Havana is a great place to check out murals and graffiti with its colonial architecture and abandoned buildings providing a rich urban canvas. BA Street Art’s Matt Fox-Tucker was visiting Cuba this month and took these photos documenting the murals and artworks to be found around the capital. Continue reading →
Roa, PichiAvo, Defo, Jen Zie and Martin Ron finished new artworks at the North West Walls project on the site of the Rock Werchter music festival in Belgium. The project was curated by Belgian artist Arne Quinze setting the artists the challenge of painting three giant container towers.
Ernest Zacharevic has painted some beautiful murals in George Town, the state capital of Penang in Malaysia. The Lithuanian street artist visited Penang in 2012 and has been back and forth to paint more than a dozen murals as part of the Mirrors George Town project. Matt from BA Street Art was in Penang and discovered how George Town is now on the map as much for its street art as for its colonial architecture and being a World Heritage Site.
Wynwood Walls features murals by some of the best known street artists in the world and the best time to visit is the first week of December when hundreds of artists descend on the art district. Here are some of our favourite photos taken during Art Basel Miami week. Continue reading →
More than 100 artists took part in the IBUg Urban Culture Festivalin Zwickau, Germany. BA Street Art was there and we photographed some of the great new artworks inside and outside an abandoned iron factory. Street artists from Argentina at IBUg , Mexico, the USA and China were also taking part.
Chichester Street Art festival took place a few weeks ago in England with some world famous street artists painting at numerous sites around the city. BA Street Art was in the UK last week and went down there to check out the new artworks.