Category Archive: art

New book documents hidden graffiti in Toronto

Hidden Toronto is a new book that explores the city’s inconspicuous places and the graffiti that’s found among them. The book’s fifty-two images are organized into three sections covering buildings, bridges, and watersheds… Continue reading

Another artist passed this week / Graffiti Artist P183 Reported Dead

A Russian street artist, whose mysterious style and politically charged messages led to comparisons to the British artist Banksy, has reportedly died. According to Russia’s English-language state broadcaster RT, the artist whose first… Continue reading

Jennifer Pawluck Arrested For Instagram Photo Of Ian Lafreniere Graffiti

A 20-year-old Montreal woman was surprised when police showed up at her home to arrest her for an Instagram photo she took of graffiti showing Montreal police spokesperson Ian Lafreniere with a bullet… Continue reading

Suspected ‘extreme graffiti’ vandal in Sacramento is identified / BUKET mentioned

Click pict for video. The Sacramento County coroner on Tuesday identified a man who died nine stories up an office building in what appeared to be an attempt at producing what’s sometimes called… Continue reading

Graffiti-Filled Gowanus Bat Cave Still ‘Open’ For Exploration

Urban explorers are a bit like children—if you tell them not to do something, it’s guaranteed they’ll try to do it. So when one such local explorer learned that developer Joshua Rechnitz sealed… Continue reading

Here is the bottom on percussion

Jaime Massieu is a master at all he lays his hands on, including the woman’s bottom. Smooth tapping and clean syncopation; this is truly the art of tapping ass. Not only is Jamie… Continue reading

Kenny Scharf

The unveiling of a Kenny Sharf creation; harmoniously interacting with the streets from which has bred the art form.

Ron English x Slash Limited Edition Bust Sculpture

Arguably best known for his flamboyant style ex-Guns N’ Roses guitarist Slash is more or less immortalized in this truly unique bust by Ron English. Based on the popular album artwork this artpiece… Continue reading

The Best Of L.A. Street Art / Los Angeles

Exhibiting work in the Los Angeles Arts District is a bittersweet homecoming for graffiti artist and painter Saber. When he was starting out in the art world in his teens – “just a… Continue reading

Dolk

R2D2 Getting some heat…

WA One / Kerala

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Love Me Graffiti DODOcase for Ipad

Made from genuine leather and constructed using traditional bookbinding techniques, this special edition Love Me case by artist Curtis Kulig for DODOcase is made to look good and stay sturdy. An elastic strap… Continue reading

The Hyde’s Asylum

The Hyde’s Asylum.

A Mesmerizing Slow-Motion Drive Down the Streets of NYC

Combining the capabilities of a high-speed camera with the basic idea that “there are enough [magical moments] happening every moment of any given day,” New York artist James Nares is currently captivating audiences… Continue reading

Black Book Blaze: BIO

 

Paul McDonough: “New York City 1968-1972” documents the quirky nature of New York street photography

Photographer Paul McDonough has a knack for catching passing, off-kilter incongruities on the New York City streets. He arrived in the city in 1967 and started taking photographs of unique moments happening around… Continue reading

A Mural Made From 85,794 Rubik’s Cubes

Toronto-based Cube Works Studio has constructed a giant mural of Macau, China’s skyline out of 85, 794 rubik’s cubes. The rubik’s cubes were meticulously arranged one at a time to create the 200 foot… Continue reading

Let The Arts Roam / El Mac + Retna

A hip-hop walking tour: ‘Rap Quotes’ street art marks specific city locales mentioned on rap tracks

A hip-hop walking tour: ‘Rap Quotes’ street art marks specific city locales mentioned on rap tracks Jay Shells, a lifelong New Yorker, heard the call and created signs as part of a street… Continue reading

Banksy couldn’t beat this: The graffiti artists painting homes in Gambia

Who needs Banksy when you can paint this on someone’s house and get away with it? In parts of Gambia you are just not in vogue if these bright murals are not adorning… Continue reading

3D Graffiti and Paintings by Peeta

Italian graffiti writer, painter and sculptor Manuel Di Rita aka Peeta lives and works in Venice where since 2000 he has risen to international fame for his unique 3D graffiti style. Using a… Continue reading

Artist Creates Life-Size Street Art Posters Of The Glitchy Inhabitants Of Google Street View

We’ve all heard the cliche about art imitating life, but how about art imitating Street View imitating life? It makes for a tangled web of the digital and physical mixing together to become… Continue reading

ZEism / Brooklyn Bomb

Artist Driven / LRG

New York Graffiti Crew Redecorates an Abandoned Theme Park

A little something from Kano TVS

Fucked-Up Disney Street Art

European street art collective “The Wierd” joined together with various other artists to coat a wall in Differdange, Luxembourg with a Disney-inspired seemingly never-ending freak-show nightmare. Based in Germany and Austria, the group… Continue reading

Original KR One / 5 pointz / Event

The Mind-Warping Animated GIF Art of Paolo Čerić

Digital artist Paolo Čerić is currently studying information processing at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing in Croatia where his experiments with processing and digital art have resulted in a steady stream of fascinating animations which… Continue reading

The living wall

  Nomerz: The living wall.