Posts Tagged ‘Street Art’

STREET LIFE: ANTHONY LISTER’S NEW OS GEMEOS STREET ART TRIBUTE IN MIAMI

May 9, 2013  |  Streets  |  Comments Off

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Street Artist Anthony Lister put the finishing touches on new piece in Miami this week paying very cool homage to Brasilian street art legends Os Gemeos and their trademark Balaclava wearing square-headed characters. It also made for a nice inadvertent Pussy Riot tribute as well... Read More

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JR TAKES HIS “INSIDE OUT NYC” PROJECT TO RIKERS ISLAND PRISON

May 6, 2013  |  art, Streets  |  Comments Off

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Proving his dedication to being a man of the people, French social activist street artist JR has extended his current "Inside Out NYC" public art project from the streets, walls, and billboards of Times Square to the most marginalized population in New York, the inmates of Rikers Island Prison. Read More

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JR DISCUSSES HIS “INSIDE OUT NYC” TIMES SQUARE PROJECT

May 6, 2013  |  art  |  Comments Off

JR Turns Times Square “Inside Out” from ANIMALNewYork.com on Vimeo.

JR talks with Animal NY about his current "Inside Out NYC" project taking over the streets, walls, and billboards of Times Square

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STREET LIFE: CONOR HARRINGTON’S NEW MURAL IN LONDON FOR THE DULWICH STREET ART FESTIVAL

May 3, 2013  |  Streets  |  Comments Off

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Proving once again why he's one of the heaviest talents in the street art game, our Irish brother Conor Harrington has just finished another epic new large-scale mural on Spurling Road in London for the upcoming Dulwich Street Art Festival, running May 10th—19th. Titled "Dulwich Fight Club," the image is based on a 17th century old master painting from the collection of the Dulwich Picture Gallery which has supplied all the source imagery for the murals in the project which is titled "Baroque The Streets." Read More

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RIP: TODD JAMES PAYS TRIBUTE TO FALLEN SLAYER GUITARIST JEFF HANNEMAN

May 3, 2013  |  Music  |  Comments Off

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Legendary metal guitar god Jeff Hanneman of the bloodthirsty supergroup Slayer died on Thursday, May 2nd of Liver failure in LA at age 49. Supertouch buddy Todd James (aka: REAS) paid tribute to the fallen ripper today with this fitting artistic tribute. Read More

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STREET LIFE: ON THE WALL WITH AWER’S WILD DOGS IN ITALY

May 1, 2013  |  Streets  |  Comments Off

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We're loving this gorgeous new wall piece by Italian street artist AWER in Genova that showcases the artist's trademark undulating line style and bold use of color in a composition we wish we could frame and hang on a wall. Well done...

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ON EXHIBIT: ROA’S AVIAN ART JET AT THE ARIZONA BONEYARD PROJECT

April 29, 2013  |  art, Streets  |  Comments Off

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Looking beautiful in the Arizona sunset this week is ROA's incredible painted jet for curator Eric Firestone's ambitious "Boneyard Project." Featuring a giant bird skeleton in the trademark style of the Belgian street artist on a decomissioned jet from the Korean War, the skeletal aircraft stands as a testament to an ambitious project slowly turning Phoenix into a world class art attraction. Read More

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STREET LIFE: JOSE PARLA x JR ON THE WALL IN NYC WITH THEIR “WRINKLES OF THE CITY” PROJECT

April 28, 2013  |  art, Streets  |  Comments Off

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Soul brothers (in both art & fashion) and Supertouch buddies Jose Parla & JR (who just kicked off his massive "Inside Out New York City" street art project in Times Square) celebrated their upcoming joint exhibition at Bryce Wolkowitz Gallery in NYC last week by creating a giant collab mural in Chelsea. Located on 24th St at 10th Ave, the 20+ foot mural celebrates their recent "Wrinkles of the City" project in Cuba, a theme which will be reflected in their gallery show togheter opening May 7th. Read More

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STREET LIFE: DAN WITZ ON THE WALL IN BERLIN WITH HIS “FREE PUSSY RIOT” SERIES

April 25, 2013  |  Streets  |  Comments Off

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Brooklyn-based Dan Witz, renowned for his installations of ultra-realistic figurative street art is currently in Berlin, Germany, where he's been hitting the walls with his "Free Pussy Riot" series. Honoring the jailed Russian activist female punk rock band of the same name whose members have been sentenced to Siberian labor camps for their controversial displays of anti-Puin sentiment in Moscow, Witz' paste-ups are installed on the inside of small door windows in an effort to depict the band members as they appear behind jail doors. Read More

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ROSTARR & SABER AT OPERA GALLERY NYC

April 24, 2013  |  art, Street Art  |  Comments Off

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Opening last week was a beautiful joint show of new work by Supertouch buddies Rostarr and Saber at Opera Gallery in New York City. Having emerged from separate origin points within the underground art world, the two artists work in markedly different styles but are unified by their florid approaches to abstract painting with an emphasis on flowing script as centerpieces of their compositions. Read More

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