Street Art

Nelio - Mexico, 2017

Nelio

Continuously spurred by a steadfast desire for creative growth and media experimentation, Nelio is regularly counted amongst the finest French multidisciplinary artists working today. He is also viewed as one of his nation’s brightest young stars of contemporary art. Over the course of the last two decades, Nelio built himself artistically by...

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Nomen - portrait photo by Francisco Seco, El Pais Journal

Nomen

Nomen was born in Luanda, Angola, in 1974. He is a Portuguese visual artist who became known by painting graffiti and who is also the pioneer of this art in Portugal. Moreover, Nomen is a self-taught artist and his artistic universe has been gaining ground in...

Double Trouble Crew portrait

Double Trouble

Double Trouble Crew is a group of Portuguese graffiti artists composed by: Nomen, Ram, and Utopia. This crew came to life in 2015, and it was due to the fact of the many years these artists spent together painting walls across Portugal. The aim of this crew...

Theo Lopez - portrait

Theo Lopez

Theo Lopez has invested very early in an artistic approach. In 2008, his meeting with the 9ème Concept artist collective encouraged him to take a decisive pictorial turn. Surrounded by established artists and driven by a growing curiosity through his...

Carl Kenz - portrait, photo LeMarque

Carl Kenz

141.6 miles away from the sun, Carl Kenz saw the light of the universe. According to Kenz, life on Mars had nothing to do with the god of war. On the contrary, it was a wonderful life – organic, colorful, real. But one day, Kenz found himself quite...

Daniel Melim artist portrait

Daniel Melim

Daniel Melim is a Brazilian artist born in 1979 in São Bernardo do Campo, São Paulo. Melim’s studio is in São Bernardo do Campo, the industrial city close to São Paulo in which he was born, and which is also the birthplace of the Brazilian labor...

Phil Akashi artist portrait

Phil Akashi

Born in 1978 in Brussels, Phil Akashi is a multi-award winning artist based in Brussels, Hong Kong and La Garde-Freinet, France. Phil Akashi carved out a unique visual language using the aesthetics of Asian languages with a cross-cultural and conceptual...

Beast - street art in London, 2015

Beast

Beast is the pseudonym for an anonymous Italy-based street artist. He has been very active on the streets of Europe and United States since 2009, with a focus on stencils at first and nowadays creating digital collages aiming to highlight political and social...

MP5

MP5 is an Italian artist widely known for her large and incisive black and white murals which give shape to contemporary myths that underlie a critical and politically engaged vision of reality and that blend into the ground, creating a small 3D effect. MP5...

Richard Hambleton

The context and the roots of street art are much clearer when the work of Richard Hambleton comes in sight despite the fact the artist himself categorized his production as public art. The way he articulated his personal urban experience was always a direct...

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CHAZME

Daniel Kalinski aka CHAZME or CHAZME 718 is a Polish painter, illustrator, architect, and street artist born in 1980 in Laufen, Switzerland. In 2008, the artist graduated in Architecture and Urbanism from the University of Technology in Warsaw. His street...

TWOONE - Photo of the artist - Image courtesy of TWOONE

TWOONE

TWOONE is a hungry animal. This is the way every single article by or about the artist TWOONE begins and it excellently describes the creative nature of this installation and street artist. This is down to the fact he often portrays animal-headed human bodied...

AVone

One of the leading figures in contemporary Pop Art, AVone, aka Anthony Vasquez, is a widely acclaimed American street artist. Quite versatile, he is more than capable of working in various different media, including collage, graffiti, murals, and prints....

Mr. Prvrt portrait - Photo by drewinchicago

Mr. Prvrt

Mr. Prvrt is an American street artist, best known for his stencils and murals where he manages to fuse together the diverse wildlife and the urban environment. Born in Albany, Upstate New York, Mr. Prvrt was raised on a family farm, surrounded by animals and...

Tavar Zawacki portrait

Tavar Zawacki

Tavar Zawacki, also known as Above, is a Berlin-based international contemporary artist who is primarily interested in creating street art. He is known to work in a multitude of different mediums, with a rare constant being the fact he is fond of using...

Andrew Antonaccio - Untitled mural (2Alas) - Image via wynwoodtourguidecom

Andrew Antonaccio

Andrew Antonaccio has become a strong force for urban art in Miami in recent years, the fame that resulted primarily from his collaborations with Filio Galvez, a fellow street artist. The two work together under the banner of 2Alas. Andrew Antonaccio is...

El Gato Chimney - La Casa Della Polvere

El Gato Chimney

El Gato Chimney is an Italian artist born in 1981, in Milan, a metropolis in Italy’s northern Lombardy region. He began his career as a self-taught artist, when he became interested in street art scene of his hometown. Street art is, along with...

Innerfields - Photo of the artists during an interview - Image courtesy of Innerfields

Innerfields

Jakob Tory Bardou, Holger Weißflog and Veit Tempich are three German street artists who cooperate under the banner of Innerfields, a widely recognized collaboration known for its members’ ability to create visually stunning murals. The three artists...

Judith Supine

Judith Supine is an American street, fine, and installation artist who has been active on the streets of New York since the mid-2000s. Supine captured people’s attention with his wheat-pastes and large-scale public interventions in the streets of Brooklyn....

Martin Bender - No 3, Litsa series, 2017 - Image courtesy of 30Works Gallery

Martin Bender

Martin Bender is a street artist with a distinguished fondness for gallery settings who specializes in painting stylistic portraits. Many of his portraits, like the ones he did of Chilly Gonzales and Grace Jones, are widely praised and recognized as one of...