theroyalbreed EKWAL

Toronto graffiti artist EKWAL has been busy in Japan with cans of Montana Black. Check out the flicks he sent over.  はい、モンタナカンズ。  Tweet

theroyalbreed REFRESH

Have you checked out Copyright’s new website yet? Tweet

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theroyalbreed HAVE A GOOD TIME

So earlier I tweeted this show, Have a Good Time, at Look Gallery with some of the usual suspects you see on the streets of Tokyo – SECT, TOM, QP, GUESS, etc. was weak…but the weather was nice. Tweet

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theroyalbreed THE LAST HAT

When curating a group show with 60 some international artists, there’s always a number of must have artists in the back of your mind who you know will excite fans and inspire the art community.  As a collective, the diverse group of talent creates a positive vibe for the whole art scene, but no doubt there’s also [...]

theroyalbreed IN THE BEGINNING

If you haven’t seen “The Birth of a Spraycan” from Montana Cans…enjoy.  On a separate note, our webshop is up and we’ve already received orders for Montana spray paint and markers from places in Japan we didn’t even know existed.  Going retail was never in our business plan, but after seeing the ridiculous margins our clients [...]


Thought I’d share some forgotten flicks taken a couple of days before the Japan disaster.  March 9th, started the day having drinks with Mark Goss at Tokyo Apartment Cafe in Harajuku. Dropped by Gallery Target to say hi to Tomoko and check out Yuri Shibuya’s exhibition “Idlers Rest”.  Tomoko was coordinating Mr. Brainwash’s exhibition and [...]