Matteo Mezzadri’s In-Studio Cities

Photography // Monday, February 23, 2015
In his series “Le Città Minime”, Italian photographer Matteo Mezzadri builds large-scale cityscapes in his studio using bricks as his building blocks. Though the bricks themselves are representational of city skyscrapers, Mezzadri uses his eye for lighting and camera positioning to breathe new life into his constructions.

Smart Clean Train

Graffiti // Monday, February 23, 2015
In 2007 Smart not only color matched this clean train in Italy but rocked a serious stylin’ burner as well.

Hour cluster bombs...

Graffiti // Monday, February 23, 2015
One here, one there, hey why not one everywhere. No surface left behind. Everything received a little love from Hour in this lot.

Smash

Graffiti // Monday, February 23, 2015
This short gondola car got the special treatment from Smash and is now a vibrant looking piece of rolling metal.

Kadism hands

Graffiti // Monday, February 23, 2015
In Philadelphia wicked tags reign supreme and Kadism has been putting it down since the ‘80s with finesse. 

Classic Zephyr in action

Graffiti // Monday, February 23, 2015
In this classic photograph, New York graffiti legend Zephyr gives an already abused MTA train a fresh new coat color.

video: Utah and Ether - Ride

Graffiti // Sunday, February 22, 2015
In this clip Utah and Ether do what they do best and spray a clean train somewhere overseas. But that's not all. They also attached several metal shapes to the train while they were painting and then removed them to attach them to a larger metal canvas. Apparently they've done this several times and we can't wait to see what the finished product looks like.

video: Silk and Mavel Underground

Graffiti // Saturday, February 21, 2015
Minnesota writers Silk and Mavel escape the snowy grounds of the Twin Cities and lay down some pieces in a storm drain tunnel.

Scene Report: Los Angeles

Graffiti // Friday, February 20, 2015
Each week we feature updates on current graffiti scenes in a number of major U.S. cities with the help of a few select photographers. Walter Yetman aka The Harsh Truth Of The Camera Eye delivers this week’s Los Angeles Scene Report.

video: Five Piece Theory Episode 1 Home BTR

Graffiti // Friday, February 20, 2015
The bulk of graffiti videos out there are just poorly done except a few that surface from time to time like this one from Five Piece Theory focusing on the work of Baer BTR.

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