RETNA paints Cosmopolitan of Las VegasJuxtapoz // Monday, 01 Nov 2010
We just had RETNA with us in Detroit, and now he is off to Las Vegas to paint the parking garage of the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Known Gallery reports that when the hotel opens on December 15th, this will be where your car sleeps.
Looks like the Cosmopolitan gave each floor over to an artist ground, including Baltimore’s Shinique Smith, NYC's Kenny Scharf, with LA's RETNA and Shepard Fairey. We like how the Known Gallery post wrote that the Cosmopolitan is going for the "overarching 'we’re not for everyone' aesthetic with Wallworks, a series of murals by prominent graffiti artists on sections of garage wall." (Literally, you go to the website, it proclaims "We're not for everyone).
Read more here.