BLACK/LIGHT— ROA, Phlegm and ROBOTS in London

Juxtapoz // Monday, February 28, 2011
The Bussey Building, a disused warehouse located in Peckham is being revisited for an interactive installation called Black/Light with the London-based artist collective, Robots>>>>, together with ROA and Phlegm. Our London correspondent, Butterfly, was there to capture the opening. More after the jump . . .

Blu x Ericailcane in Bologna, Italy

Street Art // Monday, February 28, 2011
We haven't seen much public work from Italian aritsts Blu or Ericailcane since both were in California in the early Fall 2010. Ericailcane was in San Francisco for a solo exhibition at FIFTY24SF, and Blu was in Los Angeles where that thing with the mural for MOCA happened. You may have heard the story. More after the jump . . .

JR in Silverlake and Venice

Street Art // Sunday, February 27, 2011
By the time you see this, JR will have done more walls in Los Angeles, but this will get you to seek those out. As he continues to perform his "Wrinkles of the City" project throughout LA, the TED Award-winner is creating a bit of a buzz in the SoCal art's community. More after the jump . . .

Slinkachu "Concrete Ocean" at Andipa Gallery

Juxtapoz // Friday, February 25, 2011
The very small-scaled street installation artist, Slinkachu, opens Concrete Ocean on March 3rd at Andipa Gallery in London. As per the press release, "Concrete Ocean address the artist's trademark theme of loneliness and disillusionment engendered by the city environment." More images after the jump . . .

Explosions with Vhils

Juxtapoz // Thursday, February 24, 2011
Alexandre "Vhils" Farto just sent us his newest video, featuring some rather beautiful pyrotechnics that we think everyone can enjoy. The piece is a music video, or at least, we assume its the music video for the band Orelha Negra, and Vhils was the director. Watch it after the jump . . .

Sickboy at Montana Shop & Gallery Lisbon Video

Juxtapoz // Thursday, February 24, 2011
London's Sickboy has a solo exhibition, Burning Desire, at Montana Shop & Gallery Lisbon at the moment, curated by Yellow Pants Gallery, also in Lisbon. Yellow Pants made a nice video of the preparation for the exhibition, and Sickboy made a nice experience to coincide with the artwork. Watch the video after the jump . . .

"UK Street Art Print Nite" at Corey Helford Gallery this Saturday

Street Art // Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Corey Helford Gallery in LA is opening a new exhibition this Saturday (Feb 26), UK Street Art Print Nite, featuring a selection of fine art prints from various street artists based in England. Some of the artists featured include D*Face, Nick Walker, EINE, Dan Baldwin, Zeus, Will Barras, and Word To Mother. More information after the jump . . .

Interview—Cityzen Kane

Juxtapoz // Sunday, February 20, 2011
Our Helen Soteriou caught with Cityzen Kane recently, speaking with the artist about his unique polymer sculptures that he is placing around London.  As we were mentioning yesterday about new street energies, well, here you go. Interivew after the jump . . .  

Phlegm Paints the Side Of a Sukhoi Jet

Juxtapoz // Saturday, February 19, 2011
Artist Phlegm did this piece in Wales on the side of a Sukhoi jet. At first glance, the piece actually looks like it was supposed to be painted on the side of the plane. Sukhoi is a Russian company founded in 1939 specializing in military aircraft, and the UK-based Phlegm adds a classic, mid-20th century looking piece to it. More looks after the jump . . .

JR in Los Angeles

Street Art // Friday, February 18, 2011
A good way to send us into the weekend, a few photos of TED Award winner JR putting up pieces around Los Angeles, which he will be doing for the next few weeks for his "The Wrinkles of the City" project. Looks like JR put up some pieces in Venice and downtown already. Images after the jump . . .

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