ABOVE hits up the Berlin Wall

July 13th, 2009 | By | No Comments »

ABOVE (interviewed) continues his trip throughout Europe with a stop in Berlin, Germany, making his mark on the Berlin Wall a little over 20 years after Ronald Regan made his historic speech at Brandenburg Gate stating, “Mr. Gorbachev, open this gate. Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall!” Here are some detailed photos ABOVE’s massive word/play piece and how he marked the anniversary of the bridge to this divide.

Check out the rest of the pics and see the video here.

Cheers, Tan


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Os Gemeos Mural in Progress…

July 9th, 2009 | By | 1 Comment »

As reported earlier by Elisa, Os Gemeos started work on the corner of NYC’s Houston and Bowery. Now we bring you some of the heavy duty work that’s occuring and it’s looking good! The Latin sensations are bringing some intense colors ripe for summer.

AM popped by today and caught some cool shots of the mural in progress. Can’t wait to see what this will look like a few days from now. We’ll keep you posted. 

Cheers, Tan

For additional pictures check out the rest of the post here.

Discuss Os Gemeos here.


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Invader & WK Interact @ Jonathan Levine

July 1st, 2009 | By | No Comments »

This is a guest post by Tanley Wong. Tanley is the Co-Founder of Arrested Motion.

Hey guys, my name is Tan and this is my first post on Vandalog. It’s an honor to be invited to back-up RJ, as we’ve long been a fan of his street art coverage “across the pond”.

On Saturday, Invader and WK Interact drew a big crowd trying to catch a glimpse of the two hard-working artists from Europe’s Street Art scene. It was a treat to see both artists create large sized works to fill the walls of Jonathan Levine’s multi-room gallery. The works from WK conveyed much raw energy and emotion as hinted in our preview. The door installations were astonishing as each one was adorned with endless details that had to be seen to be enjoyed.

Invader was equally entertaining, as his works tested your vision. Each piece required multiple looks as we deciphered the pixelated colors of each image. It was fun to see his classic “street invader” pieces remixed with the Macintosh colorways. Both artists were on hand to sign their books for their adoring fans. WK’s energy mimicked his pieces as he bounced around the gallery greeting his fans. Invader was a little more playful with his pixel shoes with rubber soles that doubled as a stamp to do a quick tag for anyone who asked nicely. He as mysterious as his reputation, but we caught a got a few shots of Invader “unmasked!” Check out the pics after the jump.
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