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.

New Liqen Mural In Cerdedo, Spain

Street Art // Saturday, September 22, 2012
Often painting in black and white with a keen eye for shading, Liqen’s newest mural in Cerdedo, Spain is the exact opposite, displaying an electrifying color palette. The artist painted a white boar poking its head out of the local fauna with some awkward faced insects hanging around.

Aryz @ Fundacja Urban Forms Festival

Street Art // Friday, September 21, 2012
After collaborating on a wall with Os Gemeos, Aryz stuck around in Lodz, Poland for the Fundacja Urban Forms Festival and painted another wall. Different from what we are accustomed to seeing, the Spanish artist painted a still life of flowers and a vase. Wonderful choice of color on this particular wall.

Ericailcane @ Fame Festival 2012

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, September 19, 2012
Last year at this time, we were traversing the streets of Grottaglie, Italy, enjoying FAME Festival and the murals that have gone up in the town over the past years. An interview with Angelo Milano of FAME and Studiocromie later, we have to enjoy this year's FAME from a distance, but we love what we are seeing from March 2010 subscriber cover artist, Ericailcane on the side of an apartment building.

"prey to some wild beast drawing" by Phlegm

Street Art // Wednesday, September 19, 2012
Would love to see someone attempt to tattoo this drawing on some skin.  This is a recent doodle from Sheffield-based muralist, Phlegm, for an upcoming book project.

Ozmo in Palermo, Italy

Street Art // Wednesday, September 19, 2012
This beautiful black and white mural was painted by Italian painter, Ozmo, for the Walls Zeta Lab festival in Palermo, Italy.

The Dreamlike visions of Xuan Alyfe

Street Art // Wednesday, September 19, 2012
This newest mural by Spanish artist, Xuan Alyfe, integrates a variety of abstract and dreamlike imagery. He creates a world where a flautist and the all seeing eye of god can complement each other and coexist. That’s ridiculous.