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Let It Fly Project

Burbank, CA, a hidden gem to the art community sits in this suburban neighborhood. A house that showcases the life and breath of street art is opening its doors to artists to participate in a beautiful project called “...


Public Art Addresses Gender-Based Street Harassment

Most people who’ve spent time in a major city are familiar with the uninvited cat call. Whether you have been the target or you’ve watched the event unfold, many of us have heard one individual or another solicit a ...


Street artist makes city trash into fantastic creatures

Spanish artist Francisco de Pájaro doesn’t see rubbish as an urban blight — for him, it’s a canvas. De Pájaro transforms old cardboard, garbage bags, discarded furniture, and other refuse into weird human forms and fa...


Street Artist Embarks On Graffiti Campaign To Address The Future Of Yemen

The activist and street artist embarked on a campaign entitled “The 12th Hour,” which called out for public participation through social media. Over the course of 12 hours Sobay held 12 public street art demonstrati...


L.A.’s Ban on Murals Overturned

Because of our deep Mexican American population and heritage, L.A. has pretty much become the mural capital of the United States. Pair that with the global street art explosion centered right here in Los Angeles, and you have a...



15 Street Art Spots Around The World

Contemporary street art can trace its roots back to the early 20th century, when painted murals first appeared in outdoor spaces across Latin America. From there, the practice of “tagging” walls seeped into Los Ange...


7 Street Art Stencils That Interact With Their Surroundings

Paris-based street artist ABOVE is known for weaving stencil paintings into the surrounding streetscape to create images that border on optical illusions. Traveling the world to make art that comments on social and political ...


Living Walls: Street artists battle blight

Atlanta (CNN) – Summerhill, a rundown neighborhood near downtown, sits in the shadow of Turner Field, home to baseball’s Atlanta Braves.Vacant buildings abut empty lots, which are rented for parking during games. T...


When Banksy’s ‘Flower Girl’ was just a Hollywood wallflower

Hollywood gas station employee Chris Martinez said Wednesday that he didn’t realize he had been working in the presence of a work of art that could fetch as much as $300,000 at an upcoming auction in Los Angeles.”I ...

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Art and Politics with Plastic Jesus

Plastic Jesus talks with LA Street Art Gallery at his show at the Jarritos Pop Up in Hollywood.