Streets on Art https://streetsonart.com Sun, 03 Feb 2019 21:14:57 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.0.3 Look in Awe at the Awesome Art of Street Muralist Areúz https://streetsonart.com/look-in-awe-at-the-awesome-art-of-street-muralist-areuz/ Tue, 27 Feb 2018 09:27:01 +0000 https://streetsonart.com/?p=5427 Here is an artist who believes in the power of the people. He believes in the power of community to change their own standard of living, and in the power of the collective to transform the world into a better place. What he doesn’t believe in is governments, which he views as essentially corrupt, stating that […]

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Street Artist Ekundayo turns his Dark Past into Vibrant Murals https://streetsonart.com/street-artist-ekundayo-turns-his-dark-past-into-vibrant-murals/ Tue, 20 Feb 2018 10:20:34 +0000 https://streetsonart.com/?p=5411 Ekundayo was born in Hawaii in 1983. When he was still just a little boy, his parents split up and his father smuggled him out of the state. For years, his mother searched in vain for him. When Ekundayo was 11, his father passed away from lung cancer, leaving the young boy to live with […]

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An Ordinary School with an Extraordinary Street Art Mural https://streetsonart.com/an-ordinary-school-with-an-extraordinary-street-art-mural/ Wed, 25 Jan 2017 17:17:38 +0000 https://streetsonart.com/?p=5404 Ryane Abdelmouhcine, headmaster of the college Tariq Ben Ziad, decided to inspire his students to be more creative, so he invited two French street artists, POES and JO BER to create a large-scale mural at the school. The two artist flew all the way from France to Marrakech in Morocco in order to start work on […]

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Soika or Sicko? One Street Artist’s Fascination with Discomfort https://streetsonart.com/soika-or-sicko-one-street-artists-fascination-with-discomfort/ Sat, 21 Jan 2017 07:58:33 +0000 https://streetsonart.com/?p=5397 Soika the Vomiter, also known as Soika John McVomter, is a Filipino who is based in Cebu. While Cebu might seem like a tropical paradise to outsiders, there are many locals who know only too well that beneath the touristy veneer lie a lot of slum areas. And in these slum areas… Art. Street art […]

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These Street Art Murals will Drive You Wild https://streetsonart.com/these-street-art-murals-will-drive-you-wild/ Wed, 11 Jan 2017 16:32:25 +0000 https://streetsonart.com/?p=5377 Wild Drawing is a street artist who was born in Bali, Indonesia, but is now based in Athens, Greece. His love of painting murals has taken him all over the world, however, to places like Sweden, England, Malta, Germany, France and Finland. Some of his paintings are created in urban settings such as warehouse districts […]

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Meet Four Fantastic Japanese Graffiti Artists https://streetsonart.com/meet-four-fantastic-japanese-graffiti-artists/ Thu, 12 Mar 2015 20:11:19 +0000 http://streetsonart.com/?p=5337 Director Shinsuke Tatsukawa introduces us to four influential Japanese street artists; ESOW, AIKO, and the duo KAMI & SASU (aka HITOTZUKI). Each of the artists have their own individual design style, based on the emotions that they would like to express to the world. For some of the graffiti artists, it’s not about communicating with people through their […]

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Watch Bordalo II Turn Junk into a Street Art Chameleon https://streetsonart.com/watch-bordalo-ii-turn-junk-into-a-street-art-chameleon/ Wed, 11 Mar 2015 08:53:19 +0000 http://streetsonart.com/?p=5331 Portuguese street artist Bordalo II has moved out of the realm of 2D street art and into the world of 3D sculptural graffiti. He recycles the unwanted remnants of human activity, ie, the rubbish that people discard from their homes and workplaces. Each piece of junk that finds its way into Bordalo’s art has its […]

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Lelin Alves’ Graffiti Art puts Personalities into Perspective https://streetsonart.com/lelin-alves-graffiti-art-puts-personalities-into-perspective/ Tue, 10 Mar 2015 12:33:23 +0000 http://streetsonart.com/?p=5318 Brazilian graffiti artist Lelin Alves travels throughout South America, covering urban walls with his large scale personality portraits. Alves paints his portraits in his unique caricature style; building facial expressions and shapes out of wild angles and bizarre perspectives. By exaggerating some areas of his subject’s faces and minimising others, Alves draws the viewers eyes to […]

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Belin’s Funny Photo Realistic Graffiti Murals bring Humor to the Streets https://streetsonart.com/belins-funny-photo-realistic-graffiti-murals-brings-humor-to-the-streets/ Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:23:33 +0000 http://streetsonart.com/?p=5301 Spanish artist Belin works on canvas, paper, and the walls of urban environments. His city-based street art combines photorealism with caricature art. The result is that Belin’s street art murals are a funny reflection of real people. Some of his graffiti characters are involved in real-world situations such as posing for a picture at a […]

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These Children Grew Up to Become Street Art Murals https://streetsonart.com/these-children-grew-up-to-become-street-art-murals/ Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:40:23 +0000 http://streetsonart.com/?p=5285 Street artist Julien Mallard (AKA Seth) travels the world painting graffiti murals of children. His characters are inspired by the country he’s creating in, and his style is inspired by children’s book illustrations. Seth’s graffiti kids wear the traditional clothing of their country or are posed writing in their home language; a reflection of the […]

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