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UKB Guest Mix #31 – SiFi [UKB031]

urbankulturblog.com August  3, 2015
UKB Guest Mix #31 – SiFi [UKB031]

“A journey from South America to sun-soaked Europe” from a loud and Latin-inspired Aberdonian. Simon Smith aka SiFi, Scottish producer and DJ, sets his stall... [Read more]

"The Road Of Solidarity", a new piece by Freddy Sam in...

streetartnews.net August  3, 2015
"The Road Of Solidarity", a new piece by Freddy Sam in Azores, Portugal

South African artist Freddy Sam spent a few days on the Azores islands where he was invited by the good lads from the WalkThe mural depicts two young... [Read more]

Montreal Street Artist, Stikki Peaches visits London

hookedblog.co.uk August  1, 2015
Montreal Street Artist, Stikki Peaches visits London

Montreal based street artist Stikki Peaches passed through London a few weeks ago en route back from Paris, France to Canada. The artist took the opportunity... [Read more]

Phil Davison's XXX Stitch - Xhibit B London Show

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk July 29, 2015
Phil Davison's XXX Stitch - Xhibit B London Show

Following the success of his New York debut Artist/Creator Phil Davison has returned to London to showcase his X-quisite original art. Davison reinterprets... [Read more]

SeaWalls '15: Tristan Eaton and The London Police...

streetartnews.net July 28, 2015
SeaWalls '15: Tristan Eaton and The London Police collaborate on a mural in Cozumel, Mexico

Tristan Eaton and The London Police just finished working on their latest collaboration "Fish Eat Fish" on the lovely streets of Cozumel, Mexico.In town for... [Read more]

Ant-Man installations for Marvel's Ant-Man movie!

little-people.blogspot.com July 27, 2015
Ant-Man installations for Marvel's Ant-Man movie!

Ant-Man and Anthony over the London skyline (Near London Bridge, London) Ant-Man ready to leap in to action (Embankment, London) Ant-Man... [Read more]

SeaWalls '15: Phlegm paints a new mural in Cozumel, Mexico

streetartnews.net July 27, 2015
SeaWalls '15: Phlegm paints a new mural in Cozumel, Mexico

Phlegm was also part of this year's line-up for SeaWalls '15 organized by PangeaSeed which took place on the streets of Cozumel in Mexico.After almost a week... [Read more]

SeaWalls '15: Faith47 "Libertad" in Cozumel, Mexico

streetartnews.net July 26, 2015
SeaWalls '15: Faith47 "Libertad" in Cozumel, Mexico

Faith47 was also on the island of Cozumel in Mexico where she was invited to paint for PangeaSeed and SeaWalls '15.The South African artist was given the... [Read more]

SeaWalls '15: Work In Progress by Tristan Eaton & The...

streetartnews.net July 23, 2015
SeaWalls '15: Work In Progress by Tristan Eaton & The London Police in Cozumel, Mexico

Years in the making, a collaboration in between Tristan Eaton and The London Police is finally taking place! Painting on the streets of Cozumel in Mexico for... [Read more]

RUN Mural in E16, London

hookedblog.co.uk July 23, 2015
RUN Mural in E16, London

While Hookedblog have been away travelling our Italian friend and artist Giacomo Bufarini aka RUN visited E16 in London where he paint a new mural across a... [Read more]

Meeting Of Styles UK 2015

graffoto1.blogspot.com July 22, 2015
Meeting Of Styles UK 2015

Shoreditch, London10 - 12 July 2015all photos: NoLionsInEnglandPHOTOS ARE CROPPED - don't know why, its the wonderful word of blogging. Click-a-pic for the... [Read more]

Claudio Ethos creates a series of new pieces in Dortmund...

streetartnews.net July 22, 2015
Claudio Ethos creates a series of new pieces in Dortmund & Koln

After Norway a few weeks ago, our friend Claudio Ethos has now reached Germany where he worked his magic on the streets of Dortmund and Koln.The Brazilian... [Read more]

Onesto and Mart Aire New Camden Mural

hookedblog.co.uk July 20, 2015
Onesto and Mart Aire New Camden Mural

Argentinian artist Mart Aire is currently in the UK for a few weeks and has already been featured on Hookedblog with the first mural the artist painted... [Read more]

eL Seed paints John Locke quote in Arabic script

hookedblog.co.uk July 19, 2015
eL Seed paints John Locke quote in Arabic script

We recently shared some work in progress images of the celebrated French Tunisian artist el Seeds (covered here) at work on a new mural in London. eL Seed... [Read more]

Dale Grimshaw creates a new piece in Blackpool, UK

streetartnews.net July 18, 2015
Dale Grimshaw creates a new piece in Blackpool, UK

While we last heard from him in London a few weeks ago, Dale Grimshaw was last week in Blackpool for the 2015's edition of the Sand, Sea Take a look at a few... [Read more]

Ana Maria creates a series of new murals for JUSTKIDS in...

streetartnews.net July 17, 2015
Ana Maria creates a series of new murals for JUSTKIDS in Italy & the UK

Ana Maria recently stopped by the lovely cities of London, Turin and Racale where she worked her magic on a series of brand new public pieces located in... [Read more]

"Salamander", an installation by Bordalo II in Agueda,...

streetartnews.net July 15, 2015
"Salamander", an installation by Bordalo II in Agueda, Portugal

While we last heard from him in London, our friend Bordalo II is now back in Portugal where he just finished another impressive installation on the streets... [Read more]

Puerto Rican artist Ana Marietta's London Mural

hookedblog.co.uk July 15, 2015
Puerto Rican artist Ana Marietta's London Mural

Ana Marietta is a mural artist from Puerto Rico, who is currently residing in Houston, Texas. The artist has been travelling across Europe over the last... [Read more]

eL Seed creates a brand new mural in Shoreditch, London

streetartnews.net July 14, 2015
eL Seed creates a brand new mural in Shoreditch, London

eL Seed spent most of last week in Shoreditch, East London working on a brand new piece for the Shubbak Festival.Shubbak is the UK’s premier festival of... [Read more]

Last week to see Urban Nation’s “Freedom” Show!

obeygiant.com July 13, 2015
Last week to see Urban Nation’s “Freedom” Show!

This is the last week to check out Urban Nation’s: Project M/8 “Freedom” show in Berlin, featuring some pieces of mine as well as work from D*Face, Maya... [Read more]

Endless graffiti stencil in London

senseslost.com July 13, 2015
Endless graffiti stencil in London

Here’s a stencil of the Queen done by the street artist Endless in London. [Read more]

Buenos Aires artist Mart Aire new London mural

hookedblog.co.uk July 12, 2015
Buenos Aires artist Mart Aire new London mural

Just back from Berlin and we caught up with our friends at Pigment London who were organising a wall for Argentinian artist Mart Aire. We last head from... [Read more]

Stinkfish & Zas collaborate on a new piece in Bogota,...

streetartnews.net July 10, 2015
Stinkfish & Zas collaborate on a new piece in Bogota, Colombia

Globe-trotting artist Stinkfish is back in his hometown of Bogota in Colombia where he just teamed up with his buddy Zas to work on a brand new... [Read more]

The 10 Most Popular Street Art Pieces Of June 2015

streetartnews.net July  9, 2015
The 10 Most Popular Street Art Pieces Of June 2015

1. Mobstr - London, UK Summer is here and it's time to release our popular monthly Street Art ranking for the period of June 2015. As usual, this ranking is... [Read more]

Ted Pim, a series of baroque pieces in Europe & North...

streetartnews.net July  9, 2015
Ted Pim, a series of baroque pieces in Europe & North America

Meet Ted Pim, a 28-year-old street artist born in Belfast who has travelled the world painting inside abandoned buildings. The Irish artist spent the last 6... [Read more]

"Barriers" a new street installation by SpY in Santiago,...

streetartnews.net July  9, 2015
"Barriers" a new street installation by SpY in Santiago, Chile

After a brilliant piece entitled "Crisis", SpY is back with a brand new street installation entitled "Barriers". The Spanish artist was invited in Santiago,... [Read more]

eL Seed's first UK commission for the Shubbak Festival

hookedblog.co.uk July  8, 2015
eL Seed's first UK commission for the Shubbak Festival

Hookedblog first discovered the work of eL Seed in Paris back in 2013 when we had the opportunity to visit La Tour Paris 13 curated by Galerie Itinerrance.... [Read more]

Nick Walker "The Art Of Nick Walker" London Book Launch -...

streetartnews.net July  8, 2015
Nick Walker "The Art Of Nick Walker" London Book Launch - July 11th

If you are in London this week-end, our friend Nick Walker will be launching his brand new book "The Art Of Nick Walker" at Box Park in Shoreditch.A 152 page... [Read more]

Elian creates a new mural in Gaeta for Memorie Urbane '15

streetartnews.net July  8, 2015
Elian creates a new mural in Gaeta for Memorie Urbane '15

While we last heard from him a few days ago in London, Elian has now landed in Italy where he just finished working on a brand new piece.Invited by Memorie... [Read more]

Faith47 unveils a new mural in Manhattan, New York City

streetartnews.net July  5, 2015
Faith47 unveils a new mural in Manhattan, New York City

Faith47 is still super busy in New York City where she just finished working on yet another mural on the streets of Manhattan.Organized with the help of the... [Read more]

Joachim creates a new piece in East London, UK

streetartnews.net July  2, 2015
Joachim creates a new piece in East London, UK

Joachim is currently in the United Kingdom where he just finished working on a brand new piece on the streets of East London.The Belgian artist brought to... [Read more]

New London Mural from Chilean native Cekis

hookedblog.co.uk July  2, 2015
New London Mural from Chilean native Cekis

We have previous featured the new collaborative mural on Hanbury street featuring the vibrant work of Alexis Diaz and Elian (covered here) both of whom were... [Read more]

Alexis Diaz & Elian collaborate on a new London Mural

hookedblog.co.uk July  1, 2015
Alexis Diaz & Elian collaborate on a new London Mural

While Hookedblog were in Malaga, Spain it looks like this wall on Hanbury Street, just off Brick Lane has had a refresh with some new collaborative work from... [Read more]

Sepe paints a new portraiture quadriptych in Warsaw, Poland

streetartnews.net July  1, 2015
Sepe paints a new portraiture quadriptych in Warsaw, Poland

In order to celebrate the closing of his successful solo show in London with Lawrence Alkin Gallery, Sepe painted another piece at a secret abandoned... [Read more]

Elian & Alexis Diaz collaborate on a new piece in London, UK

streetartnews.net June 30, 2015
Elian & Alexis Diaz collaborate on a new piece in London, UK

While we last heard from him a few days ago in Montreal for Mural Festival, Elian has now landed in Europe where he hooked up with his buddy Alexis Diaz to... [Read more]

iHeart creates a series of new pieces in Vancouver, Canada

streetartnews.net June 29, 2015
iHeart creates a series of new pieces in Vancouver, Canada

Canadian artist iHeart just sent us a series of brand new images showing his newest street pieces which were created for his street exhibition entitled... [Read more]

Captain Kris & SiMitchell create a mural in London to...

streetartnews.net June 29, 2015
Captain Kris & SiMitchell create a mural in London to celebrate the launch of the Mountain Dew Bootcamp coming to the UK

The Dew Mural, created by Captain Kris and SiMitchell was just completed on the streets of trendy East London to celebrate the launch of the Mountain Dew... [Read more]

Faith47 creates a new mural in Brooklyn, New York City

streetartnews.net June 29, 2015
Faith47 creates a new mural in Brooklyn, New York City

While we last heard from her in Montreal, Faith47 is now in New York City where she's about to spend a few weeks.The South African muralist already worked... [Read more]

Mobstr presents "The Curious Frontier Of Red" in London

streetartnews.net June 27, 2015
Mobstr presents "The Curious Frontier Of Red" in London

While we last heard from him a few days ago with "HUH?", Mobstr is back with a brand new intervention which took place on the streets of East London in the... [Read more]

Borondo and Edoardo Tresoldi collaborate on a new piece...

streetartnews.net June 26, 2015
Borondo and Edoardo Tresoldi collaborate on a new piece in Milan, Italy

Borondo and Edoardo Tresoldi are currently in Milan, Italy where they just wrapped up this new collaboration with the help of Wunderkammern Gallery.While we... [Read more]

Shepard Fairey and Dface At CAC Málaga · Centro de Arte...

hookedblog.co.uk June 26, 2015
Shepard Fairey and Dface At CAC Málaga · Centro de Arte Contemporáneo

Hookedblog have just touched down in the sunny Spanish city of Málaga for the upcoming exhibitions Wasted Youth and Your Eyes Here at the Centro De Arte... [Read more]

David Shillinglaw's Dance of 1000 Faces Book

hookedblog.co.uk June 25, 2015
David Shillinglaw's Dance of 1000 Faces Book

Returning from extended travel it's always nice to get back to London to find some packages have been delivered while we were away and are waiting to be... [Read more]

Freedom at Urban Nation is now open!

blog.stolenspace.com June 21, 2015
Freedom at Urban Nation is now open!

‘Freedom‘, the 8th and final installment of Project M at Urban Nation curated by StolenSpace Gallery, opened last night in Berlin. During the past week the... [Read more]

AND NOW..BERLIN (Part 2)

obeygiant.com June 20, 2015
AND NOW..BERLIN (Part 2)

More shots of all the incredible work going on in Berlin! It was a blast to work alongside fellow artists D*Face, Cyrcle, London Police, and Word To Mother.... [Read more]

AND NOW..BERLIN

obeygiant.com June 19, 2015
AND NOW..BERLIN

Here’s a quick update from the first few days in Berlin. Check out shots of the team on the road and see the mural and window panels in progress. It was... [Read more]

Freedom: in Collaboration with Urban Nation

blog.stolenspace.com June 19, 2015
Freedom: in Collaboration with Urban Nation

‘Freedom’ curated by StolenSpace, inspired by Berlin’s political past the 8th final installment of Project M at Urban Nation. Featuring new original artworks... [Read more]

Oscillon Response. Calibrating.

marklyken.com June 17, 2015
Oscillon Response. Calibrating.

So now the dust has settled on our “HAME” residency and installation with the lovelies at The Stove Network, myself and regular collaborator Emma Dove have... [Read more]

Mirror Lands Special Edition DVD with CD Soundtrack...

marklyken.com August  1, 2014
Mirror Lands Special Edition DVD with CD Soundtrack Released today.

Myself and Emma Dove “Mirror Lands” film is released on Special Edition DVD today. This 2 Disc Special Edition contains both the Film and Original Soundtrack... [Read more]

Art and Gentrification: Everything Must Go....

stencilarchive.org August  2, 2015

Historical Item [From Stencil Archive: At what point is public art part of the problem of gentrification? When is corporate manipulation and intrusion... [Read more]

Video: POW! WOW! SXSW 2015

streetartnews.net June 24, 2015

POW! WOW!‘s latest cavort takes to the South by Southwest (SXSW) festival in Austin, Texas. Teaming up with local art collective SprATX, the collaborative... [Read more]