Denver-based artist Thomas “Detour” Evans doesn't limit himself to one medium. Working on canvas, creating installations, and executing large-scale murals are all just part of his repertoire. As of late, he's been making a name for himself with his colorful public art which celebrates both everyday people from the community as well as famous figures.
On March 13, 2020, 26-year-old EMT Breonna Taylor was shot and killed in her home by police officers in Louisville,...
The elusive artist Banksy is back again with a coronavirus-themed installation in the London underground.
Portuguese street artist Vhils is paying tribute to his country's healthcare workers the best way he knows how—with a mural. In Porto, 10 members of the São João University Hospital Center's staff had their portraits chiseled into the wall by the acclaimed artist as a way to celebrate the contributions of Portugal's national healthcare workers. Though the mural has been in the works for over a year, the timing couldn't be better.
Over a week ago, Washington, D.C.
Ahead of Washington, D.C.
Around the world, street artists are using their skills to pay tribute to George Floyd. As Floyd's senseless death continues to fuel protests calling for an end to racism and police brutality, painted memorials for the 46-year-old have sprung up around the globe. These artists are picking up their spray cans and paintbrushes to lend their voices to the Black Lives Matter movement, often incorporating the names of other black victims of police violence.
In Minneapolis, five artists are using their skills to help ensure that George Floyd will not be forgotten.
French street artist Braga Last One transformed a mundane gas tank into a visual feast using just spray paint.
As anyone who is currently in quarantine knows, finding things to occupy your time is key. While many can work from home, what happens if your career revolves around creating public art? Banksy, arguably the world's most famous street artist, answered that question for us with his latest Instagram post. While Banksy's work has appeared everywhere from Israel's West Bank to Manhattan, this latest installation is a bit more intimate.
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With his new mural series, Undertones, Hawaiian street artist Sean Yoro combines monochrome hands and torsos with illusionistic strokes of...