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Breathing Room: A London Street Art Project by Dan Witz

hookedblog.co.uk June 22, 2016
Breathing Room: A London Street Art Project by Dan Witz

Hookedblog recently got the opportunity to visit Brooklyn based artist Dan Witz studio as he launched his new project on Kickstarter. Witz has visited London... [Read more]

Paris Update – Latest Mural Completed – Show Opens June 24!

obeygiant.com June 20, 2016
Paris Update – Latest Mural Completed – Show Opens June 24!

After a dismal day of several rain interruptions and one torrential downpour on Sat., we caught a break with a beautiful day yesterday, and I was able to... [Read more]

Clarion Alley Gets Official Website

stencilarchive.org June 19, 2016
Clarion Alley Gets Official Website

Stencil Archive News For almost 20 years, I have wandered down the Mission District's Clarion Alley (Clarion Alley Mural Project's (CAMP) new... [Read more]

Clarion Alley Gets Official Website

stencilarchive.org June 19, 2016
Clarion Alley Gets Official Website

Stencil Archive News For almost 20 years, I have wandered down the Mission District's Clarion Alley (Clarion Alley Mural Project's (CAMP) new... [Read more]

An as of yet untitled piece of public art I just...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com June 14, 2016
An as of yet untitled piece of public art I just completed. I...

An as of yet untitled piece of public art I just completed. I turn 44 on Thursday and I am quite glad I had this image to wrap up my year. The whole piece... [Read more]

Detail of an as of yet untitled piece of public art I...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com June 14, 2016
Detail of an as of yet untitled piece of public art I just...

Detail of an as of yet untitled piece of public art I just completed. I turn 44 on Thursday and I am quite glad I had this image to wrap up my year. The... [Read more]

Detail of an as of yet untitled piece of public art I...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com June 14, 2016
Detail of an as of yet untitled piece of public art I just...

Detail of an as of yet untitled piece of public art I just completed. I turn 44 on Thursday and I am quite glad I had this image to wrap up my year. The... [Read more]

Detail of an as of yet untitled piece of public art I...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com June 14, 2016
Detail of an as of yet untitled piece of public art I just...

Detail of an as of yet untitled piece of public art I just completed. I turn 44 on Thursday and I am quite glad I had this image to wrap up my year. The... [Read more]

Coney Art Walls Outdoor Museum of Street Art : 2016 Edition

hookedblog.co.uk June  7, 2016
Coney Art Walls Outdoor Museum of Street Art : 2016 Edition

It's been a a few months since we were last in New York, it's always fun to return to city and check out what's happening over here. We are looking forward... [Read more]

Prophets of Rage revealed!

obeygiant.com June  1, 2016
Prophets of Rage revealed!

This week the shroud of mystery around Prophets of Rage was revealed. Prophets of Rage is: Tom Morello, Tim Commerford, Brad Wilk, Chuck D, B-Real, and DJ... [Read more]

Prophets of Rage

obeygiant.com May 31, 2016
Prophets of Rage

I’m a huge fan of Public Enemy, Rage Against the Machine and Cypress Hill.  I’ve been honored to do projects with Chuck D of Public Enemy and Tom Morello of... [Read more]

Obey Clothing X The Joe Strummer Foundation

obeygiant.com May 26, 2016
Obey Clothing X The Joe Strummer Foundation

The Clash are my all-time favorite band and their frontman, Joe Strummer, is a hero of mine for his music, lyrics, wit, compassion for the underdog, and... [Read more]

Interview with Askem

senseslost.com May 22, 2016
Interview with Askem

Matthew J has recently posted an interview with the artist Askem (out of the UK). Askem’s work focuses primarily on Hip Hop and he’s even contributed to the... [Read more]

AMERICAN CIVICS: SHEPARD FAIREY X JIM MARSHALL ESTATE

obeygiant.com May 13, 2016
AMERICAN CIVICS: SHEPARD FAIREY X JIM MARSHALL ESTATE

The first-ever collaboration between Shepard and the estate of legendary photographer Jim Marshall, American Civics, debuts this month!  Shepard is... [Read more]

Adopt The Arts Benefit Auction THIS THURSDAY!

obeygiant.com May 10, 2016
Adopt The Arts Benefit Auction THIS THURSDAY!

 If you’re in Los Angeles and interested donating to keep art programs in public schools, then you should check out the Adopt the Arts benefit auction THIS... [Read more]

Montreal's MURAL Festival 2016 Edition

hookedblog.co.uk May  6, 2016
Montreal's MURAL Festival 2016 Edition

Montreal, Cananda — Last summer saw us here at Hookedblog taking to the skies and hitting North America for a #HookedblogonTour adventure. Following a short... [Read more]

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]

ALL GOOD IN THE WOOD mural by London artist Ronzo in Wood...

hookedblog.co.uk April 27, 2016
ALL GOOD IN THE WOOD mural by London artist Ronzo in Wood Street, E17

East London — Woodstreet Walls have been giving their neighbourhood a fresh lick of paint throughout their month long Paint Your London event (Previously on... [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]

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]

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]

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]

Broken Windows Policing Doesn't Work

stencilarchive.org June 24, 2016

Legal Information 'Broken windows' policing doesn’t bring down felonies, study saysNew York's police department believes that enforcing laws against... [Read more]

Tag a US Nat. Park, Redditors Will Find You

stencilarchive.org June 24, 2016

Legal Information Graffiti artist banned from 20% of US after Reddit users' investigation Casey Nocket banned from all US national parks and... [Read more]

“Downside Up” by Pejac in London

streetartnews.net June 23, 2016

Spanish artist Pejac recently spent couple of days working on his first series of public installations in London. Titled “Downside Up” these 4 sculptural... [Read more]

“Somebody is Watching You” by iNO in Greece

streetartnews.net June 19, 2016

Visual artist INO was commissioned to paint on the building of the biggest security company in Greece. INO created a large scale mural with a human wearing... [Read more]

Mural Festival ’16: Work in progress by Pantone, Natalia...

streetartnews.net June 15, 2016

Mural Festival 2016 has started in Montreal and artists are slowly taking over the streets surrounding the Boulevard Saint Laurent with new pieces. Located... [Read more]

“Self-Management” by Hyuro in Rome, Italy

streetartnews.net June 14, 2016

Our friend Hyuro is currently in Rome, Italy where she just finished working on a brand new piece entitled “Self-Management”. This wall is located next to... [Read more]

ROA – Hic Svnt Dracones (Here Be Dragons) – Melbourne 2016

streetartnews.net June 14, 2016

I first met ROA at the Outpost Project in Sydney in 2011 and enjoyed a brief exchange with him as he was high up on a scissor lift painting a large mural... [Read more]

PREVIEW – The Bushwick Collective 5th Anniversary Gallery...

streetartnews.net June  3, 2016

The Bushwick Collective is celebrating five years of beautifying the Jefferson stop off the L train in Bushwick Brooklyn with blocks upon blocks of murals by... [Read more]

Kenor Paints a Whole Train in Kiev, Ukraine

streetartnews.net May 24, 2016

As a part of the ongoing ArtUnitedUs project, Kenor recently spent some time in Kiev, Ukraine, creating his contribution for the event. Taking a bit... [Read more]

Artist Interview: Ernest Zacharevic

streetartnews.net May 19, 2016

Experimentation lies at the heart of ZACH’s style, with the only constant being the dedication to his ever-changing concepts. He removes the restriction of... [Read more]

Coverage: James Reka “Mirage” exhibition @ Paris’ Galerie...

streetartnews.net May 13, 2016

For his very first solo exhibition at the Mathgoth Gallery, Reka offers his public to dive into a “Mirage”. Swaying, almost aquatic and often very feminine... [Read more]

St+art India: Interview with Festival Curator Giulia Ambrogi

streetartnews.net May 11, 2016

St+art Festival is a collaborative platform for street artists working on the idea of ‘Art for Everyone’ with the primary objective of making art accessible... [Read more]

Hendrik Beikirch New Mural in Brunssum, The Netherlands

streetartnews.net May  3, 2016

German artist Hendrik Beikirch aka ECB is continuing travelling around the world and creating gigantic portraits of people he meets on his travels. After... [Read more]

Fifth Wall TV EP006 - Copyright & Street Art

Having heard about a series of recent cases of copyright infringement from public art Doug over at Fifth Wall TV wanted to scratch the surface of how... [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]

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]