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Borondo and a Blood Battle in Berlin About His Mural

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 07.22.2016 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

A recent mural by Street Artist and fine artist Borondo in the neighborhood of Tegel in Berlin has drawn some attention because of its potentially unc...

Street Artists Raise Awareness Of Nuclear Waste In The Southwest

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 07.06.2016 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Yellow Cake: A simple sweet dessert confection that gets its signature color from eight egg yolks and a cup of butter, and is great with either vanill...

A Street Art Festival Blooms In 'A Lost Paradise'

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 06.08.2016 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

A new postal stamp in French Polynesia highlights a mural at the "ONO'U" festival in Tahiti, a first for the multi-island country as well as the Frenc...

In A London Cemetery, Street Artists Are Raising Awareness For Endangered Animals

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 04.20.2016 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

23,250. That's how many wild species are listed as threatened worldwide by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). A newly c...

Mural In Morocco Addresses Migration Crises Unfolding Before Our Eyes

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 03.09.2016 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Now appearing an eight-hour car ride south from the Strait of Gibraltar along Morocco's coast is North Africa's largest new mural. Given its proximity...

The Tiny, Magical Art Found On New York's Telephone Poles

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 02.17.2016 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

These quiet bits of visual punctuation on telephone poles in Albany caught our eye recently and we thought immediately of fairies, pixies, and sprites...

Street Art Collective Paints The Eccentric Personalities Of Italy

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 02.03.2016 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

As a painting was completed people stopped by to discuss it. Some to learn, some to remember, others to enhance with gossip, or to fill in some blanks in lore.

When Street Artists Collaborate On A Windy Brooklyn Roof

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 01.27.2016 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

The dynamics of collaborations between artists are often informative, even revelatory to the viewers as well as the artists. By deliberately casting y...

The Street Art 'Blooming' In A Mexican Desert

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 01.13.2016 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Largely conservative by most accounts, Chihuahua City in the twenty-teens has been sampling the flavors of the burgeoning global street art scene thanks two locally organized arts festivals; Ruta in 2013 and Centrópolis in 2014.

Revamped Abandoned Building Underscores Youth Unemployment In Spain

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 01.06.2016 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

It's a cathedral of characters, this abandoned furniture factory 40 kilometers outside of Barcelona, Spain. Cartoons, illustrations, portraits are everywhere -- a curious collection of aerosol spray pieces that highlights the popularity of the animated and exaggerated personalities among graffiti and street artists in this region of the world.

Was 2015 The Year Of The Mural?

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 12.16.2015 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Was 2015 the "Year of the Mural"? A lot of people thought so, and the rise of commercial festivals and commissioned public/private mural programs p...

One Artist Is Conjuring The Forgotten Dreams Of Coney Island

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 11.25.2015 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

"Stephen Powers: Coney Island Is Still Dreamland (To A Seagull)" is one of 3 new exhibits inspired by the historic attractions of Brooklyn's seaside ...

17 Street Artists Take Over A High-Security Swiss Prison

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 11.04.2015 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

It's the ultimate captive audience for your artwork. That wasn't the original intention for this Swiss prison mural project called "4661m²" but it is...

How A Child Of Pop Culture Brings Mashups To Street Art

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 07.15.2016 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

It takes a true intuitive sense and careful execution to produce a mashup or remix, and rarely does an artist create a classic in the process. But Owen Dippie may have done it twice this month in Brooklyn.

30 (Artsy) Reasons To Visit Coney Island This Summer

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 06.24.2016 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

In the middle of an amusement park, these are commissioned works that respond in some way to their environment by 30 or so local and international heavy hitters, and a few new kids on the block, comprising a 40+ year span of expertise.

Hong Kong's Small Acts Of Street Art Are Just As Powerful As The Mural

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 06.03.2016 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Context is a major criterion along with placement, and these few small interventions give you an appreciation for how Pejac perceived the tense environment, as well as how pertinent and very personal his messages were.

Streets Invited to the Table for Artists Ball at Brooklyn Museum

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 06.15.2015 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Five years into it, The Brooklyn Artists Ball has become a glittering spectacle that speaks to the traditional, the contemporary and the beat on the street.

Here's Your Chance To See Street Artist ROA Indoors, In One Place

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 04.08.2015 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

It's unusual to capture a ROA inside. He is usually running free outdoors with the wildlife, climbing walls over multiple continents, perched within t...

Take A Look Inside 160 Pages Of Basquiat's Personal Diaries

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 04.01.2015 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

As lines continue to blur in fields of art and technology (and everything else) it is easier to see street art as an online/on-street diary -- a forum...

A Street Artist From Belgium Takes His Black-And-White Works Across The Globe

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 02.18.2015 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

The urban naturalist ROA returns to us today with tales of his travels to two distinctly different regions of the world with great distances between t...

50 Ways to Map The City, Per Street and Graffiti Artists

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 03.23.2015 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Street art is intrinsically bound with its neighborhood and location in a city. Context and placement are key. So when a street artist is asked to create art about mapping a place, it is fascinating to see how they perceive it and with what manner and medium they present it.

The Best Images In Street Art This Year (VIDEO)

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 12.18.2014 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Here it is! Our 2014 wrap up featuring favorite images of the year by Brooklyn Street Art's Jaime Rojo. Before our video roundup below here is ...

Meet The Mix Master Of Brooklyn Street Art

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 04.16.2014 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Like spinning multiple vinyl platters at 78, 45, and 33 RPMs on old beige school library record players, this is a low-fi mix master whose visual styl...

Street Artist Creates 'New Ukraine' Sculpture In Kiev

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 01.29.2014 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Trucks 4 Ton Marble Sculpture into Square with Crowd Watching The Prime Minister and his cabinet have quit and the freezing crowds are still demand...

The Rolling Graffiti Trucks OF NYC's Art World

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 03.24.2014 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

A ubiquitous sight throughout large cities like New York, the graffiti covered box truck has inherited the all-city art mantle from the subway train c...