An ad for the new Massive Attack album has been banned by the London Underground authorities on the grounds that is looks too much like street art. The advert is for the Brtistol group latest CD “Heligoland” and was to have been displayed in “tube” (subway) stations throughout the British
Stencil art on Orchard Street in the Lower East Side, in New York City. The rabbit-like creature is throwing a molotov cocktail. An homage to a famous Banksy artwork, perhaps?
New street art link: Time Out New York (TONY) magazine’s interactive street art photo gallery. Some good stuff, including works by Banksy.
We’ve also added a set of links to websites of some artists and graffiti writers. Street Artist Websites Bansky Bleck Le Rat Buff Monster Claw Money Faile Space Invader Kaws 1 The London Police Momo Obey / Shepard Fairey Flower Guy Swoon WK Interact
Here’s a short clip (set to a classical score) that shows a sampling of Barcelona (BCN) street art and graff, including some excellent stencil pieces and work that looks like that of British artist Banksy.
Lovin’ this stencil we found on 2nd Avenue in the East Village in New York City. When we saw this piece, we thought it looked like the work of U.K.-based Banksy, but on closer inspection it looks more like the work of seminal stencil artist Blek Le Rat. But could