Tag Archives: graffiti

21 artists graffitied one man’s property, made it famous, sued him after he tears it down and won $6.7m

In a landmark ruling, 21 New York street artists have sued and won $6.7m in damages from the owner of a building who destroyed their graffiti when he had the building demolished. On 12 February, after a three-week trial in November, Judge Frederic Block ruled against Jerry Wolkoff, owner of the 5Pointz complex in Queens, […]

The Charm of Soviet Union’s Graffiti Revolution

Graffiti took off in USSR alongside breakdancing, which landed in the nation with hip-hop motion pictures brought from the US. Since the New York time frame, the regular picture of the spray painting arts has been pursued and copied repetitively disregard for private and state property, the charm of illegal art, and dedication to be […]

Street art: 43 incredible examples to inspire you (part 8)

See part 7 Street art.. most beautiful decoration on the common alleys, concrete buildings, river bridges, railway stations, trains… And it can be found all over the world. Street art comes in varying shapes and forms, from sculptures to“yarn bombing”,  and contains everything from graffiti fonts family to windows display and far more. Here follows […]

Trespass: A Brief History of Uncommissioned Street Art

We have a soft spot for street art, so we would like to remind/introduce you to the official of Trespass: A History Of Uncommissioned Urban Art — the fantastic book by “WoosterCollective” founders Marc and Sara Schiller. What makes Trespass different from other street art books is that it’s not a street art book. It’s a book that certainly includes […]

Street art: 43 incredible examples to inspire you (part 7)

See part 6 Street art.. most beautiful decoration on the common alleys, concrete buildings, river bridges, railway stations, trains… And it can be found all over the world. Street art comes in varying shapes and forms, from sculptures to“yarn bombing”,  and contains everything from graffiti fonts family to windows display and far more. Here follows […]

Showcase: “Subway Art”

It’s a small, harmless-looking, soft cover, just over 100 colorful pages. For better or worse, its contents have become a source of inspiration. It has been pocketed from bookstore shelves, reappearing in crime scene photographs alongside spray cans and markers. The images on its pages have been studied like hieroglyphs and copied on surfaces across […]

Street art: 43 incredible examples to inspire you (part 6)

See part 5 Street art.. most beautiful decoration on the common alleys, concrete buildings, river bridges, railway stations, trains… And it can be found all over the world. Street art comes in varying shapes and forms, from sculptures to“yarn bombing”,  and contains everything from graffiti fonts family to windows display and far more. Here follows […]

Street art: 43 incredible examples to inspire you (part 5)

See Part 4 Street art.. most beautiful decoration on the common alleys, concrete buildings, river bridges, railway stations, trains… And it can be found all over the world. Street art comes in varying shapes and forms, from sculptures to“yarn bombing”,  and contains everything from graffiti fonts family to windows display and far more. Here follows […]

Street art: 43 incredible examples to inspire you (part 4)

See Part 3 Street art.. most beautiful decoration on the common alleys, concrete buildings, river bridges, railway stations, trains… And it can be found all over the world. Street art comes in varying shapes and forms, from sculptures to“yarn bombing”,  and contains everything from graffiti fonts family to windows display and far more. Here follows […]

Artists Sydney James & Max Sansing are exploring street art ‘s impact on culture & diversity

Artist Sydney James from Detroit and Chicago painter Max Sansing are the main subjects of an personal new video by POW! WOW! Worcester. The clip is approximately five minutes, and the duo relay their unfiltered thoughts on how their artworks are impacting on culture, encouraging diversity, and engaging the youth. During the art installment, both artists painted many mural portraits […]