Cai Guo-Qiang‘s newest large-scale installation “Heritage” is a flock of 99 life-size replicas of wild animals including giraffes, pandas, lions, tigers, and kangaroos drinking from a pool of blue water. The installation is apart of his first solo exhibition “Falling Back To Earth” in Australia, at Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art in South Brisbane.
This video might be one of the most innovative and all around cool videos graffiti has ever produced. Presented by Ironlak and shot/edited by Selina Miles and art painted by the infamous Sofles and other Australian heavy hitters; Fintan Magee, Treas & Quench. Definitely take a minute to soak in this video after the jump.
SUBURBAN is a multifaceted photography, film and installation exhibition created by artist Ian Strange. Over a two year period Strange worked with a film crew and volunteers in Ohio, Detroit, Alabama, New Jersey, New York and New Hampshire to create, photograph and film eight site specific interventions incorporating suburban homes. The recording of these interventions through film and photographic documentation forms the basis of new a solo exhibition at the National Gallery of Victoria on July 26 and a short-film which will be released in late 2013.
Now, we know we say “this is the crazy stuff we’ve seen in a long time” and that tends to be true. However, this video of Australian graffiti artist, SOFLES, definitely merits us saying it. This video entitled “Infinite” shows SOFLES painting copious amounts of brilliant pieces in the same spot. We wonder how he has that much energy to pop off so hard and so many times.
In a new “5 Minutes In” episode from the boys at iLoveGraffiti, we have some serious train action from Sydney, Australia. Featuring a number of writers from the city who definitely put a hurting on it, this video is sure to impress. Writers such as Jayzo, Verge, Plague, Amoe, Deks, Prol, Urge und Sica all make an appearance and you’ll definitely be on the edge of your seat the way the video closes off. Trust us.
All Yards Productions is a brand new Australian hardcore graffiti video, set to come out sometime this year. Judging by the teaser, it looks really rugged and going to have an amazing amount of footage.