Juxtapoz // Wednesday, November 04, 2015
Fairey’s new series centers on prison reform and mass incarceration, de-stigmatizing incarceration by highlighting the stories of people who have returned from prison and become integral members of society.
Street Art // Monday, November 02, 2015
How Nosm's newest wall is a stunning piece, with signature How Nosm elements but also with a detailed precision that is captured in their paintings.
Street Art // Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Seismic Wave is a 100 meter long mural by the danish artist Carl Krull. It is painted on the wall that encircles the Metro construction, in the middle of the lake Sortedamsøen, in Copenhagen, Denmark. The mural is done in black and white.
Street Art // Tuesday, October 06, 2015
A couple of weeks ago in Casablanca, Morocco , Mexican artist Smithe presented a mural amongst several other artists from Mexico, Spain and Morocco for the Sbagha Bagha street art show during Boulevard Music Festival. For over ten days the artists adorned the walls of this white city in the third edition of this music and art festival. Exploding out of its wall Smithe’s cyborg like characters, disintegrate and attack, a sci-fi moment suspended by the breeze of the atlantic ocean.
Street Art // Monday, September 28, 2015
Over the last 10 days more than 45 new murals have been created in Detroit’s Historic Eastern Market district for 1xRUN’s Murals In The Market festival. Detroit’s first international mural festival found both local and international artists tackling massive walls with waves of color and cultivating a contagious artistic energy that transformed the city into the global epicenter of the contemporary public art movement.
Street Art // Monday, September 21, 2015
Franco Fasoli aka Jaz is taking his murals to the next level. With solid colors and hermetic shapes, Jaz recreates the collage-style he had been developing on his last gallery-works. It's always good when a Muralist looks for new directions on his own style.
Street Art // Tuesday, September 15, 2015
MOMO has been spending a lot of time in Philadelphia lately, where he is working with the City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program on two bold new murals as part of their Open Source exhibition. MOMO’s first Philly mural is already done, and MOMO starts on the second wall later this month, a 27-story canvas in the heart of the city. You may remember hearing about Open Source when a JR mural went up in Philadelphia earlier this yearas part of the same exhibition.
Illustration // Thursday, September 03, 2015
We've been big fans of Spanish artist Hyro's work for a while now and thought it was about time for a little update on the site. Here is a small collection of both her drawings and street work, which can be seen all over the world.
Street Art // Thursday, August 27, 2015
If you live in San Francisco or have visited here recently, it is likely that you traveled down Market Street and encountered a wonderful addition to the city's public art. Our friend and local bay area artist Lauren YS teamed up with Tatiana Suarez and Caratoes to paint a beautiful mural at Market and South Van Ness as part of Jansport's #LiveOutside campaign. We stopped by a couple of times to catch their progress, but for those of you that weren't able to or aren't able to see it in person, follow Jansport's video series document the 5-day process of painting a 55-foot wall!
Street Art // Wednesday, August 05, 2015
Italian artist Agostino Iacurci and All City Canvas teamed up in Atlanta for a three-day workshop for the children of Camp Best Friends summer program at the Center of Hope. The children created "imaginary portraits" that were later put together to compose a large collective piece that was revealed to their families during a celebratory BBQ at the Center.