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From Street Art to High Art        Video        The New York Times        10 August 2014

 

Caledonia Curry

started her career as a street artist,

but leapfrogged to museums and galleries.

Now she has expanded her work

to include installation and performance art,

often with an activist bent.

 

Produced by: Shern Sharma

Read the story here: http://nyti.ms/1lHWQJX

Watch more videos at: http://nytimes.com/video

 

YouTube

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yYIt_TZ8ry4 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Scavenging for Art        NYT        17 December 2014

 

 

 

 

Scavenging for Art        Video        The New York Times        17 December 2014

 

Free Art Friday is an art scavenger hunt

open to all artists and art enthusiasts.

 

It has popped up in cities globally,

including New York.

 

Produced by: Ashley Maas

Read the story here: http://nyti.ms/1IUxAOo

Watch more videos at: http://nytimes.com/video

 

YouTube

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GY51yGmr9tc

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A memorial in the lobby of the Chicago Avenue Fire Arts Center

at George Floyd Square in Minneapolis.

 

Photograph: Aaron Nesheim for The New York Times

 

Throughout Trial Over George Floyd’s Death, Killings by Police Mount

Since testimony in Derek Chauvin’s trial began on March 29,

more than three people a day have died at the hands of law enforcement.

NYT

April 17, 2021    5:00 a.m. ET

https://www.nytimes.com/2021/04/17/
us/police-shootings-killings.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Manchester, UK

 

Raheem Sterling

has earned widespread praise for his fight against racism

and is setting up a foundation

to help disadvantaged young people in Britain.

 

Photograph: Carl Recine/Ruters

 

Art house: a celebration of football murals – in pictures

From Yashin to Rashford, fans have immortalised their idols in emulsion.

Here are the best efforts … and some near-misses

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17 November 2020

https://www.theguardian.com/football/gallery/2020/nov/17/
art-house-celebration-football-murals-in-pictures

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

All masked up: Glasgow city centre, last week.

 

Photograph: Jane Barlow/PA

 

Glasgow surprised but compliant as Covid-19 restrictions return

Residents are finding the latest coronavirus regulations

confusing, frustrating and disappointing

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Sun 6 Sep 2020    07.33 BST

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/sep/06/
glasgow-surprised-but-compliant-as-covid-19-restrictions-return

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A mural of Greta Thunberg in Bristol.

 

Photograph: Andrew Matthews/PA

 

Another two years lost to climate inaction,

says Greta Thunberg

Two years on from her first school strike,

activist attacks ‘ignorance and unawareness’

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Wed 19 Aug 2020    06.00 BST

Last modified on Wed 19 Aug 2020    08.16 BST

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2020/aug/19/
another-two-years-lost-to-climate-inaction-says-greta-thunberg

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Breonna Taylor mural in Annapolis, Maryland.

 

Taylor was shot at least eight times on 13 March

as police executed a so-called no-knock warrant.

 

Photograph: Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA

 

Why the officers who shot and killed Breonna Taylor

may never be arrested

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Mon 10 Aug 2020    12.00 BST

Last modified on Mon 10 Aug 2020    13.55 BST

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/aug/10/
breonna-taylor-killing-officers-may-never-be-arrested

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A mural in Louisville, Ky.,

depicting George Floyd and Breonna Taylor.

 

Mr. Floyd died in police custody in Minneapolis in May,

and Ms. Taylor was killed by the police in March.

 

Photograph:

Erik Branch for The New York Times

 

New Breonna Taylor Law Will Ban No-Knock Warrants in Louisville, Ky.

The Louisville Metro Council voted unanimously to ban no-knock search warrants

after the police shot Ms. Taylor dead in her home in March.

NYT

June 12, 2020

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/06/12/
us/breonna-taylor-law-passed.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A mural of George Floyd in Minneapolis.

 

The Minneapolis Police Department manual states

that neck restraints are basically reserved

for when an officer feels caught in a life or death situation,

which did not appear to be the case in Mr. Floyd’s detention.

 

Photograph: Jenn Ackerman for The New York Times

 

In George Floyd’s Death,

a Police Technique Results in a Too-Familiar Tragedy

Police departments have tried to ban

or severely limit the use of chokeholds and neck restraints.

But in Minneapolis,

a knee pressing on a neck led to a man’s death.

NYT

May 29, 2020

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/05/29/
us/knee-neck-george-floyd-death.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A recently painted mural of Ahmaud Arbery

is on display in Brunswick, Georgia.

 

Photograph: Sarah Blake/AP

 

FBI investigating Ahmaud Arbery shooting

as possible hate crime, lawyer says

Attorney for family of black jogger shot by white men

says federal authorities are looking into prosecutors and police in case

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Mon 25 May 2020    23.19 BST

First published on Mon 25 May 2020    22.20 BST

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/may/25/
ahmaud-arbery-shooting-hate-crime-fbi

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Artist Theo Ponchaveli paints a mural of Ahmaud Arbery in Dallas.

 

Photograph: Tony Gutierrez/AP


'They lynched him':

Ahmaud Arbery's father on the killing of his son

Marcus Arbery Sr says

Ahmaud’s death at the hands of two white men,

while he was out for a run, was an act of racism

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Sun 10 May 2020    07.00 BST

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/may/09/
ahmaud-arbery-father-marcus-georgia-running

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A boy walks past a mural

warning people about the risk of coronavirus,

painted by graffiti artists

from the Mathare Roots youth group,

in Nairobi, Kenya.

 

Photograph: Brian Inganga/AP

 

Coronavirus live news: Africa reaches 100,000 confirmed cases

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Fri 22 May 2020    17.04 BST

First published on Fri 22 May 2020    00.15 BST

https://www.theguardian.com/world/live/2020/may/22/
coronavirus-live-news-trump-pushes-to-open-churches-as-brazil-death-toll-passes-20000-covid-19-latest-updates

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

18 May – A mural painted in the Northern Quarter

by Manchester-based street artist Akse,

featuring a portrait of NHS operating department practitioner (ODP)

Debra Williams

 

Inside the outbreak: photographing England during Covid pandemic

Guardian photographer Chris Thomond lives in Manchester

and spent most of the year under strict lockdown measures

while travelling on assignment around the north of England’s coronavirus hotspots

photographing life during the pandemic. He looks back on his year

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Fri 1 Jan 2021    07.00 GMT

Last modified on Fri 1 Jan 2021    07.03 GMT

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/jan/01
/inside-the-outbreak-photographing-england-during-covid-pandemic

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Street artist Lionel Stanhope’s

topical interpretation of Caravaggio’s Supper at Emmaus,

in Ladywell

 

London, England

 

Photograph: Jill Mead/The Guardian

 

Macron masked and street art: Tuesday's best photos

The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world

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Tue 5 May 2020    12.56 BST

https://www.theguardian.com/news/gallery/2020/may/05/
macron-masked-and-street-art-tuesday-best-photos

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“Healthcare Hero,”

by the Denver-based artist Austin Zucchini-Fowler.

 

Photograph: Austin Fowler

 

Street Art Confronts the Pandemic

From Norway to Colorado,

street artists depict a world of masks and hand-washing (and toilet paper).

One recurrent theme: a deep appreciation of health care workers.

NYT

May 1, 2020

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/05/01/
travel/coronavirus-street-art.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

paint        UK

 

https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2020/sep/17/
banksy-trademark-risk-street-artist-loses-legal-battle-flower-thrower-graffiti

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

spray paint        USA

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/05/01/
arts/design/coronavirus-street-artists-london.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

graffito        UK

 

http://www.guardian.co.uk/artanddesign/2010/oct/07/
banksy-moorfields-graffito-auction-research

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

graffiti        USA

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/12/09/
arts/design/futura-graffiti-gallery-fashion.html

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/08/
nyregion/graffiti-nyc.html

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/25/nyregion/
as-legal-graffiti-walls-disappear-street-artists-ponder-future.html

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/25/nyregion/
as-legal-graffiti-walls-disappear-street-artists-ponder-future.html

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/07/19/us/19graffiti.html

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/27/arts/design/27graffiti.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

graffiti art        UK

 

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2010/nov/09/
graffiti-art-divides-council-opinion 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

graffiti artist        UK

 

http://www.theguardian.com/culture/gallery/2014/mar/05/
femme-fierce-worlds-best-women-graffiti-artists-in-pictures

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

USA > graffiti artist        UK / USA

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/12/09/
arts/design/futura-graffiti-gallery-fashion.html

 

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/05/01/
arts/design/coronavirus-street-artists-london.html

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/aug/08/
florida-teenager-taser-death-investigation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

graffiti artist > Momo        USA

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/09/18/arts/design/18momo.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

UK > graffiti artist / street artist > Banksy        UK / USA

 

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/banksy

 

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/29/nyregion/
monthlong-chase-around-new-york-city-for-banksys-street-art.html

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2013/oct/06/banksy-new-york-murals-law

https://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/14/
arts/design/another-banksy-mural-to-go-from-wall-to-auction.html

 

 

 

 

http://www.guardian.co.uk/artanddesign/gallery/2009/jun/12/
banksy-bristol-art-exhibition?picture=348798024

 

 

 

 

http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/art-and-architecture/news/
has-banksys-real-identity-been-discovered-at-last-866867.html

http://arts.guardian.co.uk/art/visualart/story/0,,2118864,00.html

http://observer.guardian.co.uk/uk_news/story/0,,1874245,00.html

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/in_depth/photo_gallery/3077005.stm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

USA > graffiti artist > Futura, born Leonard McGurr        USA

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/12/09/
arts/design/futura-graffiti-gallery-fashion.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

street artist        USA

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/05/01/
arts/design/coronavirus-street-artists-london.html

 

 

 

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/25/nyregion/
as-legal-graffiti-walls-disappear-street-artists-ponder-future.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

street art / graffiti        UK

 

https://www.theguardian.com/world/gallery/2020/jun/15/
color-is-not-a-new-york-black-lives-matter-street-art-in-pictures

 

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/gallery/2020/jun/13/
graffiti-street-and-protest-art-in-the-city-of-glasgow-in-pictures

 

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/may/18/
revolution-history-fight-back-coronavirus-policies-vulnerable

 

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/gallery/2020/may/11/
so-bored-of-this-life-under-quarantine-in-london-in-pictures

 

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/may/07/
coronavirus-black-brown-people-britain-ethnic-minorities

 

https://www.theguardian.com/news/gallery/2020/may/05/
macron-masked-and-street-art-tuesday-best-photos

 

 

 

 

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2014/jun/11/
google-street-art-project-graffiti

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

street art        USA

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/05/01/
travel/coronavirus-street-art.html

 

https://www.npr.org/2020/02/19/
807407891/artist-tatyana-fazlalizadeh-wants-you-to-stop-telling-women-to-smile

 

https://www.npr.org/2018/06/12/
615566099/beyond-the-streets-and-far-from-vandalism-street-art-gets-a-massive-show

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2018/02/13/
585416520/new-york-judge-awards-6-7-million-to-21-graffiti-artists-for-destroyed-murals

 

https://www.npr.org/2012/12/03/
166099114/street-art-brings-life-to-a-miami-neighborhood

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

street art > plywood from boarded-up shops        USA

 

https://www.npr.org/2021/03/18/
977977727/plywood-from-boarded-up-shops-turned-into-art-commemorating-floyd-killing

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

murals        UK

 

https://www.theguardian.com/news/gallery/2020/dec/11/
rescued-puppies-and-a-sneezing-banksy-fridays-best-photos

 

https://www.theguardian.com/football/gallery/2020/nov/17/
art-house-celebration-football-murals-in-pictures

 

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/sep/06/
glasgow-surprised-but-compliant-as-covid-19-restrictions-return

 

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2020/aug/19/
another-two-years-lost-to-climate-inaction-says-greta-thunberg

 

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2020/aug/06/
roy-hackett-the-civil-rights-hero-who-stood-in-front-of-a-bus-and-changed-britain-for-ever

 

https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2020/jun/05/
george-floyd-murals-worldwide-street-artists

 

https://www.theguardian.com/world/live/2020/may/22/
coronavirus-live-news-trump-pushes-to-open-churches-
as-brazil-death-toll-passes-20000-covid-19-latest-updates

 

https://www.theguardian.com/books/2020/may/03/
pandemic-by-slavoj-zizek-where-is-god-in-a-coronavirus-world-by-john-lennox-review

 

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/apr/29/
the-guardian-view-on-immigration-and-covid-19-old-myths-are-exposed

 

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/gallery/2020/apr/28/
seattle-artists-murals-stores-coronavirus

 

 

 

 

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/may/17/artwork-yanks-left-behind

 

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2014/may/17/art-usa

 

 

 

 

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2013/oct/06/banksy-new-york-murals-law

 

http://www.guardian.co.uk/artanddesign/2013/feb/22/banksy-mural-miami-auction

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

stencil mural        UK

 

https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2020/sep/17/
banksy-trademark-risk-street-artist-loses-legal-battle-flower-thrower-graffiti

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

football murals worldwide        UK

 

https://www.theguardian.com/football/gallery/2020/nov/17/
art-house-celebration-football-murals-in-pictures

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

USA > mural        UK / USA

 

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/gallery/2020/dec/22/
the-us-in-pictures-2020-coronavirus-blm-presidential-election

 

https://www.npr.org/2020/12/12/
945454343/caught-in-the-system-nipsey-hussle-lapd-affiliation

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/coronavirus-live-updates/2020/11/10/
933439300/the-vaccines-on-its-way-folks-fauci-says-as-brooklyn-names-him-a-covid-hero

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/11/08/
us/covid-united-states-joseph-biden.html

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/06/12/
us/breonna-taylor-law-passed.html

 

https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2020/jun/09/
colin-kaepernick-george-floyd-roger-goodell

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2020/06/06/
871010812/from-murals-to-tweets-the-global-south-shows-solidarity-with-george-floyd-protes

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/06/04/
opinion/george-floyd-anti-blackness.html

 

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/gallery/2020/may/31/
second-night-of-us-anti-racism-protests-george-floyd-across-us-in-pictures

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/05/29/
us/knee-neck-george-floyd-death.html

 

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/may/25/
ahmaud-arbery-shooting-hate-crime-fbi

 

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/may/09/
ahmaud-arbery-father-marcus-georgia-running

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/22/
us/kobe-bryant-lakers-los-angeles.html

 

 

 

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/23/
arts/design/miami-murals-wynwood.html

 

https://www.npr.org/local/309/2019/08/27
/754387951/these-depression-era-chicago-school-murals-sparked-debates-about-art-and-politics

 

https://www.npr.org/2019/06/22/
734823703/she-had-a-special-energy-philly-teen-inspires-amy-sherald-s-6-story-mural

 

 

 

 

 

https://www.npr.org/2018/12/11/
675806203/rays-of-sun-or-a-reminder-of-atrocities-after-protests-l-a-mural-will-be-removed

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/codeswitch/2018/07/31/
631897758/a-look-back-at-trayvon-martins-death-and-the-movement-it-inspired

 

 

 

 

http://www.npr.org/2016/09/06/
492836459/in-an-nyc-stairwell-one-of-keith-harings-murals-may-be-in-peril

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/09/26/arts/design/
in-brooklyn-a-protest-mural-draws-its-own-protest.html

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/14/
arts/design/another-banksy-mural-to-go-from-wall-to-auction.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

large-scale graffiti mural        USA

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/14/arts/design/
another-banksy-mural-to-go-from-wall-to-auction.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

6-story mural        USA

 

https://www.npr.org/2019/06/22/
734823703/she-had-a-special-energy-philly-teen-inspires-amy-sherald-s-6-story-mural

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

mural tributes        UK

 

https://www.theguardian.com/news/2020/apr/21/
cushion-mural-tributes-and-an-inseparable-duo-spread-joy-during-coronavirus-lockdown

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Political Wall Murals in Northern Ireland

 

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2019/dec/30/
some-of-iras-victims-mistakenly-killed-as-informers-files-show

 

http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/gallery/2009/jun/22/1?picture=349184134

http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/war/troubles/gallery/index.shtml

http://cain.ulst.ac.uk/murals/index.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

pay tribute to N        USA

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/11/08/
us/covid-united-states-joseph-biden.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

memorialize        USA

 

https://www.npr.org/2020/12/20/
945432104/the-art-of-an-uprising-paint-and-plywood-memorialize-george-floyd

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

muralist        USA

 

http://www.npr.org/2015/09/26/
443612698/miami-area-muralists-rouse-a-new-reputation-for-an-industrial-city

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

tagger        UK

 

http://www.guardian.co.uk/artanddesign/2011/jun/07/
tox-graffiti-artist-criminal-damage

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

artwork        UK

 

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/gallery/2020/jun/13/
graffiti-street-and-protest-art-in-the-city-of-glasgow-in-pictures

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

piece of art        UK

 

https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2020/jun/06/
banksy-black-lives-matter-latest-artwork

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

poster        UK

 

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/jan/01/
inside-the-outbreak-photographing-england-during-covid-pandemic

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

depict        UK

 

https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2020/jun/06/
banksy-black-lives-matter-latest-artwork

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

featuring...        UK

 

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/jan/01/
inside-the-outbreak-photographing-england-during-covid-pandemic

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

immortalize        UK

 

https://www.theguardian.com/football/gallery/2020/nov/17/
art-house-celebration-football-murals-in-pictures

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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