Street Art

Highway Memorial by Green Renaissance

Highway Memorial by Green Renaissance

In response to the rampant poaching of South Africa’s rhinos, the Green Renaissance team created this highway memorial for the 312 rhinos that have been killed during the first seven months of 2012.

'The Williams Brothers' Cape Town 2012. Pic by Elad Kirshenbaum.

Featured: DALeast

DALeast is a Chinese born artist who is based in Cape Town when he isn’t travelling the world sharing his art on the streets and through exhibitions.

COMMUNITY SERVICE: Solo Exhibition by Philip Botha

COMMUNITY SERVICE: Solo Exhibition by Philip Botha

Infamous graffiti artist and tagger from Durban, Philip Botha, was targeted by the local municipality and charged with more than 800 counts of malicious damage to property in 2010. Now, he is bringing his art off the streets and into the gallery for the aptly titled solo exhibition ‘Community Service.’

PASTE & Butterfly Art Project

PASTE & Butterfly Art Project

PASTE, an ongoing South African street art exhibition, is working together with the Butterfly Art Project, an art therapy project for underprivileged children, to paste artwork by 70 children around Vrygrond township.

BANKSY Choose your weapon 2010

34 FineArt – Outside

34 FineArt wants you to go Outside. Catch its Urban Contemporary group exhibition between 25 October and 19 November which will showcase some of the world’s best Urban/Street artists.

Love and Hate's PASTE in Woodstock

PASTE: Love and Hate Studio

eLLo and black koki, two artists with backgrounds in various art disciplines and design, founded love and hate in 2004 as a platform to showcase new work, collaborate in different fields, curate productions and to direct creative projects.

PASTE: The Video

PASTE: The Video

PASTE, a street art exhibition, has been going up around Cape Town’s inner city and Khayelitsha over the last few weeks. This video, filmed and edited by Richard Aaron, documents the whole project.

PASTE: Yuma Yoshimura

PASTE: Yuma Yoshimura

Today’s featured PASTE artist is Yuma Yoshimura from Japan. Yuma is currently in South Africa doing an artist residency at /A Word of Art.

I am the Lo$er Interview

I am the Lo$er Interview

This is a video interview with Lo$er, an illustrator and graffiti artist from Cape Town, only it’s not. While the video is, in Lo$er’s own words, “just a bit of fun”, it also makes a statement about DA Councilor JP Smith’s new by-law making graffiti illegal.