Because I’m a mother of a beautiful amazing brilliant small child, sometimes I miss the other stuff going on in life. … Continue Reading New Documentary on Graff and Street Art Grrlz: “Street Heroines”
So I’m in the middle of writing a new chapter for Graffiti Grrlz: Performing Feminism in the Hip Hop Diaspora based on … Continue Reading Know Your Herstory: CatFight Digital Zine
[written Summer 2013] No Somos “Mariposas,” Somos “MariPUSSY”: An Interview with Graffiti Art Activist MISS163 aka Sharon Lee De La … Continue Reading From the Archives: An interview with hemispheric graffitera MISS163
Some people go to the gym, some people do needlepoint, this is what I do…I hang out in dirty tunnels … Continue Reading Hanging out in a dirty tunnel…getting in touch with the “Erotic” (a la Lorde)
On October 31st, HBO premiered the documentary Banksy Does New York. Similar to the kerfuffle over Banksy’s identity after the premiere of Exit Through the Gift Shop, this past week has seen “a revived interest” in knowing—once and for all?—just … Continue Reading The Real Revolutionary Potential Of Banksy Identifying As A Woman…Is Not That They’d “Be” A Woman.
My timing in terms of availability for travel this Spring is–to say the least–utterly tragic. First, I missed hanging out … Continue Reading Femme Fierce: Leake Street All Female Take Over
Just thought you outta know about Miss163’s latest project, funded by the DOT’s Urban Arts Program. You can peep it … Continue Reading Ruby Bridges Walks, a Public Art Series by Miss163 in the Bronx.
I’m THRILLED to announce that the Fall 2013 issue of TDR: The Journal of Performance Studies has DROPPED!! My piece … Continue Reading BUY this issue!!! Read my piece: Graffiteras Performing Feminist Community!!
If you’re in NYC tonight, swing through the opening at bOb!! bOb Bar is pleased to present Wild Thing, an … Continue Reading “Wild Thing” Artwork by Sharon Lee de la Cruz aka MISS163 Opens Tonight!
In my last entry, I mentioned I’d be working with a program for girls here in Miami called Women on … Continue Reading Report from Graf Grrlz on the Rise, Week 1
So, as usual, I’ve been busy. After the “My Thuggy Pony” jam and the opening of the Girls On Top … Continue Reading Graffiti Grrlz on the Rise, MOCA Miami
When I went to bed last night I had no idea I’d be spending 8 hours in the pouring rain … Continue Reading My Thuggy Pony All-Grrlz Jam in the Bronx
I first came across the fierce wildstyle of Mexican-American graffitera Jerk LA in issue 3 of my favorite grrlz graf mag COP Magazine (buy them!). Months and months later, … Continue Reading Interview with JERK LA
I have some EXCITING NEWS!! The Girls on Top (the UK’s first all-female graffiti crew) are coming to NYC for … Continue Reading Interview with Chock GOT
I hope you’ll take the time to visit http://www.abbygraff.com and then buy a canvas or print for your collection, or for your favorite hip hop fanatic. Truly is money well spent. HOMEGIRLS artwork by Abby A Queens, New York native, … Continue Reading HomeGirls artworks by Abby online store is up!
HOMEGIRLS artwork by ABBY curated by Jessica N. Pabón Opening Reception: Wednesday April 17th, 2013 6PM-9PM RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/299368726856841 bOb Bar is pleased … Continue Reading “Homegirls” artwork by Abby, opening next Wednesday!!