News Tagged: NYC

  • 12ozProphet Photo Of The Day: OILER Tribute Piece by Wane COD

    Here is our 12ozProphet Photo of the Day. Wane COD painted this piece in memory of Oil COD, IBM, DTT who passed away over 2 years ago. Crude Oiler was a Miami-based writer and a member of the 12ozProphet family. Oil was widely recognized for having one of the best hands in the game. He is the artist behind all of the handstyles that graced...

    ©12ozProphet - Sunday October 09, 2011

  • Video: Ewok Goes Gold at Tuff City

    Ewok just uploaded the 50th installment of his video blog. It looks like he's practically been living at Tuff City in the Lower East Side. This piece, however, is exceptionally unique with an asymmetrical composition that rides across the top of the 'train' and a golden background in honor of the golden anniversary blog post. The creative...

    ©12ozProphet - Sunday October 09, 2011

  • 12ozProphet Forum Shot of the Day: Duel and Ghost RIS Bomb

    Here is our 12ozProphet Forum Shot of the Day. Duel and Ghost RIS Bomb. Check out more classic flix of their work in the Rockin' it Suckers book. This photo was posted in the New York City section of the Writers Forum by 90SBROOKLYN.

    ©12ozProphet - Sunday October 09, 2011

  • Rooftop Legends 2011 TODAY

    Images have already begun to leak onto the internet of the fresh new pieces that were painted for the 2011 Rooftop Legends. This annual jam on the rooftop of New Design High School in the Lower East Side features burners by some of the best graffiti writers in the world curated by NDHS Dean Jesse Pais. Check it out TODAY, Saturday, October 8th...

    ©12ozProphet - Saturday October 08, 2011

  • 12ozProphet Photo Of The Day: Boots119 Tag Found on Bleecker Street

    Here is our 12ozProphet Photo of the Day. Today we spotted this new Boots119 tag on Bleecker Street off of Bowery. Boots119 has been writing since the early 70's and primarily painted the 2, 4, and 5 lines on the IRT subway division. The W.S. in his crown represents Wild Style, Tracy 168's crew. It's always a pleasure coming upon Boot119 tags in...

    ©12ozProphet - Saturday October 08, 2011

  • Check Out Art in Odd Places Public Art Festival This Weekend

    One of the great things about graffiti, and art in general for that matter, is that there is no wrong place to put an idea. Art in Odd Places is a week long public art festival that takes place on 14th Street, from Hudson River down to Avenue C. Since 2005, the goal of AiOP has been to "remind us that public spaces function as the epicenter for...

    ©12ozProphet - Saturday October 08, 2011

  • 12ozProphet Forum Shot of the Day: JA and Dast Going Sky High

    Here is our 12ozProphet Forum Shot of the Day. JA and Dast going sky high on this billboard. This photo was posted in the New York City section of the Writers Forum by yardwanderer.

    ©12ozProphet - Saturday October 08, 2011

  • Brian Kelley for Zoo York “The Streets of New York” Skateboard...

    12oz crew member Brian Kelley just hooked up the studio with a couple of new boards from his recent collab with Zoo York. "The Streets of New York" series features beautiful long exposure shots of some of the most iconic locations around the city. The series just dropped, so try and get your hands on one if you can.

    ©12ozProphet - Friday October 07, 2011

  • 12oz 12 Questions: EDECSKI Inkheads

    Welcome to our new column where we ask 12 questions to someone we think you should know from influencers inside the graf game to inspirational figureheads in the world of art and design. Thanks to Edecski for kicking this off!

    ©12ozProphet - Friday October 07, 2011

  • Styles P “Master of Ceremonies” Album Release Party at B.B....

    Celebrating the release of his 4th solo album, “Master of Ceremonies”, Styles P performed for fans Wednesday night at Times Square’s B.B. Kings. Hot 97’s Funkmaster Flex started things off with a dope set, paying homage to 90’s hip hop. Legendary DJ Kid Capri made a quick cameo, cutting it up and getting the crowd hyped.

    ©12ozProphet - Friday October 07, 2011

  • 12ozProphet Photo Of The Day: Talkin' Shop with Curtis Kulig

    Here is our 12ozProphet Photo of the Day. The 12oz team passed by Curtis Kulig's studio to rap about how he came up with the tag "Love Me", his transition into the art world, and some of his future projects. Read about it HERE.

    ©12ozProphet - Friday October 07, 2011

  • Interview: Curtis Kulig aka Love Me

    The day after his gallery opening in Chelsea, Curtis Kulig sits down with 12oz to talk about how he started writing "Love Me" , why he doesn't consider himself a "graffiti writer", and where he sees it going in the future.

    ©12ozProphet - Friday October 07, 2011