Throwie by Kik /// GRL (Graffiti Research Lab) France ///

Le site industriel rue des Grands Mortiers est une friche culturelle occupée depuis 2001 par la Compagnie Off et le pOlau - pôle des arts urbains. En cours de réhabilitation, il sera inauguré en janvier 2015. Son nom, le Point H^UT, fait écho à sa tour de 22 mètres qui s'élèvera depuis le hangar central. Le 18 et 19 février 2014 a… Lire la suite Throwie by Kik /// GRL (Graffiti Research Lab) France ///

Publicités

Nid-de-Poule Cracking

Le Nid-de-Poule Cracking (voir ma petite gallerie : https://sayf.wordpress.com/urban-hacking/nid-de-poule-cracking ) est un nouveau jeu exploitant une faille de sécurité urbaine. Je vous invite à lire ce petit billet publié sur le site du Collectif Citoyen Métèques & Aliens. http://cc-meta.cc/2014/01/13/nid-de-poule-cracking/ --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ?? Vous êtes encore là ? Allez ! Ouste !

SETH ~ Globe Painter ~

Depuis 1996, Julien "Seth" Malland , peintre globe-trotter, auteur, éditeur, illustrateur, graphiste réalise des fresques figuratives et des carnets de voyage/collages magnifiques. A l'occasion du festival  Mix'terres (N°6) qui s'est déroulé à Blois et par l'intermédiaire de mon ami "Le Mouchard" j'ai pu le rencontrer et échanger quelques mots en explosant au passage la théorie des… Lire la suite SETH ~ Globe Painter ~

Cholo Writing ~ ITW with François Chastanet ~

Cholo writing is the style of graffiti used by Mexican gangs in Los Angeles. Unlike its bulbous comic counterpart on the East Coast, Cholo has roots in curiously formal calligraphic and black letter traditions. This unique typographic language has been documented in a new book, Cholo Writing: Latino Gang Graffiti in Los Angeles (Dokument Press), by François… Lire la suite Cholo Writing ~ ITW with François Chastanet ~

PRO ~ GT-VMD-UB ~

In 1995 when I started doing graffiti, there were not many books and magazines & nothing on Internet to see what was happening. Since the beginning, I'm only interested by tags & throwies, the pieces are sometimes pretty cool but I don't always find the energy inside... The first fill'in that struck me was from… Lire la suite PRO ~ GT-VMD-UB ~

Street Art View

Red Bull has released a new project called "Street Art View". The project is an interactive Google map that showcases graffiti around the world from the comfort of your computer. Anyone (in theory) who come across street art on their way can tag it on the website and help build the collection...a nice tracking tool… Lire la suite Street Art View

Sacha Jenkins & the birth of hip-hop.

Sacha Jenkins, graffiti writer (SHR), Author (“Piecebook: The Secret Drawings of Graffiti Writers”) & co-founder of ego trip magazine,  producer of the White Rapper Show, former editor of Mass Appeal, theater writer (Deez Nuts !) and Astoria resident, breaks down for Gasface a widely accepted story of the birth of Hip-hop from the other side of the Tri-Borough Bridge.… Lire la suite Sacha Jenkins & the birth of hip-hop.