Blek le Rat meets Banksy in the Mission. Photos De Street-art A Marseille. 53237747.jpg (Image JPEG, 1600x1071 pixels) Street art. Blek le Rat, the man who gave birth to Banksy - Times Online. Blek le Rat: This is not a Banksy - Features, Art. Now, with auction houses aflutter at the prospect of bagging a work by the elusive Bristolian, and Brad Pitt among those eagerly queuing to pay tens of thousands of pounds for a piece, even the most entrenched critics are being forced to re-evaluate their position on the subject of that formerly dirty word.
Late last year a grainy photo of a crouched figure in front of a wall filled news pages and news channels alike, below the headline: "Is This Banksy? " Such is the hype surrounding the shadow that creeps in the night, that Banksy – in his absence – has been crowned the Daddy of anti-Establishment street art. Yet, if Banksy is indeed the Daddy of politically-conscious graffiti, let me introduce the Godfather, Blek Le Rat.
The 56-year-old Frenchman was stencilling city walls while Banksy was getting to grips with crayons. Stencil Graffiti / Blek le rat - my vibe. Blek le Rat. Xavier Prou (Blek le Rat) at the gallery opening and book signing at the 941 Geary Gallery, San Francisco Blek le Rat, (pronounced: [blɛk lə ʁa]; born Xavier Prou, 1952) was one of the first graffiti artists in Paris, and has been described as the "Father of stencil graffiti". Early life Xavier Prou was born in Boulogne-Billancourt in the western suburbs of Paris in 1951 or 1952.
Early career and influence All sizes. Street art. Metanamorph. Graffiti in Brazil. Wanted "Drone" Poster Artist Discusses How He Punked the NYPD. 4704135_.jpg (Image JPEG, 12830x597 pixels) - Redimensionnée (11%) Massive Art Nouveau-Inspired Mural in Montreal. For 16 days straight, from dawn to dusk, five highly determined Montreal-based artists (who make up the artist run collective A'shop) worked on a graffiti mural of a Mother Nature-esque Madonna or a modern-day version of "Our Lady of Grace.
" Inspired by Czech Art Nouveau painter Alphonse Mucha, the crew created this breathtakingly beautiful five story mural using 500 cans of spray paint in over 50 different colors. “We been doing graffiti for a long time but this is our first large project involving the whole team,” Fluke of A'shop told The Montreal Gazette. Street art. Inside Out. Wooster Collective.
We declare the world as our canvas. Armamento Visual, MAAU. We declare the world as our canvas106 of the most beloved Street Art Photos - Year 2012. On Facebook.
More info. Hey and welcome to 2012 years collection from Street Art Utopia on Facebook! Click on a photo and you make it bigger and can post a comment on it. More info. On Facebook. Best Street Art of 2011. Mear One - NWO:The Enemy of Humanity HD. Creative Street Art. "Street art" Top 20 Greatest 3D Street Arts Never Seen Before. 3D or three dimensional arts is one of the oldest forms of artwork.
It was first done by artists of artists of 15th century to decorate the house and buildings of wealthy people. Since then 3D became widely popular form of art, not only for entertainment but also for branding and advertisement. A number of designers and painters are now trying to excel in this form of art because of its popularity, while some have emerged with some outclass designs. S o today I thought of sharing some of these designs with my readers too. Showcasing below is a list of Best 20 3D Street Arts of all times. The Feral Diagram: Graffiti and Street Art. 2011.
71 BiG Walls – A Street Art Collection. Street-art et Graffiti. Le street art ou art urbain. Art Is Not Dead. 59 Amazing Street Art collected by @themadray. Street in Motion. Urban Art Prints by Paul Baines. 14 Most loved Street Art Photos – February 2011. Heaven-hell-glasgow_by-smug.jpg. Paris Street Art. Graffiti art, stencil art, graffs, paste-ups, murals, sidewalk art. Où est la limite entre street art et profanation?
Nick drake. Bus.jpg (960×459) Seattle Street Art. Metamorphosis by Mrinalini Sardar. SOFLES — LIMITLESS. Rua Augusta, october 2011. Anjo + Graphis, MAAU. Graffiti Research Lab Archive. 14 Most loved Street Art Photos – February 2011. Street art « Home is where the HARD DISK is. Luminous an experimental spray painting in the dark by iNO via Like this: Like Φόρτωση...
Participants characterize the collective as a resistance movement opposed to the dominance of corporate forces in globalization, and to the car as the dominant mode of transport. Protests Reclaim the Streets is also used for this type of political action, regardless of its actual relation to the RTS movement. History The earliest written source for the phenomenon "reclaim the streets" can be found in Marshall Berman's (1981) All That is Solid Melts Into Air. David_walker_street_art_3_london1.jpeg (Image JPEG, 1024x682 pixels) RED BULL STREET ART VIEW. Art urbain. The 50 Best Street Art Work Selected in 2011. Looking for street arts?
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. Street art. John Fekner: Broken Promises/Falsas Promesas, South Bronx, 1980. The terms "urban art", "guerrilla art", "post-graffiti" and "neo-graffiti" are also sometimes used when referring to artwork created in these contexts. Traditional spray-painted graffiti artwork itself is often included in this category, excluding territorial graffiti or pure vandalism.
Artists who choose the streets as their gallery are often doing so from a preference to communicate directly with the public at large, free from perceived confines of the formal art world. Street artists sometimes present socially relevant content infused with esthetic value, to attract attention to a cause or as a form of "art provocation". Street artists often travel between countries to spread their designs. Some artists have gained cult-followings, media and art world attention, and have gone on to work commercially in the styles which made their work known on the streets.
Background 100 of the Best Street Art Made in 2012 – Part 1. .BLATANT Ink. Street Artists. Constitution. Aero.jpg (650×694) Binho, MAAU.