Street Art // Friday, July 08, 2011
My Love For You website just released their first installment of a new podcast series interviewing Steven Powers. Mr. Powers discusses a range of topics from his new project “A Love Letter to Brooklyn, to why Shepard Fairey and Banksy’s work is unimpressive, or why important artists are those that give back to the community. An insightful and uncensored interview worth a listen.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, June 11, 2011
Along with New Bohemia Signs (we showed you the other day) and Jeff Canham, Steve Powers will be showing at Guerrero Gallery in San Francisco, starting tonight, June 11. The show focuses on the connections between contemporary sign painting and fine art.
Graffiti // Thursday, May 19, 2011
Here is a new short film that GEORGIA produced, celebrating Steven Powers' 100th "Daily Metaltation." This video documents his studio practice in preperation for his solo exhibition, Days, at V1 Gallery in Copenhagen, Denmark, that opened on May 5, 2011.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, May 04, 2011
Steve Powers taught us a lot at MOCA. Most of which we can't mention in digital print because of the kids. But what we can mention is that Steve "ESPO" Powers will have a solo exhibition, Days, at V1 Gallery in Copenhagen, Denmark, opening Friday, May 6.
Street Art // Monday, April 18, 2011
As we mentioned late last week, the major highlight, at least for us, at Art In the Streets was the Steve "Espo" Powers, Todd "Reas" James, and Barry McGee recreation and update of their seminal 2000 Street Market show at Deitch Projects. Take it in after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Monday, March 21, 2011
We say "if only" because if Todd "REAS" James and Steve "ESPO" Powers were going to take their slot at MOCA's "Art In the Streets" and do a musical version of the seminal cult graffiti film, "Style Wars," like they were Marina Abramovic performing for museum goers everyday, all day, that would be something to see. More after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Saturday, February 19, 2011
Steve "ESPO" Powers has a talent in delivery. Whether it is art, a book, or a film, the man can bring a message. That is why we were happy to watch his recent TED Talk in Philly for TEDxPhilly. ESPO speaks about the A Love Letter For You mural project, as well as how the concept is spreading to Brazil. Video after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, February 02, 2011
Our Contributing Editor, and also talented filmmaker, Joey Garfield, teamed with Stephen "ESPO" Powers to create A Love Letter For You, the official documentary film for ESPO's 2009 project with the City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program. And at last, we have a trailer for the film to show you. Watch it after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, October 13, 2010
The sometimes camera-shy Steve ESPO Powers (Juxtapoz #83) talks exclusively with Juxtapoz contributor Butterfly on-site in London as he works on new paintings during Moniker. Read More...
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, July 13, 2010
OFFSET2010, Ireland's premiere creative festival, returns to Dublin this October and with it, a stellar line-up including ESPO, Tomer Hanuka, Wooster Collective, George Lois, and many more. Learn first details.