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ARTCRANK brings bike art to Clif Bar's CykelScramble

By Charles Youel, September 23, 2015

After six years of amazing shows in the Bay Area, ARTCRANK is proud to be part of the first-ever CykelScramble in Marin County on Saturday, September 26.

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It's The Show That Never Ends

By Charles Youel, August 31, 2015

After eight years of staging pop-up bike poster parties from Minneapolis to New York, San Francisco to London, and Austin to Paris — and NOT selling posters online — ARTCRANK just launched a new bike poster shop. Our founder and Creative Director explains.

 

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Making the Poster
for the King of Bike Poster Parties

By Charles Youel, July 21, 2015

When we plan our Minneapolis show every year, we try to pull out all the stops, always trying to top what we did the previous year and deliver something fresh and amazing. The same can be said for the signature posters that Twin Cities artists have created for us over the years.

 

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It never gets easier. You just go slower.

By Charles Youel, February 17, 2015

Growing up in Middle America, ARTCRANK founder Charles Youel dreamed of London as a faraway magical kingdom of cool. As we gear up to take on a new business model and new challenges, he looks back on our first London show in 2010 as a turning point for ARTCRANK, and for him personally.

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