CLUBBED

CLUBBED

Rick Banks compiles a visual history of UK club culture Manchester-based designer Rick Banks has compiled three decade’s worth of nightclub graphics into a new book. In a Dezeen exclusive, he picks out five of the most important examples and explains why they...

Umbrella, Umbrella

The Infamous Chalk Girl. In 2014, as a 14-year-old schoolgirl, she was arrested for drawing a chalk flower on a wall where thousands of people created protest artworks. It was the end of the umbrella revolution, in which tens of thousands of people occupied parts of...
OBEY, SYDNEY

OBEY, SYDNEY

Shepard Fairey unveils largest work to date in Sydney. The artwork is a 50m-high and 30m-wide woman with flowers behind her ears, holding a giant waratah – the floral emblem of New South Wales – and the word “OBEY”. It will take around 400 cans of spray paint to...