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Studio Visits: Swoon – VNA “NYC Takeover 2.0″ @ Supra NYC

arrestedmotion.com March 13, 2014
Studio Visits: Swoon – VNA “NYC Takeover 2.0″ @ Supra NYC

During January, our friends at Very Near Almost (VNA) invited us to come along on a visit to Swoon (interviewed) Brooklyn studio while they conducted an... [Read more]

Interview with a “street art expert”

blog.vandalog.com February 18, 2014
Interview with a “street art expert”

“Bandaged Heart Balloon”. Photo courtesy of FAAM. On Tuesday afternoon, Fine Art Auctions Miami (FAAM) will be hosting an auction that includes pieces by... [Read more]

In the streets of Paris with Lilyluciole

blog.vandalog.com February  8, 2014
In the streets of Paris with Lilyluciole

Kub The first time I returned to Paris after a few years of exile in Montreal, I was very excited by the idea of all the art I’d be able to find on the... [Read more]

Dire extinguisher tag & @swoonhq by night on Hackney rd...

streetartcollection.tumblr.com February  8, 2014
Dire extinguisher tag & @swoonhq by night on Hackney rd...

Dire extinguisher tag & @swoonhq by night on Hackney rd #swoon #streetart #graffiti #tag #fireextinguisher #night #urban #collage #twitter #london... [Read more]

BSA Film Friday 02.07.14

brooklynstreetart.com February  7, 2014
BSA Film Friday 02.07.14

Our weekly focus on the moving image and art in the streets. And other oddities. Now screening : 1. Swoon Lays It On the Line 2. “Vacant View” and... [Read more]

VNA 25: It's time to Swoon.....Excited much!!!??

wallsandpictures.blogspot.co.uk February  4, 2014
VNA 25: It's time to Swoon.....Excited much!!!??

The drop is Thursday 6th but the launch is next week the 13th February @ Far Rockaway in Shoreditch.......Be there or be a second rate toy wheatpaster!!!!... [Read more]

Guys on Walls, Part V: Esteban del Valle, Ramiro...

streetartnyc.org January 10, 2014
Guys on Walls, Part V: Esteban del Valle, Ramiro Davaro-Comas, Swoon, James de la Vega, Paul Paddock, Tats Cru and Mataone

This is the fifth in an occasional series featuring images of males who surface on NYC public spaces: Esteban del Valle on Manhattan’s Lower East Side... [Read more]

Streets: Swoon – Bowery & Houston Mural (Part II)

arrestedmotion.com January  9, 2014
Streets: Swoon – Bowery & Houston Mural (Part II)

In the middle of last Fall, Swoon (interviewed) was tapped as the next artist to hit the iconic Bowery & Houston mural location. We caught her working day... [Read more]

SWOON'S BOWERY WALL GETS ADDITIONS

nuart09.blogspot.co.uk January  7, 2014
SWOON'S BOWERY WALL GETS ADDITIONS

Heard quite a few complaints about the fact that Swoon's Bowery Wall Mural was bombed during a white out. Got to say, we think it's a great addition to a... [Read more]

Openings: Swoon – “Braddock Tiles Benefit Group Exhibition”

arrestedmotion.com January  6, 2014
Openings: Swoon – “Braddock Tiles Benefit Group Exhibition”

Back in November, Swoon (interviewed) led a project entitled Braddock Tiles aimed to revitalize a Lutheran church from the early 20th century. Superchief... [Read more]

Speaking with Adrian Roman aka Viajero

streetartnyc.org January  2, 2014
Speaking with Adrian Roman aka Viajero

I first met Viajero this past summer while he was fashioning a mural on East 111 Street for Los Muros Hablan NYC. I became an instant fan of his distinct... [Read more]

Seen on the Streets - Stavanger, Norway

12ozprophet.com December 30, 2013
Seen on the Streets - Stavanger, Norway

DVS-1, David Choe, Swoon, Dan Witz, Dot Dot Dot, Pøbel strem, ROA and Herakut in Stavanger, Norway. Read More ©2013 - World Rights... [Read more]

Showing: Swoon – “Motherlands” @ Galerie LJ, Paris

arrestedmotion.com December 27, 2013
Showing: Swoon – “Motherlands” @ Galerie LJ, Paris

Lj Galerie in Paris is currently hosting a solo show by American street art stalwart, Swoon, until the 15th of January. Motherlands is Swoon's third solo... [Read more]

Best of 2013: April

colorsinla.com December 24, 2013
Best of 2013: April

Here are the top 10 most visited posts in the month April 2013. Hanksy – Ghost-Buster Morley – I Keep You Caged Within My Ribs Swoon –... [Read more]

Rewind: Dec 2 – Dec 22

arrestedmotion.com December 23, 2013
Rewind: Dec 2 – Dec 22

Headlining our Rewind feature this week is a look at the incredibly intricate and ornate sculptural assemblages by Kris Kuksi. We already stopped by... [Read more]

by Swoon (by lepublicnme)

stencils.tumblr.com December 10, 2013
by Swoon (by lepublicnme)

by Swoon (by lepublicnme) [Read more]

Hit Shot Walls - November 2013

graffoto1.blogspot.com December  7, 2013
Hit Shot Walls - November 2013

Words: NoLionsInEnglandPhotos: HowAboutNo and NoLionsInEngland as statedYou didn't seriously think that cold weather would put Shoreditch Street Art into... [Read more]

Swoon 'Monica' Print Available

postersandprintsblog.com December  1, 2013
Swoon 'Monica' Print Available

  Artist: SwoonTitle: MonicaMedium: Giclee PrintSize: 19 x 13 InchesEdition: 250Price: $45 Check it out HERE [Read more]

SWOON: MONICA PRINT RELEASE

artbleat.blogspot.co.uk December  1, 2013
SWOON: MONICA PRINT RELEASE

Braddock Tiles is a website set up to fund the production of 20'000 hand made colourful tiles that will be used to build a roof on an abandoned church in... [Read more]

Previews / Benefits: “Home Sweet Home” @ UTBNYC

arrestedmotion.com November 22, 2013
Previews / Benefits: “Home Sweet Home” @ UTBNYC

On the 22nd of November, UTBNYC will be opening their first charity benefit show entitled Home Sweet Home. For this exhibition, they invited 30 artists from... [Read more]

Recap: Swoon’s Braddock Tiles Benefit Show

12ozprophet.com November 19, 2013
Recap: Swoon’s Braddock Tiles Benefit Show

Swoon had a show on Saturday in NYC to raise funds for her Braddock Tiles project. Read More ©2013 - World Rights Reserved -... [Read more]

Wooster Holiday Sale: Free Shipping in the U.S. & Free...

woostercollective.com November 13, 2013
Wooster Holiday Sale: Free Shipping in the U.S. & Free Gift Wrapping on All Orders!

Looking for original, unique and creative gifts to give this year? Our beautiful selection of books, artwork and limited edition boxes will inspire everyone... [Read more]

Banksy + 5: October 31st

blog.vandalog.com November  1, 2013
Banksy + 5: October 31st

Banksy in Queens. Photo from banksyny.com. Banksy finished Better Out Than In today with the above piece in Queens. The balloons didn’t last long when... [Read more]

Swoon Mural on Bowery and Houston

according2g.com October 31, 2013
Swoon Mural on Bowery and Houston

Photos by G.  Art by Swoon. Swoon Mural on Bowery and Houston (Close Up) The ever changing mural on Bowery and Houston in New York has changed yet... [Read more]

Swoon and Groundwell Youth Grace Famed Bowery Wall with...

streetartnyc.org October 28, 2013
Swoon and Groundwell Youth Grace Famed Bowery Wall with Elegant Hurricane Sandy-Themed Mural

Working together with Groundswell teens who had been affected by Hurricane Sandy, Swoon has been busy gracing the famed wall at Bowery and Houston with an... [Read more]

Hit Shot Walls July 2013

graffoto1.blogspot.co.uk August 12, 2013
Hit Shot Walls July 2013

photos: HowAboutNowords: NoLionsInEngland July had to man up to follow the excellent street art Shoreditch has seen in the past few months and boy did it... [Read more]

Art contemporain urbain : le Guide 2012

graffitiartmagazine.com April 19, 2012
Art contemporain urbain : le Guide 2012

Le Guide de l'art contemporain urbain 2012 est le premier hors-série de Graffiti Art magazine : + 100 artistes, 212 pages, 400 images, autant dire qu'il faut... [Read more]

Swoon at Night

streetandstage.com March  4, 2014

So glad that I was able to shoot this before the idiot bombers hit it during the snow storm. [Read more]

Miami's PO$HDOG Exhibiting in New York's New Museum Along...

blogs.miaminewtimes.com February 19, 2014

Miami's PO$HDOG Exhibiting in New York's New Museum Along With Scharf ...Miami New Times (blog)In addition to PO$H, Kenny Scharf, Shepard Fairey, Shanell... [Read more]

Miami's PO$HDOG Listens to No One, Draws Vaginas, and...

blogs.miaminewtimes.com February 19, 2014

Miami New Times (blog) Miami's PO$HDOG Listens to No One, Draws Vaginas, and Works with Michelle ...Miami New Times (blog)In addition to PO$H, Kenny... [Read more]

Tagging Somebody's Painting: Two Walls Interrupted -...

huffingtonpost.com February 19, 2014

Tagging Somebody's Painting: Two Walls InterruptedHuffington PostIt's not the first time street artists have been hit by graffiti on this wall; Shepard... [Read more]

11 April: Swoon at Brooklyn Museum

stencilarchive.org February 15, 2014

In the Galleries Submerged Motherlands http://www.brooklynmuseum.org/exhibitions/swoon/ April 11–August 24, 2014Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Gallery,... [Read more]

Capital Playbook: 'One New York Rising Together'; how to...

capitalnewyork.com February 11, 2014

Capital Playbook: 'One New York Rising Together'; how to keep getting full CapitalCapital New YorkThe 14 artists in the show — including Kenny Scharf,... [Read more]

WAT-AAH! Launches “Taking Back the Streets” Campaign at...

bevnet.com February 10, 2014

BevNET.com WAT-AAH! Launches “Taking Back the Streets” Campaign at New York City's ...BevNET.comTaking Back the Streets kicks off with a star-studded,... [Read more]

VNA hits 25!

monorex.com February 10, 2014

From humble beginnings in 2006 as an independent black This month sees a landmark coming of age as VNA produces it’s 25th issue, featuring work from Kevin... [Read more]

Temps libre : notre sélection de loisirs, cette semaine,...

lavoixdunord.fr January 27, 2014

Temps libre : notre sélection de loisirs, cette semaine, à Lille et dans la métropoleLa Voix du Nord... Lasserre Présentation d'une sélection de plus de 40... [Read more]

Temps libre : que faire ce samedi dans la métropole ? -...

lavoixdunord.fr January 25, 2014

Temps libre : que faire ce samedi dans la métropole ?La Voix du NordArt urbain: collection Nicolas Laugero Lasserre Une sélection de plus de 40 œuvres créées... [Read more]

Temps libre : que faire ce samedi dans la métropole ? -...

lavoixdunord.fr January 25, 2014

Temps libre : que faire ce samedi dans la métropole ?La Voix du NordArt urbain: collection Nicolas Laugero Lasserre Une sélection de plus de 40 œuvres créées... [Read more]

Temps libre : que faire ce samedi à Lille et dans la...

lavoixdunord.fr January 25, 2014

Temps libre : que faire ce samedi à Lille et dans la métropole ?La Voix du NordArt urbain: collection Nicolas Laugero Lasserre Une sélection de plus de 40... [Read more]

Temps libre : que faire ce samedi à Lille et dans la...

lavoixdunord.fr January 25, 2014

Temps libre : que faire ce samedi à Lille et dans la métropole ?La Voix du NordArt urbain: collection Nicolas Laugero Lasserre Une sélection de plus de 40... [Read more]

Temps libre : que faire ce vendredi à Lille et dans la...

lavoixdunord.fr January 24, 2014

Temps libre : que faire ce vendredi à Lille et dans la métropole ?La Voix du NordArt urbain: collection Nicolas Laugero Lasserre Une sélection de plus de 40... [Read more]

Exposition d'Art Urbain Collection Nicolas Laugero...

artistikrezo.com January  8, 2014

Artistik Rezo Exposition d'Art Urbain Collection Nicolas Laugero Lasserre - Lasécu - LilleArtistik RezoŒuvres de Banksy, Blu, Dem 189, Dran, Gris 1,... [Read more]

Images Of The Week: 12.15.13

brooklynstreetart.com December 15, 2013

    Here is our weekly interview with the street, this week featuring Ainac, Andreco, Axel Void, bunny M, Col Walnuts, FC Collective, Finbarr DAC, Killy... [Read more]

Your Guide to Art Basel Miami Beach: Tuesday and...

papermag.com December  3, 2013

Your Guide to Art Basel Miami Beach: Tuesday and WednesdayPapermagThey've scheduled art installations by Geoff McFetridge, Andrew Shoultz, Monica Canilao and... [Read more]

Release: Swoon Kamayura Edition Variants

blog.papermonster.net December  3, 2013

* To be released on Thursday, December 5th at around 12noon EST * We are pleased to announce the release of Swoon's Kamayaura Edition Variant artworks.... [Read more]

Art Basel Satellite Fairs in Miami Beach Transform the...

miaminewtimes.com December  3, 2013

Art Basel Satellite Fairs in Miami Beach Transform the Tourist MeccaMiami New TimesAt Select Fair Miami (1732 Collins Ave., select-fair.com), Christian... [Read more]

Street Artist CAKE On Food Nostalgia and Eating Cereal...

papermag.com November 25, 2013

Papermag Street Artist CAKE On Food Nostalgia and Eating Cereal For DinnerPapermagI live in the East Village and on any given day I ride my bike miles... [Read more]

World atlas on street art is useful but selective - The Age

theage.com.au November 15, 2013

The Age World atlas on street art is useful but selectiveThe AgeFrom the Americas and Europe many of the usual suspects are included, such as Faile,... [Read more]

Our Mega Guide to Art Basel Miami 2013: Part 4 - Papermag

papermag.com November 14, 2013

Papermag Our Mega Guide to Art Basel Miami 2013: Part 4PapermagThey've scheduled art installations by Geoff McFetridge, Andrew Shoultz, Monica Canilao... [Read more]

BSA’s Jaime Rojo at Swoon’s “Braddock Tiles” Fundraiser...

brooklynstreetart.com November 13, 2013

New York street photographer and co-founder of BrooklynStreetArt.com, Jaime Rojo, contributes an original gelatin print to Swoon’s Braddock Tile Fundraiser... [Read more]