THE TÀPIA COLLECTIVE EXHIBITION – BARCELONA

The Tapia collective exhibition. On November 16, B-Murals inaugurated TÀPIA, a collective exhibition of 24 urban artists referring to neo-muralism and the most ground-breaking and contemporary figurativism. Commissioned by Axel Void, this meeting has brought together a group of artists who, focusing on motifs such as everyday life and the irony resulting from the human…

New Mural by INTI in Chile

New Mural by INTI in Chile “INSURRECT SPRING” October 2019, Santiago de CHILE ‘As I began this artwork in collaboration with @galerialira, the biggest social mobilisation in Chilean history was brewing throughout the country. Both the title and the elements that dress the female figure changed according to the pulse of chaos and civil disobedience…

Michael Harker – icons of street art – the big mural book

I love Michael Harker’s latest book, “the big mural book” and would recommend that every serious urban art lover should get themselves a copy. Below is a bit of information about the writer and some photos from the book. If you want to purchase it just click on the link at the end of the…

Samsung KX Presents | #NotAGallery with My Dog Sighs

This Saturday 23rd November at Samsung KX, #NotAGallery presents an exclusive look into the British artist, My Dog Sighs – his creative process, a live artistic performance on the Galaxy Graffiti Screenmax Experience by the artist himself, a small curated exhibition of his work, followed by a short Q&A session. Guests can enjoy a free drink on…

Interview with Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada

Jorge Rodríguez-Gerada is a Cuban-American Contemporary Artist who predominantly creates his work in urban spaces on a large scale.  I was delighted to interview him recently as i am a long standing fan of his. Hi Jorge. Where are you from? I was born in Santa Clara Cuba but was raised in the US. I…

PICHIAVO first mural in Barcelona

PICHIAVO realised their first mural intervention in Barcelona this summer, in the student residence Livensa Living Barcelona. This project from Temprano Capital Partners was curated by Rebobinart. For the first part of the project, in June, the artists intervened the 25m² high facade painting the Greek goddess Athena, a symbol for women empowerment, knowledge and…

10 Books about street art you must read!

Here’s a selection of books about street art and graffiti you absolutely need to read. World Atlas of Street Art and Graffiti by Rafael Schacter and John Fekner From Steve Powers (Espo) in New York to Kid Zoom in Australia, taking in Banksy’s London, Paris as transfigured by Honet and OX, and the murals of…

History of Street Art

Introduction The art history seems to be unique flourish from one style to another. When it comes to their beginnings, one is often taken aback and start to reflect on the artwork. Street artwork began to experience tremendous evolution into interdisciplinary forms of various artistic expressions. One can’t fail to appreciate the graffiti, stencil, murals,…

The Graffiti Castle

Perhaps, the last thing you may think of when imagining a 13th century castle is loud and colourful graffiti… However, that’s exactly what Kelburn Castle showcases. In 2007, Kelburn Castle discovered that the castle wall’s rendering would soon need to be replaced as part of an ongoing restoration project, and an idea to use the…

10 Examples of Miami’s Vibrant Street Art Culture

Miami is a vibrant and multicultural city that’s rapidly establishing itself as a center of the contemporary art world. The annual Art Basel Miami Beach draws famous artists and newcomers from all over the Western world. Many of them blessed the city with examples of their trademark street art and murals. If you only have…

Artrium, The largest artwork in the centre of Moscow

For the first time in their careers’ Shepard Fairey, Felipe Pantone, Tristan Eaton, Ben Eine, PichiAvo, Okuda San Miguel, Pokras Lampas, Faith47, WK Interact, Faust, Haculla were challenged to create on the façade of the same building. Over the course of 4 months, the walls of Moscow’s Atrium Mall were transformed into a sprawling canvas…