Kansas City Library Parking Garage Turned Into Gigantic Books

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, July 10, 2012
Maybe if we make the books really huge, like two stories huge, that will get people to read more often? While some people are descending upon Kansas City, Kansas for the Major League Baseball game tonight, Tuesday, July 10, we are focusing on the fantastic Kansas City Library District in Kansas City, Missouri, that has transformed a downtown parking garage into a public art piece that resembles gigantic books stacked in the neighborhood.

Lady Aiko paints Bowery Mural Wall

Street Art // Monday, July 09, 2012
Japanese born, Brooklyn-based artist, Lady Aiko, will become the first women to paint the famed Bowery and Houston mural wall that has seen the talents of artists such as Keith Haring, Barry Mcgee, Os Gemeos, Faile, and more. The artist began working on the wall yesterday and will continue through the week. More process and completed photos to come.

Phlegm x Know Hope

Street Art // Monday, July 09, 2012
Sheffield-based artist, Phlegm, is currently in New York where he stumbled on a Know Hope piece and decided it needed a helping hand.  The artist painted one of his signature characters, complementing the other piece perfectly.

Lush on "Street Art"

Street Art // Monday, July 09, 2012
When the word “street art” is spoken, Lush imagines a purple speedo wearing, green mohawed rollerblader painting a rainbow.   We would love to see said “Street artist” in action, anywhere.

New David Choe Mural in Hawaii

Street Art // Monday, July 09, 2012
David Choe has remained quiet and under the radar since he made national headlines when his Facebook stock was estimate to bed worth approximately $200 million.  The artist just finished a new mural on the island of Hawaii in his classic "dirty style”, which includes an abnormal teenage mutant ninja turtle and octopus head garment.

Creative Native

Street Art // Sunday, July 08, 2012
It’s not very often you see a skillfully painted portrait of a Native American wearing sunglasses on the side of a freight train car.

"The Four Seasons" by Philip Haas

Street Art // Saturday, July 07, 2012
Four 15-foot-high fiberglass sculptures representing the four seasons currently occupy the garden of the Dulwich Picture Gallery in London.  The sculptures were created by artist and filmmaker, Philip Hass, who was inspired by Giuseppe Arcimboldo’s Renaissance paintings of the four seasons, comprising Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter.  They are creepy, peculiar, and very well done.

NEw Xuan Alyfe Murals

Street Art // Friday, July 06, 2012
It’s been a while since we have posted new work from Spanish artist, Xuan Alyfe.  The artists often flattened perspective, geometrical shapes and dream-like surrealism continues to intrigue us.  We can’t compare Alyfe’s murals to other work being created outdoors right now, an important factor in our attraction to what he is doing.

"How I Roll" by Paola Pivi

Street Art // Friday, July 06, 2012
A six-seat airplane will continue to roll in a circular motion 24 hours a day until August 26th, 2012 in Central Park.  Alaskan-based artist, Paola Pivi, created this site-specific installation with the help of New York’s public art fund.  “How I Roll” is part of a series of sculptures Pivi has created from large machinery, making them move and function in ways not originally intended.

"Prisoner of the Sea Part 2" by Sat One

Street Art // Friday, July 06, 2012
While visiting Bulgaria, Munich-based artist, Sat One, was invited to paint a tower in the port of Varna.  The artist’s abstract painting of deconstructed ships seems appropriate for the location and the final product is magnificent.


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