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New York Kings at Pure Evil

Although street art is inviting itself in auction rooms and household lounges these days, it is still regarded by a large majority of us as vandalism. It is hard to understand anything when you do not try to understand where it comes from but only look at the surface and leave your ignorance driven your judgement which is bound to be false. New York Kings at Pure Evil and curator Christophe Demoulin would definitely like to put this point across to any visitor and underline the... Read More

Best designers toys from New York Comic Con 2012

Buddha B Pissed by Mr Munk

New York Comic Con 2012 has just happened and we are bringing you our top 5 favorites toys designs – this event is the East Coast’s biggest and most exciting popular culture convention. Comics, graphic novels, anime, manga, video games, toys, movies, and television fans are mad about the stuff on display. New York Comic Con is the second largest pop culture convention in America and the only one that takes place in the comic book, publishing, media, and licensing capital... Read More

The Welling Court Mural project

Welling court mural project - Art-Pie

Now its in third edition, a bunch of international artists took on a few block in Astoria, Queens, New-York for Ad Hoc Art’s Welling Court Mural Project and have produced a series of varied and eye-catching graffiti/pieces of street art. The project aims at mashing up art, music and community and celebrate talents wherever they come from. Read more about the project from the Ad Hoc Art website. We have included a few shots of the artworks that was produced for the occasion. Pictures... Read More

The 5 best Guggenheim publications

Paul Klee 1879 - 1940 : a retrospective exhibition

Guggenheim, modern and contemporary international art museum located in Manhattan, New York has recently made available online the publications they have been producing for the numerous shows and exhibitions that have been happening there. Browse through the collection going as far back as 1937 and let you be transport through times. Here below are our top 5 most visually appealing with a direct link to the actual publication. Do you agree with out choice? 1. SIX PAINTERS AND... Read More

JR photo booth in Paris

JR has been busy for the last recent months and even more since he won the TED prize earlier this year. PARIS – JR is always keen on putting interaction and social aspect right into his work. I present you “Photo Booth”, the new social art project currently help at the George Pompidou Centre. The concept is simple, enter the photo booth and get yourself on a full scale printing from JR. The end date for this project is the 5th September 2011. Source: Arrested Motion NEW-YORK JR... Read More