26.07.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Telmo Miel

Telmo8

A selection of murals by artist duo Telmo Pieper and Miel Krutzmann (aka Telmo Miel). Love the brushstrokes that appear to reveal other layers in many of the works. More images below.

Read More

25.07.16 by Staff

Guy Goes Around Making Graffiti Legible

Tremblin1

Tremblin2

French artist Mathieu Tremblin is responsible for several clever interventions in urban spaces throughout Europe. His project “Tag Clouds” involves replacing unruly graffiti tags with legible translations, similar to the clouds of keywords you see online. More images below.

Read More

25.07.16 by Staff

Street Artist Erects Tiny Wall Around Trump’s Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Plastic2

British-born, Los Angeles-based street artist Plastic Jesus (whose work feels heavily inspired by Banksy) has erected a six inch wall around Donald Trump’s hollywood star in response to the presidential candidate and the absurd wall he’s claimed to build if elected. More images below.

Read More

21.07.16 by Staff

Clever Miniature Scenes Hidden Throughout the City of Dubai

Slinkachu4

UK-based artist Slinkachu has created 10 miniature installations for Dubai Walls — the United Arab Emirates’ first outdoor urban art show. While many passersby might fail to notice them, that’s kinda the point as many of the scenes reflect how easy it is to get overwhelmed by big city life. More images below!

Read More

30.06.16 by Staff

Typographic Graffiti That Changes Throughout the Day

DAKU-time-changes-everything-818

Graffiti artist DAKU has created a typographic piece in the Lodhi colony area of New Delhi. Words associated with life and the passage of time are mounted perpendicularly, casting shadows that shift along with the day’s light like a sundial. See more images and video below!

Read More

18.11.15 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Faith47

Faith4

Transformative work by South African artist Faith47. Her first solo show, Aqua Regalia – Chapter Two, runs from November 19th to December 19th at the Jonathan LeVine Gallery in New York City. “Aqua Regalia” refers to the alchemical process of dissolving gold. Using a variety of materials and techniques (graphite, spray paint, ink, photography, collage, found objects), Faith’s work is concerned with the valuation and transformation of things that have been lost or overlooked. Check out more images below!

Read More

11.06.15 by Staff

Artist Profile: Jason Jägel

jagel22

jagel55

jagel44

Beautiful profile on San Francisco-based painter Jason Jägel. Shot by Noe Chavez, this video features wonderful insight into Jägel’s artistic process and is also something of a love letter to the city Jägel currently lives and works. Check out the full video below!

Read More

29.05.15 by Staff

Graffiti just like Grandma used to make

Lata9Lata1Lata4Lata2

LATA 65 is introducing older citizens of Lisbon to graffiti. With the help of established street artists, attendees of the workshop learn the history of street art, create their own stencils/tags, and are taken out into the city to make their mark. The project aims to create a sense of solidarity and dispel the assumptions that tend to surround street art and graffiti culture. More images of the participants and their work below.

Read More