6 days agoby i_support_street_artThis is a new mural by @antheamissy Approximately 80m2 depicting Ihsane Jarfi’s portrait has been painted in the Riches Claire area - rue Saint Christophe 36. The permanent artwork is part of Ihsane Jarfi Day (17 May) and Belgian Pride Festival. The mural has been commissioned by the Rainbow House of Brussels, and is supported by the City of Brussels and will be incorporated as part of the collection of artwork featured in the Street Art Brussels tour. With a serene expression and “floating” above those who pass by, Ihsane Jarfi is painted in a graphic style which flirts with
4 days agoby i_support_street_artWOMART- a project created by @rebobinart that aims to recognise female artists, has kicked off with 10 art interventions in 10 Catalan cities. The artworks were created by 10 female artists that stand out by the excellent quality of their works. Mural artists that took part in Womart are: Hyuro (Reus), Elbi Elem (Tortosa), Lula Goce (Vilanova y la Geltrú), Btoy (Olot), Ovni (Manresa), Paula Bonet (Figueres) and Minuskula (Sant Cugat del Vallès). Aïda Gómez and Monica Rikic created art installations in Mataró and Granollers respectively. Artistic duo Pedra will exhibit their art installation on June 22 in Girona. Here
14 hours agoby i_support_street_artThe team of Brisbane Street Art Festival had worked very close to Alethea Beetson, director of Digi Youth Arts, an organization dedicated to protect aboriginal cultures, assuring that the program supports and nourishes aboriginal artists, and encouraging that some murals reflect the stories of these communities. In collaboration with this organization, @saidokins developed a series of monumental mural interventions entitled ‘Sleeping Languages in Queensland’ to call attention to the lost aboriginal cultures of Australia. The first intervention , depicted here, was the piece ‘Stories of a Word’, located in the Queensland University of Technology, QUT, where the artist captured the
The Nuart Aberdeen is taking off and its gonna be explosive! Check out what’s unfolding during next 4 days and you might want to catch a flight to Scotland. Murals and Talks will include contributions from artists Ernest Zacharevic, Hyuro, Carrie Reichardt, Ciaran Glöbel and Bordalo II
Grenoble Street Art Fest was created by the gallery Spacejunk Art Center and was conceived to be the first festival in Europe combining exhibitions and site-specific creations in the city centre with the intention of showing the variety of techniques that are part of Street Art:
New perspectives for the “Alfonso Gatto” high school in Agropoli for the “Urban Area” project. It opens up like the pages of a book on the facade at the entrance of the “A. Gatto ” high school in Agropoli, Province of Salerno, Southern Italy.
Moscow-based Slava Ptrk has taken part in the 17th edition of Nuart Festival with two outdoor murals, both stenciled and yet completely different from each other. First of all, Slava Ptrk painted “Poppies” on the side of the hotel Havly in downtown Stavanger.
Art challenges the status quo by its very nature but, with some artists, this is more evident than with others. That’s the case of the ‘craftivist’ Carrie Reichardt, who attended this year’s edition of Nuart Festival investigating the theme of ‘Power in the Public Sphere’.
The young Spanish artist Ampparito took part in the 17th edition of Nuart Festival, which addressed the theme of Power in the Public Sphere. Both his outdoor and indoor works were inspired by the saying “Your right to swing your arms ends just where the other man’s nose begins.”
Framed by the evocative sentence “A truth that is beauty. A beauty that is truth”, Ricky Lee Gordon’s mural for Nuart Festival 2017 celebrates the bravery of activists around the world, who are always more frequently harassed and intimidated for defending human rights.