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new face in town.

this face is zektar. just the few things on the flicker page look awesome. a style we have not really seen here in town yet. really love the work here. keep your eyes out for more from zektar. i know i will. Advertisements

goonsstuff.

friend of the pod collective, and former chi resident, goons has been upping some game recently, posting pics, and adding stuff to their online store. including some stickers. and some pretty cool goons heads ranging in price from 1$ to 30$. now thats a deal! so swing by and get some goons swag.

ROA in chicago.

updated, may 26th. so really ummmm. what can i say. this has got to be one of the biggest street art oriented pieces in the city ever. by a well known artist nonetheless. so im excited. the dudes over at pawn works are busy. busy doing awesome things. the latest in awesomeness would be bringing belgium … Continue reading

Gabriel SPECTER at pawn works.

don’t party to hard at the chicago street art show friday. cause saturday night pawn works will be hosting brooklyn based artist Gabriel SPECTER. his process sounds really interesting. im really happy pawn works is brining in all the N.Y. talent. but we will expand on all that later. opening reception  saturday may 14th 6-10pm … Continue reading

THE CHICAGO STREET ART SHOW.

on friday may 13th, at the chicago urban art society  is the opening of the chicago street art show and book release. and its going to be the very definition of a barn burner. here is some info. and more after the jump below the image.

show time!

spring is in the air….then gone again. but thats enough to get me excited. this coming week will bring to great shows, the openings happening at the same time on the same night. both need to be seen. im ready for warm weather, art, and…more art. first. rejoice, one of the first street artists i … Continue reading

“a sacred moment” R.I.P Keith Haring

21 years ago today keith haring passed away from AIDS related complications. im not gonna say much. just post some pics, and quotes from interviews. if you feel like it check out his website. and look into the keith haring foundation. he was a awesome guy. and deserves some recognition today.   “These kids, who were … Continue reading

Questions with Ray Noland, Mr. CRO.

Ray Noland has been busy keeping us thinking, chuckling, and questioning, and he’s not going to stop. With shows like “go tell mama!” a touring show of Obama oriented work, “sweet tea and american values”, “run blago run” and most recent “pork and politics”. Rays’ work is a perfect example of the role of art … Continue reading

best of chicago. 2010.

this is going to be kinda big so bare with me. this last season was pretty good as far as public art. a lot of people worked very hard on this stuff that you get to see for free. so they need their propers. here they are. first off. this is not really artist specific. … Continue reading

year end favorites-international edition.

ill put up my chicago’s year-in-awesome-stuff list with pics very soon. i just wanted to post some pics of my favorite artists working internationally. you will most likely recognize most of them. and thats ok, they are amazing, pushing boundary’s, and ides forward, in unbelievable ways. so ya. enjoy. BUFFdiss-yes, thats tape. not paint. aryz … Continue reading