Photos: Shepard Fairey's First NYC Solo Show In Five Years Opens In Chelsea
Shepard Fairey, one of the most famous and successful street artists in the world, spent four hours out on the gallery floor last night for the opening of his first NYC solo show in five years. Fairey...
Photos: Shepard Fairey's First NYC Solo Show In Five Years Opens In Chelsea
Shepard Fairey, one of the most famous and successful street artists in the world, spent four hours out on the gallery floor last night for the opening of his first NYC solo show in five years. Fairey...
Mike 171
Mike 171 (Graffiti Artist) (aka "White Mike", "Mighty Whitey") is one of the earliest New York City graffiti artists of the late 1960s and 1970s. He is generally credited with originating the "Puff C...
Futura 2000
Futura formerly known as "Futura 2000" is an American graffiti artist. He started to paint illegally on New York's subway in the early seventies, working with other artists such as ALI. In the early e...
Avoid pi
Adam VOID is an artist, musician and activist living in Asheville, North Carolina. VOID has worked under the pseudonym AVOID pi since 1999 and has produced numerous street works across the United Stat...
IZ the Wiz
Michael "Iz the Wiz" Martin (November 30, 1958 – June 17, 2009) was one of the most prominent graffiti writers of the New York graffiti movement of the late 70s and early 80s.
Martin was from the ...
IZ the Wiz - Wikipedia
Teako170
Teako170 is a New York City graffiti-writer from the Wakefield area of the Bronx. He started tagging in 1972 at the age of seven-years-old when New York graffiti was still in its infancy. In the late ...
Teako170 - Wikipedia
PHASE 2
PHASE 2 is one of the most influential and well known New York City aerosol artists. Mostly active in the 1970s, Phase 2 is generally credited with originating the "bubble letter" style of aerosol wri...
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Nick Falcon
Nick Falcon (born July 20, 1968) is an American musician best known as guitarist, composer, lyricist and singer of the band The Young Werewolves.
Falcon was born in Philadelphia. An early interest...
Nick Falcon - Wikipedia
Julio 204
JULIO 204 was one of the first graffiti writers in New York City. Julio was a Puerto Rican who lived on 204th street and was a member of the "Savage Skulls" gang. He started writing his nickname in hi...
Julio 204 - Wikipedia
Erni Vales
Erni Vales, for whom the initials EVL in the company name EVL Productions Inc., stand for is a graffiti artist whose vision and approach have developed atypical to most graffiti artists from New York ...
Adam Cost
Cost is the tag name of a graffiti writer who, from the early 1980s to the mid-1990s, blanketed New York City and the surrounding metropolitan area with his wheatpaste stickers, spray paint tags and ...
B.N.E. (artist)
BNE is a New York-based graffiti artist, who has left his mark in cities throughout the world, including the United States, Canada, Asia, Australia, Europe, and South America. His identity is unknown ...
B.N.E. (artist) - Wikipedia
Stay High 149
Wayne Roberts (October 20, 1950 – June 11, 2012), known as Stay High 149, was an American graffiti artist.
Roberts was born in Emporia, Virginia, moving to the Bronx, New York at age six. He ...
Claw Money
Claw Money (born Claudia Gold, in 1968, New York) is a New York-based graffiti writer turned fashion designer and has been internationally recognized and acclaimed within the street art movement.
1134nyc
1134NYC is formerly an art collective based in Brooklyn NYC. The 1134nyc bomb logo was created by Mint and Hek. The name 1134 was chosen due to some members from the collective being in a graffiti cre...
1134nyc - Wikipedia
George Ibanez
George “Crime79” Ibañez (b. New York, New York December 31, 1964) is a famous New York City-based graffiti artist. He was introduced to graffiti art while attending Franklin K. Lane High School and be...
David Choe
David Choe (born April 21, 1976) is an American figure painter, muralist, graffiti artist and graphic novelist of Korean descent. His figure paintings, which explore themes of desire, degradation, and...
David Choe - Wikipedia
ALI (graffiti artist)
ALI was the graffiti name of artist and musician Marc André Edmonds, also known as J. Walter Negro, “The Playin’ Brown Rapper.” As ALI, he is best known as the founder of 'Soul Artists' and originator...
Mear One
Mear One (born 1971 as Kalen Ockerman in Santa Cruz, California, USA) is a Los Angeles-based artist, famously known for his often-political street graffiti art. Commonly referred to as the 'Michelange...
Neck Face
Neck Face (born 1984 in Stockton, California) is an anonymous graffiti artist. He is known for his frightening drawing style and humorous writings.
Neck Face began tagging in Stockton, California ...
Neck Face - Wikipedia
Smear (Cristian Gheorghiu)
Cristian Gheorghiu became famous as an American street artist/graffiti artist and contemporary painter under the name of Smear in the 2000s. He further rose to prominence in a series of high-profile a...
Smear (Cristian Gheorghiu) - Wikipedia
Tim Conlon (artist)
Tim Conlon (born 1974 in Alexandria, Virginia) is an American artist and graffiti writer known for large-scale murals and works on canvas. He was featured as one of several artists (including Kehinde ...
Chris Johanson
Chris Johanson is an American painter and street artist. He is a member of San Francisco's Mission School art movement.
Johanson was born in suburban San Jose, California in 1968. He grew up skat...
Chris Johanson - Wikipedia
SJK 171
SJK 171 (Graffiti Artist) (aka Steve the Greek) is one of the earliest New York City graffiti artists of the late 1960s and 1970s. He is generally credited with originating the "swiggly lines", a sty...
SJK 171 - Wikipedia
Deuce 7
Deuce 7 (a.k.a. Deuce Seven, Twenty Seven, 27) is the pseudonym of an American artist based in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Deuce 7 has been a railfan (trainspotter) since his early days, and eventuall...
Deuce 7 - Wikipedia
Erik Brunetti
Erik Brunetti (born 5 May 1967) is an American artist, designer, director and founder of lifestyle and clothing brand FUCT.
Brunetti's installation “Lost” was first exhibited in 1996 at OK Harris ...
Erik Brunetti - Wikipedia
Galo Canote
Galo Canote (also known as "Make" or "MakeOne" and "LoveGalo") is a graffiti artist born in Los Angeles. He also lived in Guadalajara in the mid 1980s.
At an early age, it is said Galo was heavily...