Spanish street artist Pejac is known for his clever, masterful open-air artworks that often come with a social message. His latest work, located in Aberdeen, Scotland, is a clever take on the concept of a common household item. For his latest piece, aptly titled Welcome, Pejac painted hundreds of miniature people coming together to form a welcome mat.
A UK-based artist known as My Dog Sighs creates stunning murals that will make you look twice.
French street artist Levalet is known for his whimsical poster art scattered across Paris.
Giant Mural of Local Community Leader With a Symbolic Plant Promotes Equality and Inclusivity in Brazil
Towering high over Porto Alegre, Brazil, a community leader sees her face on the side of a government building. It's a momentous occasion for Bia Gonçalves, also known as Bia da Ilha. She hails from the peripheral neighborhood of Ilha da Pintada, an area with deep Afro-Brazilian roots, and she is a well-respected figure in the community.
Street artist JR has added his name to the growing list of artists who are showing their support for Ukraine.
As the war in Ukraine continues, more and more artists are using their creativity to call for peace.
Cracks on the pavement are a common sight in cities. And while most people choose to step around them, one artist is using these gaps as an opportunity for urban beautification. French artist Ememem—sometimes known as “the pavement surgeon”—fills street fractures with dazzling mosaic art, which transforms the decay into something beautiful. From large potholes to unsightly chips on a cobblestone path—Ememem fills all shapes of crevices with colorful designs.
While some artists like painting on canvases, others like David Zinn seek unexpected places to add art.
Artist Caledonia Curry, aka Swoon, is best known for her signature wheat paste and cut-paper installations.
From striking paintings on abandoned ships to murals celebrating Black culture and history, street artists have found unique and impressive ways to beautify their surroundings over the past year. We've searched our favorites to present the 10 best murals of 2021. This selection features incredible creative feats in America, Asia, and beyond.
Time and time again we see artists using their creative visions to bring awareness to important social issues.
In the rolling hills of Lima, Peru, colorful murals coat the sloping staircases that forge paths through the city’s diverse...