murals

street art

Essay: Hawaii Blossoms into a Paradise for Street Art | #50StatesofArt

Hawaiian muralist and graffito John "Prime" Hina talks about how he lives by the spray can to preserve his Polynesian heritage.
John "Prime" Hina
2.23.17
political art

37 Politicians Get a Mural Dedicated to Their Most Shameful Comments About Women

Artists Zoë Buckman and Natalie Frank collected shockingly ignorant quotes from Donald Trump, Bill Clinton and more, and put them on a wall for all to see.
Antwaun Sargent
2.19.17
Art

Lollipops and a Powerful Female Gaze Permeate These Colorful Painted Canvases

This month at POW! WOW! Hawaii, Detroit painter and muralist Michelle Tanguay is showing her latest oil painting series, ‘Girls&Sweets.'
DJ Pangburn
2.10.17
Art

Fantasy Murals by a Hawaiian Street Art Couple Imagine a Sustainable Future

Matthew and Roxanne Ortiz, a.k.a., Wooden Wave, return to this year’s POW! WOW! Hawaii mural festival.
DJ Pangburn
2.9.17
japan

How to Get a Legal Wall for a Mural

Here's how to get off your couch and make your art known.
Beckett Mufson
1.23.17
Art

Sky-High Murals Reveal Hidden Poetry After Dark

The key to these murals' transformations? Turning out the lights.
Diana Shi
12.25.16
Art

A Modern-Day Cubist Examines Warped Beauty in His Murals

Muralist deconstructs the human visage with street-wise surrealism.
Diana Shi
12.17.16
Art

Street Artist Turns Walls Into Melting Optical Illusions

Argentinian street artist Felipe Pantone splashes his psychedelic wallpapers on city walls.
Diana Shi
12.17.16
Art

New Chilean Mural Brings a Tower-Sized Message to the World

Italian street artist Millo urges, “Nevergiveup.”
Beverly Bryan
12.8.16
Art

Blind Contour and Live Painting Meet in LA | City of the Seekers

Davia King’s art is all about the human connection she makes with her subjects while painting live.
Tanja M. Laden
11.17.16
Art

A Public Art Initiative Brings Diversity to Cleveland’s Rail System

Cleveland gives commuters public art, encouraging egalitarian thinking in life and art.
Diana Shi
11.13.16
Art

South African Artist Breaks Cultural Barriers With Patterned Paintings

Esther Mahlangu creates special edition work in the fight against HIV/AIDS.
Supported by (BELVEDERE) RED
11.8.16