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Art Jan 8, 2014

JR x New York City Ballet Art Series

JR teams up with the New York City Ballet on the second presentation of Art Series. Known for his large-scale portrait photographs presented as street art, the French artist used the company’s dancers to create pieces comprised of the… Read more
Sponsored Jan 3, 2014

10 of the Most Renowned Pieces of Street Art

The whole idea of street art is that it is never really permanent. Even protected commissioned works eventually fall prey to the elements, other vandals or potential building renovations. Considering this then, it’s quite a feat for a… Read more
Art Aug 7, 2013

“10 Years of Wooster Collective” Show Recap

Last night at New York’s Jonathan Levine Gallery, Wooster Collective celebrated their 10th year with a show featuring some of street art’s most prominent names. Included among the works and attendees were familiar faces such as Shepard… Read more
Events Aug 5, 2013

Staple Fall 2013 Collection Preview

At an exclusive press event at the Empire State Building we were invited to check out early the upcoming Staple Fall 2013 collection. Considering the close connection of the brand, its pigeon mascot and New York City, the location could… Read more
Art May 8, 2013

JR Puts Art on Rikers Island

Following a look at his NYC studio, JR unveils his latest installation at none other than Rikers Island – an island prison in the East River between Queens and the Bronx. His large-scale wheatpasted work depicts a large eye of … Read more
Art May 6, 2013

A Look Inside JR’s New York City Studio

New York-based online platform Artsy recently took the opportunity to visit prolific street artist JR‘s NYC studio. Similar to the Warhol Factory before it, other artists are allowed to spend the night if they pay the night’s rent in books… Read more
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