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Skateboards With Prayer Rugs By Mounir Fatmi

Skateboards With Prayer Rugs By Mounir Fatmi

By | January 7, 2015 at 11:55 am | No comments

Moroccan artist Mounir Fatmi has deconstructed dozens of prayer rugs used by Islamic Muslims and puts a new spin at extreme sports for his exhibition with ADN Gallery during UNTITLED artfair at Art Basel Miami. Mounir Fatmi applied the prayer rugs to skateboards in an array...

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Aaron Kai “Wave Study” Artwork

Aaron Kai “Wave Study” Artwork

By | January 6, 2015 at 5:17 pm | No comments

Hailing from Hilo, Hawaii, 25-year-old post-pop artist Aaron Kai’s waves can be seen worldwide. Grooming his art through inspiration from his natural surroundings since adolescence, he took his talents over to San Francisco and is making his mark with notable projects such...

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Styles & Paint:  Wynwood Walls At Art Basel 2014

Styles & Paint: Wynwood Walls At Art Basel 2014

By | January 5, 2015 at 2:32 pm | No comments

Back in the beginning of December we took a trip out to Miami for Art Basel 2014. It was our first time experiencing Art Basel, it was hella ill. There was mad folks from everywhere. Shouts out to everyone that showed us mad love. We're looking forward to taking part of next...

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A Look Inside Artist James Haunt

A Look Inside Artist James Haunt

By | January 2, 2015 at 11:07 am | No comments

James Haunt is the creative fusion of founder James Gillette and his alter ego Haunt. James developed a passion for art and creativity as a way to escape the sometimes difficult circumstances of a rebellious youth.Gillette has always drawn inspiration from his surroundings...

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Win Free Tickets To See Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic + Homeboy Sandman In Los Angeles – January 9, 2015

Win Free Tickets To See Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic + Homeboy Sandman In Los Angeles – January 9, 2015

By | December 27, 2014 at 8:25 pm | No comments

New York-born, San Francisco-based Aesop Rock (aka Ian Bavitz) is a critically acclaimed hip hop artist/producer, recognized for his dense and abstract word play. He was also a member of one of New York Cities illest Hip-Hop independent record labels (Def Jux) co-founded...

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Pop Surrealism By Kenny Scharf

Pop Surrealism By Kenny Scharf

By | December 5, 2014 at 9:11 pm | No comments

Kenny Scharf, born in Hollywood, California in 1958, first came to artistic prominence in the early 1980s in New York, along with artists Keith Haring and Basquiat. Scharf placed his bright imagery, drawn from television and pop culture, on the streets and in nightclubs of...

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Words To Live By With Marco Mazzoni

Words To Live By With Marco Mazzoni

By | November 24, 2014 at 12:48 pm | No comments

I have to say I am kind of obsessed with this weeks Words To Live By artist, Marco Mazzoni, who's words feel absolutely true but there is something about his colored pencil depictions of this female flowering fauna that has made me so unsure. She has caught and captured me...

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HVW8 x Adidas Originals x Kevin Lyons x Jean Andre “All Day I Dream About Stripes”

HVW8 x Adidas Originals x Kevin Lyons x Jean Andre “All Day I Dream About Stripes”

By | November 18, 2014 at 11:33 pm | No comments

On Saturday November 15th 2014, HVW8 Gallery & Adidas joined forces to release some new designs from two respected artists; Kevin Lyons from Brooklyn, New York and Jean Andre of Paris, France. Dubbed "All Day I Dream About Stripes", the event showcased works inspired by...

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