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Blek le Rat: Grandfather of Stencilled Graffiti

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October 1st, 2010

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Blek le Rat is the pioneer of stenciled graffiti art. Not wanting to imitate common American graffiti, he took his own take on the matter and started stencilling black rats all over the streets of Paris in 1981. [ Continue Reading ]

Take a moment to swoon over Swoon

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July 13th, 2010

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Graffiti is much more than spray paint and over-sized letters now-a-days. [ Continue Reading ]

Graffiti, if you can believe it…

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August 4th, 2009

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When most people think about graffiti they often think of eye sores and vandals marking walls, buildings and anything else that can be “tagged” but  is an artist and does an amazing job with some cans of spray paint! [ Continue Reading ]

Mountain Dew, Do the Art

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July 29th, 2009

dewart 315x400 Mountain Dew, Do the ArtMountain Dew recently held a contest to find 50 people worthy of winning a limited taste-test kit.   The kit included a set of seven new flavors, and these 50 people would decide which of the flavors would be the top three potential flavors for a final contest.  These 50 people would also receive a one-of-a-kind piece of Mountain Dew Art work. [ Continue Reading ]

Save the Graffiti!

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June 15th, 2009

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If you see graffiti on public property, chances are that within a week, it will be covered up by that awkward shade of gray paint that they paint over graffiti with universally.

What makes graffiti different from any other works of art? If there is a plain wall, why not add some spice?

Notorious English graffiti artist, Banksy, likes to make a statement by showing that graffiti is art. [ Continue Reading ]

KAWS-Graffiti Artist Documents His Work

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March 6th, 2009
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Daniel is a young graffiti artist with a mission:  To help the world realize that art does not have to exist in a social vacuum.  Under the tag KAWS, he wants to make art visible to more [ Continue Reading ]

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Designer Playing Cards

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February 26th, 2009

spades 305x400 Designer Playing CardsFour Australian artists teamed up and designed their own playing cards.  The group call themselves Suit Up and there are now 19 artists collaborating.  They come from many different art backgrounds including street art, comic, and illustration art.  They work together to design an original theme for each suit.  The detail is so delicious and entertaining, it takes playing cards to a whole new dimension. It’s awesome to see the unique styles come through.

Nerdy Graffiti

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February 10th, 2009

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So here is some proof that us nerds do go outside, infact we don’t just go outside, we do graffiti as well! Granted majority of you simply won’t understand the humor in these, I assure you it all makes sense. What’s next? Hacker gangs? Ugh we have those too now, freaking internets!