American Man Extradited to South Korea Over Graffiti Sprayed on Trains
The 27-year-old spray painted “WORD” in orange, among other phrases.
'We Went Through a Lot': How the Director of 'Jisoe' Remembers the Cult Documentary
It's been 20 years since Eddie Martin started recording the clips of Justin Hughes that would become 'Jisoe'. Years on, the film's legacy still stands.
Scientists Are Training AI Robots to Write Graffiti
Researchers at Georgia Tech created a system that mimics human movements to create its own street art.
Cops Sent a Helicopter, a Drone, and Cars to Go After a Graffiti Artist
No one really knows why.
What Happened to Singapore’s ‘Sticker Lady’?
In 2013, Sam Lo was arrested for sticking sassy stickers onto traffic lights and spray painting cheeky messages on roads.
Someone Reportedly Vandalized a Historic Soviet Spaceship with Graffiti
The dilapidated remains of Russian Buran shuttles at Baikonur Cosmodrome were spray-painted, according to state media.
A Couple Defaced a $450,000 Painting, and the Artist Is Fine With It
“What is this shit?” the artist remembers thinking. He soon changed his mind.
In Politically-Charged Thailand, Artists See Role in New Pro-Democracy Movement
Thai graffiti artists and painters are exploring increasingly bolder themes in their art - in line with a more assertive pro-democracy youth movement.
People Think the Guy From ‘Art Attack’ Is Banksy
The theory started gaining traction after a netizen claimed that Banksy artworks appeared in places where former “Art Attack” host Neil Buchanan’s former band would perform.
1UP Graffiti Crew Discuss the Challenges of Being a Woman in a Male-Dominated Scene
"The graffiti world is still structured by who can paint the best. But it’s especially hard for a woman because you're not the hero; the major actions are still done by men."
Meet the Singaporean Graffiti Artist Making His Way Around the World
Coming from Singapore, a country with very strict laws against vandalism, Song's need to find 'legal' walls brings him around the world.
Artists Are Painting Murals to Preserve the Culture of this Neighbourhood in Sri Lanka
Mural artists attempt to correct Slave Island’s misunderstood identity and preserve the neighbourhood's culture before it gets lost altogether.