News Tagged: Futura 2000

  • The Foundation Speerstra Opening in Switzerland

    Check out photos Daze was sent from the opening installation at the Foundation Speerstra in Switzerland. The foundation's graffiti based collection features works spanning his career and the careers of Dondi, Crash, Futura 2000, JonOne, Aone, Bil Blast, Rammellzee.

    ©12ozProphet - Monday October 01, 2012

  • Preview: Valmorbida Presents Future Shock, A New Collection of Works by...

    Tonight Valmorbida Gallery presents Future Shock, a never before seen collection of works by New York's very own Futura. This is Futura's first solo exhibit in NYC in nearly 12 years.

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday September 06, 2012

  • Video: Futura for Hennessy

    Following the success of their collaboration with Kaws, Hennessy has partnered with Futura to design their latest special collectors edition bottle. This video follows Futura around New York City as he discusses his graffiti background, his inspiration to think differently, and significant role his children play in his life.

    ©12ozProphet - Saturday July 14, 2012

  • Futura x Hennessy Limited Edition Bottle First Look

    Following the success of last year's campaign with KAWS, French cognac maker Hennessy has enlisted the talents of New York City graffiti legend Futura to design their latest limited edition bottle. Here are a few preview shots of what is set to be a monumental collaboration between two staples of excellence in their respective fields.

    ©12ozProphet - Friday July 13, 2012

  • Futura Does The Cover For Exit Magazine

    UK Magazine EXIT gave Futura 2000 the opportunity to do the cover for their latest Spring/Summer 2012 issue. A full length article with Futura, including a review of his "Expansions" exhibition in Paris, will be included in this issue.

    ©12ozProphet - Friday June 08, 2012

  • Recap: 'Tabatha' Book Launch at The Hole NYC

    New York's downtown set overflowed onto Bowery and Bleecker Tuesday night in support of 21-year old Tabatha McGurr's book release at The Hole Shop. Read our full recap and see photos from the evening after the jump!

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday April 12, 2012

  • Art Poesia Paints at the "Pow Wow" Art Event in Hawaii

    Good friend of 12ozProphet, Art Poesia has been in Hawaii painting for the past week at Pow Wow 2012. He sent us some pics of his abstract graffiti walls in progress and the final pieces. Check’em out here…

    ©12ozProphet - Monday February 20, 2012

  • Video: Futura Interview with Canal Street

    Don't call him Futura 2000 anymore, maybe Futura 2050 from now on. The latest interview with Futura was filmed in Paris, coinciding with his exhibition, Expansions, which recently opened at Galerie Jerome de Noirmont

    ©12ozProphet - Friday January 27, 2012

  • Video: Futura 2000 "Expansions" at Galerie Jerome De Noirmont in Paris

    Check out this behind the scenes look at Futura 2000's preparation for the opening of his show Expansions at Paris' Galerie Jerome de Noirmont on January 13, 2012. Shortly after Galerie Noirmont's 80's New York Graffiti show last spring, they've invited Futura 2000 to debut 15 works he painted in 2011, nearly 30 years after the start of his reign...

    ©12ozProphet - Friday January 13, 2012

  • Video: Classic Futura 2000 Footage

    This classic video Bates just posted on his 12oz blog is from the same era Mare139 reflects upon in the previous article 'His' Story 'Our' Story. Check out this vintage film clip interviewing Futura in the beginning of his career about his graffiti roots and the transition into the gallery world and working with the Clash.

    ©12ozProphet - Tuesday January 03, 2012

  • Photo: Futura, Zephyr, Haze, and Min Paint NY Scaffold in 1982

    Check out this awesome set of photos from 1982 when Futura 2000, Zephyr, Haze, and Min rocked classic graffiti burners on a scaffold in New York.

    ©12ozProphet - Tuesday November 29, 2011

  • Vehicles With An Artist's Touch

    Fast Art gallery of New Jersey commissioned NYCs most influential graffiti writers to create a set of unique vehicles during the late 80s and early 90s. Artists included Futura 2000, Stash, Zephyr, Keith Haring, Dondi White, Rammellzee, Sharp and others. This 87 Honda CBR1000F, design by Keith Haring, was one of the many pieces sold within minutes...

    ©12ozProphet - Tuesday June 07, 2011