News Tagged: Interview

  • 12ozProphet Exclusive interview: El Kamino

    Originality is a key component in any dope style and El Kamino definitely has it. El Kamino began cultivating his unique style as he explored what the Virginian landscapes and freight yards had to offer. Check out this exclusive interview after the jump!

    ©12ozProphet - Wednesday August 08, 2012

  • Video: Fahr Street Art Festival in Catalonia, Spain

    Fahr 2012 has released a short documentary about the street art festival of Catalunya, which occurred recently in the village of Amposta, Catalonia, Spain. The video features artists including Lluc Queralt, Btoy, Filippo Minelli, Kenor, Ever, and many others. Check out this interesting mini-doc after the jump, directed by Asbel Esteve.

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday August 02, 2012

  • The Hundreds Interviews Bobby Ruiz on the History of Tribal Streetwear

    The Hundreds has recently interviewed Bobby Ruiz from Tribal Streetwear about the history of the California based brand that is now 20+ years in the game and going strong. Check out the video after the jump.

    ©12ozProphet - Wednesday August 01, 2012

  • Video: History of the MF Doom Mask by KEO for Frank 151

    Frank 151 just released this nice video interview of Brooklyn-born graffiti writer, designer (and former 12ozProphet blogger) Keo, discussing the history of MF Doom's art direction and recalls his involvement in the creative evolution of the mc's iconic mask. While you're at it, you may also want to check out Doom's new release: "Guv'nor" from his...

    ©12ozProphet - Friday July 27, 2012

  • 12ozProphet Exclusive Interview: Photographer and Urban Explorer Nathan...

    Nathan Kensinger is an award-winning interdisciplinary artist who currently calls Brooklyn home. Through the lenses of film and photography (among many others) his work often explores New York's overlooked urban landscapes and hinterlands. Check out this exclusive interview and explore some of New York's most forgotten spaces.

    ©12ozProphet - Sunday July 22, 2012

  • The London Olympics War on Graffiti

    Appearing to be in preparation for the London 2012 Olympic games, the British Transport Police has raided a number of homes allegedly belonging to graffiti artists. One of which was Darren Cullen the owner of a popular graffiti company.

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday July 19, 2012

  • Kidult Interview on Hypebeast

    Recently Kidult has been making headlines for his bold fire extinguisher tags on the storefronts of some of the most well known luxury brands worldwide. Encouraged by a desire to salvage the art of graffiti that he believes has been commercialized and trivialized, Kidult agreed to an interview with Hypebeast to talk about his motives.

    ©12ozProphet - Saturday July 14, 2012

  • Trailer: "Underbelly" London's DDS Crew featured in Documentary by The...

    London's DDS Crew is featured in a documentary called "Underbelly" made by one of the UK's main media organizations, The Guardian. This trailer gives a brief overview of DDS and a sample of years of footage compiled by the crew.

    ©12ozProphet - Tuesday July 10, 2012

  • Bombing Science June Recap feat. Interviews with Legal BTH and Block by...

    Bombing Science has released their June recap. This months issue features interviews with Block by Block Ink and Legal BTH as well as the monthly Bombing, Sketch and Walls section with choice flicks from around the world.

    ©12ozProphet - Tuesday July 10, 2012

  • Barry McGee Interviewed by P.M. Tenore in Bl!sss Magazine July Issue

    Check out this great interview of Barry McGee by P.M. Tenore for the July issue of Bl!sss magazine. In a refreshing twist (no pun intended), Tenore's interview shies away from the usual gallery and graffiti topics and focuses instead on the deep passion the San Francisco-based artist has for the ocean and surfing. The entire interview as well as a...

    ©12ozProphet - Tuesday July 10, 2012

  • Video: Arc U5 interview with Human

    The Bushwick based U5 crew, with writers like Audie and Arc leading the way, held Brooklyn down throughout the 1980′s-1990′s. Now in 2012, Arc is fresh out of retirement in an effort to bring back all aspects of 90's graff..

    ©12ozProphet - Monday July 09, 2012

  • Voice of Art Documentary Series - Street Art vs. Illegal Billboards

    LA-based artist collective Cyrcle exposes the battle between art and advertising when they discover that while law enforcement has been cracking down on street art and murals, bizarre laws have allowed corporations to illegally place over 4000 billboard ads in their city.

    ©12ozProphet - Friday July 06, 2012