Juxtapoz // Tuesday, March 06, 2012
As we are currently working on a little something with NYC-based Steve Powers, "ESPO" for some of you at home, we just saw that he designed the cover of the new issue of New York Magazine. The special "Best of New York 2012" features a bit of Powers' sign work as well as his signature letter style.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, March 01, 2012
Vacated from his “Livingston Street Market” show location that also served as home base for the “Love Letter to Brooklyn” project, Steven Powers left behind some signage at the empty showroom. We have something cooking with Mr. Powers at the moment... more to follow...
Juxtapoz // Friday, February 24, 2012
Scheduled to be release Spring 2012, A Love Letter For You is a film documenting Steven “Espo” Powers as he returns to his hometown of Philadelphia to paint on 50 rooftops along the market train line. The film also works with a fictional narrative about a young writer fresh out of prison on a quest to win back the love and attention of his ex-girlfriend. A collaborative film written and produced by Steven Powers, and Directed by Joey Garfield.
Juxtapoz // Monday, November 14, 2011
On Saturday November 19th at 3pm, Todd "Reas" James and Steve "Espo" Powers are having a show celebrating the end of phase 1 of Love Letter To Brooklyn, and showing off a large amount of artwork from the Street Market neighborhood of the MOCA's Art In the Streets exhibition.
Juxtapoz // Friday, September 16, 2011
Here are some new images of what Steve Powers (aka ESPO) has been up to in Brooklyn for his Love Letter To Brooklyn project. As always, Powers bring his best and will be upgrading the visual landscape of Brooklyn permanently.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, September 13, 2011
We just got a few images from Steve Powers (aka ESPO) and Dave Villorente and Powers' new Love Letter To Brooklyn project. If you remember how impressive Powers' last Love Letter project in Philadelphia was, a lot of people are looking forward to seeing how the Brooklyn portion comes together.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, August 09, 2011
Consistently serving his audiences with witty punch lines, the prolific artist, Steve Powers collaborated with The Worlds Best Ever to bring you the following set of 4 beer cozies. “I dont like drinking, I just like pissing.” Still summer...
Street Art // Monday, August 08, 2011
Consistently serving his audiences with witty punch lines, the prolific artist, Steve Powers collaborated with The Worlds Best Ever to bring you the following set of 4 beer cozies. “I dont like drinking, I just like pissing.”
Juxtapoz // Friday, July 15, 2011
That could mean ESPO to you and some. Stephen Powers was commissioned by Ogilvy & Mather New York and Joshua Liner Gallery to create murals that reinterpret the words and quotes of agency founder David Ogilvy. This video sort of sums up what Powers is all about, his reasons, body of work, and his love of sign-painting.
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.