David Flores Murals in Los Angeles

ArtsComments ⋅ Jun 11, 2011
Graffiti artist David Flores who is known for his stained glass-style portraits and embellishing other painters’ work has hit the walls of Los Angeles again. Arrested Motion shares us his newest piece from downtown LA made during the monthl...

KIDULT “Illegalize Graffiti” Video Interview

ArtsComments ⋅ May 27, 2011
Angered and frustrated by the sudden infatuation and commercialization of the graffiti movement, French street artist Kidult has taken to the streets of Paris in an effort to reclaim his craft. In a retaliation against major luxury labels, Kidult...

OUTSIDE IN: The Story of Art in the Streets Premiere Recap

EventsComments ⋅ May 26, 2011
In conjunction with the highly publicized “Art in the Streets” exhibition currently on display at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles, a new film from director Alex Stapleton explores the creative processes of the artists in...

HUSH Mural @ New Image Art Gallery

ArtsComments ⋅ May 21, 2011
The graffiti artist known as HUSH marks his return to Los Angeles with “TWIN,” an exhibition of 15 mixed-media works on canvas highlighting the subject of duality. His utilization of such a topic paints two identical, heavily-ladened...

RETNA x VistaJet

ArtsComments ⋅ May 20, 2011
The intersection of graffiti and luxury has become a more visible relationship in the past few years. In a next-level collaboration, RETNA partners with VistaJet & Bombardier Aerospace to help create the visual identity for VistaJet’s...

Ben Eine: Oranges and Lemons

ArtsComments ⋅ May 19, 2011
In an effort to liven up London’s walls once again, British street artist Ben Eine takes on Westminster Council’s zero tolerance on graffiti and street art with a huge mural on the side of The London Graphic Centre in Covent Garden. E...

POW WOW Hawai’i 2011 Part 3

VideosComments ⋅ May 19, 2011
In an idea that came to fruition in the beginning of 2010 in Hong Kong, POW WOW was created as an exhibition of creative talents which stressed more so the background and development of art. As opposed to the often seen focus on the finished product,...

MOCA: Art in the Streets “Birds of a Feather” Video

ArtsComments ⋅ May 12, 2011
Artists Lee Quinones, Abel, Cern, Futura, Loomit, Push, RISK and Sano document the creation of their monumental artwork Birds of a Feather, created for the “Art in the Streets” exhibition at The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA. The show o...

NB574.com: Meggs Part 3

CultureComments ⋅ May 12, 2011
Meggs gives us a preview of his upcoming solo exhibition, “Inner Demons,” opening soon at London’s Zero Cool Gallery. The exhibition of screen prints, canvases and paintings will also feature a secondary element – a wall of photos and...

POW WOW Hawai’i 2011 Part 2

VideosComments ⋅ May 12, 2011
In an idea that came to fruition in the beginning of 2010 in Hong Kong, POW WOW was created as an exhibition of creative talents which stressed more so the background and development of art. As opposed to the often seen focus on the finished product,...

WeSC Presents Stash: Blue Brooklyn Exhibition @ Galerie Issue

EventsComments ⋅ May 11, 2011
Later this month, WeSC will be hosting an exhibition in Paris for the artist Stash who has done several collaborations with the Scandinavian brand in the past. Entitled “Blue Brooklyn,” the show will be filled with artwork from a vari...

Blu Mural in Poland

ArtsComments ⋅ May 10, 2011
During his visit to Poland, Italian street artist Blu took the time to paint this large mural on the side of a building in Krakow. Continuing with the religious theme that’s been noticed in some of his most recent paintings, the artist depi...

Juxtapoz Presents: Saber vs. Saber

ArtsComments ⋅ May 8, 2011
Wonder what runs, walks, and stumbles through the mind of legendary LA graffiti artist, Saber? Juxtapoz presents a new video, “Saber vs. Saber,” produced in anticipation of the artist’s solo opening this past Friday at New York...

Charlie Bowden “Twenty-Six” @ Eastpak Gallery London Recap

EventsComments ⋅ May 6, 2011
Charlie Bowden opens his debut solo exhibition at Eastpak Gallery in London. Influenced and inspired by the everyday, Bowden taught himself to draw diagrams as a means to explaining and expressing his ideas. Without denying graffiti’s influence...

Retna Mural @ Pasadena Museum of California Art

ArtsComments ⋅ May 5, 2011
Starting this month, the Pasadena Museum of California Art will be launching a new exhibition entitled “Street Cred: Graffiti Art from Concrete to Canvas” to highlight the city of Los Angeles’ wide-ranging graffiti styles. Among...