Ramon Jaquez

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Artskills

Enter a 'Subsurface Hell' in Sara Ludy's New Show

The new media artist explores the melting point between virtual and the real by using technology-focused approaches and spiritually-minded concepts.<p>For <i>Subsurface Hell</i>, her first solo exhibition at the NYC-based gallery bitforms, new media artist Sara Ludy treats audiences to captivating, …

Is urban graffiti a force for good or evil?

In the spring of 2008, the Tate Modern opened the world’s first major public museum display of graffiti and street art, inviting six international artists to decorate its facade with enormous, eye-catching murals.<p>Meanwhile, just down the riverbank at Southwark crown court, eight members of London’s …

NEW ‘STREET ART’ SHOW AT ST. AGNES LIBRARY

Posted on January 8, 2015 at 9:17 am by West Sider<p>Longtime Upper West Side artist Ner Beck will showcase his photos of the neighborhood and of the …

Painting amid destruction inspires mural artist

FRENCH artist Julien Malland is fond of simple characters, mostly children, somehow connected to the chaotic environment in which they are revealed. …

Streetwear

Radical roots of street art movement still alive for Melbourne's Baby Guerrilla

"I fall in love with walls, usually ones that are on my commute. Abandoned walls that I look at every day and I think 'I'm going to get you'. I think …

Street Artist Morfai Creates an Illuminated Moon in the Windows of a Building in Kaunas, Lithuania

Street artist Morfai turned the windows of a building in Kaunas, Lithuania into a beautiful moon in a clever light installation. He created the …

Corktown underpass murals brighten, enlighten | The Star

Some new faces have taken up residence on the four pillars of the Adelaide St. underpass.<p>The bold, colourful faces are just one aspect of the new …

10 of the most surprising numbers in history

The world of numbers and statistics is an extraordinary one, and the stories behind the figures offer incredible insights into the culture, battles, …

Ancient History

Brilliant Luna Park at Night

Photographs of the fanciful nighttime illuminations at Luna Park, one of the two major early twentieth century amusement parks on on Coney Island, …

The Uhuru Satellite

<b>Uhuru, also known as the Small Astronomical Satellite 1 (SAS-1) was the first earth-orbiting mission dedicated entirely to celestial X-ray astronomy.</b> …

The First Christmas Tree

Alison Barnes sets the record straight on who was really responsible for introducing this popular custom to Britain.<p>Prince Albert, Queen Victoria’s …

Christmas Trees

In pictures: the history of Marvel comic books

Since publishing its first issue in 1939, Marvel Comics has given birth to characters including Spider-Man, The Incredible Hulk, Captain America and …

Comics

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The 10 Most Popular Street Art Pieces of November 2014

Share this article<p>Rom Levy<br>• December 11, 2014<p>1. Phlegm – USA<p>Time for a new edition of our monthly round-up of the ten most popular murals (based on …

Blu Mural in Kreuzberg übermalt (Update)

Krasse Nummer: Das weltberühmte Blu Mural an der Kreuzberger Cuvry-Brache wurde schwarz übermalt. Der Künstler selbst ist den Gerüchten nach dafür …

Remarkably Realistic Bob Marley Tribute Mural Towers Over the Streets of Portugal

Portuguese street artist Odeith picked up his first spray paint can in the 1980's and has been creating all kinds of mind-blowing art every since. His creatively composed anamorphic work and masterfully detailed graffiti art is so realistic that it seems to pop right off of the surface of walls and …

The Process of Removing a Banksy Mural For Auction Is Kind of Complicated

A <b>Banksy</b> piece that remains on a wall for more than 48 hours is a rarity these days. Dealers know that collectors will dig deep into their purses and …

World-famous Berlin street art blacked out

Two building-sized paintings by Italian street artist BLU looking over the riverside lot, which was until recently occupied by squatters, depicted a …

'Urban Xchange: Crossing Over,' A New Festival in Penang, Malaysia

<i>Urban Exchange: Crossing Over 2014</i> is a brand new street art festival in George Town, Penang in Malaysia. In November they hosted 16 artists to paint walls throughout this city of two and a half million on the Strait of Malacca.<p>It is not a city that has hosted street art traditionally and one that …

Anonymous Street Crew Launches "Operation Demz Revenge" Calling for Graffiti and Protests

YouTube<p>It's unclear if the video is, in fact, linked to the international hacker network known as Anonymous. On its website, Anonymous Street Crew …

Check Out These Sick Subway Graffiti Photos From the '70s Taken by Henry Chalfant

These days, when someone tags a New York City subway train, hardly anyone sees it because the MTA won't let the cars leave the yard. Back in the …