News Tagged: Steve Powers
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
Steve Powers is featured in the short documentary video series New Yorkers.
©12ozProphet - Monday December 24, 2012
Check out Flop Box's
photos of Johannesburgs recent influx of large murals from Espo
, and Remed
, complimenting the already present culture of street signage.
©12ozProphet - Tuesday October 02, 2012
got access into Steve Powers
studio in Brooklyn to promote his upcoming show titled A Word is Worth a Thousand Pictures
next week at the Joshua Liner Gallery
. In this video Powers takes you through his studio explaining his process behind his paintings that start with sketches on the subway, and his love for showing work in New York...
©12ozProphet - Friday August 31, 2012
highly anticipated show A Word is Worth a Thousand Pictures
opens at Joshua Liner Gallery
September 6th. 12ozProphet got an exclusive look inside the artist's studio.
©12ozProphet - Thursday August 23, 2012
Check out this wall filled with Espo's
signature one-liners and witticism painted while at the Roskilde Festival in Copenhagen, Denmark. Opening with tributes to Stay High 149, MCA, and Razz Law1, Powers proceeds to shout out...
©12ozProphet - Friday July 20, 2012
Recently Steve Powers
, aka Espo, visited Vardo, Norway for the Komafest Festival
. While the artist always has been known for serving humorous punch lines, he sure doesnt disappoint this time around...
©12ozProphet - Wednesday July 18, 2012
talked at the PSFK conference in NYC recently. With his distinct style of humor, he discussed a variety of his recent public and private art projects including his "love letters" project in Philly and his "neighborhoods" project in Brooklyn. He also sheds light on his "daily metaltation" pieces in which he distills his experiences on...
©12ozProphet - Thursday May 10, 2012
Working towards a Spring 2012 release, this trailer for Stephen Powers'
movie, "A Love Letter For You"
just went up online. Powers documented the process of his Philadelphia mural project and constructed a narrative around the murals to give them context in what is ultimately a graffiti love story.
©12ozProphet - Thursday February 23, 2012
This is such an awesome flick from about 10 years ago with fill-ins by some of the best, Amaze, Toper, Rime, and Espo. Everything about this photo is awesome. It's cool seeing Rime's old KCW style and Espo in his street bombing days.
©12ozProphet - Friday February 10, 2012
Before Stephen Powers
became a household name, he painted his moniker ESPO on gates all over the city. Under the guise of graffiti removal, ESPO painted over bombed storefront gates, often in the middle of daytime and always documented them with before and after photographs. And god forbid he got stopped by the police, he would tell them the...
©12ozProphet - Monday February 06, 2012