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Does Banksy App Make The Street Art Hunt Too Easy?

Posted 10.10.2011 | Arts

Whether they're torn down or washed out or simply scrubbed over, the politically charged street art by graffiti activist Banksy can be difficult to fi...

The Struggles Of Russian Street Art

Posted 10.07.2011 | Arts

The first images of Russian street art that made it onto the blog circuit were unsettling. They weren't sorrowful like some of the works in Cairo, and...

Does Street Art Really Show A Healthier Cairo?

Travis Korte | Posted 10.01.2011 | Arts
Travis Korte

Last week, the New York Times ran a story titled, "The Maturing of Street Art in Cairo," that linked a move away from simple political slogans to a he...

Morley Makes a Mockery of Street Art (Video)

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 09.29.2011 | Los Angeles
John Wellington Ennis


PHOTOS: Taliban Graffiti Found On U.S. Marine Headquarters' Walls in Afghanistan

Posted 09.28.2011 | World

Some unusual graffiti has been revealed on the walls of a U.S. Marines Battalion Command Headquarters in Afghanistan. As the Associated Press note...

The Influence of the LA Streets on Art

Tom Gregory | Posted 09.21.2011 | Arts
Tom Gregory

L.A. Influential features a panel of native Los Angeles artists discussing the current interest in LA's diverse subcultures' impact on art as demonstrated in exhibitions such as MOCA's Art in the Streets.

Reverse Graffiti: South African Artists Create Clean Murals

Posted 09.20.2011 | Home

While many artists look to leave their imprint on society by drawing on the public landscape, one South African group is making a name for themselves ...

Lindsay Lohan...Street Artist?

Posted 09.18.2011 | Arts

Lindsay Lohan has a new a street artist? Not exactly. Lohan was spotted in thigh-high boots and a corset, spray painting the walls of Los An...

Two Poussin Paintings Vandalized With Spray Paint

Posted 09.17.2011 | Arts

Two paintings by the prominent 17th-century French classicist painter Nicolas Poussin were vandalized Sunday, by a man with a can of red spray paint. ...

PHOTOS: Harry Potter Street Art

Posted 09.14.2011 | Arts

The last movie in the Harry Potter franchise "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Pt.2" was released today, or rather, last night at midnight. For ma...

Street Artist Creates Device To Paint Graffiti On Passing Trains

Posted 09.12.2011 | Arts

Berlin-based street artist Dtagno has created a way to paint trains as they pass. His Morphogenetic Field Device Little Boy is a vertical pole with 22...

Graffiti Art Tour Of Miami On Vespas

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.12.2011 | Arts

MIAMI -- Graffiti was once considered a sign of urban decay, the sort of thing that might keep tourists away from a neighborhood. Now, not only is it ...

L.A. 'Street Art' in South Central at Manual Arts High

Carmen Zella | Posted 09.12.2011 | Los Angeles
Carmen Zella

I interviewed MarkAyala to shed light on his experience teaching art at Manual Arts High. His story of what one person's vision can accomplish amidst a crumbling education is a film-worthy script.

WATCH: A Haunting Look At An Abandoned Amusement Park

Posted 09.08.2011 | Arts

"No Joy" is an eerie short film by Mike Petty about Joyland Amusement Park in Wichita, Kansas. The park was in continuous operation for 55 years until...

WATCH: D*Face Paints Pool With Skateboards

Posted 09.05.2011 | Arts

UK Street artist D*Face realized a dream of combining his two loves of skateboarding and street art into one crazy project. D*Face spent years figurin...

PHOTOS: Creative Anti-Gaddafi Street Art Pops Up In Libya's Rebel Cities

Posted 09.06.2011 | World

Libyan rebel artists are taking their aversion toward Muammar Gaddafi to an especially visible level, creating street caricatures that ridicule the na...

Legendary Hip Hop Artist's Street Art Show

Posted 08.17.2011 | Arts

Fab 5 Freddy, born Fred Brathwaite, is a Hip Hop icon and famed graffiti artist. In 1980, he paid homage to Andy Warhol by painting the side of a New ...

Tour The Now-Canceled Graffiti and Street Art Show (VIDEO)

Posted 08.23.2011 | New York

The Brooklyn Museum canceled the highly-anticipated, "Art In The Streets" exhibition earlier this week citing some severe reductions in funding. B...

Brooklyn Museum Cancels Massive Street Art Exhibit

The Huffington Post | Jonah Green | Posted 08.21.2011 | New York

Street art enthusiasts were enthralled when they learned Jeffrey Deitch would be bringing a comprehensive look at graffiti culture to the Brooklyn Mus...

PHOTOS: Germans, Geishas, And Graffiti: Highlights This Week

Posted 08.03.2011 | Arts

It's been a busy week here of the Huffington Post Arts Page: Steve Martin was duped by a German forgery ring, a musical version of Rocky was announced...

A Graffiti Photo Essay Of Barcelona

Posted 08.03.2011 | Books

Narrative Magazine: Most people travel to the grand cities of Europe to see the sights: the ruins, the cathedrals, the art museums. But on a trip to B...

WATCH: Most Amazing Marriage Proposal Ever?

Posted 07.31.2011 | Arts

In New York's East Village graffiti has made one couple very happy. Jeff Gurwin, 28, proposed to his girlfriend Caitlin Fitzsimons, 27, by having a mu...

PHOTOS: Street Artist HUSH's Mash-Up Graffiti

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 07.29.2011 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

UK Street Artist HUSH deftly synthesizes his adoration for graffiti tagging, Street Art aesthetics and eastern images of feminine beauty and sensualit...

Egypt's Youth Gears Up for Friday Protest Against the Armed Forces

Mónica Villamizar | Posted 07.27.2011 | World
Mónica Villamizar

There's another image of the Statue of Liberty wearing a burka and another which needed to be explained: the underpants of Mohamed H Tantawi, the commander of the armed forces.

Roger Gastman On Graffiti, His New Book & MOCA's 'Art In The Streets'

WSJ | Dennis Nishi | Posted 07.26.2011 | Arts

Writer and former graffiti tagger Roger Gastman has turned his love of the spray arts into a lifelong career. At 19, he sold graffiti supplies, later ...