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Monday 19 December 2011
Wednesday 14 December 2011
Tuesday 09 August 2011
Mat Collishaw, a former "young British artist" whose work includes pictures of skulls punctured by bullets, has condemned the world of street art for being full of the "privileged" few who are "affecting a political consciousness".
Tuesday 26 July 2011
A spray painting of Amy Winehouse believed to be by anonymous street artist Banksy has appeared in Camden.
Wednesday 06 July 2011
Leeds city centre is leading the way in turning the mundane into something truly magnificent.
Thursday 16 June 2011
An exhibition of street art curated by Jean-David Malat opens at the Opera Gallery in London from tomorrow.
Tuesday 07 June 2011
Banksy has been paired with an emerging urban artist working under the moniker War Boutique for an exhibition which opens on Thursday.
Saturday 23 April 2011
Street art was once seen just by passing pedestrians. Now, the internet has revolutionised the form, and it's not only Banksy who is transforming our cities
Friday 22 April 2011
Will Lunn, 22, is barely out of art school – yet next month the so-called "Baby Gallerist" makes the move from Peckham to Mayfair, to launch his very own gallery. Walk down South Molton Street and you could easily miss it: a narrow doorway, shrouded in foliage, wedged between two outposts of dusty old Grays antiques. In three weeks time, Sumarria Lunn will be open for business.
Thursday 21 April 2011
They called it "art in the streets" and that is exactly what they got. The Museum of Contemporary Art (Moca) in Los Angeles finds itself at loggerheads with the city's police force, amid allegations that its latest blockbuster exhibition has led to a spike in spray can-fuelled vandalism.
Monday 07 March 2011
During a short, sharp working visit to Southern California, the world’s most famous street artist found time to use one of his stencil kits a daub a humourous message to the side of a derelict oil tank.
Sunday 27 February 2011
Miranda Donovan's work, which crashes together watercolour landscapes with scenes of urban decay, has made the 31-year-old something of a rising star in the UK art scene. The Home Unleashed, her new exhibition at London's Lazarides Gallery, brings her street art into the domestic domain: she builds traditional interiors on 3D panels before loudly graffiti-ing over them. Does Donovan's own home show such restlessness with tradition?
Thursday 17 February 2011
As the graffiti artist's Oscar-nominated film faces the Academy vote, new artworks have made him the talk of LA
Thursday 06 January 2011
A charity poster designed by graffiti artist Banksy could raise as much as £80,000 when it is sold at auction next week.
Friday 31 December 2010
Music: I've just bought Cee Lo Green's new album, 'The Lady Killer'. I've listened to it a couple of times and I was instantly drawn in. I love the old style he has. I also bought The Drums' album a couple of months ago and I really enjoyed it. I love their writing, it's a great album.
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