The first piece of this year’s FAME Festival, from Conor Harrington. FAME, run by Studiocromie, brings a dozen street artists to the small southern Italian town of Grottaglie for an extended stay over the summer. The artists work with local artisans to create pottery (the local trade) and prints.
See highlights from last year’s show here.
artist: Conor Harrington
location: Grottaglie, Italy
Shark Toof recently hit NYC and Philadelphia, and his work is getting bigger and better. The top two images are from Philadelphia; Shark Toof says:
“Measuring 10 feet by 25 feet, painted in pouring Philly rain with old house paint, dried out brushes, a cup of water, a hard hat to keep the rain out of my eyes, and a trash bag over me to keep me dry…total time. 4 1/2 hours to completion…Thank You Philly.”
The bottom image is from Venice, California; the shark is 4ft X 8ft, and the waves are hand painted.
See older work by Shark Toof here
artist: Shark Toof
location: Philadelphia & Venice Beach, CA
beautiful, haunting stuff from Roa which seems so at home in abandoned buildings
see older stuff from Roa here
location: ghent, belgium
pc: kriebel – thanks!
Chase completely decked out this dumpster with his ‘awareness geezers’ and other inspirational messages. check out his blog for some new murals in Venice
see older posts about chase here
location: la brea & santa monica, west hollywood
jana and js, part of the WCA collective, create wonderful figures who are often taking photos of the observer – street art photography of street art photography
artists: jana und js
location: paris & madrid
location: brasilia, brazil
note – second image is a collaboration with Mello
Am I sitting in a tin can
Far above the world
Planet earth is blue
And there’s nothing I can do…”
samson & delilah:
“…she tied you to her kitchen chair
she broke your throne and she cut your hair …”
artists: SAO! & others as part of the 6EMEIA urban beautification project
location: sao paolo, brazil