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London: Walls And Frames Book Launch


The latest book by Gestalten, Walls & Frames, edited by Maximiliano Ruiz focuses on emerging international street artists and documents how they are transitioning from street to galleries, using innovative tools and techniques that are shaping a new direction of contemporary art. Featuring interviews with the artists and colourful pictures of their studio artworks, curator Maximilian Ruiz reveals a wealth of informative insights about their working methods, context and perspectives involved in this energetic and inspiring scene.

Within its 272 colorful pages, Walls and Frames dedicates double pages spread with current work by Aaron Noble, AJ Fosik, Alexandre Farto aka Vhils, Alexandros Vasmoulakis, Alëxone Dizac, Amose, Andrew McAttee, Anthony Lister, Antony Micallef, Axel Void, Basco-Vazko, Base 23, Ben Frost, Blek le Rat, Bom-K, Boris Hoppek, Boxi, C215, Cekis, Conor Harrington, D*Face, Dan Witz, Daniel Muñoz aka San, Dave Kinsey, Der, Dixon, Docteur Gecko, Doze Green, Dran, Duncan Jago aka Mr. Jago, Eine, Ekundayo, El Mac, Evan Roth, Evol, Faile, Faith 47, Fefe Talavera, Gaia, George Morton-Clark, Herakut, Herbert Baglione, Interesni Kazki, Jaybo, Jeff Soto, Jeremy Fish, Jesse Hazelip, Johnny “KMNDZ” Rodriguez, Joram Roukes, Jorge Rodriguez Gerada, Josh Keyes, JR, Judith Supine, Katrin Fridriks, Kevin Cyr, Kofie, L’Atlas, Lightgraff, Logan Hicks, Ludo, M-City, Mark Jenkins, Mark Whalen aka Kill Pixie, Maya Hayuk, Medo & Demência, Meggs, Miss Bugs, Miss Van, Morten Andersen aka M2theA, Mr. Kern, Mudwig, Nicholas Di Genova, Okuda, Patrick Evoke, Paul Insect, Pedro Matos, Peter Owen, Pose, Pure Evil, Remed, Remi/Roughe, René Almanza, Retna, Ripo, Ródez, Sam3, Sat One, Shepard Fairey, Sixe, Smash 137, Sowat, Sten & Lex, Stephan Doitschinoff, Tec, Tilt, Troy Lovegates aka Other, Turf One, Vitché;, Wendell McShine, Will Barras, and Zosen.

German artist EVOL, currently showing at POW is adorning the front cover of the book.
To celebrate the international release, some featured artists have created original handmade color sleeves, which are for sale during the launch parties in London and Berlin.

Walls and Frames Book Launch

The author and some of the artists like Miss Van, Will Barras, George Morton-Clark, Pure Evil were present at the London release party at POW to happily sign regular copies of Walls and Frames.

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More pics about the London launch party here

Next launch party is taking place in Berlin on Thursday 15 December at Gestalten Space [Sophienstrasse 21, Berlin]

More info about the book and some examples of the originals created by the participating artists can be found here


Opening: Stolenspace Summer Group Show 2011

This July sees the annual Summer Group show at StolenSpace with represented artists as well as a few new names to the roster, showcasing all brand new works in varied media and size.

Featured artists: Arth Daniels, Chloe Early, D*Face, David Bray, Eelus, EINE, Falk Jensen, Hellovon, Jake Wood Evans, James Mylne, Josie Morway, Meryl Donoghue, Mysterious Al, Oliver Vernon, Ronzo, Rose Sanderson, Roxanne Jackson, Rico, Ripo, Shepard Fairey, Sylvia Ji, Toshikazu Nozaka, Viktor Vauthier, Word To Mother.

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Chloe Early                       Sylvia Ji                             Arth Daniel

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Photos from the opening HERE

Summer Group Show
08.07.11 – 31.07.11

Stolenspace -Never Judge

The art of book with Pinguin.

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Wild Fantasies – A decade of Don’t Panic Posters

Starting in London in 2000, Don’t Panic packs became increasingly popular not only for their arts and culture information, but also for their highly collectable Posters.
Distributed in many cities hot spots, it provided a launch pad for emerging and established artists like Andrew Rae, Banksy, Pentagram, Lucy McLauchlan,  Eine, Elliot Thoburn, Paul Insect, David Shrigley, Jon Burgerman, Stanley Donwood and many more.

Curated by Leon Martyn, ‘Wild Fantasies’ features an exhibition of 50 of the most important Posters distributed through the Don’t Panic packs.  

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Shepard Fairey – “May Day” Exhibition at Deitch – NYC

Shepard with Debbie Harry

In conjunction with public and private mural works by Shepard Fairey throughout Manhattan and Williamsburg, ‘May Day’ is  the final exhibition before Deitch Projects closes it’s doors, showcasing significant new works by Shepard Fairey. The opening on May 1st attracted an evergrowing and diverse crowd outside as well as inside the gallery until the late evening.

May 01, 2010 — May 29, 2010
Deitch Projects
18 Wooster Street
New York, NY

Jeffrey Deitch in a pink suit

Music Mogul & Def Jam Co-Founder Russell Simmons

Academy Award Producer Brian Grazer

Rapper Rick Ross

Photographer Delphine and gallerist Jonathan LeVine

Blade and Lee Quinones

View the full set of pictures from the event by  Butterfly