Tag Archive: bronx

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

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

Classic and Crispy / JA

The legendary JA with a slick silver tag, nourished with the sweet water from the New York City sky.

Saster Throwback 5

Here are three classic photos from not too long ago: Cecs who has a been creeping the streets of Brooklyn for some time. Cope 2 with a Cope 3 – Internet King throwie.… Continue reading

Saster Throwback 5

Throwback shmoback… It’s still new to those that haven’t seen, but for those that have continuously been loyal to the site…. ya seen these, so throwin’ ya back. Flicks from the Streets include: Moody,… 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

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

Art gallery uses public pay phones to share ’90s history

For most people, history is something to be contained within the confines of a glass box, something to be sealed, gawked at and controlled. For New Yorkers, however, history is in every crack… Continue reading

SEEN dropping tags

SEEN dropping TAGS. A limited edition of 50 tags from the legendary artist in plexiglass. Available in the colors of black and red. Each tag is placed in a velour setting, white box with… Continue reading

Tuff City Styles Winter Round Up

Tuff City Styles releasing footage of some of the burners from the past season. Heavy hitter after heavy hitter, top notch peaces, styles for miles. Watch the video from the winter season chill,… Continue reading

Black Dallas x Rebel Ink

Black Dallas x Rebel Ink 

‘Gimme the Loot’: Tagging graffiti on the Big Apple

Fans of the New York Mets are familiar with the “Home Run Apple”: Every time a player scores, the giant fruit rises up from just outside center field to mark the occasion. A… Continue reading

Toy Graffiti getting worse in Bronx NYC

Today there has been two articles from NYC about graffiti getting worse in the neighborhood of the Bronx. Sometimes it really looks like that the subject of graffiti sells. The more that graffiti… Continue reading

LOWER EAST SIDE: CES X REVOK

Whenever I’m in New York my home base is the Lower East Side, so for this next little teaser I chose the iconic Arlene’s Grocery as a backdrop. More importantly though, this clip… Continue reading

Black Book Blaze: BIO

 

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

Cope2 Color Bubble T-Shirt

COPE2 — Cope2 Color Bubble T-Shirt – Heather Grey.

Graffiti artist charged 68 times for tagging locations across Brooklyn – NY Daily News

A prolific graffiti artist was charged 68 times with scrawling his signature tag across Brooklyn. Fitzgerald McBride, 44, was busted painting “2Mean” at the New Lots Avenue L-train station in Brownsville on Saturday,… Continue reading

BSA-WhatsUp for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad on the iTunes App Store

Brooklyn Street Art…Get the best of the Street Art and Graff sites here…. soon to be added… BSA-WhatsUp for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad on the iTunes App Store.

NYC Street Surprise for Photographer Martha Cooper on her 70th

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington: NYC Street Surprise for Photographer Martha Cooper on her 70th.

Martha Cooper Tribute / Tats Cru

  Surprise Happy Birthday mural for Martha Cooper on E. Houston and Bowery NYC 2013By Faust, Terror 161, Freedom, Bio, Lady Pink, Free 5, How, Nosm, Daze, Crash, Lady Aiko A great day… Continue reading

Graffiti up, rats slightly down: The state of New York City subway platforms

New York City’s subway platforms have more graffiti, more water damage and slightly fewer rats. They also had more overflowing trash cans, fewer “substantial floor cracks,” and a little bit less peeling paint,… Continue reading

Bad Taxi

  Streets Are Still There.

ICON Art Series – TATS CRU: The Mural Kings – Part One | TATS CRU – The Mural Kings

Check out the video posted on the Tats Cru blog…. ICON Art Series – TATS CRU: The Mural Kings – Part One | TATS CRU – The Mural Kings.

Kool Keith Says He Thought Tim Dog’s Death Was “A Hoax,” Remembers The Former Ultramagnetic MC | Get The Latest Hip Hop News, Rap News & Hip Hop Album Sales | HipHop DX

Kool Keith Says He Thought Tim Dog’s Death Was “A Hoax,” Remembers The Former Ultramagnetic MC | Get The Latest Hip Hop News, Rap News & Hip Hop Album Sales | HipHop DX.