Cavern Pub pies, Lomax buskers and three other things to look out for in Liverpool city centre today – Street I Am

The Brink dry bar on Parr Street, Liverpool Help and Advice at The Brink Social Partnership host their weekly Hope Club this afternoon at The Brink on Parr Street. If you have experienced problems with drug or alcohol during the past or present, or want support finding employment, the […] Click here to view original …

International St. Patricks Day Parade 03/03/15 updates

International St. Patricks Day Parade 03/03/15 updates

De Blasio calls for ‘inclusive’ St. Patrick’s Day parade

De Blasio marches in the St. Pats’ for All parade. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens) At the St. Pat’s for All parade in Sunnyside on Sunday, Mayor Bill de Blasio said he was still waiting for more information about the inclusiveness of the main St. Patrick’s Day parade in Manhattan and […]

St. Patrick’s Day Parade Preparations Stalled…

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Here’s what happened when Bogota decided to let graffiti artists do their thing – Street I Am

Most major cities in the world frown on graffiti. Authorities penalize taggers with jail time or hefty fines. Colombia’s capital city is taking a different approach—and the results have been colorful, to say the least. The walls of Bogota are covered in intricate tags, primitive scrawls, and elaborate murals, […] Click here to view original …

Dubai, UAE VIDEO: Street Nights DXB – the view from the canvas – Street I Am

Street Nights DXB What’s On teams up with Hype and columnist Steffi Bow to review Street Nights DXB, Al Quoz. See video other elements of street art in Dubai. More… –  UAE street artists –  JLT art project –  ‘Rehlatna’ (Our Journey) –  Street Nights preview The recent Street […] Click here to view original …

Australia Wetherill Park displays it’s street cred as new street art pieces go on display at Stockland – Street I Am

Fintan Magee with the first piece of street art on the new Stockland Wetherill Park development. A STRIKING piece of street art has delighted shoppers at Stockland Wetherill Park over the past week. Artist Fintan Magee said the piece, located next to a childcare centre on Polding St, took […] Click here to view original …

Bryan Snyder brings Los Angeles street art to Carlsbad – Street I Am

Bryan Snyder cut his teeth in the Los Angeles street-art scene, eventually working his way up to being dubbed the 2012 “Los Angeles Street Artist of the Year” by the formerly thriving, now-defunct urban-art website Melrose and Fairfax. During his time in L.A., though, the Carlsbad native never lost […] Click here to view original …

Rumor Has It: Did a Famous Graffiti Artist Vandalize This Beloved American National Park? – Street I Am

(Photo: ‘Modern Hiker’/Instagram) His works have appeared in museums across the world, but where Paris-based street artist André Saraiva may have displayed his latest handiwork has provoked the ire of many people. Saraiva, better known as André, this week posted on his now private Instagram account an image of a […] Click here to view original …

In These Streets: The Best Street Art From February 2015 – Street I Am

This month saw a number of esteemed artists trekking far from home to exhibit their work. Over the past 28 days, we’ve seen creatives crossing national borders, spray cans and paintbrushes in hand, to deck the streets of less familiar cities.  Askew , for example, left his home in […] Click here to view original …

Inside the Roma bride market: Teenage girls matched up with their future husbands at open-air exchange in Bulgaria – Street I Am

Teenage girls are matched up with future husbands at the ‘bride market’ The open-air market is held in Stara Zagora, Bulgaria,  four times a year Poor Roma families use it to arrange financially beneficial marriages The event’s reputation as a ‘bride market’ dates back generations Published: 13:54 EST, 28 February 2015 […] Click here to view original …