Belly Kids are a new discovery for me and I thought I’d share the goods with you all.
Combining themes from both native and contemporary popular culture, Jack interprets traditional ideas of brotherhood within a modern context. Bromance depicts ‘dudes having a good time’.
On Thursday we headed down to Arch 402 in Hoxton to the Monorex 9th birthday celebrations which involved a live battle between 3 artists from London and 3 from The Czech Republic. Free Rum from Ray and Nephew and live screenprinting on both tees and totes supplemented what was a great turnout and it just […]
Phlegm, one of my favourite artists, is releasing a book on 1st June via his Big Cartel and if the cover is anything to go by, it’s going to be amazing! Set for release at 1pm, the book will gather together the collection of pen and ink illustrations that he’s based on the walls he’s […]
Secret Walls is back on it’s home-turf of London for a special one-off event bringing you a battle in a Secret East London venue for their big brother Monorex’s birthday! Secret Walls (formerly Secret Wars) is the World’s premier live art battle. Working in a similar way to Fight Club, Secret Walls battles are set […]
We’re happy to bring you the news of the launch of a brand new watch brand, LEAD Watches. LEAD stands for ‘Limited Edition Artist Designed’ and the name speaks for itself. It’s great to see a brand get involved with homegrown artists and for their launch, they’ve teamed up with four; Mr Penfold, Mila K, Rootz […]
Ohh Deer has been around for a while now, but since I’ve bought a couple of (great) products from them recently, I decided it was about time I introduced the brand.
Following on from Matt’s recent interview with AnyForty, we picked up this video of Numskull at work. Popping over to London from Sydney, he recently painted the same artwork as featured on his tshirt in the T-world The Australian Invasion Series. Late in May, Greg from VNA gave the AnyForty guys a heads up on […]
We sat down with UK Streetwear brand Anyforty’s head honcho Al Wardle to hear what the brand has been working on. UKSA: Anyforty have managed to commission some amazing street inspired artists for your ranges (Richt, Gorey, J3 Concepts, Zombiecorp) is the street art style something that heavily influences AnyForty? AW: I wouldn’t say AnyForty […]
As the newest addition to UKSA, I wanted to write a post to introduce myself and say a big thanks for the invite. With a background in design & illustration, I’m hoping to be able to contribute with interviews & features on the UK street art scene and crossovers that bleed into illustration, product design […]