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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]

HOT TEA - Children of The GRAVE

12ozprophet.com December  5, 2013
HOT TEA - Children of The GRAVE

As an ex-graffiti writer of 12+ years there is no denying the influence of 80′s NYC subway graffiti had on me. Read More ©2013 -... [Read more]

Children of the Grave

vimeo.com November 23, 2013
Children of the Grave

As an ex-graffiti writer of 12+ years there is no denying the influence of 80's NYC subway graffiti had on me. I still remember the first time watching... [Read more]

Tim Hans shoots… James Jessop

blog.vandalog.com March 25, 2013
Tim Hans shoots… James Jessop

Graffiti geek (and we mean that in the best way) and fine artist James Jessop met with Tim Hans earlier this year for our “Tim Hans shoots…” series. Tom... [Read more]

ROID. MTN LIMITED EDITION

mtn-world.com January 14, 2013
ROID. MTN LIMITED EDITION

Born in 82, London based artist Roid began painting the late 90’s spending the last ten years building a solid international reputation for innovation and... [Read more]

SheOne 'Blackatelier' Solo Show, Bristol

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk October 23, 2012
SheOne 'Blackatelier' Solo Show, Bristol

Art-el Gallery is proud to announce that they will be showing a new collection of works by renowned artist, sheOne. After a decade of traveling the globe,... [Read more]

STAYHIGH 149 REST IN PEACE

revok1.com June 12, 2012
STAYHIGH 149 REST IN PEACE

STAY HIGH 149, est. 1969 Wayne Roberts was born in Emporia, VA in 1950; his family migrated to Harlem seven years later. He grew up at a time when the... [Read more]

Physical Graffiti by Mare139

urbanartcore.eu June  8, 2012
Physical Graffiti by Mare139

New York-based artist Carlos Mare, aka Mare139, is going to open his first solo-show in Berlin tomorrow! Entitled Physical Graffiti, the show will not... [Read more]

Stuck Up Street Art

scratchedcity.com April 16, 2012
Stuck Up Street Art

Artist Revs is now known for his malleable metal pieces (that spell out his tag) which he places around Brooklyn and Manhattan. He used to be known for his... [Read more]

A close look at Artists 4 Israel – part two

blog.vandalog.com December 29, 2011
A close look at Artists 4 Israel – part two

Temporary mural by Jedi5, Col and Broker. Photo by Broker Please note: Corrections made to the article are in bold or stuck out. This is the second... [Read more]

Back to basics

fatcap.com December 14, 2011
Back to basics

These are not just pictures, they are archives: Keith Baugh published "Early subway graffiti 1973-1975", a book containing hundreds of pictures of the New... [Read more]

Graffiti 365

thesociallites.tumblr.com November 17, 2011
Graffiti 365

Graffiti 365 by Jay JSON Edlin published by Abrams So this book was meant to arrive a few weeks ago but somehow had taken far longer to arrive than... [Read more]

3 Kings x Subliminal Projects

obeygiant.com September 12, 2011
3 Kings x Subliminal Projects

3 Kings Featuring the Artwork of FRED BRATHWAITE AKA FAB 5 FREDDY, LEE QUINONES AND LEONARD MCGURR AKA FUTURA 2000 WITH GUEST CURATOR PATTI ASTOR Opening... [Read more]

Until 10 Sep: 2 Solo Shows (AU)

stencilarchive.org August 17, 2011
Until 10 Sep: 2 Solo Shows (AU)

In the Galleries http://www.19karen.com.au/joshua-smith/joshua-smith-new.php Joshua Smith - Outside Inside: Adelaide-artist Joshua Smith’s... [Read more]

New York subway graffiti homage

bristol-street-art.co.uk July 23, 2011
New York subway graffiti homage

Homage to that revered New York subway graffiti. It seems to be packed with references, I recognise a few classic tags in there. Taki183, Tox… Artist:... [Read more]

Live on Stage - Stunning Photography Exhibition 11-26th...

Live on Stage - Stunning Photography Exhibition 11-26th August

2 photographers, 40 years, 60 musicians, countless genres of music.   Photographers Ellen Doherty and Keith Baugh link up to exhibit an eclectic... [Read more]

Graffiti Writer 'Req' says Dont Panic!

Graffiti Writer 'Req' says Dont Panic!

Street Summer SOUTH EAST - Come on Down! Born in London in 1966 Req is a Brighton based artist schooled in the New York subway graffiti tradition.... [Read more]

MARTHA COOPER SHOOTS JR

nuart09.blogspot.com June 28, 2011
MARTHA COOPER SHOOTS JR

Worth the headline alone, shame it wasn't in Dallas.From Martha CooperJR pulled an all nighter working from midnight until 8:00am installing another of his... [Read more]

ART OFFICIAL TRUTH – Art Show – 6/17/2011

endlesscanvas.com June  2, 2011
ART OFFICIAL TRUTH – Art Show – 6/17/2011

(Endless Canvas is not throwing this event) Project One Gallery presents… THE ART OFFICIAL TRUTH… Curated by Chor Boogie June 17th – August 6th 2011... [Read more]

WOW NOW Exhibition

WOW NOW Exhibition

Shoreditch Underground is delighted to announce the former station come gallery’s first ever Group Show ‘Wow Now’. In the dark depths of a former London... [Read more]

‘Don’t look a Dark Horse in the mouth’ – An interview...

blog.vandalog.com April 27, 2011
‘Don’t look a Dark Horse in the mouth’ – An interview with Sweet Toof

Into battle. Photo by Sweet Toof. Prowling the streets of East London at night, with the premise that death should be a celebration, Sweet Toof may well... [Read more]

Is street art still ‘street’?

blog.vandalog.com March 19, 2011
Is street art still ‘street’?

Graffiti in NYC's Freedom Tunnel. Photo by mercurialn In the beginning, at a time when rebellion was in the air, graffiti was a call to arms. The late... [Read more]

A Look at Graffiti’s Evolution and Progression 2011 in...

graffuturism.com February  2, 2011
A Look at Graffiti’s Evolution and Progression 2011 in the Artist words. Part 1

Revok Art Basel Primary Flight 2010 Reyes Art Basel Primary Flight 2010 Haas t able to finish there answers in time. GF Here was the Question... [Read more]

Review: The Art of Rebellion III

streetartlondon.co.uk December 21, 2010
Review: The Art of Rebellion III

Christmas time is rapidly approaching so we, at Street Art London, thought it would be a good time to take a look at some street art books.  We have already... [Read more]

Review: Early New York Subway Graffiti 1973-1975 by Keith...

streetartlondon.co.uk December 16, 2010
Review: Early New York Subway Graffiti 1973-1975 by Keith Baugh

Although this site is about street art in London we couldn’t resist taking a look at Keith Baugh’s new book, ‘Early New York Subway Graffiti 1973-1975‘. In... [Read more]

Get Out and Do This: KD Lang, Westminster and Graffiti...

puregraffiti.com February 10, 2014

Get Out and Do This: KD Lang, Westminster and Graffiti MemoriesDNAinfoJoin veteran graffiti artist and author Chris Pape (aka Freedom) for an insider’s... [Read more]

Donohue: NYC subway graffiti vandals go wild, attack...

nydailynews.com January 13, 2014

New York Daily News Donohue: NYC subway graffiti vandals go wild, attack dozens of trainsNew York Daily NewsRELATED: NYPD NOT SEARCHING FOR BANKSY:... [Read more]

Style Wars (1983 graffiti documentary)

blog.ulamongedesigns.com September 24, 2012

This documentary on subway graffiti in New York City in the early 1980's had it all: It was beautifully shot, had a great soundtrack, and captured the... [Read more]

20 Years of Roman Subway Graffiti

hurtyoubad.com July 25, 2012

Click here to view the embedded video. [Read more]

The Early Word: The Return of Dancewave - Patch.com

fortgreene.patch.com June  1, 2012

The Early Word: The Return of DancewavePatch.comAuthors Alan Fleisher and Paul Iovino present Classic Hits: New York's Pioneering Subway Graffiti Writers, a... [Read more]

South Beach minus the diet: art and fine food in Miami -...

old.post-gazette.com April 15, 2012

Pittsburgh Post Gazette South Beach minus the diet: art and fine food in MiamiPittsburgh Post GazetteIt is an outdoor street art portrait gallery. A... [Read more]

South Beach minus the diet - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

post-gazette.com April 15, 2012

South Beach minus the dietPittsburgh Post GazetteIt is an outdoor street art portrait gallery. A row of steel security doors were "bombed" or "tagged" by... [Read more]

Classic Hits Trailer

senseslost.com January 11, 2012

Here’s a trailer for Classic Hits, a book about New York’s pioneering subway graffiti writers. [Read more]

Video: Terrible T-Kid 170 Trailer

12ozprophet.com January 10, 2012

Video: Terrible T-Kid 170 Trailer Cope2 posted this video trailer for a documentary on Terrible T-Kid 170. We’re pretty... [Read more]

Video: Classic Hits Book Preview

12ozprophet.com January  9, 2012

Video: Classic Hits Book Preview Classic Hits—New York’s Pioneering Subway Graffiti Writers is a book written by Alan... [Read more]

Video: RosyOne Too Much is Never Enough Promo

12ozprophet.com January  6, 2012

Video: RosyOne Too Much is Never Enough Promo Check out the new video promoting RosyOne’s upcoming... [Read more]

CHO Crew, Russian Graffiti

urbanartcore.eu November  1, 2011

Supported by Obey, Russian graffiti crew CHO is going to publish their first film! Entitle Комендантский Час (what simply means curfew), the video report... [Read more]

Outdoor film event links urban arts and Downtown...

rodeo.cincinnati.com September 22, 2011

Outdoor film event links urban arts and Downtown CovingtonCincinnati.comStyle Wars is regarded as the indispensable document of New York Street culture and... [Read more]

Graffiti Artist Tells Us Crackdown On Subway Graffiti...

gothamist.com August  3, 2011

Gothamist Graffiti Artist Tells Us Crackdown On Subway Graffiti Doesn't Mean A ThingGothamistToday, the Daily News, in typical anti-street art... [Read more]

DOTS I. Bomb Chaser

fluxo.tv July 25, 2011

James Jessop is obsessed with New York subway graffiti. He has based his entire life and career around it, obsessively studying the graffiti bible “Subway... [Read more]

art-fag.com

ekosystem.org July 22, 2011

by eko (Posted Fri Jul 22, 2011 7:46 pm)► Biggest tag in the world art-fag.com: "Do a rework of the Mona Lisa because Duchamp hadn't already thought of that... [Read more]

Req is Channel 4′s Street Art Competition South East Judge

wetpaintproductions.co.uk June 12, 2011

Street Summer The last artist but by no means the least Wet Paint Productions put forward as part of Channel 4′s Street Summer competition is Req. Born... [Read more]

NYC Subway Graffiti

safewalls.org June 11, 2011

Watch SAFEWALLS video selection of NYC subway graffiti, celebrating the art of writing on walls and the people who documented it.... [Read more]

Dots 02 & 03 — Burning Candy

hookedblog.co.uk June  6, 2011

We posted the first Burning Candy Dots short film 'Bomb Chaser' on Hookedblog last week, which featured James Jessop sharing with us his obsession with New... [Read more]

Dots 01 : Bomb Chaser

hookedblog.co.uk June  3, 2011

Last night saw the opening of Bomb Chaser, James Jessop's first one man show with the Charles Smith London Gallery. Alongside the new canvas work, the... [Read more]

Subway graffiti Writer, 20, struck and killed by...

graffnews.com May 16, 2011

  The conductor said that he was unable to stop the train before fatally striking a 20-year-old. Cans of spray paint were found near the body of a... [Read more]

1UP Subway Graffiti Action

urbanartcore.eu February  8, 2011

Subway Bombing | Berlin’s 1UP Crew is probably one of the most famous crews in town. [There is a video that cannot be displayed in this feed. Visit the... [Read more]

Duster Video Interview

invisiblemadevisible.co.uk January 10, 2011

Back in December the London Miles Gallery hosted an afternoon with New York subway artist Duster. The event saw Duster traveling outside of the USA for the... [Read more]

Oh No… It’s Westo!

12ozprophet.com October 31, 2010

Over the past few decades, West’s talents have reached some of the most diverse audiences in the game. His artistic talents first manifested themselves on... [Read more]

Introducing Json aka Terror161

12ozprophet.com October 31, 2010

As part of the Masters of Broadway (The MOB), Terror161 is a pioneer subway writer who began his career in the early 70s and continued through the 80s, when... [Read more]