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French Street Artist Invader's Tea Drinker Mosaic removed...

hookedblog.co.uk May 15, 2016
French Street Artist Invader's Tea Drinker Mosaic removed by London building owner

Earlier this week while on our way to one of our favourite coffee spots , Brooklyn Coffee on Commercial Street, our attention was drawn to workman stood in... [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]

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]

Music review – bmfbmf EP

urbankulturblog.com April 20, 2016
Music review – bmfbmf EP

Nothing makes me happier than good local music. So when the first EP from Glasgow’s (aye, I’m counting this as local) bmfbmf dropped into my inbox along with... [Read more]

Alan Kitching: A Life in Letterpress Book

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk April 17, 2016
Alan Kitching: A Life in Letterpress Book

The long-awaited monograph of Alan Kitching, world-renowned typographer, designer and letterpress practitioner, is finally here, available exclusively at... [Read more]

“VICTORY IS PEACE” Video Recap

obeygiant.com March 31, 2016
“VICTORY IS PEACE” Video Recap

Recently my friend Sebastian Pohl and Positive Propaganda organized an art show in Munich, Germany titled “VICTORY IS PEACE” which included my artwork... [Read more]

French Street Artist Invader installs new 8-Bit Mosaic,...

hookedblog.co.uk March 31, 2016
French Street Artist Invader installs new 8-Bit Mosaic, kicking off the ninth invasion of London,UK

London — There was excitement yesterday among the London street art community as news and images began appearing online hinting at a visit from the elusive... [Read more]

From Brixton to Johannesburg

soloone.blogspot.com March 29, 2016
From Brixton to Johannesburg

Lalela project provides educational arts to youth affected by extreme poverty. Working with young people there we created a series of T shirt designs. Check... [Read more]

Remi Rough Walthamstow Mural for PAINT YOUR LONDON Street...

hookedblog.co.uk March 27, 2016
Remi Rough Walthamstow Mural for PAINT YOUR LONDON Street Art Festival

Hookedblog have been back and forth to Walthamstow, London the last few days checking in on the the progress of the first Paint Your London event which was... [Read more]

Philadelphia kicks of spring with new ad busts

blog.vandalog.com March 27, 2016
Philadelphia kicks of spring with new ad busts

Joe Boruchow. Photo by Conrad Benner. Spring has sprung in Philadelphia, and the local street art community seem to be celebrating with new ad takeovers... [Read more]

ONE MORE THAN FOUR

lykenlove.wordpress.com March  8, 2016
ONE MORE THAN FOUR

I’m writing this post a week into a five week “Cryptic” research residency at Cove Park, a creative retreat overlooking Loch Long in Argyll and Bute. It... [Read more]

French street artist Ador paints a new mural on Pedley...

hookedblog.co.uk March  6, 2016
French street artist Ador paints a new mural on Pedley Street, London

The ever changing wall of Kinkao located on Pedley Street just off Brick Lane got a fresh new lick of paint last week while we were out of town in Marrakech.... [Read more]

Filippo Minelli's London Smoke Performance for Venturing...

hookedblog.co.uk March  2, 2016
Filippo Minelli's London Smoke Performance for Venturing Beyond at Somerset House

Hookedblog were invited down to Somerset House in London earlier today for a smoke performance in the Edmond J Safra Fountain Court ahead of the opening of a... [Read more]

Interview: Education & Precaution Can Help End Gun Violence

obeygiant.com February 26, 2016
Interview: Education & Precaution Can Help End Gun Violence

Check out the latest “You Can Do Something About It” interview feat. Shepard on the topic of gun violence in America. Read the article via Maria Shaver,... [Read more]

Animated Street Art Cat by London artist DrCream

hookedblog.co.uk February 23, 2016
Animated Street Art Cat by London artist DrCream

A regular on the streets, artist and animator Dr Cream's wheat pasted posters and miniature resin 3D street art pieces will be familiar to fans of the art... [Read more]

"El Regalo Mágico" : new mural in NYC with Cero Design

mac-arte.blogspot.com February 16, 2016
"El Regalo Mágico" : new mural in NYC with Cero Design

This is a mural I created last year in New York City with my friends Celso González and Roberto Biaggi from CERO Design out of Puerto Rico. The title of the... [Read more]

C215's Monograph Book Launch At StolenSpace London

hookedblog.co.uk February 14, 2016
C215's Monograph Book Launch At StolenSpace London

French stencil artists C215 aka Christian Guémy's work (Previous on Hookedblog) has been a regular fixture on the streets of East London going all the way... [Read more]

LESS THAN 24 HOURS LEFT TO PURCHASE “WHERE TO INVADE...

obeygiant.com February 12, 2016
LESS THAN 24 HOURS LEFT TO PURCHASE “WHERE TO INVADE NEXT” SCREEN PRINT!

Michael Moore’s new film, “Where To Invade Next,” releases nationwide tomorrow. To coincide with the film, Shepard has created a screen print offered... [Read more]

Shoutout from Bernie!

obeygiant.com February 10, 2016
Shoutout from Bernie!

Congratulations to Bernie Sanders on winning the New Hampshire primary! It’s been a busy couple of weeks for Bernie and his campaign. The Red Hot Chili... [Read more]

Burgundy Blood Meets Mongrels

kidacne.com February 10, 2016
Burgundy Blood Meets Mongrels

…In The Pop Wilderness.   When MONGRELS first ventured across the rugged Pennines landscape, through Snake Pass and into the Pop Wilderness, little did... [Read more]

Where to Invade Next Poster Release

obeygiant.com February  9, 2016
Where to Invade Next  Poster Release

Shepard designed the poster for Michael Moore’s new film Where to Invade Next, which releases nationwide this Friday, February 12. The poster is available... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Camp 30 (Nazi P.O.W. Camp)

jermalism.blogspot.com February  8, 2016
Abandonment Issues: Camp 30 (Nazi P.O.W. Camp)

Built in the early 1900s, the Camp 30 Nazi Internment Camp in Bowmanville, Ontario, was originally designed and operated as a boys reform school. It is best... [Read more]

Abandonment Issues: Peterborough County Jail

jermalism.blogspot.fr February  1, 2016
Abandonment Issues: Peterborough County Jail

The Electric City, Peterborough, Ontario, is best known for it's National Historic Site, the world's tallest hydraulic boat lifts known as the Liftlocks, as... [Read more]

“Shinoya” by Fin DAC in Melbourne, Australia

streetartnews.net January 28, 2016
“Shinoya” by Fin DAC in Melbourne, Australia

As mentioned last week, our friend Fin DAC had one final stop on his short Australian tour… this time in Melbourne. He spent 3 days there in the district... [Read more]

"Too Freaked out..." @ FauxAmi PopUp Gallery

flying-fortress.blogspot.fr January 20, 2016
"Too Freaked out..." @ FauxAmi PopUp Gallery

"...To Deal With It All... Too Fucked Up To Care."A short time only pop-up-gallery event by my friends from FauxAmi aka the Skateboardmuseum Berlin.Opening... [Read more]

Hookedblog's Best of 2015 — Street Art Videos

hookedblog.co.uk January 17, 2016
Hookedblog's Best of 2015 — Street Art Videos

The last two years have seen us here at Hookedblog compile a collection of beautifully shot street art films and time lapses videos that we have featured /... [Read more]

Making A Killing: Guns, Greed and the NRA

obeygiant.com January 15, 2016
Making A Killing: Guns, Greed and the NRA

Brave New Films are close to releasing their new film “Making A Killing: Guns, Greed and the NRA.” Check out the trailer for the documentary below. The film... [Read more]

Definitely under the weather. Makes working hard. If I...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com January 13, 2016
Definitely under the weather. Makes working hard. If I have run...

Definitely under the weather. Makes working hard. If I have run into you in the hallways and have been a bit of a jerk, I apologize. Going to be an evening... [Read more]

Been a great week back, lots of momentum going forward....

elbowtoe.tumblr.com January  9, 2016
Been a great week back, lots of momentum going forward.

This...

Been a great week back, lots of momentum going forward. This year I am building elements, shooting editing and producing a short film(my first).... [Read more]

Dubai-based artist MyneandYours hits the London streets

hookedblog.co.uk January  7, 2016
Dubai-based artist MyneandYours hits the London streets

We are less than a week into 2016 and already seen lots of new street art works going up right across London from Shoreditch to Camden and Tooting.... [Read more]

2015 Street Art Flashback

graffoto1.blogspot.com January  5, 2016
2015 Street Art Flashback

All photos: Dave Stuart aka NoLionsInEngland except where statedThe big challenge to a writer attempting to review a year of street art is that the chosen... [Read more]

Words on the Street with LA Street Artist WRDSMTH

hookedblog.co.uk January  4, 2016
Words on the Street with LA Street Artist WRDSMTH

Returning to London after a short break to Ireland for the Christmas holidays we stumbled across the work and words of LA based street artist WRDSMTH.The... [Read more]

ACE London Street Art

hookedblog.co.uk January  3, 2016
ACE London Street Art

London based street artist A.ce returned to the streets earlier this week with a series of new screen printed paste-ups and posters installed around... [Read more]

“Rotokaha” by Fin DAC in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand

streetartnews.net December 28, 2015
“Rotokaha” by Fin DAC in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand

After completing his Taaniko mural last week for the Street Prints Mauao Festival, our friend Fin DAC hung around in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand to paint... [Read more]

“Rotokaha” by Fin DAC in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand

streetartnews.net December 28, 2015
“Rotokaha” by Fin DAC in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand

After completing his Taaniko mural last week for the Street Prints Mauao Festival, our friend Fin DAC hung around in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand to paint... [Read more]

Progress Photos: PaperMonster Boba Fett Drawing

papermonster.wordpress.com December 25, 2015
Progress Photos: PaperMonster Boba Fett Drawing

Last up we have the legendary bounty hunter Boba Fett. For this Star Wars character I wanted to stay in line with the Darth Vader concept (HERE). Boba Fett... [Read more]

Shepard on Paris, Politics, and Activism via Forbes

obeygiant.com December  7, 2015
Shepard on Paris, Politics, and Activism via Forbes

Shepard spoke with Forbes while installing his latest Earth Crisis Globe at the Eiffel Tower and discussed politics, environmental activism, and what’s in... [Read more]

Shepard on Paris, Politics, and Activism via Forbes

obeygiant.com December  7, 2015
Shepard on Paris, Politics, and Activism via Forbes

Shepard spoke with Forbes while installing his latest Earth Crisis Globe at the Eiffel Tower and discussed politics, environmental activism, and what’s in... [Read more]

Another afternoon on the new painting. I really got a...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com December  2, 2015
Another afternoon on the new painting. I really got a peek under...

Another afternoon on the new painting. I really got a peek under the hood today process-wise, and it found it quite settling. The process of painting has... [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]

Smates “A Flamenco in Kyiv” in Ukraine

streetartnews.net May  8, 2016

The urban street art project Art United us continues to attract a large number of highly talented artists from around the world. One of them is Belgian... [Read more]

Guido van Helten x 30th anniversary of Chernobyl disaster

streetartnews.net April 26, 2016

Brisbane-based artist Guido van Helten is now in Ukraine where he just finished this wonderful portrait as part of the commemoration of the 30th anniversary... [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]

“Geostrategy, Deterrence & The Escape” by Levalet in...

streetartnews.net April 24, 2016

After a short break in the past few weeks, Levalet is back and he’s taking over the streets of Paris by storm with several new pieces. As usual with the... [Read more]

The 10 Most Popular Street Art Pieces of March 2016

streetartnews.net April  2, 2016

1. Blu – Italy After a short break, its time to resume our always beloved monthly ranking for the ten most popular Street Art pieces of March 2016. As... [Read more]

Preview: Agostino Iacurci “Long Story Short” @ Cologne’s...

streetartnews.net March 17, 2016

Later today, our friend Agostino Iacurci will be opening a brand new solo exhibition at Die Kunstabentin gallery in Cologne, Germany. Behind the joyful... [Read more]

Working 90 hours in a week is not something I aim to do...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com February 22, 2016

A video posted by @elbowtoe on Feb 22, 2016 at 10:13am PST Working 90 hours in a week is not something I aim to do all the time but it happens and I get... [Read more]

Artist Interview: Nick Walker

streetartnews.net February  3, 2016

Everyone’s favorite “vandal” is back in NYC making trouble again.  The infamous Nick Walker not only has several gigantic murals all over New York City, but... [Read more]

Please Hold

iammorley.squarespace.com December  9, 2015

This piece includes an interactive sound element! I picked up this motion activated speaker and recorded an automated system telling me to "please remain on... [Read more]