Graffiti

Word to Mother - Photo of the artist - Image via arrestedmotioncom

Word To Mother

Word To Mother is a British urban author who combines many creative influences and translates them into uniquely stylized pieces of art. An illustrator and tattooist with a history of graffiti, this London-based artist draws his inspiration from a background in illustration practices that serves very well when WTM creates multi-layered paintings that...

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Zest

Zest is a pseudonym of Franck Noto, a French street artist whose talent and style established him as one of the leading graffiti authors of the entire street scene in France. Zest’s initial artworks used to be very figurative and realistic, embedded...

RYR - Photo of the artist - Image courtesy of RYR

RYR

Reuven Schockner, by far better known within the art scene by his pseudonym of RYR, is a German author who initially started out on the streets where he was honing his artistic skills through graffiti painting. Before long, he made a bold decision to move...

Deams

The search for different kind of relations between the forms, colors or realities led Deams on creating peculiar and new aesthetic interwoven with melancholy and tranquility. Namely, the artist constructs abstract narratives by carefully appropriating his...

Mr Penfold - portrait - photo by Chelone Wolf

Mr Penfold

Tim Greshman otherwise known as Mr Penfold works in a variety of fields and mediums, including painting, graphic design, screen printing, installations, and large-scale murals. His distinctive style is recognizable by a formulated set of conditions that he...

Inkie - Portrait

Inkie

Considered a part of Bristol’s graffiti heritage alongside Banksy, 3D, and Nick Walker, Inkie has become popular for combining art nouveau influences with an urban twist. Besides making street art, he also worked as a designer for renowned game companies...

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Lek

Lek is a French graffiti artist, a member of Da Mental Vaporz crew, who was lucky to live in Paris in the 80s, when the city cradled many graffiti artists. At the age of 16, Lek realizes that the streets in his neighborhood are covered with graffiti,...

Pemex - Graffiti - photo via bombingscience

Pemex

With Native American and Spaniard origin, Pemex proclaims as Mexican. The artist who is only 26 years of age, says he feels like 46. He has been doing graffiti for 9 years. It all started with him drawing girls’ names in 5th-6th grade for Valentines Day....

Klops - Portrait - photo via youtube

Klops

Klops is a graffiti artist who started painting in 2010. Inspired by the names he would see on walls all around him, he wondered who these artists were, and how they did this. It got him practicing straight letters and fillings on dead track spots before he...

Manuel di Rita PEETA - portrait

PEETA

Manuel di Rita, better known as Peeta, took on an endeavor to break the generic typographical form of letters, by stylizing them with shape and volume, rendering more than just their mere semantic function. His main inspiration is letters forming his own...

Saber at Opera Gallery - photo credits Arrested Motion

Saber

Ryan Weston Shook, known as Saber is an American fine artist, coming from a graffiti background. In 1997. when he was only 21, he created the world’s largest graffiti piece, nearly the size of a football field, on the bank of the LA River. It took him 35...

SUN 7 - Little Havana, Cafe A, Paris

SUN 7

Jonas Bournat a.k.a. SUN 7 is a French artist, famous for translating calligraphic imagery and techniques from street walls to fine arts. With his unique visual and pictorial language, he is able to question people’s reality, revive memories and make them...

Dourone and Elodieloll - portrait

Dourone

Fabio Lopez is a Spanish artist who goes by the name of Dourone . He came to art when he was just a little boy, going to the shop with his grandma, he would stop and look at graffiti in the streets of the little place of Alcorcon, in the suburbs of Madrid. He...

Anthea - Photo of the artist next to Kanal Karma, 2016- Image courtesy of the Addicted Art Gallery instagram antheamissy new jpg

Anthea Missy

Anthea Missy is a French-born self-taught street artist currently living in Brussels who started exploring painting full time in 2014 after she obtained a masters’ degree in business administration. Since then, she has been combining her two greatest...

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Jay One Ramier

Jay One Ramier is self-taught and multidisciplinary visual artist known as one of the pioneer graffiti artists in Paris and Europe. He mixes painting, street art, video installations and music. Ramier was one of the key figures in building the European...

NAR - Mural, 2014

NAR

Iakovos Volkov better known as NAR comes from Russia, but now is based in Greece. He considers himself an experimenter, rather than the street artist, and his method of combining and implementing anything that he finds in his surroundings, just confirms this...

Nunca - portrait in Los Angeles

Nunca

Francisco Silva aka NUNCA brings new light to the art of graffiti. His technique creates unique images, inspired by Brazilian history, the past, and culture. Born and raised in Brazil, this young artist finds most of his inspiration in the nation’s...

N.O. Madski

N.O. Madski has been painting for as long as he remembers. At school or at home, he found a new world to express in the artistic form. At the beginning of the nineties, as the hip-hop movement expanded and emerged in Germany, it opened a yet another door for...

Eric Mancini - Portrait

Eric Mancini

Eric Mancini is an American artist, whose work is recognizable for using patterns, but also for constant experimenting with different things, not letting to be limited to just one style. As someone who tries to show emotions to the viewers, through his...

Ronald Ventura - Photo of the artist

Ronald Ventura

Ronald Ventura is the most famous and successful Filipino contemporary artist known primarily for his multilayered works that stands for the miscellaneous national, historical, cultural and religious identity of the Philippines. Featuring a wide and complex...