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Artist Interview: Blek Le Rat

Blek Le Rat in Paris

Blek Le Rat (born Xavier Prou) has been painting on walls longer than most reading this article have been alive. He’s influenced generations of graffiti writers, street/urban artists, and vandals all around the world. He studied fine art and architecture at Beaux-Arts in Paris, but the the confines of a studio or classroom... | Read More

“Wandering community” by David De La Mano in Montevideo, Uruguay

David De La Mano just finished working on another signature street art mural in the district of La Blanqueada on the streets of Montevideo in Uruguay.

Entitled “Wandering community / Comunidad errante”, David De La Mano spent a few days working on this black and white piece showing a myriad of his trademark characters walking towards an unknown goal. As usual with David,... | Read More

“Bright Future” by TwoOne in Melbourne

Japanese artist TwoOne is back in Melbourne from Berlin and recently completed a large mural in Richmond in a neighbourhood known for it’s Vietnamese influence…

The impressive fifty metre long piece took about five days to paint and features the water buffalo which is the national animal of Vietnam as well as the tiger which is the national animal of Myanmar. The piece was... | Read More

“Costanoans” by Pastel in California

Argentinean muralist Pastel just sent over some brand new images of his latest artwork which was recently completed somewhere on the streets of San Leandro in California.

Entitled “Costanoan”, the piece’s title targets a type Native American people from the Northern California coast. When Spanish explorers and missionaries arrived in the late 18th century, the... | Read More

“Swallow” by Ludo in Roubaix, France

Prolific French artist Ludo just returned from Northern France where he spent a few days working on what may be his largest piece to date on the streets of Roubaix.

Painting for the “La Condition Public Museum”, the Paris-based muralist brought to life this superb new piece entitled “Swallow”. 20 meters high by 36 meters wide, this artwork shows some of... | Read More

“Resurrection of Angels Part 2” by Fin DAC in Los Angeles

While the goal of most muralists is to create work in high traffic areas, internationally renowned urban artist Fin DAC prefers to send art seekers on a scavenger hunt to find secluded artworks. His Hidden Beauty series is a collection of murals that invites fans to explore uncharted territory for the chance to be rewarded with a glimpse of his rarest installations. These works span every... | Read More

Stinkfish & Empty Boy collaborate in Medellín, Colombia

Stinkfish just returned from the city of Medellin in Colombia where he teamed up with his buddy Empty Boy to create this brand new piece of work.

The Colombian all-star duo quickly worked their way through this signature piece blending together Empty Boy’s detailed stencil-based work with Stinkfish’s super vibrant colors and patterns. As usual with these two, the result... | Read More

“This is not Make Up” by Elian in Buenos Aires

Our friend Elian just sent us some images from a brand new piece that just popped up on the streets of Buenos Aires in Argentina for the first edition of the Festival Trama.

This piece was painted next to a garbage dump on the facade of an old iron factory. Elian’s main idea was to respect the brick and metal background with it’s textures, previous interventions and damage;... | Read More

Artist Interview: Beau Stanton

SoCal native and now Red Hook, Brooklyn resident Beau Stanton has been traveling the world sharing his nautical themes on giant walls for the past ten years.  A staple in the NYC street art scene, Beau is now heading off to Los Angeles to prepare for his largest solo show yet at Cory Helford Gallery where he will be creating an installation which will feature a plethora of different mediums... | Read More

Artist Interview: Beau Stanton

SoCal native and now Red Hook, Brooklyn resident Beau Stanton has been traveling the world sharing his nautical themes on giant walls for the past ten years.  A staple in the NYC street art scene, Beau is now heading off to Los Angeles to prepare for his largest solo show yet at Cory Helford Gallery where he will be creating an installation which will feature a plethora of different mediums... | Read More

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