The Work of Alejandro Dorda Mevs

Street Art // Friday, September 28, 2012
American-born, Berlin-based artist, Alejandro Dorda Mevs aka Axel Void, creates large murals using dark themed imagery. The following is small selection of work we dig.

New Hyuro mural in Besancon, France

Street Art // Friday, September 28, 2012
Spanish artist, Hyuro, completed another wall for the Bien Urbain festival, which is currently taking place in Besancon, France. The artist painted a lengthy cityscape resting on a rug. A character is seen leaning against a rug that looks as if it is about to get rolled up.

Sage Vaughn x Ace Hotel x 42 Below

Juxtapoz // Thursday, September 27, 2012
Los Angeles artist road-tripped out to Palm Springs to paint a mural for the Ace Hotel and sit poolside to soak up some rays.

I ART JOBURG: PART 2

Street Art // Wednesday, September 26, 2012
Often when traveling to unknown lands, in this case Johannesburg, one can create certain expectations in their head and discover the exact opposite. After a few days running around, are initial skepticism of Joburg has been revoked and anything but negative. Aside from countless memorable adventures from our hospitable hosts and curators of the event, /ANDPEOPLE, we have witnessed two massive murals by ESPO and ROA come to completion.

"Bajo Presión" by Jade in Lima, Peru

Street Art // Wednesday, September 26, 2012
Peruvian muralist, Jade, has just finished this vibrant new piece on the side of the Cultural Center Ccori Wasi in Miraflores, Lima, Peru.

Fintan Magee in Jakarta, Indonesia

Street Art // Wednesday, September 26, 2012
Brisbane-based street artist, Fintan Magee, recently completed a series of murals in Jakarta, Indonesia while he was doing a residency at ISAD studios.

Overunder and Labrona in chicago

Street Art // Tuesday, September 25, 2012
Chicago-based creative collective, Pawn Works, has an ongoing project entitled “Art in Public Places” that has included many renowned artists, with Overunder and Labrona being the most recent to participate.  Many of the previous works, including this mural, reference the history of Pilsen, the neighborhood where the murals have been painted. This particular piece displays an eclectic selection of imagery spanning a lengthy old wall.

I ART JOBURG: PART 1

Street Art // Tuesday, September 25, 2012
After a sleepless 15 hour flight, we anxiously arrived in Johannesburg, South Africa for the I ART JOBURG project presented by adidas Originals and curated by /ANDPEOPLE. This month long project has brought five international and local artists to create large-scale public murals in the bustling streets surrounding the Maboneng Precinct in Johannesburg’s central art district.

Jose Cuervo Tradicional Mural Project 2012

Juxtapoz // Monday, September 24, 2012
Jesus “Cimi” Alvarado, an artist representing Southern California was named as one of 10 finalists in the national Jose Cuervo Tradicional Mural Project 2012 and will compete for a $15,000 grant. The announcement was made last week at a ceremony in Los Angeles, which Juxtapoz attended...

"Future Simple" by Agostino Lacurci

Street Art // Sunday, September 23, 2012
Agostino Lacurci recently painted the following mural for the Septimo Asalto festival in Zaragozza, Spain.

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