REVIEW | ‘In This Together’ by Tom Gerrard and Aeon at RVCA Gallery, Collingwood

Designing, sculpting, building, sketching, drawing, painting, writing, drawing - these are just some of the verbiage used to describe the applications of a visual artists. Some use the brush to compile their thoughts, others wield a pen for wordplay and then there are those who forge their work by any way they see fit - creating varied … Continue reading REVIEW | ‘In This Together’ by Tom Gerrard and Aeon at RVCA Gallery, Collingwood

REVIEW | Wall Writers | A documentary by Roger Gastman

The origins of graffiti writing, come in a number of shapes, sizes and urban languages, as most reference the time presented at the release of Style Wars and Subway Art, when graffiti found its colourful expressive nature. And while this expression has existed for many years before the era of Kase2 and Mare139, the decade prior is one which rarely gets … Continue reading REVIEW | Wall Writers | A documentary by Roger Gastman

ZINE | SYDIZM by Czna

There has always been animosity between two of Australia's Eastern major forefronts, Melbourne and Sydney. Whether it is through sport, the arts, culture, lifestyle, beaches and, of course, graffiti - nobody can decide who's metropolis reigns supreme. With neither side backing down without a fight, it's safe to say that all this passion must equate from … Continue reading ZINE | SYDIZM by Czna

VIDEO | The Grifters Code 6: Uber Freaks

ALWAYS CHOOSE LIFE. Loud, obnoxious, disrespectful, unnecessary, lawless, illegal. These are just some of the words, usually associated with the term: graffiti. A culture that is the under circumstances of an ocean of reasoning, supported by an ecosystem of individuals who live and breathe it's unquenchable lore. While some choose a casual approach, others bask in the … Continue reading VIDEO | The Grifters Code 6: Uber Freaks

REVIEW | The Grifters Code: Documenting Modern Day Graffiti Book by Good Guy Boris

d "I didn't do it, but if I did - I was drunk" The opening statement of The Grifters Code is a fitting one, when considering the brands infamous history in graffiti over the last half decade. Feverishly documenting the many facets and inner workings throughout the European graffiti scene, The Grifters founder Good Guy Boris (or President … Continue reading REVIEW | The Grifters Code: Documenting Modern Day Graffiti Book by Good Guy Boris

REVIEW | ‘The Australian UFO Mystery’ by R.B. Briers & Martin Bell

The best type of art, is one that can be deconstructed from multiple viewpoints. Take films like Under The Skin, one type of audience views it as a simple A to B structured story, while another can ponder on the questions presented for days, weeks, months or even years to come. The scientific unknown tends to ask … Continue reading REVIEW | ‘The Australian UFO Mystery’ by R.B. Briers & Martin Bell

REVIEW | Utah & Ether ‘Probation Vacation: Lost in Asia’ Book

Images provided by The Grifters When it comes to the expanded world of graffiti, from all corners of the globe and the many styles that come with it, one of its key elements is the intent of visibility. Whether it be from one side of a city to the other, finding ones sticker, tag, piece … Continue reading REVIEW | Utah & Ether ‘Probation Vacation: Lost in Asia’ Book

End of The Line | Crunch Time Vol. 6

Magazines are a cornerstone of any local and international graffiti scene. Independently published and distributed, these thin lined collection of stapled pages are more affordable to produce then most books, while usually granted a longer lifespan then the cheaper alternative, the zine. With the currant state of printed matter dying by the day, seeing a newly printed … Continue reading End of The Line | Crunch Time Vol. 6

ZINE | Over Time Part 2 | Melburban featuring Pasif & Lazy

What is the greatest sequel of all time? Godfather 2? Paul's Boutique? What about Low End Theory? I'm not to sure, but one of the hardest things to do, when producing work, is backing it up for the second coming. The creative field, rarely allows the same energy to carry on and flow long enough … Continue reading ZINE | Over Time Part 2 | Melburban featuring Pasif & Lazy

EXCLUSIVE | Skary & OG23 ‘Pieces of Mind’

This has been a long time coming, but I'm glad to say, we're finally here (almost). For those seeing this for the first time, The Seasons of Change series of gallery shows pop-up at Revolver each seasonal change every 3 months, it has featured some of Melbourne's best graffiti crews and artists, consisting of names … Continue reading EXCLUSIVE | Skary & OG23 ‘Pieces of Mind’

EDITORIAL | Empty-Nursery Blue by Adrian Doyle

Rarely does yours truly comment on a particular piece of work on Melbourne's streets, but the scale and overall response to this piece/installation by Adrian Doyle has been on every ones lips. As someone who actively documents and comments on Melbourne street art and graffiti scene, I think it's only right that I also throw … Continue reading EDITORIAL | Empty-Nursery Blue by Adrian Doyle

EXCLUSIVE | ‘Melbourne Hardcore’ with Gent and Skary

Back in May, Skary invited me along to take some flicks as he and Gent painted a big wall for MTN Australia.  With the theme of Hardcore in mind, the duo pushed out this wall, featuring a Skary white-outlined burner and a signature Gent character, with a devastating background to add a little extra cherry … Continue reading EXCLUSIVE | ‘Melbourne Hardcore’ with Gent and Skary