New Walls From Herakut

Juxtapoz // Monday, June 13, 2011
We are huge fans of the outdoor works of German duo, Herakut. They have extremely active and all around the world recently, with major walls in Tel Aviv, Bristol, and in the USA in Portsmouth.

Section 2 of The High Line Opens

Street Art // Friday, June 10, 2011
Located on Manhattan's West Side, The High Line, is a elevated public park project that utilizes an old section of railway that was once used to lift dangerous freight trains off Manhattan's streets.  The second part of the part opened on Wednesday making the length of the park a mile-and-a-half-long. Designed by landscape architects James Corner Field Operations, with architects Diller Scofidio + Renfro, the park is a must see if you are visiting New York.  

Banksy Pays for your Monday MOCA Admission

Street Art // Friday, June 10, 2011
We presume Banksy has done all right for himself, financially speaking, so maybe that’s an incentive to share a little.  The British street artist has paid for admissions to the "Art in the Streets" exhibition on Mondays through August 8th when the show closes.  In Banksy’s words, “I don't think you should have to pay to look at graffiti. You should only pay if you want to get rid of it”.  Agreed.  Now you have no excuse not to go.

OCAD by Will Aslop

Street Art // Thursday, June 09, 2011
British architect, Will Aslop, designs minimalist avant-garde buildings, commonly incorporating unusual forms and bright colors.  One of his most notable projects is the Ontario’s College of Art & Design’s structure, renowned for its so-called "tabletop" design, elevated nine stories above ground level and balanced on brightly painted steel legs.

A Little Off the Top

Street Art // Thursday, June 09, 2011
The Portland landscaper who designed this row of phallic bushes most likely laughed all the way to the bank.  Whether intentional or not, the building looks as though it is being protected by an army of…  I wonder how often they are trimmed?  What does the person responsible for upkeeping think?

In Street Art: Mural by Zéh Palito in NYC

Juxtapoz // Thursday, June 09, 2011
The always cheerful and colorful work of Brazilian born, Zéh Palito, has found it’s way to the streets of New York. These construction site boards serve as a large canvas for Zeh’s mirroring unicorns, abstract shapes, and the positive words of peace and love. We look forward to seeing additional work from his travels.

Photos from Space Invader “INVADER 1000? Exhibition in Paris

Juxtapoz // Thursday, June 09, 2011
Space Invader, who has become of the more popular street artists in the world over the past decade, just opened a solo show in Paris at La Generale, and our correspondent, Butterfly, made it out to the opening to snap a few photos.

Kaws at the Standard Hotel

Street Art // Wednesday, June 08, 2011
The good folks over at 12oz Prophet swung by The Standard in New York today to catch the installation process of Brian Donnelly’s, aka Kaws, new piece “Passing Through”. The statue was previously in Harbour City, China and then Aldrich Contemporary Museum in Connecticut. If you live or visit New York, make sure to stop by The Standard hotel’s front plaza and see it in person.

New Print from Faile

Street Art // Wednesday, June 08, 2011
Brooklyn Based Street Art Collective, Faile, just released this new print titled “Fashion Chimps NYC” through Paper Monster.  “Based on a piece from their 2010 show at Perry Rubenstein Gallery, this 25 color screen print is done in their recent "block" style which gives the illusion of its 3D sister from the show.”  


Street Art // Tuesday, June 07, 2011
The streets sometimes whisper subtle messages or they smack you in the face.  I think we understand what this person might be trying to say.  


Full magazine features from Juxtapoz

visit the VAULT >