“Sync” by WHOLE9 in Tokyo for The Mural City Project

Formed in 2007, Osaka based artist unit WHOLE9 consists of two highly skilled painters.. HITCH in charge of ‘representational painting’ focuses on painting realistic images of people animals and nature, while SIMO concentrates on ‘abstract painting’ binding the two styles together creating a cohesive piece of work. W9 is heavily influenced by street art and

Take a look inside the BnA Art Hotel Koenji in Tokyo

The BnA Art Hotel is situated in the Koenji district of Tokyo, and within the cultural and creative area. the project caters for young spirits and reflects the contemporary lifestyle of the city. The team behind BnA, Yu ‘Taz’ Tazawa, Yuto Maeda, Kiego Fukugaki, and Kenji Daikoku, all live and work in Koenji, a creative district which

“Tangaliscious” by Fin DAC in Tokyo, Japan

Our friend Fin DAC has been in Tokyo the last few days working on, in his own words on “something completely different”. He left aside his “Urban Asian Girls” and spray paint for 4 days, opting to paint using standard acrylic paint and brushes a 50ft high “Kokeshi Doll” inspired piece instead. “Tangaliscious” is the

Recap: Pow! Wow! Tokyo 2015

POW! WOW!, is a gathering of contemporary artists who engage with the broader community through the process and creation of art, has recently expended to Asia with a new tour date which just happened on the streets of Tokyo in Japan.POW! WOW! Japan was centered in Tokyo with over a dozen murals being created simultaneously

POW! WOW! Reveals a Large Collaborative Mural in Shibuya, Tokyo

With POW! WOW! team announcing events in Taiwan and Japan happening between October 17th and November 21st, they recently revealed a large collaborative mural on a legendary wall in Shibuya, Tokyo. Painted by the local artists Mon, Bakibaki, Cook One, Usugrow, Dragon76, Luise One, Jay Shogo and Frankie Cihi, this piece is a prelude to upcoming

Pejac rounds up his Asian tour with a stop over in Tokyo

After Hong Kong and Seoul, Pejac recently had the final stop of his Asian tour in Tokyo. During couple of days in Japan’s capital, Spanish artist created various works that are all focused on local tradition and culture.Mostly showing appreciation to the culture and people, Pejac had to address the touchy issue of fishing and

Ludo unveils a series of new pieces in Tokyo, Japan

Our friend Ludo has landed on Planet Japan where he’s been hard at work on the busy streets of our favorite megalopolis, Tokyo.After a few days of scouting locations and walls, the French artist created several new pieces which are all featuring some of his mutant green imagery. Flowers mixed with guns, Cherry skulls and

ONEQ creates a gorgeous mural on the streets of Tokyo, Japan

ONEQ spent a few days working on this beautiful new piece somewhere on the streets of Tokyo in Japan.Inspired by Japanese and American art styles, the talented street artist mixed up both worlds to create this gorgeous piece which cast one’s mind back to manga and comics. The Japanese artist defines his work as pop