street art

The VICE Guide to Right Now

LA's New Naked Trump Statue Envisions the President as a Killer Clown

Activist art collective INDECLINE explains why its latest statue is based on serial killer John Wayne Gacy.
Drew Schwartz
8.17.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Fans Spent $1,000 Putting Dozens of Peel-Off Stars on the Walk of Fame

Because nothing infuriates the libs more than giant stickers.
Drew Schwartz
8.10.18
Art

Unearthed Art by Teenage Basquiat Inspired This Exciting New Documentary

A trove of early Basquiat works rescued from an East Village bank vault inspired a filmmaker to explore the artist's formative years.
Miss Rosen
5.18.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Landlord Who Destroyed 5Pointz Must Pay Graffiti Artists $6.7M

The building's owner trashed the country's "largest collection of exterior aerosol art" to build luxury condos.
Kara Weisenstein
2.13.18
Graffiti

Why Graffiti Has Returned to London

At the start of the decade there was a widespread police crackdown, but in 2017 it's made a comeback.
Charles Graham-Dixon
12.8.17
10 Questions

10 Questions You Always Wanted to Ask a Living Statue

Life-changing advice on how to deal with hecklers and what to do when you really need to scratch an itch.
Michelle Elbers
11.1.17
US-Mexico border

The Chicano Artists Transcending the US-Mexico Border

With a foot in each world, the people of El Paso and Ciudad Juarez have developed a shared culture, which stretches beyond nationality and documentation.
Avery White
Holly Devon
7.4.17
Los Angeles

This Big, Golden Kanye-as-Christ Statue Is Dumb

It's wearing Yeezys.
Alex Robert Ross
2.23.17
Photo

Photos of a London You Rarely See

We spoke to one member of artist collective The Lurkers about their new book, made up of photos they've taken while graffitiing the walls of a gentrifying city.
Tom Usher
12.1.16
Interviews

NYC Artist Justin Bua on UFC and the Politics of Art

"People weren't doing art on Hillary—they just weren't. Obama was personable, he was likable."
Jake Kivanc
11.21.16
Stuff

The Impossible Quest to Catalog a Decade of NYC Street Art

"I see next to no good street art anymore," says photographer Katherine Lorimer (a.k.a. Luna Park), the author of '(Un)Sanctioned,' a new book documenting the peak and decline of NYC street art, as well as the illegal graffiti that's as strong as ever.
Ray Mock
10.30.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

You Could Own One of Those Naked Donald Trump Statues for $20,000

A portion of the proceeds will go to an immigration rights organization.
VICE Staff
9.1.16
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