Fresh wheat-paste street artwork by Brooklyn-based artist Bast at one of the usual spots on Crosby Street in SoHo.

We’ve passed the blog-posting controls to Ryan, with whom we’ve been drinking at the massive open bar at the TriBeCa Film Festival wrap party in Chelsea. Ryan is going to guest-live-blog for a couple of posts. Take it away, Ryan.

We’re doing a little bit of live-blogging from the TriBeCa Film Festival Wrap party in New York City. The event winds down the festival and is a heavily branded example of aggressive corporate sponsorship. Heineken, the beer brand, has sponsored the party and its branding is everywhere in the partyContinue Reading

The sticker-bombed bench in front of the McNally-Jackson bookstore and cafe in Nolita, in downtown New York City.

We had the privilege of talking with reporter Susan Campeau of Radio Canada for an upcoming show about street art stickers. Pic below of Van being interviewed by Susan in front of some street artwork by ASVP in Freeman’s Alley, in the Lower East Side of New York City.