198 / Retna in London

Had the pleasure of being Retna’s guest at his London show last night, and what a show…

197 / LX One, new works

Simply stunning new works by the hardest working Frenchman in France – LX One. (Don’t worry Jaybo, you’re in Berlin!)
Enjoy…

196 / Selected Moments wall & Mike Ladd video

Double whammy today!!
First off the incredible Mister Ian Cox returned to Newcastle to get this awesome photograph of mine and Stormie Mill’s wall in Hoult’s Yard…
Then secondly, my great friend Mike Ladd has made an amazing video for his new track – ‘My Kids’.
Happy Wednesday everyone…

195 / Archetypes, Bristol

These are the paintings currently on show at the View Gallery in Bristol until July 5.
There’s some amazing art on show there by Herakut, Jago, Pam Glew and Case, so if you’re in Bristol at all, go check it out. Or else have a look at the online catalogue here – Online catalogue


Strictly Kings & better
Bitumen, spray paint and matt emulsion on canvas
100cm x 100cm


The International avant-garde
Bitumen, spray paint and matt emulsion on canvas
100cm x 100cm


Yellow square
Spray paint on canvas
30cm x 30cm


Almost perfect
Spray paint on canvas
30cm x 30cm

193 / Selected Moments, The paintings…


LDN PO
Spray paint, acrylic & graffiti remover on canvas
150cm x 150cm
LDN PO London, UK. Post Office. 1989.
Stormie & Remi first painted together in South London.


BHM
Bitumen, spray paint, acrylic & graffiti remover on canvas
100cm x 100cm
BHM Birmingham, UK. NEC. 1993.
At the NEC, Birmingham Stormie, Remi, System & Crise all painted at a photographic trade fair called ‘Infocus’.


PER
Bitumen, spray paint, acrylic & graffiti remover on canvas
100cm x 100cm
Perth, Australia. 2002.
Remi travelled to West Australia to paint an “underwater themed” mural in the City of Joondalup with Stormie. The reference here though, refers to a late night fishing excursion.


BCN
Bitumen, spray paint, acrylic & graffiti remover on canvas
100cm x 100cm
BCN Barcelona, Spain. 2007.
Stormie was exhibiting at Bread & Butter with The Seventh Letter Crew for Royal Elastics, in Barcelona and Remi flew over to meet up and paint with him there.


LDN SB
Spray paint, acrylic & graffiti remover on canvas
100cm x 100cm
LDN SB London, UK. South Bank. 2007.
Stormie travelled back to London for a few days just after the Barcelona trip & the pair painted under the Hayward Gallery in London’s South Bank.


EDN
Spray paint, acrylic & graffiti remover on canvas
100cm x 100cm
EDN Edinburgh, UK. Ghost Village Project. 2009.
Stormie travelled to Edinburgh as did Remi. The two artists & their ‘Agents Of Change’ colleagues proceeded to work on one of the most important projects of the past few years. The Ghost Village film has since won awards and been shown all over the world.


NYC QNS
Spray paint, acrylic & graffiti remover on canvas
100cm x 100cm
NYC QNS Queens, New York, USA. 2010.
Remi & Stormie both travelled to New York and were invited to paint at the Welling Court Project, Queens, painting the wall in the courtyard of a small apartment block.


NYC BK
Bitumen, spray paint, acrylic & graffiti remover on canvas
100cm x 100cm
NYC BK New York, USA. 2010.
The pair painted as part of the yearlong Underbelly Project in an abandoned subway station in NYC.


MIA
Spray paint, acrylic & graffiti remover on canvas
100cm x 100cm
MIA Miami, USA. Primary Flight. 2010.
Remi & Stormie met up in the Miami heat to paint a wall as part of the Primary Flight & Graffiti Gone Global an exhibition curated by Cristina Gonzalez.


NCL
Spray paint, Matt emulsion, acrylic, graffiti remover & rain on canvas
100cm x 100cm
NCL Newcastle, UK. Hoults Yard/Unit44 Gallery. 2011.
The here & the now…