NOKHUR CEMETERY

Street Art // Saturday, December 03, 2011
Based on superstitious beliefs, the isolated village of Nokhur places mountain goat horns on almost every grave in an attempt to fight off evil spirits and help the soul of the deceased ensure safe passage to heaven. The Nokhuris, the mountain tribe of the region, have always considered mountain goats sacred animals, admiring their strength and endurance.

CLOTHESPIN SCULPTURE

Street Art // Friday, December 02, 2011
Built for the Festival of the Five Seasons in Chaudfontaine Park, which lies on the outskirts of Liege, Belgium, a giant clothespin sculpture gives off the illusion to be holding on to a mound of dirt and grass.  Designed by Turkish artist Mehmet Ali Uysal, a professor of art at the Middle East Technical University, the giant sculpture is just one piece in a string of Uysal works that rely on flawless illusion.

Momo Produce Stand

Street Art // Friday, December 02, 2011
Luna Park gracefully documented a Momo mural in Grottaglie, Italy.  This mural was painted for Fame Festival and complements the produce stand perfectly.

NEW UNDERBELLY PROJECT Video From Paris

Street Art // Friday, December 02, 2011
Started in New York, The Underbelly Project consists of an underground “art show” painted in abandoned tunnels.  This newest project takes place in Paris, with international participation including Conor Harrington, SheOne, Saber, How & Nosm, C215, Alice Pasquini, Will Barras, Futura, and Tristan Eaton.

Troll Wall Restaurant

Street Art // Friday, December 02, 2011
Located at the foot of the tallest vertical rock face in Europe, in Norway’s Romsdal Valley, Troll Wall Restaurant is a seasonal destination open between June and September.  Completed in April by Norwegian studio Reiulf Ramstad Architects, the structures floor is built solely from concrete and the interior walls that aren’t completely glass are made of plastered chipboard.

Andrew Schoultz 2nd Wall in Progress in Miami

Street Art // Thursday, December 01, 2011
By now, Andrew Schoultz is most likely ready for some Miami Beach time after painting for two weeks in a row on multiple murals.  This second wall, located just on the other side of the building to his previous one, is just as detailed and vibrant.  Someone be a team player and drop off a six pack for Andrew!

Team MADE at Art Basel Miami - Episode 1: Wynwood Walls

Street Art // Thursday, December 01, 2011
Team MADE spent the first day in Art Basel Miami Beach at the Wynwood Arts District, which we have been posting photos of all week.  They interview a variety of Goldman’s associates who are responsible for the organization and development of the area of murals.  A brief history is included as well as a little story from popaganda artist, Ron English.  

The Bird's Nest

Street Art // Wednesday, November 30, 2011
Supported by existing trees and camouflaged by twigs, The Bird’s Nest is a unique hotel accommodation, and experience.  There are discreet windows almost hidden by the arrangement of branches and a retractable staircase to gain access inside.  Designed by Tham and Videgård Arkitekter, this hotel is 1 of 5 completely different designs located in Northern Sweden.

We Live In The Dirt Brother

Street Art // Wednesday, November 30, 2011
More streaker doodles from our moniker maniac friend, Deuce 27.

Eduardo Kobra Mural in Progress in Miami

Street Art // Wednesday, November 30, 2011
  San Paulo-based artist and muralist, Eduardo Kobra is currently working on the following large mural in Miami’s Wynwood Arts District for Art Basel 2011.  Great use of bolt cutters as a wind instrument.