News Tagged: bronx

  • 12ozProphet Photo of the Day: Ces Brings the Bronx to Detroit

    This photo came to us by way of Terror 161 who was on the scene to witness the transformation of the derelict capital of the rust belt into a veritable graffiti utopia thanks to the Detroit Beautification Project. As Detroit becomes a destination for graffiti writers from all over the world, one might mistakenly think they were in the BX when...

    ©12ozProphet - Monday May 07, 2012

  • Video: Kings of New York - Volume 9

    Check out this recent video by Kings of New York that takes a look back at when UK legend Goldie joined TATS Cru and friends burning Hunts Point in the Bronx. In this video Wane, Nicer, Dmote, Ces, and Goldie in action.

    ©12ozProphet - Monday May 07, 2012

  • Video: StayHigh 149 Wholecar at Tuff City by Ces and Chain3

    Ces and Chain3 TMT recently paid homage to the legendary graffiti writer Stay High 149 in the backyard of Tuff City. In the early 70’s Stay High 149’s tags were omnipresent and his smoking stick figure ‘the saint’ was iconic. After getting hot he switched to the alias Voice of the Ghetto, which was the truth. His work influenced generations...

    ©12ozProphet - Tuesday May 01, 2012

  • Recap: "This Side of Paradise" on BET

    BET shot a nice recap of the opening of This Side of Paradise, a unique exhibition in and even more unique space up in the Bronx. Check out the video above which features Cope2 and Indie in addition to some of the other people who made the show happen.

    ©12ozProphet - Tuesday April 24, 2012

  • This Side of Paradise Exhibition Opens More Rooms

    This Side of Paradise, a huge art exhibition that opened last week at The Andrew Freedman House on 167th street in the Bronx, has opened up more bedrooms containing new work by artists featured in the show.

    ©12ozProphet - Tuesday April 10, 2012

  • Part Mural Part Performance: Sofia Maldonado Revives the Andrew Freeman...

    As one of several artists participating in No Longer Empty's This Side of Paradise, Sofia Maldonado brought her signature style of street art to the walls of the Andrew Freeman Home.

    ©12ozProphet - Friday April 06, 2012

  • Photo: Doc TC5 and Sye TPA "Herculoids" End-to-End at Tuff City

    Doc TC5 and Sye TPA/TC5 recently rocked a "Herculoids" theme on the faux train in the backyard of Tuff City in the Bronx. Going end-to-end Sye painted a 'Syeism' straight letter while Doc aka Arab, painted another one of his aliases, 'Tspoon', in shattered block letters with two ghosts for his O's. Photographer Joe Russo was on the scene snapping...

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday April 05, 2012

  • Cope2 Rocks The Andrew Freeman Home for "This Side of Paradise" Opening

    Cope2 just collaborated with Shepard Fairey and rocked the facade of the Andrew Freeman Home to kick off the opening of the This Side of Paradise show up in the Bronx. He gave the wall facade a face lift with his signature throwies leading up to two large Shepard Fairey Giant icons reminiscent of their collaborations in the past.

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday April 05, 2012

  • Preview: "This Side of Paradise" Opens TODAY

    No Longer Empty has transformed The Andrew Freedman Home, a once unoccupied mansion in the Bronx, into a massive art installation opening tonight at 6pm. The show, This Side of Paradise, features a wide range of artists.

    ©12ozProphet - Wednesday April 04, 2012

  • Preview: How & Nosm "Reflections" New York City via Street Art News

    This Side of Paradise is an awesome artistic intervention transforming The Andrew Freedman Home in the Bronx into a contemporary art space. Over the weekend Street Art News got a preview look at How and Nosm's installation Reflections.

    ©12ozProphet - Tuesday March 27, 2012

  • Preview: "This Side of Paradise" at the Andrew Freedman Home in the Bronx

    Daze, John Ahearn, and nearly 30 other artists are participating in an instillation at the Andrew Freedman Home, a worn down retirement home for the formerly wealthy in the Bronx.

    ©12ozProphet - Monday March 26, 2012

  • Key Celebrates his Birthday in Style at Tuff City

    Key TMB COD got busy for his birthday at Tuff City with Ces and Yes2. Here's some shots from their backyard gallery, also included are other pieces he painted with Stak and Yes in previous visits. Happy Birthday Key!

    ©12ozProphet - Monday March 26, 2012