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Review: “Don1, the King from Queens” by Louie Gasparro

blog.vandalog.com September 25, 2014
Review: “Don1, the King from Queens” by Louie Gasparro

Note from the editor: Just want to say thanks to my friend Jay “J.SON” Edlin (author of Graffiti 365) for writing this book review on a topic that he’s much... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Prison For Women

jermalism.blogspot.fr April  8, 2014
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]

Welling Court Mural Project launches fourth year

blog.vandalog.com June 18, 2013
Welling Court Mural Project launches fourth year

Caleb Neelon Ad Hoc Art has brought dozens of artists to the Welling Court community in Astoria, Queens, transforming it into a first-rate open air museum.... [Read more]

Icy And Sot New Mural In New York City, USA

streetartnews.net June 17, 2013
Icy And Sot New Mural In New York City, USA

After a first piece in Brooklyn last week (covered), Icy and Sot are still in New York City where they just completed this new piece in Queens. As usual with... [Read more]

TOOFLY and Meres at 5Pointz

blog.vandalog.com May 26, 2013
TOOFLY and Meres at 5Pointz

Recently, Toofly and Meres collaborated on this piece at the Queens graffiti mecca 5Pointz. These New York City natives were introduced to graffiti at young... [Read more]

New films and a Kickstarter from Dega Films

blog.vandalog.com May  7, 2013
New films and a Kickstarter from Dega Films

Brooklyn-based Dega Films launched a Kickstarter last week to fund their upcoming series of street art films, Wild In The Streets. To me, the series looks... [Read more]

Exhibition Opening: Jovan Karlo Villalba - Restored...

5piecesgallery.blogspot.com March 17, 2013
Exhibition Opening: Jovan Karlo Villalba - Restored Compositions

We are pleased to announce the opening of the exhibition "Restored Compositions" by Jovan Karlo Villalba on http://bit.ly/AyhNj9!The issue of the project... [Read more]

Exhibition: “Last of the Hollywood Africans: Toxic,...

ukstreetart.co.uk February  9, 2013
Exhibition: “Last of the Hollywood Africans: Toxic, Rammellzee and Jean-Michel Basquiat”

An exhibition featuring art from Toxic the only surviving member of a powerful and hugely influential group, whose story is told using the narrative of... [Read more]

Winter Mural Project at Bushwick Five Points: Stik,...

streetartnyc.org December 17, 2012
Winter Mural Project at Bushwick Five Points: Stik, Zimad, Alice Mizrachi, Col, Danielle Mastrion, Bowz, Icy & Sot, Gilf!, See One & LNY

Coordinated by Joe Ficalora and See One, the Winter Mural Project brought over ten artists together this past Saturday to Troutman and Wyckoff at Bushwick... [Read more]

‘Drag Queens, Rent Boys, Pick Pockets, Junkies, Rockstars...

beautifulcrime.com December  3, 2012
‘Drag Queens, Rent Boys, Pick Pockets, Junkies, Rockstars and Punks’ – Leee Black Childers

David Bowie taken by Leee Black Childers 5th – 22nd December 2012 Photographer Leee Black Childers was an active witness to one of the most exciting,... [Read more]

‘Drag Queens, Rent Boys, Pick Pockets, Junkies, Rockstars...

beautifulcrime.com December  3, 2012
‘Drag Queens, Rent Boys, Pick Pockets, Junkies, Rockstars and Punks’ – Leee Black Childers

David Bowie taken by Leee Black Childers 5th – 22nd December 2012 Photographer Leee Black Childers was an active witness to one of the most exciting,... [Read more]

CYCLE at Weldon Arts in Bushwick and on NYC Streets

streetartnyc.org November 23, 2012
CYCLE at Weldon Arts in Bushwick and on NYC Streets

Long acclaimed for his iconic graffiti, infectious images, and skilled graphic design, Cycle continues to gain recognition and respect in the fine art world.... [Read more]

TALES FROM THE UNDERGROUND

mtn-world.com October 25, 2012
TALES FROM THE UNDERGROUND

My name is Jason aka Terror161. I was a graffiti writer from 1973 until 1984 in New york city, and did my last train in 1988. I travelled in a lot of... [Read more]

Streets: RIME, DG, and TOPER

arrestedmotion.com October 16, 2012
Streets: RIME, DG, and TOPER

After working with TOPER on a collaboration in New York back in July (covered), RIME (aka Jersey Joe) has joined forces again with the Queens-based SMART... [Read more]

Speaking with KR.ONE

streetartnyc.org October  4, 2012
Speaking with KR.ONE

As passionate today as he was back in the 70’s when he was making his mark on a range of public surfaces, Louis Gasparro aka KR.ONE recently shared some of... [Read more]

When I was a writer…

florenceblanchard.com October  3, 2012
When I was a writer…

…I used to be all city. ↓Queens 2005   ↓Manhattan 2003?   ↓Brooklyn 2005   ↓Bronx 2004 [Read more]

NYC’s Stylish Trucks & Vans – from the Whimsical to the...

streetartnyc.org October  2, 2012
NYC’s Stylish Trucks & Vans – from the Whimsical to the Wild, Part III: Cycle, Karate147, KR.ONE, Meres, Nutso, Optimo Primo, Paul Richard, TMNK & Wane

This is the third in a series of ongoing posts featuring the diverse range of stylish trucks and vans that strike NYC streets:  Cycle parked in Bushwick... [Read more]

Speaking with Alice Mizrachi

streetartnyc.org September 27, 2012
Speaking with Alice Mizrachi

Queens native Alice Mizrachi, aka AM, is an artist, curator, educator and community organizer whose artwork is not only on walls throughout New York City and... [Read more]

Streets: SABER – “Skytagging” (New York)

arrestedmotion.com September 24, 2012
Streets: SABER – “Skytagging” (New York)

Earlier this morning, we gave you a heads up about SABER (interviewed) taking to the skies of New York CIty. Later at approximately 1:30pm he launched his... [Read more]

Kram – New York, USA

project2565.com September 23, 2012
Kram – New York, USA

5Pointz. Queens. [Read more]

Klassenfahrt USA

flying-fortress.blogspot.ie July  6, 2012
Klassenfahrt USA

One hundred and one photo.Big shout outs to MightyTanaka, Chris+Veng, Scien+Klor, Revok, Rime, 1XRUN, Matt Eaton, Wane, Shank, Cope2, Logan Hicks,... [Read more]

Gaia in Baltimore and Queens

Gaia in Baltimore and Queens

New works by Gaia. Photos courtesy of the artist.  Baltimore  Queens [Read more]

Gaia / Sten & Lex at Brooklynite

birdgunblog.blogspot.ie October 13, 2010
Gaia / Sten & Lex at Brooklynite

This weekend (10.16.2010) Brooklynite Gallery is hosting Sten & Lex along with Gaia. This should be a sweet show and worth checking out (especially since as... [Read more]

Billy Idol will release 'Kings & Queens of the...

news.google.com August 29, 2014

Audio Ink Radio Billy Idol will release 'Kings » [Read more]

Billy Idol, il nuovo album “Kings & Queens of the...

news.google.com August 28, 2014

Outune.net Billy Idol, il nuovo album “Kings in uscita il 21 ...Outune.net... novembre 2014 al Fabrique di Milano. Di seguito tracklist e artwork del... [Read more]

'Kings & Queens of the Underground', el regreso de Billy...

news.google.com August 26, 2014

rockNvivo 'Kings y del disco navideño Happy Holidays (2006)-, fue creado por Shepard Fairey, el artista urbano apodado como OBEY, famoso por el retrato... [Read more]

Billy Idol to release new album in October - Newstalk ZB

news.google.com August 26, 2014

Newstalk ZB Billy Idol to release new album in OctoberNewstalk ZBThe cover art was designed by street artist and graphic designer Shepard Fairey. 'Kings... [Read more]

Billy Idol: Alles über sein neues Album “Kings & Queens...

news.google.com August 26, 2014

Billy Idol: Alles über sein neues Album “Kings klatsch-tratsch.deDas Artwork von 'Kings enkünstler und Grafik-Designer Shepard Fairey entworfen. Das Album... [Read more]

Creating Art With Dave Smith - Western Queens Gazette

qgazette.com July 17, 2013

Creating Art With Dave SmithWestern Queens GazetteStreet art very much tries to make art that appeals to people. I feel like the whole modern art movement... [Read more]

Demolition of New York Graffiti Center 5Pointz on Track...

blogs.artinfo.com June 10, 2013

In the Air, Art+Auction's Gossip Column (blog) Demolition of New York Graffiti Center 5Pointz on Track Despite Community ...In the Air, Art+Auction's... [Read more]

25 people shot in 48 hours in NYC this weekend - Daily...

dailycaller.com June  3, 2013

Daily Caller 25 people shot in 48 hours in NYC this weekendDaily CallerGun violence broke out this weekend across New York City. Twenty-five people... [Read more]

Queens Of The Stone Age: Josh Homme comes back from the...

guardian.co.uk June  1, 2013

The Guardian Queens Of The Stone Age: Josh Homme comes back from the brinkThe GuardianHomme chanced upon Boneface's work in the street art magazine... [Read more]

Locals Are Irate Over Plans To Turn A New York City Art...

businessinsider.com May 23, 2013

Business Insider Locals Are Irate Over Plans To Turn A New York City Art Mecca Into Luxury ...Business Insider"5Pointz is an incubator of fresh... [Read more]

New plans for 5 Pointz start to roll - Queens Chronicle

qchron.com May  2, 2013

New plans for 5 Pointz start to rollQueens ChronicleThe property owners of the dilapidated Long Island City building that is legally covered with graffiti... [Read more]

CityLeaks Preview presents Maya Hayuk

cityleaks-festival.com April 30, 2013

Mural [tabcontent name=start] The American artist Maya Hayuk kicks off CityLeaks Urban Art Festival 2013 with an exciting solo show and a massive... [Read more]

Urban Redesign - SF Weekly (blog)

blogs.sfweekly.com April 13, 2013

SF Weekly (blog) Urban RedesignSF Weekly (blog)Then came Skewville, the street-art duo from Queens. As kids, the twins had thrown up plenty of shoes... [Read more]

Brand new approach - New Straits Times

nst.com.my March 12, 2013

Brand new approachNew Straits TimesThen there's the collaboration with Krink, the street-art phenomenon based in Brooklyn. Krink is the brainchild of KR or... [Read more]

Banksy for Sale

monorex.com February 22, 2013

Banksy’s image of a child labourer became a common sight last year during the Queens Jubilee with many news sites and magazines picking it up, and its back... [Read more]

SideTour: Experiential Currency in your Hometown - Tech...

tech.co January 17, 2013

SideTour: Experiential Currency in your HometownTech CocktailFrom private drive events with Tesla Motors, to learning about street art in Queens, to... [Read more]

New Owen Dippie show - SunLive (blog)

sunlive.co.nz January 11, 2013

SunLive (blog) New Owen Dippie showSunLive (blog)In a Nike 'just do it' moment in 2006 Owen decided on a short two week visit to New York to see and... [Read more]

Graffiti In Queens: 1990s and 2012 (Video) - Birthplace...

birthplacemag.com January  5, 2013

Birthplace Magazine Graffiti In Queens: 1990s and 2012 (Video)Birthplace MagazineWe always look to showcase all the aspects of hip hop culture and... [Read more]

Graffiti headache at State Pavilion - Queens Chronicle

qchron.com January  3, 2013

Graffiti headache at State PavilionQueens ChronicleThe vandalism — or street art, depending on whom you ask — has frustrated a motley crew of... [Read more]

Chris Jordan “Locost Queue” Debuts from a Tower in Queens

brooklynstreetart.com December 13, 2012

New Yorkers will stand in line for many things; heavily frosted confections from the Cupcake Cafe, the new iPhone 17, or the chance to rub against a sweaty... [Read more]

Images of the Week: 12.09.12

brooklynstreetart.com December  9, 2012

Here’s our weekly interview with the streets, this week featuring Cruz, Herakut, How Nosm, Jesse Hazelip, Jilly Ballistic, MCity, Nether, RISK, Sonata, Trip,... [Read more]

Images of the Week 04.11.12

brooklynstreetart.com November  4, 2012

This was a tough week for New York and we’re still struggling to recover from the Hurricane whose name we’re tired of saying. We have every reason to believe... [Read more]

PENNY - Kissing Queens is now available in the store for...

bruisedforlife.blogspot.ie September  5, 2010

http://bruised.bigcartel.com/product/penny-kissing-queens-food-fight [Read more]