News Tagged: new-york-city

  • Music Video: EVITAN "Who is this?" feat. members of A Tribe Called Quest...

    This new video is too fire with EVITAN, a new duo made of old heads. Jarobi from A Tribe Called Quest and Dres from Black Sheep kill it on the track with their lyrical skills.

    ©12ozProphet - Friday May 25, 2012

  • Mark Bode Shines Light Onto His Father's Characteristics

    Vaughn Bode was a famous American cartoonist who passed away in 1975, aged only 33, Bode characters are almost synonymous with old school trains to modern day graffiti murals. His son, Mark Bode, gives an interview shedding some light on the persona that is Vaughn Bode.

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday May 24, 2012

  • Video: TATS Cru and Friends in San Antonio, Texas

    TATS cru flew traveled down to the dirty south to get down on a big production in San Antonio. As always, TATS kept it fresh with the styles along with some local Texas writers. Peep the ill motions after the jump!

    ©12ozProphet - Wednesday May 23, 2012

  • Preview: Evan Hecox "Dark Island" at Joshua Liner Gallery

    Tomorrow Evan Hecox's Dark Island exhibition opens at Joshua Liner Gallery in Chelsea. Check out a preview of the work after the jump!

    ©12ozProphet - Wednesday May 23, 2012

  • 12oz Exclusive: Inside Doze's Studio - A Preview of "Luminosity in a Dark...

    Doze Green is a corner-stone figure in the hip-hop and graffiti world. 12ozProphet is fortunate to have an exclusive look into his studio as he puts the finishing touches on his solo show opening May 19th at Jonathan Levine Gallery.

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday May 17, 2012

  • Video: Hip Hop 101 Interviews Slave of The Fab 5

    Peep this fresh, short interview of the legendary old school NYC graffiti writer Slave of the Fabulous 5 crew as he rocks a fresh wall for Hip Hop 101.

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday May 17, 2012

  • Video: Hennesy Youngman's Art Thoughtz "The Studio Visit"

    Hennesy Youngman, the guru behind the Art Thoughtz videos, has done it again with this feature on what to do when someone is coming to visit your studio.

    ©12ozProphet - Thursday May 17, 2012

  • Preview: Doze Green "Luminosity in the Dark Rift" at Jonathan Levine...

    Doze Green's newest gallery show "Luminosity in the Dark Rift" opens this Saturday May 19th at 7 pm at the Jonathan Levine Gallery in Manhattan and runs through June 16th 2012.

    ©12ozProphet - Tuesday May 15, 2012

  • Busted: Markers Can Get You High... Especially When Filled with Cocaine

    Graffiti culture has a rich history of customizing markers to fit your needs but this dude took it to a whole new level. Officials at Kennedy airport have seized 16 pounds of cocaine hidden in markers, deodorant, and nail polish.

    ©12ozProphet - Tuesday May 15, 2012

  • HOTTEA Weaves His Way Through Williamsburg

    On a his first trip to New York City from Minneapolis, HOTTEA strung his signature tags in Williamsburg. Each piece was constructed out of yarn on chain-link fences at various sites.

    ©12ozProphet - Tuesday May 15, 2012

  • MCA "Gratitude" Rooftop Tribute Mural by Team Entree

    After the recent passing of Adam Yauch AKA MCA of the famed Beastie Boys we've seen a bunch of tribute murals painted in his memory. This one by the team at Entree Lifestyle was particularly moving.

    ©12ozProphet - Friday May 11, 2012

  • 12ozProphet Photo of the Day: Futura, Dondi, and Phase 2 Backdrop for...

    While searching for the perfect thumbnail for our post about Afrika Bambaataa we came across this great image from back in the day standing in front of a graffiti backdrop painted by Futura 2000, Dondi, and Phase 2.

    ©12ozProphet - Friday May 11, 2012