Amazing Street Art by Mentalgassi

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Mentalgassi, a trio of young German street artists are currently visiting South America and Brazil where they linked up with Mundano to work on this new series of pieces.

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New “RAP QUOTES” – Signs on Original Locations in Los Angeles by Jay Shells

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Artist Jay Shells installed official-looking street signs featuring hip hop lyrics of Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, Kendrick Lamar, Schoolboy Q and more — at the exact locations in Los Angeles as called out in each “Rap Quote.” “Hip Hop music/culture has played such a huge roll in my life and artwork, so having those two worlds combine with this project is amazing.” – Jay Shells

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Various Street Art Illustrations by Violant

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Violant is the pseudonym of Portuguese street artist Joao Mauricio, whose street art topics are so varied that is hard to understand what is the main subject of his work.

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World’s Largest, Longest 3D Street Painting Debuts in Nanjing

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The 365-meter long street painting titled “Rhythms of Youth” was presented to the public for the first time on a lane on the campus of the Nanjing branch of the Communication University of China(CUCN) on Wednesday. The gigantic 3D street painting, or anamorphic painting, covering an area of more than 2,600 square meters, has set two new Guinness World Records as the world’s largest and longest street painting. Its creators led by famous Chinese artist Yang Yongchun were awarded the certificate by the Guinness World Records, the global authority on record-breaking, on Tuesday at a ceremony held in the university.

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Billboard with Messages from Everyday Individuals

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This is so cool. Every month, an individual is invited to use a 36-ft long rooftop billboard on the corner of Highland and Baum in Pittsburgh to announce any message they like. Pablo Garcia and Jon Rubin are the designers behind the billboard, while the curative eye of Jon Rubin Billboard guides the project.

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Banksy: Graffiti Artist, Political Activist, Contemporary Hero

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Banksy, the UK street urban painter that sort of public figure with unknown identity is nowadays a contemporary vandalism with supporters. He has been in New York, Palestine, Barcelona, Paris, Berlin and, of course, UK. His controversial masterpieces had provoke his order of detention from different police departments.

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Streetart: New Mural by JAZ in Berlin

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After two successful group shows with Argentinian based artist Franco Fasoli – JAZ, BC Gallery continuous the collaboration with a solo show under the title VINCULO. From June 6th to July 26th visitors will be able to experience his paintings which are defined by the tensions of ambivalence.

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New Hyperrealistic Murals by Streetartist MTO

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New hyperrealistic Murals by Mateo, also known as MTO graffiti and street artist born and raised in France in Riga/Latvia, Tartu/Estonia and Los Angeles/USA. Between 2006 and 2013 he lived in Berlin however his current location is unknown. Like many graffiti and street artists, personal and background information is sparse. Fortunately his incredible and well documented body of work speaks for itself.

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Mythical Street Art by Curiot

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Mexican street artist Favio Martinez, better known as Curiot, is famous for his mixing of humans and animals in his works, creating some new forms of living beings.

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Extreme sport, Urban Art, One Word: Parkour

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I just found these amazing images and video that mixes a spectacular animated frame by frame motion reel and one of the craziest ‘urban art-sports’ called: Parkour. The artist’s nickname: Saggyarmpit. Check it out!

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Amazing Warped Street Art Portraiture by Stamatis Laskos

Stamatis Laskos was born in Volos and has a degree from Athens School Of Fine Art. He paints equally good on a canvas or on a wall but he is also extremely good at illustrations. Stamatis paints from tiny canvases to massive scale murals.

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You are the street: 40 street artists. 10 cities. 365 ad takeovers


Brandalism (aka advertising defacing, media-jamming or ad takeover) is a form of revolt against corporate control of the visual realm. Brandalism.co.uk is one of the biggest anti-advertising campaigns in the world and it’s getting bigger.  Started in July 2012 with a small team in a van, Brandalism has grown tenfold to include teams in 10 UK cities skilled up in taking back space. The most recent Brandalism Takeover in May 2014 saw the reclamation of over 360 corporate advertising spaces with hand made original art works submitted by 40 international artists.

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Streetart: New Pieces by Ludo in Bangkok

We just heard back from Ludo, who is still in Bangkok putting up works around the Thai capital and shooting a video for his upcoming solo show in the UK, all while fighting the hot humid weather.

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Street Art and Paintings by Stamatis Laskos

Stamatis Laskos was born in Volos and has a degree from Athens School Of Fine Art. He paints equally good on a canvas or on a wall but he is also extremely good at illustrations working from time to time for The New York magazine (here and here). Currently, he is an art instructor for an elementary school exposing himself in a wonderful way. In this post his overal work is presented. Enjoy.

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Streetart: Top 10 Murals worldwide – April 2014

This week’s edition of Streets: World Roundup brings us new street and public artworks from all over the globe.

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