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A Global Look at Graffiti and Street Art, with an L.A. Angle

A Global Look at Graffiti and Street Art, with an L.A. Angle

The co-curator for the Street Art Expo at Tate Modern shared some insights about the distinctions between street art and graffiti, both in his hometown of London and in Los Angeles ...
Monthly Mural Wrap: A Dozen Tags for October, 2013

Monthly Mural Wrap: A Dozen Tags for October, 2013

Muralists wait for no one. Once the ordinance was passed, permits were issued and the month brought reminders that the Los Angeles mural movement has an international reputation, i ...
Professor Street Art Takes a Critical Look at Shepard Fairey

Professor Street Art Takes a Critical Look at Shepard Fairey

Fairey's use of a street aesthetic and language is not unlike the way Thomas Kinkade utilized the language of high art to sell prints, glorified posters, and reproductions of his p ...
Bad Banksy, Good Banksy

Bad Banksy, Good Banksy

Not all are happy with the subversive tactics of famed UK street artist Banksy and his October artist residency in New York.
Coming Out Party for Murals Has a Calling Card in Highland Park

Coming Out Party for Murals Has a Calling Card in Highland Park

The city's mural tradition is entering a new era, and what better way to mark that transition than a symbolic coming out party with a 15 year old artist from Highland Park.
Monthly Mural Wrap: A Dozen Tags for September, 2013

Monthly Mural Wrap: A Dozen Tags for September, 2013

Here are some of the September stories on murals, street art, and public art barreling into October, like a train filled with travel happy artists.
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