The Abstract Wall Murals of Gerhard Mayer

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, July 03, 2013
We wrote about the works of Gerhard Mayer last month, but today we look at more of his abstract, large-scale ink drawings: Nuremberg-based artist Gerhard Mayer creates large-scale paintings, collages, drawings, sculptures, and wall pieces. His wall pieces are creating using China ink and his own unique mathematical rules. Having been interested in elementary particles and physics for a long time, his work is made following strict regularities.

An update with ZED1

Street Art // Tuesday, July 02, 2013
With summer in full effect, muralists around the globe are hitting the streets and taking advantage of the good painting weather. Zed1 apparently has been taking advantage more than most, knocking out 5 new pieces in the last month in Italy and the U.K.

2 new murals from Alexis Diaz

Street Art // Tuesday, July 02, 2013
Puerto Rico-based artist, Alexis Diaz, has been spening his days traveling around, painting two new murals in the process. The first one is at the Tel-Aviv Beach in Vienna, Austria, in which Diaz painted a submarine-looking fish with octopus tentacles as propellers and a crane as its captain. The other is in Bratislava, Slovakia, where you can see the image of a hybrid animal with hands for wings set to a dismal background.

"Jonah" by David La Mano

Street Art // Tuesday, July 02, 2013
David La Mano’s newest piece was painted as a black silhouette and depicts a hoard of his little characters navigating a whale like a ship.

Sam3 and Brad Downey @ PUBLIC ART HORSENS, Denmark

Street Art // Tuesday, July 02, 2013
Our good friend and contributor Henrik Haven just passed along image from a new public art festival in Denmark, Public Art Horsens, a festival that includes murals, sculptures, performance and installations created during the past week by artists Escif (Spain), Sam3 (Spain), Pøbel (Norway), Brad Downey (USA), Thomas Dambo (Denmark), and the Danish/Icelandic duo Örnduvald plus a bunch of local artists. Today, we have works by Sam3 and Brad Downey. 

Kislow in Gdynia, Poland

Street Art // Monday, July 01, 2013
Kislow produced the following mural while participating in the Traffic Design Festival in Gdynia, Poland. Once again, the Ukrainian artist’s work involves elements of sailing culture accompained with surreal imagery.

An update with Relsih

Street Art // Monday, July 01, 2013
Relish draws a handful of  new monochrome portraits of male figures on the side of railroad cars.

The work of G loois

Street Art // Sunday, June 30, 2013
G Loois is an artist from Bologna who creates highly abstract minimalist work predominantly in monochrome. Check out a selection of his work on walls.

"Purity of Heart" in Denmark by El Mac

Street Art // Friday, June 28, 2013
Three striking portraits grace the side of this orphanage in Denmark courtesy of the Los Angeles-based artist, El Mac. The new piece entitled “Purity of Heart” was influenced after Seren Kierkegaard’s book “Purity of Heart is to Will One Thing.” The artist is in Denmark for his exhibition at Galerie Wolfsen and had already completed another large mural previous to this one.

Taint x Unga in Haifa Port, Israel

Street Art // Friday, June 28, 2013
Israel has a vibrant street art scene but nobody there paints quite like the members of Broken Fingaz. The multi-disciplinary street art collective has a number of members and is not solely restricted to street art, but also works in design, illustration and music. This piece in Haifa Port and was paint by members Taint and Unga.

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