Lost Places And Street Art In Wastelands

The prolific French photographer Jonk releases a third book presenting a new raw yet poetic series. It is in the heart of various abandoned places where the artist brings us once again. In «Wastelands», we discover several graffiti and murals in the middle of these sceneries left behind, sometimes even in ruins. «Wastelands invites the reader to travel in the ignored territories of free art.

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German Artist Takes Street Art To Another Level With His 34 ‘Sliced’ Animal

Instagram is truly the best artist’s business card and we should be thankful for the daily inspiration. In this talented artist’s Jayn’s case, there is even more to be grateful for as his amazing sketches turn ordinary buildings into cutting-edge artistry. This German designer and graffiti artist captured the attention of over 40k Instagrammers with his one-of-a-kind style.

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SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2018/11/german-artist-takes-street-art-to-another-level-with-his-34-sliced-animal/

These Inflatables Make It Look Like There’s A Sea Monster Attack In Philadelphia

Over at Philadelphia’s Navy Yard, street artists Filthy Luker and Pedro Estrellas have put up a huge installation that makes it appear as if a giant sea monster is trying to get out of a two-story warehouse. The piece, entitled Sea Monsters HERE, is the biggest inflatable sculpture made by the UK-based duo to date. It features colourful tentacles measuring 32 to 40 feet emerging from the...

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SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2018/10/these-inflatables-make-it-look-like-theres-a-sea-monster-attack-in-philadelphia/

Meet The Arist Filling Potholes With Mosaics Of NYC Vermin

If you recently saw a construction worker filling potholes around Manhattan and Brooklyn with mosaics and thought it was a bit off, you were right. This was Chicago-based artist Jim Bachor in disguise for his latest public art piece, “Vermin of New York.” For the past five years, Jim has been filling potholes in Chicago with mosaics of everything from flowers to trash, and after a successful...

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Striking Three-Dimensional Interventions by Mr. June Layer Geometric Paintings Onto Architectural Elements

Since 1985 David Louf, aka Mr. June, has been creating striking urban interventions, recently producing murals that layer three-dimensional effects onto architectural elements. Within the last year his vibrant geometric abstractions have challenged viewer’s perceptions in projects across the world. Whether he is painting a graffiti piece, working in his multi-disciplinary graphic design studio...

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SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2018/10/striking-three-dimensional-interventions-by-mr-june-layer-geometric-paintings-onto-architectural-elements/

Banksy Painting ‘Self-Destructs’ Moments After Being Sold In London

In a moment that caught the art world by surprise, Banksy’s Girl with Balloon self-destructed just as the final hammer signaled the end of an evening of auctions in London. The work sold for £1,042,000 ($1.4 million), tying the artist’s record at auction previously achieved in 2008. The framed work, spray paint and acrylic on canvas, mounted on board depicted a girl reaching out toward a bright...

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SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2018/10/banksy-painting-self-destructs-moments-after-being-sold-in-london/

Street Artists Transform Eindhoven’s Monumental Thomas Gall With Photorealistic Graffiti Art

On Friday 31st August, the completely renovated building Thomas in Eindhoven was opened exuberantly, so that after two months of renovation, the general public could finally see the metamorphosis with their own eyes. The crew behind this urban art is the amazing folks from Studio Giftig. They tireless worked at making a massive painting has been applied over the entire room with spray cans.

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SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2018/10/street-artists-transform-eindhovens-monumental-thomas-gall-with-photorealistic-graffiti-art/

Artist Jan Vormann Invites Playful Interaction By Patching Crumbling Walls With LEGO Bricks

Since 2007, Berlin-based artist Jan Vormann has used tens of thousands of LEGO bricks to patch crumbling holes in architectural structures around the world. His colorful bricks imitate the brick or cobblestone-constructed buildings he often “repairs,” however at a miniature scale. Some pieces have just a few dozen LEGOs incorporated into an installation, while others cover zig-zagging expanses...

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SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2018/10/artist-jan-vormann-invites-playful-interaction-by-patching-crumbling-walls-with-lego-bricks/