Video: Jim Power and the Mosaic Trail

Street Art // Friday, May 03, 2013
Started 1985, Jim Power, aka The Mosaic Man, has been creating mosaics on light poles in the East Village of New York as a way of documenting the history of the ever-changing neighborhood. As many as 80 have been decorated by Power, however many have deteriorated and been vandalized over recent years.  In an attempt to preserve these pieces, Power and his numerous supporters created an Indiegogo. They need your support to continue one of the longest ongoing public art projects in the world.

New Relish Monikers

Street Art // Friday, May 03, 2013
Why doesn’t Relish draw any female figures on trains? That is a question. We are wondering. This recent update is solely portraits of men from previous time periods in momochrome.

"Dulwich Fight Club" by Conor Harrington

Street Art // Thursday, May 02, 2013
Having already painted two impressive murals while in London, Conor Harrington has just completed yet another piece for the Dulwich Street Art Festival. Here, two figures are seen in boxing stances wearing colonial attire. This image is based on an old painting located in the Dulwich Picture Gallery’s permanent collection.

World's largest rubber duckie drifts through Hong Kong

Street Art // Thursday, May 02, 2013
If you’re near the Victoria Harbour in Hong Kong today, you may want to get down there to catch a glimpse of the world’s largest rubber duckie cruise the water. Dutch artist, Florentijn Hofman has brought his sculpture Rubber Duck around the globe to places such as San Paulo, Sydney and Osaka, with Hong Kong now on the list. Look at that thing! It’s adorable!

Aryz Working on a New Mural in San Francisco's Tenderloin

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, May 01, 2013
We cruised by to check out our January 2013 cover artist Aryz's new mural in the Tenderloin neighborhood of San Francisco this morning. It's coming along great, we can't wait to see the finished piece! We will keep you all up to date with his progress throughout the week! Shout out WallSpaceSF for getting him the wall!  

"Tragedy and Comedy" by Phlegm

Street Art // Wednesday, May 01, 2013
When is Sheffield-based street artist and illustrator, Phlegm not painting something new? It appears that his hometown has a never-ending supply of canvases in the form of abandoned buildings and empty sewers. Here he takes advantage of what once was atheatre stage, painting two characters with masks.

New Roa mural in London, UK

Street Art // Wednesday, May 01, 2013
Never one to stay put for too long, Roa is now in London where he just completed this mural of piled animals on a very crispyy looking brick wall.

Masking Tape Street Art by Buff Dis

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, May 01, 2013
Australian artist Buff Dis takes to the street with his "non-destructive" graffiti, aka masking tape. 

Waone x Seth Globepainter in Kiev, Ukraine

Street Art // Tuesday, April 30, 2013
This large wall at the National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy in Kiev, Ukraine was recently brightened up by aritsts, WaOne of Interesni Kazki and Seth Globepainter. The children with their faces stuffed into books were painted by Globepainter, while everything inside the rounded cloud was from the hand of WaOne. As usual, the imagery these two chose to paint is very surreal and dreamlike.

Kofie x The Mac mural in Los Angeles

Street Art // Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Back in January (Yes, we know that is sooooo long ago), the talents of Kofie and The Mac combined forces to upgrade the front exterior of the Soze Gallery in Los Angeles. The Mac took care of the hand holding the pen while Kofie painted the geometrical background patterns. The two have collaborated several times over the years and it’s a winning combination every time.

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