Hi! My name’s Jack and my uncle runs this website. I went to London today to meet my Uncle Mark with my brothers and sister and Mum. I’m on half term and I have some homework to do for school during the break. My teacher said: “Keep your eyes open for different types of street […]
Last Thursday saw the opening of the breakout solo exhibition by John Dolan at Howard Griffin Gallery.
You may have seen an artist at work at the bottom of Shoreditch High St, opposite Tesco in the past few years?
[imagebrowser id=2] I headed down to Hearn Street in London’s East End tonight to visit the private view of the “Urban Masters’ exhibition at Factory 7 with my friend from work who is part of Da Mental Vaporz. He had tipped me off that his friends from DMV were coming over from France for this […]
These Instagram updates are going well so far, here’s a roundup of some of the best submissions over the last day. Keep them coming by tagging your photos with #ukstreetartI
Finally got the cron working, here’s the first of our roundups for your Instagram photos tagged with #ukstreetart. Thanks for the submissions.
It’s time to celebrate the one year anniversary of Unit44 in Newcastle as they look back on a year’s worth of top shows. To celebrate, this Thursday sees the guys throw a show at the usual space with artwork from Eelus, Prefab77, Stormie Mills, Remi Rough, SheOne, Mr Penfold, C215, Darren Henderson, & Hush. They […]
“A bird is a creature of flight. It can symbolise freedom. Belgium artist Roa came to Shoreditch, an inner city area of London, which has been home to waves of immigrants over the years, and painted an astonishing bird in about 8 hours in April of 2010. Six Oranges filmed this feat as part of […]
Julia from the Premises Studios dropped us a line earlier to let us know that the campaign was a success and the rabbit by ROA has been saved: “Hackney Council have officially withdrawn their threat to remove the painting of a giant rabbit on the side of The Premises Studios. More than two thousand people […]
We’re big fans of ROA here at UKSA so when we heard that Hackney council think that the rabbit on the side of The Premises Studios on Hackney Road is “a blight on the local environment and detrimental to the amenity of the area” we were thinking, what on earth are they on about? Are […]
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 […]