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Street artist


Banksy: Street artist sells prints for Ukraine

December 14, 2022 12:07 pm

British street artist Banksy is selling 50 art prints featuring a rat on a pizza box, with all proceeds supporting civilians impacted by the war in Ukraine

Tightropes, broken glass, and shattered dreams: The story of Delhi's street performers

July 03, 2022 6:06 pm

Most Nats live as a group in the outskirts of Delhi, while a few of them reside in slums spread across. Today, their community lives in the shadows of Chattarpur, Andheria Modh, Anand Parbat, Patel Nagar railway station and Sanjay Camp

For Ukrainian street artist, paintbrush is mightier than the rifle

June 03, 2022 2:09 pm

The three-meter-high (10ft) painting of a gasoline canister and bottles with rags stuffed in their necks memorializes the petrol bombs made by civilians to help thwart Russia's onslaughts on Kharkiv and Kyiv in February

'I used to be more political, fearless; have become subtle over the years': Daku

March 09, 2022 12:19 pm

"When I started painting 'Daku' across the walls in Delhi, it created a mystery. The word also has an Indian ring to it, and I feel it fits the ethos of graffiti well," the street artist said

Italian street artist battles racism by turning swastikas into cupcakes

November 24, 2021 5:16 pm

"I take care of my city by replacing symbols of hate with delicious things to eat," says the 39-year-old artist, whose real name is Pier Paolo Spinazze and whose professional name, Cibo, is the Italian word for food.

British street artist destroys own mural to create crypto-artwork

May 06, 2021 7:16 pm

NFT stands for non-fungible token, a type of digital asset verified using blockchain technology. NFTs are increasingly popular in the art world because they make a file unique by allowing it to be permanently authenticated, regardless of copies

A documentary on hip-hop, B-boying subculture in Delhi's economically weaker neighbourhoods

May 23, 2018 9:10 am

The site is Delhi’s Khirkee Extension and the star performers are a group of lanky boys who call themselves Slumgods Millionaires. Their arsenal contains some killer B-Boying moves and raps such as “Politicians ki manmaani”.

Indians make for a great audience: Israeli-Argentinian juggler Edgar Groll

March 31, 2015 12:00 pm

Israeli-Argentinian juggler and street artiste Edgar Groll on the poetics of being a clown.

Banksy graffiti lands in LA ahead of Oscars

February 17, 2011 1:33 pm

Street artist Banksy may be waging an unorthodox awards campaign on the walls and billboards of Los Angeles.