If you want to visualize a black hole, you just need to have a look at the cosmos series of iZZY iZVNE, a Moldovan street artist. Born in Chisinau, Moldova, this street artist chooses to hide her real name for reasons best known to her. So fascinating is her street art that she has been …
Here’s one artist whose works reflect his fight against excessive consumerism and the resulting environmental pollution in the form of waste. He’s Bordalo II. Going by the dictum ‘One man’s trash is another man’s treasure’, he creates art from trash.
A gigantic fire-breathing dragon making its way down the street? The stuff of children’s folklore, you’d say. Well, François Delarozière, the founder of La Machine has made this possible by roping in artists, technicians and theatre designers for building theater objects, that include this dragon.
If you’ve seen salami being sliced, you’d immediately relate it with the art of Stefan Thelen or mr.super_a, as he identifies himself on his Instagram page. This freelance artist based in Goes, The Netherlands, who calls himself Super A, relies on traditional painting techniques to create works that ask more than they tell.
By the looks of his 3D street paintings, Pierrot, a French street artist, seems to revel not only in creating a variety of frightening and creepy animals and creatures, but also in painting people, including himself, in macabre settings. His mind-blowing, large-scale 3D illusions are both unsettling and fascinating.
You must’ve seen pixilated art in various forms, but Johan Karlgren, a Swedish conceptual and urban street artist, who also goes by the name of Pappas Pärlor, has stepped it up by turning pixilated art into interactive street art. By doing so, he aims to make his surroundings more fun.
His art consists of nothing but fat colorful blobs and other shaded shapes and forms. But one look at them and you’re totally swept off your feet. Meet Jan Kaláb, a Czech born in 1978, who became a graffiti artist when graffiti was literally unknown in his country. He became a pioneer in this field …
This street artist, graphist and musician, who goes by the name EFIX, has certainly taken upon himself to literally ‘fix’ the ugly cityscape, like broken pipes, cracks in the walls, etc. not merely by tools and implements, but by drawing humorous cartoons and illustrations.
Street artists never fail to surprise with their own unique styles. So, it comes as no surprise that the artist duo Fabian Florin, popularly known as Bane, and Yiannis Hadjipanayis, known as Pest, display a uniqueness that is not found anywhere else.
Ever heard of anamorphic street art? What does anamorphic mean anyway? Well, according to the dictionary, it means producing or marked by intentional distortion of an image. And what about the street art that is anamorphic?
Usually, it’s the incredible architecture of buildings, both present-day and historical, that takes our breath away. But, the scene seems to be shifting, as some street artists and muralists have taken it on themselves to deck up the buildings in delightful murals that are both fun and thought-provoking.