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TATS Cru – Studio Visit & Group Show

Taking the subway uptown to the boogie-down Bronx, we hit up the TATS Cru boys to check out their studio. It’s in the middle of a community centre; pretty fittingly for one of the longest-standing crews in graffiti, who also give a lot back to the neighbourhood they grew up in. The rougher edges have worn down a little, but a few blocks the wrong way and you could still be in trouble. New York City’s quick to remind you when you’ve put a foot down wrong… We caught up with BIO, Nicer and BG183 for a history lesson and an insight into their New York ahead of their latest group show – Blood, Sweat and Tears – at Toy Tokyo Underground in New York.

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Photographer of the week: Birdman

Contributing to VNA issue 20 with his beautiful shots of Greg Simkins work, Birdman is a photographer based in Hollywood who works tirelessly to capture the best in street art, graffiti and illustration – from images of Lister and Dabs & Myla’s work on the streets to studio shots with Risk, Birdman’s flickr is a go-to destination for exclusive, well shot photographs of the art you want to see.

Here are just a few examples – more can be found HERE.

How & Nosm

Anthony Lister

Greg Simkins

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How & Nosm – Storm Predictions

How & Nosm released their latest print last week entitled ‘Storm Predictions’.

The edition of fifty prints are individually embellished with the same skill and effort that How and Nosm put into their mural and canvas work, making each print unique. They have used airbrush, India ink, collage and hand-cut stencils, each screen print is also detailed with some of How and Nosm’s iconic imagery such as birds, hand painted water drops and hearts.

Dimensions: 24 x 24 Inches.
7 Color Screenprint, Ink, Collage and Spraypaint on Archival Coventry Rag.
Signed, Dated and Numbered, 2012.

Grab yours while you can!

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A little review of NYC

So last month I was lucky enough to spend a week in NYC and obviously while there went around some spots to check on the street art/graff (when I wasn’t dodging some proper hard rain showers!). The first thing that struck me was the sheer volume of great work on USPS stickers, especially by FAUST and SURE/SURER (RIP) as well the usual graff trucks. Anyway that’s enough talking, the pics can do the rest – enjoy!