Juxtapoz // Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Askew One recently sent over images of his new outdoor tribute piece that he painted of the great Ralph Hotere in Kingsland. He told us 'Ralph Hotere had was an extremely influential and important figure in New Zealand's art history, but was also really loved for his generosity of spirit. When we put the word out that were keen to make this tribute happen, so many good people came on board to ensure that it did.'
Street Art // Wednesday, February 20, 2013
In part of the Pow Wow event in Hawaii, New Zealand-based artist, Askew, painted this large portrait of Tame Ito; a controversial character known for his activism in support of the ingenious people of New Zealand. He has also had a handful of legal issues with the law, including doing some significant time due to weapon charges.
Graffiti // Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Another great tribute in honor of Nekst by New Zealand’s Askew.
Graffiti // Thursday, February 07, 2013
Askew is setting the bar real high on this piece with an awesome color scheme.
Graffiti // Tuesday, February 05, 2013
Askew on the side of a small building where it looks lush and tropical.
Graffiti // Monday, December 24, 2012
Today we dedicate all of our graffiti posts to the various artists paying tribute to Nekst. We are sure there will be many, many more, as Nekst has had a large impact on the graffiti community. These are a few that have already popped up over the weekend. RIP NEKST.
Graffiti // Sunday, November 25, 2012
New Zealand’s Askew outdid himself with this new wall representing his three crews GBAK(Gbakillers), MSK(Madsociety), and TMD(Themostdef).
Street Art // Thursday, November 01, 2012
Askew alongside Deus and Ryze took on the awkward canvas of painting a mural on a staircase for the Auckland Art Week 2012 in Auckland, New Zealand. Their collaborative piece entitled “Mid City Thinking” is a portrait of a woman with a number of effects and designs in her hair, along with some decrative additions to the rest of the stairs.
Graffiti // Tuesday, September 04, 2012
Graffiti can be a resourceful tool in promoting someone half away around the world by simply painting their name on the side of a train. Akew gives Rime a new look we are not used to.
Juxtapoz // Monday, August 20, 2012
Dabs Myla's big Marvelous Expeditions show is coming up on Sat, Sept. 1st at Thinkspace. The duo have put together a fun lil' set of questions combining some of the favorite questions they've been asked over the past few years as well as a few show specific travel related questions to spice things up. Today, they talk to Askew.