We are very excited to announce “Recognition”, an award ceremony and event dedicated to Toronto’s infamous Graffiti Alley. Join us December 2nd at 8pm at Toronto Collective (289 Spadina Ave) to experience a night of epic proportions featuring an award donation, live painting by graffiti artists Bacon and Sight, DJ sets by Grouch and Taktiks, and more.
“Conservation is the preservation of human life on Earth, and that, above all else, is worth fighting for” –Rob Stewart.
The Dakuwaqa Project sets forth a new tribute mural by PangeaSeed guest artists GETSO and BirdO has emerged in Toronto this past week. It was curated by PangeaSeed Foundation and Seawalls: Artists for Oceans.
For more event and project information, please visit dakuwaqaproject.com or click the link in our profile. Special thanks to our partners: the Stewart family, City of Toronto, StART Toronto, Green Parking, Lush Cosmetics, Opus Restaurant, Notion MFG, Nuvango, Lauren Wood and Love Letter Projects with photo credit to Above Below Photo. More images after the jump!
Our friends Jarus and Jsnp got busy on a massive wall in the Liberty Village area of Toronto this past summer. Spanning a few stories high and featuring one of Jarus’ brilliant figures and Jsnp’s geometrical background elements, the talented Peter Guzda documented the whole thing for your viewing pleasure. Peep the video below.
Andy Kittmer is a Self Taught Artist that hails from a small town in south-western Ontario just outside of London and Stratford. He’s been drawing for as long as he can remember and did his first art show at a young age which sparked his interest in becoming an artist.
He has always been inspired by comics such as “Spawn” and in growing up got into graffiti and started to get some interest in it from potential buyers, at which time he turned to doing them on canvas! After that he began to dabble with all sorts of different mediums!
He then began an apprenticeship in Automotive Painting, doing airbrushing, pinstriping, signpainting and gilding!
He has now come full circle back to where it started and is doing a mixture of all the things learned along the way. His artwork fuses Illustration, with the colors of the graffiti and automotive world.
We are back yet again with a new edition of our digital publication. The 22nd instalment of Bizarre Beyond Belief Magazine includes image features with Woolly Goat and Love Letter Projects alongside interviews with Andre Kan, Dean Reynolds, Edit TVC, Imon, Sege One and Nemco. Read HERE for free or click the image!