Category Archives: Graffiti

It’s a Love Thing

It’s #GivingTuesday on Twitter today and although I intended to go through all the hashtags, I somehow found myself in the #graffiti #streetart timeline.  What is giving about anyway if it’s not about love?  Check out these beautiful #art pieces.  Simple and not so simple…be moved to DO something today  that gives kindness, love, meaning…you get the picture right?

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Kito Flex Dopeness: #WalkThisWay

Let me introduce you to the budding premium fashion accessory line of Mr. Kito Flex

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Growing up in Houston, TX, 26 year-old Kito Flex always had big dreams of being successful and always had a love for fashion, especially unique accessories that assisted in making his outfits stand out from the crowd. Kito had the artistic idea to create a men’s accessory line (must be the dog…lol…kidding) that would reflect his unique style while staying true to his Houston roots. In early 2013, the Kito Flex Collection was born.

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Gia On The Move: “This dude is “killin’ it”! And we love the inspirational message on the back of his labels.  Check out what he recently wrote to his Instagram followers:

Kito FlexIMG_9758-2.“You guys probably never noticed this but, I do have an inspirational message on the back of all my products! Romans 8:18 For I reckon that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory which shall be revealed in us. #HappySunday Be blessed “

Bringing awareness of Houston culture to the forefront and cultivating design filled with inspirational art and creativity the line currently includes four premium sock patterns:

  • Baby Bottles”,
  • the vicious red “Bomb” socks,
  • the swangin’ “SLAB” socks (Slow, Loud, and Bangin aka a fully customized car)
  • and the most popular socks shrouded in “Lean Cups” filled with purple drank, inspired by the music of DJ Screw, UGK, Slim Thug and other Houston legends.

image005“It’s a brand that represents, and is influenced by, a Houston culture…a society that the whole world is slowly trending on. I’ve taken ordinary accessories and just added my creative twist to it and hope everyone else enjoys the art. I believe, no matter race or gender, my brand has something to offer to all individuals.”           – Kito Flex

The popularity of the Kito Flex Collection is spreading like wild fire and currently you can spot Houstonians all over rocking these socks.  We love the line at Gia On The Move because it’s just plain fun and sexy.  Plus we’re huge advocates of edgy entrepreneurs on the pulse! …and Gia will be rockin’ her own pair(s) very shortly. :)

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Currently available at Premium Goods (Houston), Active Athlete (Texas, Alabama, Louisiana), Exclusive Taste (Houston), and Tradition (Beverly Center), just to name a few, you can also buy them online!

Shop Kito

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Highly recommended for stocking stuffers and totally cheapskate gift givers this holiday season!

These Russian Dolls Have Teamed Up with Graffiti Artists

“Babushkas,” otherwise known as Russian Dolls, are no longer restricted to dusty ornaments adorning your grandmother’s mantel place.

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Tel Aviv’s first ever “Russian Dolls” art exhibition, featuring works by more than 60 street and graffiti artists from around the world, is set to open on November 14-21.

Kuli AlmaSponosred by Kuli Alma, Tel Aviv’s newest nightlife haunt and cultural institution, the exhibition will bring together more than 60 artists from Israel and around the world in a stunning display of exclusive works and custom designed Russian dolls, as well as street art murals, wooden sculptures and tattoo designs, taking place between November 14-21.
The International Babushka Exhibition will include artworks and design pieces by internationally lauded artists COF (Argentina), Kreal (Russia), DemiaConcept (Spain), Koz Doz (Venezuela), Bird (Belgium) and Papy TSF (France), as well as Israeli artists Boaz Sides Untay, Ambi Plazma, and Pipeled, among others, in Kuli Alma’s newly opened cylindrical gallery space located within the bar’s open-air courtyard.
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The exhibition will open to the public on November 14 with a gala event in which several of the artists will be in attendance, and include DJ sets by Tel Aviv-based musical artists and a special selection of beverages powered by Stoli vodka.
For more information about Kuli Alma, visit www.kulialma.com.
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About Kuli Alma
Kuli Alma first opened its doors in March 2014 on the premise of providing uncompromising art and musical content to a broad range of audiences. The influential cultural hotspot is a must for music enthusiasts arriving in Tel Aviv, and boasts several vibrant, multi-faceted spaces, including a vibing indoor dance bar with state-of-the-art sound system, an art gallery and a film screening room, and centered around a street-art adorning, open-air space replete with visual art projections, within which guests experience a varied selection of DJs on any give night.

 

Graffiti Artist Dmote Gets “Fresh” On Wall Street NYC

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If you haven’t seen this yet, graffiti artist, Dmote, marked up the truck of Andaz Wall Street’s, Principle Farmer, David Zaback.  Dmote transformed what was once a plain white truck to an eye catching work of art that brings the freshest produce to Andaz Wall Street!

Watch the video!

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The Andaz Wall Street Farmers Market will be open every Thursday from 12pm to 7pm until November 20th. The hotel’s plaza, located near Wall & Water streets, comes alive as hotel guests – as well as the general public – shop for produce and can gain expertise from Farmer Dave.

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Good Morning Franklin Village! Love Your #Graffiti

…The moments when Sunday brunch gets sidelined for a cheeky side-street street art mini mural.  Whose hungry for intergalactic #Pizza & #GrilledCheese  #Batman to the rescue … “Hello Gelsons?  We need a deliver!”

~Los Feliz, California

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Itsy Bitsy Teeny Weeny Graffiti

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On September 8th, Daniel Gennaoui posted on his Twitter account the best combined with  .  We couldn’t agree more.  Big things really do come in small packages.  In this case, big graffiti art ideas. Talk about “taking it to the street!”

 The little details are by far the most important. ~Sherlock Holmes

Follow Daniel for more really great ideas:

@DanielGennaoui

Wildlife, Extreme Sports and Street Art lover. Part-time guitarist. Niume Founder.  @Niume_official  …  London · niume.com

#GreenLabelGallery Still Accepting #StreetArt Until August 30th

The Intersection of Skate, Music and Art.

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Mountain Dew wants into the fray of Street Art and are holding their first ever crowd-sourced gallery space opening at the Iconic Green Label Gallery in Amsterdam on August 31st, 2014.  And…they are looking for submissions from YOU!

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Artists from around Europe can submit their digital street artwork until August 30th by posting on Instagram with #GreenLabelGallery.

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Screen Shot 2014-08-26 at 5.45.15 AMThe Green Label Gallery exhibition will feature a stark white space with a gallery-quality printer – the HP Designjet Z3200 as its canvas. Over the course of three days, the space will be transformed to feature vibrant and inspired artwork representing the badge of originality as artwork is printed and hung in real time along with Chaotic Bastards live art demonstrations.

Submissions featuring digital art and photos of executed street art and imaginative sketches will be curated for exhibition at the contemporary Walls Gallery in Amsterdam and on www.green-label.com/gallery.

The exhibit will be open to the public from Thursday, August 28th through Saturday, August 30th, with the complete exhibition viewable Sunday, August 31st.