Converse x Juxtapoz: Wall To Wall Brooklyn featuring Jersey Joe

Juxtapoz // Thursday, February 21, 2013
Over the past year, Juxtapoz and Converse have teamed on a unique project, Wall to Wall, where we invite an artist in a city in North America to create a semi-permanent mural based around the artist's interpretation of the iconic Converse star. Today, we look back on the mural created in Brooklyn, our second there, by former Juxtapoz feature artist Jersey Joe. The piece was featured on the back of our January 2013 issue.

Roids x Madsteez in Hawaii

Street Art // Thursday, February 21, 2013
Approved by a rainbow! Over the last week, a number of walls in Hawaii have been rejuvenated with new layers of paint from artists around the globe participating in the Pow Wow event. A colorful collaboration wall between California-based artist, Madsteez, and London-based graffiti artist, Roids, turned out nicely and this photo opportunity with a rainbow in the background makes for a great final touch.

Moneyless in Rome, Italy

Street Art // Thursday, February 21, 2013
Two new geometrical pieces under an overpass in Rome, Italy by Moneyless.

Banksy Stencil Chiselled off the Wall for Auction

Juxtapoz // Thursday, February 21, 2013
Last year, we showed you a Banksy mural from the time around teh Queen's Jubilee, ridiculing child labor under the her reign. Well, the piece has been chiseled from its original location in London and is now up for Auction in Miami. Valued between $500,000 and $700,000, the extraction of the piece has angered the local community who were proud to have it on their streets.

New Bast posters around Brooklyn

Street Art // Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Various designed posters from Brooklyn artist, Bast, have been popping up in different neighborhoods of New York. Many of these new pieces are highly abstract and display a series of new unique imagery from the artist. Most common are the manipulated faces which we favor most!

Portrait of Tame Iti by Askew

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.

How Nosm: Giant Mural in San Francisco's Tenderloin

Street Art // Wednesday, February 20, 2013
We have been lucky over the past few years to catch NYC-based How Nosm painting murals around the world, most recently in Norway for Nuart this past Fall. The duo was just in our hometown this past week, San Francisco, to paint a fantastic multi-portioned mural in the Tenderloin district of the city. The wall was made possible in conjunction with Rogue Projects and White Walls, with paint by Montana.

Juxtapoz @ POW WOW Hawaii, Part 2

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, February 20, 2013
POW WOW Hawai'i wrapped up with a block party at Lana Lane studios and live painting by featured artists, who ritualistically bombed a white wall for a huge audience of visitors, locals, and flashing cameras. After a week of painting enormous murals non-stop, the crew was in full party mode.

10,000 Helmets Represent Frustration and Rage at the Italian Government

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Complimented by an unrelated 2010 statue of a crude hand gesture, the 10,000 helmets in front of the Milan Stock Exchange represent the number of jobs lost in 2012. The public display of frustration, rage, and disappointment in the Italian government is the work of thousands of workers from all levels of industry from Architects to laborers.

Issac Lin for the "The Alley Cat Project"

Street Art // Tuesday, February 19, 2013
In part of a public art project entitled “The Alley Cat Project”, Philadelphia-based artist, Issac Lin, created the following pieces that were installed in East Austin, TX alley. Organized by MASS Gallery, 12 site-specific artworks will be created and placed in various alleys over the next year in Austin’s older neighborhoods.

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