Street Art Articles
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    LA Street Artist, Man One, Preserves The Local History of Street Art

    this article was originally posted by hyperallergic.com on Jan 27 2016 LOS ANGELES — Just east of the LA River runs Mission Road, an industrial street crammed with auto body shops and salvage operations. I’m biking, and wh...
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    Chagall, Matisse, Haring Art Stolen

    Article was originally written by the LAWeekly Here’s a pro tip: If you have a quarter-million dollars worth of Chagall, Matisse and Keith Haring art stuffed in a trailer, try not to park it on a Los Angeles street and l...
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    Calder Greenwood is “The Cardboard Artist”: A Short Film (Stream Available)

    “The Cardboard Artist” is a short docu-film created by The Rolodex and Two-Ninety Films featuring Calder Greenwood, an LA based street artist who creates elaborate cardboard and paper mache installations. The film r...
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    DOURONE: “Welcome Adan, you are the key” at the Gabba Gallery

    “Welcome Adan, you are the key” is the name of the new mural by Dourone in progress that will grace the Gabba Gallery in Echo Park, LA, for the Animal Alley Project. This project is curated by Jason Ostro.   &n...
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    Shepard Fairey Feels the Bern

    this article was originally posted on LAWeekly; PHOTO: DETROIT NEWS/ASSOCIATED PRESS The man whose art symbolized the political ascension of Barack Obama is not backing the president’s onetime Secretary of State, Hillar...
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    Turning Blight Into Bright: L.A. Alleys Turn Into Outdoor Galleries

    Article was originally written by Deborah Vankin, from the LA Times; featured image: The Spanish-French duo known as Dourone created a black-and-white portrait of a face staring from infinity as part of L.A. artist Jason Ostro&...
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    Free Humanity: Star Wars Street Art in LA

    Photos taken from LAWeekly, Kieth Plocek Artist Highlight: Free Humanity Free Humanity is no stranger to the world of street art. Colorful depictions of Audrey Hepburn and Frida Kahlo can be seen throughout the city of Los Ange...
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    Saber x Zes Mural in DTLA (Video)

    this collaboration piece was originally written by StreetArtNews.Net The “Arts District” in Downtown Los Angeles is slowly becoming an epicenter for the arts and art commerce. Unfortunately it also means the people who help...
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Antigirl: Street Art in Los Angeles (A Love Story)

A few weeks ago, Juliana (Ju) Sakae, reached out to us to help spread her word about her new documentary. Featuring the street artists responsible for the heart Los Angeles dripping, AntiGirl (Tiphanie Brooks and Mike Polson), ...



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Meet the “Grandfather” of Street Art

this article was originally posted by KCET Street art and murals in Southern California seem to grow like weeds these days. Both legal and illegal works are increasingly facilitated and continue to attract visitors from around ...


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Street Art Fair LA: The Biggest Street Art Collection Since 2011

this article originally appeared on HuffingtonPost, written by John Wellington Ennis The first-ever Street Art Fair LA is going down this week at Siren Studios on Orange and Santa Monica in Hollywood, probably the biggest col...


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Banksy’s Dismaland Will Be Turned Into Shelter for Migrants

this article was originally posted by Nick Thompson, CNN London (CNN)Banksy’s Dismaland, the “most disappointing” theme park in Britain, will be broken down and turned into shelters for migrants in France, th...


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Come out to “Street”, The First Global Street Art Fair Starting in Los Angeles

LA Street Art Gallery is excited to announce that STREET ART FAIR INTERNATIONAL, LLC is hosting the first ever annual Street Art Fair in 2015 from October 1st – October 3rd at the Siren Studios Orange in Los Angeles. R...


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LA Street Artist Plastic Jesus Puts Donald Trump’s Face on Fake $100 Bills

this article was originally posted on LAWeekly Los Angeles street artist Plastic Jesus is at it again. He’s the man behind the “No Kardashian Parking” street signs and the Oscar statue shooting up heroin. This...


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Ted Cruz as ‘Mockingjay’ Rebellion Leader in LA’s Street Art

this article was originally posted by Tina Daunt from the Hollywood Reporter A collective of anonymous artists plastered Los Angeles — from downtown to the mid-Wilshire district — with posters and stickers of Mockingjay&#...


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Trading Places: Turkish and American Street Artists Celebrate Cultural Exchange

(Above is a mural in progress in Istanbul by Kristy Sandoval – Image courtesy from KCET) This article originally appeared on KCET, written by G. James Daichendt A cross-cultural exchange that bypasses politics and interna...


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Santa Monica’s Street Art Off the I-10 Adds to the Selfie Movement

this article originally appeared on the LA Times The museum selfie may be having a moment — and not surprisingly, so is the street-art selfie. Artist Gus Harper’s “The Minor Identity Crisis Mural” went up last week in...



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Video: Frank 151 Chats With Skid Robot

this article originally appeared on Frank151 We’ve had site contributors and collaborators, editorial interns and writers, but for the first time ever we’re featuring our first video columnist. Already a YouTube notable, JJ...