Tag Archive: brooklyn

Street art: Top ten spots to see street art and graffiti in NYC / TimeOut New York

  In the early 1980s, kids battled Mayor Koch over end-to-end burners and broadside rollers, but much has changed in the 30 years since the documentary Style Wars blew the cap off NYC’s… 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Earsnot / Interview

Earsnot candid interview tells all.

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.

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.

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

Cause for KAWS

16 foot fibergalss statue is revealed today at the 30th Street Station in Philly. It’s a new creation of KAWS. It looks like a decomposed Mickey Mouse creature that is counting to 100.… Continue reading

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

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