Our man and recent BBB interviewee, Steam156, is on a mission to bring the best and brightest in graffiti and street art on the streets of London by taking you on a graffiti tour. Steam156 is the legendary graffiti and street art documenter with over 28 years experience of documenting graffiti art around the world. He is also the author of the highly rated books “100 UK Graffiti Artists” and “Street art London.” If you want to see more information about his new endeavour visit the website and book a tour now!
“Unformal” Geso and Poesia will exhibit a new series of work that embodies the concept of Un-Formal, work that is not defined by historical or contemporary canon and exists as a hybrid of painting in its post-historical sense merged with their graffiti urban art history. Both artists whom come from a Graffiti background yet paint with a contemporary spirit find themselves at a point of departure from their history as painters as their work embodies personal traits prevalent in both art forms. More images, information and details about the show after the jump!
Open Doors is a collective grouping the duo Anisha Patelita (video director) and Pascale Déau (executive assistant for the Artist for Peace and Justice, a non profit based in NYC). Open Doors underlings the expressions of cultural diversity through videos reports that will make you discover different cuisine, music, and art in general, all around the world. Open Doors introduces you to authentic experiences in the universe of different people who open their doors on their way of thinking, living and doing things. The duo met Chris Dyer, artist native of Peru, known for his amazing colored work in Montreal’s Streets. His style is psychedelic; indeed, he mixes difference arts and links his passions. He loves skateboarding, travelling, and painting. Follow us and discover the universe of this incredible artist?
Ruben Aguirre (also known as LIKES1) is a Chicago based painter who has transitioned from graffiti writing to abstract painter/contemporary muralist. He has produced a number of murals in the Chicago land area, and recently exhibited in “Paint, Paste, Sticker: Chicago Street Art” at the Chicago Cultural Center, and in The National Museum of Mexican Art exhibit, “Outside In: The Mexican-American Street Art Movement in Chicago”. He received a B.A. from Columbia College Chicago with a concentration in painting in 2002. Ruben was born in 1979 in Chicago, Illinois.
Our buddies at Bombing Science are doing an amazing contest that entails giving away 94 cans of Flame Paint. Flame is a low-pressure paint developed by Molotow and manufactured in Europe and is now gaining a ton of momentum. The best part about this contest is how easy it is, just subscribe HERE and then you’re entered to win. Good luck!