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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.


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.


Landlord Who Destroyed 5Pointz Must Pay Graffiti Artists £4.8M

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


What Do People On the Street Think of That 'Refugee Sex' Street Art?

Someone painted "sex with refugees is jasmine-scented and beautiful" in huge letters on the side of a building.


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.


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.


Activists Are Projecting Digital "Calligraffiti" Onto Walls in Berlin

Combining traditional calligraphy with graffiti, the young art form comes to Germany with a mission.


Meet Honolulu’s Friendly Neighborhood Art Collective | #50StatesofArt

In the shadow of Honolulu's impending real estate boom, Lana Lane Studios rents out studio spaces and hosts events for creatives.


Essay: Hawaii Blossoms into a Paradise for Street Art | #50StatesofArt

Hawaiian muralist and graffito John "Prime" Hina talks about how he lives by the spray can to preserve his Polynesian heritage.


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

It's wearing Yeezys.


You Might Mistake These Tape Sculptures for Headless Humans

POW! WOW! Hawaii contender Glazed Paradise makes sculptures that look like escaped mannequins roaming the city.


This Mexican Street Artist Mixes Science Fiction and Psychedelia

Muralist, illustrato, and all-around renaissance man Smithe is creating his own brand of sci-fi surrealism.