Four rusty water tanks in a derelict plot of land in Palermo painted by Alfredo Segatori. Alfredo, more affectionately known as Pelado, told BA Street Art he has called them ‘Totem tanks’ similar to the totem poles used by the Red Indians.
Art in the Streets, the first major exhibition in the U.S. about the history of graffiti and street art, opened at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) in Los Angeles this week. Artists include Banksy, Os Gemeos, Shepard Fairey, Invader, Swoon and others. Here are some of the best artworks by Banksy from the exhibition. Many thanks to B.Land for use of his fantastic photos.
It was Charlie Chaplin’s birthday this weekend. The legendary funny man and genius was born on 16th April 1889 and went on to become one of the world’s most famous actors. He was synonymous with the silent film era and for his masterful miming and slapstick comedy.