A look at Dominican arts collective Quintapata . I especially like Jorge Pineda’s work in red ball point. (via c-monster)
“but it’s like I don’t want you to do it for free. So that’s why you get flow, and that shit ain’t free. I had to make it, I had to buy the clothes, I had to print it, I had to pay these guys to bring it down here, put it on the shelves, I have to pay for the utilities. Even people hit me up for shirts and shit, and it’s like, what can I get of yours?” Estevan Oriol talks about his career so far, and the ever dwindling budgets in these trying economic times. (via where eagles dare)
Teresa Margolles creates a Temple of Blood for the Mexican Pavilion at the Venice Biennale. (via Intersections)
Exploring the changing behaviors after the H1N1 flu outbreak in Mexico (via PSFK)
Coming back To Where I Started Carlos DZINE Rolon 2009
The DateFarmers can wait forever
Misteriosa muerte de Abismo (via intersections)
Are the Christians going to do to street art what it did to skateboarding? (via animalny)
The future of scum punk is in the hands of some black kids from East NY (via street carnage)
Graff is on the upswing, becoming legal in Brazil and a low priority in SF (via tomorrows museum)
“There is also an element of the impulse to preserve these things and to pack your whole life onto a couple of hand-made rafts and set sail, which is about the feeling that the way we are living is coming apart at the seams, is destroying the world around us and will not last. These boats are not to be taken as a literal solution, but in the way that art distills a language from our imaginations and creates images that speak to us above and below the level of our spoken language, we are addressing these issues in our form.” Artist Swoon talks about her upcoming junk raft voyage across the Adriatic Sea (via arrested motion)
Some bloggers just don’t understand just how unseemly this preoccupation with Shepard Fairey is. I mean it’s simply a disgrace. Whatevs. Some bloggers need to stop trying to control the conversation.
Your not hardcore like us…….
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