Artist Feature Rubin

Artist Feature Rubin

I have been wanting to feature the work of Rubin for some time but as things remain busy it gets harder and harder for me to write in the way I would like to. Now as I finally find the time let me introduce to you the work of Rubin...
*Update Full Recap Augustine Kofie "Taking Shape" at Openspace Paris

*Update Full Recap Augustine Kofie “Taking Shape” at Openspace Paris

    *Update. Taking Shape Opened last week and we were able to get some of the opening night pictures. 2 floors of paintings and multiple installations showcased not only the paintings and work of Augustine Kofie but also brought you into the world of the artist. One specific installation...
Recap and Interview with Graphic Surgery "Contra" Solo Exhibition

Recap and Interview with Graphic Surgery “Contra” Solo Exhibition

GF: Tell us about Contra the title of the show I know you mention that it is inspired by the ‘Contra Composities’ of Theo van Doesburg. GS: We are interested in different contradictions such as positive negative, black and white, order and chaos, in and out, left and right, shape...
Preview Jaybo Monk and Marco Pho Grassi at Soze Gallery

Preview Jaybo Monk and Marco Pho Grassi at Soze Gallery

Marco Pho Grasssi Jaybo Monk Friendships in Art go back over time in history, one friendship that runs deep is Jaybo Monk and Marco Pho Grassi. Both artists have collaborated exhibited together and been integral in the course of each others work. The trust and support between the artists has...
Mural Update Hense Detroit

Mural Update Hense Detroit

  Hense has been busy the last couple of weeks finishing a massive Mural in Detroit. The Mural was a commissioned public work for Bedrock Real Estate Services for their Madison Theater Building in downtown Detroit. The project was curated and organized by Library Street Collective Gallery. With the help...
Alberonero Artist Feature

Alberonero Artist Feature

We wanted to introduce you to the work of Italian artist Alberonero. Urban Minimalist who utilizes geometric shapes and color to create provoking insitu murals as well as studio work. We asked the artist to explain a little about his work in a statement which he provided below. GF “Square...
Recap “A Major Minority” Group Exhibition Part 3 “Geometric Influenced” at 1 AM Gallery

Recap “A Major Minority” Group Exhibition Part 3 “Geometric Influenced” at 1 AM Gallery

Christopher Derek Bruno Wais Arnaud Liard Thomas Canto BOE Swiz COL Stendec Dana Woulfe Seikon Gilbert1 SatOne Rubin Drew Tyndell Romi Etnik Poesia Graphic Surgery Petro Hellbent Pener Joker Nelio Kidghe Nawer Matt W. Moore LX One Kema Stephen Holding Mac1   So back to the Recap here in Part...
Recap "A Major Minority" Group Exhibition Part 2 "Representational Work" at 1 AM Gallery

Recap “A Major Minority” Group Exhibition Part 2 “Representational Work” at 1 AM Gallery

Bom.K Alex Becherer V3rbo Askew Tobe Thiago Toes Sepe Amandalynn Amandalynn and Mags Sainer Blo Morik Mess Jaw Bezt INO Evgeniy Dikson Drew Young Collin Van Der Sluijs Alex One Basik Poesia SPE Alexey Luka Vesod Debens Jaz   For Part 2 of our recap of “A Major Minority” at...
"A Major Minority" Recap Part 1 "Photography" at 1AM Gallery San Francisco

“A Major Minority” Recap Part 1 “Photography” at 1AM Gallery San Francisco

Clams Rockefeller Todd Mazer Silvio Magaglio Scott La Rockwell Nibor Rieluos ABCDEF   When i first set out to curate the “A Major Minority” exhibition I knew I wanted to bring a survey of not only artists who painted or were only affiliated with graffuturism, instead I wanted to open...
A Look at Graffiti’s Evolution and Progression 2011 in the Artists own words Part 2

A Look at Graffiti’s Evolution and Progression 2011 in the Artists own words Part 2

If you haven’t read “A Look at Graffiti’s Evolution and Progression 2011 in the Artists own words Part 1″ you should do so Here. As promised here is the follow up and conclusion to the topic. As our site has grown rapidly organically, so has our cooperation and input from...
A Look at Graffiti's Evolution and Progression 2011 in the Artists own words. Part 1

A Look at Graffiti’s Evolution and Progression 2011 in the Artists own words. Part 1

So, I was putting together a post and commentary about 2011, and where graffiti is headed. There are some general observations, I have seen start to see take place. You can say this whole Blog is based on some of these observations, and ideas. I first planned to write a...
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Wall Update Augustine Kofie in Paris at Night

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Wall Update Kenor in Barcelona

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Recap Group Exhibition ” Same/Different” at Lazaridez Newcastle

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Recap Labuena Ylamala “Forever”

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Wall Update Seikon, Zuk Club,Tobias Kroeger, Blaqk, Etnik, Jaz and Pastel

Wall Update Seikon, Zuk Club,Tobias Kroeger, Blaqk, Etnik, Jaz and Pastel

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Mural update Roids for Public Matter and LSC

Mural update Roids for Public Matter and LSC

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