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
9 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
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
Said Dokins and Leonardo Luna present some amazing works with light calligraphy on their last trip to the Netherlands. Said used the luminic tools he has created to perform a series of calligraphic actions around public spaces, while Leonardo Luna’s lens was capturing them.
In words of Said Dokins: ‘Heliographies of Memory is a long-term project that explores diverse social and historical relations that define specific places and, at the same time, resignify the sites within contemporary imaginaries, such as displaced memories encrypted in the flow and transit, a Non-place.
Said Dokins has just finished his last work in Munich for MUCA and we had the opportunity to see the process of it. The Giant Façade in the exterior of the Museum belongs to a power plant and it has a 1000 square meters wall which makes it the largest painting in the city.
Talented calligraphy street artist Said Dokins recently attended the Festival Letrástica 2017. The Festival took place on April 27rd till 30th in Guadalajara México and was dedicated to, as the name says, to Lettering and he could have not missed it.
Said Dokins has been quite busy last month visiting France and Ecuador for his latest creations. Just as we were trying to grasp his last amazing wall with MonkeyBird crew, here are the two latest works.
Our friend Said Dokins started a European Tour! Here you can find some photos of the European tour in places such as IBUG Festival, in Limbach (Germany) with the work “The Hidden Text”, Oberfrona and at OpenSpaceGallery
Said Dokins has shared with us a mural that contributes in honoring women’s social struggle. Said made this wall in the city of Coachella, California, for the “Coachella Walls” Festival, with the support of Med Sobio (33 Third Media) & Date Farmers.