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Brisbane Street Art Festival and the women leaving their mark on the city

When you stumble upon a great piece of street art, do you ever wonder about the gender of the artist?<p>Probably not ... and female street artists are …

Streetwear

Rome police remove political street art

Rome mural by Sirante featured Berlusconi, Salvini and Di Maio.<p>Rome police have removed a mural featuring Silvio Berlusconi, Matteo Salvini and Luigi …

Italy

How Scotland’s Granite City Is Embracing the World’s Best Street Art

It’s not often that you see a city incorporate street art into its long term urban planning, but it’s happening here and with the full blessing of …

Art

‘Vandals’ combines street art and 'stealth noir' on your iPad

Paris-based indie developer Théo Le Du Fuentes goes by the name of Cosmografik, a fitting pseudonym for the creator of <i>Vandals</i>, a turn-based puzzle game that focuses on street art. Arriving on iOS, Android, Mac and PC on April 12th, it's being co-produced and published by ARTE, a public European TV …

Streetwear

US Army Teams Up With Conservators to Preserve Outdoor Art

Disassembling Louise Nevelson’s “City on High Mountain” (1993) at Storm King Art Center in preparation for transport to the American Stripping …

Murales Rebeldes: The stories of eight censored or whitewashed murals

In 1981, when she was just 26-years-old, Barbara Carrasco was commissioned by the Community Redevelopment Agency in Los Angeles to paint a …

Streetwear

OSGEMEOS on What It Takes to Be a Legendary Graffiti Artist, or Two

The Brazilian artist duo pays respect to KAWS, Banksy, Barry McGee, and hip-hop as a whole.<p>The Brazilian artist duo behind OSGEMEOS is a linchpin in the world of graffiti. Comprised of identical twins, Otavio and Gustavo Pandolfo, these creative brothers have pushed the boundaries of the art form …

Streetwear

Someone turned this scrawled graffiti into a work of art with 1 simple sign

Remember that guy last month who turned the gaping hole in his office wall into a work of art?<p>Well it looks like the trend is catching on.<p>On …

Streetwear

Graphic Street Art Of Trump Shooting Schoolchildren Sparks Outcry

Mystery surrounds who is behind an Alabama mural that depicts President Donald Trump carrying out a mass shooting outside a school.<p>An anonymous street artist painted the piece on the wall of an empty downtown lot in Florence on Sunday night. The mural showed Trump pointing a handgun at a group of …

Donald Trump

Can These Street-Art Pranksters Really Rally the Resistance?

The would-be Banksys of the street-art collective Indecline have been doing their damndest to wreak mischief in the Trump era. But in a world of weaponized memes and total media saturation, can they break through?<p>On a Monday evening in March, a group of men dressed mostly in black hoodies and …

Donald Trump

Our Region's Coolest Street Art

More than 130 works <b></b>of public art are on display in the cities of Sarasota and Bradenton. Perhaps the most accessible: the growing number of murals …

Streetwear

Check Out The '80s-Inspired Street Art The Hirshhorn Will Put Up Around Southwest DC

The industrial-gray streets in Southwest DC are about to get some color with the Hirshhorn Museum’s newest project, “Brand New SW.” Three …

Streetwear

Banksy brings his street art social critique to New York

Banksy is back in New York. The UK street artist has peppered the US city with several politically outspoken works since last Thursday (15 March) and …

Streetwear

Graffiti cleanup 'blitz' ahead of Amazon visit wipes out street art at Cards Against Humanity HQ

A Chicago alderman is planning to introduce an ordinance letting property owners protect graffiti as art after a cleanup blitz near a site being pitched to Amazon claimed an unintended target.<p>A work by a French street artist on the side of Cards Against Humanity’s headquarters was blasted away as …

Streetwear

9 of Buffalo's most controversial public art projects

This week, renderings for a planned neon sign featuring the likeness of Buffalo-born musician Rick James were released. This set off a minor, …

Western New York

Daily What?! There Was Once a Fleet of White Subway Cars

We’ve seen subway cars without seats and ones with open gangways, but did you know that New York City once boasted a collection of all white cars? In …

Trains

The artist behind a Wynwood graffiti coloring book is creating a whole series

There’s a Kickstarter for the newest book<p>If you can’t be a master graffiti artist, this might be the next best thing. Artist Diego Orlandini put together a book turning famous murals and graffiti art in Miami’s Wynwood neighborhood into adult coloring books, NBC Miami reports.<p>There are currently …

Streetwear

A look at Banksy's street art showcased around the world

Famed street artist Banksy is known the world over for his commentary on society in the form of graffiti art big and small. From eccentric hotels …

Streetwear

H&M’s battle with the artist Revok shows how street art is being taken seriously

Graffiti artists have long been seen as outlaws. But it appears that, artistically speaking, the law is often on their side.<p>In a recent campaign for its New Routine sportswear, H&M featured a photograph and video of a model backflipping off a wall with graffiti. Los Angeles-based artist Jason …

Streetwear

Minima Muralia: A Collection of 15 Years of Murals by Street Artist Blu | Colossal

<p>The newly published book Minima Muralia condenses more than 200 larger-than-life murals painted by Blu (previously) into one 288-page collection. …

Art

How social media is driving the culture of public art

From graffiti to the gallery, art has always been political, inventive, invasive. But in the age of Instagram, the latest mural is just another way to market<p>If you live in a major metropolis, you've most likely seen those aggressively colourful walls cropping up near coffee houses, gastropubs and …

From murals to sculptures, a dozen new public art projects to pop up across Sun City

CLOSE<p>New public art piece unveiled at Northgate Transfer Center<p>Chicano artist Jesus "Cimi" Alvarado has been taking his latest task to heart.<p>Over the …

Streetwear

How 500 High Schoolers Helped Keith Haring Pull off One of His Most Ambitious Projects

Photo by Irving Zucker. Courtesy of Chicago Cultural Counsel.Keith Haring is best known for acting alone. As a student at New York’s School of Visual …

Streetwear

A list of the murals and street art in downtown Corpus Christi

CLOSE<p>These are a few spots to check out local street art in downtown Corpus Christi.<p>In the past few years, downtown Corpus Christi has become a …

‘Graffiti Granny’ becomes local celebrity for her love of street art

A 64-year-old woman dubbed the ‘Graffiti Granny’ after swapping patch-quilting for spray cans is now hooked and says ‘everybody should have a …

ICY & SOT interview: iran's street art siblings on art, activism & advocacy

<b>born in tabriz, iran in 1985 and 1991 respectively, street art siblings ICY and SOT began making work under less than hospitable conditions.</b> …

Streetwear

In-Residence wants to bring more street art to the city

<i>For an essential guide to the city, sign up for How to Boston, Boston.com’s weekly culture and lifestyle newsletter.</i><p>Boston artist Sneha “Imagine” …

Streetwear

Toronto’s Bentway will be a new platform for public art

Ilana Altman is accustomed to working with some of the world's top design firms and art galleries to make great spaces. Now she's tasked with persuading Toronto residents to spend their spare time under a freeway.<p>As the director of programming for the Bentway, Ms. Altman curates the art, …