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Crochet Artist Olek Needs Your Help!

Posted December 14, 2011 at 6:41 am

As we speak, world renowned crochet artist (and friend of Boogie) Agata Olek is in some serious shit across the pond. She needs your help!

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PBS Segment with Street Artists Olek and Swoon [Video]

Posted September 29, 2011 at 10:12 am

In which PBS focuses on two influential street artists in the game. Video after the jump!

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Documentary Short About Olek [Video]

Last modified August 23, 2011 at 10:47 am

Olek’s crocheted street art is not only garnering the attention of the local media, but also from outlets around the world. Video after the jump!

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Olek’s New Exhibit: “The Bad Artists Imitate, the Great Artists Steal”

Posted August 11, 2011 at 6:18 am

Olek’s world-renowned crochet craft has definitely opened some new doors, including the current gig at the Jonathan Levine Gallery on West 20th Street.

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Olek Featured on CBS News [Video]

Posted July 26, 2011 at 10:18 am

Late to the game, the local mainstream news finally discovered her unique artwork. Video after the jump!

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Olek’s Six-Hour Performance [Video]

Posted March 24, 2011 at 6:18 am

Interested in a quick glimpse into Olek’s weaved world of crochet art? Check out the video after the jump!

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Olek Crochets Children’s Tricycle in Petrosino Square

Posted March 9, 2011 at 6:28 am

No rest for the weary. That seems to be Olek’s mantra of late.

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Olek Hoists Another Banksy Tribute Above Delancey

Posted February 28, 2011 at 10:04 am

As if casting her own Oscar votes, crochet-artist extraordinaire Olek hoisted another neighborhood Banksy tribute on Saturday.

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Olek’s Latest is Actually a Banksy Nod

Posted February 25, 2011 at 2:05 pm

On second thought, that new Olek piece hanging atop 358 Broome is actually a nod to Banksy.

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Olek Hoists Yarn Flower Atop 358 Broome

Last modified February 26, 2011 at 11:13 am

Big ups to neighborhood favorite Olek for taking her crocheted artwork to precarious levels.

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