Category Archive: art

Streetfest / Global Street Art / Shoreditch, London

If like me you’re a sucker for street art and can’t get enough of outdoor splashes of colour and creative brilliance, Streetfest might just be for you. With an eclectic mix of graffiti,… Continue reading

Conan O’Brien, Mister Cartoon & Dom Kennedy – Vans Custom Culture 2013

The classic sneaker exhibits custom painted sneaks for Vans Cutom Culture. Conan O’Brien, Mister Cartoon & Dom Kennedy Design for Vans Custom Culture 2013 | KicksOnFire.

Legendary Street Artist Kenny Sharf Arrested / 20 hours of funk

Legendary Street Artist Kenny Sharf was arrested for doing the illegal deed, spent 20 hours in central booking. Reported that his arresting officers are fans of the form and even asked him for… Continue reading

Banksy Wall gets creeped on / Street Art / Bristol

Seems that Banksy keeps making headlines. This time [like others] it’s not because of a new work he’s produced, or his team, or whatevs… It’s because someone else did a piece under his!… Continue reading

Nekst / Silver Blockies

Nekst keeps it movin’ and is coming through hoods and going large. Caught this flick… had to flip it… Detroit Mich beotch! Photo courtesy excusemysarcasm

The Boobie Invasion / Street Art Tokyo

Boobs have poppped up in the city of Tokyo, Japan. Young photographer Hyojin Yim documents the new scrawl and is left with no answers as to who the is artist responsible. AS graffiti… Continue reading

Steve Powers / Espo – Fulton Street Brooklyn / Mural

Steve Powers, also as EPSO does a big production in Downtown serving the two meet hammers that crave oxytocin.  Fulton Street in Brooklyn is an old stomping ground of mine was I was… Continue reading

Indonesian Street Art / Anti Tank – Indonesia

Jogja is one of the centers of street art in Indonesia. This short documentary features Digiesigit & Anti Tank Project trying to escape the bounds and exclusivity of art to raise a solidarity… Continue reading

Jimmy and Jane / Bathroom Graffiti

Apologies to Banksy / Bansky Dolls / Toy Game

Here’s a company that is blatantly stating that it’s ‘biting’ the images of Banksy to make vinyl dolls, and then apologizes for the mess. Just felt we had to share a little of… Continue reading

Michael Alan Speaks – People Listen / Human Art

Streets Are Saying Things has been following this genius for many years. There is a deep seeded story behind the man Michael Alan. There are many that have a gift, but not of… Continue reading

Childrens murals, Mural Artist, Childrens bedroom Murals,

If you’re looking for that perfect gift that will make your children’s eyes pop out of the skulls, then have we the right gift to share. Give your kids the gift of Grafftiti!… Continue reading

Bacon Sizzling / Toronto

Toronto Canada Graff Artist Bacon heavyweights some of the nicest walls in Toronto. The Molotow sponsored artist has been burning since the 90’s and continues the tradition of putting on the paint.

SUMO TROOPER’s Drop / Store Wars begin

SUMO TROOPERS are dropping on the planet the April 20th! Meet your Sumo Trooper here.  

Nitzan Mintz: Israeli Street Artist / Poet

Israeli street artist Nitzan Mintz writes her poems on the streets of Tel Aviv, using disregarded materials she collects from dumpsters and public spaces. “I use only recycled materials in my art,” she… Continue reading

Way above the streets / Uban Daredevil

Seen enough Duck Lips and other self centered imagery from people to vomit. Well, this takes the cake… This guy really has me ready to get sick. A photographer daredevil that photographs himself… Continue reading

King Of Kowloon / Hong Kong Graffiti King

My first trip to Hong Kong 15 years ago, I was so impressed about how the HKers did their graffiti. Electric boxes, poles, doors and columns covered in all these wonderful Chinese characters.… Continue reading

Street Art in Tennessee / JR inspired lanterns

JR is an artist that has now inspired the city of Nashville with his work. The Capital of Country Music has 140 black and white portraits of it’s residents posted on lanterns along Deaderick… Continue reading

Bob Marley / Alec Monopoly

Alec Monopoly is getting big press these days; working with big names such as Madonna. Check him: LINK

Out of the Ballpark / Yankee Cologne X Mint + Serf

Merf… Serf… Mint… Sint…. The team of ‘1134’ are flossing their newest project. Ya’ll like their stank? Then you’re gonna love the New York Stank collectable ‘Merf’ collab. These two cats have travelled… Continue reading

Riot Style / KR One

Legendary KR One blasts a photo of a piece just dropped in a show at the legendary 5 Points. KR is not old school, but a legendary hard working graffiti artist who keeps… Continue reading

Margaret Thatcher / Graffiti Inspiration

Margaret Thatcher has inspired many to go to the streets and share their thoughts. People have gotten the urge to speak their mind with their hands and have taken it to the walls.… Continue reading

OFFPROJEKT causes a Stink / STINKFISH / OG CHINO

  OFFPROJEKT released a video of OG Chino, blazing a crispy room of white walls with charcoal, filling it with beautiful imagery representing sex and violence. Real cool hand drawn images, beautiful shading,… Continue reading

CK One Goes Street for Spring / Well, they wanna be…/ Fashion

This spring, hit the streets with CK One’s Street Edition. Grafitti art seems to be a trend in the beauty world as of late, but this limited-edition collection stands apart, with its bright… Continue reading

Shepard Fairey’s street art subject of new film ‘Obey the Giant’

Shepard Fairey’s first acts of street art have spawned a fictional film, “Obey the Giant.” The 20-minute short is based on Fairey’s subversive Andre the Giant “Obey” sticker campaign of the early 1990s designed… Continue reading

Claw is Poppin’ / Glam in the Fam / Gear

Claw Money, a graffiti writer who has an extensive history in the New York City graff world took her talents to shaping her clothing brand. From clever tees, exclusive jackets, sneakers, handbags, knit… Continue reading

Turbo Fatcap / Graffiti Technique

In this video you can see the abstract depictions in the forms of a photo realistic design. Art from a graffiti writer’s perspective should be fast and effective. Fatcap spray caps are commonly… Continue reading

hua tunan / Massive Style

Chen Yingjie (aka: Hua Tunan) is one of the leading young forces in the world of Chinese street art. Living in the coastal city of Foshan, Hua Tunan’s training in classical Chinese and… Continue reading

Hong Kong arts community fights for legacy of pioneering graffiti artist ‘King of Kowloon’ | The Raw Story

His graffiti once plastered Hong Kong, dense black ink calligraphy applied with a brush to any public surface, telling the outlandish story of why he believed the territory belonged to him. The self-declared… Continue reading

Book Review: Street Art London – Steam 156

There is no shortage of books chronicling London’s street art scene. It’s an easy commission for a books editor — eye-catching images, the allure of the subculture, and the potential for sequels, given… Continue reading