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Streets: Cyrcle. (London)

arrestedmotion.com March 26, 2014
Streets: Cyrcle. (London)

During their recent visit to London for the opening of their solo show Overthrone! Pooring Reign (covered), Cyrcle also created a huge mural in Shoreditch.... [Read more]

Interview: Moby – “Innocents” @ Project Gallery, Los Angeles

arrestedmotion.com March 25, 2014
Interview: Moby – “Innocents” @ Project Gallery, Los Angeles

Currently showing in Hollywood at Project Gallery is a show of photographic works by NY transplant and LA evangelist Moby. Ever since moving to the Sunshine... [Read more]

Overtime: March 17 – March 23

arrestedmotion.com March 23, 2014
Overtime: March 17 – March 23

More stories from the week that ended March 23 (click on bolded words for more information): Andrew Russeth reviews Jordan Wolfson exhibition at David... [Read more]

Showing: “The Back Room” @ Luggage Store Gallery

arrestedmotion.com March 18, 2014
Showing: “The Back Room” @ Luggage Store Gallery

The Luggage Store Gallery in San Francisco is currently showing a visual art exhibition entitled The Back Room featuring works by the artists who exhibited... [Read more]

Streets: Maya Hayuk – Bowery & Houston Mural (Part II)

arrestedmotion.com March 14, 2014
Streets: Maya Hayuk – Bowery & Houston Mural (Part II)

Last month, AM caught up with Brooklyn based artist Maya Hayuk as she braved the polar vortex conditions that have plagued NYC all winter. Spending more than... [Read more]

Studio Visits / Previews: Hysteria @ Maison Bertaux (London)

arrestedmotion.com March 10, 2014
Studio Visits / Previews: Hysteria @ Maison Bertaux (London)

Ahead of their upcoming exhibition opening on March 12th at the legendary patisserie and gallery, Maison Bertaux, in Soho, London, we met up with the all... [Read more]

Showing: AkaCorleone – “Find Yourself in Chaos” @...

arrestedmotion.com March  6, 2014
Showing: AkaCorleone – “Find Yourself in Chaos” @ Underdogs Gallery

The Underdogs Gallery is Lisbon is currently showing a solo from a young illustrator, graphic designer, and visual artist, AkaCorleone. Otherwise known as... [Read more]

Previews: Shepard Fairey @ Halsey Institute of...

arrestedmotion.com March  3, 2014
Previews: Shepard Fairey @ Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art

As previously mentioned, Shepard Fairey (featured) is currently in his studio preparing for his upcoming exhibition The Insistent Image: Recurrent Motifs in... [Read more]

Previews: Cyrcle. – “Overthrone! Pooring Reign” @ Stolen...

arrestedmotion.com March  2, 2014
Previews: Cyrcle. – “Overthrone! Pooring Reign” @ Stolen Space, London

After taking part in this year's POW! WOW! Hawaii with a large scale mural (covered), the Cyrcle. crew are now back in their studio finishing up works for... [Read more]

Previews: JR x NYCB Theatrical Performance

arrestedmotion.com February 28, 2014
Previews: JR x NYCB Theatrical Performance

After creating the NYCB’s 2014 Art Series installation (covered), JR is taking the collaboration with New York City Ballet to a new level as a theatrical... [Read more]

POW! WOW! ’14 / Streets: Tristan Eaton

arrestedmotion.com February 25, 2014
POW! WOW! ’14 / Streets: Tristan Eaton

Tristan Eaton's Escape The Night mural for POW! WOW! Hawaii was one of the biggest ones at this year's edition of the festival. Getting a flat, clear, three... [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]

The Philosophies Propelling The World’s Most Famous...

banksyt-shirts.com February 20, 2014
The Philosophies Propelling The World’s Most Famous Street Artist

Ever heard of Carol Diehl? Well, we have. *ahem* Diehl is an American artist, art critic and poet, born in Philadelphia, or ‘Philly’, as most... [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]

Tim Hussey: True Story

obeygiant.com February 18, 2014
Tim Hussey: True Story

My friend since middle school, Tim Hussey will be doing a show on March 8 of his new paintings at Launch LA.  Tim and I skateboarded together and compared... [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]

White Walls Exclusive: Interview with Jet Martinez

whitewallssf.com February 15, 2014
White Walls Exclusive: Interview with Jet Martinez

(Jet Martinez painting a wall inside the gallery. Photo credit: Derek Marcario) Jet Martinez’s latest solo show City of Eternal Springtime opened last week... [Read more]

James Jean New Mural For POW! WOW! Hawaii 2014 - Honolulu

streetartnews.net February 14, 2014
James Jean New Mural For POW! WOW! Hawaii 2014 - Honolulu

After 4 days of work, James Jean just completed this beautiful new piece for the POW! WOW! Hawaii 2014 Festival in Honolulu.James Jean is a Taiwanese... [Read more]

Jet Martinez: “City of Eternal Springtime” a Nod to his...

whitewallssf.com February 13, 2014
Jet Martinez: “City of Eternal Springtime” a Nod to his Hometown in Mexico (Complex)

Earlier today, Complex contributor Susan Cheng discussed Jet Martinez’s newest solo-show at White Walls, admiring his ”attention to the texture and intricate... [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]

Maya Hayuk Brings her Sumptuous Visual Rhythms to Houston...

streetartnyc.org February 12, 2014
Maya Hayuk Brings her Sumptuous Visual Rhythms to Houston and Bowery in Lower Manhattan

With luscious colors and spirited strokes, Maya Hayuk has brought her distinct visual rhythms to the wall on Houston Street and the Bowery in Lower... [Read more]

Watchlist: Dennis de Bel

rebelart.net February 12, 2014
Watchlist: Dennis de Bel

“Copyright 2010″, 2010 “Playground”, 2012 “wwwwalk”, 2012: Augmented-virtuality application, using the video camera function, it captures and displays... [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]

EVENT: Jacob Hashimoto in Los Angeles

woostercollective.com February 10, 2014
EVENT: Jacob Hashimoto in Los Angeles

If you're in Los Angeles, check out Jacob Hashimoto's show at the Martha Otero Gallery JACOB HASHIMOTOYellow Giant and Gas Giant Studies Opening... [Read more]

Setup: Jacob Hashimoto – “Gas Giant” @ MOCA Pacific...

arrestedmotion.com February 10, 2014
Setup: Jacob Hashimoto – “Gas Giant” @ MOCA Pacific Design Center

Jacob Hashimoto’s Gas Giant will be on view at MOCA Pacific Design Center from March 1 to June 8, but we were able to visit (courtesy of Martha Otero) the... [Read more]

Overtime: Feb 3 – Feb 9

arrestedmotion.com February  9, 2014
Overtime: Feb 3 – Feb 9

More stories from the week that ended Feb 9 (click on bolded words for more information): Trafalgar Square's fourth plinth to show Hans Haacke piece in... [Read more]

Casey Gray Featured in March Issue of Juxtapoz Magazine

whitewallssf.com February  8, 2014
Casey Gray Featured in March Issue of Juxtapoz Magazine

Local artist Casey Gray has a 10 page feature and interview with Andrew McClintock in the March issue of Juxtapoz, which looks at the art of the 1960′s and... [Read more]

Felipe Pantone and Demsky “Ultradinámica”

graffuturism.com February  7, 2014
Felipe Pantone and Demsky “Ultradinámica”

  Sorry we are late on this post but we felt it was important to share it with you even if late. Felipe Pantone and Demsky exhibited new work in November... [Read more]

Studio Visits: STASH – “Cap Indicates Color” @ Sports Lab...

arrestedmotion.com February  7, 2014
Studio Visits: STASH – “Cap Indicates Color” @ Sports Lab (Atmos)

AM recently had the pleasure of visiting a legend in the New York Graffiti scene - STASH. Long known for his bold outlines and clean shapes, the bomber is in... [Read more]

Mohawk by John Sinclair

schudio.co.uk February  5, 2014
Mohawk by John Sinclair

Mohawk inner sleeve designed by Chu I’m happy to announce the release of my second sleeve design. The result of many months of digital sculpting,... [Read more]

Funny Cardboard Signs Express the Thoughts of Lost Objects

mymodernmet.com February 19, 2014

Most pedestrians simply walk past the used, abandoned, and broken things found along the streets of New York City. But, not graphic designer Yoonjin Lee! As... [Read more]

Banksy work 'Kissing Coppers' auctioned for $575,000 in...

english.ahram.org.eg February 19, 2014

Banksy work 'Kissing Coppers' auctioned for $575,000 in Miami - Visual Art ...Ahram OnlineBanksy. Paintings titled 'Crazy Horse Car Door' and in the... [Read more]

Paramodelic-Graffiti and The Tenth Sentiment – review –...

puregraffiti.com February 18, 2014

The GuardianThe John Curtin Gallery’s twin offerings for the Perth festival visual arts program are Paramodel’s Paramodelic-Graffiti and Ryota Kuwakubo’s The... [Read more]

Hypnotizing Geometric Paintings Inspired by Sacred Mandalas

mymodernmet.com February 17, 2014

These kaleidoscopic arrangements explore ideas of visual pleasure through a hypnotizing array of colors and textures that spiral towards a central point.... [Read more]

Making graffiti look like a piece of cake: Meet the...

puregraffiti.com February 17, 2014

Daily MailThrough her art, she aims to show how all forms of decoration – from graffiti and calligraphy to temple inscriptions, architecture and even cake... [Read more]

Egyptian Desert Sand Spiral Spans Distance And Time

mymodernmet.com February 17, 2014

In the eastern Sahara desert bordering the Red Sea stands Desert Breath, a stunning land-art project comprised of perfectly-formed cones and a glistening... [Read more]

A Parodist Who Calls Himself Hanksy

stencilarchive.org February 16, 2014

Artist News News Articles A Parodist Who Calls Himself HanksyBy JOHN LELANDFEB. 14,... [Read more]

Meriden envisions new downtown through street art...

myrecordjournal.com February 16, 2014

Meriden envisions new downtown through street art campaignMeriden Record-JournalEconomic Development Director Juliet Burdelski said she's been working with... [Read more]

Incredible 3D GIFs Created with a Simple Visual Effect

mymodernmet.com February 15, 2014

Animated gifs seem to be everywhere these days, but some gif creators are taking the visual experience of viewing quick clips of silent motion to another... [Read more]

Dramatic Tintype Portraits of Contemporary Celebrities

mymodernmet.com February 10, 2014

Mark Ruffalo Initially created for the 2014 Sundance Film Festival, New York-based photographer Victoria Will's Tintypes series features portraits of... [Read more]

Ballarat street artist heads to Tassie for international...

abc.net.au February 10, 2014

Ballarat street artist heads to Tassie for international competitionABC LocalAlthough he majored in drawing when he studied visual arts at Ballarat... [Read more]

Ballarat street artist heads to Tassie for international...

abc.net.au February 10, 2014

Ballarat street artist heads to Tassie for international competitionABC LocalAlthough he majored in drawing when he studied visual arts at Ballarat... [Read more]

Graffiti art finds the limelight in NYC exhibition -...

columbiatribune.com February  9, 2014

Graffiti art finds the limelight in NYC exhibitionColumbia Daily TribuneNext Article: Topics: Graffiti, Visual Arts, Public Art, Martin Wong, John Matos, New... [Read more]

Colorful Mounds of Dirt Transform a Gallery Space

mymodernmet.com February  8, 2014

Berlin-based German artist Katharina Grosse produces large-scale installations that transform the spaces they inhabit. Working with mounds of dirt and a wide... [Read more]

ART TALK: Columbia artists, share your creations or...

columbiamissourian.com February  7, 2014

ART TALK: Columbia artists, share your creations or creative processColumbia MissourianSubmissions can be about visual art, music, writing, jewelry, street... [Read more]

What's on in your area over the next few days? - Western...

westerngazette.co.uk February  7, 2014

Western Gazette What's on in your area over the next few days?Western GazetteFree Street Art session for 12 to 16-year-olds. Join in and develop your own... [Read more]

Popular food truck comes back from the dead — with...

puregraffiti.com February  5, 2014

Popular food truck comes back from the dead — with graffiti ‘tude — to shake …CultureMap HoustonWhile the original Modular trailer had a no frills looks, the... [Read more]

Man Spontaneously Creates Incredible Sand Paintings by Hand

mymodernmet.com February  5, 2014

New York-based visual artist Joe Mangrum creates colorful sand paintings on the floor that exhibit spectacular designs. Each improvised creation is a... [Read more]

PHOTOS: 'Dale Chihuly: Beyond the Object' opens in London...

photos.denverpost.com February  4, 2014

PHOTOS: 'Dale Chihuly: Beyond the Object' opens in LondonDenver PostEarlier this week Banksy announced he would be creating new street art for a month in New... [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]