New York street art: Chelsea to Bushwick

Juxtapoz // Monday, December 20, 2010
While in Chelsea and Bushwick yesterday I took a few photos. Comme Des Garcons on 10th as always had a full wall, and still strictly enforce their "no in store photography" policy, cool spot though. Bushwick had a little of everything , even finding an old Faile piece and some "wild things"... 

BLU to release DVD of animations, timelapses

Street Art // Saturday, November 27, 2010
This was a bit of good news this morning: one of the best animation and timelapse artists working today, BLU, will be releasing a DVD of said animations and timelapses in the coming days or months. (We can't confirm, so we just should just say "Coming Soon . . . "). See some of BLU's greatest hits after the jump . . .

Feature: Blek le Rat interviews HUSH

Juxtapoz // Thursday, November 18, 2010
  In conjunction with (and presented by)  White Walls Gallery of San Francisco, HUSH’s New York City exhibition Found opens tomorrow, November 19 in NYC at Angel Orensanz Foundation For Contemporary Art. In honor, we had legendary street artist Blek le Rat ask HUSH a few questions in regards to his 25 new mixed-media works and installation he will be presenting. Interview after the jump . . .

Ericailcane piece pops up on beach in Bolinas, California

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, November 16, 2010
We just saw these pictures as we were about to wrap up the day. Looks like Italian artist and muralist, Ericailcane, who has been in the San Francisco area for his solo show, "We Were Living In the Woods," at FIFTY24SF, made it up north to Bolinas, California to paint on the iconic walls on the beach. More pictures after the jump . . .

Feature: Interview with Alec Monopoly

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, November 16, 2010
Our NYC correspondent, Brock Fetch, sat down with artist Alec Monopoly last Thursday as Alec's first NYC gallery show was taking place without him. Alec has spent the last month in New York creating pieces for the show and avoiding NY Vandal-Squad. Full interview after the jump.

Speaking of Blu, a new mural pops up in Rennes, France

Street Art // Thursday, November 11, 2010
After spending an earlier post this morning endorsing Italian artist Blu as the leading force in a new wave of a street work, we just saw that he completed a new mural in Rennes, France. More pictures after the jump . . .

MOCA's "Art In the Streets" gets a book, becomes more real

Street Art // Thursday, November 11, 2010
So now it has a book. The show everyone will be talking about from now to the end of 2011, the MOCA's Art in the Streets, now has a book cover for the art world to start thinking about. San Francisco's vey own Barry "Twist" McGee is on the cover, rightly and properly so. What else do we know?

Feature: An Interview and Opening with FAILE

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, November 09, 2010
Last week at Perry Rubenstein Gallery in NYC, Brooklyn's Faile opened up a new solo exhibition, Bedtime Stories. It had been a long time since we had spoke with street art turned gallery instituition, Faile, and we sent our NYC correspondent, Brock Fetch to speak with the duo and see what how the new work has evolved . . .

A Refuge of Art: Video Tour of FAME Fest Monastery x Look Back at Each Artist's Murals

Juxtapoz // Thursday, October 14, 2010
Whether you’re religious or not, there remains a special sort of serenity and mysticism within a monastery – especially when its an ancient abandoned one in Southern Italy. This monastery is one of the most fascinating uncurated public art spaces, which serves as the epicenter of FAME Fest.

Introducing Quel Beast, Street Artist out of Brooklyn

Juxtapoz // Thursday, August 26, 2010
Quel Beast is a street artist based in Brooklyn, NY. He said in a recent interview that his name, Quel Beast, comes from the movie Breakfast at Tiffany's where Audrey Hepburn states, "He’s sweet when he isn’t drunk, but let him start lapping up the vino and, oh golly, quel beast!”

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