5 Ways You Can Support Street Artists Why am I writing about some ways to support street artists? Simple- because street artists can only create art, whether that is a mural in the public space or a painted canvas, if they have a roof over their head, can put food on the table, keep gas in the . . .
Dear Little Boy, Please Shut the Fuck Up: A Letter to Myself as a Boy I am a survivor of childhood sexual abuse and this was written as a letter to myself as a boy trying to survive the abuse I experienced. I think it simultaneously tells two stories: the story of myself as a boy and the story . . .
Paris Street Art: Street Art from the City of My Soul Paris is the city of my soul and Paris street art inspires me like no other. In the street art of Paris, you can find in equal measure spray art, acrylic, stencil, 3D sculpture, wheat paste and mixed media. Yes, other cities offer each of . . .
Take Me to Church: On Chechnya, Gay Men and Art Chechen law enforcement and security officials have recently been unlawfully detaining, torturing and, in some cases, forcibly disappearing gay men. As a gay man, this terrifies me. As a human being, I am moved by a piece of art by Hozier who . . .
Welcome to the first in an on-going series of blog posts in which I will share some of my favorite street art photos of Wynwood. Though street art photos will always be the focus of these recaps, amazing candid shots happen before my eyes when flicking photos of street art. If there is one . . .
One Saturday a few months back, while roaming the streets of Wynwood, Little Haiti and Little River in Miami with my deaf dog Edison, I stumbled across a mural that Miami-based artist Ernesto Maranje had painted outside Inhale Miami, a holistic healthcare canter. It was a bird, strikingly . . .
Welcome to Street Art of Miami: Drive By Photos in Little Haiti, Upper East Side and Wynwood. This is the first in a series of posts I will write, well, whenever the mood strikes me. Today, I'm focusing on the street art of Miami in the Little Haiti, Upper East Side and a few quickies from . . .
Sidewalk street art. Do you even notice it? Do you know what sidewalk street art is? Well, today, that's what we're talking about: sidewalk street art. Sidewalk street art is an often neglected yet vitally important form of street art. When walking through a neighborhood dense with . . .
SacSix, a NYC-based street artist who originally hailed from Miami, drops Freedom Pharrell, from his Sidewalks And Icons wheat paste series, on the streets of Wynwood. Freedom Pharrell by SacSix Yesterday, I took an unsanctioned long lunch break from work to shoot a new mermaid wall by . . .
I had the pleasure to shoot Miami-based artist Rok The Spot as he was painting in a busy Wynwood, Miami parking lot. The project was curated by Wynwood Walls and Joey’s Italian Restaurant. Color is normally my bag, but I’m digging the simplicity of the black & white he dropped on this small pay . . .