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Westbound Train 4/27/09 (video Box)

Taliah Lempert
Arones Mercian Taliah Lempert 2005

  • “is the last name of the artist as important as the visual legacy he or she leaves behind?” A UK paint company has won the legal right to register the name Picasso for it’s products without the families consent. (via myartspace)
  • 2F2k buddy artist Robert Hardgrave has just uploaded a collection of his work from the past year online. All I got to say is it needs more painted tanks.
  • John Waters gives us a tour of his art
  • Downtown 1981
  • Jose Parla a/k/a Ease, City Views
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    Surfers Love Call 3/4/09

    Robert Hardgrave
    Polyverse Robert Hardgrave 2009

  • 2f2k friend SnekeOne has show coming up in Seattle at Evo Gallery. Looking forward to his new work.
  • Film Piracy, Organized Crime, and Terrorism (via daily swarm))
  • Is it possible for a college studio art professor to answer the question, “Is graffiti art?” (via senses lost)
  • “Going to stand in front of people, watching them sing on stage, has never really appealed to me. I come from the DJ point of view, where sound systems play your music and you’re bouncing. Live shows have never really done anything for me.” Tricky shares his thoughts about live music, touring, and the intricacies of ordering a soy cocoa in the UK. ( Via flavorwire)
  • Some thoughts on the new branding for the recovery programs from the Obama team. Is it cool or creepy that the administration is so clued into effective visual marketing? (via brand new)
  • Yo, this made saturday mornings worth getting excited for after scooby doo wasn’t cutting it anymore.
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    Manteca 12/30/08

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    Good Times Robert Hardgrave 2008 via flickr

  • The economic crisis is creating some odd opportunities. With all of the foreclosures there is a surplus of empty backyard pools getting skated in California. (via TWBE)
  • Did you know that Bo Diddley was once the Sheriff of a small town in New Mexico? Here is a great big pile of his music to enjoy. (via Houndblog)
  • Graffiti on Grand Theft Auto billboard raises questions about black on black crime. Pisses off gamers on WIRED Blog.
    (via Bombin’)
  • Mantis Project recycles cigarette filters into knit caps and other wearables. Never mind the smell it goes away with time. En Espanol
  • Painting with permission in Australia:
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    Chingalero 12/10/08

    Robert Hardgrave
    Chronical Robert Hardgrave 2008

  • Boy do I dislike the holidays. I think you can chalk it up to all of the times during the gift swap in elementary school I always ended up with the book of Lifesavers. Well if there is any way to bring me back around to the yule time cheer it would be in the form of one of these great prints by Robert Hardgrave, Blu, or Chris Johanson. Of course they are a bit more than the Lifesavers but just do it for the Kid.
  • Second round of Art Basel recaps from Jewcy, The Art Collectors, Art Observed, NY Mag, and The Guardian
  • RIP Elmer Valentine, Owner of the Whiskey a Go Go and inventor of GoGo Girls.
  • The question for our age – Whats the difference between art, Design, and a Meme? (via Hrag Vartanian)
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