Posts Tagged ‘Graffiti’

Rock of Ages | Os Gemeos Memorialize David Bowie With Ziggy Stardust Mural

January 25, 2016  |  Streets  |  Comments Off on Rock of Ages | Os Gemeos Memorialize David Bowie With Ziggy Stardust Mural

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Brazilian B-Boy wonder twins Os Gemeos (Otavio & Gustavo Pandolfo) took to the streets of Brasil recently to memorialize fallen rock icon David Bowie in their inimitable style. We gotta believe somewhere in Read More

PRAY FOR PARIS | SHEPARD FAIREY’S “EARTH CRISIS” INSTALLATION OPENS IN THE EIFFEL TOWER

November 21, 2015  |  Streets  |  Comments Off on PRAY FOR PARIS | SHEPARD FAIREY’S “EARTH CRISIS” INSTALLATION OPENS IN THE EIFFEL TOWER

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In the aftermath  of last week’s terrorist attacks in Paris, Shepard Fairey has unveiled his newest project, Earth Crisis, a giant sphere suspended between the first and second floor of the Eiffel Tower, a call to action to address the global Read More

STREETS | SPACE INVADER TAKES OVER THE EUROPEAN SPACE AGENCY, ROME

October 10, 2015  |  Streets  |  Comments Off on STREETS | SPACE INVADER TAKES OVER THE EUROPEAN SPACE AGENCY, ROME

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Where better for French 8-bit street artist Space Invader to live out his extraterrestrial fantasies than the European Space Agency? Thanks to a crew of culturally enlightened nerds, the ESA is now the coolest of all the world’s underfunded Read More

FIRST LOOK | SHEPARD FAIREY “ON OUR HANDS” AT JACOB LEWIS GALLERY, NYC

October 10, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on FIRST LOOK | SHEPARD FAIREY “ON OUR HANDS” AT JACOB LEWIS GALLERY, NYC

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Street art godfather Shepard Fairy may be a wanted man in Detroit, but that didn’t stop him from making a show of force at his new exhibition at Jacob Lewis Gallery in NYC earlier this month. Read More

STREET LIFE | AROUND THE WORLD WITH THE OS GEMEOS 2015 SUMMER TOUR

September 25, 2015  |  Streets  |  Comments Off on STREET LIFE | AROUND THE WORLD WITH THE OS GEMEOS 2015 SUMMER TOUR

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The summer of 2015 was an epic one for visionary Brazilian street art duo Os Gemeos. Following huge moves in NYC, including a massive B-Boy mural, a Times Square video installation, and street work with JR & Mr Andre, the twin brothers moved on to execute massive Read More

STREET LIFE | FUTURA’S “CONCRETE JUNGLE” ON THE WALL AT HOUSTON & BOWERY

September 15, 2015  |  Streets, Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on STREET LIFE | FUTURA’S “CONCRETE JUNGLE” ON THE WALL AT HOUSTON & BOWERY

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It’s been a long time since NYC’s most visionary graffiti artist had a full-fledged mural running in the city, but last weekend Futura (aka: Mr Leonard McGurr) put an end to that when he wrapped up his new painting Concrete Jungle on the wall at Houston & Bowery. Inaugurated by Read More

STREET LIFE | OS GEMEOS GO BIG IN NYC

August 23, 2015  |  Streets  |  Comments Off on STREET LIFE | OS GEMEOS GO BIG IN NYC

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The heaviest force in street art, aka Brasilian wonder twins Os Gemeos, owned NYC this summer, beginning with their epic Times Square digital billboard takeover, and culminating in a epic B-Boy mural in the East Village. The six-story-high painting, depicting a Read More

SUMMER STREETS | KENNY SCHARF ON THE WALL FOR MAUS IN MALAGA

August 19, 2015  |  Streets  |  Comments Off on SUMMER STREETS | KENNY SCHARF ON THE WALL FOR MAUS IN MALAGA

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It’s been a massive summer for street art in the midst of this modern muralism renaissance, and one of the biggest practitioners was living Pop Art legend Kenny Scharf who kept busy this month with a giant graffiti piece featuring his trademark cartoon anamorphic Read More

SUMMER MADNESS | FAILE: SAVAGE/SACRED YOUNG MINDS & DELUXX FLUXX ARCADE AT THE BROOKLYN MUSEUM

August 6, 2015  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on SUMMER MADNESS | FAILE: SAVAGE/SACRED YOUNG MINDS & DELUXX FLUXX ARCADE AT THE BROOKLYN MUSEUM

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The Brooklyn Museum continues its ultra-progressive summer programming with an immersive installation of fine art and blacklight arcade madness by Brooklyn art duo Faile (aka: “The Patricks”) that—in conjunction with simultaneous shows The Rise of Sneaker Culture; The Basquiat Notebooks; and a large-scale KAWS installation—has been drawing young patrons to the museum in droves. Read More

STREET LIFE | OS GEMEOS TAKE OVER TIMES SQUARE WITH THEIR “PARALLEL CONNECTION” DIGITAL BILLBOARD PROJECT

August 4, 2015  |  Streets  |  Comments Off on STREET LIFE | OS GEMEOS TAKE OVER TIMES SQUARE WITH THEIR “PARALLEL CONNECTION” DIGITAL BILLBOARD PROJECT

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Throughout the month of August Brasilian street art heroes Os Gemeos (aka: Gustavo & Otávio Pandolfo) will be lighting up the night in Times Square with their artwork via a massive digital billboard takeover called Read More