REVIEW | ‘Current’ by David Hockney at The NGV Melbourne

Try as hard as you might, nobody can put their finger on just what art does and means to the world. For some, it is an essential divide between our primitive counterparts, for others, an honest expression that words can't fathom. However, no matter where your ethos lie, art can always be pinpointed to the uncontrollable force of time. Either capsuling … Continue reading REVIEW | ‘Current’ by David Hockney at The NGV Melbourne

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 | ‘Sorry Bro’ by Antwan Horfee at Ruttkowski;68 Gallery, Cologne

Since entering the gallery environment six years ago, Parisian artist Antwan Horfee, quickly breached the ever-present shadow, some graffiti writers carry well into their art years. Extracting the energy in his street work at stretched canvas, Horfee has firmly established himself in spaces around the world, travelling as far as The United States, Sweden and even our little city … Continue reading REVIEW | ‘Sorry Bro’ by Antwan Horfee at Ruttkowski;68 Gallery, Cologne

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

VIDEO | Rust86 x Montana Cans: Black

Italian writer Rust86 gets funky with a retro-futuristic production that blends influences from the old school New York graffiti scene with vibrant colours and jazzy flow. This piece structures a plain Montana WHITEOUT fill-in with a colorful ghetto background palette and fresh puppets. Enjoy the clean New York far cap outlines. RUST86 - MONATANA CANS … Continue reading VIDEO | Rust86 x Montana Cans: Black