Monthly Archives: April 2010

White Canvas Project – The Movie

Video: Mutate Britain support The Robin Hood Tax

Mutate Britain has had it’s own touch of “Hollywood” recently with – Bill Nighy and Tom Felton venturing down to see the street exhibition they put together in support of the Robin Hood Tax campaign. Dr d, Dotmasters, Teddy Baden, David Walker, kennardphillipps, Carrie Reichardt, Peter Dunne and War Boutique all presented work relating to […]

White Canvas Project – The Movie

Book review: Stickerbomb 2

Sticker bomb 2 has an innovative notion towards public art. Not only is the concept of designing stickers nostalgic but also a brilliant way to get the viewer to become part of the decision-making process. Each sticker represents an idea, a thought and/or an emotion created by the artist. The viewer then obtains the personal […]

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ROA paints the streets of Brick Lane + solo show at Pure Evil 2nd May

ROA’s eagerly anticipated UK solo debut opens in London this spring to exhibit his unique portrayal of large scale urban wildlife, disquietly cohabiting city streets, hand painted in his distinctive black and white style. More information on the Pure Evil site. RJ from Vandalog has also put this great first look over on Babelgum. He’s […]

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Banksy “Exit Through The Gift Shop” LA premiere re-cap

Bobby Hundreds recaps last night’s “Exit Through the Giftshop” premiere that took place at the historic Los Angeles Theatre “As you may have come to expect from street art’s most celebrated figurehead, it was all hoopla, pizzazz, and paparazzi around the city block as showtime neared. And inside, voluptuous girls pouring out of flapper dresses, […]

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Banksy heist in LA

As you may have already heard, the Banksy piece on LaBrea was removed yesterday morning. Jet Set Graffiti provides the complete story, as well as the above video exclusive. “On the morning of April 13th, 2010, Ace Gallery owner Doug Christmas organized the removal of a Banksy painting from it’s installation location at 410 S. […]

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Upfest 2010

Upfest ’10 will be held 5 and 6 June 2010 at the Tobacco Factory (Raleigh Road, Bristol, BS3 1TF). Nearly 200 artists will paint live at the free event, which will also feature two stages of live urban music. This year’s MashUP theme will be at play in the art through collaborative pieces being produced by the international crowd […]