Sunday January 22nd, 2017

Blek le Rat, the man who gave birth to Banksy

Published on : SUNDAY TIMES Blek le Rat is the grand old man of street art — he paved the way for our very own Banksy. […]
Sunday January 22nd, 2017

The Birth of Paris Street Art: Before Banksy, There Was Blek le Rat

Published on : CULTURE TRIP For the time being, forget Banksy; let’s talk about Blek, the man who gave birth to many of the world’s most […]
Sunday January 22nd, 2017

Graffiti godfather makes mark in Melbourne

Published on : THE AGE IS disciples call him ”the godfather” of stencil graffiti, but for 58-year-old Parisian-born Blek le Rat – who takes his name […]
Sunday January 22nd, 2017

Forget Banksy: Meet Blek Le Rat, The Father Of Stencil Graffiti

Published on : FORBES “I have a half moon and a star, this is the sign of my family,” says street artist Blek Le Rat, real name […]
Sunday January 22nd, 2017

Blek le Rat: Examining the Social Cause Behind Street Art

Published on : A PILE OF THINGS Xavier Prou transformed himself into the artist Blek le Rat when he began his career in the year 1981 […]
Sunday January 22nd, 2017

Art for Guys Who Hate Museums

Published on : NEW YORK TIMES ON Monday morning, the street artist known as Blek le Rat, considered the godfather of stencil graffiti art, set out […]