This is a real nice video shot by Tom Gould featuring New York’s finest outlaws. Meyhem Lauren is the closest thing to Artifacts in the 21st century.
Victor Reyes opened his latest show War Paint at Known Gallery in Los Angeles last night. We sat down with the man for a couple questions.
Now if they can figure out how to do this with a real wall. Solve the puzzle here
MOSES is a transit king, I’ve REALLY been digging this guys simplistic-wonky style. It seems he has developed this style to execute complete, full color pieces as quickly as possible in the typical 10-20 minute scenarios while painting subways/trains… Aesthetically it’s in complete contrast to what I typically focus on and I love it.
-All photos stolen from STREETFILES
The first 4 are from the Humanity Wall in DC. I thought I had a pic of the ridiculous Mesk piece on the top but, apparently not.
“It’s going to be the first major museum survey of the history of graffiti and street art presented in the United States.”
Jeffrey Deitch confirmed that Art in the Streets will be coming to MOCA in Los Angeles in 2011. Roger Gastman says, “It’s Huge.”
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Barry McGee in front of a freshly painted wooden wall.
photo by Jeff Newman
I’ve always thought of El Mac as somewhat of a Modern Master Graffiti Painter. Here is a sampling of his work, from freight trains to endless sick collaborations with Retna from the early 2000’s up until the present day. His work also translates fantastically well into the gallery space, and luckily enough for New Yorkers, he’ll be having a solo show at Joshua Liner Gallery this October.
This mural is about as good as it gets.