Sydney Latest Stories

Overtime: Feb 24 – March 2

arrestedmotion.com March  2, 2014
Overtime: Feb 24 – March 2

More stories from the week that ended March 2 (click on bolded words for more information): Justin Adian s fiscal woes. Protest organized at... [Read more]

Overtime: Feb 17 – Feb 23

arrestedmotion.com February 23, 2014
Overtime: Feb 17 – Feb 23

More stories from the week that ended Feb 23 (click on bolded words for more information): Alex Israel's California sky billboard featuring detail of L.A.... [Read more]

Fintan Magee "The Hikers" New Mural - Sydney, Australia

streetartnews.net February 19, 2014
Fintan Magee "The Hikers" New Mural - Sydney, Australia

Fintan Magee is currently in Sydney, Australia where he just wrapped up this new mural entitled "The Hikers".Moving away from traditional graffiti in the... [Read more]

Tim Hans shoots… Vexta

blog.vandalog.com February 17, 2014
Tim Hans shoots… Vexta

We’ve interviewed Vexta, now a New Yorker by way of Australia, twice before, so why not a third time? Last summer, she invited Tim Hans and I to rooftop in... [Read more]

Fintan Magee "Home Ownership" New Mural - Cronulla, Sydney

streetartnews.net February  7, 2014
Fintan Magee "Home Ownership" New Mural - Cronulla, Sydney

While we last heard from him in Brisbane (covered), Fintan Magee is now in Cronulla, a beachside suburb, in southern Sydney where he just finished working on... [Read more]

Find a great Solar Energy Deals in Australia

streetdreams.com.au January  2, 2014
Find a great Solar Energy Deals in Australia

Being the largest city of Australia, Sydney in New South Wales is an ideal destination for a have a really good solar photovoltaic (PV) system installed.... [Read more]

This was the old tram shed in Sydney, which is no longer...

blog.globalstreetart.com December 13, 2013
This was the old tram shed in Sydney, which is no longer...

This was the old tram shed in Sydney, which is no longer accessible. It was a very colourful place! Tens of thousands more photos at www.globalstreetart.com. [Read more]

Melbourne Monthly Madness – October 2013

blog.vandalog.com December  5, 2013
Melbourne Monthly Madness – October 2013

This post is super late but definitely worth sharing with you all. I have been flat out working on the 2nd and final installment of ALL YOUR WALLS (last... [Read more]

SCOTT MARSH AT MTN AUSTRALIA

mtn-world.com December  4, 2013
SCOTT MARSH AT MTN AUSTRALIA

The natural artist from Sidney, Scott Marsh, is the most recent artist to be interviewed for the MTN Australia blog. Both for his technique and for some of... [Read more]

JIESK AT MTN AUSTRALIA

mtn-world.com November 27, 2013
JIESK AT MTN AUSTRALIA

Montana Australia has made a interesting interview with Jiesk. A writer from the Sydney graffiti scene that has been active since 1986, which also expresses... [Read more]

12 Questions: KGB CREW - Sydney, Australia

12ozprophet.com November 26, 2013
12 Questions: KGB CREW - Sydney, Australia

12 questions with KGB crew. Read More ©2013 - World Rights Reserved - 12ozProphet.com Source:... [Read more]

Parsing out the urban art grab bag

blog.vandalog.com November 19, 2013
Parsing out the urban art grab bag

C215. Photo by Feral78. Note from RJ: A version of this essay by Christian Guémy aka C215 was recently published in French with Rue89, but we both felt it... [Read more]

Julien’s Auctions Adds To Its Forthcoming Street Art...

banksyt-shirts.com November 12, 2013
Julien’s Auctions Adds To Its Forthcoming Street Art Auction – 12/5

Known as the world’s premier entertainment and music memorabilia auction house, Julien’s Auctions, has announced the addition of several rare Banksy pieces... [Read more]

Askew One Solo Show in Sydney

12ozprophet.com November 12, 2013
Askew One Solo Show in Sydney

Askew’s exhibition, The Evolving Face is happening in Sydney at the Tate Gallery. Read More ©2013 - World Rights Reserved -... [Read more]

A WRITER KNOWS

12ozprophet.com October 25, 2013
A WRITER KNOWS

The Ironlak dream began in 2002, when a young graffiti writer from Sydney wanted to offer Australian writers a premium spraypaint brand at an affordable... [Read more]

12 Questions With: Ferals Crew, Sydney

12ozprophet.com October 23, 2013
12 Questions With: Ferals Crew, Sydney

12 questions with Australian clean train writers. Read More ©2013 - World Rights Reserved - 12ozProphet.com Source:... [Read more]

national gallery of australia – acquisitions & essays

m-i-s-o.com August  5, 2013
national gallery of australia – acquisitions & essays

I’m completely overwhelmed my last solo show in Sydney. It means the world, the kind of support I’ve never expected. I found out about this when climbing a... [Read more]

DOWN FOR YOUR HOME TOWN. Written as part of ‘Street Art...

DOWN FOR YOUR HOME TOWN.
Written as part of ‘Street Art...

DOWN FOR YOUR HOME TOWN. Written as part of ‘Street Art Sunday” for Just Another Agency.  I am one half of Chasing Ghosts and I grew up out in Western... [Read more]

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m-i-s-o.com April 26, 2013
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A customised pair of sneakers for Gorman – they’ll be shown in Sydney on the 10th of May, and Melbourne after that.They’ll be up for sale, with all proceeds... [Read more]

Miso- Everywhere I Have Ever Been

ghostpatrol.net April 10, 2013
Miso- Everywhere I Have Ever Been

hello friend, A super amazing collection of new works from the super Stanislava. Her latest exhibition ‘Everywhere I Have Ever Been’  is super... [Read more]

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m-i-s-o.com April  3, 2013
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Here it is — a solo show, a long time coming. I’m so happy to finally announce : Miso : Everywhere I Have Ever Been  Mick the Gallery : 44 Gurner Street,... [Read more]

Scratching the surface - Sydney Morning Herald

smh.com.au February 14, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald Scratching the surfaceSydney Morning HeraldAndrew Walsh is entranced with the idea of the ''tattooed city'', especially given... [Read more]

Vandals target Australia with graffiti on walls of East...

puregraffiti.com February 13, 2014

Sydney Morning HeraldAnti-Australian graffiti is increasingly common on Dili’s streets as the dispute over the Timor gap oil and gas treaty and spying... [Read more]

Heidi Middleton and Sarah-Jane Clarke's Little Black Book...

smh.com.au February  8, 2014

Heidi Middleton and Sarah-Jane Clarke's Little Black Book of New York secretsSydney Morning HeraldStreet Art Walks, www.streetartwalk.com. “These two hour... [Read more]

Comment: Sport, Sochi and the rising challenge of the...

sbs.com.au February  5, 2014

SBS (blog) Comment: Sport, Sochi and the rising challenge of the activist athleteSBS (blog)The black power salutes at the 1968 Olympics were a... [Read more]

Sport, Sochi and the rising challenge of the activist...

theconversation.com February  5, 2014

ABC News Sport, Sochi and the rising challenge of the activist athleteThe ConversationThe black power salutes at the 1968 Olympics were a transformative... [Read more]

Jim’s wonderful kingdom

streetdreams.com.au February  4, 2014

Jim Penman is always to lawnmowing what Willy Wonka is to candy – modern, entrepreneurial and affluent to the back of it. Like Roald Dahl’s fictitious... [Read more]

The visual arts shine at Perth Festival - artsHub...

visual.artshub.com.au February  3, 2014

The visual arts shine at Perth FestivalartsHub Australia (subscription)Artbank adds heritage location to its assets. Artbank's move set to re-inject energy... [Read more]

Bondi Beach gets its own welcome sign thanks to some...

dailytelegraph.com.au January 31, 2014

Bondi Beach gets its own welcome sign thanks to some 80s-style street art on ...The Daily Telegraph (blog)Las Vegas, Miami and Back to the Future have... [Read more]

Are galleries places to play? - artsHub Australia...

visual.artshub.com.au January 31, 2014

Are galleries places to play?artsHub Australia (subscription)Artbank's move set to re-inject energy back into Sydney's Dank Street art and design precinct.... [Read more]

Artbank adds heritage location to its assets - artsHub...

visual.artshub.com.au January 30, 2014

Artbank adds heritage location to its assetsartsHub Australia (subscription)artsHub spoke with Director Tony Stephens with the announcement of it new home,... [Read more]

New building, new gallery – new look Artbank - artsHub...

visual.artshub.com.au January 30, 2014

New building, new gallery – new look ArtbankartsHub Australia (subscription)artsHub spoke with Director Tony Stephens with the announcement of it new home,... [Read more]

TALKING THROUGH YOUR ARTS – THANKS GIVING DAY, JANUARY 26...

altmedia.net.au January 19, 2014

Sydney City News TALKING THROUGH YOUR ARTS – THANKS GIVING DAY, JANUARY 26Sydney City NewsFortunately, visitors will be able to mount a photo-booth... [Read more]

EXXOPOLIS lands at Sydney Opera House's forecourt -...

artshub.com.au January 15, 2014

EXXOPOLIS lands at Sydney Opera House's forecourtartsHub Australia (subscription)Coldplay singer buys Banksy's Brooklyn Heart. Banksy's Balloon goes under... [Read more]

Parents missing piece of puzzle when schools tackle...

smh.com.au January  7, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald Parents missing piece of puzzle when schools tackle brutalitySydney Morning HeraldIn my high school art class, this is how we would... [Read more]

Hey Teacher! Leave them kids alone. - Sydney Morning Herald

smh.com.au January  7, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald Hey Teacher! Leave them kids alone.Sydney Morning HeraldFor example, Banksy is "bad" because he is an artist making social... [Read more]

Another brick in the wall of Gen Y cultural decline -...

smh.com.au January  6, 2014

Another brick in the wall of Gen Y cultural declineSydney Morning HeraldThe ambivalence Australia has to any mention of cultural elitism is reflected in its... [Read more]

Rising up in the red zones of Christchurch - Sydney...

smh.com.au December 19, 2013

Rising up in the red zones of ChristchurchSydney Morning Herald... Final Act, opened on Thursday in the earthquake-torn city as part of a street art festival... [Read more]

1 Million Woven Stars Created in Response to a Murder

mymodernmet.com December 18, 2013

1 Million Stars to End Violence is an installation by Maryann Talia Pau on display at the Big Design Market in Melbourne, Australia. In September 2012, the... [Read more]

Top graffiti artist adds a stroke of vibrancy for Byron -...

northernstar.com.au December 12, 2013

Top graffiti artist adds a stroke of vibrancy for ByronNorthern StarSHE has exhibited with Banksy in London and was included in his "best graffiti artists in... [Read more]

Press Release: Paper Trails, a Solo Show by ROA at WW...

whitewallssf.com December 11, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact White Walls- Justin Giarla [email protected] White Walls Project Space Presents: Paper Trails A Solo Show by ROA... [Read more]

Here's Katy Perry and John Mayer's Moody, Insufferable...

jezebel.com December  3, 2013

Here's Katy Perry and John Mayer's Moody, Insufferable New Album ArtJezebelJustin Bieber continues his tenure as the world's Skateboarding Banksy With An... [Read more]

Dvate animate Hosier Lane - Sydney Morning Herald

smh.com.au November 29, 2013

Sydney Morning Herald Dvate animate Hosier LaneSydney Morning HeraldGuided through the laneways on Friday afternoon by two of the project's managers,... [Read more]

Justin Bieber tries to be Banksy...again - Channel 24

channel24.co.za November 28, 2013

Sydney Morning Herald Justin Bieber tries to be Banksy...againChannel 24Justin Bieber tries to be Banksy...again. 2013-11-28 08:27. Justin Bieber poses... [Read more]

German street artist is defacing fast food billboards...

grist.org November 18, 2013

German street artist is defacing fast food billboards with actual recipesGristIn Cologne, Germany, a street artist/activist (or, if you're on the side of big... [Read more]

World atlas on street art is useful but selective -...

smh.com.au November 15, 2013

Sydney Morning Herald World atlas on street art is useful but selectiveSydney Morning HeraldStreet art has made it to the international mainstream. It... [Read more]

Fun idea: Carte Noire 3D street art - SpiceNews

spicenews.com.au November  7, 2013

Fun idea: Carte Noire 3D street artSpiceNewsRed Agency came up with a fun way to communicate the Australian launch of coffee brand Carte Noire to Sydney... [Read more]

Banksy thwarted by New York police - Sydney Morning Herald

smh.com.au October 23, 2013

Banksy thwarted by New York policeSydney Morning HeraldBritish street art superstar Banksy says police have prevented him from creating a new piece of art in... [Read more]

Fears new State Government laws will lead to arrests for...

dailytelegraph.com.au October 23, 2013

Fears new State Government laws will lead to arrests for street artThe Daily TelegraphCOMMUNITY street art may become a criminal offence under new state... [Read more]

New Yorkers rush to find new Banksy art locations -...

telegraph.co.uk October 11, 2013

Daily Mail New Yorkers rush to find new Banksy art locationsTelegraph.co.ukGraffiti by the undercover Banksy continued to turn up on the streets of New... [Read more]