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EVENT \\ JonOne x Hennessy

Hennessy’s VS series is back with a new artist collaboration. Having previously featured work by graffiti artists Shepard Fairey (OBEY), Futura and KAWS, among purveyors of other art disciplines, the brand proudly announced renowned urban artist JonOne for 2017…

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EVENT \\ Exhibition: Modern Masters

Jared Aufrichtig (artist, curator and author of Expressions book) brings you “Modern Masters”, a group exhibition featuring 12 contemporary art masters within the realms of graffiti, urban art, painting, illustration, design and photography. With 6 local, South African artists as well as 6 international stalwarts (including OBEY, CASE and RISK), the show promises to delight a range of tastes…

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2017 Round-up: January to July

New Graffiti SA banner by Onlock

Almost two thirds of our way through calendar year 2017, here are some updates from the streets to the screens…

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Mr Ekse’s ‘JoVendorsBurg’ mural. Johannesburg, 2017. Photo: Cale Waddacor

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EVENT \\ Live Graffiti: Celebrating the Life of 4givn

Come join the celebration of an incredible legacy, in loving memory of Durban graffiti artist Delon 4GIVN Moody. “All he ever wanted was to make everyone happy, so let us celebrate his incredible legacy the way he would’ve wanted - full of paint!”

Friday, 7th April 2017 at The Winston Pub, Glenwood

Live graffiti by: WosOne, Taik, Stops, Mook Lion, Spook, Giffy, Hoser.

Tribute piece by Mook Lion, Winston Pub (2016).
Photo by @DurbanStreetArt - check them out on Instagram.

EVENT \\ Exhibition: NSFW by Dane Stops

NSFW: A Solo Exhibition by Dane Stops

7 November at 17:40 to 21 November at 16:00
Durban University of Technology Art Gallery
51 Steve Biko (formerly Mansfield) Road, Durban

The exhibition consists of work completed in partial fulfillment of a Master’s degree in Graphic Design. This body of work is an investigation into the artistic exploration of…

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EVENT \\ Exhibition: Once Upon A Town

Internationally renowned street artist Falko returns home to Cape Town after embarking on a journey to share street art with the people of South Africa’s small towns, dorpies and settlements. The mission of this project, known as Once Upon A Town, was to uplift communities and change the locals’ perception of value and their surroundings…

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