MONTANA-CANS, NOVACANE Store Berlin and Berlin Boombox teamed up to have an awesome instore Live Painting Session with the German illustrator and artist Max Birkl. A selection of beautiful works from Max Birkl, an illustrator and graphic designer from Augsburg, Germany was also shown. Max was painting a Montana Boombox and also proofed his live painting skills on the stores shop windows…
To coincide with Sickboy’s technicolour transformation of The Outsiders London, the multi-disciplinary street artist has planned an extra curricular summer activity in the form of an exclusive Sickboy Treasure Hunt.
The weekend hunt will kick off this Friday 18th July with five laser-etched Sickboy coffins up for grabs, packed with artist ephemera, original sketches, exclusive Sickboy sticker packs and cosmic curio. The bespoke coffins, which are signed and numbered by the artist, will be buried in multiple locations around the capital marked with a Sickboy temple flag.
Secret location maps and further information regarding how to claim your treasure will be released Friday morning … watch this space and get those shovels ready!
Make It Last Forever runs from Friday 25th July until 30th August at The Outsiders London.
Film courtesy of Sickboy and Mark Warrington.
“Inner Myths”, a collection of new paintings and sculptural works by Shida is a dynamic record of Shida’s development as an artist who envisions infinite worlds. Influenced by the work of Frank Frazetta, Paul Gauguin, Mikhail Vrubel and Nikolai Kalmakov, for “Inner Myths”, as Australia’s most prolific young street artist, Shida reinvokes two centuries of art history in his characteristic style. Shida is considered an asset to Australian contemporary art, who is constantly challenging himself against the sources of his inspiration.
Shida took some time out to talk about his upcoming show….
BOY KONG – Lucha No Libre – June 21st to June 28th
Boy Kong is coming to NYC! Cotton Candy Machine kicks off their first exhibition with this super prolific painter, woodworker, mural artist and world dominator. Kong will be in New York painting murals with Rag and Bone on their Elizabeth & Houston wall. Take a peak into Boy Kongs world of Lucha No Libre in this new video.
For two weeks, French artists Alëxone and Supakitch took over a historical house on the ‘Canal de l’Ourcq’ in Paris.
Inspired by ideas submitted by fans on Twitter, the two friends painted the house inside and out to amazing effect: A unique piece of art open for all to discover until the end of August.
We just copped this new video from SMASH137, aka Adrian Falkner, to accompany his show at Galerie LE FEUVRE in France.
To celebrate the opening of their new flagship in Hawaii, Versace worked with POW! WOW! to provide a large scale mural on one of the key arteries in Honolulu. Located on the intersection of Ala Moana Boulevard and Keawe Street, curator Jasper Wong brought in world-renowned street artist Tristan Eaton to create his own interpretation of the iconic Medusa. Painted over a period of five days, Tristan Eaton employed his unique aesthetics to create a masterpiece that encompasses elements of classic Versace patterns and a variety of textures and styles.
Graffix Creative, Revolver Upstairs and DangerFork present the 2014 Winter installment of the ever popular Seasons of Change show, with two of Melbourne’s best graffiti writers, Skary and OG23. Displaying their work collectively for the very first time, this one night only show presents the two artists in their element, displaying works from in and around their elusive blackbooks. Along with the show itself, the tradition of painting Revolver Upstairs/Colonel Tans outdoor wall was in full swing this week, with the duo busting out an amazing collaborative wall, which will be on display for the next 3 months.
Check out this preview video for the show, shot and edited by Mr. Graffarti.
Full video released soon!
The DUBL TRUBL Collective are pleased to release the first in a series of films ahead of their group exhibition taking place September 2014 in Berlin, Germany. Featuring LUSH & ROWDY.
Filmed by DSCREET.
For more information on the upcoming exhibition, visit their website:
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Sheryo and The Yok recently took a trip down to Puerto Escondito…