Tag Archives: street art

Arlin Graff and his nature inspired murals

Arlin Graff is a lover of abstraction. The Brazilian artist who is based in São Paulo produces work that mimics digital art. His artistic inspiration is drawn from his childhood memories. One of his oldest recollections is spending time in … Continue reading

The 2-mile mural of loco-motion

The 2-mile mural of loco-motion

Two miles of wall has been covered with murals by more than 50 different artists. The usually dull train track landscape has been transformed into bright expressions of motion – designed to be viewed from public transport. Frequent visitors… Benzikry, … Continue reading

Tom Bob and his whimsical street art pieces

Making his mark on New York City is street artist Tom Bob. He transforms normally unnoticed objects into artistic creations which brighten the city. Using everyday outdoor objects such as pipes and manhole covers, his pieces are creative and distinctive. … Continue reading

Recap: Gallery Without Walls Project One

The launch night of Gallery Without Walls Project One took place on the 31st March 2017 at the Leicester Creative Business Depot with the fantastic artwork of DMU students being displayed at numerous locations. Gallery Without Walls is a not … Continue reading

Andy Warhol’s illustrations of ‘The Little Red Hen’

Andy Warhol, an American artist, known to be a leading figure in the visual art movement which has become widely known as Pop Art. His work featured in hundreds of films, exhibitions and books since he began producing it. In … Continue reading

Pichi and Avo – the work of the Spanish street artists

Pichi and Avo are a duo of Spanish street artists who began collaborating in 2007. They are widely recognised for their ability to develop a relationship between art and sculpture. Their artwork brings a blend of surrealism and classic urban … Continue reading

Shepard Fairey and his new artwork ‘Peace and Justice’

Shepard Fairey is a well-known American Street Artist, graphic designer and illustrator. Born in Charleston, he began his art career in 1984. This was when he started to put his drawings on skateboards and T shirts. He is also the … Continue reading

Flower Bicycles will cycle the streets of São Paulo

So, flower bicycles which highlight stages in a plant’s life will cycle the streets of São Paulo, Brazil. It is a celebration of nature and Japanese Diaspora. The single largest Japanese diaspora in any city is in São Paulo. Found in … Continue reading

Ant Carver floods the streets with a new technique

So, Ant Carver, is a street artist who is flooding the streets with a new technique, creating stunning murals. Ant is a London – based artist, who combines graffiti techniques with detailed oil painting. The effects are amazing! His technique … Continue reading

Portugals’ Gang of Graffitiing Grandparents

Yep, that’s right! Here you will meet Portugals’ Gang of Graffitiing Grandparents who have gone viral! They are a small group of retirees who have become virally known as ‘Graffiti Grandmas’. They are members of an arts education group for … Continue reading