Tag Archive: kings

Graffiti Artists Ready To Fight To Save Iconic ’5Pointz’ Building / Graffiti New York City

NEW YORK  — A battle is brewing to save an iconic building in Queens. It’s cool and colorful, but it soon may be condemned. The landmark covered with graffiti art could face the… Continue reading

Belin second Mural in Ibiza 2013 / Street Art

Artist Belin from Spain displays soulful art in Ibiza. See the progression of this piece, and witness how it applies to the wonderful mood of Ibiza. Via

Banksy Graffiti Taken Off Wall, Sold For $1.1M – Critics say ‘Slave Labour’ belongs to the community

Banksy mural taken from a wall in north London was sold for over $1.1 million at a private auction last night. The picture, “Slave Labour,” of a young boy sewing Union Jack flags,… Continue reading

Brooklyn, the Remix: A Hip-Hop Tour / NYTimes Article

New York Times has recently posted an article about Brooklyn‘s historic Hip Hop history. It has been a long time that I have hoped to see an article of this sort publicized in… Continue reading

Stay High 149 Memorial Show / Graffiti Event

The month of June is poppin’ with so many events happening, and this is one to not miss. James Top and Frank 151 teaming up to do a memorial show for the infamous… Continue reading

Michael Jordan Realistic 6 inch Figure

What you see isn’t the Real face of Michael Jordan below, but the real face of the new doll! New Michael Jordan figure is dropping this month. The realistic figure is created by… Continue reading

Artists howl as developer moves to tear down Long Island City graffiti palace 5Pointz / Graffiti Mecca

Long Island City artists are demanding a local panel block a plan to tear down a world-renowned graffiti mecca to make way for a luxury housing project. G & M Realty intends to… Continue reading

Tonight I kill myself – Fade / New York Graffiti

Walk the streets of New York City at night and you can see how dark and sullen it is. The evenings are sultry and the streets cool to a calming New York quiet.… Continue reading

Terrible T-Kid170 / Recent Additions

Terrible T-Kid 170 shares some picts from his archives. T-Kid started in the 70’s and is a world wide legend in the world of graffiti. He started his legend in the 70’s, rolling… Continue reading

BEEF 3 / Documentary on RAP Beef | Music

We received an email with this clip regarding the subject of beef. Rappers 50 Cent, Game, Lil Chingy, Flip, and T.I. discuss their beefs candidly and address the issues. This week we posted… Continue reading

Cope 2 + Indie 184 / Paris

Cope 2 and Indie 184 – In this beautiful photo you see a true marriage in the art. Not only is the marriage of the art present, but their literal marriage is present… Continue reading

Art back on the Block / Banksy Graffiti

The mural, called ‘Slave Labour’, mysteriously vanished from its original site on a wall in north London in February before appearing on an auction list in Miami later that month. The work by… Continue reading

New York Graffiti Legend Ghost / Copenhagen Show

Copenhagen upcoming GHOST RIS show at gallery LE FIX. New York City’s Cousin Frank! The years that I have known Ghost, I have seen his art evolve with tremendous progression. He maintains his tradition… Continue reading

Revok Vs Cope2 / Graffiti Battle

Two men that really don’t need an itroduction! In this corner East Coast Graffiti Legend Cope 2 challenged by the West Coast Legend Revok. Ding…Ding! Video filmed by Ewok 5MH Related articles Graffiti… Continue reading

Martha Cooper in Prague / The Files

In her first years documenting the New York graffiti scene in the late 1970s, Martha Cooper was something of an outsider. Yet it’s easy to see why Cooper’s subjects took to the small… Continue reading

The Man Behind The Wall / Banksy Book Review

The artist known as Banksy works as much in irony as he does in spray paint, and his often playful, occasionally political stencils adorn city streets around the world. A classic Banksy original… Continue reading

Xeme / Hong Kong Graffiti

Xeme is a big name one will come across when visiting Hong Kong. From Hong Kong’s remote walls of fame, to the stickers and tags you see sprawled around the streets of the… Continue reading

Ewok • Ghost • Deter • Spot / Brooklyn Blazed / Final Graffiti Production

These are shots of the final wall Ewok, Ghost, Spot and Deter rocked on a Brooklyn wall. Earlier we posted the video of the Burner in the making. Photos © Ewok 5MH 2013

Graffiti House Los Angeles / GFA International 2013

This past April on the 27th, a slew of Graff geniuses collabed at an even to blaze the walls of the Graffiti House LA. A grip of US based artists including New York… Continue reading

Miss Van Drops / New Glamour Tee

Miss Van is a talented painter that is from Toulouse, but currently resides in Barcelona. She paints her beautiful female characters all around the world. New York, Los Angeles, Europe to Asia; You… Continue reading

Content Under Pressure 2013 / Per and the FX crew / Graffiti Event

  Featuring murals/productions from FX crew, I Wuz Here/CBS, 4 Burners, IWS crew, & Few and Far. CUP 2013 will feature 35 well-known graffiti/mural artists from all over the Nation. There will also… Continue reading

5 Pointz will live in old Location / Good News

LONG ISLAND CITY — The developers who want to demolish Queens graffiti mecca 5Pointz to make way for a set of residential apartment towers say that a space will remain in the new… Continue reading

Brooklyn Blazed / Ghost / Ewok / Deter / Spot

Just look at how it’s done with New York Flava… Nuff Said..

Serve and Protect / Tats Cru / Nicer

A new creation from Nicer of the world famous TATS Cru.

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

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

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

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

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