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Street Artist Pol Cosmo's Insects are taking over the...

hookedblog.co.uk May 26, 2016
Street Artist Pol Cosmo's Insects are taking over the streets

Last month saw us here at Hookedblog visit the Belgian coastal town of Oostende for the first edition of The Crystal Ship festival (Previously on... [Read more]

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]

Tattoo Tuesday No. 310

senseslost.com May 24, 2016
Tattoo Tuesday No. 310

For this week’s Tattoo Tuesday, here’s a large horse tattoo created by the Berlin-based artist Renan Batista. [Read more]

We Want You, To Write For StreetArtNews!

streetartnews.net May 20, 2016
We Want You, To Write For StreetArtNews!

  Are you a creative person? Do you express yourself visually and through the written word? Then contributing to StreetArtNews may be just your thing!... [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]

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]

New Los Angeles Mural: Darby Crash X Gary Leonard

obeygiant.com May  3, 2016
New Los Angeles Mural: Darby Crash X Gary Leonard

Last Friday, my crew and I painted a mural of Darby Crash, the singer of LA punk band The Germs, on Echo Park Blvd. The location is owned by Gary Leonard,... [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]

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]

"Desert Rose (Nuevas Generaciones)": New mural for Mesa...

mac-arte.blogspot.fr April 24, 2016
"Desert Rose (Nuevas Generaciones)": New mural for Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum

This is a new mural commissioned by the Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum in Mesa (east Phoenix), Arizona. The mural is painted on a concrete exterior wall of... [Read more]

SHEPARD FAIREY & CLEON PETERSON DESIGN NEW LAPL LIBRARY...

obeygiant.com April 19, 2016
SHEPARD FAIREY & CLEON PETERSON DESIGN NEW LAPL LIBRARY CARD!

Shepard with Mayor Eric Garcetti at the unveiling of the new Los Angeles Public Library Card “Thank you Library Foundation of Los Angeles and Mayor Eric... [Read more]

Student study of a four image assemblage in ink for the...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com April 18, 2016
Student study of a four image assemblage in ink for the final...

Student study of a four image assemblage in ink for the final project in my class based on Gogol’s ‘The Nose’. He has decided to set the work during the Edo... [Read more]

Student progress on a large graphic poster for the final...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com April 18, 2016
Student progress on a large graphic poster for the final project...

Student progress on a large graphic poster for the final project in my class based on Gogol’s ‘The Nose’. The imagery is inspired by Russian propaganda... [Read more]

Student progress on a pair of possible figures, about 3...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com April 18, 2016
Student progress on a pair of possible figures, about 3 feet...

Student progress on a pair of possible figures, about 3 feet tall each, for the final project in my class based on Gogol’s ‘The Nose’. One figure will be the... [Read more]

Student progress on a diptych for the final project in my...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com April 18, 2016
Student progress on a diptych for the final project in my class...

Student progress on a diptych for the final project in my class based on Gogol’s ‘The Nose’. One canvas will have the Nose surrounded by Major Kovalyov and... [Read more]

Student progress on a kinetic sculpture for the final...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com April 18, 2016
Student progress on a kinetic sculpture for the final project in...

Student progress on a kinetic sculpture for the final project in my class based on Gogol’s ‘The Nose’. It will ultimately have a motorized figurine of Major... [Read more]

VICTOR GASTELUM - "Velveteen Angel" Preorder

stencilarchive.org April 18, 2016
VICTOR GASTELUM - "Velveteen Angel" Preorder

Artist News VELVETEEN ANGELthe movie, the soundtrack, the comic bookA compilation of single-panel dramas by Victor Gastelum1991-2007... [Read more]

Paul Insect – “It’s Only A Dream” @ Allouche Gallery...

hookedblog.co.uk April 13, 2016
Paul Insect – “It’s Only A Dream” @ Allouche Gallery (London Popup)

Hookedblog have been away the last week in Oostende, Belgium and missed the private view but made a point today on our return to get over to Old Street,... [Read more]

BERNIE 2016: ART OF POLITICAL REVOLUTION OPENS IN NYC 4/16!

obeygiant.com April 13, 2016
BERNIE 2016: ART OF POLITICAL REVOLUTION OPENS IN NYC 4/16!

“You have my promise that as President, I will be an arts President. I will continue to advocate strongly for robust funding of the arts in our cities,... [Read more]

Belgian Stencil Artist Jaune sails into Ostend for The...

hookedblog.co.uk April 12, 2016
Belgian Stencil Artist Jaune sails into Ostend for The Crystal Ship Festival

Hookedblog are currently in the beautiful coastal Belgium city of Ostend for the first edition of The Crystal Ship Festival, a contemporary street art... [Read more]

Capturing a Culture, a photographic history of...

obeygiant.com April 11, 2016
Capturing a Culture, a photographic history of countercultures

Check out this comprehensive exposé of some of the most influential countercultural movements, including the unholy-trinity that most influenced me:... [Read more]

My students are hard at work on a body of work that I...

elbowtoe.tumblr.com April 11, 2016
My students are hard at work on a body of work that I will be...

My students are hard at work on a body of work that I will be curating at Sweet Lorraine in Red Hook. I will post more information as the date gets closer.... [Read more]

Stinkfish x Villainaart Yarn Bombing / Pasteup London...

hookedblog.co.uk April  8, 2016
Stinkfish x Villainaart Yarn Bombing / Pasteup London Collaboration

For those of you following Hookedblog on some of our social channels be it Instagram / Facebook or Twitter you will have seen us sharing various images... [Read more]

Argentinean Artist Elian's Exercise Of Anamorphosis #2...

hookedblog.co.uk April  7, 2016
Argentinean Artist Elian's Exercise Of Anamorphosis #2 for The Crystal Ship Festival

Hookedblog are currently in the beautiful coastal Belgium city of Ostend for the first edition of The Crystal Ship Festival, a contemporary street art... [Read more]

TOMMY RAMONE PRINT RELEASE & RAMONES EXHIBIT OPENING IN NYC!

obeygiant.com April  6, 2016
TOMMY RAMONE PRINT RELEASE & RAMONES EXHIBIT OPENING IN NYC!

I first got into the Ramones in 1984 through my new circle of skateboarder friends and they quickly became one of my favorite groups. I saw them live in 1988... [Read more]

Under The Skin – No Words Required exhibition

florenceblanchard.com August  3, 2015
Under The Skin – No Words Required exhibition

This weekend saw the opening of No Words Required a group exhibition celebrating the art of silent comic at A Month Of Sundays gallery in Sheffield. I... [Read more]

“The Gods Country” by Andrew Schoultz in Manila

streetartnews.net May 26, 2016

After the successful opening of his New York Exhibition “Age Of Empire” at Joshua Liner Gallery, Andrew Schoultz flew straight to Philippines to participate... [Read more]

Case Ma’Claim, Phlegm in Manchester, UK

streetartnews.net May 24, 2016

Some great things are currently happening on the lovely streets of Manchester in the UK.Phlegm and Case Ma’Claim are currently in town and they each just... [Read more]

“Mańana, 100 toni” by Alberonero in Valencia

streetartnews.net May 24, 2016

Alberonero just sent us a series of brilliant images from his latest mural which was just completed a few days ago on the streets of Valencia in Spain.... [Read more]

“Calamansi and Sampaguita” by Pastel in Manila

streetartnews.net May 23, 2016

Wow! Pastel just visited Southeast Asia where he dropped a colossal work in the Philippines which took him a lot of energy and several days to complete.... [Read more]

Tellas “Under The City” Limited Edition Hand Finished...

streetartnews.net May 19, 2016

Grown up in Sardinian’s harsh lands, Tellas’ research is based on a non-urban aesthetics, his works are a personal and intimate vision of the elements of... [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]

“The Roadkill” by Fintan Magee in Rome, Italy

streetartnews.net May 10, 2016

After the successful opening of his solo exhibition with Varsi Gallery, Australian artist Fintan Magee had enough extra time to drop a large piece in Rome,... [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]

Marrakech Biennale: 360 m2 mural by POES and JO BER

streetartnews.net May  6, 2016

For the Educational Programme of the Marrakech Biennale, French artists POES and JO BER  just completed the largest mural in a mixed school in Morocco,... [Read more]

Preview: Zeph Farmby “Colored Me Bad” @ The Bishop...

streetartnews.net May  4, 2016

With his second solo exhibition in less than one year, Zeph Farmby follows up his socially conscious “Pursuing False Idols” exhibition with an even more... [Read more]

“Desert Rose” by El Mac In Mesa, Arizona

streetartnews.net May  2, 2016

El Mac recently finished working on a new mural commissioned by the Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum in Mesa (east Phoenix), Arizona. The image is based on... [Read more]

Interview with BD White & Sold Magazine! Issue 2 Release...

streetartnews.net April 29, 2016

Did you ever wonder walking around NYC who the artists is who paints the bases of all the lamp posts?  Or did you pick up the first issue of Sold Magazine!... [Read more]

Guido van Helten x 30th anniversary of Chernobyl disaster

streetartnews.net April 26, 2016

Brisbane-based artist Guido van Helten is now in Ukraine where he just finished this wonderful portrait as part of the commemoration of the 30th anniversary... [Read more]

Rime v Scott: Arguing Graffiti Cannot be Protected

stencilarchive.org April 24, 2016

Legal Information Graffiti Cannot be Copyright Protected, Claims Moschino, Jeremy Scott(originally posted on The Fashion Law)  The latest update... [Read more]

Add Fuel “Upwards Descent” in Perth, Australia

streetartnews.net April 21, 2016

Diogo Machado aka Add Fuel recently took part in this year’s edition of Perth’s Public2016 festival. First time in Australia, working with great lienup of... [Read more]

“The World’s Not That Bad” by NME in Dawlish, UK

streetartnews.net April 21, 2016

British artist NME just sent us some images from his latest artwork which was painted somewhere in an abandoned building in the city of Dawlish, UK.... [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]

Coverage: Paul Insect – It’s Only A Dream @ Allouche...

streetartnews.net April 14, 2016

We are excited to see the return of British street and contemporary artist Paul Insect to London  for  an exhibition of new works ‘It’s Only a Dream‘. We... [Read more]

“Coexistence” by Hyuro in Trollhattam, Sweden

streetartnews.net April 13, 2016

Hyuro just came back from Sweden where she just finished working on this new piece for the Trollhatan Street Art Festival curated by Ekta Ekta. This wall... [Read more]

The Crystal Ship: JAZ in Oostende, Belgium

streetartnews.net April 12, 2016

Franco Fasoli has recently completed a mural in Oostende, on the coast of Belgium, as part of the first edition of the Crystal Ship Festival. The mural was... [Read more]

The Crystal Ship: Ever in Oostende, Belgium

streetartnews.net April 12, 2016

Nicolás Romero better know as Ever just finished working on this large new piece for The Crystal Ship Festival. Entitled “Tribute to the past and future”,... [Read more]

The Crystal Ship: “Ego Washer” by Biancoshock in...

streetartnews.net April 11, 2016

Our friend Biancoshock is also in Oostende, Belgium for The Crystal Ship where he just unveiled his first new piece. Curated with Nuart Festival, the... [Read more]

Cryptk in Berlin, Germany

streetartnews.net April  7, 2016

Cryptk spent the last few days on the streets of Berlin, Germany for the One Wall Project with the good lads from Urban Nation. The Los Angeles-based... [Read more]

The Crystal Ship: Miniature pieces by Jaune in Oostende,...

streetartnews.net April  5, 2016

Belgian artist Jaune is also part of this year’s lineup for The Crystal Ship currently taking place on the streets of Oostende in Belgium. The stencil... [Read more]