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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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

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Positive Street Art by Paopao

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Italian design studio Paopao originally was a project of one person. We couldn’t find out what his name is. He prefers to call himself simply Pao.

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40 Incredible Graffiti Drawings by Banksy

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Banksy is an England-based graffiti artist, political activist, film director, and painter. His eye-opening street art combines irreverent dark humour with graffiti done in a distinctive stencilling technique. Such artistic works of political and social commentary have been featured on streets, walls, and bridges of cities throughout the world. Most people say graffiti is ugly, disruptive, pointless, irresponsible, and childish. All of those allegations are flushed down the toilet, when it’s done properly.

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Shepard Fairey / OBEY – “50 Shades Of Black” at Subliminal Projects

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“Music has taught me a great deal about connecting with a broad audience. Music is universal. I’ve had some very moving encounters with art in my life, especially in the street, but almost nothing can compare to the first time I heard the boots marching and first chord of the Sex Pistols’ “Holidays in the Sun”, or the air raid sirens leading into “too black, too strong” on the intro to Public Enemy’s “It Takes A Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back”, or the opening guitar scream of Black Flag’s “Rise Above.” – Shepard Fairey

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MAKE & DE$TROY by SUGAR COATED

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This is a collection of illustrative designs inspired by 1930′s animated cartoons, as well as fashion and typography, as a result I end up combining them into tasteful lockups. The characters are all made out of my doodles I make daily. I always have been a fan of funky cartooney little guys and type, I never work fully in Black & White  I usually work with full on color spectrum, so as you can tell it was a blast. Hope you guys enjoy this project as much as I did making it.

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