Tag Archives: New York

New York: New Banksy invasion

We are always excited to see new works by elusive artist Banksy. He’s back to the streets of New York with a new stencil, featuring a rat running in a clock turned wheel, reminiscent of the incessant rat race. It … Continue reading

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Video Teaser : JR – Les Bosquets @Tribeca Festival

French artist JR will be presenting his latest movie “Les Bosquets“, on a music by Hans Zimmer, Pharrell Williams and Woodkid, as a world premiere at the NY Tribeca Film Festival in April. Inspired by Portraits of a Generation (2005), where he shot … Continue reading

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NY streets: Tek33

Walking through the streets of New York, UK based artist Tek33 has been particularly prolific as his signature trident can be seen everywhere, on stickers, shutters and even rooftops.   

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NY Opening : Michael Murphy – “Look” @ Gallery Nine 5

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Studio Visits: Skewville

See the coverage on Arrested Motion. The twin brothers Ad Deville and Droo who make up Skewville first came to prominence around 1999, when their wooden sneakers became an ubiquitous sight hanging from New York power lines. They have continued to push … Continue reading

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Streets: Skewville – You’r in my hood now!

Buschwick (NY) residents woke up recently to a massive 100ft mural across four buildings stating “You’r in my hood now!” by Skewville. Now you know. And the work is uncomissioned.

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Streets: ESPO Love Letter to Brooklyn

Philadelphia artist Stephen Powers (ESPO) and his team have been putting the finishing touches on “Love Letter to Brooklyn” they painted on a Macy’s parking garage in downtown Brooklyn. The project was partially designed by Powers before it was painted … Continue reading

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New York: VICE Full Frontal Party with Rick Ross

Vice Magazine threw a hell of a party at 1 Hanson place in Brooklyn to celebrate the launch of their web counterpart Vice.com.                   With flowing free drinks and live performance acts, in true VICE … Continue reading

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New York: Garage Magazine Launch

When art meets fashion… To celebrate the first issue of Garage Magazine by Dasha Zhukova, a special ice cream van has been touring the Meatpacking district and NY Fashion shows.    One of the three magazine covers features a strategically … Continue reading

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Beyond the Street NY Book Launch and Video

The last ever show at Deitch celebrated the book launch of “Beyond The Street”, featuring the 100 leading figures of Urban Art. An impressive list of contributors flew from all over the world to attend in person.   A fantastic atmosphere where … Continue reading

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Swoon on the East River State Park

  For its inaugural Williamsburg Waterfront Sculpture Exhibition, the Urban Art Projects invited Brooklyn artists and writers to select eight local sculptors (Ursula Clarke, Rob De Oude, Sarah Fonzi, Yasmin Gur, Nathan Slate Joseph, Howard Kalish and Wu Ming Littlefish … Continue reading

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Obey Pop Up store

Coinciding with Shepard’s show at Deitch Projects in May OBEY Clothing has opened a pop-up shop in Manhattan until May 16th. The store features an extensive range of the OBEY line and many surprises like limited edition prints. LOCATION:151 Orchard StreetNew York, … Continue reading

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Mr. Brainwash presents ICONS REMIX

While in NYC,  Butterfly met up with Thierry Guetta aka Mr. Brainwash in the preparation of the second instaltment of his ICONS Show, entitled ICONS REMIX, opening on 9th May Here are some exclusive pictures: ICONS REMIX415 West 13th StreetNY … Continue reading

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