Street Art Articles
  • Video: Banksy Releases His “Dismaland” Trailer

    Earlier today, the most talked about street artist, Banksy, released a trailer video for his newly opened theme park, “Dismaland Bemusement Park.” As the trailer shows a traditional family’s day out, we see Ba...
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    Long Beach Transforms Into A Canvas for Street Art Thanks to POW! WOW!

    this article originally appeared on Forbes. Over at the Varden Hotel in Long Beach, California, a psychedelic, monochrome mural by artist James Jean and the colorful mural of a line of people filled with colorful graphics by ...
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    Morley Answers LA Street Art Gallery

    A couple years ago, LA Street Art Gallery sent out questionnaires for street art artists to fill out to help us get to know a little bit about them. One of the responses we received was from LA based street artist, Morley. You ...
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    Street Artist Stik Shares With the Guardian: “I felt invisible and it was my way of showing I’m here”

    Interview originally posted by TheGaurdian ‘This piece is called Art Thief,” says the street artist known as Stik. It’s a searingly hot day in Shoreditch, east London, and we’re standing outside his old studio on Pitfi...
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    The Street Art House: Aug 26th – Sept 2

    The Street Art House attempts to raise awareness for public art and the need for artists to express themselves in the urban art scene. This inaugural group show explores street art and its evolution, as well as, its influence o...
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    Banksy: Auction Coming to LA This September

    This article was originally posted by the Independent While Banksy may not put his own work up for auction, that hasn’t stopped others controversially selling his graffiti for huge profits. Two murals, believed to have been l...
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    Eclaire Bandersnatch: The Snowden Age Street Artist

    this article originally appeared on Gizmodo.com, written by Annalee Newitz Walk pretty much anywhere in San Francisco’s SoMa, Haight or Mission neighborhoods, and you’ll see one of Eclair Bandersnatch’s glittery stencils,...
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    The LA Graffiti Scrolls Enter the Getty Canon

    this article originally appeared on KCET, written by Ed Fuentes The graffiti scrolls of Los Angeles have been delivered. Handsomely bound into “L.A. Liber Amicorum: Book of Friends,” the 143 works on paper by Los An...
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Oxygen Brings Together Top Street Artists In Competition Series: “Street Art Throwdown”

NEW YORK, NY – October 2, 2014 – Oxygen Media dares to be different as it brings art to life with its groundbreaking, adrenaline-charged competition series “Street Art Throwdown,” premiering Tuesday, February 3 at...


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Perrier Replaces Nelson Mandela Mural With Their Own Ad

this article originally appeared on thegaurdian Walking around the artistic quarter of Williamsburg in New York, known for its experimental graffiti, which ranges from stylized texts and tags to posters, stencils and stickers, ...


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Banksy’s “Haight Street Rat” is Exhibited at the U.S. Bank Tower

this article originally appeared on LAWeekly “This’ll look nice when it’s framed” read one of the massive pieces of satiric graffiti Banksy painted on public walls across San Francisco in April 2010. Brian Greif, a reti...


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D*Face Comes to LA

The British street artist D*Face, aka Dean Stockton, is organizing a survey of his own work in Los Angeles this September. The event proves to be a clinic for aspiring artists that aim to recreate the art establishment in their...


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Street Artist Strook Captures Geometric Romance Between Wood and Paint in His New Piece

this article originally appeared on the HuffingtonPost We weren’t exactly looking for a reminder that any space can be transformed into a spontaneous canvas with a little artistic loving, but then again, we’re not c...


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Shepard Fairey’s “Pay 2 Play,” showcases the play of Big Money in Politics

this article orginally appeared on rollcall A poster pasted on H Street Northeast draws pedestrian attention to a familiar palette. The pastel and dark blues, beige and a solid primary red were once seen on Shepard Fairey’s ...


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California Man Has to Pay a Fine of $13,000 to Restore the Defaced Banksy Murals in Park City

this article originally appeared on the vancouversun PARK CITY, Utah – A California man pleaded guilty Monday to defacing two Park City murals believed to have been done by the mysterious British graffiti artist Banksy. I...


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Street Art: Why its the Most Revolutionary Art Form Today

this article originally appeared on firsttoknow.com The street art world is not what it used to be a few decades ago. The negative assumption that all people who spray paint on public spaces are vandals has been quickly shiftin...


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Mr. Brainwash Creates Massive Mural as a Tribute to 9/11 Victims

this post has originally appeared on Huffington post - A new mural has emerged in New York, across the street from the site of the World Trade Center. The work of ever-controversial street artist Mr. Brainwash, the massive pi...


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