Aaron LaCrate, of Milkcrate Athletics fame was born and bred on the mean streets of East Baltimore. Aaron LaCrate grew up DJing parties in Baltimore clubs, lofts, and back yards at the young age of 10 years old Aaron has been running wild writing on walls and t-shirts, producing records, and documenting the Baltimore streets with his photographs.
James Ball makes many photographs within the urban landscape. He enjoys making images that have a really urban feel to them. A lot of his photographic work is based around activities that take place within the urban space. James uses both film and digital methods. His favourite subjects to photograph include, music, graffiti, skateboarding and parkour.
Leon caught up with Photographer Jay D Will to get the low down on his work and future projects. Hailing from South West London, Jay graduated from university this year achieving a 1st class degree. Currently, he has been doing alot of freelance work for UK magazines, underground music artists, designers and make up artists.
The RareKind graffiti gallery / shop in Brighton have been getting busy this month. The 3 story hip hop emporium is already well known for its unique range of graffiti canvasses, clothing, books, music; but now the interior of the shop has been transformed since they acquired a beautiful set of reclaimed Northern Line tube doors, now installed in the gallery as a permanent fixture.
Project Talent UK the Brainchild of Tony Biola represents a unique and entirely attainable vision of bringing together four separate creative industry-focused initiatives and partners in order to reproduce the real-life cross sector interaction, collaboration and engagement that is a core element of the media, entertainment and creative industries. It is right that creative sectors do not operate within their own separate silos.
Calling All Serious Artists in Music, Fashion, Beauty & Media! Fast-track Yourself to The Next Level! Urban Voice UK, the respected music organisation that offers expert training and showcase platforms for new talent, has partnered with leading creative organisations to deliver a new, multi-faceted programme called Project Talent UK.
RareKind, the UK’s leading and best loved Hip Hop organisation has opened their much anticipated new store in the heart of Brighton. A stone’s throw from the previous shop location, the new store on Trafalgar Street is a massive expansion for RareKind following the success of the last four years.
Dark Daze from Brighton is a Graffiti Art photographer from the UK and having gained the trust of the local artists he was able to capture them at work. After catching an interview with the man britishhiphop.co.uk had the opportunity to bring you some of these shots, so we did...
Dark Daze is an acclaimed and groundbreaking Graffiti Art photographer from the UK and is to hold an exhibition called ‘Pieces’ at the University of Essex Gallery. Running from the 20th April to 11th May, britishhiphop.co.uk thought we had better catch up with the man and find out what he had to divulge...
Dark Daze is an acclaimed and groundbreaking Graffiti Art photographer from the UK and is to hold an exhibition called ‘Pieces’ at the University of Essex Gallery. Running from the 20th April to 11th May. After catching an interview with the man we thought we would bring you a gallery of his work.