Meet street artist Alec Monopoly in Casablanca

Monday, 16 May 2016

At 30 years, Alec is a well-known street artist. A native New Yorker, he wanders from town to town ......

From cars to bags, artist brightens up Gaza streets with calligraphy

Wednesday, 20 April 2016

With a thick black marker pen in hand, Palestinian graffiti artist Belal Khaled carefully draws an ......

Banksy street art goes under hammer in Los Angeles

Thursday, 31 March 2016

A collection of works by enigmatic British graffiti artist Banksy is expected to sell for more than ......

Huge graffiti artwork of Aylan Kurdi highlights refugees’ plight

Saturday, 12 March 2016

A huge graffiti image of toddler Aylan Kurdi, pictures of whose dead body stirred global sympathy ......

Anti-Christian graffiti sprayed on Jerusalem church

Sunday, 17 January 2016

Anti-Christian graffiti has been sprayed on a wall of a Jerusalem abbey built where tradition says ......

Uprising graffiti wall near Egypt’s Tahrir Square torn down

Friday, 18 September 2015

A well-known street graffiti wall near Egypt’s iconic Tahrir Square in Cairo - the site of the ......

How Beirut’s Banksy has brought color to the city’s battered streets

Tuesday, 21 July 2015

Lebanese graffiti artist Yazan Halwani has taken to the sprawling streets of Beirut in an effort to ......

Suspected arson attack at revered Christian site in Israel

Thursday, 18 June 2015

A suspected arson attack damaged a revered Christian shrine in northern Israel overnight with a ......

Why I’m thankful Banksy got into Gaza

Saturday, 28 February 2015

Yara al Wazir is a humanitarian activist. She is the founder of The Green Initiative ME and a developing partner of Sharek Stories. She can be followed and contacted on twitter @YaraWazir


Graffitist Banksy unveils giant kitten art in Gaza video tour

Thursday, 26 February 2015

Renowned British graffiti artist Banksy, who still has not revealed his identity, released a ......

The writing’s on the wall: Tunisian graffitist talks art and uprisings

Saturday, 22 March 2014

French-Tunisian street artist eL Seed launched his new book on Friday entitled “Lost walls: ......

Ghost graffitist Banksy stands #WithSyria

Wednesday, 12 March 2014

We still don’t know who he is, but British provocateur Banksy is at it again – this time ......

Egypt jails three for defacing memorial to protest dead

Wednesday, 22 January 2014

A Cairo court jailed three people for two years Wednesday for destroying a monument to those killed ......

Using graffiti to paint politics in the Arab world

Tuesday, 12 November 2013

Diana Moukalled is the Web Editor at the Lebanon-based Future Television and was the Production & Programming Manager with at the channel. Previously, she worked there as Editor in Chief, Producer and Presenter of “Bilayan al Mujaradah,” a documentary that covers hot zones in the Arab world and elsewhere, News and war correspondent and Local news correspondent. She currently writes a regular column in AlSharq AlAwsat. She also wrote for Al-Hayat Newspaper and Al-Wasat Magazine, besides producing news bulletins and documentaries for Reuters TV. She can be found on Twitter: @dianamoukalled.


In an uncertain Egypt, street artists rein in their outrage

Wednesday, 24 July 2013

Egyptian rappers and graffiti artists who captured the spirit of the youthful rebellion that toppled ......