Urban Art Latest Stories

Apr 12: This Side Up, David Soukup (SF, CA)

stencilarchive.org April  9, 2014
Apr 12: This Side Up, David Soukup (SF, CA)

In the Galleries White Walls Project Space is pleased to announce This Side Up, a new solo show from 2013 Stencil Art Prize winner, David Soukup. ●... [Read more]

Showing: Ernest Zacharevic – “Rock, Paper, Scissors!” @...

arrestedmotion.com March 28, 2014
Showing: Ernest Zacharevic – “Rock, Paper, Scissors!” @ Montana Gallery

Ernest Zacharevic recently took park in an art residency in Barcelona (previewed) during which he painted some public works, as well as created new works and... [Read more]

Showing: Stohead – “Now” @ Galerie Lefeuvre

arrestedmotion.com March 28, 2014
Showing: Stohead – “Now” @ Galerie Lefeuvre

German artist Stohead is currently having a solo show at Galerie Lefeuvre in Paris, showing for the second time in their space. Titled Now, the show features... [Read more]

Streets: “Project M” (Berlin)

arrestedmotion.com March 19, 2014
Streets: “Project M” (Berlin)

Urban Nation is a Berlin-based organization whose aim is to bring together and connect the creative voices of the cities around the globe in a non-profit... [Read more]

Showing: “Exhibit Z” @ Library Street Collective

arrestedmotion.com March 17, 2014
Showing: “Exhibit Z” @ Library Street Collective

After finishing up their big mural project (covered), the Library Street Collective recently opened a group show featuring artwork from all the participating... [Read more]

Previews: “A Major Minority” @1:AM Gallery

arrestedmotion.com March  6, 2014
Previews: “A Major Minority” @1:AM Gallery

Curated by Graffuturism founder and artist Poesia, A Major Minority gathers A4 sized works from over 100 artists in 18 countries from what he likes to call... [Read more]

Previews: Alexis Diaz & Jaz – “Linea” @ Rex Romae

arrestedmotion.com February 26, 2014
Previews: Alexis Diaz & Jaz – “Linea” @ Rex Romae

Rex Romae, a brand new urban contemporary art gallery project in London, is kicking off with an exclusive, week long pop-up show. Linea will be a joint... [Read more]

Studio Visits: Laser 3.14

arrestedmotion.com February 25, 2014
Studio Visits: Laser 3.14

The work of Amsterdam's street art man of mystery, Laser 3.14 is slowly becoming one of the recognizable elements of the Dutch capital. Along with canals,... [Read more]

Upcoming: Logan Hicks – “Love Never Saved Anything” @ PMM...

arrestedmotion.com February 21, 2014
Upcoming: Logan Hicks – “Love Never Saved Anything” @ PMM Art Projects Popup

Coming up on March 7th, Logan Hicks will be opening a new show in New York at a special pop-up location (154 Stanton Street) for PMM Art Projects. Love Never... [Read more]

Speaking with George Colon aka AIM SSB

streetartnyc.org February 20, 2014
Speaking with George Colon aka AIM SSB

Old School New York City writer, George Colon aka AIM SSB credits graffiti with having saved his life in the early 70′s. Decades later, he is back in the... [Read more]

Preview and Full Essay “A Major Minority” Group...

graffuturism.com February 20, 2014
Preview and Full Essay “A Major Minority” Group Exhibition 1AM Gallery San Francisco

    A Major Minority: An Intercontinental Survey of Othercontemporary Urban Art   Exhibition Statement written by Ekg and Poesia.   A Major... [Read more]

Seth GlobePainter New Mural For POW! WOW! 2014 -...

streetartnews.net February 19, 2014
Seth GlobePainter New Mural For POW! WOW! 2014 - Honolulu, Hawaii

We continue our ongoing coverage of the excellent POW! WOW! Street Art Festival with Seth GlobePainter and his newest mural on the streets of Honolulu,... [Read more]

Results: Street works by Banksy, Kenny Scharf and more at...

blog.vandalog.com February 18, 2014
Results: Street works by Banksy, Kenny Scharf and more at auction

Do you have a bathroom in need of some “urban’ decor? Look no further. This piece failed to sell, so maybe it can still be yours. Photo illustration by RJ... [Read more]

Cleon Peterson | End of Days | New Image Art

obeygiant.com February 18, 2014
Cleon Peterson | End of Days | New Image Art

My good friend and co-worker Cleon Peterson is doing a show of his awesome dystopian paintings at New Image Art on Feb. 22. These paintings look amazing in... [Read more]

“Find yourself in chaos” coming

stick2target.com February 18, 2014
“Find yourself in chaos” coming

The Underdogs is having it’s newest solo show by artist akaCorleone this Friday the 21st at the Underdogs gallery. If you’re familiar with his work, you know... [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 Krakow near Hala Trgova #graffiti #streetart #urban...

streetartcollection.tumblr.com February 17, 2014
In Krakow near Hala Trgova #graffiti #streetart #urban #painting...

In Krakow near Hala Trgova #graffiti #streetart #urban #painting #spraypaint #bombit http://ift.tt/1j4E0Nq [Read more]

Graffiti in Kazimierz #krakow #streetart #urban #graffiti...

streetartcollection.tumblr.com February 16, 2014
Graffiti in Kazimierz #krakow #streetart #urban #graffiti...

Graffiti in Kazimierz #krakow #streetart #urban #graffiti #potrait #tag #twitter http://ift.tt/1j57f23 [Read more]

Rafael Schacter and His “World Atlas of Street Art and...

brooklynstreetart.com February 13, 2014
Rafael Schacter and His “World Atlas of Street Art and Graffiti”

As we endure our one billionth snowstorm this winter we continue to paw through the stack of beautiful Street Art, graffiti, public art, and urban art books... [Read more]

OBEY CLOTHING Artist Series: Deedee Cheriel

obeygiant.com February 12, 2014
OBEY CLOTHING Artist Series: Deedee Cheriel

Nalini ‘Deedee’ Cheriel is a visual artist who started out creating record covers and T-shirts for the Oregon music scene in the early ‘90s.  Born in the... [Read more]

Update: Michel de Broin

rebelart.net February 12, 2014
Update: Michel de Broin

“Silent Shouts”, 2008: “This photographic series explore moments captured of passengers in public transport surrounded with unintelligible inscriptions... [Read more]

2.15: A Saturday with C215

stencilarchive.org February 12, 2014
2.15: A Saturday with C215

In the Galleries A SATURDAY WITH C215February, 15, from 5 pm to 8 pm No need anymore to introduce C215 who is well-known by by urban art lovers but... [Read more]

POW! WOW! ’14 / Preview: #RVCATWFSL group show @ RVCA x...

arrestedmotion.com February 11, 2014
POW! WOW! ’14 / Preview: #RVCATWFSL group show @ RVCA x TWSL, Honolulu

Another exclusive event is opening tonight (February 11th) in Honolulu as a part of POWWOW '14. RVCA, The Seventh Letter and POW! WOW! teamed up to exhibit... [Read more]

Skate park in London #streetart #urban #skatepark...

streetartcollection.tumblr.com February 11, 2014
Skate park in London #streetart #urban #skatepark #skateboard...

Skate park in London #streetart #urban #skatepark #skateboard #graffiti #tag #lifestyle #twitter http://ift.tt/1ifJvb3 [Read more]

Stencil and collage work #oxoxox #streetart #urban...

streetartcollection.tumblr.com February 10, 2014
Stencil and collage work #oxoxox #streetart #urban #stencil...

Stencil and collage work #oxoxox #streetart #urban #stencil #woman http://ift.tt/1bUmzJL [Read more]

Roa by brick lane #streetart #urban #painting #graffiti...

streetartcollection.tumblr.com February 10, 2014
Roa by brick lane #streetart #urban #painting #graffiti #bird...

Roa by brick lane #streetart #urban #painting #graffiti #bird #flamingo #baw #London #bricklane #bnw #twitter http://ift.tt/1fBPLte [Read more]

Old C215 aka @christianguemy on Blackall rd. #c215...

streetartcollection.tumblr.com February 10, 2014
Old C215 aka @christianguemy on Blackall rd. #c215 #streetart...

Old C215 aka @christianguemy on Blackall rd. #c215 #streetart #stencil #urban #art #painting #portrait #london #shoreditch #eastlondon http://ift.tt/MNjfL7 [Read more]

POW! WOW! ’14 / Openings: “Exploring The New Contemporary...

arrestedmotion.com February  9, 2014
POW! WOW! ’14 / Openings: “Exploring The New Contemporary Movement” @ Honolulu Museum Of Art School

Last night, the Honolulu Museum Of Art School hosted the official launch of this year's edition of POW! WOW! Hawaii with an opening of a big  group show... [Read more]

Road work character by Nathan Bowen #nathanbowen...

streetartcollection.tumblr.com February  9, 2014
Road work character by Nathan Bowen #nathanbowen #streetart...

Road work character by Nathan Bowen #nathanbowen #streetart #urban http://ift.tt/1i7qt6x [Read more]

Sweet Toof & Mighty Mo collabo - Teko graffiti #streetart...

streetartcollection.tumblr.com February  9, 2014
Sweet Toof & Mighty Mo collabo - Teko graffiti #streetart...

Sweet Toof & Mighty Mo collabo - Teko graffiti #streetart #graffiti #canal #eastlondon #monkey #mightymo #sweettoof #urban #tag #twitter http://ift.tt/1bPZ9W5 [Read more]

Sweet Toof by Shoreditch station #sweettoof #shoreditch...

streetartcollection.tumblr.com February  9, 2014
Sweet Toof by Shoreditch station #sweettoof #shoreditch...

Sweet Toof by Shoreditch station #sweettoof #shoreditch #streetart #gums #urban #graffiti #art #painting #twitter http://ift.tt/1nDksCs [Read more]

Preview Group Exhibition “The New wave uncut” MSK...

graffuturism.com February  8, 2014
Preview Group Exhibition “The New wave uncut” MSK Eastside Gallery Moscow

Here is a preview of a group exhibition in Russia “The New Wave Uncut”. Located in Moscow Russia MSK Eastside Gallery has invited several Russian artists... [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]

Stik in London #stik #streetart #urban #graffiti #drawing...

streetartcollection.tumblr.com February  8, 2014
Stik in London #stik #streetart #urban #graffiti #drawing...

Stik in London #stik #streetart #urban #graffiti #drawing #character #yellow #twitter http://ift.tt/LBeROu [Read more]

April 10: Portraits, Patterns and Pochoir by Urban Soule...

stencilarchive.org April  9, 2014

In the Galleries Urban Soule: Portraits, Patterns and Pochoir For this Gallery exhibit I created an array of patterns and portraits by incorporating... [Read more]

Copyright: One Red Rose Forever

artrepublic.com February 20, 2014

Last week saw the opening of a new exhibition at our sister gallery Lawrence Alkin Gallery. The artist behind the solo show, ‘One Red Rose Forever’, is one... [Read more]

Arts: Graffiti can brighten urban landscape – Waco...

puregraffiti.com February 20, 2014

Arts: Graffiti can brighten urban landscapeWaco Tribune-HeraldThe other day I was driving behind a painter’s truck and one of the services listed on its... [Read more]

Filmtipp: “The Institute”

rebelart.net February 19, 2014

Doku über das “Jejune Institute” von Jeff Hull in San Francisco: “Their mission is to provoke discovery through visceral experience and pervasive play. As... [Read more]

Starkart lance la première Urban Art Fair - AMA

artmediaagency.com February 19, 2014

Starkart lance la première Urban Art FairAMAStarkart, installée à Zurich, présente la première « Urban Art Expo » en Suisse : intitulée « NO(W)HERE* ».... [Read more]

Starkart launches first Urban Art fair - AMA

artmediaagency.com February 18, 2014

Starkart launches first Urban Art fairAMAZurich-based Starkart is to present the first “Urban Art Expo” in Switzerland: entitled “NO(W)HERE*”, the event is... [Read more]

‘City as Canvas’ celebrates the Golden Age of Graffiti –...

puregraffiti.com February 18, 2014

‘City as Canvas’ celebrates the Golden Age of GraffitiMetro.usReviled by most at the time as the festering of urban decay, graffiti art found support in a... [Read more]

Plaza set for arty makeover - Taranaki Daily News

stuff.co.nz February 17, 2014

Plaza set for arty makeoverTaranaki Daily NewsGet Up, a newly-established urban street art festival will feature 31 artists from across New Zealand painting... [Read more]

Longford photographer's flood-inspired artwork -...

gloucestercitizen.co.uk February 16, 2014

Gloucester Citizen Longford photographer's flood-inspired artworkGloucester CitizenCivil servant Steve, 43, from Longford, whose hobby is urban street... [Read more]

Street artist D*Face revels in provocation - Los Angeles...

latimes.com February 15, 2014

Street artist D*Face revels in provocationLos Angeles TimesAs both practitioner and curator — Stockton ran the pioneering Outside Institute urban art gallery... [Read more]

Wall streets - The Hindu

thehindu.com February 15, 2014

The Hindu Wall streetsThe HinduThe street art festival, St.ART, which started in Delhi in the middle of January, is claiming dozens of walls in some of... [Read more]

Mission Federal ArtWalk celebrates 30th anniversary with...

puregraffiti.com February 13, 2014

Mission Federal ArtWalk celebrates 30th anniversary with inaugural graffiti showLGBT WeeklySAN DIEGO – In celebration of its 30th year, Mission Federal... [Read more]

Artist Playfully Transforms Street Markings Into Works of...

mymodernmet.com February 12, 2014

With just a spray paint can and some stencils, Canadian street artist Peter Gibson, aka Roadsworth, transforms all kinds of regular street markings into... [Read more]

The street art of love and heartbreak from Austin's urban...

austin.culturemap.com February 10, 2014

CultureMap Austin The street art of love and heartbreak from Austin's urban landscapeCultureMap AustinStreet Art of Love and Heartbreak in Austin 2. Love... [Read more]

Urban art or defacement of public spaces - Himalayan Times

thehimalayantimes.com February  7, 2014

Urban art or defacement of public spacesHimalayan Timesculture, which embraced not only music, but clothing style, language and street art. Such a vibrant... [Read more]

The unwritten rules of street art - Crikey

dailyreview.crikey.com.au January 31, 2014

The unwritten rules of street artCrikeyThe rigmarole surrounding the restoration in Collingwood shows how far street art has come since Haring (1958 –1990)... [Read more]