Posts Tagged ‘Los Angeles’

This LA NonProfit Organization is Helping Graffiti Artists Make Profit From Their Art

this article originally appeared on KPCC Bobby Rodriguez started tagging when he was 13,  spray painting illegal graffiti art from San Pedro to San Bernardino. Life in that world led to other illicit activity and several arres...


Linkin Park Band Members, Joe Hahn and Mike Shinoda Auction Their Berlin Wall Artwork For Charity

The Berlin Wall was the largest canvas in the world, inviting artists from around the countries to express themselves. Because the wall was completely open to anyone, there were no restrictions as to what the artists could put ...


See Street Art Get Sold *Including Works by Banksy, Alec Monopoly, and Bambi*

On Monday, December 15, 2014, Julien’s Auctions will host its third bi-annual Street Art auction featuring the sale of Banksy’s “Hollywood Rat Pack” series, a trio of his iconic rat stencils executed on the walls of the...


LA Street Artists Campaigns for Governor Jerry “Moonbeam” Brown – “If It’s Brown Flush It Down”

L.A. street artists hit Governor Jerry “Moonbeam” Brown a day before the election. The photos show a cross-eyed Brown as if looking up from a toilet bowl filled with bullet trains. The artists have hit targets in Michigan,...

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LA Graffiti Artist, Skid Robot, Uses Homeless People Within His Pieces (Interview)

this article originally appeared on Vice / all photos courtesy of Skid Robot Los Angeles’s Skid Row is littered with cardboard boxes, sleeping bags, and weathered tents that serve as makeshift shelters for the thousands of ho...

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MY CITY: A Mobile App for that increases tourism to LA, promotes local businesses, and provides job opportunities!

Hi Everyone! If you love to travel and want an opportunity to get paid to show people around the city you love, vote for the MY CITY Mobile App on LA2050 Connect and help the creators win a grant to develop an incredible app th...



A big thanks to everyone who stopped by our booth at Made In America Festival at Grand Park in Downtown LA!  We had an incredible time and enjoyed talking to everyone who visited our booth at Cause Village!  The acts were ama...

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SIGN PAINTERS Documentary Review and Interview with the Directors, Faythe Levine and Sam Macon

SIGN PAINTERS (OFFICIAL TRAILER) Article by Mitchel Dumlao Sign Painters, is a feature documentary directed by Faythe Levine & Sam Macon, which stylistically explores the unacknowledged art form of Sign Painting through ane...


L.A. Mayor Announces that the Foster the People’s Downtown Mural Will Be Taken Down

The controversial Foster the People mural downtown is coming down, the office of L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti announced today. Despite claims by the pop band that it had necessary permits and that the artwork was legitimately produ...



Do Art Foundation Mural in Little Tokyo

Our friends at the Do Art Foundation teamed up with artists Bicicleta Sem Freio and DevNGosha to create an incredibly beautiful mural in downtown LA. Check out the pictures below!

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