Taquen & Sonja Ben for Contorno Urbano

On January 13, artists Taquen and Sonja Ben created a new intervention for the 12 + 1 project in Sant Vicenç dels Horts. The artists participated with their works “Hold” and “Castel Mind” respectively. This is the second year of this project based 14km outside of barcelona curated by urban art foundation Controno Urbano.Continue reading “Taquen & Sonja Ben for Contorno Urbano”

Run & Basik new mural in Florence

RUN and BASIK have completed a new mural located on the façade of a building in the district of Rovezzano, in Florence.

The artists spoke with the residents of the neighbourhood who expressed the desire for the artists to carry out an intervention with the subject of boxing. The reason for this being that close to the mural a new boxing gym will shortly be opened. Continue reading “Run & Basik new mural in Florence”

Desire Lines 2019

Street art, architecture and…horticulture combine in a new project that aims to challenge the predominance of large-scale muralism

Five international artists who specialise in producing site-specific and ephemeral outdoor artworks were recently invited to Oslo to participate in a new initiative for independent public artists – the first of its kind in the city.Continue reading “Desire Lines 2019”

Beauty of lines

I was lucky enough to catch the “Beauty of Lines” exhibition at Fundacio Foto Colectnia towards the end of last year just before it finished.

The show is curated from the private collection of Sondra Gilman and Celso Gonzales-Falia, which is based in New York and includes over 1500 original prints by some of the worlds photography greats from the 20th and 21st Centuries.Continue reading “Beauty of lines”

Greg Jager – Decostruzione Ricostruzione

“Decostruzione/Ricostruzione”

In Genoa, Greg Jager paints an anamorphic mural on a school, to find a new point of view.

Greg Jager has painted an anamorphosis mural in Certosa, Genoa. Certosa is the district of Genoa which has been most affected by the collapse of the Morandi bridge in 2018. This unimaginable tragedy saw 43 people lose their lives. The tragedy has also seen close to 600 people displaced from their homes.Continue reading “Greg Jager – Decostruzione Ricostruzione”