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
Italian artist, Krayon was recently invited to paint a new wall in Rome for a local school (Liceo Aristofane). The result of this has been the creation of a completely new look for the building as pixelised life has been brought out on one of the walls of this school.
Krayon ‘s last work in Rome was in honor of mafia victims. The Italian artist painted portraits of 9 victims of the Italian mafia on 60m of wall: Renata Fonte, Giancarlo Siani, Rita Atria, Don Puglisi, Don Peppe Diana, Palma Scamardella, Rosario Livatino, Annalisa Durante and Lea Garofalo.
Controversial artist Biancoshock presented his latest istallation for the Outdoor Festival 2018 that took place in Rome (IT). Suprisingly its humouristic approach is followed by a bitter fact. Street art commercialism! As the artist explains: ”Behind the growing success of street art there are often mechanisms that transform artists into tools in the hands of galleries, […]
The hospital in Trastevere hosts the first mural of the second edition of the urban project born to reclaim the value of urban heritage. A different view of the city, of Trastevere and of health structures in Rome.
A fine project is unfolding in Rome at the moment under the curation of our partners at the Forgotten Project! The Nuovo Regina Margherita Hospital will be the spot for the first intervention of this urban art project, that was born to reclaim the value of urban heritage.
The Contemporary Art Museum of Rome MACRO houses the first exhibition devoted to the “Forgotten Project”. Forgotten… (THE EXHIBITION) will be on view from April 13th to May 15th inside the 9A wing of MACRO Testaccio.