After a blowout Austin debut last year, ARTCRANK is rolling into the southern cycling stronghold once again. The show opens on Friday, February 22 at Austin’s famous Pine Street Station, followed by an extended run at Mellow Johnny’s Bike Shop from … Continue reading
I can’t pinpoint the exact moment that BMX careened into my childhood, only that it happened in 1979. All I know for certain is that, seemingly out of the blue, my neighbor Todd was tearing around our St. Louis neighborhood … Continue reading
Like the Bicycle Film Festival, ARTCRANK has come a long way since its humble beginnings as a celebration a specific intersection of cycling culture and creative culture. The bike-themed poster exhibition started in Minneapolis in 2007 and has since expanded to nearly a dozen locations, adding more cycle-happy cities every year.
As promised, here are a few sneak peeks at the awesomeness that will be ARTCRANK in Austin, Texas. So many of these works have been printed on Olmsted-Kirk Papers. Makes my heart go pittypat. Take a look, the artist and paper particulars are included. There will be thirty artists, here are just four of them and a peek at part of their posters. See you there!