Tribeca Film Festival kicks-off later this week. One of the most highly anticipated films is Paris street artist’s JR, “Les Bosquets.” The film follows the story of JR’s first project Portrait of a Generation in the ghetto of Montfermeil, the story of Ladj Ly and the riots in the suburbs of Paris in 2005, and […]
Tribeca Film Festival to Kick-off this Week, Featuring Paris Street Artist JR’s Les Bosquets Film with NYC Ballet and Street Dancers
Ice-T, Mayor of Sundance—How Hip-Hop Redefined A Generation
Sundance Film Festival is underway and one of highly anticipated documentaries at the scene is “Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap: co-directed by Ice-T and Andy Baybutt. Taking a look at rap’s evolution including insider interviews with some of the best over the past 30 years including NAS, Dr. Dre, Run DMC, Chuck D, […]
Art of Posters In Spreading the Message -Street Artist JR Opens InsideOut Photo Booth at Pompidou
The medium of posters continues to be a strong canvas for spreading messages among youth culture, and Parisian street artist taps into this culture on a global scale.
Parisian Street Artist JR, Releases U.S. Trailer Version of Upcoming Documentary Women Are Heroe-and Wins Prestigious TED Prize
We’ve been tracking JR’s work for years, including his oversized murals of women’s eyes displayed on huge walls around the world, and showing how street art communicates beyond measure.
Accessories with Attitude Define Miss Wax’s Acrylic Jewelry and Girly Knucklebusters
One thing that a bad economy makes certain is the increased importance of accessories in personal style.
Famed Street Artist Swoon to Create Salvaged Flotilla to Bring Attention to the Environment, Economy, and Global Relationships
Activism through art continues to grow as the world slips sideways. It’s good to get reminded that inspiration still exists in the most unlikely places and that people are trying to make a difference.
Street Artist Shepard Fairey in Legal Battle Over Iconic Obama Artwork
Associated Press considers suing Shepard Fairey over copyright infringement bringing to question what is art.