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Missing James Franco in Trogir

Lisa Paul Streitfeld | Posted 11.22.2016 | Arts
Lisa Paul Streitfeld TROGIR Chronos lords over St. John Square by way of the splendid sunburst clock, yet this commanding sign of chronological time is balanc...

Missing James Franco 3.0 in Split

Lisa Paul Streitfeld | Posted 11.03.2016 | Arts
Lisa Paul Streitfeld

You find yourself tagging the hottest new tourist destination on the globe. You were lured by the name: Split is quite the place to put 3.0 to the ...

Missing James Franco in Zagreb's Museum of Broken Relationships

Lisa Paul Streitfeld | Posted 10.26.2016 | Arts
Lisa Paul Streitfeld

To live in this world You must be able to do three things... Museum of Broken Relationships lures with an irresistible tag... ...completed with a "...

Caution When Tagging Your Children's Photos

Christopher Burgess | Posted 10.05.2016 | Parents
Christopher Burgess

Is there anyone who has a child or a grandchild who has not seen or posted a digital image of this child on Facebook, Instagram or the like? My mother's refrain, "It sure wasn't like that when I grew up," is apropos, and it drives home the point that times have indeed changed.

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.

Motorcycle Club Faces Backlash After Graffiti Appears On Dead Whale

The Huffington Post | Katie Sola | Posted 04.22.2015 | Crime

A washed-up whale corpse in the Bay Area has been defaced with the name of a local motorcycle gang, according to Kron 4. The LA Times reports that...

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...

Argan Goat Cheese, Sardine Meatballs, and Donuts From the Fryer in Essaouira

Jill Donenfeld | Posted 02.23.2015 | Travel
Jill Donenfeld

Once you arrive in the town where Hendrix wrote about castles made of sand, Essaouira is a culinary eden. If you are hardcore and organized, you can pack in a lot of delicious into two days. But first there's the opening salvo.

This Is Why You Don't Tag National Parks With Your 'Art' And Post About It On Instagram

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 10.24.2014 | Arts

Public service announcement: If you're thinking of dipping your toes into the wild word of graffiti art, do not turn the country's most treasured nati...

Exploring The Graffiti Hidden In New York's Abandoned Military Base

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 10.22.2014 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Exploring Fort Tilden National monuments are typically solemn places for reflection and remembrance. In the case of many decommissioned military in...

How the Question, 'What is Art?' Got Real Yesterday in Detroit

Laura Hogikyan | Posted 12.16.2014 | Detroit
Laura Hogikyan

To dole out fines for wall art, or sell the Detroit Institute of Arts' assets to satisfy creditors in the city bankruptcy, would be to destroy the core of what sustains this city and will continue to make it stronger.

Your Face Here: Pixlee Posts Your Tagged Photos to Big Brands' Website

Steve Mariotti | Posted 03.26.2014 | Small Business
Steve Mariotti

Kyle Wong is the cofounder and CEO of Pixlee, a tech company that leverages the trove of visual brand endorsements available on the web today. The st...

Anonymous Artworks Are The Last Thing One Veteran Expected To Find In Occupied Afghanistan

Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts

Veteran James Toler was in Kandahar, Afghanistan, which has been occupied by U.S. forces for over a decade, when he noticed an unexpected theme recurr...

WATCH: This Is How You Tag A Great White

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 08.04.2014 | Green

Steven Spielberg's 1975 blockbuster "Jaws" made great white sharks into new, terrifying celebrities. Despite their much-preferred diet of fish and sea...

The Current State of Muralism (Part IV)

Rodrigo Ribera D'Ebre | Posted 12.25.2013 | Latino Voices
Rodrigo Ribera D'Ebre

Chicano street graffiti had always been considered uncultivated, lowbrow, and subversive, yet this type of urban artwork was present in ancient civilizations like: Greece, Rome, Egypt, Turkey, and Mesoamerica.

Five Tips for a Safer Internet Day 2012

Christopher Burgess | Posted 04.08.2012 | Technology
Christopher Burgess

Lose one, and the criminals will find a way to exploit them all. Easy way to remember that was given to me many years ago: Passwords are like toothbrushes; you don't share them and you change them regularly.

New Collar: Detroit's Working Class Youth

Turnstyle | Posted 10.19.2011 | Black Voices

Originally published on, a digital information service surfacing emerging stories in news, entertainment, art and culture; powered ...

'One Report' As Part of the Debt Package Could Cut Government Costs and Boost the Economy

W. David Stephenson | Posted 09.17.2011 | Politics
W. David Stephenson

No matter what savings result from the current deficit reduction negotiations, there's little hope for long-term, structural savings if we continue to...

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 ...

PHOTOS: MOCA's 'Art In The Streets' Brings The Taggers Out

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 06.17.2011 | Los Angeles

MOCA's "Art In The Streets" exhibition officially opens to the public today, but the streets of Los Angeles have been previewing the show for almost a...

WATCH: Brazilian Street Art Duo Os Gemeos' Precision With A Spray Can

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

At its very core, street art (and graffiti) has the air of danger. It is seen as rough around the edges, a rebellion, and as needing a quickness of h...

WATCH: STREET ART: 'Twist' And 'Amaze' Tag NYC's Deitch Wall On ArtObserved

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

One of the best art blogs around, ArtObserved caught up with graffiti artists TWIST and AMAZE to about their latest project on NYC's famed "Deitch Wal...