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Arte callejero. Productora Mutante. Street art. DALeast’s Unraveling Street Art. Chinese street artist DALeast studied sculpture at the Institute of Fine Arts and began doing art on public space at 2004 under the alias DAL.

DALeast’s Unraveling Street Art

He is inspired by the way the material world revolves, how the spiritual world unfolds, life’s emotions and the infinite space around us. His massive murals resemble thousands of strands of yarn or thread that are continuously unraveling and coming together to create incredible sweeping imagery. (via) A Public Art Project Symbolically Reverses Detroit's 'White Flight' - Culture. The late artist Mike Kelley spent most of his career working in Los Angeles, but his origins lie in Westland, Michigan, a working-class town 16 miles outside Detroit.

A Public Art Project Symbolically Reverses Detroit's 'White Flight' - Culture

One of his final works before his suicide in January reconnects with those roots using a replica of the classic ranch-style home he grew up in in the 1950s. The public art piece, called "Mobile Homestead," toured through Detroit and surrounding towns on a flatbed truck to demonstrate a symbolic reversal of the "white flight" from a struggling city to its suburbs. The project began in 2005 when Artangel, a British organization that produces site-specific art, asked Kelley to create its first project in the United States. Kelley responded with the idea of transporting a model of his childhood home from downtown Detroit to his real-life home in the suburbs, then back again. Es Baluard Museo de Arte Moderno y Contemporáneo de Palma. 13) - dOCUMENTA (13) September 16, 2012 marked the final day of the dOCUMENTA (13) exhibition.

After 100 days open to the public the total number of visitors in Kassel was 905,000, amounting to 110,000 additional visitors or a 14% increase from the previous edition of documenta in 2007. An additional 27,000 people visited the dOCUMENTA(13) exhibition held in Kabul from June 20 to July 19, 2012, bringing the total number of visitors to 887,000. An exhibition is an unfolding organism, like a vegetable bud. It comes from intuitions, then it forms an instinct, then an opinion, then a knowledge; like a plant—which contains in itself many other living entities—it has roots, buds and fruit.

A R T E A N D O. CHILE ESTYLE. HISTORIA DEL STREET ART CHILENO. Www.dardonews.com. Artweeters = Contemporary Art + Social Media. Lessons - A01: Illustrated Glossary of Drawing Words and Terms. Street art. Street art in Poland. Art de rue: entre peinture 3D et effet d’optique (35 photos) The Google Street View Car Is a Repressed Artist. Browser not supported. Bodies in Urban Spaces. People of urban spaces, keep a lookout for mysterious figures in brightly coloured hoodies occupying corners you never knew your city had.

Bodies in Urban Spaces

We spoke to art director Willi Dorner who has been arranging faceless people in public places for seven years now. What is Bodies in Urban Spaces? BIUS started as a photo-project in July 2004. A French Hotel Room Half Covered in Graffiti. Internationally recognized graffiti artist Tilt has just completed this eye-popping interior design work for the Au Vieux Panier hotel in Marseille, France.

A French Hotel Room Half Covered in Graffiti

The hotel has just five rooms that are annually reconceptualized by commissioned artists and designers, somewhat similar to NYC’s Carlton Arms. For this space entitled Panic Room (which might aptly describe your mental state after a few nights in this Willy Wonkaesque environment) Tilt divided the room perfectly down the middle, one half covered entirely in his trademark vibrant and bubbly graffiti and the other half left stark white.

See a sneak peek of all five concepts at Au Vieux Panier, including a room by Philippe Baudelocque who draws fantastic illustrations of animals using chalk. All in all, if I were checking in, Panic Room would be the clear choice. Photography above by the Big Addict. Corazón-street art. Banksy. Global Street Art. STREET ART. STREETS OF BEIGE. Posts Tagged ‘skount’ Street Art. Jonone. Mist. Mode 2 TCA CTK 93MC/NTM - The Writers Bench. Street art. Grafitty. Sidewalk chalk guy. Street art. Banksy. El grafiti, esa "violencia urbana"#.T-FUNv12IiA.twitter#.T-FUNv12IiA.twitter#.T-FUNv12IiA.twitter. STREETSY. Hype and street art. Street art. The 50 Best Street Art Work Selected in 2011.

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The 50 Best Street Art Work Selected in 2011

Then have a look at these best selected street artists of the year. With one of the most authoritative resource… for 2011. Street art is an awesome way to represent anything which can be a type of visual art, many artists today have a keen interest in street art as it’s the most profound and it can be used to serve many purposes. Like in Wikipedia street art is usually refers to unsanctioned art, as opposed to government sponsored initiative. Anyways I love what has been done to the streets and it looks amazing in every sense. Stencil Graffiti.com. Mossgraffiti. The Urban Speaker: Call it Today - Culture. Street Art. ART DE RUE. Best Street Art of 2011. Mark Jenkins // Street Installations. Street art. Street art. Dessiner Paris, depuis le trottoir ou dans une rame de métro.

Street art. (ill)egal graffiti. Street Art. Banksy -The man, the myth, the legend. Yarn Bombing / Guerrilla Crochet – A Collection. The death of Banksy. Photo by eddiedangerous Can Banksy die?

The death of Banksy

I’ve got no doubt that the man who was writing the name Banksy on Bristol’s walls in the 1990′s can and will, at some point, die. That’s not what I’m wondering though. Keith Haring has been dead for more than 20 years, but you can still buy new products with his imagery. Street art. LA community group calls for thieves to return work done by Banksy during Oscars. By Amy Oliver Updated: 02:48 GMT, 23 March 2011 An original painting by elusive street artist Banksy is a serious investment.

LA community group calls for thieves to return work done by Banksy during Oscars

So serious some are using drastic - and even illegal - measures to obtain one. Sidewalk chalk guy. Curbs and Stoops. Please join us in supporting: Spray Paint: The Fine Art of Chor Boogie.

Curbs and Stoops

A Documentary by Sarah Fisher. Spray Paint will be a provocative documentary film that engages viewers by allowing them to witness first hand the unique techniques of renowned spraypaint artist, Chor Boogie. Skate peinture. Street Art. Street art. Street ART. Art. Paris Street Art. Artist Book Series + Daily Art & Design Blog. I couldn’t help but direct everyone to fellow public art loving blog Street Art Utopia as they have compiled a pretty decent list of the best street art of 2011.

Artist Book Series + Daily Art & Design Blog

If you are just getting into the wonderful world of pasting, spraying or making the streets a more creative place, this list is a great place to start (short of Wall and Piece). One of the best things about this genre is it’s diversity – you can decided what you find gimmicky/twee or meaningful and awe-inspiring. Best Street Art of 2011. Just some awesome street art. 20 awesome examples of street art. Banksy versus bristol museum. A few years ago i attended an uh-mazing banksy exhibition in downtown los angeles and have been eagerly awaiting the elusive graffiti artist's return. alas, mr. bansky choose instead to set up his latest wares in new york and bristol. on june 13th, banksy's largest exhibition entitled "banksy versus bristol museum" was unveiled at the bristol city museum. it features more than 100 of banksy's works mixed amongst the museum's permanent collection (including a mouse with a backpack tucked inside of a natural history case. someone, please send me a picture!

banksy versus bristol museum

Check out the mouse here. thanks, matt, more the picture!). On opening day, a line of eager fans snaked around the corner, waiting more than an hour for admission. 10 Street Artists You Should Know. 1.) Above With unpredictable weather conditions and improvised workspaces, street art isn't that easy to do. In fact, it's extremely difficult, and that's precisely why these artists deserve so much respect. Over the last couple of years, we've featured many great street artists here at theMET. All of them have different styles and approaches, but they all share one thing in common - their art has left us with a lasting impression.

Wooster Collective. Street artists see the city as their canvas. Photo: Allison SamuelsOne night in June, a young artist in cutoff jeans and paint-spattered Nike high-tops was walking down Kent Avenue in Williamsburg, a neighborhood in Brooklyn. In his hand, he carried one of the main tools of his trade: a bucket brimming with wallpaper adhesive. He planned to use the stuff to affix a giant copy of one of his linoleum-cut prints to a nearby building. Suddenly, up drives one of New York City’s finest, lights flashing and sirens blaring. “I told him I was going to my studio,” says the artist, who works under the pseudonym Gaia. Street art. Best Street Art of 2011 - StumbleUpon. Banksy. Activist Arts. Graffiti Is A FUN Crime. Street Art. Street Art, Graffiti, Urbanism. Impressive Graffiti by Shok 1.

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