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Breathing Room: A London Street Art Project by Dan Witz

hookedblog.co.uk June 22, 2016
Breathing Room: A London Street Art Project by Dan Witz

Hookedblog recently got the opportunity to visit Brooklyn based artist Dan Witz studio as he launched his new project on Kickstarter. Witz has visited London... [Read more]

Kulturcast episode 3 – Morvern Cunningham, LeithLate

urbankulturblog.com June 15, 2016
Kulturcast episode 3 – Morvern Cunningham, LeithLate

Now I’ve had a bit of time off I’ve managed to get Kulturcast podcast episode number three recorded which features a conversation with Morvern Cunningham.... [Read more]

Swoon's street art in Red Hook, Brooklyn

hookedblog.co.uk June 15, 2016
Swoon's street art in Red Hook, Brooklyn

It's no secret that we are big fans of the work of Brooklyn based artist Swoon. We have featured her work on the site on a number of occasions most recently... [Read more]

UKB Guest Mix #38 – Kov Rah [UKB038]

urbankulturblog.com June 14, 2016
UKB Guest Mix #38 – Kov Rah [UKB038]

An hour of slick micro house from Kov Rah, Paris based DJ and producer. After striking up conversation over one of the older UKB Guest Mixes we decided to... [Read more]

Giacomo Bufarini aka RUN, The Time Traveller Artist Man

hookedblog.co.uk June 14, 2016
Giacomo Bufarini aka RUN, The Time Traveller Artist Man

Italian born London based artist Giacomo Bufarini aka Run (Previously on Hookedblog) has been a regular on site over the years as he has created some... [Read more]

Progress Photos: PaperMonster x Take5 x Governors Ball 2016

papermonster.wordpress.com June  9, 2016
Progress Photos: PaperMonster x Take5 x Governors Ball 2016

This past week I had the pleasure of painting alongside some Joe Iurato (HERE), Peter Ferrari (HERE), Hamilton Glass (HERE), the Yok and Sheryo (HERE) at... [Read more]

Felipe Pantone Paints A Mural in Shoreditch, London

hookedblog.co.uk June  1, 2016
Felipe Pantone Paints A Mural in Shoreditch, London

Last year while we were visiting Malaga, Spain for the opening of the D*Face and Shephard Fairy retrospective shows (Previously on Hookedblog) presented by... [Read more]

Hijacked Fashion Billboard by street artist MOBSTR

hookedblog.co.uk May 27, 2016
Hijacked Fashion Billboard by street artist MOBSTR

East London based street artist Mobstr stikes again with another hijacked billboard, this time altering UK fashion retailer Matalan's summer campaign with... [Read more]

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 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]

Progress Photos: PaperMonster Female Heroes and Villians...

papermonster.wordpress.com March  8, 2016
Progress Photos: PaperMonster Female Heroes and Villians Drawings 

 This summer I will creating a new series of paintings based on comic book female heroes and villains. The series will include some familiar faces including... [Read more]

Tag a US Nat. Park, Redditors Will Find You

stencilarchive.org June 24, 2016

Legal Information Graffiti artist banned from 20% of US after Reddit users' investigation Casey Nocket banned from all US national parks and... [Read more]

Hendrik Beikrich aka ECB in Toulouse

streetartnews.net June 23, 2016

Invited for the Rose Beton Festival in Toulouse,  German based artist Hendrik Beikrich painted a black and white portrait of a Morroccan man in the district... [Read more]

“Grandparents” by Smug in Melbourne

streetartnews.net June 20, 2016

Glasgow-based muralist SMUG recently finished this stunning mural in the centre of Melbourne’s business district. The four storey mural on a former power... [Read more]

Aryz in Toulouse, France For Rose Beton

streetartnews.net June 16, 2016

Barcelona-based Aryz just returned from Southern France where he was invited to visit the city of Toulouse aka The Pink City. In town for the “Rose Beton”... [Read more]

PM9: Fafi in Berlin, Germany

streetartnews.net June 15, 2016

Toulouse-based artist Fafi spent the last few days in Berlin where she was invited to paint for the PM9 Project at Urban Nation Berlin. Fafi’s strong... [Read more]

Two new works from E. Lee in Amsterdam

streetartnews.net June 14, 2016

Chicago based American artist E. Lee is on the move in Europe, this time putting up new works in the Guezenveld and Slotermeer neighborhoods of Amsterdam.... [Read more]

“The Impact Of Discovery” by Li-Hill in Kiev, Ukraine

streetartnews.net June 14, 2016

New York based Canadian street artist Li-Hill just painted the building of the Cultural Arts Center of the biggest Technical University of Ukraine “KPI” in... [Read more]

Amanda Marie & Hyland Mather (aka X_O) Paint a Collab...

streetartnews.net June 14, 2016

For the occasion of their solo shows with JR gallery, Amanda Marie and Hyland Mather aka X_O recently visited Berlin and created a nice collaborative piece... [Read more]

Lexus GSF Timelapse

vimeo.com June 13, 2016

PRESS RELEASE: INTERSECT BY LEXUS introduces an innovative art installation at the creative eatery “Keep Your Head in The Clouds” UAE, Dubai, March 2016.... [Read more]

“722 – 481 BC” by Faith47 in Manchester, UK

streetartnews.net June  6, 2016

722 – 481 BC is the title of the newest collaborative work from Faith47 and Lyall Sprong of Thingking. This large mural, situated in the heart of... [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]

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]