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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]

French Street Artist Invader installs new 8-Bit Mosaic,...

hookedblog.co.uk March 31, 2016
French Street Artist Invader installs new 8-Bit Mosaic, kicking off the ninth invasion of London,UK

London — There was excitement yesterday among the London street art community as news and images began appearing online hinting at a visit from the elusive... [Read more]

P.O.P. Wave collab. with C.R. Stecyk III avail. 4/5!

obeygiant.com March 30, 2016
P.O.P. Wave collab. with C.R. Stecyk III avail. 4/5!

“This P.O.P. Wave print is a collaboration with artist and photographer Craig Stecyk A.K.A. C.R. Stecyk III. If you aren’t familiar with Stecyk by name, you... [Read more]

Remi Rough Walthamstow Mural for PAINT YOUR LONDON Street...

hookedblog.co.uk March 27, 2016
Remi Rough Walthamstow Mural for PAINT YOUR LONDON Street Art Festival

Hookedblog have been back and forth to Walthamstow, London the last few days checking in on the the progress of the first Paint Your London event which was... [Read more]

PAINT YOUR LONDON — Street Art Festival launches in...

hookedblog.co.uk March 24, 2016
PAINT YOUR LONDON — Street Art Festival launches  in Waltham Forest

Hookedblog have been back and forth to Walthamstow, London the last few days checking in on the the progress of the first Paint Your London event launched... [Read more]

Louis Masai paints a Red-shanked Douc in Walthamstow,...

hookedblog.co.uk March 23, 2016
Louis Masai paints a Red-shanked Douc in Walthamstow, London for The Body Shop

Hookedblog has been spending some time further east in Walthamstow over the past weekend (19-20 March), catching up with our friends at Wood Street Walls... [Read more]

Balance - Grafuturism exhibition by Bartek Swiatecki AKA...

hookedblog.co.uk March 23, 2016
Balance -  Grafuturism exhibition by Bartek Swiatecki AKA Pener at The Book Club, London

Hookedblog last caught up with Polish artist Bartek Swiatecki AKA Pener's back in 2013 when we were invited up to a secret Cambridge countryside location, to... [Read more]

Street Artist Phlegm's M.C.Escher inspired mural for...

hookedblog.co.uk March 21, 2016
Street Artist Phlegm's M.C.Escher inspired mural for Dulwich Outdoor Gallery

Back in October we jumped on the overland train and headed south to catch up with street artist Phlegm (Previously on Hookedblog) as he began working on a... [Read more]

Latest Future Tongue Interview Feat. Shepard

obeygiant.com March 18, 2016
Latest Future Tongue Interview Feat. Shepard

Check out the latest Future Tongue interview featuring Shepard, below: Shepard Fairey Echo Park, Los Angeles Shepard Fairey and his team have been... [Read more]

Hijacked Billboards with Fake Movie Poster by Street...

hookedblog.co.uk March 17, 2016
Hijacked Billboards with Fake Movie Poster by Street Artist Mobstr

East London based street artist Mobstr has stepped us his output of street works of late, we have seen a number of of hijacked billboard takeovers from the... [Read more]

No, I’m Banksy (The Bandwaggon Post)

graffoto1.blogspot.com March 17, 2016
No, I’m Banksy (The Bandwaggon Post)

Photos: Dave Stuart aka NoLionsInEngland (except where pretty obvious)Yesterday morning I read a rather unexciting blog post by my friend RJ on Vandalog... [Read more]

Exhibition Opening: Istvan Betuker - Lesson in Logging

5piecesgallery.blogspot.com March 14, 2016
Exhibition Opening: Istvan Betuker - Lesson in Logging

Exhibition Opening: Istvan Betuker - Lesson in Logging http://bit.ly/1DXgQ76The painting series Lesson in Logging, presents seven figures chatting next to... [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]

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]

Vesod in La Rochelle, France

streetartnews.net April  4, 2016

Turin-based artist Vesod freshly visited the city of La Rochelle in France where he dropped a brand new piece. The Italian artist is very skillful in... [Read more]

“Trump Muted” by Pøbel on Hollywood Boulevard

streetartnews.net April  3, 2016

Donald Trump’s Hollywood Walk of Fame star was just enhanced with a muted sign painted by Norwegian artist Pøbel. As you can see in the video above, the... [Read more]

“Piel de Serpiente” by Pastel in Buenos Aires

streetartnews.net April  2, 2016

Our friend Pastel is back in South America where he just finished working on yet another new piece on the streets of Buenos Aires. Painting at the Buenos... [Read more]

“…I Feel So… Incomplete” by D*Face in Amsterdam

streetartnews.net March 28, 2016

D*Face has reached the streets of Netherlands where he just completed a brand new piece in the city of Amsterdam. Entitled “…I Feel So… Incomplete”, the... [Read more]

Aryz, Zoer & Daniel Munoz “SAN” Collaborate in...

streetartnews.net March 24, 2016

Supported by Roca Umbert creative platform from Granollers, Aryz, Zoer and Daniel Munoz San recently joined forces for a collaborative piece @ an abandoned... [Read more]

“Perception” by eL Seed in Cairo, Egypt

streetartnews.net March 21, 2016

In his new project ‘Perception’, eL Seed questioned the level of judgment and misconception society can unconsciously have upon a community based on their... [Read more]

Waone from Interesni Kazki in Varkala, India

streetartnews.net March 17, 2016

After painting large colorful murals all over the globe, Waone from Interesni Kazki finally got around to turning one of his dreams into reality – painting a... [Read more]