Among these billboard postings on Broome Street  in New York’s Lower East Side is an ad for local classical-music radio station WQXR’s “Month of Mozart” program. As in some of the station’s previous marketing campaigns, the ads make reference to contemporary popular culture and employ a clever pun. In thisContinue Reading

We’re intrigued by this new wheat-pasted street art piece that just went up on the Mulbeery Street-side of the famous Puck Building in New York’s SoHo. The artwork is a composite of a black-and-white photo of a sexy, topless bleached-blonde woman cropped and displayed within a two-dimensional shape of aContinue Reading

Here’s a small wheat-paste street art piece of the Pillsbury Doughboy, the icon and mascot of the Pillsbury food company. Officially the mascot is named “Poppin’ Fresh” and was invented in the 1960s for a then new TV advertising campaign by the Leo Burneet ad agency. The Doughboy paste-up isContinue Reading

All manner of illustrated anatomical hearts on this wheat-paste street art piece “Love Hurts” outside the Sue Scott Gallery on Rivington Street in New York’s Lower East Side.

Here are photos of artist Erik den Breejen’s recently completed “Fashion Heroes Bowie” mural at Rag & Bone in New York City. The artwork was commissioned by the clothing company for the exterior of its Nolita “boutique” jeans store, at the southeast corner of Houston and Elizabeth streets. Earlier inContinue Reading

Partner in crime Nick, a creative director at an influential downtown New York City advertising agency, took a moment on a recent night out in SoHo to show off and share the awesome three-star tattoo on his forearm. Love it.  

Fresh street-art mural on the front exterior wall of the Sue Scott Gallery on Rivington Street, just east of the Bowery, in the Lower East Side of New York City. We’re assuming this is commissioned work, though there’s a lot of street art on this stretch of Rivington and itContinue Reading