Video: Kaws's "Companion" Debuts tomorrow at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Street Art // Wednesday, November 21, 2012
The 86th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade along New York’s Central Park goes down tomorrow, meaning plenty of massive balloon characters, custom floats, marching bands, and all things visually and musically loud. This will be the first time since Keith Haring that an artist who began his career in graffiti has contributed to the parade. Brian Donnelly aka Kaws, will have his signature character “Companion” floating high above in the balloon line-up, a unique opportunity for any artist.

NUART 2012 : SHOWTIME Video

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Juxtapoz was lucky enough to once again attend the annual Nuart Festival in Stavanger, Norway this past September and October, and the installations have now finally closed. But, the organizers have just released the documentary around the making of Nuart 2012, capturing the behind-the-scenes moments of preparation, process, and personality that went into this year's festuval. Watch after the jump . . .

C215's "Orgullecida" in Barcelona

Street Art // Tuesday, November 20, 2012
Very few artists create public work using stencils as well as and with such detail as Parisian artist, C215. His vibrant multilayered characters and kittens have been a favorite of ours for some time. The Montana Gallery in Barcelona will be hosting a solo exhibition featuring the artist entitled  "Orgullecida." The shows opening reception will be Wednesday, December 12, 2012 and will run through February 2, 2012.  ging.

"Our utopia is their future" mural by Inti

Street Art // Tuesday, November 20, 2012
This towering brightly painted mural in Paris, is brought to you by Chilean artist, Inti. Great colors on this one.

Split Personality by Other

Street Art // Tuesday, November 20, 2012
Wonderful image of a splitting head created with paint sticks by Canadian artist, Other. The quote “What we are told, what we are taught, what we become” accompanies the work.

New murals by Dhear One

Street Art // Tuesday, November 20, 2012
Mexico City-based painter and muralist, Dhear One, has shareda few new recent works and we believe they are deserving of your eyeballs attention, at the least.  His surreal imagery and apparent talent caught our eyes instantly.

"Choose to be happy" by Pasta Oner

Street Art // Monday, November 19, 2012
Inspired by Michelangelo's fresco in the Sistine Chapel, Prague-based artist, Pasta Oner, created his own rendition of the “divine touch.”  This piece was created in conjunction with the Stuck in the City project that included artists from various backgrounds from around the globe.

Bom.k x Lilwenn Mural in London

Street Art // Monday, November 19, 2012
French muralists, Lilwenn and Bom. K of the DMV crew, combined efforts in painting an array of images resembling two heads. The mural was painted on the side of a building in East London.

"Gentrificacion" by Escif

Street Art // Monday, November 19, 2012
Gentrification has been an ever-present topic for people living in major U.S. cities, often attributed with a negative connotation. Escif painted his interpretation of the “population migration” in his hometown of Valencia, Spain. Brilliant!

Jade Back At It

Juxtapoz // Monday, November 19, 2012
Peruvian muralist, Jade, is back again with another new mural in Lima, Peru. The artist painted a character popping out of some green liquid with colorful pennants flags above. Apparently, this location will be the home of a friends new business.

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