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Overtime: March 17 – March 23

arrestedmotion.com March 23, 2014
Overtime: March 17 – March 23

More stories from the week that ended March 23 (click on bolded words for more information): Andrew Russeth reviews Jordan Wolfson exhibition at David... [Read more]

Releases: Shepard Fairey – “Ai Weiwei” Print

arrestedmotion.com March 20, 2014
Releases: Shepard Fairey – “Ai Weiwei” Print

It looks like Shepard Fairey (featured) has created a new print as a tribute to Ai Weiwei ahead of the Chinese artist's show opening soon at the Brooklyn... [Read more]

Streets: GILF! – “Gentrification in Progress” (New York)

arrestedmotion.com March 12, 2014
Streets: GILF! – “Gentrification in Progress” (New York)

Since her performance art/installation piece “Define Progress” (video below) from the Surplus Candy group show a couple months ago, Brooklyn-based artist... [Read more]

Preview and Full Essay “A Major Minority” Group...

graffuturism.com February 20, 2014
Preview and Full Essay “A Major Minority” Group Exhibition 1AM Gallery San Francisco

    A Major Minority: An Intercontinental Survey of Othercontemporary Urban Art   Exhibition Statement written by Ekg and Poesia.   A Major... [Read more]

SF Graffiti taggers could face a much bigger price tag

stencilarchive.org March 22, 2014

Legal Information News Articles   Graffiti taggers could face a much bigger price tag C.W. Nevius... [Read more]

SF Takes Aim at Graffiti Vandals

stencilarchive.org March 20, 2014

Legal Information News Articles SF takes aim at graffiti vandals, tries to lessen burden on victimsPosted by Joshua Sabatini on Tue, Mar 18, 2014 at... [Read more]

Anti-Obama Graffiti Appearing In South Central Denver –...

puregraffiti.com February 21, 2014

CBS LocalDENVER (CBS4) – Police in Denver would like the public’s help finding a suspect in graffiti incidents. According to police, the anti-President Obama... [Read more]

Denver police seek tagger who leaves anti-Obama graffiti...

puregraffiti.com February 20, 2014

Denver police seek tagger who leaves anti-Obama graffitiDenver PostThe graffiti sprang up the first week of February in south central Denver and is likely... [Read more]

A.C.A.B.

hurtyoubad.com February 20, 2014

Click here to view the embedded video. Protesters in Kiev being shot by police marksmen today. [Read more]

Church Graffiti Suspect Caught On Surveillance Video –...

puregraffiti.com February 20, 2014

NBC ChicagoNearly a dozen places of worship in the north suburbs have been defaced with graffiti or damaged since last Friday, and police are releasing... [Read more]

Police seek graffiti vandals – Tribune-Review

puregraffiti.com February 20, 2014

Police seek graffiti vandalsTribune-ReviewGreensburg police examined video footage Wednesday in hopes of identifying the vandals who painted graffiti on the... [Read more]

Religious institutions vandalized with graffiti in Lake...

puregraffiti.com February 20, 2014

Religious institutions vandalized with graffiti in Lake CountyABC7Chicago.comIn a joint statement, Waukegan and Gurnee police said all the graffiti cases... [Read more]

Carlisle launches plan to curb graffiti vandals – The...

puregraffiti.com February 20, 2014

Carlisle launches plan to curb graffiti vandalsThe SentinelDiscussion of the plan at Wednesday morning’s public safety committee meeting came a day after... [Read more]

Crews paint over graffiti left near Decatur school – WAFF

puregraffiti.com February 20, 2014

Crews paint over graffiti left near Decatur schoolWAFFCrews in Decatur are working to cover graffiti left near a school. The tags were found Tuesday on... [Read more]

Banksy work sells for $575000 at Miami auction - Oneida...

oneidadispatch.com February 19, 2014

Banksy work sells for $575000 at Miami auctionOneida DispatchBanksy work sells for $575,000 at Miami auction. This undated photo provided by Keszler Gallery... [Read more]

Police: Graffiti artist caught with paint on his hands in...

puregraffiti.com February 19, 2014

Police: Graffiti artist caught with paint on his hands in CarlisleThe SentinelCARLISLE — Borough police say a Carlisle man was caught black-and-blue handed... [Read more]

Police: Graffiti artist caught with paint on his hands –...

puregraffiti.com February 19, 2014

Police: Graffiti artist caught with paint on his handsThe SentinelCARLISLE — Borough police say a Carlisle man was caught black-and-blue handed in a recent... [Read more]

Reader's Digest UK has been sold below the cost - The...

voiceofrussia.com February 19, 2014

Reader's Digest UK has been sold below the costThe Voice of RussiaKissing Coppers, a mural created by graffiti artist Banksy sold at a Miami auction for... [Read more]

Atwater police report progress against graffiti – Modesto...

puregraffiti.com February 19, 2014

Atwater police report progress against graffitiModesto BeeSince forming a special task force targeting vandalism in Atwater, authorities say that they’ve... [Read more]

Atwater police report progress against graffiti – Fresno Bee

puregraffiti.com February 19, 2014

Atwater police report progress against graffitiFresno BeeSince forming a special task force targeting vandalism in Atwater, authorities say that they’ve... [Read more]

Atwater police report progress against graffiti – Merced...

puregraffiti.com February 19, 2014

Atwater police report progress against graffitiMerced Sun-Star… they are making some progress in the fight against graffiti in Atwater. Most of those taken... [Read more]

Texas A&M Police Investigating Graffiti Carving On...

puregraffiti.com February 19, 2014

KBTXCOLLEGE STATION, Texas Texas As Century Tree is showing some new scars after someone carved initials and a heart into the iconic campus landmark. It’s a... [Read more]

A&M Police Investigating Century Tree Carving – WTAW

puregraffiti.com February 19, 2014

WTAWThat makes the crime a class B misdemeanor offense of graffiti. Click below for comments from Allan Baron, visiting with WTAW’s Bill Oliver.... [Read more]

Rad People Who Make Rad Art: Zak Kaplan - Punknews.org

punknews.org February 19, 2014

Punknews.org Rad People Who Make Rad Art: Zak KaplanPunknews.orgA more obvious influence would be Shepard Fairey, who I got into at the same time I was... [Read more]

Interviews: Rad People Who Make Rad Art: Zak Kaplan -...

punknews.org February 19, 2014

Punknews.org Interviews: Rad People Who Make Rad Art: Zak KaplanPunknews.orgA more obvious influence would be Shepard Fairey, who I got into at the same... [Read more]

Swearing at police not a crime

hurtyoubad.com February 17, 2014

Swearing at police is not a crime, judge rules, because officers hear foul language “too frequently” to be offended, a judge has ruled. [Read more]

The artful dodger: Japanese street artist 281 Anti Nuke...

scmp.com February 17, 2014

The artful dodger: Japanese street artist 281 Anti Nuke is risking his freedom ...South China Morning PostThe "Japanese Banksy" admits to being "frightened"... [Read more]

A Parodist Who Calls Himself Hanksy

stencilarchive.org February 16, 2014

Artist News News Articles A Parodist Who Calls Himself HanksyBy JOHN LELANDFEB. 14,... [Read more]

Gandhi, Tihar Jail and police headquarters get caught up...

thenational.ae February 16, 2014

Gandhi, Tihar Jail and police headquarters get caught up in Delhi's street art ...The NationalThese are just two of the 30 murals in New Delhi's artsy... [Read more]

Far Rock teen arrested in graffiti case: MTA Police –...

puregraffiti.com February 16, 2014

TimesLedgerCEDARHURST, L.I. — Metropolitan Transportation Authority police arrested a Far Rockaway teenager who authorities said allegedly scrawled... [Read more]

For the people - The Hindu

thehindu.com February 15, 2014

The Hindu For the peopleThe HinduPeople have become more responsive and tolerant of not just the street art but also the street artist. While there was... [Read more]

Oakville graffiti spree ends with arrests – InsideHalton.com

puregraffiti.com February 15, 2014

Oakville graffiti spree ends with arrestsInsideHalton.comTwo 16-year-old Oakville youths are facing charges following a graffiti spree in Oakville, which... [Read more]

Teen behind suspicious graffiti at Central High in...

puregraffiti.com February 14, 2014

Teen behind suspicious graffiti at Central High in custodyPueblo ChieftainPueblo police and Pueblo City Schools have both said a teenager responsible for... [Read more]

Graffiti Prompts Heightened Security at Central HS – KKTV...

puregraffiti.com February 14, 2014

Graffiti Prompts Heightened Security at Central HSKKTV 11 NewsPueblo Police will have an increased presence at Central High School after they discovered a... [Read more]

Who Sprayed Graffiti on Houses in Royal Oak? Police Seek...

puregraffiti.com February 14, 2014

Who Sprayed Graffiti on Houses in Royal Oak? Police Seek Public’s HelpPatch.com1300 block of S. Campbell: Police report someone spray painted graffiti on the... [Read more]

Graffiti may be the secret language of crime – WVEC.com...

puregraffiti.com February 14, 2014

Graffiti may be the secret language of crimeWVEC.com (subscription)What looks like ordinary graffiti may actually be code that gangs use to talk to each... [Read more]

Masters supports graffiti clean up effort in Melbourne’...

puregraffiti.com February 13, 2014

Masters supports graffiti clean up effort in Melbourne’ northHerald SunHume Council supports the 65-year-old volunteer who cleans graffiti hot-spots across... [Read more]

Yishai: Swastika graffiti in Beersheba result of...

puregraffiti.com February 12, 2014

Yishai: Swastika graffiti in Beersheba result of incitement against haredimJerusalem PostHate graffiti, including swastikas, was discovered at the entrance... [Read more]

NSW councils lock onto graffiti vandals using smartphone...

puregraffiti.com February 12, 2014

NSW councils lock onto graffiti vandals using smartphone appGovernment NewsAnother challenge that councils, police, courts and property owners have been... [Read more]

Graffiti vandals targeting DU neighborhood – 9NEWS.com

puregraffiti.com February 11, 2014

Graffiti vandals targeting DU neighborhood9NEWS.comDENVER – Denver Police are investigating at least 10 vandalism incidents near the University of Denver... [Read more]

Wanted Man Arrested After Leaving Graffiti at Bill Witt...

puregraffiti.com February 10, 2014

Wanted Man Arrested After Leaving Graffiti at Bill Witt ParkKIII TV3A 27-year old man wanted on multiple arrest warrants was picked up by police just after... [Read more]

Anti-Christian graffiti mars Bath Township church – Akron...

puregraffiti.com February 10, 2014

Anti-Christian graffiti mars Bath Township churchAkron Beacon JournalBath Township police are looking for the person who spray-painted anti-Christian... [Read more]

City budget proposals: 3 new police officers, 1 new...

mlive.com February 10, 2014

City budget proposals: 3 new police officers, 1 new firefighter, full-time art ...The Ann Arbor NewsCity officials also are planning to spend an additional... [Read more]

Israeli police: Vandals damage cars, spray graffiti in...

puregraffiti.com February 10, 2014

Fox NewsJERUSALEM – Israeli police say vandals have slashed car tires and sprayed walls with anti-Arab graffiti in a predominantly Arab neighborhood in... [Read more]

Street Artists The London Police Discuss Art Basel Mural...

complex.com February  9, 2014

Street Artists The London Police Discuss Art Basel Mural And TequilaComplex.comArt Basel Miami Beach attracts artists, curators, writers, and art-lovers from... [Read more]

Rolling graffiti galleries frustrate rail companies,...

puregraffiti.com February  9, 2014

Rolling graffiti galleries frustrate rail companies, policeLa Crosse Tribune“I think it’s a great self-expression,” said Paul Chelstad, a Sioux City artist... [Read more]

Service for stabbed police officer - BBC News

bbc.co.uk February  9, 2014

BBC News Service for stabbed police officerBBC NewsRichard Griffin, from Street Art London, tells BBC London 94.9removing the Banksy Girl and Balloon... [Read more]

Rolling graffiti galleries frustrate rail companies,...

puregraffiti.com February  9, 2014

Rolling graffiti galleries frustrate rail companies, policeSioux City JournalSioux City police Lt. Mark Kirkpatrick said that anyone witnessing graffiti... [Read more]

Calexico Police Department and AmeriCorps members work...

puregraffiti.com February  9, 2014

Calexico Police Department and AmeriCorps members work together to abate …Imperial Valley PressCALEXICO — Calexico Mayor Bill Hodge, along with AmeriCorps... [Read more]

The Best Winter Olympic Art Prints

artrepublic.com February  7, 2014

The Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics has officially opened with a lavish Russian ceremony. To celebrate the costliest Olympic Games in history we have decided to... [Read more]