From Venus To The East Village: Lady Pink Rewrites Graffiti Herstory
Christina interviews graffiti legend Lady Pink to discuss her solo show Graffiti Herstory, on view at the Museum of Graffiti in Miami until May 20th.
Individual Activist: Artivism at Home & Abroad
A profile on seasoned social justice figure IndividualActivist. Emma interviews IA about her activism in China and her perspectives on a changing political landscape.
UP Magazine’s 10 Most Read Articles Of 2020
The UP Mag Staff lists some of our magazine’s most-read articles in 2020.
UP Magazine’s Favorite Articles Of 2020
The UP Mag Staff lists some of our favorite articles from 2020.
LAPIZ: Liberty Suspended
In a transatlantic chat with Vittoria, scientist-turned-artist LAPIZ talks about the impact of his travels, his experiences, and the pandemic on his work.
The Revolution Through Images: Subverting Rapid Processing
Whitney examines street art’s role in the revolution while critiquing our culture’s increasing obsession with hollow imagery, a phenomenon she dubs “rapid processing.”
Black Lives Matter Resource List
The UP Mag Staff compiles a list of resources to support the Black Lives Matter movement.
Meccas of Muralism: The Top 10 Street Art Cities
Tyler outlines the top 10 street art cities worldwide, humbly dubbing his list the “meccas of muralism.”
True Graf: Controversies Surrounding Mural Art and Graffiti
City K sits down with various Chicago graffiti writers to discuss ongoing controversies between muralists and local crews.
Malcolm Moorer: From Vandalism To Victory
Jordyn DiMaso sits down with Cleveland graffiti writer Malcolm Moorer to discuss his shift from vandal to creative clay sculptor.