Street Art Memorial to Andy Warhol … New York

This mysterious memorial to the late artist Andy Warhol appeared last week on on facing walls along a stretch of Ludlow Street just south of Grand Street (a segment of the block also known unofficially as the “Ludlow Street Art Gallery”). The appearance of these posters is on the anniversary of Warhol’s death on February […]

Andy Warhol’s Portrait of Brazilian Soccer Legend Pele

In the late 1970s, the artist and pop-art superstar Andy Warhol created a series of iconic famous celebrity silkscreen portraits, including this rarely seen painting of Brazilian soccer legend Pele. This Warhol artwork is currently on view at LACMA in Los Angeles as part of an exhibition called the “Futbol: The Beautiful Game”

Andy Warhol Statue in New York

The recently installed Andy Monument, a gold statue of the late artist Andy Warhol,  sits  across from the northwest corner of Union Square in New York City. Warhol was one of the most influential and ground-breaking artists to emerge in the post-modern art era and was at the forefront of the pop-art movement. The Factory, […]

Spock Nimoy Warhol

New York street art: From another angle, the image mash-up of Leonard Nimoy (Star Trek’s Spock) and Warhol’s Marilyn Monroe in Nolita. © Ivan Corsa Photo – Street Art Images

Spock Nimoy Warhol

New York street art: Another shot of the image mash-up of Leonard Nimoy (Star Trek’s Spock) and Warhol’s Marilyn Monroe painting on wall outside Lasso, a restaurant at the corner of Kenmare and Mott street in Nolita. © Ivan Corsa Photo – Street Art Images

Spock Nimoy Warhol

New York street art: Another one of those celebrity-image and Andy Warhol pop-art mash-ups by artist Mr. Brainwash that have been appearing around lower Manhattan the past few months. This one of actor Leonard Nimoy, who played Spock on Star Trek, and Warhol’s famous Marilyn Monroe silkscreen painting can be found on the exterior wall […]

Street Art Warhol

New York street art: Detail from stencil of a spray-paint can branded with a Campbell’s Soup can label is an homage to the late, great Andy Warhol, one of the most significant and influential 20th-century artists. Instead of “Soup,” the can reads “Spray.” This stencil can be found on the wall outside of Lasso restaurant, […]

Street Art Warhol

New York street art: This stencil of a spray-paint can branded with a Campbell’s Soup can label is an homage to the late, great Andy Warhol, one of the most significant and influential 20th-century artists. Instead of “Soup,” the can reads “Spray.” This stencil can be found on the wall outside of Lasso restaurant, at […]

Street Art Warhol

New York street art: This stencil of a spray-paint can branded with a Campbell’s Soup can label is an homage to the late, great Andy Warhol, one of the most significant and influential 20th-century artists. Instead of “Soup,” the can reads “Spray.” This stencil can be found on the wall outside of Lasso restaurant, at […]

Street Art Warhol

New York street art: This stencil of a spray-paint can branded with a Campbell’s Soup can label is an homage to the late, great Andy Warhol, one of the most significant and influential 20th-century artists. Instead of “Soup,” the can reads “Spray.” Warhol created series of artworks in the 1960s based on American mass-produced supermarket […]

Spock a la Warhol

New York City street art: Leonard Nimoy rendered in wheatpaste in the style of Warhol on Wooster Street in SoHo. © Ivan Corsa Photo – Street Art Images

Spock a la Warhol

New York City street art: Legendary Star Trek cast member Leonard Nimoy (who played Spock in the sci-fi movie and TV series), in the style of the late great artist Andy Warhol, on Wooster Street in SoHo, downtown Manhattan. © Ivan Corsa Photo – Street Art Images

Britney a la Warhol

New York City street art: Another shot of Britney Spears a la (in the style of) the late Andy Warhol on Wooster Street in SoHo. © Ivan Corsa Photo – Street Art Images

SIZE MATTERS: EPIC 82-FOOT LONG MURAKAMI PAINTING STEALS SPACE FROM OTHER ARTISTS

This massive painting by Japan’s most successful and well-known contemporary artist Takashi Murakami is displayed in the primest spot of the Broad Museum in Los Angeles. It’s huge. It’s epic. It’s unmissable. Anyone entering the museum’s main galleries, where the core selections from the permanent collection are exhibited, will see it as they arrive from […]

How High-Low Can You Go? New Banksy Mural in London Rips Basquiat for Basquiat’s Sake

There’s a new Banksy in London!   Okay, okay, okay — calm down! We know how exciting this must be for you. Us, too! But let’s take a moment and catch our breath, ’cause this is no ordinary new piece of street art from the world’s most mysterious artist. The latest Banksy is ripping off one […]