STREET LIFE | GRAFFITI ARTIST SKID ROBOT PAINTS FOR THE HOMELESS IN LA

October 21, 2014  |  Streets  |  No Comments

Screen Shot 2014-10-21 at 7.55.49 PM

The anonymous street artist known as Skid Robot (it's clever, we'll give him that), has quietly been waging a guerrilla campaign to draw attention to the city's sprawling homeless population by decorating their downtown skid row squats with imagery of Read More

Share via emailShare on TumblrSubmit to reddit

STREET LIFE | NEW BANKSY “GIRL WITH A PIERCED EARDRUM” REVEALED TODAY IN BRISTOL

October 20, 2014  |  Streets  |  No Comments

Screen Shot 2014-10-20 at 1.30.38 PM

England's flower (and biological father of Mr Brainwash), Sir Banksy, has shown yet another sign of life this month, proving that he hasn't fallen off the map completely, when his newest wall piece was revealed in his hometown of Bristol today, amid an internet news hoax claiming he was apprehended and his identity revealed. The piece, titled

Read More

Share via emailShare on TumblrSubmit to reddit

STREET LIFE | “ERROR” BY SPY AT THE NUART FESTIVAL, NORWAY

October 9, 2014  |  Streets  |  Comments Off

Screen Shot 2014-10-09 at 6.02.27 PM

One of the most eye-catching pieces of street art of late to catch our eye is this massive "Error" mural by Madrid-based street artist SpY in Norway for the Nuart Festival. Occupying two full walls of a giant abandoned building in the seaside town of Stavanger, the glaring red Read More

Share via emailShare on TumblrSubmit to reddit

STREET LIFE |MARLBOROUGH CHELSEA’S MASSIVE “BROADWAY MOREY BOOGIE” PUBLIC SCULPTURE PROJECT IN NYC

October 8, 2014  |  art, Streets  |  Comments Off

Screen Shot 2014-10-08 at 12.08.50 PM

Broadway Morey Boogie, a massive public art project on the streets of NYC by Marlborough Chelsea featuring large-scale sculptures by Dan Colen, Tony Matelli, Devin Troy Strother, Lars Fisk,  Drew Heitzler, Matt Johnson,  Paul Druecke,  Davina Semo, and Sarah Braman, borrows its title from Read More

Share via emailShare on TumblrSubmit to reddit

STREET LIFE | BIKISMO’S BROOKLYN “HANDSHAKE”

October 6, 2014  |  Streets  |  Comments Off

Screen Shot 2014-10-06 at 2.53.32 PM

Puerto Rican street artist Bikismo brought a giant dose of visual drama to Williamsburg, Brooklyn a few weeks back when he created his stunning new "Handshake" mural. Located at the corner of Grand & Union, the eye-catching piece reads a bit like a gun control version of Read More

Share via emailShare on TumblrSubmit to reddit

STREET LIFE | CONTROVERSIAL NEW “RACIST” BANKSY BUFFED IN CLACTON, UK

October 2, 2014  |  Streets  |  Comments Off

Screen Shot 2014-10-02 at 8.37.46 PM

Sir Banksy has been a bit of a ghost ever since his monthlong residency in NYC last October, so it came as a shock to many that his latest public foray in the UK beachfront town of Clacton-on-Sea this week was buffed by the local vandal squad within Read More

Share via emailShare on TumblrSubmit to reddit

STREET LIFE | OS GEMEOS’ 2009 HOUSTON & BOWERY MURAL REVEALED IN NYC

October 2, 2014  |  Streets  |  Comments Off

Screen Shot 2014-10-01 at 2.25.27 PM

After five years in hiding, the masterpiece of Jeffrey Deitch and the late Tony Goldman's long-running Houston & Bowery mural project once again saw the light of day this week when Os Gemeos' incredible 2009 mural was re-revealed. The last mural to be Read More

Share via emailShare on TumblrSubmit to reddit

FIRST LOOK | D*FACE “SCARS AND STRIPES” IN BEVERLY HILLS AT PMM PROJECTS

September 29, 2014  |  art, Streets  |  Comments Off

Screen Shot 2014-09-27 at 3.01.42 PM

One of the prime movers in British street art for over fifteen years now, Supertouch buddy D*Face (né Dean Stockton) waged visual assault on American shores yet again last weekend when his new pop-up show Scars and Stripes broke ground in Beverly Hills in Read More

Share via emailShare on TumblrSubmit to reddit

STREET LIFE | “EAT AND DELETE” MURAL #2 IN NYC BY CONOR HARRINGTON

September 28, 2014  |  art, Streets  |  Comments Off

Screen Shot 2014-09-28 at 10.33.33 PM

In advance of the NYC opening of his beautiful show of new large-scale paintings, Eat and Delete, Painter Conor Harrington made time to wrap up his second public masterpiece, this time on Lafayette street in SoHo (click here to see his previous hit). The neoclassical mural reinterprets one of his Read More

Share via emailShare on TumblrSubmit to reddit

ON EXHIBIT | THE 1959 CADILLAC FUNKGODJAZZ&MEDICINE SOUND SYSTEM IN BROOKLYN

September 24, 2014  |  art, Culture, Streets  |  Comments Off

Screen Shot 2014-09-24 at 9.27.02 PM

Appearing at the corner of Fulton St & Malcolm X Blvd in Brooklyn on weekends through October 12th is the stunning pink 1959 Otabenga Jones & Associates in conjunction with Creative Time NY. The mobile broadcast unit was created as part of Funk, God, Jazz, & Medicine: Black Radical Brooklyn, a walkable Read More

Share via emailShare on TumblrSubmit to reddit