Monthly Archives: January 2014

THE OUTSIDERS GALLERY “The Ugly American” Press Links

12OZ PROFIT: “The Ugly American” Show Preview

JUXTAPOZ: “The Ugly American” Preview


ART SLANT: “The Ugly American”

CULTURE HEARTS: “The Ugly American”

WIDE WALLS: “The Ugly American”

INSIDER LONDON: “The Ugly American”

ARRESTED MOTION: “The Ugly American”

Tag & Buff Duet: SABER and Zes Capture the Tension in LA (VIDEO)

When you live in certain cities you are accustomed to the sort of cat and mouse game that municipalities play with graffiti taggers/writers with the cancelling out of one another’s work with paint. Today we take a look at a legal mural by Saber and Zes in Los Angeles that aims to capture the action between the untamed madness and wild markings of the writer and the blocky beige paint blobs that redact those markings from the visual cityscape, a practice many refer to as “the buff”…. Continue Reading