street art

Post image for Turn Any Area into a “No Trump” Zone with Printable Street Signs

Last weekend, various streets across the United State became designated Donald Trump-free zones.

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Post image for The Most Beautiful Subway Station in the World: NYC Pays Tribute to Prince

Travelers through the Prince Street subway station in Manhattan yesterday may have looked twice at its signage that was temporarily transformed into a memorial for the late Prince.

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Post image for Bringing Murals to the Streets of One of LA’s Poorest Neighborhoods

LOS ANGELES — At the intersection of 48th Street and Wall Street in South Central Los Angeles, a homeless man pushes a cart filled with blankets and clothes.

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Post image for After the Fall of 5Pointz, a New Project Covers a Queens Building in Murals

On a three-block stretch of 21st Street in Long Island City, New York City’s economic and artistic evolution plays out in miniature.

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Post image for Artist Transforms Buildings in Cairo’s “Garbage City” with Massive Calligraphic Message

The destination of all of Cairo’s trash is widely known internationally as “Garbage City.” But over the past few weeks, the neighborhood of Manshiyat Naser has been witnessing an unexpected and vivid creation spread across its landscape, towering over the dirty discards that line its streets.

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Post image for Street Artist Blu Destroys 20 Years of His Work in Bologna to Protest an Exhibition

On Saturday night, the renowned and mysterious Italian street artist Blu went on an art-destroying spree through the streets of Bologna.

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Post image for Spilled Bananas, Split Blades, and Books with Bullets: Eclectic Offerings at Mana Miami

MIAMI — The Miami neighborhood of Wynwood smells like stale weed, paint fumes, and gentrification.

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Post image for Unbeliebable! Justin Bieber Reveals New Album Tracklist Through Graffiti Stunt

That freshly painted graffiti in your city isn’t just a large mural of random words — it’s the title of a song by none other than cantankerous Canuck Justin Bieber, who is using street art to promote his forthcoming album, Purpose.

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Post image for Artist Murdered in Oakland While Painting Anti-Violence Mural

On Tuesday, the 27-year-old street artist Antonio Ramos was murdered while painting a mural that was meant to brighten the run-down streets of northwestern Oakland, which has one of the highest violent crime rates in the United States.

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Post image for Artist Will Remove Bushwick Crochet Mural that Sparked Community Protest

A 15-foot-tall crocheted mural that appeared, unauthorized, on the side of a private Bushwick residence and has since stirred debate about gentrification and street art is coming down today.

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