Ron English – Popaganda

Ron English – Popaganda

August 5th, 2013 | Documentaries, Pop Art, Street Art, USA, Videos

The modern day Robin Hood of Madison Avenue, the subversive artist Ron English is on a mission to liberate all billboards. He paints, perverts, infiltrates, reinvents and satirizes modern culture on hundreds of pirated billboards. Popaganda chronicles the evolution of an artist who offers an… Read More

Ian Strange: SUBURBAN

Ian Strange: SUBURBAN

SUBURBAN is a multi-faceted photography, film and installation exhibition created by artist Ian Strange (alias Kid Zoom). 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… Read More

Urbanbugs – Street Art Documentary from Turkey

Urbanbugs – Street Art Documentary from Turkey

June 21st, 2013 | Documentaries, Street Art, Turkey

With the protests in Turkey going on, it seems to be about time to feature “Urbanbugs”, a fine documentary from 2010 which takes a look at Graffiti, Stencil, Wheatpasting and Street Art in Istanbul before #OccupyGezi. Besides it’s visual contribution to the urban life, street… Read More

Ben Eine – 6 Documentaries about the Street Artist as a Young Man

Ben Eine – 6 Documentaries about the Street Artist as a Young Man

June 19th, 2013 | Documentaries, Street Art, Videos

Ben Eine, a former Lloyds of London agent, became famous with a hand designed font named Vandalism, which popped up in illegal spaces everywhere. He designed the 50th anniversary poster for Amnesty International, has a piece in the White House and he travels the world… Read More

2 Graffiti Videos too good to ignore

2 Graffiti Videos too good to ignore

June 17th, 2013 | Graffiti, Street Art, Videos

Originally born and raised in Germany in 1981 ”Bond TruLuv” became involved in graffiti-writing at the beginning of this millennium. Since then he has eagerly committed himself to examining new ways of composing letters and calligraphic ways of expression, as well as modes of fine… Read More

PAINTWORK – Augmented Reality Graffiti

PAINTWORK – Augmented Reality Graffiti

April 21st, 2013 | Film, Graffiti, Street Art, Technology, Videos

New Scientist’s Arc Magazine and science fiction author Tim Maughan are proud to announce the online debut of the low budget, experimental short film Paintwork. Set in near-future Bristol – the British city known internationally for spawning Banksy – it follows augmented reality graffiti artist… Read More

Watch: OBEY THE GIANT – The Story of Shepard Fairey

Watch: OBEY THE GIANT – The Story of Shepard Fairey

April 15th, 2013 | Film, Street Art, USA, Videos

This is the first narrative film about the early life of street artist Shepard Fairey and the origin of his OBEY GIANT street art campaign. The film is based on the true story of Shepard Fairey’s first act of street art during his time at… Read More

Global Street Art – Palestine, Egypt and Libya

Global Street Art – Palestine, Egypt and Libya

Journalist and blogger Soraya Morayef, who has covered the Egyptian revolution’s graffiti, produced new video reports about the street art of the Arab world, as part of a series for MOCAtv, the YouTube channel of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. Read Soraya Morayef’s… Read More

el Seed – Master of Calligraffiti

el Seed – Master of Calligraffiti

ikonoTv has featured el Seed early on and continues to be amazed by his work. The Jara Mosque in Gabes boasts the tallest minaret in all of Tunisia and now it is covered in el Seed’s signature calligraffiti. Exactly one year after the Jasmine revolution,… Read More

The Facadeprinter

The Facadeprinter

March 8th, 2013 | Murals, Street Art, Technology

The Facadeprinter uses paintballs to draw huge images onto walls. Dot by dot, it thus creates mural artworks. The Facadeprinter is a large-scale communication tool, an ink-dot printer in architectural dimensions – and the first distance-printer in the world. The machine is integrated into a… Read More