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Faith47 creates "Una Salus Victis Nullam Sperare...

streetartnews.net April 14, 2015
Faith47 creates "Una Salus Victis Nullam Sperare Salutem", a new piece in Johannesburg

While we last heard from her a few weeks ago in Dominican Republic, Faith47 is back in South Africa where she just finished working on this breathtaking... [Read more]

CYRCLE. Installation For Google Cultural Institute

blog.stolenspace.com April 10, 2015
CYRCLE. Installation For Google Cultural Institute

“You never know when a mural will be scrubbed out or painted over,” said Lucy Schwartz, program manager for the Google Cultural Institute, the umbrella... [Read more]

Ryan Hewett 'Untitled' @ the Unit London

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk March 18, 2015
Ryan Hewett 'Untitled' @ the Unit London

This April, London’s breakthrough artist-led gallery space, The Unit London, presents ‘Untitled’, an exhibition of contemporary portraiture by Ryan Hewett,... [Read more]

New Years Stencil Pic Uploads Pt. 1

stencilarchive.org January  3, 2015
New Years Stencil Pic Uploads Pt. 1

Stencil Archive News Happy 2015! Another year of stencil goodness begins...   Part 1 of 2: Stencil submissions and scourings and artifacts from... [Read more]

Mariel Clayton - New works

5piecesgallery.blogspot.fr November  4, 2014
Mariel Clayton - New works

Controversial new works by Canadian photographer Mariel Clayton: http://bit.ly/1ztkAMm Mariel Clayton (1980, Durban/South Africa) is an artist who describes... [Read more]

Around the World in Nine Photos

en.blog.wordpress.com October 14, 2014
Around the World in Nine Photos

Do you love stories from around the world? Check out the work of the following nine photographers on WordPress.com and allow your imagination to take you... [Read more]

Around the World in Nine Photos

en.blog.wordpress.com October 14, 2014
Around the World in Nine Photos

Do you love stories from around the world? Check out the work of the following nine photographers on WordPress.com and allow your imagination to take you... [Read more]

Wild Life

little-people.blogspot.fr October  9, 2014
Wild Life

Ocean View, Cape Town, South Africa [Read more]

Faith47 returns to London with Aqua Regalia

hookedblog.co.uk October  7, 2014
Faith47 returns to London with Aqua Regalia

We last saw South Africa-based artist Faith47 in London back in May of this year when the artists was visiting London locking down the details of her... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey paints a series of new murals in Toronto,...

streetartnews.net October  2, 2014
Shepard Fairey paints a series of new murals in Toronto, Canada

After his Nelson Mandela piece in South Africa a few days ago, Obey Giant aka Shepard Fairey has reached the city of Toronto in Canada where he just wrapped... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey creates a giant portrait of "Nelson...

streetartnews.net September 23, 2014
Shepard Fairey creates a giant portrait of "Nelson Mandela" in Johannesburg, South Africa

After Berlin in Germany, Shepard Fairey flew straight to South Africa to work on a massive mural somewhere on the streets of Johannesburg.The American street... [Read more]

Gardening Today

soloone.blogspot.fr June  8, 2014
Gardening Today

Today in the graffiti garden we made plant pot holders from wood pallets with help from the locals and some friends from South Korea.Also the Flower Hubcaps... [Read more]

Leica cameras, Jürgen Schadeberg and South African photo...

vimeo.com April 21, 2014
Leica cameras, Jürgen Schadeberg and South African photo journalism

This video is for film camera shooters. In it, celebrated photographer Jürgen Schadeberg talks about the beautiful Leica cameras he has used in his career.... [Read more]

Save The "Free Mandela" Mural In Cape Town, South Africa

streetartnews.net August 12, 2013
Save The "Free Mandela" Mural In Cape Town, South Africa

The City of Cape Town is the world design capital 2014, yet the new bylaws that have been instituted are restricting and policing non-violent 'crime', like... [Read more]

Beautiful Urban Interventions by R1

woostercollective.com June 13, 2013
Beautiful Urban Interventions by R1

Active street artist based in Johannesburg, South Africa, R1, sent us some great images of his urban interventions.  R1 often works with found materials,... [Read more]

Faith47 New Street Pieces In London, UK

streetartnews.net May 13, 2013
Faith47 New Street Pieces In London, UK

While we last heard from her in South Africa a few days ago (covered), Faith47 is now in UK where she recently completed these new pieces. The South African... [Read more]

London streets: Dal East

butterflyartnews.com May  6, 2013
London streets: Dal East

South Africa based artist Dal East is back to the UK and has completed a few murals  from leaping tigers to surrealist creatures in East London. [Read more]

Interview with Lucas Namuramba

senseslost.com May  3, 2013
Interview with Lucas Namuramba

Matthew J recently caught up with the South African graphic designer and entrepreneur Lucas Namuramba. In the interview Lucas shares his inspiration for... [Read more]

Faith47 New Mural In Atlantis, South Africa

streetartnews.net May  2, 2013
Faith47 New Mural In Atlantis, South Africa

Our friend Faith47 just completed this beautiful new piece on the streets of Atlantis, Western Cape, South Africa. Located about 45 kilometres away from Cape... [Read more]

Adolphus Opara - New photographs

Adolphus Opara - New photographs

Tate Modern exhibited photographer Adolphus Opara has some new editions exclusively available at us: http://bit.ly/102LwvZAdolphus Opara’s (1981, Imo... [Read more]

New Work From JACE

woostercollective.com April 25, 2013
New Work From JACE

Here are a few shots from JACE getting up in South Africa. We're excited to have him be a part of our 10 year anniversary show coming up in August! [Read more]

Remed New Mural In Marseille, France

streetartnews.net April 21, 2013
Remed New Mural In Marseille, France

After South Africa last February (covered), Remed is now in France where he spent a few days working in Marseille. The Spanish artist drops a massive and... [Read more]

The Streets of Fietas.

soloone.blogspot.com April 19, 2013
The Streets of Fietas.

Fietas is a working class neighborhood just outside Johannesburg City Centre and has a rich history of struggle and survival in South Africa. Whilst groups... [Read more]

City of Gold, Johannesburg 2013.

soloone.blogspot.com April 19, 2013
City of Gold, Johannesburg 2013.

On the 7th April the City Of Gold festival officially launched in Johannesburg with an exhibition at the Greyscale Gallery in Bramfontein. The show featured... [Read more]

Herakut New Mural In Johannesburg, South Africa

streetartnews.net April 11, 2013
Herakut New Mural In Johannesburg, South Africa

While we last heard from them in Nepal last February (covered), Herakut spent the last few days painting on the streets of Johannesburg, South Africa. In... [Read more]

Interesni Kazki x Kislow New Mural In Fleury Les Aubrais,...

streetartnews.net April 10, 2013
Interesni Kazki x Kislow New Mural In Fleury Les Aubrais, France

While AEC was recently in South Africa (covered), Interesni Kazki's second half WAONE is currently in France where he just completed this new collaboration... [Read more]

Simple but powerful work by Above

blog.vandalog.com April  4, 2013
Simple but powerful work by Above

Last year while Above was in Cape Town, South Africa, he completed a project that he has titled Ubuntu, after the South African philosophy that says that to... [Read more]

Interesni Kazki in South Africa

gggexhibit.com April  2, 2013
Interesni Kazki in South Africa

*image from Arrested Motion [Read more]

Interesni Kazki New Murals In South Africa

streetartnews.net April  1, 2013
Interesni Kazki New Murals In South Africa

 After a first piece in Cape Town (covered), AEC from Interesni Kazki is still in South Africa where he recently completed two fresh murals. The first piece... [Read more]

Remed "Roots Africa" New Print Available April 1st

streetartnews.net March 31, 2013
Remed "Roots Africa" New Print Available April 1st

While we last heard from him in South Africa (covered), Remed will be releasing his new print next week via ABC. "Roots Africa" is an edition of 70, 5 color... [Read more]

Jace New Street Pieces In Cape Town, South Africa

streetartnews.net March 30, 2013
Jace New Street Pieces In Cape Town, South Africa

Reunion-based Jace recently stopped by South Africa where he dropped a series of pieces on the streets of Cape Town. Featuring his signature Gouzou... [Read more]

DAL, Hawaii + Cape Town

unurth.com March 25, 2013
DAL, Hawaii + Cape Town

See more by DAL. artist: DAL location: Hawaii + Cape Town, South Africa Tweet [Read more]

A.Dub New Murals In Cape Town, South Africa

streetartnews.net March 18, 2013
A.Dub New Murals In Cape Town, South Africa

Yesterday afternoon, the South African born and New York-based artist A.Dub finished his first two painted murals ever. He selected Cape Town, South Africa... [Read more]

Christiaan Nagel's Mushrooms - South Africa

Christiaan Nagel's Mushrooms - South Africa

Christiaan's mushrooms have graced the streets of East London for sometime now. The artist has since broadened the canvas and places his distinctive... [Read more]

Black History Month 2012

soloone.blogspot.com October 28, 2012
Black History Month 2012

October is Black history month and to celebrate it young people from Lambeth and Southwark got together to produce images based on 6 people in history who... [Read more]

Indi Goes Back to Cape Town

indigosadventures.wordpress.com January 14, 2012
Indi Goes Back to Cape Town

I’m in Cape Town.  Been here for about a week.  I’ve taken a position as Managing Director for /A WORD OF ART, running the international artist in residence... [Read more]

Leica cameras, Jürgen Schadeberg and South African photo...

vimeo.com April 21, 2014

This video is for film camera shooters. In it, celebrated photographer Jürgen Schadeberg talks about the beautiful Leica cameras he has used in his career.... [Read more]

Save “Free Mandela”

monorex.com August 21, 2013

This world famous mural in Cape Town is under threat of disappearing forever despite its significance as a reminder of the past.   Recent bylaws in Cape Town... [Read more]

Breathtaking work of the secretive Chinese graffiti...

dailymail.co.uk August 14, 2013

Daily Mail Breathtaking work of the secretive Chinese graffiti artist who travels the ...Daily MailThese huge paintings are the work of a secretive... [Read more]

When will Jeffrey Zients return from South Africa? -...

dailycaller.com July 24, 2013

Daily Caller When will Jeffrey Zients return from South Africa?Daily CallerAmid new revelations about the IRS targeting scandal, the Obama... [Read more]

South Africa: Mandela noted Bard's words on death - USA...

usatoday.com July 10, 2013

South Africa: Mandela noted Bard's words on deathUSA TODAYA person walks past street art of former South African president Nelson Mandela in Cape Town.... [Read more]

Obama to GOP: Push through immigration bill by August -...

dailycaller.com June 29, 2013

Obama to GOP: Push through immigration bill by AugustDaily CallerThe GOP-led House should pass an immigration bill in the next 34 days, President Back Obama... [Read more]

New app claims to prevent government eavesdropping on...

dailycaller.com June  7, 2013

Daily Caller New app claims to prevent government eavesdropping on cell phonesDaily CallerThe developers of a new mobile app may have just caught a... [Read more]

Street art to uplift city walls - eNCA

enca.com April 27, 2013

Street art to uplift city wallseNCAStreet art to uplift city walls. South Africa. Friday 26 April 2013 - 4:26 PM. Cape Town street artists are hoping to... [Read more]

Go Above: Community Art in Cape Town

woostercollective.com April 10, 2013

UBUNTU from ABOVE on Vimeo.   Street artist ABOVE initiated a community art project in Cape Town, South Africa.  Hundreds of discarded tires were... [Read more]

America's Finest at St Ives gallery - This is Cornwall

thisiscornwall.co.uk April  4, 2013

This is Cornwall America's Finest at St Ives galleryThis is CornwallWith work by Bast, Faile, Shepard Fairey, Rene Gagnon, Chris Stain, and Swoon... [Read more]

UBUNTU

vimeo.com April  3, 2013

PLEASE READ >> While in Cape Town, South Africa last year I initiated an art project in the township of Lavender Hill, involving the community and especially... [Read more]

Spraying Bricks - KREW - 40HK

tagsandthings.blogspot.com March 17, 2013

Introducing another new strain to the ever growing Spraying Bricks channel, the KREW series. To start this series off is a collective that emerged on the... [Read more]

So Many Adventures

Sooooo I haven’t posted anything since January. However I have been having all kinds of adventures, too many to list. 7 countries in 8 months – South... [Read more]

BLOOD DIAMOND

vimeo.com April 10, 2012

Africa has had a devastating history of blood diamond wars. Blood diamond refers to a diamond mined in a war zone and then sold to finance an invading army's... [Read more]