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What's the Harm in Subway Acrobats?

Axel Schlossberg | Posted 07.25.2014 | New York
Axel Schlossberg

Riding the subway at any point during the day reminds me that New Yorkers seldom reach out to the person next to them and spark up conversation.

Street Art: It's Not Meant to be Permanent

Ron English | Posted 07.23.2014 | Arts
Ron English

I did a huge mural in downtown LA last year and felt very blessed to get a chance to do such a big space. Recently the building buffed over it, and people have asked me how I feel about it.

Come for the Music Festivals, Stay for Chicago

Findery | Posted 07.17.2014 | Travel
Findery

If you're coming for Pitchfork or Lollapalooza, don't miss out on what the rest of the city has to offer. We wait all year for summer -- you may have heard that we just had an epically terrible winter -- and this is the best time to take in all that's awesome about Chicago.

Street Artists Explore Your Deepest, Darkest Daydreams, From Childhood To Today

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 07.15.2014 | Arts

Fantasy. It's a word that attracts images ranging from cloud-dwelling princesses and talking frogs to souped-up cars and pornographic displays, depen...

All Around The World, A Street Artist Proves 'Women Are Heroes'

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 07.14.2014 | Arts

Since 2007, French street artist JR has been paying tribute to women across the globe in his stunning public project "Women are Heroes." From Kenya to...

Public Art in Digital Space (#ArtofY)

Alex Schattner | Posted 07.10.2014 | Arts
Alex Schattner

It's hard to imagine artists working without the generosity of wealthy patrons. So, it may seem shocking that BC Biermann and Jordan Seiler thrive on pissing those patrons off by protesting public ad spaces.

Spanish Guerrilla Street Photography

Carl Pettit | Posted 07.09.2014 | Arts
Carl Pettit

Sergio de Arrola is a Spanish guerrilla artist and photographer who is uncomfortable with the moniker "artist." Sergio's mission, it seems, is to depict the world in black, as well as striking color.

Street Artwork Channels The Bizarre Phenomenon Of Online Friend Requests

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 07.11.2014 | Arts

We all know the feeling of making a new social connection in the virtual realm. Whether someone surprises you with an unexpected friend request, drops...

46 Of New York's Most Prolific Street Artists, In One Book

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 07.25.2014 | Arts

From Bushwick to Red Hook, the late 5 Pointz to Welling Court, the Meatpacking District to Spanish Harlem, Pelham Parkway to Hunts Point, and hidden b...

12 Powerful Photos That Will Change The Way You Look At The World Cup

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 06.26.2014 | Business

These photos say it all. The World Cup in Brazil this month is shining a global spotlight on the nation's wealth gap and mounting social unrest ove...

The Best Murals At This Year's Montreal Arts Fest

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 06.30.2014 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Montreal has shown up again on our radar this summer because of the second annual MURAL festival, a large gathering of art fans, performances and live...

ART History Happening at Miami Marine Stadium

National Trust for Historic Preservation | Posted 06.19.2014 | Arts
National Trust for Historic Preservation

It hasn't been long since we featured a young Miami preservationist, Ivan Robles, who's working to bring attention to saving the Miami Marine Stadium, but we're back with more exciting stadium news.

WATCH: Short Documentary Pays Tribute To Legendary Wayfinder, Reminds Us We're All Part Of The Same Community

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 06.16.2014 | Green

Right now two Hawaiian canoes are floating in the Pacific Ocean, guided by navigators who use the stars and waves to take them around the world. It's ...

Google Helps Immortalize The Vanishing World Of Street Art

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 06.10.2014 | Arts

Street art is far from static in the ever-changing urban jungle. Building walls get ripped down, taking with them painstakingly detailed murals; ...

Meet Sabo, The Conservative Street Artist Behind The Wendy Davis 'Barbie Art'

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 06.10.2014 | Arts

Glenn Beck seemed all too happy to introduce his viewers to Los Angeles' staunchly conservative street artist, Sabo. "Pretty shocking," Beck mused whi...

Molly Superfine: A Feminist Analysis Following Art From the Street to the Gallery

Duke University | Posted 06.04.2014 | College
Duke University

I first became interested in street art and graffiti writing as I wandered through the streets of Medellín, Colombia, during the summer of 2010.

Yes, Someone Brought A Banksy Mural On Antiques Roadshow

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 06.04.2014 | Arts

A Banksy work with a complex past recently surfaced on beloved television series "Antiques Roadshow," ArtNet reported. As you probably guessed, the an...

Iranian Artist Has Covered Over 100 Of Tehran's Walls In Surreal Street Art

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 05.28.2014 | Arts

Tehran, Iran might not be the first city you think of when you contemplate the vast universe of envelope-pushing street art. But ignore the Middle Eas...

When Street Art Invades Your Computer Screen, Let's Call It Gif-iti

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 05.21.2014 | Arts

What happens when you bring the vibrant, alternative splendor of street art to the smaller, albeit ever-reaching confines of a computer screen? Simply...

LydiaEmily Breaks Out in Bound

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 07.19.2014 | Arts
John Wellington Ennis

LydiaEmily's new art show Bound opened at the Garboushian Gallery in Beverly Hills Saturday night to an overflow crowd of fans and supporters, including some wearing bandanas and braid wigs in tribute to the artist.

This Is What Happens When Two Powerful Female Street Artists Join Forces

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 05.17.2014 | Arts

It's a good day when we catch word of an exhibition honoring a female street artist, a rare and sadly under-exposed breed. It's an even more glorious ...

This Artist Turns Street Trash Into Quirky Monsters Just To Make You Laugh

The Huffington Post | Melissa McGlensey | Posted 05.16.2014 | Good News

For this artist, one man's trash is another man's canvas. Spanish street artist Francisco de Pájaro creates delightful artwork out of rubbish he ...

Teacher: A Street Artist Trying to 'Teach Peace'

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 07.14.2014 | Arts
John Wellington Ennis

Teacher is one of the most accomplished and prolific street artists in Los Angeles. True to his name, Teacher's focus has been on education and the vital need to focus on the most important resource we have: our children.

Now THIS Is How You Make The Best Of Potholes

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 05.14.2014 | Arts

Tired of that humongous pothole at the end of the block? Look again -- now it's a cereal bowl. In Scranton, Pennsylvania, the glass potholes are ha...

Free Humanity: Street Art for the People

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 07.09.2014 | Arts
John Wellington Ennis

From Monsanto to drones, from Obama the Besieged to Obama the War Criminal, Free Humanity's artwork is intensely political, while fueled by Buddhist principles of egalitarian selflessness.