Category Archive: stencils

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Banksy Art Tours in Bristol

He’s like Madonna in these parts, or Kylie: a single moniker that’s instantly recognisable. Banksy. Bristol’s most famous son seems to haunt this city, sometimes appearing on its walls, other times merely shaping… Continue reading

Alicè

AliCè: Alice Pasquini is a visual artist from Rome who works as an illustrator, set designer, and painter. Alice’s preferred canvases are city walls and she’s traveled widely in the past few years… Continue reading

Artsharela – Seventh Letter / Event

Art Share L.A. is a santcuary for the arts in downtown LA., maintaining a 28,000 sq ft warehouse in the heart of the arts district. Art Share proceeds from this event support the… Continue reading

LRG Artist Driven / Bangkok

Debbie Partin / Freight Train Benching Documentarian

Debbie Partin spends her spare time benching freight train graffiti so that others can bench from the comfort of their laptops. Try benching some of her videos if have some time to spare.… Continue reading

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

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

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R2D2 Getting some heat…

Swoon / Gowanas – Brooklyn, NYC

Two other hitters in the same pict [Kuma, Dinker].. Gowanus Swoon.