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Miniature stencil works in London by Italian street...

hookedblog.co.uk February  3, 2016
Miniature stencil works in London by Italian street artist Alice Pasquini

This week has seen the welcome return to the streets of London from Italian street artist Alice Pasquini. We last caught up with the Rome based street artist... [Read more]

“Uma Cabra” by Bordalo II in Rome, Italy

feedproxy.google.com January 27, 2016
“Uma Cabra” by Bordalo II in Rome, Italy

After a few days of work, Bordalo II just wrapped up a brand new street installation close to the Station Termini in Rome, Italy. Entitled “Uma Cabra”, the... [Read more]

“Basket Court” by Alberonero in Rome

streetartnews.net January 11, 2016
“Basket Court” by Alberonero in Rome

Constantly traveling around the world to create new works, Alberonero is back in Italy where he teamed up with Studio Volante to create this new street... [Read more]

Lek & Sowat unveil an installation at the Villa Medici in...

streetartnews.net December  2, 2015
Lek & Sowat unveil an installation at the Villa Medici in Rome

To launch their one year residency at the legendary Villa Medici in Rome, Italy, Lek s work seem to wrap around Giambologna’s Mercury sculpture while leaving... [Read more]

Blu creates a fantastic mural at Casa Dei Pazzi in Rome,...

streetartnews.net October 28, 2015
Blu creates a fantastic mural at Casa Dei Pazzi in Rome, Italy

After a rather long break, Blu is back in Italy with a fantastic new piece of work which was just completed on the streets of Rome.Painting without a lift... [Read more]

Martin Whatson creates an indoor installation in Rome, Italy

streetartnews.net October 13, 2015
Martin Whatson creates an indoor installation in Rome, Italy

Our buddy Martin Whatson recently visited the lovely of Rome in Italy where he was given the chance to work on a new indoor installation.Geared with stencils... [Read more]

Opening night at the Rome International Photography Festival

romephotoblog.com October  8, 2015
Opening night at the Rome International Photography Festival

Opening night at the Rome International Photography Festival Oct 08, 2015 @ 19:29 Perpetua [Read more]

‘Supernova’ by @tommaso_garavini One of three rooms I...

romephotoblog.com October  4, 2015
‘Supernova’ by @tommaso_garavini One of three rooms I curated for the Rome pavillion of @outdoorfestivalroma Open Fri to Sun through Oct 31.

‘Supernova’ by @tommaso_garavini One of three rooms I curated for the Rome pavillion of @outdoorfestivalroma Open Fri to Sun through Oct 31. Oct 04, 2015 @... [Read more]

Herakut creates a new mural in Rome, Italy

streetartnews.net October  2, 2015
Herakut creates a new mural in Rome, Italy

German duo Herakut spent some time in sunny Italy where they had the chance to work on the side of a huge building in Rome.In town for the Street Heart... [Read more]

Guido Van Helten for Big City Life in Rome, Italy

streetartnews.net July 22, 2015
Guido Van Helten for Big City Life in Rome, Italy

After Ukraine and Kiev, Guido Van Helten is now in Italy where he was invited by the guys from Big City Life to work on a large mural in the district of Tor... [Read more]

Rome from a window (Termini as seen from the window of...

romephotoblog.com June 24, 2015
Rome from a window (Termini as seen from the window of the tram).

Rome from a window (Termini as seen from the window of the tram). Jun 24, 2015 @ 14:59 Amaro [Read more]

2501 creates a massive piece in Rome for his solo show at...

streetartnews.net June  3, 2015
2501 creates a massive piece in Rome for his solo show at Wunderkammern Gallery

The district of Pigneto in Rome is proud to welcome a beautiful new addition to its landscape with this stunning piece by 2501.It took about a week for the... [Read more]

"Pueblo" a new street installation by Edoardo Tresoldi in...

streetartnews.net June  2, 2015
"Pueblo" a new street installation by Edoardo Tresoldi in Siena, Italy

Our friend Edoardo Tresoldi was recently invited to create a new installation in Siena, a city in Italy’s central Tuscany which is distinguished by its... [Read more]

Dulk paints a super cute mural in Rome, Italy

streetartnews.net April 28, 2015
Dulk paints a super cute mural in Rome, Italy

Dulk recently flew to Italy to participate in the Street Heart Festival curated by Marta Gargiulo and VARSI on the streets of Rome.Painting in the district... [Read more]

Etnik paints a new piece on the streets of Rome, Italy

streetartnews.net April 11, 2015
Etnik paints a new piece on the streets of Rome, Italy

While we last heard from him in Trento, Etnik is now in Rome where he just finished working on a brand new mural. Painting in the district of Torpignattara... [Read more]

Jericho paints a new mural in Rome, Italy for Big City Life

streetartnews.net March 27, 2015
Jericho paints a new mural in Rome, Italy for Big City Life

After several productions from Reka or Pantonio, the Big City Life Project in Rome welcomes yet another fantastic piece with this artwork from... [Read more]

Agostino Iacurci paints a new piece in Rome, Italy

streetartnews.net March 22, 2015
Agostino Iacurci paints a new piece in Rome, Italy

Here comes Agostino Iacurci's latest piece on the streets of Rome entitled "Clear Sky on the Pink House"  which is part of the excellent "Light Up Torpigna"... [Read more]

Release: Faith47 Equinox Release "The Hidden Years:...

streetartnews.net March 21, 2015
Release: Faith47 Equinox Release "The Hidden Years: Volume Two"

Our friend Faith47 just released the second edition of her collectable series of intimate books and screen prints. "The Hidden Years: Volume Two" is a... [Read more]

The Hidden Years book: Volume Two by Faith47

hookedblog.co.uk March 19, 2015
The Hidden Years book: Volume Two by Faith47

South African artist Faith47 will be releasing the second in a personal collectable series of self published zines and limited edition mini screen prints.... [Read more]

Coverage: Borondo "Memento Mori" Book Launch in Rome, Italy

streetartnews.net March 18, 2015
Coverage: Borondo "Memento Mori" Book Launch in Rome, Italy

After the successful opening of his monumental exhibition "Animal" in London at RexRomae, Borondo is back in Rome, Italy where he launched his new book... [Read more]

Hitnes creates a series of new murals in Rome, Italy

streetartnews.net March 11, 2015
Hitnes creates a series of new murals in Rome, Italy

Italian muralist Hitnes just unveiled a fantastic series of animal-based pieces in the district of San Basilio of Rome, Italy for the Sanba Street Art... [Read more]

Pantonio creates a new piece in Rome, Italy

streetartnews.net February 28, 2015
Pantonio creates a new piece in Rome, Italy

Portuguese artist Pantonio is currently in Italy where he just finished working on a massive new mural somewhere on the streets of Rome.In town for the... [Read more]

Millo creates a new mural on the streets of Battipaglia,...

streetartnews.net February 24, 2015
Millo creates a new mural on the streets of Battipaglia, Italy

Millo just sent us a brand new series of images from his latest artwork which was recently completed on the side of a building in the city of Battipaglia in... [Read more]

Ludo creates a new series of pieces in China

streetartnews.net February 22, 2015
Ludo creates a new series of pieces in China

While you were discovering his recent new works in Rome, Ludo was already on his way to China, to work on his upcoming solo show in Shanghai end of... [Read more]

Reka paints a massive mural on the streets of Rome, Italy

streetartnews.net February 20, 2015
Reka paints a massive mural on the streets of Rome, Italy

Our friend REKA spent the last few days on the lovely streets of Rome in Italy where he brought some of his magic to the district of Tormarancia. Entitled... [Read more]

Ludo brings a new series of pieces to the streets of Rome...

streetartnews.net February 15, 2015
Ludo brings a new series of pieces to the streets of Rome in Italy

While we last heard from him in London a few days ago, Ludo is now in Southern Europe where he just finished working on some new pieces on the streets of... [Read more]

Stanze, Reinventing Renaissance Rooms

romephotoblog.com February 11, 2015
Stanze, Reinventing Renaissance Rooms

I was thrilled to be asked by the director of Temple University Rome Gallery, Shara Wasserman, to curate an exhibition.  Inspired by the form of the... [Read more]

Work in progress by Alice Pasquini. Almost ready for...

romephotoblog.com February 11, 2015
Work in progress by Alice Pasquini. Almost ready for Stanze, opening Feb 17 at Temple University Rome @alicepasquini

Work in progress by Alice Pasquini. Almost ready for Stanze, opening Feb 17 at Temple University Rome @alicepasquini Feb 11, 2015 @ 18:34 Aden [Read more]

Seth Globepainter paints a new mural in Rome, Italy

streetartnews.net February 10, 2015
Seth Globepainter paints a new mural in Rome, Italy

Seth Globepainter is currently in Italy where he just finished working on a brand new piece in the Tor Marancia district of Rome. In town for a few days,... [Read more]

Alice Pasquini visits London

hookedblog.co.uk December 27, 2014
Alice Pasquini visits London

Earlier this month we caught up with Rome based artist Alice Pasquini who was in town to speak at this years 3 day Graffiti Sessions conference taking place... [Read more]

Artist Interview: Sten Lex

streetartnews.net December 26, 2014
Artist Interview: Sten Lex

Sten Lex is a duo of artists from Rome and Taranto in Italy. Both born in 1982, they work together since 2000. Considered as the pioneers of urban stencil in... [Read more]

Blu unveils a majestic mural on Via Del Porto Fluviale in...

streetartnews.net November 24, 2014
Blu unveils a majestic mural on Via Del Porto Fluviale in Rome, Italy

While we brought you some exclusive pictures over a year ago (covered), Blu has finally wrapped up his newest piece on the streets of Rome.Two years in the... [Read more]

Faith47 paints "Madonna Mia Proteggimi", a new piece in...

streetartnews.net November 14, 2014
Faith47 paints "Madonna Mia Proteggimi", a new piece in Rome, Italy

Faith47 recently spent some time in Italy where she was invited by the Outdoor Festival to paint a new piece on the streets of Rome.Entitled "Madonna Mia... [Read more]

ROA creates a new piece on the streets of Rome in Italy

streetartnews.net November  5, 2014
ROA creates a new piece on the streets of Rome in Italy

ROA is currently in Rome, Italy where he successfully opened his new solo exhibition with Dorothy Circus Gallery.Of course, it's without any surprise that... [Read more]

The 10 Most Popular Street Art Pieces of October 2014

streetartnews.net November  2, 2014
The 10 Most Popular Street Art Pieces of October 2014

1. Banksy - UK November is upon us, and it's time for the October instalment of our monthly Top 10 most popular street art pieces on StreetArtNews (ranking... [Read more]

Etam Cru paints a huge mural in Rome

streetartnews.net October 30, 2014
Etam Cru paints a huge mural in Rome

Sainer from Etam Cru are currently in Rome for the opening of their first solo show in Italy @ Varsi gallery on 30th of October. During their stay in the... [Read more]

Blu creates a large new mural in Rome, Italy

streetartnews.net October 30, 2014
Blu creates a large new mural in Rome, Italy

While we last heard from him last month with a tribute to Fabrizio Ceruso, Blu is back in Rome where he just wrapped up this massive new piece.Without any... [Read more]

Thomas Canto creates a sculptural installation for...

streetartnews.net October 29, 2014
Thomas Canto creates a sculptural installation for Outdoor urban art festival in Rome

French artist Thomas Canto recently created this interesting sculptural installation for Outdoor urban art festival in Rome. The artist known for his... [Read more]

BIO

ladyaiko.com January 21, 2013
BIO

– AIKO 東京生まれ、NY在住。90年代後半FAILEを結成した後、06年ソロ活動開始、以降 AIKOの名で世界のストリート&コンテンポラリーアートワールドで活動中。 Aiko was born in Tokyo, Japan and has lived and worked in New... [Read more]

‘Woman with Aloe Vera Plant’ by Fintan Magee in Sapri, Italy

streetartnews.net May 18, 2016

While we last heard from him in Rome, Fintan Magee is now in Sapri where he just finished working on this new piece entitled “Woman With Aloe Vera Plant”.... [Read more]

“The Roadkill” by Fintan Magee in Rome, Italy

streetartnews.net May 10, 2016

After the successful opening of his solo exhibition with Varsi Gallery, Australian artist Fintan Magee had enough extra time to drop a large piece in Rome,... [Read more]

L7M in Rome, Italy

streetartnews.net April 27, 2016

Brazilian artist L7M embarked on a journey through three different neighborhoods of Rome, guided and supported by Mirko Pierri and Sonia Di Santo of a.DNA.... [Read more]

Preview: Robert Proch “Crossing The Line” Exhibition

streetartnews.net March 30, 2016

Robert Proch is undoubtedly one the most promising talents of the emerging Polish contemporary art scene. With a degree from the Academy of Fine Arts in... [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]

Pixel Pancho in in Youssoufia, Morocco

streetartnews.net March  9, 2016

While we last heard from him on the streets of Rome a few days ago, Pixel Pancho and our friends from Sericraft just travelled to Youssoufia in Morocco for... [Read more]

“Teseo e il Minotauro” by Pixel Pancho in Rome, Italy

streetartnews.net March  7, 2016

After his successful solo exhibition in Rome with Varsi Gallery, Pixel Pancho worked on a massive wall in the district of Primavalle in Rome, Italy.... [Read more]

Video: Hitnes for Sanba Project in Rome, Italy

streetartnews.net March 31, 2015

While you discovered our photo coverage a few days ago, here comes the video recap from Hitnes' latest pieces in Rome, Italy for the Sanba Street Art... [Read more]

Blood in the factories

vimeo.com July 14, 2013

This is a film made for the Progetto Diritti meeting in Rome, July, 2013. English translation of cards used in the film: "Anywhere in the world, any... [Read more]

Because now I'm worth it

vimeo.com September 21, 2010

*To understand this piece better please read the text before watching. If you already watched the video without reading the text, please read the text then... [Read more]

When in Rome

vimeo.com September 14, 2009

I found this real life gladiator in front of the Roman Colosseum where he was charging 5-Euros from tourists to have their photo taken with him. I bargained... [Read more]