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Jef Aerosol Street Artist Biography

  Jef Aerosol was an early pioneer of street art, having begun his artistic career in 1982 in Tours, France. His street art and gallery paintings are exhibited all over the world, and he is known as a stencil master...

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Roa Street Artist Biography

  Beasts, brutes and other animals became his essence. He captured them in a distinctive black and white style and created a popular worldwide following. He has produced some of the largest and most recognizable paintings in the history of...

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Blek Le Rat – Biography of a Street Artist

The Influence of Blek le Rat Street Stencils, Rats and Walls One of the godfathers of the European street art movement, Blek le Rat inspired hundreds of artists around the world with his stenciled style. He is frequently cited as...

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Keith Haring Street Artist Biography

  Keith Haring was an American artist and social activist responding to New York City’s street culture of the 1980s. His work is about birth, death, sex and war – very fitting for the period in which he lived and...

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VHILS Artist Biography

  The portfolio of Portuguese artist Vhils is unique among the world’s street community. He has torn, drilled and blasted his way around the globe to create uncommon and striking portraits of the common citizen. From humble tagging to obsessive...

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King Robbo Graffiti Artist Biography

Who is King Robbo? To the general public, there’s a thin line between professional street artists and graffiti punks. King Robbo might describe himself as both. We know from BBC interviews that Robbo has children. He stands at an impressive...

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INSA Street Artist Biography

  INSA was born in the United Kingdom and began painting at the age of 12. Prior to this age, he made low, low budget horror films with his friends, and even counts Nightmare on Elm Street’s monstrous Freddie Krueger...

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Andy Warhol Biography – Life, Death, and Inspiration

  Andy Warhol was good. He was very good. But the uncertainty lingers like an immortal Jeopardy question: Andy Warhol was very good at what? Warhol has been labeled artist, celebrity, writer, filmmaker, jet setter, philosopher, icon. His work established...

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