Maori mural by Niño de Cobre in Palermo

This mural featuring a Maori with his tongue sticking out was completed by Niño de Cobre earlier this month in Palermo Hollywood, Buenos Aires.

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Maori portrait by Niño de Cobre

Niño de Cobre is an Argentine street artist who specialises in painting realistic portraits.

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Tribal markings

The face of the man is decorated with ‘ta moko’ or Maori tattoos that often contains ancestral tribal messages specific to the wearer.

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Air New Zealand

The mural forms part of an advert for Air New Zealand and has a theme relating to the country and airline.

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The mural can be found on the corner of El Salvador and Humboldt.

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