MONTANA-CANS presents: Between Street and Art | Miami Art Basel 2014

More and more Street-Artists and Graffiti-Writers find their way into the professional art world. They create a whole new market that grows with the interests of prominent buyers like Pharell or Swiss Beatz. At the same time these two worlds still seem very seperated and only a view Street-Artists are recognized by the Fine Art scene and galleries. During last years Art Basel week in Miami we met Revok, Shepard Fairey and Cleon Peterson, talked about their view on their own developement and heard some interesting tips to make a career in the art world. Montana Cans presents: Between Street and Art | Miami Art Basel 2014

Metroidz Exhibition at Urban Spree Gallery | Berlin

Metroidz exibition at Urban Spree Gallery

Metroidz is a unique Berlin graffiti group show held at Urban Spree Galerie based on a hand painted screen print exercise. All paintings will be done with our Montana ACRYLIC markers.

Original Drawing by Niklos, screen printed by Dolly Demoratti at Mother Drucker’s Urban Spree studios.
Hand-painted artworks featuring: Fach – Trik – Spirit – Roza – 1UP Crew – Poet – Fino – Quis – Tour -Shade – Bas2 – Chika – Igid – Inka – Leroy – Roger – Pesd – Eshok -Stereo – Tin

Group Show curated by Thorfine
Vernissage; Saturday, February 28th, 2015
Urban Spree Galerie
Warschauer x Revaler Str.
10245 Berlin Friedrichshain
Doors: 19:00
Exhibition: 01-20 March, 2015
12:0019:00 or by appointment

 

Meeting Of Styles -Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Meeting Of Styles -Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. For the first time in the middle east and the Arabian region, MOS event was held in Saudi Arabia specifically in Jeddah City. Hope you enjoy it. See more images after jump.
 

Pharrel Williams x Adidas mural in Berlin

A huge photorealistic Pharrel Williams mural appeared in Berlin-Friedrichshain across the street of the world famous East Side Gallery, as part of the current Adidas x Pharrel Williams colabo. Heres the making-of clip.

POW! WOW! Hawaii 2015 | AKUT representing Herakut

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Falk Lehman aka Akut was not only photographing at this years POW!WOW! event in Hawaii, he also went to paint a huge mural in Honolulu. Representing the artist duo herakut he painted the artwork based on a sketch of hera. “My Real Challenges Were Outside The Ring.” Its also part of herakuts “SAINTS” projects. See more after the jump:

 

Cope2 in Moscow | Interview

Heres a interview with Cope2 from his Moscow visit in the end of last year, enjoy!

VEEFER for 12ozProphet – Graffiti x Studio Sessions

The people from 12ozProphet recently featured Veefer in their Studio Sessions. Press play!

POW! WOW! Hawaii 2015 | Update

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Falk Lehmann better known as AKUT sent us the next batch of pictures from POW! WOW! Hawaii 2015: A behind the scenes view from the work of artists like Kevin Lyons, Case/MaClaim, Etam crew and many more. Find them after the jump!
 

New Montana EFFECT Sprays coming soon!

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New Montana EFFECT sprays add a whole new dimension to being creative. Four new effect cans have been introduced to enable an even wider array of effects and surfaces to be possible. The EFFECT series features the Montana GLITTER effect, MARBLE effect, CRACKLE effect and GRANIT effect sprays. See more after jump.
 

POW! WOW! Hawaii 2015 | first days

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Centered around a week-long event in Hawaii, POW! WOW! has grown into a global network of artists and organizes gallery shows, lecture series, schools for art and music, mural projects, a large creative space named Lana Lane Studios, concerts, and live art installations across the globe. The central event takes place during Valentine’s Day week in February in the Kaka’ako district of Honolulu, and brings over a hundred international and local artist together to create murals and other forms of art. The festival is expanding to cities and countries such as Taiwan, Long Beach, Israel, Singapore, Jamaica, Washington D.C., Guam, New Zealand, Germany and more. The first set of pictures arrived from Falk Lehmann also known as akut, see more after the jump:

 

 

Montana BLACK Artist Edition by Sobekcis

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The latest featured artist in the Montana BLACK Artist series cans is not actually one artist. SOBEKCIS, the twin brothers from Belgrade consisting of Sobek and Kcis, chose the Montana BLACK color Dove BLK 5125 to flex their visual muscle. We spoke to to the brothers to collect their thoughts on the Artist can project and why they chose the color and concept they did. Read more about it after the jump:

 

Pow! Wow! Hawaii 2015: Opening Art Reception

The 2nd Annual “POW! WOW! 2015: Opening Art Reception – Exploring the New Contemporary Art Movement Exhibition” was curated by Andrew Hosner from Thinkspace Gallery… More about the event on powwowhawaii.com