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REVOK, RIME, and ROID: Perseverance Preview Images (via Mike Shinoda’s Blog)

REVOK, RIME, and ROID: Perseverance Preview Images I just got these images of "Perseverance," REVOK's first show since his release from prison.  The show features REVOK, RIME, and ROID.  Check out the preview images below.     Known Gallery 441 North Fairfax Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90036 310-860-6263 … Read More

via Mike Shinoda's Blog

Mural on Fairfax “Accidentally” Buffed

Image via Melrose & Fairfax

Twitter was abuzz when news were spread that a mural done by celebrated artists Retna, Rime, Revok, Norm, Saber, and Os Gêmeos was partially painted over by workers from Graffiti Control Systems. Fortunately the process was stopped by the owner of the building before the piece was covered completely. The whitewash was stripped and the piece can be restored.

Graffiti and Street Art are probably the most controversial forms of art with artists being in conflict with the governments constantly. Many incredible pieces by exceptional artists have already been buffed, one of the most famous being Sabers LA River piece. It’s time that the authorities realise how valuable those art works are and thank the artists instead of constantly destroying their work!

Saber has posted a very interesting blog post written by Piper Severance about the incident: Continue reading Mural on Fairfax “Accidentally” Buffed