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Os Gêmeos Spray Paint the Brazillian National Team’s Airplane

ArtsComments ⋅ May 27, 2014
The Brazilian National Team’s Airplane for the World Cup has received a makeover as their fellow countrymen, graffiti artists Os Gêmeos, were commissioned to add their touch to plane. A massive 1,200 cans of spray paint were used to create the...

COPE2 Bowery & Houston Mural

ArtsComments ⋅ May 24, 2014
Longstanding graffiti artist COPE2, who began his tenure in the late ’70s, recently painted the corner of Bowery & Houston, New York. Without departing far from his trademark “wildstyle” aesthetics, the South Bronx native blende...

Banksy’s Webby Award Acceptance Video

ArtsComments ⋅ May 22, 2014
Thanks in large part to last fall’s “Better Out Than In” in New York City, Banksy was recently named “Person of the Year” by The Webby Awards. In lieu of an acceptance speech, the ever-elusive artist released this recap...

Seven Banksy Works Removed from Public Walls; To Be Auctioned Off

StyleComments ⋅ Apr 27, 2014
It’s easy to forget that Banksy’s art didn’t exactly come to prominence in the gallery circuit, but rather established a reputation on the streets. Despite all the accolades and popular collaborations, much of Banksy’s work st...

Banksy Unveils New Street Piece

ArtsComments ⋅ Apr 14, 2014
After teaming up with BNE for a World Water Day “social experiment,” the oft-controversial Banksy has followed up the hoax with an actual piece of art. His first new work of art since last fall’s “Better Out Than In” str...

Apex Speaks On His Mural For POW! WOW! Hawaii 2014

VideosComments ⋅ Apr 9, 2014
Entering the world of graffiti in the early ’80s, Apex has been mutating his art through the decades, pulling influences from various disciplines such as his architecture degree to his long-standing involvement in Bay Area’s art scene. Wh...

JonOne “Cryptation” Exhibition @ Julien Kolly Gallery

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 9, 2014
Longstanding graffiti artist JonOne presents a new exhibition titled “Cryptation” at Zurich’s Julien Kolly Gallery. Creating a series of paintings of different formats and sizes that stem from his sought-after graffiti work, JonOne...

Roger Gastman Discuses Graffiti Versus Street Art, Go-Go Culture and ‘The Legend of Cool “Disco” Dan’

EditorialComments ⋅ Mar 4, 2014
To say that Roger Gastman is an asset to graffiti culture would be cutting it short. Considered as a mediator between the subculture and the mainstream world, Gastman has successfully parlayed his passion into a career. With more than 30 art books an...

Maya Hayuk’s Bowery Mural

ArtsComments ⋅ Feb 10, 2014
Brooklyn-based muralist Maya Hayuk recently braved New York’s plunging winter temperatures and snow-covered streets to complete her latest mural on the corner of Bowery and Houston. A colorful and valiant piece in the face of the frigid and gre...

RVCAloha Grafitti featuring DMOTE, REMIO and NORM Video

ArtsComments ⋅ Jan 15, 2014
Longstanding skate and surf imprint RVCA took to the shores of Hawaii recently for a six-week initiative dubbed #RVCAloha. While some of RVCA’s most prolific surfers and skaters took part, the project also brought together graffiti writers and...

Kalakari Crew “Can Control” featuring Nisha

ArtsComments ⋅ Jan 6, 2014
Fusing South Asian culture with her childhood fascination with graffiti in the Californian Bay Area, Nisha of Kalakari Crew stands out as an unconventional figure in a primarily male-dominated art form. In this mini-documentary with MadTatter films,...

Nychos “Snake Bait” Video

ArtsComments ⋅ Dec 30, 2013
In this video, Austrian painter and illustrator Nychos has returned to his motherland, bringing his talents to a well-kept neighborhood in Vienna. In keeping with the artist’s previous work that features graphic and detailed expressions of diss...

The Seventh Letter Flagship Store & Gallery Opening Recap

ArtsComments ⋅ Dec 17, 2013
Los Angeles-based art collective The Seventh Letter recently opened the doors to its first ever flagship store and gallery on December 7 with Chop Em Down Films grabbing visuals of the event. Located on Fairfax Avenue, the open space displays artwork...

Crack & Shine Final Book: Crack On, Shine On

ArtsComments ⋅ Dec 16, 2013
From London-based photographer Will Robson-Scott in conjunction with creative publishing firm Topsafe, we get a glimpse of his latest book entitled Crack On, Shine On. The unfortunate conclusion to his acclaimed ongoing photography series “Crac...

The Hours x Verb Syndicate x Ironlak Present Wonderwalls Festival 2013 Recap Video

ArtsComments ⋅ Dec 12, 2013
Australian street art collective The Hours has teamed up with Verb Syndicate and Ironlak to present Wonderwalls, an art festival just outside of Sydney in Wollongong. Spanning 13 large murals, the three-day festival attracted both local and internati...