Photo Recap: Augustine Kofie ‘OFF/GRID’ at David Bloch Gallery, Marrakech

Photo Recap: Augustine Kofie ‘OFF/GRID’ at David Bloch Gallery, Marrakech

                    Kofie continues to create some of todays most important modern urban art works within our time, establishing himself as one of the most important figures to come out of the genre. With his latest exhibition OFF/GRID at David Bloch Gallery...
Preview #Amajorminority Group Exhibition at 1 AM Gallery SF

Preview #Amajorminority Group Exhibition at 1 AM Gallery SF

Basik CT Thomas Bestvina Proembrion Pener Will Barras Poesia Zmogk Hellbent Collin Van Der Sluijs Etnik Autone Okuda Aske Shie Moreno Thierry Furger Does   When I fist curated the #amajorminority exhibition at 1 am gallery we invited over 100 artists to come together and showcase a new direction in...
Recap Graffuturism 5 Year Anniversary Exhibition at 886 Geary Gallery

Recap Graffuturism 5 Year Anniversary Exhibition at 886 Geary Gallery

Sales inquiries art@886geary.com “Graffiti/Urban Art has flourished and established itself in the contemporary art scene over the past decade, yet it remains a relatively new art form in the historical sense. In 2010 Graffuturism started a blog that set out to showcase the work of fellow Graffiti/Urban Artists who were...
Interview with Carlos Mare

Interview with Carlos Mare

  GF: Can you tell us about your recent trip to Instanbul and how that experience shaped this latest body of work during the residency? Carlos Mare: I was invited along with 20 other artists to Istanbul by curator Roxane Aryal and the Pera Museum to take part in a...
Photo Recap Fillipo Minelli "Nothing to Say" at 886 Geary San Francisco

Photo Recap Fillipo Minelli “Nothing to Say” at 886 Geary San Francisco

  Silence Shapes from Filippo Minelli on Vimeo. *Update. Here is a set of installation pictures from the installation of “Nothing to Say” Filippo Minelli’s exhibition at 886 Geary Gallery which runs until Feb 7th. We open 2015 with a preview post about Filippo Minelli’s first solo exhibition in the...
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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Preview Know Hope "Water Takes the Shape of its Container" at Openspace Galerie Paris

Preview Know Hope “Water Takes the Shape of its Container” at Openspace Galerie Paris

Know Hope makes his first Solo Appearance in Paris at Openspace Galerie Paris. The exhibition titled “Water Takes the Shape of its container” will feature a new body of work moving from installation, collage, assemblages and traditional drawing. Know Hope draws from all aspects of his oeuvre utilizing photographs of installations, ephemera, and natural found...
Recap Urban Art Biennale 2015

Recap Urban Art Biennale 2015

  Urban Art Biennale 2015 opening this weekend at the World Cultural Heritage Site at the Völklingen Ironworks in Germany. The second version of the Biennale which started in 2013 consisted of another impressive lineup of Urban artists from the genre. It was great to see the curator choose from so many aspects of the...
Preview Augustine Kofie 'OFF/GRID' at David Bloch Gallery, Marrakech

Preview Augustine Kofie ‘OFF/GRID’ at David Bloch Gallery, Marrakech

  MasterMix Soundtrack for ‘OFF/GRID’ @David Bloch Gallery, Marrakech by 4x4tracktor on Mixcloud Augustine Kofie has been in residence in Marrakech for his upcoming solo exhibition “OFF/GRID” since early March. The artist has been making the best of his time by establishing 2 mural interventions around town as well as working with local craftsman on...
Christopher Derek Bruno New Mural Install

Christopher Derek Bruno New Mural Install

New mural install from Christopher Derek Bruno for a private client. CDB continues to push the minimal envelope with his murals focusing on precision and effective composition. GF
Preview Graffuturism 5 Year Anniversary Exhibition at 886 Geary Gallery

Preview Graffuturism 5 Year Anniversary Exhibition at 886 Geary Gallery

Kwest Detail Morik Kan EKG Aaron de la Cruz Pener Nawer detail Nelio Moneyless Basik Vesod Kofie Poesia I know its a bit late but we have been busy all month getting ready for our Five Year Anniversary exhibition at 886 Geary Gallery in San Francisco. I cant believe its been 5 years since our...
Preview Group Exhibition "ABSTRACT VANDALISM"

Preview Group Exhibition “ABSTRACT VANDALISM”

Here is a preview to “Abstract Vandalism” a group exhibition featuring the work of EGS, Nug and Niels Shoe Meulman. Shoe has also written some great words in the show summary as a Manifesto to the show and term “Abstract Vandalism”. We have strongly been behind the emerging movement of street art/graffiti artists and all...
Update* Photo Recap Thierry Furger "Here to Stay"

Update* Photo Recap Thierry Furger “Here to Stay”

*Here is an update of Opening night photo of the exhibition.   Here is a set of preview images from Thierry Furger as he prepares for his latest solo exhibition “Here to Stay”. Furthering the artists experimentation into his Buffed paintings series Here to stay goes further into new directions as the artist utilizes quotes...
Preview Clemens Behr Installation at Backwoods Gallery

Preview Clemens Behr Installation at Backwoods Gallery

Clemens Behr is in Australia working on a installation at Backwoods Gallery. The installation will be filmed as part of the documentary “Dazzle” which focuses on the hidden story of camouflage. Clemens will be working with Buff Diss to create a visual narrative touching on not only camouflage but its use in as an artistic...
Photo Recap Nawer "COLORS IN SHAPESLAND" Tokyo

Photo Recap Nawer “COLORS IN SHAPESLAND” Tokyo

Nawer opened his latest exhibition in Tokyo for “GEISAI∞Infinity​” Project, co-curated by Murakami and Takumi “Kasenyan” Kaseno of the GEISAI executive committee. The exhibition titled “Colors in Shapesland” showcased a new body of work as well as mural installation in the gallery. Nawer was welcomed with open arms to Tokyo selling out the exhibition completely...
Update* Photo Recap Tomek "Accident" at Galerie Celal

Update* Photo Recap Tomek “Accident” at Galerie Celal

*Here is an update of photos from the opening of Tomek’s exhibition. A very strong body of work from Tomek that once again puts the artist at the forefront of emerging artists working in abstract. Tomek will exhibit a new body of work this week at Paris Celal Galerie. The exhibition titled “Accident” features recent...
SatOne "TALKING LIKE A WATERFALL"

SatOne “TALKING LIKE A WATERFALL”

Another impressive large scale mural from Satone as he continues to spread color and paint around the world. This time he stopped in Rome for the Big City Life Project curated by 999contemporary. GF “TALKING LIKE A WATERFALL” SatOne 2015 (BIG CITY LIFE project in Tormarancia / Rome / Italy) “The idea is about the...
Recap EKG exhibition/Installation “EKG ♥ NYC”

Recap EKG exhibition/Installation “EKG ♥ NYC”

All Photos courtesy of @LunaPark EKG has extended his takeover of NYC in streets to engulf upon Skewville laboratories, resting for a moment before he again sets out into the city engulfing everything in his path. EKG is a phenomena, a lighting of energy and pulse that transmits across the city through orange tags with...