyk III. If you aren’t familiar with Stecyk by name, you... [Read more]

Bologna street artists support Blu with an exhibition on...

blog.vandalog.com March 27, 2016
Bologna street artists support Blu with an exhibition on the street

Nemo on Bologna Street artists in Bologna, Italy are taking to the street in support of Blu, who recently organized a mass-buffing of his murals in... [Read more]

Philadelphia kicks of spring with new ad busts

blog.vandalog.com March 27, 2016
Philadelphia kicks of spring with new ad busts

Joe Boruchow. Photo by Conrad Benner. Spring has sprung in Philadelphia, and the local street art community seem to be celebrating with new ad takeovers... [Read more]

Der Biochemische Zyklus – The Krebs Cycle

florenceblanchard.com November 12, 2015
Der Biochemische Zyklus – The Krebs Cycle

I’m very excited to announce the unveiling of my most recent painting ‘Der Biochemische Zyklus’ – an abstract interpretation of the Krebs Cycle. This project... [Read more]

Heat Wave – Bristol

florenceblanchard.com July 12, 2015
Heat Wave – Bristol

‘Heat Wave’ is a new painting I prepared for a new exhibition which just opened this weekend in Bristol. Curated by Weapon of Choice s Company the exhibition... [Read more]

Preview: “Between The Lines” @ The Mine Dubai

streetartnews.net May  1, 2016

Later this month, an exciting group exhibition entitled “Between The Lines” will be opening in Dubai, United Arab Emirates at The Mine Gallery. Curated by... [Read more]

Interview with BD White & Sold Magazine! Issue 2 Release...

streetartnews.net April 29, 2016

Did you ever wonder walking around NYC who the artists is who paints the bases of all the lamp posts?  Or did you pick up the first issue of Sold Magazine!... [Read more]

Martin Creed Portrait Film by Free Humanity

vimeo.com April 29, 2016

Martin Creed Oil Painting Portrait lit on fire in sow motion while Martin Creeds Song "Mind Trap" plays Conceptual art, sometimes simply called... [Read more]

“Sailor Story” by Rustam Qbic in Perth, Australia

streetartnews.net April 28, 2016

Rustam Qbic was recently invited to Perth in Australia for Public 2016. Battling the Western Australian heat and unfriendly surface, Russian artist worked... [Read more]

“Eik-astiki Paremvasi” with iNO, Fikos & More in Nicosia,...

streetartnews.net April 27, 2016

The Research, Studies and Publications’ Service of the House of Representatives of the Republic of Cyprus took the initiative of “Eik-astiki Paremvasi”... [Read more]

Rime v Scott: Arguing Graffiti Cannot be Protected

stencilarchive.org April 24, 2016

Legal Information Graffiti Cannot be Copyright Protected, Claims Moschino, Jeremy Scott(originally posted on The Fashion Law)  The latest update... [Read more]

The Crystal Ship: Isaac Cordal in Oostende, Belgium

streetartnews.net April 22, 2016

“Isolated In The Modern Outdoors” is an ephemeral and permanent installation for The Crystal Ship, Oostende, Belgium by Isaac Cordal which was curated by... [Read more]

Pure Evil Interview & Opening at The Quin Hotel NYC

streetartnews.net April 21, 2016

Charley Edwards AKA “Pure Evil” is back in NYC with a solo show as part of the artists’s in residence series at The Quin Hotel.  Curated by DK Johnson the... [Read more]

Bisser in Leuven, Belgium

streetartnews.net April 15, 2016

Belgian-artist Bisser recently spent some time in Leuven, Belgium where he just wrapped up this brand new piece of work. Entitled “Kraken gaat door!” which... [Read more]

“Efêmero” by Os Gemeos in Milan, Italy

streetartnews.net April 12, 2016

Pirelli HangarBicocca in Milano just unveiled a brand new public mural entitled “Efêmero” the first large-scale street art piece in Italy by Os Gemeos. This... [Read more]

“Snow-blind” by iNO in Athens, Greece

streetartnews.net April 11, 2016

On the occasion of a Public Information Campaign on the Hepatitis C disease, iNO was commissioned to create a new mural on a very central area of downtown... [Read more]

The Crystal Ship: “1430-1350 BC” by Faith47 in Oostende,...

streetartnews.net April 11, 2016

Faith47  recently spent some time in Oostende, Belgium for the first edition of The Crystal Ship Festival. The Crystal Ship is a contemporary art festival... [Read more]

Ad take over Abstract‬ art is like improvisational jazz.

vimeo.com April  6, 2016

‪#‎Abstract‬ art is like improvisational jazz. Representing feelings and ideas through color. Studio shot of ‪#‎AdTakeover‬ with out the glare -... [Read more]

Giveaway: UE BOOM 2 Speaker “REKA” Lost Time Limited Edition

streetartnews.net April  5, 2016

This week we have a fantastic giveaway designed by one of our friends, Australian artist Reka. Ultimate Ears just released a limited edition version of their... [Read more]

The Real Threat Hillary Clinton

vimeo.com April  4, 2016

A Free Humanity mini Documentary The real threat from the 1% is not #DonaldTrump it is #HillaryClinton - #SuperWallMartWoman #WorkMoreForLess - Hillary... [Read more]

Ad take over Abstract 1

vimeo.com April  3, 2016

interaction with viewer 1 ‪#‎AdTakeover‬ ‪#‎Vandal‬ ‪#‎Art‬ ‪#‎StreetArt‬ ‪#‎PublicArt‬ ‪#‎ContemporaryArt‬ ‪#‎Abstract‬ ‪#‎Abstraction‬ ‪#‎spraypaint‬... [Read more]

Truly Design “Truth depends on where you see it from” @...

streetartnews.net April  2, 2016

Our friends of Truly Design just opened an interesting exhibition entitled “Truth depends on where you see it from” at the Museo Ettore Fico in Turin,... [Read more]

You have no freedom of speech

vimeo.com March 31, 2016

You have no Freedom of Speech. ‪#‎FreeHumanity‬ ‪#‎AdTakeover‬ ‪#‎Vandal‬ ‪#‎Art‬ ‪#‎StreetArt‬ ‪#‎PublicArt‬ ‪#‎ContemporaryArt‬ ‪#‎Pay2Play‬ ‪#‎GmoLand‬... [Read more]

Free Humanity Vid Who Owns the Public Space

vimeo.com March 30, 2016

Who owns the public space? ‪#‎AdTakeover‬ ‪#‎YeahWeGotKeysForThat‬ ‪#‎FreeHumanity‬ Cast: Free Humanity Tags: Art, Street Art, Contempory Art, Free... [Read more]

Studio Visit: Paul Insect – “It’s Only a Dream” @...

streetartnews.net March 29, 2016

Paul Insect graciously allowed us a quick peek into his studio to show off what he has in store for his pop-up London solo show “It’s Only A Dream” with... [Read more]

SatOne presents “Key Stimulus” at Openspace Gallery in Paris

streetartnews.net March 29, 2016

This Saturday opens Key Stimulus, German painter and muralist Rafael Gerlach a.k.a. Satone first solo show in France at Openspace gallery in Paris. Key... [Read more]

MP5 in Rome, Italy

streetartnews.net March 26, 2016

After the successful opening of her exhibition in Italy, our friend MP5 spent a few extra days in Rome to work on a new mural. Born in Naples but now... [Read more]

“Labyrinth” by Rustam Qbic for Art United Us in Kiev

streetartnews.net March 25, 2016

An impressive initiative Art United Us, recently took off in Kiev, Ukraine, with a new mural by Rustam Qbic. Planned as an international project that will... [Read more]

“PA_1191 – PA_1196” fresh invasions by Invader in Paris

streetartnews.net March 24, 2016

Constantly busy on the streets of Paris since over a decade, Invader just unveiled a series of new pieces around the city of Lights. From “PA_1191” to... [Read more]