News Tagged: is graffiti art

  • First Look: Shoe Calligraffiti in Beijing China

    Bates posted the video above onto his 12ozProphet blog of the dutch graffiti writer Shoe using a broom as a brush to paint his name in massive calligraphic letters on a rooftop in Beijing, China. Niels "Shoe" Meulman is one of the graffiti writers most highly recognized for incorporating a strong influence of traditional calligraphy. We found a few...

    ©12ozProphet - Tuesday October 11, 2011

  • New Yorker's Eye On Culture Spotlights Steve Powers's Love Letter To...

    On the New Yorker's Photo Booth Blog today they feature photographs by Gus Powell capturing Steve Powers (aka ESPO) in action as he paints his Love Letter to Brooklyn series over the Fulton Mall Streets of Brooklyn. Scroll down to check out a couple of the flix and click here to view the whole story on the New Yorker website.

    ©12ozProphet - Monday October 10, 2011

  • Video: Time-Lapse of Reyes Mural in San Francisco

    Check out this time-lapse video of Reyes painting a black and white mural, transforming a street corner in San Francisco into a work of art.

    ©12ozProphet - Saturday October 01, 2011

  • Recap: West One’s ‘Freedom Suite’ Opening at Environment...

    The 12oz team was on hand at last night's opening of West One's "Freedom Suite" at Environment LA. West was one of the most prominent writers through the end of the subway graffiti movement. His crew, Fame City, was recognized for their strong letters and clean lines. West layers his draftsman-like line, learned through studying the architecture of...

    ©12ozProphet - Saturday October 01, 2011

  • Photos: Trusto Corp Street Interventions in Brooklyn

    Trusto Corp just uploaded photos of a couple street interventions around Brooklyn. Scroll down to check out a few that we love. You can find more on their Flickr Photostream.

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday September 29, 2011

  • Fame Festival 2011: Southern Italian Town Transformed into Street Art...

    This weekend was the opening reception for the Fame Festival, a gathering of some of the biggest and best street artists from around the world converging in the small town of Grottagile,Puglia in Southern Italy. The festival organized by Angelo Milano is in it’s fourth year. The line-up for 2011 includes Blu, Swoon, Momo, Vhils, and Brad Downey...

    ©12ozProphet - Wednesday September 28, 2011