graffiti

Kid Zoom - Cockatoo Island, Turbine Hall

Ian Strange (AKA Kid Zoom)

New York City, New York

Australian born and NYC-based, Kid Zoom is a street artist that has been endorsed as a “Rembrandt with a spray can.”

Love Letter To Brooklyn

Steve Powers

New York, New York

Steve Powers is a man with two distinct careers. One as subversive graffiti artist and the others as a celebrated studio artist and street muralist.

Stephen Tompkins - Popped

Stephen Tompkins

Los Angeles, California

A self-described “cosmic kid” from Cleveland, Ohio, Stephen Tompkins is painter and illustrator with a reputation for his wild-style pop art.

Couto Brothers - M&M

Couto Brothers

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

According to their website, the Couto Brothers’ collaborative venture is “the culmination of the creative energies of two distinctly different individuals who share not only common blood, but a common drive for artistic exploration and excellence”. The yin to the other’s yang, the Couto duo fuses their individual styles into collateral that is at once eclectic and harmonious.

REVOK - 6

REVOK

Los Angeles, California

REVOK is a visible mainstay in the Los Angeles art scene, perhaps most notably as a contributor to the MOCA’s Art in the Street exhibit that opened on April 17th, 2011.

WOOZY - Beautiful Demise

WOOZY

Manila, Phillipines

The WOOZY coalition describes itself as “a premium lifestyle and street wear label with the goal of creating stylish, offbeat and original apparel.”

JR - Women Are Heroes

JR

Global

JR is a street artist, activist, and the winner of the 2011 TED prize.

Mr. Gauky - Wall 3

Mr. Gauky

Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Mr. Gauky describes himself as an Yorkshire-born orphan adopted by a rough-and-tumble gang called “the Slouches” — a group he claims as inspiration.

Superfex - Personal Branding

Claire Latchem (AKA Superfex)

Frome, United Kingdom

Superfex’s design aesthetic that has been described as “‘cute yet professional,” and has been sought after by a wide variety of corporate and independent entities.

The Pod Hotel, outdoor garden

JM Rizzi

Brooklyn, New York

JM Rizzi creates street art and paintings that are vibrant and colorful. His line is alive and spontaneous and the murals he creates are bursting with activity.

Boston

Banksy

Bristol, United Kingdom

The most recognizable street artist working today is an elusive Brit that goes by the name Bansky.

Blek le Rat - New York City

Xavier Prou (AKA Blek le Rat)

Paris, France

Xavier Prou, more commonly known by the alias Blek le Rat, is considered among the graffiti community to be one of the (if not the primary) leaders of the European stencil graffiti movement in the 1980s.