Posts Tagged ‘art whino gallery’


Adidas (All Day I Dream About Stencils) 60th Anniversary x Art Whino Gallery Group Show feat. PaperMonster

January 6, 2009
Art Whino Gallery in collaboration with Adidas will have a upcoming group show celebrating the 60th anniversary of Adidas and PaperMonster along with several other great artists will contribute works of art influenced by the brand. More details coming soon.

-Paper Monster

MORE::Stencil Group Show Pics and Upcoming Group Show Preview

December 15, 2008
The pieces for the upcoming group show for Show & Tell Gallery (Jan 9th) are coming out fantastic and I wanted to share some preview images of what you may expect. There will be more pictures coming soon. Art Whino sent over a link to a ton of new pictures from the Stencil Group Show that I helped organized last month. You can catch some of my favorite images below and you can find more over at:

Stay posted for more news on upcoming shows.Small preview of some stencils to come and some beautiful stencil art pieces.
Russell Howze leaving his mark at Art Whino Gallery.
Shane, John, Stefan (LECKOmio) , and PaperMonster
Number one fan with her PaperMonster Laser Deck. You can find more still available at

-Paper Monster


**MORE: Stencil Group Show Photos and New Video**

November 21, 2008
This past weekend’s show was fantastic!! John Koleszar, LECKOmio, and JTroya have sent over some more pictures from the show and you can catch them below. Also, PaperMonster created a short video of the entire show which you can see at the end of this post or by visiting:
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Photo by LECKOmio
Photo by Koleszar

They are such good people. You have to meet them to see for youself!!
Photo by Koleszar

Photo by JTroya

Photo by JTroya
Photo by JTroya


Art Whino: Stencil Group Show from PaperMonster on Vimeo.


Stencil Group Show” Art Whino Gallery Opening Photos

November 16, 2008
This weekend was the opening of the Stencil Group Show for Art Whino Gallery and it has been one of my favorite shows this year. The show brings together stencil artists from all over the world into one collective space where people can truly take in the variety and ingenuity behind beautiful and raw stencil art. The entire collection will be opened until Dec 6th  with a special presentation by author of Stencil Nation, Russell Howze on November 23rd from 12-6pm.  You do not want to miss out on getting some affordable original works from some of the worlds most talented stencil artists including: PaperMonster, John Koleszar, LECKOmio, Chris Stain, Jef Aerosol,  E.L.K., Mefee, SOULE, Janet Bike Girl, Logan Hicks, Dave Lowell, Jazirock, Peter K, Billy Mode, PRVRT and many more.
John Koleszar and Stefan Winterle aka LECKOmio flew in for the show (John from Arizona and Stefan from Germany) and it was such a great experience to meet and work with them. They both helped a ton with the install and brought some incredible art to the event. I can not thank them enough for how big of a help they were and how honored I felt to be working with them. It was a pleasure and they are not just amazing stencil artists, they are amazing people. You can check out their work here: or
and or
Both are taking stencil art to new heights and pushing the envelope in terms of how intricate and mind blowing stencil art can become.

Check out pictures from the opening and the various artist installs of stencil art below::
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Ready for the opening.
LECKOmio (left) and Jef Aerosol (right)

Koleszar Install

Check out cans with can stencils on them.
Chris Stain
Janet “Bike Girl” and BlackBooks (above)

From left to right: Chris Stain, PaperMonster, E.L.K. and LECKomio

PaperMonster Install
PaperMonster Detail

Limited Edition Stencil pack made by BlackBooks of PaperMonster, ArtWhino and Scotch stencils.

LECKOmio Detail
His stencils have such quailty to them that they look like photographs.

Koleszar and Stefan/LECKOmio ready to tag.

Jazirock (left) and Koleszar (right)

PRVRT (left) and Billy Mode (right)
Peter K

Dave Lowell
Logan Hicks (above) and Blackbooks and Chris Stain (below)
PaperMonster signing
PaperMonster signing Sabotaz spraypaint
“When people don’t want to give you opportunities, STEAL THEM.” -PaperMonster
I said that once and I still believe that if you want something bad enough you have to do whatever it takes to reach your goal and continue your passion.

Pierre from and PaperMonster

Gabriella, Jazirock, and PaperMonster

Stefan aka LECKOmio and John KoleszarLECKOmio and PaperMonster Senior.
PaperMonster Senior is a master at hanging paintings!!

Packed house!!
-Paper Monster


Stencil Group Show…FRIDAY NOV 14th feat PaperMonster

November 11, 2008
The Stencil show over at Art Whino is only a couple days away and it is going to blow people away. If you go to any show by the end of this year you MUST stop by at this opening. There are hundreds of pieces and you can take pictures for days. It feels great to be so excited about this show and it will not disappoint. The install itself will be one giant playground. Check out some pictures of some of the PaperMonster pieces in the show on sale for less than $40. Imagine buying an original piece of art from your favorite artist for $40….amazing!! Shane and Art Whino are hosting a great event and the show should be one for the record books.

Friday November 14th from 6-Midnight
Opening reception at Art Whino Gallery
Art Whino Gallery
173 Waterfront Street
National Harbor, MD 20745


Stencil Group Show Art Whino Gallery Nov 14th feat PaperMonster

November 3, 2008

::::GIANT NEWS::::

Art Whino and PaperMonster have organized a fantastic show that will really go down on November 14th. We have brought together some incredible stencil artists all under one roof. It is a massive installation of stencil art which will be affordable to the youngest of the young and the most passionate of collectors. There are expected to be over 500 pieces of affordable art and you will not want to miss this show. I will be documenting the entire event from the installation to the opening nite of the show. Stay posted for more info and check out the press release below::

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Here is the press release:::

Friday November 14th from 6-Midnight
Opening reception at Art Whino Gallery.

The gallery walls will be transformed as a 15 artists come out from all over the world for a huge install collaboration. Thirty artists will be showcased. Each artist will showcase 20 pieces created on found objects that will be integrated into and inspire the overall installation, bringing the gallery back into the realm of street art. These found object works will retail for $20 – $40, keeping the art accessible and true to its roots.

Music by DJ Face

Sunday. November 23rd, from Noon – 6pm
At Art Whino gallery
Stencil Nation book signing by Russell Howze.
Presentation by Russell Howze on the Art of Stencil 2 – 3pm
Panel discussion from 3 – 4pm focused on the popularity and growth of stencil art and it’s transition into fine art galleries.

This event is FREE and open to the public.
Show end date: Dec 6th

Stencil Artists
Alvaro Sanchez – Guatemala
BayTruthSeeker – California
Billy Mode – Baltimore
Chris Stain – New York
Dark – Texas
Dave Lowell – Texas
E.L.K – Australia
Enos – Texas
farkfk – UK
Janet Bike Girl – Canada
Jazirock – Virginia
Jef Aerosol – France
Koleszar – Arizona
Kristal Blanco – Italy
LECKOmio – Germany
Logan Hicks – New York
Prvrt – New York
Mama Sass – Chicago
MEFEE – France
Mephisto Jones – Australia
PaperMonster – New Jersey
Peter Krsko – DC
Scotch – Texas
SOULE – Seattle
stncl.07- Texas



Inked Souls Video by PaperMonster

August 13, 2008
Inked Souls was a fantastic show which was put together by ArtWhino Gallery and TAGUR Footwear. PaperMonster put a wonderful video of the event and it has had some great success. You can check out the post on MODART Magazine and catch the video on Also, I had the honor of meeting some very talented people during the opening including Treadmilin from ( and he did a great post on the sneakers I wore for the opening. They were Nike Dunk Mid Peacocks and they only come out of the box for special events.
Check out some photos and links below. Also be sure to check out:
for more coverage on the highly anticipated I am 8-bit show.


PaperMonster sporting Nike Dunk Mids (Peacock)

-Paper Monster