11 posts tagged street art
Hanksy - It’s A Punderful Life
In preparation for his first Los Angeles art show, New York street artist Hanksy explains the inspiration behind how he came to be. His celebrity obsession and subsequent wordplay phenomenon has been shrouded in mystery since his emergence two years ago.
Directed and Edited by Nicolas Heller
Shot by Jared Soule
Music by Cliff Dweller
Additional Post-Production by Daniel Perzan
KAWS Companion: Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade 2012
Legendary street artist Brian Donelly discusses the process and creation of his 40-foot KAWS Companion balloon for the 2012 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Watch more behind the scenes from KAWS on NOWNESS.com here: http://bit.ly/TZnTpC
Directed by: Jake Sumner
Produced by: ALLDAYEVERYDAY in conjunction with Brian Donelly (KAWS)
Voice of Art - Graffiti Artists vs. GMOs (Genetically Modified Organisms)
Some of California’s dopest graffiti artists - Mear One, Vyal One, Werc, Griffin One, and Ernest Doty - have created high-impact murals to raise awareness for the labeling of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs). The artists discuss their reasons for supporting California’s Yes on Prop 37 campaign while displaying can control and sick techniques.
Voice of Art - Label GMOs with Max Neutra
Artist Max Neutra paints live on Hollywood Boulevard’s Walk of Fame to raise awareness about California’s Proposition 37 and GMO labeling. His canvas imagines a GMO-fueled zombie dystopia where people are manipulated to serve the food system, instead of the other way around.
Voice of Art - Label GMOs with Crevis
Los Angeles-based artist Crevis shows us how to do a DIY wheat-paste campaign for California’s Yes on Prop 37 and GMO labeling. From studio to street, Cons explains the dark side of big agribusiness and why he’s out in the dead of night spreading the word.
Voice of Art - GATS (Graffiti Against The System) Pt. 4
GATS (Graffiti Against The System) talks about the unpredictable life of a graffiti artist and the symbolism behind his enigmatic character.
Voice of Art - GATS (Graffiti Against the System)
Graffiti is a thriving life force in Oakland. Meet GATS (Graffiti Against The System), an artist for whom the city is one endless canvas to connect with the people. Times are rough in “The O,” as GATS plans to write a poem throughout the city.
Voice of Art - Street Artists vs. Illegal Billboards, Pt. 3
LA street artists launch a campaign against the 4,000 illegal billboards in their community. Artists include Cyrcle, Desire Obtain Cherish (DOC), Benjamin, War N Buff It, LEBA, Septerhead, Destroy All Design, John Carlos De Luna & Esteban Cons.
Voice of Art - Trailer
Spurred by the social awakening we’re experiencing around the world, Voice of Art follows artists as they execute their own brand of activism by shining a light on their chosen social issue. Through carefully crafted events (concert, exhibition, demonstration), these artists execute awareness campaigns to engage viewers in a global dialogue. Directed by ZS Grant.