Urban Street Art – El Mac

Mac & Retna – Los Angeles

You may have seen some of El Mac’s magnificently detailed murals in Alice’s post a few months back. Painting graffiti since the mid 90’s, he has gained increasing notoriety over the years. Here are some more of his awesome works to add to our collection.

“I just really love to make art…to create…it's very satisfying. Pushing around colors to make images that communicate something to other people. It feels like I'm doing something important, like I'm fulfilling some kind of duty. I feel like making art is some way of rising above basic instincts towards survival and reproduction, and trying to connect with the spiritual.” -El Mac

Mac & Jher – Denver

Mac – Copenhagen

Mac & Ret – Milan

Mac & Dave Choe – Denver

Kofie & Mac – Phoenix

Estevan, Mac & Retna – Los Angeles

Mac, Retna, Revok & Saber – Brooklyn

Mac – Phoenix

Mac & Ret – Milan

Mac & Retna – Miami

December 6, 2016

Over 25,000 Paper Flowers Transform Room Into Colorful Art Experience

More than 25,000 colorful paper flowers spiral around a 6-meter atrium at the shopping mall of Omotesando in Tokyo. The visually stimulating scene is part of Emmanuelle Moureaux‘s newest installation, Color Mixing. The French-born, Tokyo-based architect created the vibrant work as part of NSK’s 100th anniversary exhibition, Setting the Future in Motion. NSK is a leading manufacturer of bearings, and the artist made good use of their capabilities in her work.

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December 6, 2016

Artist Creates Beautiful Henna Crowns for Free for Cancer Patients

Like many body art studios, Seattle-based henna company Sarahenna helps people celebrate special occasions. From wedding looks to embellished baby bumps, the talented team—led by founder Sarah Walters—helps clients mark major milestones with their artistic practice. What sets Sarahenna apart from the rest, however, is their dedication to helping others. In particular, they offer “henna crowns” to women who have experienced hair loss due to chemotherapy.

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