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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
4 days ago
Photography
Photography

Pau Buscató's Playful Photographs of Crazy Coincidences Found in Cities

The street photographer Pau Buscató​ spends seven hours a day searching for the funny moments that only happen when people are crammed together.
Beckett Mufson
4.13.18
tv
tv

Artists Turned This Neighborhood into Springfield from 'The Simpsons'

"Sprayfield" seeks to reclaim public spaces and foster a greater sense of community in a low-income neighborhood in Mexico City.
José Luis Martínez Limón
4.10.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now
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
Culture
Culture

A Hip-Hop Crew Rallies Youth with Peaceful Protest in One of Colombia's Most Dangerous Towns

A homegrown rap crew is fostering self-expression to give new life to the youth of the region.
Felipe Sánchez Villarreal
1.17.18
Graffiti
Graffiti

How London's Graffiti Writers Survived a Police Crackdown

After law enforcement announced it would go easier on low-level criminals, the city's graffiti artists are making a comeback.
Charles Graham-Dixon
12.8.17
10 Questions
10 Questions

Ten 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
10.31.17
US-Mexico border
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
Creators: 50 States of Art
Creators: 50 States of Art

After Going to Jail for Vandalism, a Virginia Muralist Keeps Painting

Mickael Broth was convicted of vandalism in his 20s. The experience made him appreciate the power of artistic expression.
Diana Shi
3.31.17
Creators: 50 States of Art
Creators: 50 States of Art

Hawaii Blossoms into a Paradise for Street Art

Hawaiian muralist and graffito John "Prime" Hina talks about how he lives by the spray can to preserve his Polynesian heritage.
John "Prime" Hina
2.22.17
Photo
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
Stuff
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