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JR Street Artist Biography

JR Street Artist Biography

 “The life you get is never the one you plan.” That unattributed quote could have been spoken by any number of street artists, but it’s especially suited for JR. An accidental lost-and-found experience led him from everyday tagger to global...

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Stik Street Artist Biography

Stik Street Artist Biography

 “It’s the only thing in my life that I feel this strongly about.” Stik makes for an odd figure in the world of street art. He creates cunningly simple lines and shapes that echo the nave drawings of children the...

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Banksy: The “Biography” of a Graffiti Street Art Legend

Banksy: The “Biography” of a Graffiti Street Art Legend

 The name Banksy ignites controversy, starts conversations and piques curiosity. Banksy is undoubtedly the most controversial street artist to emerge on the global stage. The fact that his identity remains unknown after 20 years on the graffiti scene only adds...

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Imbue Street Artist Biography

Imbue Street Artist Biography

“In a thousand years’ time, if they look back at us, will they think people worshiped Barbie?” –Imbue Perish the thought, but, just in case, there’s Imbue. Call him a smart aleck, a wisecracker, a practical joker guerilla artist. Imbue...

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Ben Eine Street Artist Biography

  The renowned street artist Ben Eine was born Ben Flynn in London, England in 1970. Eine claims there is a clear distinction between graffiti and street art, stating that graffiti makes the street ugly while street art beautifies it....

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Futura Grand Master Artist Biography

  If there is any sense of a graffiti community in today’s world, a sense of street art society no matter how intangible, it owes its existence in part to the artist known as Futura. He belongs to the second...

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Andre Street Artist Biography

  “Graffiti is more about the action than its result.” So is the way of life for the man whom street artists and fans call Andre, Monsieur A. or Monsieur Andre. His iconic image of a round-headed cartoon with devilish...

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Pure Evil Artist Bio

  Somewhere between the 1535 execution of Sir Thomas More and , Charles Uzzell Edwards became the street artist known as Pure Evil. It’s a pairing of odd lineage that has produced fanged bunnies and Warhol-esque portraiture famous throughout the...

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