theroyalbreed PREPARATION

Copyright at Axxcis preparing for tomorrow night’s show.  Hooks, glue, wood, clips, spray paint, nails, stencils…oh yeah and the dope artwork. Tweet

theroyalbreed ETA 930

Copyright’s in Tokyo.  A visit to Grope In The Dark. The goods. DJ Kanamori is in Thursday night’s lineup. Tweet

theroyalbreed THE NEW YORK CONNECTION

Checked out The New York Connection group show at Gallery Target. Koichiro Takagi aka TKG Aiko Nakagawa SHIRO Yuri Shibuya Akane Kodani, who used to work under Ryan McGinness.  A little fact I learned from the gallery owner. Tweet

theroyalbreed KEEPS GETTING BETTER

Some things are just not meant to be read off a screen.  VNA issue 8 is on its way to Japan.  Bigger and better with features on Adam Neate, Herakut, JR, and more. Tweet

theroyalbreed WHAT’S GOOD

ESOW and Ben know what good reading is. Tweet

theroyalbreed CALM BEFORE THE STORM

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theroyalbreed CAUSE AND EFFECT

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theroyalbreed BIG BEN

Ben Mori is fresh local talent at its best.  He designs for Montage but that’s not why he’s awesome.  Check out his artwork on display at Mitsubishi UFJ in Omotesando. Now have a closer look and you’ll see the insanely consistent hand applied dots.  We kicked it at Starbucks afterwards.  He’s got more good stuff coming [...]

theroyalbreed SNEAK PEEK

Here’s a small preview of Copyright’s Fight of the Tiger exhibition that will be at Axxcis from the 18th. Tweet

theroyalbreed COMMON INTEREST

On my way to a meeting with Komposition.  As an NPO these guys do a fine job promoting graffiti by finding legal walls for artists to paint.  Not an easy task with Tokyo’s high value property market and limited space.  Nice OEIL piece along their office wall. Tweet