News Tagged: 12ozProphet

  • Gallery Opening: Exclusive Preview of West One's 'Freedom Suite' Opening...

    In anticipation of West One’s Freedom Suite opening tonight, Mare139 posted a slide show preview on his 12oz blog with candid behind the scenes photographs of the works in progress. The 12oz team got a first look at a couple of the beautiful paintings from this body of work.

    ©12ozProphet - Friday September 30, 2011

  • Mobb Deep Kicks Off The Red Bull Music Academy at Webster Hall

    Last Sunday, Queens rap group Mobb Deep headlined a raucous double-header at NYC’s Webster Hall to kick off the Red Bull Music Academy. The afternoon began with a conversation led by Egotrip co-founder Sacha Jenkins, who took Prodigy and Havoc down memory lane as the pair discussed the origins of their second album, The Infamous. Select tracks...

    ©12ozProphet - Friday September 30, 2011

  • 12ozProphet Forum Shot of the Day: Rime MSK Truck

    Here is our 12ozProphet Forum Shot of the Day. We found this killer Rime MSK truck posted in the MSK Flicks section of the Writers Forum by stillalive.

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday September 29, 2011

  • Photos: Trusto Corp Street Interventions in Brooklyn

    Trusto Corp just uploaded photos of a couple street interventions around Brooklyn. Scroll down to check out a few that we love. You can find more on their Flickr Photostream.

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday September 29, 2011

  • News: Michael Moore Book Signing Tonight to Help Save St Mark's Bookshop

    Michael Moore has been hanging around Wall Street, conducting speeches and interviews in support of the Occupy Wall Street movement while simultaneously working to save the St. Mark's Bookshop, which is on the brink of going out of business. Tonight Moore will be at St. Marks for an impromptu book signing for his new memoir Here Comes Trouble,...

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday September 29, 2011

  • Video: Sabe KST New York Chaos

    Earlier today Handselecta posted two new videos on their 12oz blog. In the first, titled New York Chaos, Sabe makes a mess on Rivington Street shooting quarts of paint with a make-shift launcher made out of a pipe and spring. In the second video Sabe creates a drawing with a windshield wiper smearing ink across the page. In both, Sabe is interested...

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday September 29, 2011

  • Gallery Opening: Tomorrow Night Check Out West One 'Freedom Suite' at...

    Yesterday esteemed artist, graffiti writer, and 12oz blogger West One posted a video by Joey Gallagher of the recent Freedom Suite mural he painted in Los Angeles. The mural coincides with an exhibition of West's work at Environment opening tomorrow night. West was one of the most prominent writers through the end of the subway graffiti movement....

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday September 29, 2011

  • 12ozProphet Photo Of The Day: SoHo Sticker Spot

    Here is our 12ozProphet Photo of the Day. The 12oz team spotted this impressive group of stickers still running on a window in SoHo.

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday September 29, 2011

  • News: Michael Moore and Susan Sarandon Show Support for the Occupy Wall...

    The Occupy Wall Street movement is gaining more attention, not only from police brutality videos, but also from celebrity support. Susan Sarandon as well as Michael Moore joined forces with occupiers, repeating a message of: “We are the 99 percent that will no longer tolerate the greed and corruption of the 1 percent.” Michael Moore has been...

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday September 29, 2011

  • Video: The (S) Files at El Museo del Barrio

    Yesterday Cope2 posted on his 12oz Blog a video about The (S) Files 2011, El Museo del Barrio's Bienal. If you haven't had a chance to check out this exhibition yet, it features some of the most innovative, cutting-edge art created by Latino, Caribbean, and Latin American artists currently working in the greater New York area. This year's edition...

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday September 29, 2011

  • News: Protesters March Down Broadway to Protest the Execution of Troy Davis

    Protesters flooded the streets last week in solidarity with Troy Davis, an African American man executed by means of lethal injection on September 21. Troy Davis was sentenced to death for the murder of a police officer in Savannah, Georgia on August 19, 1989. Last year, seven of the nine witnesses who originally testified against him changed or...

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday September 29, 2011

  • 12ozProphet Forum Shot of the Day: Midnight Train

    Here is our 12ozProphet Forum Shot of the Day. There was so much great graffiti uploaded to the Writers Forum over the past 24 hours that choosing a Shot of the Day was a real challenge. In the end, I just felt like this photo embodies that feeling when you've been waiting half an hour and you finally see the light of and oncoming train. I was...

    ©12ozProphet - Wednesday September 28, 2011