Graffiti

Please, Resist the Urge To Mangle a Piece of History With Your Autograph

Nikki Fotheringham | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada Travel
Nikki Fotheringham

Now I'm not picking on the graffiti artist; the disenfranchised, the bullied, alienated or otherwise "justly pissed off at the powers that be". These prophets of the subways, concrete bridges and even my neighbour's ill-fated garage are artists that often inspire or make me think.

North Van Teen Charged After Graffiti Tags Found

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia

NORTH VANCOUVER, B.C. - North Vancouver RCMP believe they have caught a prolific graffiti artist who has spray painted his way across the area more th...

These Garages Are Better Than Some Art Galleries

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.28.2014 | Canada

Take a walk through some alleyways in Toronto and you could see garage doors that rival what you'll find in art galleries. Reddit user BTR781 poste...

LOOK: Banksy ♥ This Vancouver Artist

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 03.06.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A Vancouver-based street artist whose work is similar to the iconic Banksy has received a boost of support from the mystery man himself. IHeart —...

Hilarious Hidden Hotel Graffiti

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.14.2013 | Canada Travel

Some travellers leave a tip after staying in a hotel room -- David Bussell chooses to leave graffiti. What started as a passive-aggressive complain...

Street Art: If the Public Owns the Wall, Does It Get a Say in the Pictures?

Marni Soupcoff | Posted 06.16.2013 | Canada
Marni Soupcoff

Street art can bring vitality to a corner or neighbourhood. But who gets to decide what form the art will take? In the latest installment of our "Change My Mind" series, HuffPost asked an artist and a community leader to debate the statement: Government should keep its nose out of artistic expression, even in public spaces.

ChangeMaker: How One Artist Made His Mark

Craig and Marc Kielburger | Posted 12.16.2012 | Canada Impact
Craig and Marc Kielburger

It was an urban restlessness that first drove graphic artist and Toronto native Jonathan Cruz to explore the far reaches of Canada's North. It was the simple pleasure of eating a hardboiled egg that compelled him to stay. But we'll get to that. The 30-year-old founder of Iqaluit-based Nuschool Design Agency, a multidisciplinary graphic design studio, has literally made his mark all over Canada.