Pebbles Russell

Centre-fuge Public Art Project Announces Cycle 20 Artist Roster

Posted April 27, 2016 at 5:11 am

​The Centre-fuge trailer on East First Street is ready for its springtime paint job. Cycle 20 of the popular art project is on its way, and should debut May 1. Artists represented in the next round of artwork are Adam Dare, Balu, Claw Money, K-nor, Resa,Rob Plater & Werc. Cycle 20 will be on view […]

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Co-founder Splits with Centre-fuge Public Art Project After 4 Years

Posted March 17, 2016 at 5:18 am

The Centre-fuge Public Art Project just passed another milestone in its life cycle. Last month marked the fourth anniversary for the trailer-based arts installation on East First Street. (We’re currently amidst Cycle 19.) Now one of its co-founders is leaving the endeavor. Pebbles Russell, who, with Jon Neville, launched Centre-fuge in February of 2012, announced […]

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Centre-fuge Cycle 19 Artwork Gets a Snowy Start on East 1st Street

Posted January 26, 2016 at 5:18 am

Despite the crippling blizzard on Saturday, the three-year-old Centre-fuge Public Art Project soldiers on. The record snow, of course, did cause some delays for cycle 19, but painting is nevertheless underway. Here is a visual update of progress at the trailer. And with work still ongoing, “Centre-fuge” was added to the end cap. As noted, artists […]

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Four Years on, Centre-fuge Plans Another Cycle of Artwork

Last modified March 16, 2016 at 6:50 pm

​Next month marks the fourth anniversary of the successful Centre-fuge Public Art Project on East First Street. With that milestone comes another installment for the rotating art canvas. Cycle 19 just commenced, and features the “class of 2015,” so to speak. Ten artists who painted the trailer last year were asked to return for this installment. Expect […]

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Centre-fuge Debuts Cycle 18 Artwork on East 1st Street Trailer

Posted October 13, 2015 at 10:34 am

Here it is, fresh out of the (spray) can – the new cycle of artwork at the Centre-fuge trailer on East First Street. The public art project mobilized new participants for the eighteenth installment, the painting of which transpired over the weekend. Panels were decorated by Jet, Andy Golub, Below Key, Zero Productivity, Leon Rainbow, Rez Shoalin and […]

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Centre-fuge Announces Cycle 18 Artists, Extended Indefinitely

Posted October 7, 2015 at 5:12 am

Centre-fuge is striking while the proverbial iron is hot. The acclaimed public art project released the roster for its eighteenth cycle this week, mere days after coordinating new murals on the fence at First Street Green. Artists participating in Cycle 18 include Jet, Andy Golub, Below Key, Zero Productivity, Leon Rainbow, Rez Shoalin and a collaboration between […]

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Scoping Out Centre-fuge Cycle 17 on East 1st Street

Posted June 23, 2015 at 9:21 am

Here’s a quick update on Cycle 17 of the Centre-fuge Public Art Project. Participants spent the weekend imparting art onto the mid-block trailer on East First Street. Three-quarters of its exterior is now painted and on display. However, organizers Pebbles Russell and Jonathan Neville are running slightly behind schedule, with a handful of panels still […]

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Centre-fuge Public Art Project Announces Cycle 17 Artists

Posted June 15, 2015 at 5:10 am

The Centre-fuge public art project just announced its seventeenth cycle … somewhat out of cycle. Indeed, the derilect East First Street trailer hasn’t displayed new artwork since the end of December. While not characteristic of the usual bimonthly schedule, it’s not like the crew hasn’t been busy. In the intervening months, Centre-fuge organized the painting […]

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Centre-fuge Public Art Project Heading up ‘Art District’ on Staten Island

Posted April 9, 2015 at 5:10 am

Centre-fuge is jumping New York Harbor, and will spread its street art gospel to the folks of Shaolin. Currently between cycles at its East Village trailer space, the Centre-fuge Art Project continues to redefine itself with new endeavors, including the decoration of numerous containers and cement blocks along East Houston Street. Their next big step […]

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Centre-fuge Debuts Cycle 16 Artwork on East 1st Street Trailer [PHOTOS]

Posted December 30, 2014 at 5:32 am

Last week, the creative folks at Centre-fuge unveiled Cycle 16 of its popular public art project on East First Street. Painting concluded just in time for the holidays. The current artwork on display is somewhat of a visual best-of compilation from the last year. Project organizers Pebbles Russell and Jonathan Neville tapped fourteen of the twenty-two […]

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