News Tagged: Los-Angeles

  • Recap: "Public Works" at LALA Gallery

    This past weekend LALA Gallery hosted the first part of a two-part exhibition, Public Works, featuring large scale paintings by renowned contemporary artists in one of public media’s most controversial spaces - the billboard.

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday August 09, 2012

  • Step by Step Video of Mear One's "Allegory Of Complacency" Mural in Los...

    Mear One has released a new video documenting his recent literary inspired mural entitled "Allegory of Complaceny" painted in Los Angeles, California. The title refers to the Greek philosopher Plato's "Allegory of the Cave" from his classic work, The Republc. In the video Mear gives a brief description of the allegory while showing you step by...

    ©12ozProphet - Tuesday August 07, 2012

  • Skate: Etnies Fall 2012 Line - Downtown LA

    To show off the new line from Etnies coming out in the Fall, the team gathered up in Downtown Los Angeles to shoot some footage. From this video we get a nice taste of the clothing and shoes to expect and some nice tricks as well.

    ©12ozProphet - Tuesday August 07, 2012

  • Video: Esteh Burns Wall in Los Angeles

    Esteh has been putting in work in LA for a minute, here he ventures out into the Los Angeles sprawl to spread the good word about that funk.

    ©12ozProphet - Tuesday August 07, 2012

  • Video: Urban Legends Art Show 2012

    The Urban Legends 2012 Art Show and Auction took place in Los Angeles a couple months back and the Estria Foundation has just released a video documenting the event. This unique art show's goal was to bring together 70s master muralists, ‘80s and ‘90s graffiti writers, and modern day street artists, to celebrate 45 years of Art in Public. The...

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday August 02, 2012

  • Preview: Uglar Paints a Billboard for LA Freewalls "Public Works" Show

    In preparation for the Public Works show at LALA Gallery opening tomorrow, Friday August 3rd, Uglar painted a beautiful 15' x 50' mural that combines their skills in murals, tattoos, and fine art.

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday August 02, 2012

  • Rime and Trav Team Up in Hollywood

    Rime and Trav have teamed up for this impressive new mural in Los Angeles, California. Peep the lined paper style Rime is putting into his new work. Check out pics of the individual pieces and whole wall after the jump. Enjoy.

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday August 02, 2012

  • Mike Miller Launches a Kickstarter for Book Featuring Famous West Coast...

    Photographer, Mike Miller has launched a Kickstarter page to raise funds for the 2nd edition of West Coast Hip Hop: A History in Pictures. This book compiles his pictures of the early years of West Coast rappers including album covers and never before seen pictures of the likes of Snoop Dogg, Tupac, Eazy E, NWA, Ice Cube, Ice T, Too Short, Cypress...

    ©12ozProphet - Wednesday August 01, 2012

  • Recap: Revok "Gilgamesh" and Saber "Beautification" at Known Gallery

    This past weekend Known Gallery hosted the highly anticipated solo show's of Revok and Saber. The gallery opened to a packed house of curious fans waiting to see the newest creations from Revokʼs Gilgamesh and Saberʼs Beautification.

    ©12ozProphet - Tuesday July 31, 2012

  • Preview: WCA Crew Paints Billboard for LA Freewalls "Public Works" Show

    In preparation for the "Public Works" art show at LALA Gallery Friday Aug. 3, members of the WCA crew (Mear One, Zane, Evolve, Bazar, and Pyro) painted a beautiful 15' x 50' mural on a billboard canvas. This groundbreaking two-part exhibit, a collaboration with LA Freewalls and MacDonald Media to benefit Art Share LA, features murals by renowned...

    ©12ozProphet - Tuesday July 31, 2012

  • Mear One Featured in "New Day" Alicia Keys Official Lyric Video

    Mear One is the lead in the new official lyric video for Alecia Keys song "New Day". In the video, Mear One stylishly writes out the lyrics to the song, illustrates particular sections, as well as does a "New Day" mural with a portrait of Alicia. Check out this awesome collaboration music video after the jump.

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday July 26, 2012

  • Risk and Seen Rock Burners for LA Freewalls and Bloomfest 2012

    LA Freewalls recently had prolific graffiti artists Risk (LA) and Seen (NYC) paint sick, big ass coordinated pieces on 4th Place near the Arts District in Los Angeles for Bloomfest 2012. Artists Trav and Dame are scheduled to add to the mural in the near future. Check out these action shots of the work in progress.

    ©12ozProphet - Wednesday July 25, 2012