Posts Tagged ‘Street Art’

Legendary Street Artist Mode 2’s “Transitions” at Galleria Patricia Armocida, Milan

March 18, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Legendary Street Artist Mode 2’s “Transitions” at Galleria Patricia Armocida, Milan

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While his name might not be as well-known as his brothers-in-arms Futura, Barry McGee, or Doze Green, seminal British street artist Mode 2‘s extensive oeuvre is no less influential. Currently on view at the venerable Galleria Patricia Armocida in Milan, is Transitions, the artist’s first solo exhibition in Italy featuring large-scale paintings that deconstruct images into its four separate principles: Read More

Streets | Political Street Artist Blu's New Mental Hospital Mural in Naples

Streets | Political Street Artist Blu’s New Mental Hospital Mural in Naples

March 16, 2016  |  Streets  |  Comments Off on Streets | Political Street Artist Blu’s New Mental Hospital Mural in Naples

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Italian political street art provocateur Blu has been a busy man of late, creating new murals around the world while simultaneously buffing old murals in neighborhoods the artist considers to be gentrifying against their original nature (for real). One of his latest pieces just appeared in Naples on the exterior of a former mental hospital & prison in conjunction with the local Je So Pazzo organization that is renovating the space for public use to revitalize the Read More

Street Life | Political Protest from Os Gemeos in Sao Paulo

March 10, 2016  |  Streets  |  Comments Off on Street Life | Political Protest from Os Gemeos in Sao Paulo

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Though freshly painted in the streets of Sao Paulo, Brasil, as a commentary on local politics in Brasil’s most populous city, the latest from wondertwin brothers Os Gemeos (aka: Otavio & Gustavo Pandolfo) couldn’t be more timely stateside. Blending perfectly into its environment, the new piece reads “Sorria!, políticos estão te roubando!” Translation: “Smile!, Politicians are robbing you!” Read More

Street Life | Tristan Eaton Gives The Rebel 8 HQ a Facelift in DTLA

March 7, 2016  |  Streets  |  Comments Off on Street Life | Tristan Eaton Gives The Rebel 8 HQ a Facelift in DTLA

Street Life | Nevercrew’s Street Art Space Oddity For The St+art Festival in India

February 10, 2016  |  Streets  |  Comments Off on Street Life | Nevercrew’s Street Art Space Oddity For The St+art Festival in India

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Swiss street art duo Nevercrew (aka Pablo Togni  & Christian Rebecca) have created some fun Ziggy Stardust-approved astronaut murals as part of the St+art Festival, a two-month long street art festival in New Dheli that transforms the Indian city’s urban landscape with art interventions in public spaces through murals, installations, performances, workshops, Read More

Streets | Os Gemeos on the Wall in Rio at JR’s Casa Amarela Cultural Center

February 2, 2016  |  Streets  |  Comments Off on Streets | Os Gemeos on the Wall in Rio at JR’s Casa Amarela Cultural Center

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The São Paulo homies Os Gemeos have been in Rio this week lending their Brasilian wonder twin freehand aerosol powers to JR’s evolving Casa Amarela project, a cultural center the fellow street artist established in the city’s oldest favela, Providência. Since its inception in 2009, Casa Amarela or the Read More

Kenny Scharf Brings His Kosmic Street Art to the Hammer Museum

January 29, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Kenny Scharf Brings His Kosmic Street Art to the Hammer Museum

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Legendary Pop artist Kenny Scharf came to prominence in the early 1980s as a New York street artist, and over the years, his interdisciplinary practice has comprised clothing design, sculpture, installations, and video as well as painting—on walls and on canvas. Aspiring to reach a broad audience, Scharf has not Read More

Streets | Nasty Neck Face the Mexico City Garbage Man

January 29, 2016  |  Streets  |  Comments Off on Streets | Nasty Neck Face the Mexico City Garbage Man

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Nice to see the homie Nasty Neck Face keeping the streets clean in Mexico City, DF today. (Via StreetArt Chilango)

Stephen Powers: Coney Island Is Still Dreamland (To A Seagull) at the Brooklyn Museum

January 26, 2016  |  Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Stephen Powers: Coney Island Is Still Dreamland (To A Seagull) at the Brooklyn Museum

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As part of the ultra-progressive Brooklyn Museum‘s current celebration of the incredible freak show that is and always has been Coney Island, Stephen Powers (aka: Espo) has taken over the a 5th floor gallery with a massive installation of his Read More

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