Category Archives: Research

Can Street Art Survive the Mainstream?

We posted this article from http://www.good.is on our blog because it gives interesting opinions about Street art going mainstream. Also this article gave us an impression  about the future of street art.. Advertisements

Posted in Research | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Must Haves

It’s almost an impossible task to collect your favorite pieces of street art within a reasonable time.  Almost. Urban Pride Street Art has compiled a list with masterpieces, all included in great books.

Posted in Research | Leave a comment

Amsterdam Graffiti

The Scene Amsterdam has a rich, so called street art scene, where graffiti plays an important role. Much of this young people activity is closely connected to some sorts of music as hip hop, a few sport disciplines as skating … Continue reading

Posted in Project, Research | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

The Graffiti Laws in Barcelona

The regulations to paint in Public Barcelona are quite strict. It is interesting to read in which way the government is involved in this industry.

Posted in Project, Research | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Street Artist Interview – Kenor, by BCN Style

Barcelona is a great place to see and point out the relation between the Street artists and the government. This article dives a little deeper in the mind of a Street artist. We’ve posted this interview on our blog because … Continue reading

Posted in Project, Research, Street Artists | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Street Artist Interview: PEZ, by BCN Style

This is an interview wit the street artist PEZ. PEZ, also Spanish for fish. Very interesting personal quotes of this street artist. And also his future perspective. This is something we’ve learned during this Blog. One of our questions was, … Continue reading

Posted in Project, Research, Street Artists | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Breaking the Banksy: The first interview with the world’s most elusive artist.

This interview is held by Lee Coan, June 2008. A great interview to read. Banksy, one of the street artists who inspired us during our research and for our blog. ‘That’s my mum,’ says Banksy. He’s pointing at a googly-eyed … Continue reading

Posted in Project, Research | Tagged , , | 5 Comments

The History of Modern Street-Art and Graffiti

Graffiti, Street-Art, Urban-Art; with nearly 20,000 years of cultural evolution behind it, it’s still art by any other name and nothing seems able to stem its phenomenal popularity.  We’ve come a long way from the simple cave-paintings of our ancient … Continue reading

Posted in Research | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Colorful Art Writers: 10 of the Best Graffiti Artists

There are so many different graffiti artists. While researching graffiti artist we came across this post from Delana at the weburbanist.com. It was more difficult to get in touch with graffiti artists then we first thought. This post gave us so much information about … Continue reading

Posted in Research, Street Artists | Tagged , , , | 9 Comments

Styles of graffiti

When you walk by graffiti in the street, do you take the time to study it? Do you look at its composition to determine the intention of the person behind the spray paint can? If you do, you may notice that … Continue reading

Posted in Project, Research | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment