Nychos x Smithe in Brooklyn

Street Art // Wednesday, August 14, 2013
This insanely detailed painting of some sort of dissected cyborg animal was the result of Nychos and Smithe collaborating in Bushwick, Brooklyn. It was the first time these two had worked together and saying their styles compliment each other is surely an understatement.

Living Walls 2013

Street Art // Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Hello Atlanta! Juxtapoz has made its way down south to cover the 4th annual Living Walls Conference and we are especially excited for this year’s festivities. Over the next couple of days, we will be bringing you exclusive coverage of the murals being painted by local and international artists, as well as the various other activities involved such as block parties, lectures, gallery exhibits, bike tours and more! Check back tomorrow for our first installment from the ATL.

Alex one paints wall at Histoire D'un Mur

Street Art // Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Every week through the summer a wall at the Histoire D'un Mur in Nantes, France is painted by someone new, inviting visitors to revisit the location and watch the transformation. The most recent participant to paint was Parisian artist, Alex One. A chaotic scene of bizarre characters and animals can be seen painted in broad range of colors set to a black background.  

Nick Mann x Dan Bortz

Street Art // Tuesday, August 13, 2013
A lengthy corrugated fence received a makeover job packed full of color and detail from artists Dan Bortz (J Because) and Nick Mann (Doodles). A variety of faces, eyeballs, geometric patterns, and the words “We all have a calling” now cover the facade of the once beige fence.

An Update with Hyuro

Street Art // Monday, August 12, 2013
Since we last checked in with Hyuro (which really wasn’t too long ago) some new news has happened. Can you guess what that may be? To no surprise, it’s a bunch of new simple thought provoking paintings created in her hometown of Valencia, Spain. Images of flag holding, shark carrying, looking down the barrel of a gun women. 

Sand Calligraphy by Andrew Van Der Merwe

Street Art // Sunday, August 11, 2013
Using writing instruments specifically for sand and techniques learned from over 20 years of being a calligrapher, CapeTown, South Africa artist, Andrew Van Der Merwecreates elegant sand drawings. Speaking on his practice, "The work is usually very temporal, often lasting no more than an hour before it is taken by the wind or the tide. I carve the letters in the sand using various instruments and then photograph them with my Nikon D700. I leave no footprints and the tide leaves me with a clean slate.”

New Mural by Freddy Sam in Philadelphia

Street Art // Saturday, August 10, 2013
Working with The City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program and students from Sayre High School, South African artist, Freddy Sam created this mural entitled “Together Moving Mountains” in Philadelphia’s Kensington neighborhood. The mural depicts a springbok (a species of antelope) drinking from a river with abstract design and patterns at the bottom. To see the piece in person head to 161 Cecil B. Moore.

"Silly Slicesophy" @ Mighty Tanaka

Street Art // Friday, August 09, 2013
Nychos who has been painting just about everywhere lately, is opening a new solo exhibition tonight at Mighty Tanaka in Brooklyn, NY. “Silly Slicesophy” will feature the artist’s morbid depictions of Disney characters such as Mickey, Donald, Goofy, Pluto and others. The opening is tonight, August 9, 2013 6-9 p.m. and will run through September 6.

GR170 mural on the side of an Abandoned countryside house

Street Art // Friday, August 09, 2013
Commonly using abandoned structures on the outskirts of Barcelona as his canvases, GR170’s most recent creation is the image of a giant cartoon style scorpion resting atop of what looks to be a planet.

Artificial Paradises

Street Art // Thursday, August 08, 2013
A medley of brightly colored shapes, design, textures and even a skull atop of a tree, make up this new piece by Xuan Alyfe in Viana do Castelo, Portugal.

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