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How One Visual Artist Starts Dialogue on Race & Relationships

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The first time we had a conversation with visual artist Justin Richburg, we wanted to find out how he came up with the “Dice Game.”  Who would think Malcolm X and Mike Tyson would be holding side bets? Looking on as they hope Allen Iverson rolls a snake-eyes. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Since then, […]

Source Exclusive: Mike Doughty Talks ‘Philly Family’ Portrait and Artistic Influences

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Graphic designer and visual artist Mike Doughty has brought Philadelphia’s brightest stars together for an epic “Philly Family” portrait. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information A portrait that includes: Will Smith, Meek Mill, Kevin Hart, Ben Simmons, Joel Embiid, Kobe Bryant, Julius Erving, Cassidy, Gillie Da Kid, Jasmine Sullivan, DJ Jazzy Jeff, Freeway, Beanie Sigel, Eve, […]

Calvin Klein Underwear Becomes Art with Andy Warhol Imagery

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Words by Shatay Speights Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information If you were a fan of Calvin Klein’s original underwear collection, you will love this latest offering from the brand in partnership with The Andy Warhol Foundation. Andy Warhol was a visual artist and was the brain behind the pop art style that became widely popular […]

Nike Air Huarache x Shoe Palace 25th Anniversary Collab With Artist Joonbug

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Shoe Palace — family own and operated since 1993 as the company bio says proudly! — is celebrating 25 years of delivering fresh sneakers and apparel by linking with Nike Sportswear for a special edition of the fan-favorite Air Huarache silhouette. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Advertisement For those that know Shoe Palace well, the […]

Calvin Klein Pays Homage to Andy Warhol With ‘Self Portraits’ Collection

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The cultural impact of late artist Andy Warhol has grown phenomenally since his passing over three decades ago, so much so that his mere image was worked into a full capsule collection by Calvin Klein. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Advertisement Created in partnership with The Andy Warhol Foundation, CK’s “Self Portraits” tribute collection features […]

Don’t Miss Out on the Supreme x Lee Quiñones Collaboration Dropping Tomorrow

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Lee Quiñones, the legendary Puerto Rican graffiti artist that OGs may remember from the classic 1982 hip-hop/art film Wild Style, is getting a much-deserved tribute from Supreme, with a set of gear dropping in stores tomorrow. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Lee Quinones in Wild Style. @leequinones A post shared by Supreme (@supremenewyork) on May […]

H&M Files Federal Lawsuit Against Graff Artist REVOK Over Copyright Dispute

Clothing retailer H&M has filed a complaint for declaratory judgment after being threatened with legal action over its use of graffiti art in a marketing campaign. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The claim was filed on Friday, March 9 at the US District Court for the Eastern District of New York. Jason Williams, who goes […]

New York Artist Goes from Fan Art to Black Panther Album Cover

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Words by Nick Slay Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Most of us dream of getting to the big leagues. For many of the black actors, musicians, and artists involved in Marvel’s Black Panther, this dream has come true. For artist Nikolas Draper-Ivey, he was happy creating his own spin on the popular Black Panther mythos featuring […]

Swizz Beatz Brings The ‘No Commission’ Music And Art Showcase To Miami’s Art Basel

Art, music, and expression are the themes for this year’s ‘No Commission’ event, a three-day art exhibition thrown by Bacardi, The Dean Collection, and none other than super producer, Swizz Beatz. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The global event is touching down in Miami from December 7th-9th and artist, art admirers, and music lovers are […]

Superchief Gallery Presents “Wasted Land 2” Premiere Screening [RECAP]

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In an exclusive, spooked out setting at the Superchief Gallery in Ridgewood, Queens, film director Andrew H. Shirley along with NOXER, SMELLS, RAMBO, UFO and other artists from the Brooklyn-Based 907 Crew hosted a screening of their Gummo-esque flick Wasted land 2. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information While DJ Dirtyfinger rocked the wheels of steel, […]

Brooklyn Jury Says That 5Pointz Graffiti Mecca Was Illegally Destroyed

After almost 50 years of pop culture history, graffiti has finally been recognized as an art form by the law of the land. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information A Brooklyn jury unanimously reached a decision that the 5Pointz outdoor graffiti gallery in Long Island City, Queens was destroyed and whitewashed by NYC real estate developer […]

Watch Andre 3000 Draw Live Portrait Of Naked Woman At 2017 ComplexCon

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This past weekend at ComplexCon in Los Angeles, there were all types of artistic and creative people there to show off their art and creativity. One person who isn’t short on either that was present was ATL Hip Hop legend and one half of Outkast Andre Three Stacks. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information This year’s […]

Protect Yo HeART: Uncutt Art Explains His Emotion Driven Street Art

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Interview: Sha Be Allah This story was originally published in The Source Issue #272 Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information If you’re an art aficionado or just someone who wanders some of America’s most populated metropoles, it’s more than likely that you’ve run across some form of street art, painting or sculpture. Some are random; however, […]

Banksy Holds Apology Party for Palestinians

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At his latest installation, “The Walled Off Hotel”, Banksy recently held a special tea event. Dubbed the “Balfour ‘Apology Party’,” the shrouded in secrecy artist is acknowledging the 100th anniversary of the infamous Balfour Decelration. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Today in November 1917, British statesman Sir Arthur James Balfour signed a document allowing the […]

Supreme x Andres Serrano Is Controversial Art

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Supreme has joined forces with renowned and controversial artist and photographer Andres Serrano. Born in 1950 in New York City, the artist’s primary focus is on juxtaposing bodily fluids with religious iconography. Raised as a strict Roman Catholic, the photographer finds solace in creating off the wall interpretations of the subject matter he was taught […]

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