Nick Walker Loves New York

Posted by The G on September 12, 2012 under Street Art | Be the First to Comment

Photo by G.

Nick Walker LES

Nick Walker LES

I felt a huge sense of pride as I discovered this mural by Nick Walker on September 11.  I love New York too!  To think that 11 years ago on that horrible day, not only was I living in Los Angeles, but I’d never even visited New York let alone thought that one day I would be living here.  It was quite a powerful moment for me.

“Streets of the World” at Opera Gallery NYC

Posted by The G on May 11, 2012 under Artsy Fartsy, Street Art | Read the First Comment

Photos by G.  Various Artists.

Paul Insect

Paul Insect

New York!  If you’re a lover of street art, do not even think about missing “Streets of the World” at the Opera Gallery in New York.  The Opera Gallery is known for really great exhibits, and once again they do not disappoint.  “Streets of the World” unites the works of 40 contemporary artists that have emerged from the Street Art Movement.

Mark Jenkins

Mark Jenkins

The artists participating in the exhibit are:

Los Angeles: Augustine Kofie, David Choe, Saber; Detroit: Revok; Washington DC: Mark Jenkins; Baltimore: Logan Hicks; New York: Ron English, Swoon, Faile, Eric Haze, David Ellis, Trustocorp, Mare 139; The Netherlands: The London Police; UK: Banksy, Nick Walker, Paul Insect, Remi Rough; Germany: Herakut, How and Nosm; Belgium: Roa; France: Blek Le Rat; Spain: Hyuro, Liquen, Sixeart; Portugal: Vhils; Greece: b., Alexandros Vasmoulakis; Israel: Know Hope; Ukraine: Interesni Kazki; China: DALeast; Japan: Aiko; Australia: Kid Zoom, Anthony Lister, Rone.

Eric Haze

Eric Haze

This was the first time I got to see a lot of works by these artists in person and it was really cool to see the art so many A-Listers in one space.

Interesni Kazki Aec

Interesni Kazki Aec

After the jump, see even more photos!

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Cielo Preserves Alec Monopoly and Nick Walker

Posted by The G on September 18, 2011 under Street Art | Read the First Comment

Photos by G.  Art by Alec Monopoly and Nick Walker (respectively).

Alec Monopoly - Cielo

Alec Monopoly - Cielo

Respect to the New York club Cielo for preserving an original Alec Monopoly and Nick Walker which were painted on the front of the building as the club gets a makeover.

Nick Walker - Cielo

Nick Walker - Cielo

 

Nick Walker – Coming and Going

Posted by The G on May 23, 2011 under Street Art | Be the First to Comment

Photos by G.  Art by Nick Walker.

Nick Walker

Nick Walker

The above Nick Walker painting in New York is being torn down!  Tragedy!  You can see it, prior to it’s untimely demise here.  But when one door closes another one opens.  Or in this case, when one Nick Walker is destroyed, another one goes up.

Nick Walker 2011

Nick Walker 2011

LA: Save The Date – “Street Art Saved My Life”

Posted by The G on May 17, 2011 under Street Art | Be the First to Comment

Photo by G.  Art by Sweet Toof.

I Toof New York

I Toof New York by Sweet Toof

Los Angeles.  Mark your calendar for an event you will not want to miss.

On August 12, 2011 at C.A.V.E. Gallery (located at 1108 Abbot Kinney Boulevard, Venice CA 90291), Brooklyn Street Art are presenting an exhibit entitled “Street Art Saved My Life:  39 New York Stories.”  The exhibit will feature 39 of New York’s most influential street artists.  The lineup includes:  Anthony Lister, Avoid, Broken Crow, C215, Cake, Chris Stain, Clown Soldier, Creepy, Dan Witz, El Sol 25, Ema, Faile, Futura, Gaia, Gilf!, Hargo, Hellbent, How & Nosm, Imminent Disaster, Indigo, Judith Supine, Kid Acne, Know Hope, Ludo, Mark Carvalho, Miss Bugs, Nick Walker, NohJColey, Over Under, Radical!, Rene Gagnon, Skewville, Specter, Sweet Toof, Swoon, Tip Toe, Troy Lovegate AKA Other, Various & Gould, and White Cocoa.

Don’t miss it!

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