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This Artist's Murals Return Color To Prisoners' Lives

HuffPost France | Annabel Benhaiem | Posted 04.24.2015 | Arts

Artist David Mesguich is deeply proud of his latest work. “It is projects like this which upset the sense of fatality!” he exclaims. His pride ste...

Shepard Fairey's Environmental Art Implores You To 'Get Off Your Ass'

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 04.27.2015 | Arts

"Today is Earth Day, and like I’ve said before, every day should be Earth Day!" iconic street artist Shepard Fairey wrote April 22 on his blog. A sl...

A Transition From Graffiti to Fine Art: Beverly Hills

Rodrigo Ribera D'Ebre | Posted 04.20.2015 | Arts
Rodrigo Ribera D'Ebre

In nearby galleries you can catch armed guards and bulletproof vehicles unloading a Picasso or a Matisse, while at Exclave the artists will literary unload a canvas from the back of their trunk themselves.

Streets Invited to the Table for Artists Ball at Brooklyn Museum

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 04.15.2015 | 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.

Valparaíso's Open Air Art Gallery

Mark Sissons | Posted 04.14.2015 | Travel
Mark Sissons

Like a Pablo Neruda love poem come to life, the melancholic notes of an old Chilean folk ballad float down from an open window overlooking one of Valparaíso's steep cobblestone streets.

This International Public Art Event Asks Us All To Confront Catcallers

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 04.13.2015 | Arts

Ever since the world caught wind of Tatyana Fazlalizadeh's public art project, "Stop Telling Women to Smile," the phrase has become a battle cry for a...

Did Banksy Create This Martin Luther King, Jr. Mural In Alabama?

artnet | artnet News | Posted 04.09.2015 | Arts

This article originally appeared on artnet News. by Sarah Cascone I Have a Dreamcatcher (2015), a new street art piece in Montgomery, Alabama, t...

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...

One Street Artist Is Calling Out Bill Cosby All Around New York

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 04.03.2015 | Arts

Even Fat Albert wants Bill Cosby to come clean. At least according to street artist FLOOD, who has been publicly urging the comedian to respond to...

Man Says He Was 'Duped' Into Selling Banksy's Gaza Strip Street Art For $200

AP | FARES AKRAM | Posted 04.01.2015 | Arts

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — A 33-year-old Gaza man says he has been duped into selling a valuable work by British graffiti artist Banksy for less 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...

Street Artist Alice Pasquini On The Magic Of Creating Art In Public Spaces

Alice Pasquini | Posted 03.20.2015 | Arts
Alice Pasquini

As an artist who works outside, you always have one problem: you work someplace which isn't your own, where you don't live and to which you may not even return.

Street Art Isn't Forever. But This Google Project Is Trying To Change That.

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.19.2015 | Arts

If you're a follower of street art, you get used to seeing your favorite works disappear before your eyes. The wheat pastes, graffiti and stencils tha...

12 Street Artists From Brooklyn Celebrate The DIY Culture Of Berlin

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.18.2015 | Arts

A new street art exhibition in Germany, aptly titled "Persons of Interest," is celebrating the spirit of two iconic art cities: Brooklyn and Berlin. ...

From the Streets to the Galleries, Art Is Thriving in São Paulo

Stephen Grant | Posted 03.05.2015 | Arts
Stephen Grant

The city of São Paulo in Brazil is home to hundreds of museums and galleries. Browsing through neighborhoods such as Pinheiros, Jardim Paulista, or my favorite Vila Madalena, you are sure to find a space that meets your cultural desires.

A Mexican Mural Festival Brings Color -- And Censorship -- To The Streets

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 03.04.2015 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Striking and massive murals by international street artists have been populating the walls of Mexico City for the last five years thanks to the emerge...

Yes, Another Street Artist Might Have Vandalized A National Park And Posted About It On Instagram

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 03.03.2015 | Arts

We've said it before and we'll say it again: street artists of the world, please resist the urge to turn the planet's most well-preserved national par...

Banksy Goes Undercover In Gaza To Support Struggling Palestinians

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 02.26.2015 | Arts

The anonymous street artist Banksy released a series of new works Wednesday in Gaza, all commenting on the dire situation of the 1.8 million Palestini...

Chalk One Up for Sidewalk Art in Florida

Visit Florida | Posted 04.26.2015 | Travel
Visit Florida

Artists spend two or three days, on hands and knees, meticulously creating elaborately detailed chalk and pastel paintings on an asphalt or concrete canvas -- only to have it washed away after they're done.

Look Out Below! Fashion Designers Create Fabulous Manhole Covers

HuffPost Italy | Silvia de Santis | Posted 02.25.2015 | Style

From the catwalk to the sidewalk: some of Italy's most famous clothing designers have set haute couture aside for once and dedicated their creative ve...

Helping Children Understand Ferguson... Through Art

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 02.20.2015 | Arts

It's trying, if not impossible, for grown adults to make sense of the devastating recent events in Ferguson, Missouri, and related happenings around t...

Coke-Snorting Oscar Statue Kicked Off Hollywood Blvd.

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 04.21.2015 | Los Angeles
John Wellington Ennis

A giant Oscars statuette snorting lines of cocaine was booted from Hollywood Blvd. today, in close proximity to the Dolby Theatre, site of Sunday's Academy Awards.

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...

Lovey Dovey Murals Make It Valentine's Day Year-Round In Philadelphia

AP | KATHY MATHESON | Posted 02.12.2015 | Arts

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — This Saturday may be for sweethearts, but every day is Valentine's Day in one section of Philadelphia. Dozens of "Love Letter" ...

13 Quotes From Artists That Will Inspire You to Create

Jinna Yang | Posted 03.25.2015 | Arts
Jinna Yang

"Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep." Scott Adams     "This world is but a canvas to o...