Before I Die. 2011New Orleans, LA Interactive public art project that invites people to share their personal aspirations in public space.
After losing someone she loved and falling into depression, Chang created this experiment on an abandoned house in her neighborhood to create an anonymous place to help restore perspective and share intimately with her neighbors while remaining an introvert. Meant as a singular experiment, the project gained global attention and thanks to passionate people around the world, over 500 Before I Die walls have been created in over 70 countries, including Kazakhstan, Iraq, Haiti, China, Ukraine, Portugal, Japan, Denmark, Argentina, and South Africa. The Before I Die book is a celebration of these walls and the stories behind them. Follow the latest Before I Die walls and responses on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.
50.jpeg (JPEG Image, 450x600 pixels) 20 awesome examples of street art. Artist Silvia Pelissero - watercolor paintings. 20 Most Famous Paintings of All Time. Ric stultz 2011. Painting Intoxicated at 100 MPH. It's almost as if Alexandra Pacula paints what she sees while driving drunk at 100 mph.
"My work investigates a world of visual intoxication; it captures moments of enchantment, which are associated with urban nightlife," says the New York-based artist born in Poland. "I am fascinated by the ambiance of the city at night and its seductive qualities. The breathtaking turbulence of speeding vehicles and hasty pedestrians evoke feelings of wonder and disorientation.