News Tagged: Detroit

  • 12ozProphet Photo of the Day: Ces Brings the Bronx to Detroit

    This photo came to us by way of Terror 161 who was on the scene to witness the transformation of the derelict capital of the rust belt into a veritable graffiti utopia thanks to the Detroit Beautification Project. As Detroit becomes a destination for graffiti writers from all over the world, one might mistakenly think they were in the BX when...

    ©12ozProphet - Monday May 07, 2012

  • Photo: Askew Going Huge in Red, White, and Blue in Detroit

    We have been keeping a close eye on the Detroit thread in the Writers Forum for daily updates of the Detroit Beautification Project. Fresh off his stay in Los Angeles where he recently went big with the help of Zes and the LA Freewalls project, the graffiti ambassador of New Zealand, Askew TMD is going to work in Detroit with this huge red, white,...

    ©12ozProphet - Monday May 07, 2012

  • 12ozProphet Forum Shot of the Day: Knows, Yes2, and Dmote in Detroit

    As we continue to anxiously await the latest photos from the streets of Detroit, pictures like these give us some context. Knows, Yes2, and Dmote are three veterans in the game. They clearly burned this grey wall but what really makes the photo is mansion or castle in the background. The MSK painted on the buffed out sign on the right is pretty...

    ©12ozProphet - Monday May 07, 2012

  • 12ozProphet Forum Shot of the Day: Risk in Detroit - Goodbye Packard

    This photo is of LA graffiti writer Risk MSK in Detroit. The style is clean, the colors are fresh. This piece brings a burst of life and energy to the abandoned factory wall. And we continue to check the Detroit thread for the latest updates on what's going down.

    ©12ozProphet - Sunday May 06, 2012

  • Photo: Sever's Cheeky Murals in Detroit Predict the Death of Street Art

    In a series of comedic new murals by Sever in Detroit he illustrates the death of Street Art with a casket being carried by Twist, Os Gemeos, Shepard Fairey, Banksy, Futura, and Kaws. Also it appears as though even Captain America has fallen victim to the epidemic of obesity in this country with 7-11 Big Gulp and corndog in hand.

    ©12ozProphet - Saturday May 05, 2012

  • 12ozProphet Forum shot of the Day: Agent and Rusle in Detroit

    Here is our 12ozProphet Forum Shot of the Day. These are fresh pieces by Agent and Rusle in Detroit. The spot looks pretty badass with the wall torn up and all of the wreckage in the foreground...

    ©12ozProphet - Friday May 04, 2012

  • Photo: All Star Line-Up Beautify Detroit Walls

    It appears as though the Detroit Beautification Project has officially kicked off. Check out fresh new burners by an all star line-up of graffiti writers including Revok, Risk, Nekst, Steel, Askew, Knows, Yes2, Dmote, and Ces.

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday May 03, 2012

  • 12ozProphet Forum shot of the Day: Chaos and Steel Burn Detroit

    The derelict city walls of Detroit have been brought to life as the local graffiti scene has become a destination for some of the biggest graffiti writers across the country. In this photo Chaos and Steel rocked full-fledged burners with coordinating color schemes in these illegal street pieces.

    ©12ozProphet - Monday April 30, 2012

  • Revok "Sacrilege" Print Release TODAY To Support The Detroit...

    1xRUN worked with Revok on a print dropping TODAY with proceeds from the sale going to support The Detroit Beautification Project. Our friends at 1xRUN gave 12ozProphet readers an exclusive first look at the new print. Check it out after the jump!

    ©12ozProphet - Tuesday April 17, 2012

  • Video: Packard Plant Projects - The Man Who Calls The Detroit Factory Home

    Some might say that living in the abandoned plant of a car company that no longer exists is a travesty. For Allan Hill, it's home. Not your typical episode of Cribs, take a look at this man's lifestyle in this short documentary.

    ©12ozProphet - Monday April 16, 2012

  • Video: Tead for Curbed Detroit

    Dressed in all black like a graffiti ninja, Detroit based graffiti writer Tead rocks a burner in the office of Curbed Detroit.

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday April 12, 2012

  • MSK & TMD Burning - Detroit Warehouse Goes Up In Flames

    MSK and TMD were literally on fire a few days ago, after a Warehouse in Detroit sporting their rollers went up in flames (too many puns to be listed). Definitely not something you see everyday. Check out the news report video and photos after the jump.

    ©12ozProphet - Friday March 30, 2012