Stencil Archive News

Fresh Uploads for Early Nov.

Submitted by russell on Sun, 11/11/2018 - 16:58

Early November’s update is here! Thanks to: Amanda, Brooklyn Street Art, and Devin. Today’s vinyl LP work music: The Residents (RIP Hardy Fox) and Classically MAD (1958).
(Photo from up the hill on Turk St., SF)

>NEW< Raf Urban (FR)


Colombia (just one)

Germany (just one)

Indonesia (more ancient cave stencils)

NYC (just one)


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Almost Oct.: New Uploads

Submitted by russell on Sun, 09/30/2018 - 13:32

Just past the Autumnal Equinox.... some stencils to enjoy.
Photo/art: Joe Wasckerman in Seattle

C215 (thanks, BSA)

>NEW< Joe Wackerman (WA)


Sol (just one)

Gay Shame (just one)

Upper Haight (just one, from R$TR)

The Recent Climate Change…

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New Pics for End-of-Summer

Submitted by russell on Fri, 08/24/2018 - 17:54

Photo: on the deAppropriation Wall, part of a memorial for René Yañez.

An end-of-summer upload, ya’ll! Thanks to: Amanda, Pod, Esmeralda, Josiah, Mary, Reddit, Brooklyn Street Art, and Street Art SF for the submissions/leads. While-uploading soundtrack is the free stream from LOCKN' fest.

Buenos Aires

0907 in Beijing (just one)

Blek in San Francisco

Robi the Dog (just one)


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Fresh Uploads: Paris Artists Ed.

Submitted by russell on Thu, 07/05/2018 - 20:26

Photo: Detail of a large piece by Adey WCA
Music support: Einstein on the Beach (1979 viynl ed.)
Thanks: Esmeralda, D'Louie, Kasia, and Gerry


>NEW< Mosko et Associés (with Jerome Mesnager)

Artiste Ouvrier (with Jerome Mesnager)

Jef Aerosol


::: THE NEW WAVE(S) :::


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Fresh Uploads: Paris Edition v.2

Submitted by russell on Sat, 06/30/2018 - 13:27

Here (LINK) are the rest of my photos of the stencils in the Parisian streets. Thanks to Esmeralda and D'Louie for a sharp second, sometimes third, set of eyes. Merci to Kasia for giving me and Esmeralda a great tour of the Belleville area and tipping me off to the street art cache in Butte Aux Cailles. If you visit Paris, take her tour.

Keep an eye out for the next Paris upload: the Artists of Paris. Coming Soon!

Fresh Uploads: All over, but not in Paris

Submitted by russell on Fri, 06/29/2018 - 20:41

Featured photo: Groningen, NL (Friesland) ... thanks, Esmeralda
Music: Baker's Dozen (night two, set two)

But, wait! Banksy in Paris

>NEW< Joe Iurato

>NEW< Toxicomano (CO) (thanks, BSA)

>NEW< First ever stencil from Delaware… and it is corporate!

Just one from North Carolina (thanks, Karen)

The Netherlands (thanks,…

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Fresh Uploads: Paris Edition v.1

Submitted by russell on Tue, 06/19/2018 - 14:33

Photo: Masked with a Continent, along the Canal Saint Martin

Stencil Archive is wandering the streets of Paris this Solstice week. We are posting our "best of" as soon as we can on social media (see links above) and then attempting to get batches of street work out soon after. Artist work will come a bit later this month (coming soon: Smile, Mimi the Clown, and Miss.Tic to name a few)

LINK HERE for today's uploads.

New Uploads: A-M

Submitted by russell on Mon, 06/11/2018 - 21:04

m-city with a cut-out (photo: Jaime Rojo/Brooklyn Street Art)

>NEW< Akore (thanks, Susi)

Amanda “Mando” Marie

>JUST ONE< 0907 in China (thanks, BSA)

Chase in LA

In Layers in DE

Eclair in SF

>NEW< erre in…

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Let's take a walk in Oakland

Submitted by russell on Sun, 06/03/2018 - 12:46

Late last year, a person who had taken both of my San Francisco tours, started asking me about taking him on an Oakland tour. He remembered that I had mentioned wanting to figure out an East Bay walk and politely called me out on the idea. While working my nonprofit day job on Broadway at 19th Street for a few years, I spent many lunch hours walking around Chinatown, Uptown, and Downtown, snapping stencil photos, annoying Jet Martinez while he painted his huge mural, stopping by galleries, and enjoying the tagging and graffiti. I would talk about the walks with my coworkers, who started asking me when I'd…

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New Uploads: San Francisco and the USA

Submitted by russell on Sun, 03/25/2018 - 17:27

Thanks for your submissions: Josiah, Esmeralda, Ann, and the SFMOMA
<<< Calen Blake in NoPa/Western Addition

East Bay, CA

Los Angeles (just one)

Nevada City area (just one)

Washington, DC

Wisconsin (just one, thanks Ann)

>NEW< Robert Indiana (thanks SFMOMA)

::: the Latest from San Francisco :::

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