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If you happen to live in Ann Arbor, you may already be familiar with a sweet little resident there that seems to randomly pop up on the streets. His name is Sluggo and he’s the work of David Zinn.David Zinn has been creating original artwork in and around Ann Arbor since 1987.David has created posters, business logos, book illustrations, educational cartoons, museum signage, t-shirt designs, murals, greeting cards, environmental superheroes, corporate allegories and hand-painted dump trucks.His artwork has been reproduced in Canada, England, Scotland, South Korea, Japan, and Australia, and can also be found on the inside of dumpsters in Ann Arbor and the outside of buses in Anchorage.
Mar 17, 2012 In this crocheted masterpiece, artist Maga Sayeg yarn bombs an entire bus in Mexico City. Considered to be the mother of yarn bombing, Magda did her first solo exhibit in Rome at La Museo des Esposizione in the summer of 2010. She continues to lead community-based projects and works on commissions around the world with companies such as Absolut Vodka, Madewell, Insight 51, Mini Cooper, and Smart Car as well as participating in shows at Milan’s Triennale Design Museum, Le M.U.R. in Paris, and the National Gallery of Australia, among others.
Exceptional work from Italian street artist James Kalinda! You can find his art on the walls of abandoned buildings, sometimes together with Centina , an artist we recently featured. His paintings are quite dark, something that extends in James’ sculptures which contain animal skeletons.
Clet Abraham is a street artist based in Florence but comes originally from Brittany. He is has been living in Italy for more than 20 years now. He is famous with stickers that he uses on everyday street signs. The stickers resemble different and sometimes controversial things, such as Jesus on the cross and devils.
Целью любого рекламного щита является привлечение внимания максимального количества людей. Эти 33 билборда, несомненно, справились со своей задачей. Очень классная задумка!
By Vurdlak on September 9, 2009, with Open this image in full-size to see the creation process In spite there was another 3d chalk drawing article posted few days ago, when I found these two shots, they really looked somehow special. The artist behind “The Sink” is a person that goes under nickname mydogsighs .
In Chicago hat der Streetartist “Bored” die Straßen in einem fortlaufenden Projekt zu einen riesigen Real-Life Monopoly-Spiel umgestaltet. Überall in der Stadt wurden verschiedene Installationen dieser Art entdeckt, die Karten (Bild #3) wurden sogar täglich neu mit obskuren Mitteilungen versehen. Der Künstler selbst hat nur seinen Namen verraten, möchte jedoch anonym bleiben, weil man eigenen Aussagen zufolge mit der aktuell in Chicago existierenden Streetart-Szene nicht so besonders down sei und mal etwas anderes als Stencils und Posters machen wolle, etwas Dreidimensionales, zum Anfassen.
I couldn’t help but direct everyone to fellow public art loving blog Street Art Utopia as they have compiled a pretty decent list of the best street art of 2011. If you are just getting into the wonderful world of pasting, spraying or making the streets a more creative place, this list is a great place to start (short of Wall and Piece ). One of the best things about this genre is it’s diversity – you can decided what you find gimmicky/twee or meaningful and awe-inspiring.
Banksy is an England-based graffiti artist. His satirical street art and subversive epigrams combine irreverent dark humor with graffiti done in a distinctive stenciling technique. Such artistic works of political and social commentary have been featured on streets, walls, and bridges of cities throughout the world. ( source ) This entry was posted on Sunday, September 4th, 2011 at 10:59:44 AM and is filed under BLOG English , BLOG Japanese .