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NYC’s Famous 5 Pointz is Getting Demolished

this article originally appeared on The Christian Science Monitor - NEW YORK — It has been decades since the underground art of graffiti went mainstream, giving some of its renegade aerosol painters a Picasso-like worldwide...


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Street Artists, Revok, Reyes and Steel Sue Designer Roberto Cavalli for Copyright Infringement

this article first originally appeared on The Hollywood Reporter - As far as the exact moment when street art rose from renegade to mainstream, good arguments could be made for when the work of Keith Haring started selling a...


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High Rents in New York Could Shift the Art Scene Elsewhere

this post originally appeared on PageSix — Popular street artist Shepard Fairey — who created the “Hope” posters widely used during Barack Obama’s 2008 presidential campaign — says New York City’s high cos...



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Police Commissioner Bratton Calls Graffiti-Art Exhibit “Artless”

the wall street journal – Graffiti appears, intentionally, on the walls of multiple New York City art venues, including a former police precinct, but it still riles the police commissioner. “I find it outrageous th...


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Street Artists Files a Lawsuit Against Hollywood Director Terry Gilliam

The Hollywood Reporter – Three street artists of some renown have filed a lawsuit over Terry Gilliam‘s forthcoming film, The Zero Theorem, starring Matt Damon and Christoph Waltz. In a complaint filed on Wedne...



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New Banksy in LA? Fresh Art Appears.

MELROSE DISTRICT, LOS ANGELES (KABC) –An art mystery is getting a lot of attention around town: Overnight, a 3-foot-high graffiti image appeared on a wall in the Melrose District of Los Angeles. The big question: Who put ...



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Art Hate Is On the Rise as Graffiti Artists Turn Against Banksy

TheDailyBeast — Banksy may be a widely celebrated figure, but his works continue to be vandalized. Is it an artistic comment on the elusive street artist’s commercial turn? Or a simple act of art hate? It’s one of...


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El Segundio Museum of Art (ESMoA) Presents: Scratch

LA Times – “Scratch,” which opens to the public Sunday Jun 8 – Sept 16 2014, is organized by ESMoA and the GettyResearch Institute (GRI), and brings together a selection of rare books from the Getty...



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Google Cultural Institute presents: StreetArt – Bringing the World’s Street Art to You

thegaurdian– Google’s Cultural Institute has launched Street Art, an online depository of over 5000 graffiti images from around the world as part of its Google Art Project. “The transient nature of street a...


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Street Artist D*Face Will Be Opening His Largest Exhibition in LA – “Scars and Stripes”

Complex – On September 26, British street artist D*Face (Dean Stockton) will open a pop-up exhibition titled “Scars and Stripes” in collaboration with PMM Art Projects. The show will survey the artist̵...




 
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