In case you've missed the big news: a few weeks ago, the mysterious street art legend Banksy unveiled his brand new piece in Dover, UK - located next to the busy A20 motorway on York Street. This mural is one of Banksy’s largest artworks to date and shows a massive European flag with a stenciled worker removing one of the European flag’s 12 stars. [ 67 more words ]
Italian artist Luca Ledda just finished working on his two new murals created for a project called “Latinta Mural”, which is an art residency developed inside the favelas of ”Serra Dourada” and “Inhanguetà” in the city of Vitoria, Espirito Santo, Brazil. Luca stated that the goal of the project is to involve the people of the district to approach art in a different way. [ 32 more words ]
Murdoc is a talented Sydney-based artist who focuses mainly on stencil street art. He kindly answered my questions regarding his street art journey and shared his exciting future plans with Street Art Rat. Enjoy the interview! Where were you born and how did you start doing graffiti/street art? I was born in Australia and spent most my life living in Sydney. [ 591 more words ]
First art sculpture by Igor Dobrowolski titled "Human Failure" - caused by the development of artificial intelligence.
Check out Igor's interview for Street Art Rat here: https://streetartrat.com/2017/03/16/meet-igor-dobrowolski/
SCULPTURE MAKING VIDEO 1300 working hours by https://www.facebook.com/igor.dobrowolski.5/
Human Failure Artist at work This is my first video that I made in my ...life, presenting the making of my first art sculpture. Artistic sculpture present "Human Failure" caused by the development of artificial intelligence (AI) and technology, people lack the ability to function without technology. Merging humans with technology and AI.
The cubes on the work represent the inorganic shapes that connect with the human.
The inscription on the "Painting" (bas relief) questions: "When your humanity ends? But what humanity is?
I made this sculpture with my "family" in about 1300 hours
MUSIC: Mazzy Star - into dust
Copyright: Capitol Records,
Hope Sandoval (lyrics)
David Roback (music)
"Upadek człowieka" to pierwszy film który zrobiłem w życiu, przedstawia proces wykonywania mojej pierwszej rzeźby. Praca symbolizuje "Ludzki upadek" spowodowany rozwojem sztucznej inteligencji (AI) i technologii.
Napisy : "Kiedy kończy się twoje człowieczeństwo?" "A co to jest człowieczeństwo?"
Sześciany w dolnej części pracy reprezentują nieorganiczne kształty, które łączą się z człowiekiem.
Wykonywanie tej pracy zajęło nam 1300 godzin
New mural by Argentinian artist Francisco Diaz aka Pastel covering a wall of a public ‘Trosterud Skole’ school in Oslo, Norway. The piece is featuring his signature floral imagery. Have a nice day!
Amazing mural by Conor Harrington seen on Tullinsgade street in Copenhagen. His mural is depicting two men fighting one another, their clothes suggest they belong to the Renaissance period. I am currently here in Copenhagen, more street art from this beautiful city is coming soon, as well as more regular posts. Have a nice day and thanks for visiting Street Art Rat!
New mural "Robot Story" by Ukrainian artist Chzz created at a technical children’s school in Pryluky, Ukraine. His main idea was to show in parallel a technical and fantasy world. Check out his unique technique in the video below. Have a nice day!
Shepard Fairey aka Obey Giant just completed his new piece entitled “Peace & Justice” at the Seoul Arts Center in South Korea. The mural was painted at the Hangaram Art Museum where the American street artist currently has an exhibition named “Peace & Justice Seoul” which will be on display until the end of April. Have a peaceful day!
KAS is a talented Portuguese street artist born in Porto who currently lives and works in Brussels, Belgium. His passion for art began at a young age. His father - also a painter - had big influence on him. KAS started painting classic graffiti lettering in the streets of Porto in 1999, he is a self-made artist, but he has learned informally from some of the greatest graffiti artists in Portugal. [ 431 more words ]
Argentinean street artist Ever Siempre just finished working on his latest large scale mural titled "Brothers" in the La Boca neighborhood in Buenos Aires. On his Facebook page, Ever shared the story behind his mural: "The neighborhood of “La boca” is born in the margin of Riachuelo, Buenos Aires. This neighborhood has the highest percentage of poverty of the city, also “La Boca” is the neighborhood with the highest percentage of renters in the Capital Federal, due to these social conditions there are also several community kitchens in the neighborhood where grandmothers and mothers takes care of children of other fathers and mothers. [ 129 more words ]
Random street art that I came across while visiting last week's Salone del Mobile (Milan Design Week) in Milan, Italy. The first mural is by Brooklyn based artist and illustrator Kevin Lyons who painted a wall at the Ikea Festival in Milan's Lambrate District. Enjoy the gallery!
Mural by Belgian artist Joachim in Heist-op-den-Berg, Belgium! The exact location is Industriepark A 43, 2220 Heist-op-den-Berg. Check out his recent Collaboration with NILS. Thank you for visiting Street Art Rat!
Amazing collaborative piece in the Merksem neighborhood of Antwerp, Belgium by Belgian artist Joachim and Richmond (CA) based artist NILS. The newly formed duo brainstormed for a couple days in order to come up with a concept that would blend their styles and techniques. In the end, they both managed to convey their asthetics and feelings in as equal a way as possible, without diluting the other.
Brand new 3D piece by German artist Case Ma'Claim in Berlin! The mural is titled "The Paper Game" and it can be found in an abandoned 5 story tall former Bank building called THE HAUS. Hundreds of artist were involved in painting all the rooms of The Haus, this unique building will be living for 2 months before getting destroyed! [ 55 more words ]
Murals by São Paulo-based artist and illustrator Alex Senna featuring his signature innocent characters that bring some sort of softness to the streets of São Paulo. Have a beautiful day!