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San Diego School Orders Artist To Change Mural Of Trump’s Head On Spear

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Officials at a San Diego-area charter school have ordered an artist to make changes to a mural painted during a fundraiser, after receiving complaints about an image in the painting — President Trump’s head on a spear. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information MAAC Community Charter School Director Tommy Ramirez said in a statement that the […]

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 […]

Can’t Be Stopped: A Riveting Fusion of Art, Hip-Hop, and Culture

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Words By Zoe Zorka Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information As the legendary Sundance Film Festival draws to a close, the spotlight has been on some of the best documentaries of the year. Yet few capture the true essence of a generation as well as Can’t Be Stopped, one of this year’s major indie documentary breakouts […]

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, […]

Anyone Comics Presents “The Nation’s Respected” Graff Show (RECAP)

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This past weekend in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, some of the borough’s most legendary graffiti artists and enthusiasts gathered under one roof at Anyone Comics Store for the TNR CREW graff show aptly titled, “The Nation’s Respected”. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Walk past the rows of new and used DC and Marvel comic books to […]

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 […]

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, […]

D.C. Graffiti Legend COOL DISCO DAN Passes Away At Age 47

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With heavy hearts, we are saddened to report that Danny Hogg, known worldwide as Cool “Disco” Dan, passed away on July 26, 2017 due to complications from diabetes. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Cool “Disco” Dan’s mythic graffiti signature was known well before coming to know him as a person. His signature really was mythic, […]

Detroit Graffiti Artist Jeffrey “TEAD” Vaughn Dies From Fatal Fall

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A Detroit graffiti artist respected for his work on the streets as well as in galleries has died following a fall through a roof Sunday at a Detroit art space. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Jordan (Tead) Vaughn, 34, made a reputation for himself in Detroit’s street art scene over the past 20 years. The […]

Art Official Ear To The Street: El Capo Chino

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Words by: Sha Be Allah Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information From The Source Magazine Issue #269 | 2016   Advertisement From his origins as one of the most prominent bombers of New York City’s post-clean train era, to a decade-long run as one of graffiti’s most respected journalists, you can count on one hand how […]

NYPD Busts Texas Graffiti Writer With Almost 300 Cans Of Spray Paint In Brooklyn

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A graffiti tagger suspected of defacing 26 subway cars in four boroughs has been busted — and police found 271 cans of spray paint in his Brooklyn apartment, police sources said Thursday. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Jordan McConeghy, 26, was arrested in front of his Bedford-Stuyvesant building Wednesday morning. “He’s addicted to trains and […]

RM67’s Eclectic Elegance Fashion Runway Was A Hit In Philadelphia

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Philadelphia was the place to be on Saturday as the University City-based Indigo Bleu Design & Culture Center housed its 2017’s spring and summer fashion. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Packed to capacity, the show began with guests who were greeted in the lobby area with custom artwork from renowned street and graffiti artist, SEAL. […]

Check Out The Trailer For International Graffiti Documentary ‘Saving Banksy’

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Graffiti, as defined in Webster’s, is the “illegal” marking on a wall or surface, but what happens if that marking is worth thousands and possibly millions of dollars? Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The Saving Banksy film, which is directed by Colin M. Day, exposes the hypocrisy and greed behind those who want to catch […]

TagsAndThrows’ Summer In New York Part 4 “Bombing With EASY”

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In TagsAndThrows.com’s fourth episode of their “Summer In New York” series, NYC veteran and graffiti legend EASY bombs up the five boroughs in a very rare interview. Easy has been in the graff game since 1983, which gives him approximately 33 years of bombing experience in NYC and abroad, which he articulates the how and […]

Happy Birthday To Graffiti’s Living Legend COPE2 KD!

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One of the most infamous graffiti artists of the 20th century is celebrating his 48th born day today and he goes by the name of COPE2, founder of the world famous KINGS DESTROY crew. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Born Fernando Carlo on this date in 1968 in the Bronx, New York, COPE2 began his […]

TagsAndThrows’ Summer In New York Part 3 “Bombing With KLOPS”

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In the third installment of TagsAndThrows.com’s ‘Summer Of New York’, Queens writer KLOPS is the focus of why he does what he does the way he does it. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Even though he’s a fairly new writer, KLOPS has gone “all-city” and has dropped more political pieces than any other millennial writer […]

US PREMIERE: TagsAndThrows’ Summer In New York Pt. 1 “Bombing With OJAE”

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After filming graff documentaries featuring artists from all around the globe, Sweden-based TagsAndThrows.com brings it back to the Rotten Apple for their most recent graffiti doc series aptly entitled “Summer In New York”. This fivew-part series features some of NYC’s most prolific writers, setting it off with Brooklyn bombing vet OJAE FYC. Watch this never […]

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