1 day 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
5 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
1 week 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
Mark Jenkins creates and installs his art in the streets of Polish city, Lodz. The American artist, born in Virginia, and known for using trash to create his art, gave a good scare to by passers with his realistic installations.
The Urban Forms Foundation and the Museum of Łódź invited Ivan Ninety and Johannes Mundinger to create this big and great wall in Poland. “Still Life with Adler” is a mural honoring the the artist/teacher Jankel Adler.
The human-size mural is a freestyle painting, which composition is based on the repetitive rhythm of elements in the white boxes. These elements viewed from left to right produce the illusion of a slowly growing movement of the subject, similarly as for the single film frames or a slow motion footage.
MONSTFUR – OUR RUST is an example of a mural which develops the main topic of Monstfur creation – namely the passing of matter. In this case, by scaling the concrete slabs artists create a “monument” for the fallen industry in Czestochowa (PL).
– This is the end of the Festival, but not the end of the collection – says Barbara Sroka from the City Culture Institute in Gdańsk, Poland. The last opening parade with live music took place on July 8.