Category Archive: Cool

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

Kaws / Spring 13 Original Fake / Graffiti Gear

Artist KAWS collabs on some new items for brand Original Fake. All new Spring 2013 merchandise and limited collectable vinyl just dropped, and on the way to be sold out. Cop yours before… Continue reading

Fabel for ck one – Shock / Graffiti

Urban street art and graffiti’s continuing struggle to be recognised as a serious art form just got another major fashion fillip. Calvin Klein has partnered with artist and choreographer Jorge ‘Fabel’ Pabon, a… Continue reading

Dallas’ first ‘free wall,’ in West Dallas, gives graffiti artists a legal canvas

About a dozen graffiti artists descended on an abandoned West Dallas warehouse Saturday afternoon, tagging its walls with spray paint. But for maybe the first time in Dallas, police did nothing to stop… Continue reading

Shepard Fairey “Peace & Justice Woman” New Print Available April 18th

Next week, Shepard Fairey will be releasing a fresh new screenprint which is entitled “Peace & Justice Woman”. As usual with Obey Giant, this is his standard edition of 450, it measures 18… Continue reading

Sexer / Graffiti

James ‘Sexer’ Rodriguez is an old school writer who stays on his game, and keeps his skills sharp. In the 80’s, Sexer’s mark could be spotted from the 1, 2 and 5 New… Continue reading

Insa and Rone in Melbourne / GIF-iti

INSA has been in Australia for a few weeks now, you can follow some of his adventures HERE ON INSTAGRAM. ————————————————GIF – iti ————————————————————– That up there might look like some very cool but not… Continue reading

Verry Fame Now / 1UP

Graffiti Crew 1Up released this recent video with some funny antics. ONE UNITED POWER

eL Seed / Calligraffiti

The Jara Mosque in Gabes boasts the tallest minaret in all of Tunisia and now it is covered in el Seed’s signature calligraffiti. Exactly one year after the Jasmine revolution, the French/Tunisiangraffiti artist took on his largest project to date… Continue reading

Jogja’s Political Street Art Flourishes / Indonesia

Yogyakarta, INDONESIA – The Indonesian street artist who calls himself Anti-Tank chose his name while watching the news in 2004. After hearing a reporter say that a militant had destroyed an American tank… Continue reading

So Long Sam / Ewok 5MH

So the time has come, I’ve held onto this piece tightly as long as I could, turned down a good number of in person offers over the years, and even took it off… Continue reading

Fleurs Rouges by NooN

K.Olin tribu is proud to present its new collaboration with a young French artist: NooN. Passionate sculptor, he began working with porcelain in the early 2000s. We hope that this work will delight many! via Fleurs… Continue reading

Earsnot / Interview

Earsnot candid interview tells all.

Spraying Bricks / Smug One

Smug. An Australian street artist based in Glasgow. Since recognising his passion for Graffiti, Smug has quickly become one of the most talented street artists around. His high-quality murals demonstrate a photo-realistic style,… Continue reading

Lab Art Brings Sweet Street Art to Fred Segal Santa Monica / Gear

Since opening its first location on La Brea back in 2011, Lab Art is now considered “the largest art gallery in the nation dedicated to street art.” Ready to take its ever-expanding variety… Continue reading

Utah and Ether / Hong Kong / Graffiti

Utah and Ether are slaying the streets of Hong Kong. Going hard and bringing that type of New York flava that makes my eyes feel good in the China hood.

HIDE AND SEEK / CRASH / Gallery

When looking back to the eighties when graffiti was going ‘pop’, it was because of artists like Crash making moves to place graffiti into art history. Crash [John Matos] is a true legend… Continue reading

Liquidteks Magazine … | Liquidteks Magazine Issue One, Volum… | HP MagCloud

Liquidteks has just released their first issue of their second volume. The magazine has pushed forward with photos, interviews and other interests that the fellow graff enthusiast enjoys. Real New York City talent… Continue reading

Margaret Thatcher Dead: Creative Graffiti Art Sprayed Across The UK

Thatcher’s death has prompted an outpouring of emotion from people across the UK, with her passing proving as divisive as her policies in life. While heartfelt tributes have moved the right, many others… Continue reading

Style Wars / Henry Chalfant bringing back that ol’ New York Rap

When an anonymous photographer started documenting graffiti-covered trains in New York in the 1970s, nobody seemed to take much notice. Or so Henry Chalfant thought. The truth was, plenty of the city’s graffiti… Continue reading

Zen Graffiti / Ancient Hip Hop History / Jens Shoshin

Zen Graffiti…. Very serious graffiti that is often taught by Zen master in the mountains of Kyoto, Japan. The ancient form of can control stems back to many dynasties that nurtured the ancient… Continue reading

Street Artist JR Creates iPad App to Help You Track Down His Work

The artist who goes by JR believes that the street is “the largest gallery in the world.” If that’s the case, then this gallery is now officially offering a guided tour of his… Continue reading

Kim Jong-un ‘Doctor Evil’ / Solus Stencil

Between shooting off missiles and telling the Koreans he created Hip Hop, Kim Jong-un has been marketing himself  heavily, and we mean going hard  for the worlds appreciation. Anywhere from Djay-ing to MC-ing,… Continue reading

ABS Crew / Graffiti in China

Members of the graffiti art team ABS(Active Brilliant Significant)work in Beijing’s 798 Art Zone on March 21, 2013. They are Ye Shu (29), Chen Chuang (27), Xu Yan (25), and Wang Weixuan (26).… Continue reading

Street artist Stik takes it to the homeless

In a move shunning the art world, Hackney graffiti artist Stik put his exclusive work in the hands of the homeless in a free giveaway with the Big Issue magazine last week. Stik,… Continue reading

Alec Monopoly does Madonna / Rock Paper Photo Transformational Exhibit

“Madonna: A Transformational Exhibition,” curated by Rock Paper Photo, will unveil seven never-before-seen photographs from this fortuitous meeting, shot by Richard Corman and fellow photographer George DuBose. The photos capture the fresh-faced star… Continue reading

Graffiti gone to Ithaca / Tats Cru / Sye

Stepping out from the shadows of New York, and other cities where a generation of graffiti artists turned crumbling walls into splashes of expression, some of the top graffiti artists in the world… Continue reading

Walls that Speak: Street Art in Lebanon

In the politically charged regions of Lebanon come new messages from local street artists. All over the country, spray painted propaganda symbols of religions and political parties are found on the walls. They… Continue reading

Photography Turns Street Art and Murals into a Complete Urban Collage

With Los Angeles street artists embracing the use of traditional murals to engage public spaces, it gives Writing on the Wall a good reason to look closely at individual works in Southern California.… Continue reading

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