Street Art // Thursday, October 29, 2015
During the last couple of weeks, the argentine artist Franco Fasoli Jaz collaborated with Conor Harrington on a massive 130 foot-high wall at O.bra in São Paulo, Brazil. Curated by Instagrafite, the festival wrapped up its first edition with international and Brazilian artists such as Herbert Baglione, Interesni Kazki, Alexis Diaz, Inti, Vitché and Jan Kálab, Herakut, M-City, Speto, just to mention a few.
Street Art // Saturday, July 18, 2015
After experimenting with different materials, Franco Fasoli, aka Jaz, has taken a new artistic direction. The substantial change in his work is based on the use of collage as the fulcrum, and came about after his residency in Miami, culminating in his solo show "Choque" in the Celaya Brothers Gallery in Mexico City.
Street Art // Thursday, June 18, 2015
Franco Fasoli a.k.a. Jaz has a new mural up in Montreal, Canada as part of the city's Mural Festival. The piece is called The Popular and mirrors his collage aesthetic, in which complex images are rendered in fragmented blocks of color.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, May 27, 2014
After two successful group shows with Argentinian artist Franco Fasoli – JAZ, BC Gallery continues the collaboration with a solo show under the title VINCULO. From June 6th to July 26th visitors will be able to experience his paintings which are defined by the tensions of ambivalence. The works are specifically made to be arranged in the gallery space and therefore fill the atmosphere with the spirit of his vision.
Street Art // Tuesday, January 28, 2014
This small shack in Tierra del Fuego, Argentina already looked like a painting before the painting that Franco Fasoli aka Jaz did on it. The Buenos Aires-based artist painted two characters with something covering their heads. Looks like a serene place to paint something.
Street Art // Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Franco Fasoli aka Jaz, has painted two new walls in two different countries. The first one with red horses was painted on the side of busy street in Cordoba, Argentina. The second with the big cats was painted in Wynwood, Miami during Art Basel.
Street Art // Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Jaz has returned to South America where he just participated in the Residence VATELÓN located in the rural area of the department of Soriano, Uruguay. Sticking with his often used simple red color palette, Jaz painted one of his signature large cats, with it’s stripes literally blending into the landscape.
Street Art // Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Argentina-based artist, Jaz, recently painted a rowing-themed mural on Lake Lanier in Gainesville, Georgia. The beautiful piece shows a ripped rower and their reflection painted against flat colors.
Street Art // Monday, October 14, 2013
Participating in the Los Muros Hablan Festival in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Argentinean muralist, Franco Fasoli aka Jaz, painted the following mural on the campus of Universidad De Puerto Rico. "Multiple Identidad" shows three large cats morphed with the body of a human, all painted in an ominous red on a black background.
Street Art // Thursday, September 12, 2013
Participating in the Board Drippers Festival, Buenos Aires-based artist, Franco Fasoli aka Jaz, painted this stunning mural in Queretaro, Mexico. Entitled “No Correr,” which in English translates to “Don’t Run,” shows a gang of masked characters with exposed pink arms moving in different directions. The strange masks, combined with the simple stripped and polka dot outfits, give this piece an eerie atmosphere.