Behind the Scenes with Whatisadam
#ChaletLife opens Saturday March 3rd from 6:00 pm to 1:00 am @ Station 16 Gallery! Take a look at these behind the scenes shots!
Interview with Bombing Science
Since 1998, Bombing Science has been an important source for documenting graffiti art around the world and has become a household name for graffiti supplies. Check out this interview with Fred from Bombing Science!
Station 16 Gallery at Papier17
This weekend marks the 10th edition of Papier, a local art fair highlighting contemporary works on paper. Station 16 Gallery will be presenting artwork by Alan Ganev, Jef Aérosol, Laurence Vallières, Mr. Brainwash, Stikki Peaches, and Whatisadam all of whom have incorporated paper into their practice in varying manners, from wheat-pastes, collage, silkscreen printing, and sculptures made entirely out of cardboard.
Jaime Molina (Cutty Up) Joins the Station 16 Gallery Roster!
Joe Iurato and Red Bull Flying Bach
Joe Iurato takes Washington DC by storm! Leading up to the opening of Red Bull Flying Bach (from January 6-8th), stencil artist Joe Iurato has been decorating the streets of Washington with his woodcuts and we just can't get enough.
WAXHEAD at Station 16 Gallery
Buff Monster x Mana Urban Arts Project
Buff Monster is currently working on a massive mural at the Holland Tunnel for Mana Urban Arts Project. This is Buff Monster's largest mural to date and we can't wait to see the end result! Since we couldn't visit in person, our good friend Jules from @julesandregulations sent us some awesome photos and a guest blog, enjoy all of the melty goodnes!
Art Crush of the Week: Lucy Sparrow
In a recent article for Juxtapoz Magazine (by Evan Pricco and on shelves now!) Lucy Sparrow discusses her felt installations and the effects that they have on people depending on the location in which they are set.
For this week's art crush we look back to Lucy Sparrow's Erotic Emporium: Le Sex Shop Feutré. Lucy Sparrow is an artist that we greatly admire here at the gallery and are looking forward to the many projects that she has in the works!
Stéphane Moscato : Hacking Visuel
Nourri au punk rock depuis son adolescence, pour l’artiste Marseillais Stéphane Moscato, le pochoir faisait parti du package DIY. « On s'en sert pour tout, préparer des affiches, revendiquer son groupe ou un slogan, customiser ses vêtements. L'état d'esprit propre au punk rock, soit de sortir des chemins tracés et repousser les limites, m'a poussé à essayer de peindre différemment avec un pochoir. Je me suis pris au jeu et je n'ai plus jamais arrêt
Introducing the Wonderful Felt World of Lucy Sparrow
A Global Street Art Story: Alice Pasquini
Alice Pasquini represents her country of Italy in Station 16's Global Street Art Story.
Pasquini's adorable larger than life mural in Terracina, Italy
The artist, born and based in Rome, places an emphasis on strong, independent women to counteract the incessant proliferations of overly sexualized women in pop culture and the media. Her print, launching at Station 16 Gallery this week, will reflect this message as the artist represents a strong woman wearing a face-covering hoodie that only a vandal would wear.
A Global Street Art Story: Yazan Halwani
Yazan Halwani is one of the 16 artists apart of Station 16's A Global Street Art Story, representing his country of Lebanon at the gallery with these awesome gold silk screen prints which were launched this week.
Highlights from the First Annual O.bra Festival
Our partners, Instagrafite, recently curated the first edition of O.bra, a street art festival in São Paulo, Brazil. The festival invited artists from across the globe and featured a diverse line-up of talent. Members of our team had the opportunity to attend O.bra and witness the creation of many incredible murals. Check out some of our favorite below!