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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Seikon Wall Update

Seikon Wall Update

Quick wall update from Seikon as he continues his traveling, bringing this new series of walls to us. Intertwined geometric shapes that resemble wildstyle but remain abstract and completely self contained in a continuous loop. GF
Preview ATA "TOAST" BOZACI "BEAUTIFUL FACEBOOK FIFTEEN SECONDS OF FAME"

Preview ATA “TOAST” BOZACI “BEAUTIFUL FACEBOOK FIFTEEN SECONDS OF FAME”

Ata “Toast” Bosaci will open “Beautiful Facebook Fifteen seconds of fame” an exhibition based on his digital portraits. The Facebook portraits focus the artists gaze on the social relevance of digital relationships and our growing reliance on these digital relationships. Digital portraits are a symbol of a digital replication of this new reality. GF A...
Remi Rough and Soda Collaboration

Remi Rough and Soda Collaboration

Here is a quick collaborative mural from Remi Rough and Italian painter Soda. The two artists recently got together in the studio and decided to take on the wall for a quick piece. GF
Preview Yaze "The Conference of Birds" at David Bloch Gallery Marrekech

Preview Yaze “The Conference of Birds” at David Bloch Gallery Marrekech

Yassine “Yaze” Mekhnache will present a large body of work embodying the artists journey over the past 7 years through a collaborative project of embroidery and painting. ‘The Conference of the Birds” will encompass 30 paintings illustrating and delving into a mystical journey loosely based on the 30 birds of attar. A monumental exhibition for...
Update* Recap Geso and Poesia "Un-Formal" at 886 Geary Gallery

Update* Recap Geso and Poesia “Un-Formal” at 886 Geary Gallery

    *Update Here is a set of photos from the exhibition after installations were finished. A great show and turnout. Un-Formal a 2 person exhibition opens tonight in San Francisco’s 886 Geary Gallery. Geso and Poesia will exhibit a new series of work based off Un-formal approaches to painting, some call it abstract but...
Preview Clemens Behr "Small Works" at Mini Galerie

Preview Clemens Behr “Small Works” at Mini Galerie

Make sure you check out Clemens Behr at the Mini Galerie in Netherlands. The artist opens an exhibition of rare smaller pieces titled “Small Works”. It will be great to see an intimate side to Clemens work as he scales down his work to almost a model scale, compared to his large insitu installations. GF...
Lek & Sowat 'Veni Vidi Vinci' in Roma

Lek & Sowat ‘Veni Vidi Vinci’ in Roma

For their participation to the Big City Life project, led by 999 Contemporary, Lek & Sowat came to Rome to paint the biggest spelling mistake of the eternal city’s Graffiti history. Inspiring themselves from the famous‘Veni Vidi Vici’ quote, used by Julius Caesar in 47 BC following his victorius Zela campaign, the two artist also...
Video Unreleased Recorded Interview Rammellzee on Mo'Wax

Video Unreleased Recorded Interview Rammellzee on Mo’Wax

Probably the Best Interview your going to Listen to for awhile. Its worth the full listen. GF Via Mowaxplease This is something we did not see coming : in November 2014 the Vinyl Factory teamed up with Mo’ Wax to release a record.The most surprising thing about it was that it’s not music. It’s the...
Preview Optimist Solo Exhibition "Packrat's Paradise"

Preview Optimist Solo Exhibition “Packrat’s Paradise”

Bay Area Graffiti Staple Optimist a respected and important figure in the art and scene will open an important Solo Exhibition at Oakland’s Lequive Gallery. The show titled “Packrats Paradise” captures the artists experience in the Graffiti world at the same time capturing his travels across Asia as well as living in the San Francisco...
SatOne "Melting Point" Chennai India

SatOne “Melting Point” Chennai India

Mr SatOne starts 2015 with a Bang. This new mural was painted in Chennai India over a train depot. Pushing things to another level SatOne channels his inner wildstyle and creates a dynamic composition on the mural, bringing tremendous energy and a vibrant palette. I am feeling the flow of this new piece as it...
Moneyless Roma 2015

Moneyless Roma 2015

We talked to Moneyless in the Fall of 2014 about his signature geometric style and what might be in store for 2015. He mentioned a new direction, something he was searching for as well as a move towards something new. Well we now know atleast what direction he is headed with his first mural for...
Recap RERO solo exhibition by "GATED COMMUNITY…"

Recap RERO solo exhibition by “GATED COMMUNITY…”

Rero Opened his first Solo Exhibition of 2015 at Fabien Castanier Gallery in Los Angeles over the weekend. The exhibition titled “Gated Community” showcased many familiar themes in the artists work as well as some larger installation pieces. A mixed media installation and a sculptural series of book pieces were also exhibited. The press release...