South London Latest Stories

Going Wilde with Grace Jones in Shoreditch, London

hookedblog.co.uk May 26, 2016
Going Wilde with Grace Jones in Shoreditch, London

Street Artist, printer and one time Shoreditch resident Aida (Previously on Hookedblog) graced the neighbourhood a visit over the May Bank Holiday weekend... [Read more]

D*Face, Misfits and Misprints at StolenSpace

urbankulturblog.com May 25, 2016
D*Face, Misfits and Misprints at StolenSpace

I’m a little late with my review of D*Face‘s last exhibition, Misfits and Misprints, at his home turf of StolenSpace. It’s now made way for the London... [Read more]

REPRESENT US: ANTI CORRUPTION ACTS

obeygiant.com May 20, 2016
REPRESENT US: ANTI CORRUPTION ACTS

Legal bribery needs to stop! I’m always excited to align with Represent.US for the common goal: to help get money out of politics. Represent.US is a... [Read more]

Hanging with mobstr

blog.vandalog.com May 18, 2016
Hanging with mobstr

Another fantastic piece by mobstr. Context is king. First of all, how did he install this piece? But also, what a great spot for it! And of course, it... [Read more]

Invaders Don't Die

graffoto1.blogspot.fr May 17, 2016
Invaders Don't Die

All photos: DaveStuart (NoLionsInEngland)About 3 weeks ago in Kings Cross I thought I saw a ghost, my eyes seemed to be playing tricks. A old, long departed... [Read more]

Street Art Stencils That are NSFW by London Artist The Krah

hookedblog.co.uk May 17, 2016
Street Art Stencils That are NSFW by London Artist The Krah

A one time regular on the streets of East London it's been some time since we've seen some street work from London based street artist The Krah. The last few... [Read more]

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]

AMERICAN CIVICS: SHEPARD FAIREY X JIM MARSHALL ESTATE

obeygiant.com May 13, 2016
AMERICAN CIVICS: SHEPARD FAIREY X JIM MARSHALL ESTATE

The first-ever collaboration between Shepard and the estate of legendary photographer Jim Marshall, American Civics, debuts this month!  Shepard is... [Read more]

Ben Eine REBEL REBEL London Mural

hookedblog.co.uk May  8, 2016
Ben Eine REBEL REBEL London Mural

We caught with British street art Ben Eine (Previously on Hookedblog) a few weeks back at work on a new wall on Sclater Street in East London for the Rebel... [Read more]

“This show is better than most of the shows on the...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com May  7, 2016
“This show is better than most of the shows on the...

“This show is better than most of the shows on the LES”. I kid you not, someone(you know who you are) told me that tonight. Bowing head humbly your... [Read more]

Exhibitionism: The Rolling Stones Exhibition X London

obeygiant.com May  7, 2016
Exhibitionism: The Rolling Stones Exhibition X London

Take a look at the gallery below from Exhibitionism: The Rolling Stones, an exhibition currently on display at the Saatchi Gallery in London.  Featuring nine... [Read more]

Thierry Noir, Howard Griffin Gallery

urbankulturblog.com May  6, 2016
Thierry Noir, Howard Griffin Gallery

Back in London for this year’s UK Blog Awards – still recovering from the excitement of that evening – I struck arts-blogger jackpot when I found out that... [Read more]

Tonight!!! “The Nose Knows” a group show I have...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com May  6, 2016
Tonight!!!

“The Nose Knows” a group show I have...

Tonight!!! “The Nose Knows” a group show I have curated at Sweet Lorraine Gallery in RedHook includes work by Harlan Ballogg, Celine Chow, Sarah... [Read more]

“The Nose Knows” a group show I have curated at...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com May  6, 2016
“The Nose Knows” a group show I have curated at...

“The Nose Knows” a group show I have curated at Sweet Lorraine Gallery in RedHook includes work by Harlan Ballogg, Celine Chow, Sarah Ilustrisimo, Ivy Lau,... [Read more]

“The Nose Knows” a group show I have curated at...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com May  6, 2016
“The Nose Knows” a group show I have curated at...

“The Nose Knows” a group show I have curated at Sweet Lorraine Gallery in RedHook includes work by Harlan Ballogg, Celine Chow, Sarah Ilustrisimo, Ivy Lau,... [Read more]

“The Nose Knows” a group show I have curated at...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com May  6, 2016
“The Nose Knows” a group show I have curated at...

“The Nose Knows” a group show I have curated at Sweet Lorraine Gallery in RedHook includes work by Harlan Ballogg, Celine Chow, Sarah Ilustrisimo, Ivy Lau,... [Read more]

“The Nose Knows” a group show I have curated at...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com May  6, 2016
“The Nose Knows” a group show I have curated at...

“The Nose Knows” a group show I have curated at Sweet Lorraine Gallery in RedHook includes work by Harlan Ballogg, Celine Chow, Sarah Ilustrisimo, Ivy Lau,... [Read more]

Sarah Ilustrisimo putting the finishing touches on her...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com May  6, 2016
Sarah Ilustrisimo putting the finishing touches on her large...

Sarah Ilustrisimo putting the finishing touches on her large diptych wall painting. Installing works for “The Nose Knows” a group show I am curating at... [Read more]

Detail of “Tunnel Vision” by Melody...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com May  6, 2016
Detail of “Tunnel Vision” by Melody...

Detail of “Tunnel Vision” by Melody Pineda. Installing works for “The Nose Knows” a group show I am curating at Sweet Lorraine Gallery in RedHook. The... [Read more]

Another detail of “Warning” by Ivy Lau. Installing...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com May  6, 2016
Another detail of “Warning” by Ivy Lau.

Installing...

Another detail of “Warning” by Ivy Lau. Installing works for “The Nose Knows” a group show I am curating at Sweet Lorraine Gallery in RedHook. The opening... [Read more]

Detail of “Warning” by Ivy Lau. Installing works...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com May  6, 2016
Detail of “Warning” by Ivy Lau.

Installing works...

Detail of “Warning” by Ivy Lau. Installing works for “The Nose Knows” a group show I am curating at Sweet Lorraine Gallery in RedHook. The opening is... [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]

Install shot – from left to right, Harlan Ballogg and...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com May  5, 2016
Install shot – from left to right, Harlan Ballogg and Sarah...

Install shot – from left to right, Harlan Ballogg and Sarah Ilustrisimo who is working on her large diptych wall painting. Prepping pedestals and waiting... [Read more]

Install shot, from left to right works by Brandon Mock,...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com May  5, 2016
Install shot, from left to right works by Brandon Mock, Ella...

Install shot, from left to right works by Brandon Mock, Ella Mahoney and Celine Chow. Waiting on the two sculptors and a large diptych that is being... [Read more]

Detail of “Psilocybe” by Ella Mahoney. Installing...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com May  5, 2016
Detail of “Psilocybe” by Ella Mahoney.

Installing...

Detail of “Psilocybe” by Ella Mahoney. Installing works for “The Nose Knows” a group show I am curating at Sweet Lorraine Gallery in RedHook. The opening... [Read more]

Detail of “Mister Nose” by Harlan...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com May  5, 2016
Detail of “Mister Nose” by Harlan...

Detail of “Mister Nose” by Harlan Ballogg. Installing works for “The Nose Knows” a group show I am curating at Sweet Lorraine Gallery in RedHook. The... [Read more]

Detail of “Trinity” by Brandon Mock. Installing...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com May  5, 2016
Detail of “Trinity” by Brandon Mock.

Installing...

Detail of “Trinity” by Brandon Mock. Installing works for “The Nose Knows” a group show I am curating at Sweet Lorraine Gallery in RedHook. The opening is... [Read more]

Meeting of Styles Melbourne 2016

blog.vandalog.com May  4, 2016
Meeting of Styles Melbourne 2016

Meeting of Styles Melbourne 2016 A few weeks ago now, Melbourne was host for the first time to the internationally renowned Meeting of Styles events.... [Read more]

The Coningsby Gallery presents H.Y.T. Studio: ‘Business...

The Coningsby Gallery presents H.Y.T. Studio: ‘Business or pleasure’‏

The Coningsby Gallery is proud to present a solo exhibition of H.Y.T. studio entitled ‘Business or Pleasure’.H.Y.T. studio will present a new body of work... [Read more]

Best Arts & Culture Blog 2016

urbankulturblog.com May  2, 2016
Best Arts & Culture Blog 2016

Well, as far as weekends go, they don’t get too much better than that. Urban Kultur was back in London representing Edinburgh’s street art, music and... [Read more]

UK Blog Awards 2016 #UKBA16 Finalist Hookedblog

hookedblog.co.uk April 28, 2016
UK Blog Awards 2016 #UKBA16 Finalist Hookedblog

Those of your following Hookedblog on twitter may have seen us tweeting about reaching the final stages of the UK Blog Awards 2016. There were 2,000 blogs... [Read more]

Marrakech and the MB6 Street Art Project

hookedblog.co.uk April 27, 2016
Marrakech and the MB6 Street Art Project

Art and travel are among two of our favourite things so when an email came through inviting us to the Marrakech Biennale we were pretty excited especially as... [Read more]

ALL GOOD IN THE WOOD mural by London artist Ronzo in Wood...

hookedblog.co.uk April 27, 2016
ALL GOOD IN THE WOOD mural by London artist Ronzo in Wood Street, E17

East London — Woodstreet Walls have been giving their neighbourhood a fresh lick of paint throughout their month long Paint Your London event (Previously on... [Read more]

Upfest partners with Mr Men Little Miss to create Mr Graff

hookedblog.co.uk April 26, 2016
Upfest partners with Mr Men Little Miss to create Mr Graff

Everyone favourite childhood story book characters Mr Men s 45th anniversary celebrations, the Mr Graff character has been designed by Bristol based graffiti... [Read more]

French female street artist Annabelle Tattu hits the...

hookedblog.co.uk April 26, 2016
French female street artist Annabelle Tattu hits the streets of London

French female street artist Annabelle Tattu re-visited London last month leaving a series of new works across East London. We have previously seen some of... [Read more]

More up than you know

soloone.blogspot.fr April 25, 2016
More up than you know

Random reaches in a random world. New York to London. [Read more]

Miniature sculptures on the streets of Ostend by artist...

hookedblog.co.uk April 24, 2016
Miniature sculptures on the streets of Ostend by artist Isaac Cordal for the Crystal Ship Festival

Brussels based Spanish artist and one time London resident Isaac Cordal was one of over 20 international and local artists invited to Ostend, Belgium to take... [Read more]

Placement makes perfect

blog.vandalog.com April 21, 2016
Placement makes perfect

Os Gemeos in Milan. Photo by Os Gemeos. It’s no secret that good placement can make or break a piece or street art or a mural. That can mean picking the... [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]

Meeting Of Styles London will happen on May 28 29th

streetartnews.net May 18, 2016

Sandwiched between the tracks on the north side of the overground between Shoreditch High Street and Whitechapel station you will glimpse an organic space... [Read more]

“The Memory Of Water” by Ricky Lee Gordon in Gaeta, Italy

streetartnews.net May 15, 2016

Our friend Ricky Lee Gordon is currently in Italy where he just finished working on a new piece for Memorie Urbane. Entitled “The Memory Of Water”, the... [Read more]

Eastland Urban Art Project in Melbourne

streetartnews.net May 10, 2016

Over a six month period in Ringwood on the outskirts of Melbourne, nine female street artists were chosen from across Australia and the world, to paint nine... [Read more]

E. Lee in Shoreditch, London

streetartnews.net May 10, 2016

Chicago based American artist E. Lee has been making his way through Europe and recently finished this untitled piece in Shoreditch London. The mural... [Read more]

Remi Rough in Rabat, Morocco

streetartnews.net May  8, 2016

Our friend Remi Rough just sent us some sweet images from his latest piece which was created in Rabat, Morocco. Painting at the Mohamed VI Museum, the... [Read more]

Detail of “Vanity” by Celine Chow. Installing works...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com May  5, 2016

A video posted by @elbowtoe on May 5, 2016 at 8:44am PDT Detail of “Vanity” by Celine Chow. Installing works for “The Nose Knows” a group show I am... [Read more]

Preview: “Between The Lines” @ The Mine Dubai

streetartnews.net May  1, 2016

Later this month, an exciting group exhibition entitled “Between The Lines” will be opening in Dubai, United Arab Emirates at The Mine Gallery. Curated by... [Read more]

“I AM YOU | YOU ARE ME” by Ricky Lee Gordon in Chicago

streetartnews.net April 27, 2016

Ricky Lee Gordon just sent us some images from his latest mural entitled “I AM YOU | YOU ARE ME” which was just finished on the streets of Chicago. Painted... [Read more]

Pure Evil Interview & Opening at The Quin Hotel NYC

streetartnews.net April 21, 2016

Charley Edwards AKA “Pure Evil” is back in NYC with a solo show as part of the artists’s in residence series at The Quin Hotel.  Curated by DK Johnson the... [Read more]

Ian Strange covers historical building in over 600 sq...

streetartnews.net April 18, 2016

Australian artist Ian Strange recently spent some time in lovely Poland where he has created a new site-specific installation,  covering a former residential... [Read more]

StreetFest May 2010

vimeo.com June 10, 2010

Cameras: Pete Modrzejewski and Chris Read. Edit: Pete Modrzejewski Music: Oh U Want More by Ty more info: streetfest.net Filmed on Canon 5D Mark2 and... [Read more]