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all i want for christmas: ryan’s wishlist.

December 21st, 2010 · No Comments

Dear Santa, We hope it’s not too late for last minute requests, but this year, Ryan hopes to find these underneath the Christmas tree . . . 1. A Dremel MultiPro Kit 2. MSA Safety Works Respirator 3. A vintage can of Krylon, any color really, but the more obscure, the better 4. Argyle socks, [...]

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Tags: etc. · graffiti · holidays · street culture

Why Todd Selby should photograph our place.

August 23rd, 2010 · No Comments

The Internets are all atwitter with news of CB2′s The Selby Is In Your Place contest, and, well, we’ve entered our apartment. The basic jist of the contest is to get as many votes as you can to advance to the second round of 50 contestants, at which point winners will be chosen. And the grand [...]

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Tags: art · artists · Boston · design · fashion · graffiti · interiors · photography · street culture · trends

ryan garvey for the theatre offensive.

August 3rd, 2010 · 1 Comment

Rolling in the Pride Parade . . .                 In May, The Theatre Offensive — a local nonprofit that works to educate the community about queer culture and lifestyle through performance art — comissioned Ryan to paint a float for the 2010 Boston Pride Parade. Working under a tight deadline, he dutifully [...]

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Tags: art · artists · Boston · design · graffiti · street culture

ROJO ®NOVA.

July 30th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Created by ROJO®, ®NOVA is a 7-week-long, live art event at the Museu da Imagem e do Som in Brazil, bringing together 100 artists from all over the world to create a comprehensive creative environment for the public. Now in its fourth week, ®NOVA has so far been a visual feast for the eyes. It’s scheduled to run until [...]

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norway’s halden fengel rethinks prison design.

July 9th, 2010 · 1 Comment

  (Image via Time) Prison wall painted by Norwegian graffiti artist Dolk.   (Image via Time) Prisoners are housed in separate rooms (with in-room bathrooms) that look like something out of an IKEA catalog. (Image via Time) The kitchen laboratory is where the prisoners take their meals and learn about cooking. On the menu? Homemade orange sorbet. [...]

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Tags: architecture · design · graffiti · interiors · street culture

sometimes you need to tag that hide . . .

July 7th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Unless you live in Texas that is. According to Snapple Real Fact #909, it’s illegal graffiti someone’s cow! Well, it is Texas after all, beef is no joke! (Remember Oprah’s law suit?) Anyway, Ryan tried his hand at tagging the cow’s hide — Moo!  Now, it’s your turn!

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ICFF: Saturday afternoon.

May 16th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Saturday was absolutely gorgeous in NYC. We started our day with a quick brunch at 202 — I had the hammy, eggy, cheesy sandwich, an excellent choice after the Wallpaper* Brazil launch — and a quick stop at the Chelsea Market where my friend Matt purchased the tiniest and cutest cup of coffee we’d ever [...]

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Tags: architecture · art · artists · design · food · graffiti · street culture · travel

banksy hits boston.

May 13th, 2010 · No Comments

I opened the paper today to a giant photo of a Banksy piece on Essex Street in Chinatown (right around the corner from our place). The proper authorities have been informed (Ryan and Dollar) and are going to investigate. I love living downtown. Apparently, he’s hit Central Square, too. Updated: If you’re looking for the [...]

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Tags: art · artists · Boston · graffiti · public art · street culture · trends

Exit Through The Gift Shop.

January 21st, 2010 · 2 Comments

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GTlm6dU2xHk&feature=player_embedded] Say what you will about Banksy, the guy’s got smarts. And now, he’s taking them all the way to the big screen with his first film Exit Through The Gift Shop. Described as “the world’s first street art disaster movie,” the film portrays the bawdy existence of street artists, and by the looks of [...]

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phil frost and barry mcgee mindthegap at PRISM.

December 14th, 2009 · 1 Comment

[vodpod id=Groupvideo.4200473&w=425&h=350&fv=] Click here to read our review of MindTheGap at PRISM.

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