Stare (NME/KG) [Graffiti]

After MTL graff king SCANER, we continue our royal series with the following STARE (NME/KG) creations! If you’re from Montréal, there’s probably nothing new in what you’re about to see. And for those abroad, if you don’t know STARE… now u knowww… patnais!   See you at Galerie Yves Laroche for some major eye candy […]

Scaner Recap [Graffiti]

SCANER ONER (DA, KG, TFB, TFO, 156 et on en passe…) est un king incontesté de Montréal. Depuis des années, nous sommes témoins de son activité prolifique  dans les rues de la métropole et ailleurs dans le monde. Graffeur au style puriste, il a payé ses dues depuis bien longtemps et continue à nous en mettre […]

Graffiti Fest Under Pressure’s Short-Lived St-Patrick’s Day Ad Controversy

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This week, there was a very short-lived controversy involving St-Patty’s day, alcohol manufacturers, a downtown pub and a reputed graffiti festival. After 18 years of existence, Under Pressure – International Graffiti Conference has had its fair share of BS from wise-guy marketers. When organizers saw that their annual collective mural had been partially covered by a […]

Bomb It! Street Art is Revolution [Documentality]

[B]omb It! is a 2007 documentary directed by filmmaker Jon Reiss that follows graffiti’s evolution into a worldwide cultural movement that goes outside the confines of traditional artistic standards. Contrary to popular belief, graffiti art as we know it didn’t begin in New York but in Philadelphia. Reiss filmed graffiti art in different countries around […]

Documentaire Graffest St-Hubert avec Monk.e [Présenté par Elementality] + Lancement K6A

Depuis deux ans, le graffiti fait partie du Stakefest de Longueuil, rendez-vous annuel en fin d’été pour les jeunes de la Rive-Sud de Montréal. Le Graffest, fruit de la collaboration de  l’artiste multidisciplinaire Monk.e avec l’organisateur David Miljour, fournit des activités, planches en bois, peinture et prix à gagner aux participants de tous âges et […]