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Graffiti and Street Art Lock Up “21st Precinct” in New YorkThis weekend the NYPD police precinct is hosting a graffiti and street art show, and the public is welcome to see every floor completely swimming in aerosol and plastered in wheat-paste.Admit it, it is not often you receive an invite like that.http://www.brooklynstreetart.com/theblog/2014/08/14/graffiti-and-street-art-lock-up-21st-precinct-in-new-york/#.U-xEcUiWU3QNEPO (photo © Jaime Rojo)

Graffiti and Street Art Lock Up “21st Precinct” in New York

This weekend the NYPD police precinct is hosting a graffiti and street art show, and the public is welcome to see every floor completely swimming in aerosol and plastered in wheat-paste.

Admit it, it is not often you receive an invite like that.

http://www.brooklynstreetart.com/theblog/2014/08/14/graffiti-and-street-art-lock-up-21st-precinct-in-new-york/#.U-xEcUiWU3Q

NEPO (photo © Jaime Rojo)

Posted on Thursday, August 14th 2014

Stikman: An Enigma Marching On
http://www.brooklynstreetart.com/theblog/2014/08/13/stikman-an-enigma-marching-on/#.U-uBikiWU3Q #streetart #photography #jaimerojo
Posted on  August 13, 2014
His rigid wooden stick constitution keeps him from faltering even when bending and his ubiquity on the streets and in small secret hiding places keeps you from forgetting him, the ever-present Stikman. Expressed in wood, fabric, vinyl, paper, steel, plastic; embedded into pavement and stuck upon every surface, Stikman is timely and timeless.

Stikman: An Enigma Marching On

http://www.brooklynstreetart.com/theblog/2014/08/13/stikman-an-enigma-marching-on/#.U-uBikiWU3Q #streetart #photography #jaimerojo

Posted on August 13, 2014

His rigid wooden stick constitution keeps him from faltering even when bending and his ubiquity on the streets and in small secret hiding places keeps you from forgetting him, the ever-present Stikman. Expressed in wood, fabric, vinyl, paper, steel, plastic; embedded into pavement and stuck upon every surface, Stikman is timely and timeless.

Posted on Wednesday, August 13th 2014

A Calligraffiti Journey Through Tunisia with eL Seedhttp://www.brooklynstreetart.com/theblog/2014/08/12/el-seed-book/#.U-oR_kiWU3QPosted on August 12, 2014Book “Lost Walls, A Calligraffiti Journey Through Tunisia”A Travelogue Through Familiar Land Leads the Aerosol Writer Along New Routes"eL Seed took a trip to discover his country and his roots and in the process learned about authentic and storied history, local culture, the generosity of strangers, and the strangeness of Darth Vader in the desert.""Lost Walls, A Calligraffiti Journey Through Tunisia"- image spread shot by Jaime Rojo

A Calligraffiti Journey Through Tunisia with eL Seed
http://www.brooklynstreetart.com/theblog/2014/08/12/el-seed-book/#.U-oR_kiWU3Q
Posted on August 12, 2014
Book “Lost Walls, A Calligraffiti Journey Through Tunisia”
A Travelogue Through Familiar Land Leads the Aerosol Writer Along New Routes
"eL Seed took a trip to discover his country and his roots and in the process learned about authentic and storied history, local culture, the generosity of strangers, and the strangeness of Darth Vader in the desert."
"Lost Walls, A Calligraffiti Journey Through Tunisia"- image spread shot by Jaime Rojo

Posted on Tuesday, August 12th 2014

Nuart Festival 2014 Artists and Guests Announced (VIDEO)http://www.brooklynstreetart.com/theblog/2014/08/11/nuart-festival-2014-artists-and-guests-announced/#.U-i_hEiWU3Q NUART is one of the first Street Art festivals and has remained a jewel. While we declared it an important part of the first decade of the modern Street Art explosion, we’re happy to say that it remains focused on a spinning a colorful balance of international artists, stunning placement in public, a very cool indoor gallery show, side projects, community engagement, smart-aleck critics, and sulking teens with no good on their minds. We’re also pleased to participate in person this year alongside folks like Carlo McCormick, RJ Rushmore, Evan Pricco, Natalie Heggert, and Peter Bengsten.

Nuart Festival 2014 Artists and Guests Announced (VIDEO)
http://www.brooklynstreetart.com/theblog/2014/08/11/nuart-festival-2014-artists-and-guests-announced/#.U-i_hEiWU3Q

NUART is one of the first Street Art festivals and has remained a jewel. While we declared it an important part of the first decade of the modern Street Art explosion, we’re happy to say that it remains focused on a spinning a colorful balance of international artists, stunning placement in public, a very cool indoor gallery show, side projects, community engagement, smart-aleck critics, and sulking teens with no good on their minds. We’re also pleased to participate in person this year alongside folks like Carlo McCormick, RJ Rushmore, Evan Pricco, Natalie Heggert, and Peter Bengsten.

Posted on Monday, August 11th 2014

A burner from Daze in Hot Baton Rougehttp://www.brooklynstreetart.com/theblog/2014/08/09/daze-hotter-july-baton-rouge-mural-program/#.U-ZCfkiWU3Q#graffiti #murals Daze is Hotter Than July in Baton Rouge for Mural ProgramPosted on August 9, 2014New York’s DAZE was just in Baton Rouge, Louisiana for some of the hottest painting weather he’s experienced and he’s happy he went.  Painting alongside folks like Seth, Hunto, Pose2, and Sabotaje al Montaje (Matheus) from Tenerife, he tells BSA that was satisfied with the work and the experience despite the surprising heat.image © Daze

A burner from Daze in Hot Baton Rouge
http://www.brooklynstreetart.com/theblog/2014/08/09/daze-hotter-july-baton-rouge-mural-program/#.U-ZCfkiWU3Q
#graffiti #murals
Daze is Hotter Than July in Baton Rouge for Mural Program
Posted on August 9, 2014
New York’s DAZE was just in Baton Rouge, Louisiana for some of the hottest painting weather he’s experienced and he’s happy he went.  Painting alongside folks like Seth, Hunto, Pose2, and Sabotaje al Montaje (Matheus) from Tenerife, he tells BSA that was satisfied with the work and the experience despite the surprising heat.
image © Daze

Posted on Saturday, August 9th 2014

Li-Hill in A New Muralism Growing on BSA #murals
http://www.brooklynstreetart.com/theblog/2014/08/06/new-muralism-growing-spotlight-on-jersey-city-and-savage-habbit/#.U-IjS0iWU3Q"An important part of the Street Art ecosystem is the mural and right now we are in the midst of a mural revolution in neighborhoods, towns and cities everywhere. These are not your mom’s mural programs; overwrought art-by-committee debates that result in something no one is really in love with. And while th…"image Li-Hill (photo © Jaime Rojo)

Li-Hill in A New Muralism Growing on BSA #murals

http://www.brooklynstreetart.com/theblog/2014/08/06/new-muralism-growing-spotlight-on-jersey-city-and-savage-habbit/#.U-IjS0iWU3Q
"An important part of the Street Art ecosystem is the mural and right now we are in the midst of a mural revolution in neighborhoods, towns and cities everywhere. These are not your mom’s mural programs; overwrought art-by-committee debates that result in something no one is really in love with. And while th…"

image Li-Hill (photo © Jaime Rojo)

Posted on Wednesday, August 6th 2014

Case Ma’Claim in A New Muralism Growing on BSA #murals
http://www.brooklynstreetart.com/theblog/2014/08/06/new-muralism-growing-spotlight-on-jersey-city-and-savage-habbit/#.U-IjS0iWU3Q"An important part of the Street Art ecosystem is the mural and right now we are in the midst of a mural revolution in neighborhoods, towns and cities everywhere. These are not your mom’s mural programs; overwrought art-by-committee debates that result in something no one is really in love with. And while th…"image Case Ma’Claim (photo © Jaime Rojo)

Case Ma’Claim in A New Muralism Growing on BSA #murals

http://www.brooklynstreetart.com/theblog/2014/08/06/new-muralism-growing-spotlight-on-jersey-city-and-savage-habbit/#.U-IjS0iWU3Q
"An important part of the Street Art ecosystem is the mural and right now we are in the midst of a mural revolution in neighborhoods, towns and cities everywhere. These are not your mom’s mural programs; overwrought art-by-committee debates that result in something no one is really in love with. And while th…"

image Case Ma’Claim (photo © Jaime Rojo)

Posted on Wednesday, August 6th 2014

LNY and Mata Ruda in A New Muralism Growing : Spotlight on Jersey City and “Savage Habbit” #muralshttp://www.brooklynstreetart.com/theblog/2014/08/06/new-muralism-growing-spotlight-on-jersey-city-and-savage-habbit/#.U-IjS0iWU3Q"An important part of the Street Art ecosystem is the mural and right now we are in the midst of a mural revolution in neighborhoods, towns and cities everywhere. These are not your mom’s mural programs; overwrought art-by-committee debates that result in something no one is really in love with. And while th…"image LNY & Mata Ruda (photo © Jaime Rojo)

LNY and Mata Ruda in A New Muralism Growing : Spotlight on Jersey City and “Savage Habbit” #murals
http://www.brooklynstreetart.com/theblog/2014/08/06/new-muralism-growing-spotlight-on-jersey-city-and-savage-habbit/#.U-IjS0iWU3Q
"An important part of the Street Art ecosystem is the mural and right now we are in the midst of a mural revolution in neighborhoods, towns and cities everywhere. These are not your mom’s mural programs; overwrought art-by-committee debates that result in something no one is really in love with. And while th…"

image LNY & Mata Ruda (photo © Jaime Rojo)

Posted on Wednesday, August 6th 2014

Kenny Scharf on BSA Images Of The Week: 08.03.14http://www.brooklynstreetart.com/theblog/2014/08/03/bsa-images-week-08-03-14/#.U95KtkiWWK8 It’s the Dog Days of Summer and there are a lot of cool cats on the street right now.Here’s our weekly interview with the street, this week featuring Adam Fujita, Be Everything, Che Man, Clint Mario, Dan Witz, E.L.K. Icy & Sot, Ishmael, JR, Kenny Scharf, LMNOPI, Mika, Mike Makatron, Rusebk, Sabio, Solus, Sweet Toof, and You Go Girl!Kenny Scharf image © Jaime Rojo

Kenny Scharf on
BSA Images Of The Week: 08.03.14
http://www.brooklynstreetart.com/theblog/2014/08/03/bsa-images-week-08-03-14/#.U95KtkiWWK8
It’s the Dog Days of Summer and there are a lot of cool cats on the street right now.
Here’s our weekly interview with the street, this week featuring Adam Fujita, Be Everything, Che Man, Clint Mario, Dan Witz, E.L.K. Icy & Sot, Ishmael, JR, Kenny Scharf, LMNOPI, Mika, Mike Makatron, Rusebk, Sabio, Solus, Sweet Toof, and You Go Girl!
Kenny Scharf image © Jaime Rojo

Posted on Sunday, August 3rd 2014