Tag: Street

Photography

30 Beautiful Examples of Urban Photography

Photography has always been a medium to artistically express one’s emotion and state of mind. With the popularity of photo-sharing apps like Instagram and the rise of #iPhoneography, a lot of people with artistic eyes are now able to showcase their talent in ways that they couldn’t do before. And one of the most popular…

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Illustrations

15 Striking Map Portraits by Ed Fairburn

Ed Fairburn is an illustration graduate whose work is mostly figurative. He paints, draws, and constructs using a flexible range of tangible media across a wide range of surfaces and contexts. By utilizing patchwork of roads, rivers, and trains, Ed creates outstanding portraits on printed maps. He colors street grids with meticulous ink, or pencil crosshatching, smoothly blending macroscopic terrain…

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Video

10 Speed Painting Videos That Will Blow Your Mind

Awe inspiring talent takes the world by storm in the artistic realm of speed painting. The vision of an artist is transformed magically right before your eyes in minutes. Masterpieces that send jaws dropping and emanate sounds of surprise and delight as an artist takes to their canvas. Spectators gather in endless numbers to watch…

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Photography

Feast for the Eyes: 40 Visually Stimulating Street Artworks

Most people assosiate street art with graffiti and vandalism. But in reality, it can be a lot of things. Technically speaking, street art is visual art created in public locations. It can be a stencil, chalk art, mural, graffiti, wheatpaste poster, street installation, or sculpture. The artists behind these pieces choose the streets to serve as their art gallery. Street artists tend…

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Artists

40 Incredible Graffiti Drawings by Banksy

Banksy is an England-based graffiti artist, political activist, film director, and painter. His eye-opening street art combines irreverent dark humour with graffiti done in a distinctive stencilling technique. Such artistic works of political and social commentary have been featured on streets, walls, and bridges of cities throughout the world. Most people say graffiti is ugly, disruptive, pointless,…

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Artists

Graffiti Birds by Brazilian Artist L7M

L7m, was born in the countryside of São Paulo, in 1988. Since his childhood he had a strong magnetic pull to art. Testing out his talent in numerous contests, L7m won many awards. When he turned 13, L7m discovered the wonderful world of graffiti. Headed in a new direction, he began to experiment with new techniques and mixtures…

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Artists

Art on the Edge: Unbelievable Street Art Illusions

Art on the edge Street art has always fascinated me. There is an intense beauty in art that is unmotivated by success or social advancement and recognition. Now tagging your pseudonym on a wall of a house or statue can hardly be called art, this is more of an act of pointless vandalism than anything…

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Artists

Outstanding Street Graffiti by Przemek Blejzyk

Graffiti is often seen as having become intertwined with hip hop culture and the myriad international styles derived from New York City Subway graffiti. Unrelated to hip-hop graffiti, gangs use their own form of graffiti to mark territory or to serve as an indicator of gang-related activities. Controversies that surround graffiti continue to create disagreement amongst city…

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