Jersey Fresh Jam Art, New York.

by Bridget Clerkin/The Times of Trenton TRENTON — It might be called Jersey Fresh, but it came out of a can — a spray can. Graffiti artists from around the country flocked to Trenton Saturday for the ninth annual Jersey Fresh Jam, a festival highlighting graffiti, street art, music and community held at the Terracycle […]

Colla and De Young’s Street Creations.

Eddie Colla. Thailand. 2014. (photo © Eddie Colla) In the descriptive text accompanying these images about their year-end excursion and touristing, they paint an apocalyptic scene – references to sex and prostitution and corruption and citywide celebrations at temples as they say they spread their large format wheat-pastes across Bangkok, Pattaya and Koh Samet. Here […]

Classical Art meets the Street in Kiev.

In line with when classical paintings meet street art, here are the creations of the Ukrainian art director Alexey Kondakov, who inserts the characters from the masterpieces of classical painting in the streets of Kiev, from Caravaggio to Nicolas Regnier through Francesco Furini… See more Images via The characters of classical painting invite themselves in […]

The Rainbow House created from an 1840s Home.

The artist Kat O’ Sullivan has been creating upcycled sweaters and clothing for over 20 years. “It seems like anything within my grasp ends up painted a million colors,” she says. And this statement certainly held true when the artist decided to purchase a home in upstate New York that had been built in 1840. […]

Mural by Adnate the tallest in Southern Hemisphere.

by Richard Willingham The 20-storey public housing tower and its mural dominates the Collingwood skyline. Image Credit: ABC News The 20-storey mural is the tallest in the Southern Hemisphere. Artist Matt Adnate hopes the artwork brings pride to residents of the housing flats The work follows widespread success of silo art across Australia The grade […]

Blending into the Street with MP5.

Italian street artist MP5 added a little optical illusion with a street piece he completed in Abruzzo, Italy for the Visione Periferica Street Art Festival. The piece, titled Root of Evil, is quite eye-catching with the thick black and white composition. But it is the fact that it bleeds onto the sidewalk below that really […]

The Art of Birmingham Mall.

Birmingham street art by Goosensei All pictures provided by Street Art Birmingham The city – particularly around Digbeth – is attracting talented artists who use the urban landscape as their canvas. And the good thing about street art is, it changes from month to month. “It is a a creative phenomenon and its form is […]

Roadside Wonders of the Soviet by Herwig.

Standing stark against silent desert backdrops like sculptures made for Burning Man, these leftover Soviet structures are actually bus stops scattered throughout one of the most sparsely populated regions on Earth. Photographer Christopher Herwig followed bus routes from Estonia to Armenia to photograph odd little roadside shelters in former Soviet satellite states for a new […]

Melbourne’s Painted Streets.

LucyLucy, Box Hill LucyLucy is a French artist who has made Melbourne her home. Her works always suggest a story or a relationship. This wall in a Box Hill laneway is a celebration of sisterhood with a Japanese city. Her exclusively female characters are always beautiful but she adds to their charm by draping them […]

No Wall off Limits to Martyn Reed in Norway.

Martyn Reed is sitting in his office overlooking the harbour in the Norwegian city of Stavanger. He’s a long way from his Yorkshire roots and his home city of Leeds, but he has never felt more at home in this oil-rich rainy city of some 120,000 souls in the country’s third largest conurbation. It’s not […]