Street Art

Exploring NYC From Coney To Harlem: Fresh Art on The Streets This Summer

<b>5 Neighborhoods That Are Popping With Murals and Street Art Right Now</b><p>Summer brings people out onto the streets. New Yorkers especially love to …

Art

San Diego graffiti crackdown includes more staff, centralization, phone app

A new graffiti crackdown in San Diego includes doubling the staff assigned to cover up the scrawls, centralizing eradication efforts and giving …

Graffiti

The man behind Banksy may have been accidentally revealed

The evolution of street art and graffiti is directly tied to political resistance, popping up anywhere and everywhere the artist desires their voice …

Banksy

Artstübli Gallery's Basel-Week Show Inspired By Urban Landscapes

Held concurrently with Art Basel week in Basel, Switzerland; Artstübli Gallery is running <i>Street Light,</i> a group show. In their efforts to become …

Art

Electronic Nose Catches Graffiti Vandals Using Paint Fumes

Electronic Nose Catches Graffiti Vandals Using Paint Fumes<p>Trains in Sydney are sniffing out graffiti vandals and catching them in the act using a new …

Art

Banksy identity rumours swirl again after Goldie name slip

It’s been a lingering question in the pop-culture art world for years now: who, exactly, is Banksy?<p>Story continues below<p>For those who aren’t …

Banksy

Stikki Peaches: Montreal artist happy to remain anonymous

He is not like most other artists. Hell, he is not like most other people.<p>He is a fast emerging Montreal artist, but he refuses to use his real name. …

Canadian News

The story behind this Tiger Woods mugshot mural in Australia

The mugshot from Tiger Woods's arrest became internationally popular in the days that followed, but in Australia, it has been given new …

Golf

Making Pasig River ferry commute a bit more colorful

MANILA - If you regularly ride the Pasig River ferry, you might have noticed the pop of colors bursting from a couple of the pumping stations along …

Philippines

Graffiti artists, both young and experienced, transform a store wall and build community

A group of London artists and supporters used a wall to open doors on the weekend.

Southwestern Ontario

A House in Allston Has Become a Public Art Project

Welcome to a very, very colorful corner of Western Avenue.<p>June 26, 2017, 3:58 p.m.<p>Photo by Lily Rugo<p>On a quiet street in Allston, there’s a vividly …

Boston

Cambridge International Street Art Festival 2017

Artists made five permanent installations around downtown Galt<p>The International Street Art Festival brought colour and life to Cambridge's downtown …

Art

$1M Chicago initiative to create public art in all 50 wards

The city of Chicago has commissioned artists to create murals, sculptures and other works in all 50 city wards this summer and fall.<p>The $1 million …

Public Art

Banksy’s Identity May Have Just Been Revealed

Is Robert Del Naja the semi-anonymous street artist?<p>People have speculated about Banksy’s true identity since before the semi-anonymous street artist …

Art

Scheme to limit commercial bins on city streets launched

<b>A scheme to limit the amount of time commercial waste bins are left on the street is being launched in Glasgow.</b><p>Containers found on streets and lanes in eight areas in the city centre outside designated times will be removed by the council.<p>Offending businesses will then have 28 days to reclaim their …

CityCentre

This Chalk Artist Transforms Concrete Into A Whimsical Fantasy World

“I have usually, at all times, one piece of chalk in my pocket, and one piece of charcoal behind my ear,” David Zinn says. “And that’s all that I need to make a piece of art.”<p>The Michigan-based street artist spends the summer months crouching over pieces of sidewalk creating elaborate chalk …

Mind

Stop trying to reveal Banksy's secret identity

The internet is a narc. Chalk it up to users and media outlets' insatiable thirst for knowledge, for new content to meme, for fun subversive facts to …

Banksy

NYC's Market Surplus Brings Colorful Murals Indoors

Market Surplus will be taking over LES this weekend, as New York City-based artist Hanksy and Essex Crossing have joined forces with a group of …

Lifestyle

Lower East Side’s former Lowline Lab space will be overtaken by street artists

For one weekend, 10 artists will add huge murals to the former warehouse<p>The old Lower East Side warehouse that was once home to part of the Essex Street Market—and, until very recently, the Lowline Lab—will soon undergo another transformation. The building is part of the Essex Crossing megaproject, …

Manhattan

Shepard Fairey talks street art in Sydney—and reveals which word he would have put on a Hillary poster

Shepard Fairey and his team of three assistants were in central Sydney this month, painting Faireys biggest ever mural on an office block wall, when …

Shepard Fairey

Dew Tour donates custom skateable artwork to local Long Beach skate park

Following the 2017 Dew Tour Long Beach event, Dew Tour and Long Beach artist Steven Harrington have announced that the custom skateable structures …

Extreme Sports

Seeking Real Estate Gold? Follow the Artists

Artists are trendsetters. Whether you’ve been exposed to the arts or haven’t, it’s about time you get familiar with where artists operate. Why should …

Real Estate

The back story to that bouquet blooming over L.A.'s Arts District

The epicenter of the downtown L.A. arts district is Joel Bloom Square, a swath of concrete bound by Rose Avenue, East 3rd Street and Traction Avenue that is a prism of street murals. The closest — and largest — wall in the area, the eastern side of the Los Angeles Fire and Police Pensions’ Neptune …

Los Angeles

Is Notorious Street Artist Banksy Secretly Wes Scantlin From Puddle Of Mudd?

Has the secret identity of infamous street artist Banksy been accidentally revealed? In a recent interview, drum & bass DJ Goldie essentially stated …

Art

Os Gemeos Take Their Scandinavian Tour to Helsinki

Os Gemeos recently finished the second part of their 2017 European summer spraycation by painting another large piece in Helsinki. Straight after …

Art

Art and lighting would transform Miami's dreary I-95 underpasses

Beneath the scar tissue of the giant gash through the heart of Miami known as Interstate 95 are a series of dark and dreary underpasses.<p>These …

Urbanism

Go On A World Tour Of The Best Street Art In These Stunning Cities

The best street art makes you pause. You’re walking down the street — a coffee in one hand, your cell in the other — and then BAM: you’re hit with an array of shapes and colors so attention-grabbing that all you can do is stop. And then take an Instagram picture. And then, after you’ve received …

Art

Banksy unmasked? Name of secretive street artist may have just leaked

A world-famous artist whose identity has been a mystery for decades may have just been unmasked, seemingly unwittingly, by a peer.<p>Goldie, an English musician, DJ and street artist, seems to have let slip the identity of the international artist-of-mystery known as Banksy. It's been rumored for …

Banksy

We may finally know the identity of Banksy after 20 years of mystery

The identity of the world's most famous street artist might have been revealed after more than 20 years of remaining anonymous.<p>The big reveal might …

Banksy

Famed artist paints giant mural of Tiger Woods' mugshot

Sadly, one of Tiger Woods' lasting images has become that ubiquitous mugshot following his Memorial Day DUI arrest. But in Australia, the unfortunate portrait is really on full display.<p>Melbourne-based artist Lush has created a mural of the moment. Yes, a mural. A <i>big</i> mural.<p>Woods isn't the only …

Tiger Woods