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Ever New Mural In Richmond, USA

streetartnews.net August 12, 2013
Ever New Mural In Richmond, USA

Ever was recently in Richmond, USA for the Richmond Mural Project where he worked on this new mural. Entitled "La Comunidad", the Argentinian artist painted... [Read more]

Angry Woebots New Mural In Richmond, USA

streetartnews.net August  3, 2013
Angry Woebots New Mural In Richmond, USA

While we last heard from him a few weeks ago in Hawaii (covered), Angry Woebots was also in Richmond, USA for the Richmond Mural Project. Using minimal... [Read more]

Andrew Hem New Mural In Richmond, USA

streetartnews.net August  2, 2013
Andrew Hem New Mural In Richmond, USA

In town for the Richmond Mural Project organised by Art Whino, Andrew Hem recently completed his first mural in Richmond, USA. Andrew painted this awesome... [Read more]

Stormie Mills New Street Pieces In Richmond, USA

streetartnews.net August  1, 2013
Stormie Mills New Street Pieces In Richmond, USA

Here are some gems from the Australian based artist Stormie Mills. Currenly in Richmond, USA for the ongoing Richmond Mural Project, Stormie Mills painted... [Read more]

Natalia Rak New Mural In Richmond, USA

streetartnews.net July 31, 2013
Natalia Rak New Mural In Richmond, USA

After a wall in Poland last month, Natalia Rak recently landed in the United States for the Richmond Mural Project organised by Art Whino. Using bold... [Read more]

Etam Cru New Mural In Richmond, USA

streetartnews.net July 30, 2013
Etam Cru New Mural In Richmond, USA

While we last heard from them in Sofia, Bulgaria (covered), Etam Cru are now in North America where they just completed this piece in Richmond. In town for... [Read more]

Gaia New Mural In Richmond, USA

streetartnews.net July 19, 2013
Gaia New Mural In Richmond, USA

Constantly travelling the world, Gaia is now back in the states where he just completed this new mural somewhere on the streets of Richmond, USA. In town for... [Read more]

Melbourne Monthly Madness – April 2013

blog.vandalog.com May 28, 2013
Melbourne Monthly Madness – April 2013

Another massive month in Melbourne in April with some great events, shows and work on the streets. This month I’ve also decided to include a bit more on... [Read more]

D*FACE - New World Disorder - London (June)

D*FACE - New World Disorder - London (June)

D*FACE | New World Disorder | StolenSpace GalleryThe Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, London E1 6QLDate: 7th – 23rd June 2013'Not a lot of people can reach... [Read more]

1708 Gallery’s 23rd Annual Art Auction

obeygiant.com April  5, 2013
1708 Gallery’s 23rd Annual Art Auction

If you’re in Richmond VA this Saturday, please join Shepard and our friends at 1708 Gallery this Saturday!  For more information and tickets, please visit... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: l)()WN Family Farmhouse

jermalism.blogspot.com January 15, 2013
Abandonment Issues: l)()WN Family Farmhouse

The newly engaged and sober couple close the doors on their brand new car and walk toward a red brick farmhouse in rural Ontario, Canada. I find myself... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: l)()WN Family Farmhouse

jermalism.blogspot.ie January 15, 2013
Abandonment Issues: l)()WN Family Farmhouse

The newly engaged and sober couple close the doors on their brand new car and walk toward a red brick farmhouse on the outskirts of a tiny hamlet in... [Read more]

Tattoo Tuesday No. 221

senseslost.com December 11, 2012
Tattoo Tuesday No. 221

For this week’s Tattoo Tuesday we’ve got a new school rib cage tattoo done by the artist Jesse Smith from Richmond, Virginia. [Read more]

KEEP MONEY OUT x WINNER: LANDON Wix

obeygiant.com October 29, 2012
KEEP MONEY OUT x WINNER: LANDON Wix

As many of you know, I am very passionate about combatting the corrupting influence of money in politics. I helped to judge the #KEEPMONEYOUT art contest and... [Read more]

Spotlight: James Bell

beautifulcrime.com September 10, 2012
Spotlight: James Bell

Hot on the cultural heels of the Association of Photographers’ online group exhibition, ‘British Spirit’ comes a solo show from acclaimed contemporary... [Read more]

Spotlight: James Bell

beautifulcrime.com September 10, 2012
Spotlight: James Bell

Hot on the cultural heels of the Association of Photographers’ online group exhibition, ‘British Spirit’ comes a solo show from acclaimed contemporary... [Read more]

Preview Alex “HENSE” Brewer “Spray” Solo Exhibition

graffuturism.com September  9, 2012
Preview Alex “HENSE” Brewer “Spray” Solo Exhibition

We are excited to see new work from Alex “Hense” Brewer. Hense is another example of today’s top graffiti artist becoming one of today’s top contemporary... [Read more]

Interview: Jeff Soto

blog.vandalog.com August 30, 2012
Interview: Jeff Soto

Jeff Soto will be opening his fourth solo show at Jonathan LeVine Gallery on September 8th, alongside the simultaneous solo shows of Audrey Kawasaki and... [Read more]

RICHMOND (US) -the Richmond Mural project (by ROA !)

stencils.tumblr.com August 30, 2012
RICHMOND (US) -the Richmond Mural project (by ROA !)

RICHMOND (US) -the Richmond Mural project (by ROA !) [Read more]

G40 Art Summit

gggexhibit.com April  4, 2012
G40 Art Summit

As part of its series of events, the G40 Summit heads to Richmond, Virginia this week for the “opening event of the city’s soon to be announced official art... [Read more]

Pre-Party for RVA Street Art Festival This Wednesday -...

richmond.com August 20, 2013

Pre-Party for RVA Street Art Festival This WednesdayRichmond.comEveryone is invited to the “Paint the Walls Pre-Party” to tour this year's site at the old... [Read more]

Food Truck Fight: Vote for Round One Part III - Richmond.com

richmond.com August 19, 2013

Food Truck Fight: Vote for Round One Part IIIRichmond.comThe winners will compete at the RVA Street Art Festival on Sept. 14. Vote now on these match-ups:... [Read more]

Lohmann: Artist uses kindness to power her new mural -...

timesdispatch.com August 15, 2013

Lohmann: Artist uses kindness to power her new muralRichmond Times Dispatch (blog)The public art, in general, is dressing up our urban landscape and bringing... [Read more]

Artist uses kindness to power her new mural - Richmond...

timesdispatch.com August 15, 2013

Artist uses kindness to power her new muralRichmond Times Dispatch (blog)The public art, in general, is dressing up our urban landscape and bringing some... [Read more]

RVA's kindness stories to power street art installation -...

rvanews.com August  9, 2013

RVANews RVA's kindness stories to power street art installationRVANewsLOHK. In a new kind of art that combines storytelling, human connection, and... [Read more]

City of Richmond, VA Fights Crime with Mural ArtCulture -...

2paragraphs.com August  7, 2013

2paragraphs.com City of Richmond, VA Fights Crime with Mural ArtCulture2paragraphs.comHeaded by Shane Pomajambo, owner of the street art gallery Art... [Read more]

RVA Street Art Earns Spot on Buzzfeed Best Street Art in...

richmond.com August  5, 2013

RVA Street Art Earns Spot on Buzzfeed Best Street Art in the World 2013 ListRichmond.comThirteen top street artists from all over the world are painting 20... [Read more]

Caydon kicks in to Fighting Tiger Fund round - Richmond

richmondfc.com.au August  5, 2013

Caydon kicks in to Fighting Tiger Fund roundRichmond... but would like to support the FTF, click here to donate. Other activities on the MCG concourse... [Read more]

Richmond gets a nod for 'Best street art in the world' -...

wtvr.com August  2, 2013

Richmond gets a nod for 'Best street art in the world'wtvr.comRICHMOND, Va. (WTVR)–With all the brilliant street art adorning Richmond walls, it's really no... [Read more]

Program's students connect with legacy of Maggie Walker -...

timesdispatch.com July 14, 2013

Program's students connect with legacy of Maggie WalkerRichmond Times DispatchWhen Ivana Ross, a high school student in Chester, walked into what used to be... [Read more]

Out in the Open - Richmond magazine

richmondmagazine.com June 12, 2013

Out in the OpenRichmond magazineCouncilwoman Graziano withdrew her opposition and now supports the commission; Councilman Tyler was defeated in the last... [Read more]

Council knit amused after parking wardens take yarnbomb...

Richmond and Twickenham Times Council knit amused after parking wardens take yarnbomb to police stationRichmond and Twickenham TimesThe council,... [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]

OBEY THE GIANT - The Shepard Fairey Story

blog.ulamongedesigns.com April 23, 2013

OBEY THE GIANT - The Shepard Fairey Story from Julian Marshall on Vimeo. This film is based on the true story of Shepard Fairey's first act of street art... [Read more]

130 New Stencil Photos for the Stencil Archives

stencilarchive.org April  7, 2013

Stencil Archive News Thanks for the submissions: Esmeralda, Amanda, Raven, Xsacto, Eleni, and Brian Music to upload to: Nick Cave and the Bad... [Read more]

April First Fridays Artwalk - Richmond.com

richmond.com April  4, 2013

April First Fridays ArtwalkRichmond.comShepard Fairey himself will be at 1708 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. and they'll be selling special limited edition... [Read more]

Street artist Shepard Fairey at First Fridays - wtvr.com

wtvr.com April  4, 2013

wtvr.com Street artist Shepard Fairey at First Fridayswtvr.comFor its 23rd annual art auction, MIXOLOGY, the 1708 Gallery welcomes acclaimed street... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey Will Be at 1708 Gallery For First Fridays!...

richmond.com April  3, 2013

Shepard Fairey Will Be at 1708 Gallery For First Fridays!Richmond.comShepard Fairey became a huge figure in the street art scene in the late 80'swith his... [Read more]

TEDxRVA: Richmond Creative Community On Display -...

richmond.com March 25, 2013

TEDxRVA: Richmond Creative Community On DisplayRichmond.comRichmond artist Ed Trask, who's artistic imprint and murals were all over the walls of the Power... [Read more]

RVA Street Art Festival to Return in September -...

richmond.com March 21, 2013

RVA Street Art Festival to Return in SeptemberRichmond.comThe RVA Street Art Festival will mainly be held outside of the buildings and will not have access... [Read more]

2013 RVA Street Art Festival to revitalize GRTC property...

wtvr.com March 20, 2013

wtvr.com 2013 RVA Street Art Festival to revitalize GRTC propertywtvr.comRICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – The RVA Street Art Festival returns to Richmond this... [Read more]

RVA Street Art Festival Returns in September - Richmond.com

richmond.com March 20, 2013

RVA Street Art Festival Returns in SeptemberRichmond.comMore from the release: The RVA Street Art Festival will return to Richmond in September with the goal... [Read more]

More Speakers Announced for TEDxRVA, Tickets Already Sold...

richmond.com February 12, 2013

More Speakers Announced for TEDxRVA, Tickets Already Sold OutRichmond.comThe event will be held around the Richmond Floodwall and site of the RVA Street Art... [Read more]

Mayor to visit arts project - The Northern Echo

thenorthernecho.co.uk February  7, 2013

Mayor to visit arts projectThe Northern EchoWork created by participants of the Openart Studio will be displayed in exhibitions at The Bridge, Darlington's... [Read more]

Mayor to visit arts project - Darlington and Stockton Times

darlingtonandstocktontimes.co.uk February  7, 2013

Mayor to visit arts projectDarlington and Stockton TimesWork created by participants of the Openart Studio will be displayed in exhibitions at The Bridge,... [Read more]

TED Talks Are Coming to Richmond. - Richmond.com

richmond.com January  8, 2013

TED Talks Are Coming to Richmond.Richmond.comThis innovative, day-long event will take place in and around the 1894 coal plant that powered the nation's... [Read more]

Oakland Might Get Tough on Graffiti

stencilarchive.org November 22, 2012

Legal Information Going After Graffiti A new law proposed by Oakland's city attorney would impose fines on both taggers and property owners.By J.... [Read more]

Why Richmond, Why?!? Filthy Canal at Brown's Island -...

www2.richmond.com October 29, 2012

Why Richmond, Why?!? Filthy Canal at Brown's IslandRichmond.comObviously its not completely blocked, there is water in it, but its so low around Brown's... [Read more]

Proposed new Graffiti Management Policy in the City of...

imagestoliveby.com October 26, 2012

Not much blogging in the last few months – apologies, but I have been working on my (academic) book about street art… Anyway, I’m back in order to let... [Read more]

Lohmann: A tunnel, a tragedy and the power of art -...

www2.timesdispatch.com October 22, 2012

Lohmann: A tunnel, a tragedy and the power of artRichmond Times DispatchThis past spring, he spearheaded the RVA Street Art Festival that brought in more... [Read more]