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

October 2, 2014  |  Streets  |  Comments Off

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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

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

September 29, 2014  |  art, Streets  |  Comments Off

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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

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

September 28, 2014  |  art, Streets  |  Comments Off

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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

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

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

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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

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STREET LIFE | CONOR HARRINGTON’S NEW FIGHT CLUB MURAL, LES NYC

September 23, 2014  |  Streets  |  Comments Off

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In advance of his upcoming show of highly anticipated new works, Eat and Delete, at at pop-up location with Lazarides Gallery in downtown NYC this Saturday, Irish painter & Supertouch buddy Conor Harrington has just put the finishing touches on yet another of his glorious "fight club" Read More

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STREET LIFE | ON THE WALL WITH FAFI IN THE RED LIGHT DISTRICT, AMSTERDAM

September 22, 2014  |  Streets  |  Comments Off

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French street artist and Supertouch buddy Fafi marked her return to Amsterdam this week by putting one of her girls to work in the city's legendary Red Light District, alongside a new piece by NYC-based art buddy Koralie. Her lovely new pink-haired Read More

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STREET LIFE | NYCHOS’ BLACK WIDOW MURAL FOR KNOTENPUNKT IN GERMANY

September 19, 2014  |  Streets  |  Comments Off

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Austrian street artist Nychos just wrapped up an epic giant-scale mural in Hamburg that must be seen to be believed. The giant aerosol painting depicts an enormous black widow in the midst of dissection with all manner of viscera and organs exposed in the kind of Read More

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FIRST LOOK | JR’S UNFRAMED “SOUTHSIDE PROJECT” ON ELLIS ISLAND, NYC

September 18, 2014  |  art, Streets  |  Comments Off

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New York's Ellis Island opened in 1892 as a federal immigration station and, until it closed in 1954, served as the portal through which millions of newly arrived immigrants passed on their journey to America. It's been estimated that at least 40 percent of all current U.S. citizens can trace at least one of their Read More

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FIRST LOOK | KAWS “CLEAN SLATE” SCULPTURE INSTALLATION AT HARBOUR CITY, HONG KONG

September 17, 2014  |  art, Streets  |  Comments Off

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Longtime Supertouch buddy KAWS is an artist on the move, and just days after opening his beautiful new show, Man's Best Friend at Honor Fraser gallery in LA, he's debuted his latest monumental sculpture, Clean Slate, on the mall in Harbour City, Hong Kong. Depicting a giant Companion character carrying smaller, child-like Companions (a reference to Read More

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STREET TECH | THE NO AD APP REPLACES NYC SUBWAY ADVERTISING WITH ART

September 16, 2014  |  Streets, Tech  |  Comments Off

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Designed for subway-riding New Yorkers bored with the constant visual assault of advertising at every turn, the No Ad augmented reality app replaces corporate ads with art. Created by Re + Public, an organization dedicated to Read More

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