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Women in Graffiti: A Tribute to the Women of Egypt

Women in Graffiti: A Tribute to the Women of Egypt | Street art news | Scoop.it
It’s a battle, being a woman in an Arab country, but perhaps the dire conditions makes us fighters. 
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‘Banksy: The Man Behind the Wall,’ by Will Ellsworth-Jones

‘Banksy: The Man Behind the Wall,’ by Will Ellsworth-Jones | Street art news | Scoop.it
The journalist Will Ellsworth-Jones’s book “Banksy: The Man Behind the Wall” examines the conundrums behind the graffiti artist Banksy and the growing Banksy brand.
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Meeting the Bar: Graffiti Poetry

Meeting the Bar: Graffiti Poetry | Street art news | Scoop.it
According to Wikipedia, the word on the street of the internet, ‘graffiti is writing or drawings that have been scribbled, scratched, or sprayed illicitly on a wall or other surface in a public pla...
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Banksy arrested? Or a hoax?

Banksy arrested? Or a hoax? | Street art news | Scoop.it
We're hearing reports that Banksy has been arrested, is this true, is it really him, or is this a hoax? The Reddit thread seems to be calling hoax. Some of the details are rather sketchy...
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Banksy street murals pulled from Miami auction after controversy

Banksy street murals pulled from Miami auction after controversy | Street art news | Scoop.it
USA-ART/BANKSY:Banksy street murals pulled from Miami auction after controversy
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India Street Art Project

India Street Art Project | Street art news | Scoop.it
India Street Art Project initiated by inkbrushnme. This blog is also a documentation of murals made...
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Banksy graffiti auction halted after UK outcry

Banksy graffiti auction halted after UK outcry | Street art news | Scoop.it
The stencil of a young boy sewing Union Jack bunting on an antique sewing machine vanished earlier this month from the side of a north London bargain store.
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Kurt Wenner - Master Artist and Master Architect

Kurt Wenner is the inventor of 3D Street Painting and 3D Pavement Art Illusion, and designs architecture, fine art, advertising and publicity images.
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Beloved Native American murals at Wilson-Pacific may disappear

Beloved Native American murals at Wilson-Pacific may disappear | Street art news | Scoop.it
Seattle Public Schools wants to preserve the five large murals of Native Americans painted on the Wilson-Pacific campus, which is scheduled for demolition. But the artist says he no longer wants to give the district his permission.
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Books on Buildings: 20 Bookish Murals From Around the World

Books on Buildings: 20 Bookish Murals From Around the World | Street art news | Scoop.it
As you probably know, we're pretty big fans of literary street art here at Flavorpill. But when we caught a glimpse of this beautiful bookish fresco over at the Picador Book Room, we realized we'd ...
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The Giant Storybook Project

The Giant Storybook Project | Street art news | Scoop.it
Follow along as artist duo Herakut reveal the wild and whimsical story of Lily, Jay, two giants, and...
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Street art acquires value - FT.com

Street art acquires value - FT.com | Street art news | Scoop.it
The tussle over a Banksy artwork scraped from a Wood Green wall to reappear in a Miami auction house was never meant to happen. British street art flowered as a reaction against the dizzying commodification of the art market in the 1990s.
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Just in Time for Oscars, Street Artist Gets Hollywood to Think About Its Workers - COLORLINES

Just in Time for Oscars, Street Artist Gets Hollywood to Think About Its Workers - COLORLINES | Street art news | Scoop.it
Gomez’s installation includes cardboard cutouts of the Oscar statue, a housekeeper and gardener.
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Who Owns Illegal Public Street Art Found on Private Buildings?

Who Owns Illegal Public Street Art Found on Private Buildings? | Street art news | Scoop.it
Who owns public art illegally placed onto private buildings? That's a question that came up recently after a famous Banksy work in London was ripped ou
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Banksy graffiti pulled from auction | ABC Radio Australia

Banksy graffiti pulled from auction | ABC Radio Australia | Street art news | Scoop.it
A work by renowned British graffiti artist Banksy has been withdrawn from auction in Miami amid controversy over its removal from a wall in London.
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'Stolen' Banksy mural withdrawn from sale at U.S. auction house following storm of protest as mysterious new graffiti appears in its place

'Stolen' Banksy mural withdrawn from sale at U.S. auction house following storm of protest as mysterious new graffiti appears in its place | Street art news | Scoop.it
The piece, called 'Slave Labour' mysteriously disappeared from the side of a Poundland shop in Wood Green last week.
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‘Stolen’ Street Art: International Incident or International Hoax?

‘Stolen’ Street Art: International Incident or International Hoax? | Street art news | Scoop.it
A work of ‘stolen’ street art by Banksy resulted in an international outcry this weekend. As I reported earlier, the piece mysteriously disappeared from a wall in London, only to appear in the online catalog of a Miami art auction house.
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Banksy mural: Miami auction house withdraws item from sale - video

The Banksy mural, Slave Labour, has been withdrawn from sale at the last minute by a Miami auction house on Saturday
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Banksy street murals pulled from Miami auction after controversy

Banksy street murals pulled from Miami auction after controversy | Street art news | Scoop.it
MIAMI (Reuters) - Two spray-paint murals by the elusive street artist Banksy, including one that vanished last week from a North London wall, were pulled in the 11th hour from a Miami auction on Saturday.Who...
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