News Tagged: Philadelphia
The Philadelphia Inquirer published Sandy Padwe's article The Aerosol Autographers
in 1971. Get hip to the origins of the game after the break...
©12ozProphet - Thursday May 09, 2013
Brian Donnelly, better known as KAWS, has long been a prolific icon in the realm of fine art and a designer of collectible vinyl toys. Amtrak will be displaying his 16-foot fiberglass and metal sculpture Companion at Philadelphia's 30th Street Station until May 14th.
©12ozProphet - Thursday May 02, 2013
Take a ride along with Adidas Skateboarding and newly acquired am Mark Suciu in this introduction clip of him skating through the streets of Philadelphia. With footage stacked on a consistent basis, this kid didn't happen to get the Year's Best Am from The Skateboard Mag for nothing.
©12ozProphet - Sunday March 17, 2013
Bloom MCT Shows How it's Been Done in Philadelphia for Over 30 Years. Writing since 1979, and still going. If nothing else, this clip is worth watching just to see him chasing after a bus to finish his tag.
©12ozProphet - Friday March 15, 2013
Here is our 12ozProphet Forum Shot of the Day. This End fill-in has so much character, it's easy to get carried away. This photo was posted in the Philly
thread in the Writers Forum
by KnifeHits RS
©12ozProphet - Saturday March 02, 2013
Stephen Powers painted a mural in Kensington, Philadelphia for the cover of musician Kurt Vile's new album Wakin On A Pretty Daze, coming out April 9th. Watch it come together after the jump.
©12ozProphet - Friday February 15, 2013
Here is our 12ozProphet Forum Shot of the Day. The Philly
thread in the Writers Forum
recently got a nice update with a grip of fresh flicks courtesy of klobersaurus
and Tax Report
, including this dope shot. We love this shit!
©12ozProphet - Friday January 11, 2013
Darryl "Cornbread" McCray
, the "world's first modern day graffiti artist," sits down with Philly Painting
to discuss his crucial role in graffiti history for their latest episode.
©12ozProphet - Tuesday November 13, 2012
Taking out the trash has never looked so classy. This black and white photo captures three iconic tags from one of the most legendary names in the history of Philly graffiti, Kadism. Beside one of the tags is one of the most classic lyrics from the repertoire of the Notorious B.I.G.
, "It was all a dream"
©12ozProphet - Thursday October 25, 2012
Here's a rediculously fresh wall painted by Nise, Dev, Grape and Bae, bringing that old-school Philly flavor back. Beside their pieces, in full throwback glory, it reads "Old school, new school, need to learn though... We burn baby burn like disco inferno."
©12ozProphet - Wednesday September 12, 2012
Check out this clip of some of Philly's finest sessioning the Love Park at night including Toly Bitny, Dylan Sourbeer, Monny Cee, and Maurio McCoy in this video by Collin Welch.
©12ozProphet - Saturday August 18, 2012
The Wall Writers project has recently launched a kickstarter page
. Check out the promo video trailer and the kickstarter statement from Roger Gastman
, the creator of the film after the jump and support grassroots graffiti filmmaking.
©12ozProphet - Thursday July 26, 2012